Our Opportunities

Below is a list of Sinclair-funded scholarships. Click the “Sign In” button and complete an application. You’ll be automatically considered for all available scholarships based on your GPA, major, and other student record information.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$3,000/year (renewable if students complete 30 credit hours and maintain a 3.0 GPA at the end of their first year in college) HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY: Presidential Scholarship
This scholarship is for current high school seniors (Class of 2023) who...
Deadline02/24/2023
$2,000/year (renewable if students complete 30 credit hours and maintain a 3.0 GPA at the end of their first year in college) HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY: Regional Scholarship (Non-Montgomery County Residents)
This scholarship is for current high school seniors (Class of 2023) who...
Deadline02/24/2023
$2,000/year (renewable if students complete 30 credit hours and maintain a 3.0 GPA at the end of their first year in college) HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY: Virginia McNeal Scholarship
This scholarship is for current high school seniors (Class of 2023) who...
Deadline02/24/2023
Up to $500/semester Belmont High School Founding Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship was established in February 2018 by the Sinclair...
Deadline06/30/2023
Up to $1,000 per academic year JV Colley Scholarship
Established in December 1991 by David and Barbara Colley to honor the...
Deadline06/30/2023
Up to $550 per academic year Kelvin Henderson Memorial Scholarship
Established in June 2021 by Tenneco Friends of Kelvin Henderson to...
Deadline06/30/2023
Up to $750 The Logan Michael Turner Scholarship
This scholarship was endowed through the Sinclair Foundation in October...
Deadline06/30/2023
Up to $500 Professor Debbie Badonsky Paralegal Scholarship
Established in January 2013 by friends, alumni, and colleagues to honor...
Ended
$500 Wind Ensemble Music Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to full-time students enrolled in Sinclair’s...
Ended
$100-$1,000 Tartan Memorial/Tribute Scholarship
Established in March 2009 by the Sinclair Foundation Board of Trustees...
Ended
$250 - $1,500 per student Bill's Donut Shop Scholarship
This scholarship was endowed through the Sinclair Foundation in June...
Ended
Varies Tait Foundation Early Childhood Education Scholarship
this scholarship was established to assist students in a Sinclair Early...
Ended
$1,500 Centerville Women's Civic Club Shirley Heintz Memorial Scholarship
To honor former Centerville Women’s Civic Club member, Shirley Heintz,...
Ended
$1000 Full-time students; $500 part-time students Fleck Engineering Scholarship Fund
Established in August 2007 by the Ernestine Fleck Trust to make grants...
Ended
$1,000/year (first-year students only) Sifferlen Health Sciences Scholarship - CJ Graduates
This scholarship was endowed by Ned and Joyce Sifferlen to assist recent...
Ended
$1,000/year Sifferlen Scholarship for Chaminade Julienne Graduates In UD Sinclair Academy
This scholarship was endowed by Ned and Joyce Sifferlen to assist recent...
Ended
Up to $1,500 Company 7 BBQ First Responder Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established in July 2017 by Company 7 BBQ and Bill...
Ended
$500 David Poff Veterans Assistance Fund
This scholarship was created March 2017 by David L. Poff to advance...
Ended
Varies Dr. Lori Zakel Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was endowed through the Sinclair Foundation in March...
Ended
$500 East Dayton Optimist Single Parent Scholarship
Established in December 1993 by the East Dayton Optimist Club to help...
Ended
$500 per student per term Eugene and Geraldine Reiff Scholarship for Students with Dependent Children
This fund was created to advance education by providing scholarship...
Ended
$250 to $500 Faculty Assembly Finish Line Scholarship
Established in January 1997 by Sinclair’s Faculty Senate to assist...
Ended
Not specified Gary Lee Klein Memorial Scholarship (For First-Time Students)
Established in October 1990 by Mr. and Mrs. Melvyn Klein as a memorial...
Ended
$263.60 Jack and Ann Klein Scholarship for Appalachian Students
Established in October 1990 by Jack and Ann Klein to benefit the...
Ended
$250 James W. Tyler Scholarship for Single Fathers
Established in September 1997 by the family of James W. Tyler to honor...
Ended
Varies Jerry and Nancy O'Ryan Respiratory Care Scholarship
This scholarship was endowed March 2018 to advance education by...
Ended
$500 John and Graham McConnell Scholarship for Immigrants, Refugees or Asylees
Established in May 1996 by an anonymous donor to honor the memory of...
Ended
Not Specified Michael Taylor Chrysler Automotive Program (CAP) Fund
Established in December 2012 by faculty member, Michael D. Taylor, to...
Ended
Not Specified Minority Engineering Technology Scholarship
Established in December 1991 by various donors to assist African...
Ended
Varies Nancy O'Ryan Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was endowed through the Sinclair Foundation in November...
Ended
Not Specified US Air & Trade Show Education Endowment
Established in August 1989 by the Dayton Air and Trade Show to provide...
Ended
$500 VFW Post 2800 Education Scholarship
Established in July 1999 by the VFW Post 2800 to assist students...
Ended
$2,500 per student Winsupply Scholarship - Computer Science and HVAC Majors
This scholarship was established through the Sinclair Foundation to...
Ended
$500 Annette D. Paine Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Established in April 1996 by Glen H. Paine, in honor of his wife,...
Ended
Varies David H. Ponitz Completion Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2014 in honor of David Ponitz’s...
Ended
Not Specified Dayton Chamber Music Society Scholarship
Established in August 2001 by the Dayton Chamber Music Society to help...
Ended
$500 per student Denise R. Bailey Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2006 by family and friends to honor...
Ended
Up to $1,000 per student James Westendorf Have a Heart Foundation First Responder Scholarship
This scholarship was established through the Sinclair Foundation to...
Ended
$250 Major Lee Bridge Builder Award
This scholarship was established through the Sinclair Foundation to...
Ended
$2,500 Mildred C. "Millie" Sadauskas President's Club Scholarship
Established in March 2005 by the Presidents Club of Dayton, an...
Ended
$350 Milton A. Marks Scholarship
Established in May 1994 by Milton A. Marks to reward Tourism majors who...
Ended
Varies Nita A. Jennings Scholarship - Women of Greater Dayton
The Nita A. Jennings Scholarship Fund was created in 2008 for the...
Ended
$2,500 Phillip L. Parker President's Club Scholarship
This scholarship was established in the year 2015 by the President’s...
Ended
Not Specified Robert O'Toole Memorial Scholarship
Established in October 1999 by the Robert O’Toole Memorial Fund at the...
Ended
$2,500 Robert T. Leibold President's Club Scholarship
Established in October 2008 by the Presidents Club of Dayton, an...
Ended
$2,500 Virgil C. Kitchen President's Club Scholarship
Established in March 1999 by the Presidents Club of Dayton, an...
Ended
No specified amount Adele M. Riley Scholarship for Paralegal Students
Established in September 1998 by the Sinclair Community College Board of...
Ended
No specified amount Alliance of the Dayton Dental Society Dental Hygiene Scholarship
Established in September 1994 by the Alliance of the Dayton Dental...
Ended
Up to $1,000 per academic year Alumni Association Scholarship
Established in November 2008 by the Sinclair Alumni Association to...
Ended
Up to $500 per academic year Alumni Association Students with Disabilities Scholarship
Established in December 1980 by the Sinclair Alumni Association to...
Ended