Scholarships

Last Updated: 11/20/2020 4:24 PM
 
  • THS provides announcements of upcoming scholarship due dates and other information
  • Some scholarships will require you to print the application while others can be accessed on-line.
  • This page will be updated as new scholarships become available
  • Local scholarships will be listed first followed by national scholarships
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-- Miami County Foundation
   
Deadline to Apply:  Varies - The earliest is Nov. 1, 2020
   Amount:  Varies 
   This website has several different scholarships available for Troy and Miami County residents.  
   Click here for application and information 


-- Dorothy Walker Beach Memorial Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  Must be POSTMARKED no later than January 8, 2021
   Amount:  $500
   Click here for application and information 


-- Pioneer Electric Cooperative Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  January 15, 2021 - Must be received in the Pioneer Electric Offices by this date
      ** NOTE:  The Pioneer Electric lobby is closed.  Mailing application is preferred.  Please allow time for mail delivery
   Amount:  Varies
   Criteria:  GPA of 3.8 or better, minimum ACT score of 25
   Click here for application and information

-- Elks Legacy Award
   Deadline to Apply:  February 5, 2021
   Amount:  $4,000
   Criteria:  Must be a child or grandchild of a dues-paying Elk member
   Click here for application and information  
 

-- Gordon & DeSantis Orthodontics Scholarship 
   Deadline to Apply:  March 2, 2021
   Amount:  $1,000}
   Criteria:  Must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA and combined SAT score of 1000 or ACT score of 24
   Click here for application and information 
 

-- Voice of Democracy Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  Must be in the hands of the local VFW by Oct. 31, 2020
   Amount:  Varies 
   Click here for application and information 

 

** FOR MORE NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS SEE BELOW 
   (Troy High School has not affiliation with any of these scholarships)


  StudentScholarships.org  

  Chegg Scholarships 

-- Big Sun Scholarship
   Deadline to apply:  June 19, 2021
   Amount:  $500
   Criteria:  Must be involved in a sport in some capacity
   Click here for more information and application  

-- B, Davis Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  May 22, 2021
   Amount: $1,000
   Criteria:  Must submit an essay of 1,000 words or less to the email provided.  
   Click here for more information 

-- 2021 Slater & Zurz Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  March 31, 2021
   Amount:  $5,000
   Criteria:  Must submit a YouTube video and written essay, must be planning to attend a college or university in Ohio
   Click here for more information 

-- WiseGeek Women in STEM Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  December 31, 2020
   Amount:  $500
   Criteria:  Must be a female high school senior planning to pursue a degree in Science, technology, engineering or math
   Click here for application and information 

-- Make the U Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  December 6, 2020
   Amount:  $1,000
   Criteria:  Must be of Hispanic or Latino descent; must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
   Click here for information and application 

-- National Space Club Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  December 2, 2020
   Amount:  $10,000
   Criteria:  Must be pursuing a career in STEM fields with a preference for those with a space related interest.
   Click here for information and application 

-- Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  November 30, 2020
   Amount:  $1,000
   Click here for more information and application 
 

-- Drivers Education Initiative Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  November 30, 2020 and other dates
   Amount:  $500
   Click here for more information and application 


-- Elks Most Valuable Student (MVS) Contest
   Deadline to Apply:  November 15, 2020
   Amount:  Varies 
   Criteria:  Must be a current high school senior planning to pursue a four-year degree on a full-time basis
                  Applicants do NOT need to be related to a member of the Elks 
                  Male and female students compete separately 
   Click here for application and information 
 

-- Overachievers Student Grant
   Deadline to apply:  November 15, 2020
   Amount:  $15,000
   Criteria:  Must be a person who is making a difference in others' lives outside of the classroom
   Click here for information and application 
 

-- James Cox Student Photography Scholarships
   Deadline to Apply:  November 15, 2020
   Amount:  Varies 
   Click here for information and application 

-- Opportunity for Black Women Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  November 11, 2020
   Amount:  $1,000
   Click here for information and application  

EXPIRED-- Coca-Cola Scholars Program
   Deadline to Apply:  Oct. 31, 2020
   Amount:  varies
   Click here for application and information 
 

EXPIRED -- Nitro Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  October 31, 2020; November 20, 2020; December, 31, 2020
   Amount:  $2,000
   Click her for application and information  

EXPIRED -- Horatio Alger Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  Oct. 25. 2020
   Amount:  $25,000
   Criteria:   Must demonstrate financial need
                   Be involved co-curricular and community service activities 
                   Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
                   Maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0
   Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships
   Deadline to Apply:  Oct. 20, 2020
   Amount:  Varies 
   Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- NSHSS STEM Scholarships
   Deadline to Apply:  Oct. 15, 2020
   Amount:  $1,000
   Criteria:  Must demonstrate a desire to pursue a major in one of the STEM disciplines 
   Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- Epic Flight Academy Aviation Scholarship  - Flight Training and Aircraft Mechanics
   Deadline to Apply:  October 1, 2020
   Amount:  Varies
   Click here for application and information