Our Opportunities

SPRING 2019 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN UNTIL NOVEMBER 30TH. High School Merit Scholarship applications for current high school seniors are open until December 15th for priority consideration.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Jerry and Nancy O'Ryan Respiratory Care Scholarship
This scholarship was endowed March 2018 to advance education by providing scholarship assistance to students enrolled in the Respiratory Care...
This scholarship was endowed March 2018 to advance education by...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 John and Graham McConnell Scholarship for Foreign Students
Established in May 1996 by an anonymous donor to honor the memory of John and Graham McConnell by providing assistance to foreign nationals who are...
Established in May 1996 by an anonymous donor to honor the memory of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Not Specified Kenneth J. McCormick Art Scholarship
Established in November 2008 by Nancy McCormick to honor her late husband, Kenneth, a retired CPA and former Art student at Sinclair. This...
Established in November 2008 by Nancy McCormick to honor her late...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$750 Kittyhawk Chapter of Association of Old Crows Scholarship
Established in December 2008 by the Kittyhawk Chapter of Association of Old Crows to aid in the development of professionals who have the...
Established in December 2008 by the Kittyhawk Chapter of Association of...
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  • Award: $750
Award Will Vary Larry and Kathleen Adkins Memorial Scholarship
Purpose: The Larry and Kathleen Adkins Memorial Scholarship was endowed by the donors in memory of Larry, a former CIS faculty, and his wife,...
Purpose: The Larry and Kathleen Adkins Memorial Scholarship was endowed...
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  • Award: Award Will Vary
$350 Lawrence Pauze Memorial Scholarship
Established in December 1997 by Al and Yvonne Giambrone in memory of their father Lawrence Pauze, and to provide financial support to students...
Established in December 1997 by Al and Yvonne Giambrone in memory of...
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  • Award: $350
$350 Liberto A. Giambrone Memorial Scholarship
Established in December 1995 by Sinclair mathematics professor Al Giambrone in honor of his father, and to assist students currently taking class...
Established in December 1995 by Sinclair mathematics professor Al...
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  • Award: $350
up to $500 Margaret J. Andrew Memorial Scholarship for Culinary Students
Established in April 2003 by the Westminster Presbyterian Church in memory of Margaret J. Andrew, a devotee of fine cooking and cuisine, to...
Established in April 2003 by the Westminster Presbyterian Church in...
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  • Award: up to $500
$500 Marlene Flagel and Martin Spritzer Scholarship
Established in October 2008 by Marlene and Richard Flagel and their friends to recognize Marnie’s many years of service to Dayton and Montgomery...
Established in October 2008 by Marlene and Richard Flagel and their...
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  • Award: $500
Not Specified Martha Laing Woodward Early Childhood Education Scholarship
Established in November 1995 by family and friends of Martha Laing Woodward, a former teacher, to honor her memory and to recognize special...
Established in November 1995 by family and friends of Martha Laing...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$350 Mattie Edwards Kimbro Scholarship
Established in June 1993 by Mattie Kimbro to provide financial support to students of African descent pursuing any degree program at Sinclair. To...
Established in June 1993 by Mattie Kimbro to provide financial support...
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  • Award: $350
Not Specified Mechanical Engineering Technology Faculty Education
Established in May 2006 by Dr. Alan Watton in recognition for his years of teaching Mechanical Engineering Technologies (MET) and HVAC, also to...
Established in May 2006 by Dr. Alan Watton in recognition for his years...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$200 per student Miata Club Book Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the Miami Valley Miata Club to be awarded to the Automotive Technology Department. Each award is worth $200 per...
This scholarship was created by the Miami Valley Miata Club to be...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $200 per student
$500 Michael J. Canestaro Sr. Chemistry Scholarship
Established in September 2008 by Michael Canestaro Jr., Chemistry Professor at Sinclair, to honor his professional mentor and father Michael...
Established in September 2008 by Michael Canestaro Jr., Chemistry...
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  • Award: $500
Not Specified Michael Taylor Chrysler Automotive Program (CAP) Fund
Established in December 2012 by faculty member, Michael D. Taylor, to advance education by providing a means of supplemental support to the...
Established in December 2012 by faculty member, Michael D. Taylor, to...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$350 Milton A. Marks Scholarship
Established in May 1994 by Milton A. Marks to reward Tourism majors who have demonstrated excellence in the pursuit of their Tourism degree. To be...
Established in May 1994 by Milton A. Marks to reward Tourism majors who...
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  • Award: $350
Not specified Murlin Heights Scholarship for Voice Students
Established in August 2013 by the Murlin Heights United Church of Christ, to advance education by providing scholarship assistance to students who...
Established in August 2013 by the Murlin Heights United Church of...
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  • Award: Not specified
Not Specified NAECON Scholarship Fund for Electronics Engineering
Established in memory of Louis L. Urban, past employee of Sinclair, in 1985 to promote the goals of NAECON and IEEE by helping worthy students in...
Established in memory of Louis L. Urban, past employee of Sinclair, in...
