Scholarships

Last Updated: 9/9/2021 12:29 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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                                                                                                                                                               Last Updated:  9/9/2021 

-- Kyle Terrian Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  musty be postmarked by July 1, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Criteria:  Must be a senior at a Miami County High School and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher 
    Click here for application  
 

-- Future Begins Today Last Dollar Grant
    Deadline to Apply:  Noon, June 30, 2021 
    Amount:  Varies up to $2,500
    Click here for information and application  
 

EXPIRED *** Troy High School Scholarship Application ***
       Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021 - Return to THS Guidance Office
       This application covers MANY scholarships 
        Click here for application 

EXPIRED *** The Troy Foundation Scholarships ***
       Deadline to Apply:  March 19, 2021
       This website offers MANY scholarships to Troy students. 
       NOTE:  Two references are required for the application.  Applicants must remember to give references ample time to upload documentation.  
       Click here for applications and information 

EXPIRED -- Miami County Foundation -- Leland and Shirley Mott Scholarship (and others)
    
Deadline to Apply:  DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APRIL 1, 2021 
    Amount:  
    Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- Piqua Community Foundation
    Deadline to Apply:  Varies:
    This website offers several scholarships to Troy Students including:
       The Little Kinger Fund Athletic Scholarship - Due April 23, 2021
       The G. William Hartzell Scholarship - Due March 16, 2021
    Click here for information and applications 



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


   Chegg Scholarships 

-- Coca Cola Scholars Foundation 
    Deadline to Apply:  October 31, 2021
    Amount:  $20,000
    Click here for information and application 

 

                                                                          EXPIRED SCHOLARSHIPS

EXPIRED -- CNA Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  August 31, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for information and application 


EXPIRED -- 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  

EXPIRED -- Abbott & Fenner Scholarship
   Deadline to Apply:  June 12, 2021
   Amount:  $1,000
   Criteria:  Must submit a 500 - 1,000 word essay on the topic listed
   Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- 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 


EXPIRED -- McCormick & Murphy P.C. Scholarship 
    Deadline to Apply:  April 30, 2021
    Amount:  $500
   Click here for information and application 

 

EXPIRED -- Vietnam Veterans of America Miami Valley Chapter 97
    Deadline:  April 30, 2021 (postmarked or received by this date)
    Amount:  $1,000
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Level MB Design Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 23, 2021
    Amount:  $1,500
    Criteria:  must be majoring in a design or construction oriented field
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Kona Ice Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 15, 2021
    Amount:  $250
    Click here for application 
EXPIRED -- Troy Cheerleading Boosters Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 15, 2021
    Amount:  $250
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Miami County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  Must be mailed to address provided so that it is received by April 10, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Lincoln Community Center Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 9, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Criteria:  Must have at least a 2.5 GPA and have provided a minimum of 5 hours of community service to the Lincoln Community Center
    Click here for information and application 
 

EXPIRED -- Troy City Schools Support Staff Association Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 9, 2021
    Amount:  $250
    Criteria:  Parent must be an active member of TCSSA
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Troy Junior Basketball/Randy Hile Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 6, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Troy Football Parents Association Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 6, 2021
    Amount:  Varies 
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Mote & Associates Inc. Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 2, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Criteria:  Must be entering the field of engineering, surveying, or architecture, or a closely related field of study
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Lady Trojan Volleyball Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 1, 2021
    Amount:  $300
    Click here for Criteria and application 

EXPIRED -- Miami County Farm Bureau
    Deadline to Apply:  April 1, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Criteria:  Parent or applicant must be a member of Miami County Farm Bureau
                   Preference given to applicants majoring in agriculture
    Click here for information and application 
    For more agriculture related scholarships -- Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarships 

EXPIRED -- Troy Noon Optimists Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 1, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Wright Patterson Air Force Base Educational Fund
    Deadline to Apply:  4:00 pm on April 1, 2021
    Amount:  Varies
    Parent or grandparent must be a current Active Duty Military or Civilian Employees at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
    Click here for brochure and application 

EXPIRED -- Andrea Brown Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 1, 2021
    Amount:  $250
    Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- Kyle R. DeVilbiss Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 1, 2021
    Amount:  $250
    Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- CNA Free Training Scholarships
    Deadline to Apply:  April 2, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for Information and Application

EXPIRED -- Instapot Life Zest for Cooking Culinary Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  April 1, 2021
    Amount:  $1,125
    Click here for more information and application 

EXPIRED -- 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 


EXPIRED -- Pohl Transportation Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 31, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Criteria:  Open to graduating seniors or former graduates who attend(ed) high school in Darke, Mercer, Shelby, Miami, or Auglaize counties.
    Eligible fields include logistics, supply chain management and diesel technology.
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Greater Ohio Valley Women in Defense Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 31, 2021 at 5:00 pm
    Amount:  $1,000 - 2,000
    Criteria:  Must be pursuing a degree in a STEM field with aspirations to pursue a career within or supporting the defense industry.
    Click here for more information and application 

EXPIRED -- Ohio Gas Association Scholarship Foundation
    Deadline to Apply:  March 31, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Criteria:  Must have a career goal in the natural gas or related energy field and a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    Click here for further information and application 

EXPIRED -- Troy Lions Club Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- R. Drew Dalton Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  $2,000
    Criteria:  Must submit the THS scholarship application AND include an essay on why you chose your degree field and what 
                    educational goals you plan to attain.  Must have minimum GPA of 3.0 and provide acceptance documentation for a degree
                    in the field of Arts, Architecture, and/or Planning
    Click here for information 

EXPIRED -- Shelter Insurance Foundation Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  $2,000
    Applicants DO NOT need to a client of Shelter Insurance
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- John Permenter Soccer Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Click here for criteria and application 

EXPIRED -- J. Tyler George Baseball/Softball Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- American Sign Language Club Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for application 
EXPIRED -- Troy City Education Association Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 26, 2021
    Amount:  TDB
    Criteria:  Parent must be a member of TCEA
    Click here for information and application 
 

-- Hobart Institute of Welding Scholarships
    Deadline to Apply:  March 19, 2021
    Click here for more information and application 

-- Karen Ingle Memorial Art Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 19, 2021
    Amount:  $1,500
    Click here for criteria and application 

-- Troy Basketball Parents Association
    Deadline to Apply:  March 19, 2021
    Amount:  $500
    Click here for criteria and application 

-- Life is a Journey -- Don't Stop Believing Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 19, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Robert And Miriam Hartzell Scholarship Fund
    Deadline to Apply:  March 16, 2021
    Amount:  $2,500 (renewable for 4 years)
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Troy High School Band Scholarship  
    Deadline to Apply:  March 15, 2021
    Amount:  Approximately $3,000
    Criteria:  Must provide a letter of recommendation from the THS band director
                  Must be a four year THS band member pursuing STEM or music
    Click here for application and information 

EXPIRED -- Math Club Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 14, 2021 by 1:59 pm
    Amount:  $314
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Troy Dollars for College
    Deadline to Apply:  March 12, 2021
    Amount:  Varies
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Augsburg Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  Must be postmarked by March 12, 2021
    Amount:  varies
    Criteria:  Must be entering a field directly related to financial/resource management
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- 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 


EXPIRED -- Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  March 1, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000
    Must be planning a career in the natural gas and oil industry and have a minimum gpa of 2.5 or higher
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- Key Club Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  February 28, 2021 (return to Mr. Wibbeler)
    Amount:  $1,000
    Criteria:  Must be a member of Key Club
    Click here for application 

EXPIRED -- Midmark Technical Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  February 19, 2021
    Amount:  $20,000 (over four years)
    Criteria:  Must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in engineering
                   Must commit to a work obligation after college graduation with Midmark Corporation
                   Must commit to summer employment while completing degree
    Click here for information and application

EXPIRED -- Kids & Community Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  February 15, 2021
    Amount:  $5,000
    Click here for more information and application 

EXPIRED -- PFLAG Dayton LGBTQ & Ally Scholarship
    Deadline to Apply:  Must be postmarked by February 13, 2021
    Amount:  $1,000 - $2,000
    Click here for information and application 

EXPIRED -- 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  

EXPIRED -- 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
 

EXPIRED -- 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 
 

EXPIRED -- 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 
 

EXPIRED -- 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 

EXPIRED -- 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 

EXPIRED-- 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 

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

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


EXPIRED -- 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 
 

EXPIRED -- 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 
 

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

EXPIRED -- 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