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  • Award: Not Specified
Up to $1,200 Neff Family Access Grants
Established in February 1991 by Robert C. and Dorothy Neff. Robert and Dorothy, grateful for the part Sinclair has played in their own growth and...
Established in February 1991 by Robert C. and Dorothy Neff. Robert and...
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  • Award: Up to $1,200
Up to $3,500 Next Step Fund for Dayton Ballet Dancers
Established in December 2009 by Susan S. Kettering to advance education by providing scholarship to residents of the Miami Valley Who are currently...
Established in December 2009 by Susan S. Kettering to advance education...
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  • Award: Up to $3,500
Varies Nita A. Jennings Scholarship - Women of Greater Dayton
The Nita A. Jennings Scholarship Fund was created in 2008 for the purpose of assisting students at Sinclair Community College who are pursuing a...
The Nita A. Jennings Scholarship Fund was created in 2008 for the...
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  • Award: Varies
Not Specified Pfeife Smith Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Established in March 2012 by family and friends of Pfeife Smith to honor her memory by providing assistance to nursing students who have been...
Established in March 2012 by family and friends of Pfeife Smith to honor...
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  • Award: Not Specified
Not Specified Physical Therapy Assistant Emergency Fund
Established in January 1990 by the Physical Therapist Assistant Club to advance education by providing scholarships to students pursuing a Physical...
Established in January 1990 by the Physical Therapist Assistant Club to...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$500 Ponnie Kendell Political Action Scholarship
Established in September 1999 by the Sinclair Foundation to honor Ponnie Kendell for her years of service as a trustee of Sinclair, and to...
Established in September 1999 by the Sinclair Foundation to honor Ponnie...
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  • Award: $500
Up to $1000 Preble Country Youth Foundation Bright Horizons Scholarship
Established in August 2011 by the Preble County Youth Foundation to advance education by providing scholarship support to students residing in...
Established in August 2011 by the Preble County Youth Foundation to...
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  • Award: Up to $1000
Up to $250 Richard Wartinger Memorial Scholarship
Established in December 2002 by the family of Richard Wartinger to recognize and celebrate his long career associated with Aviation, and to further...
Established in December 2002 by the family of Richard Wartinger to...
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  • Award: Up to $250
$1,500 for Full-Time Students, $750 for Part-Time Students Rita M. McManus Howard Scholarship Fund
The Rita M. McManus Howard Scholarship was established in July 2014 by the Youth Services Network to advance education for Sinclair students who...
The Rita M. McManus Howard Scholarship was established in July 2014 by...
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  • Award: $1,500 for Full-Time Students, $750 for Part-Time Students
$500 (One or More) Robert and Phyllis Lucid Memorial Scholarship for Health Sciences Students
Established in November 2012 by Kathleen Lucid in memory of her parents Robert and Phyllis Lucid for the purpose of assisting students enrolled in...
Established in November 2012 by Kathleen Lucid in memory of her parents...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 (One or More)
$500 Robert D. Minneman Scholarship for CAM Students
Established in 1995 by the employees of the Minco Tool Group for students in the Step II program or the Associate’s Degree program of Computer...
Established in 1995 by the employees of the Minco Tool Group for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Not Specified Robert Mueller Endowment for the Sinclair Music Department
Established in June 2011 through the estate of Robert Mueller to advance education by providing scholarship support to students studying music...
Established in June 2011 through the estate of Robert Mueller to advance...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$438.22 Robin Smith Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Established in June 1993 by GZK, Inc. and friends of Robin Smith, in her memory and to provide assistance and encouragement to students pursuing a...
Established in June 1993 by GZK, Inc. and friends of Robin Smith, in her...
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  • Award: $438.22
$250 - $500 Robyn Lauren Ulrich “Dancing Angel” Scholarship - For Sinclair Honors Program Students
Purpose: Given in memory of Robyn Lauren Ulrich, this scholarship is intended to encourage and reward academic excellence, recognize active,...
Purpose: Given in memory of Robyn Lauren Ulrich, this scholarship is...
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  • Award: $250 - $500
Varies Rodney Jones Memorial CIS Scholarship
The Rodney Jones Memorial CIS Scholarship was created on December 7, 2016 to advance education by providing scholarships to students pursuing a...
The Rodney Jones Memorial CIS Scholarship was created on December 7,...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 Rolayne DeStephen Communications Scholarship
Established in August 1991 to provide assistance and encouragement to students pursuing a degree in Communications. To qualify for this...
Established in August 1991 to provide assistance and encouragement to...
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  • Award: $500
$500 Sheriff Tom Wilson Continuing Education Endowment
Establish by Sheriff Tom Wilson in January 1989 in his continuing efforts to support students pursuing a degree in Law Enforcement. To qualify,...
Establish by Sheriff Tom Wilson in January 1989 in his continuing...
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  • Award: $500
$1,000/year Sifferlen Health Sciences Scholarship - CJ Graduates In UD Sinclair Academy
This scholarship was endowed by Ned and Joyce Sifferlen to assist recent graduates of Chaminade Julienne High School who are enrolled in good...
This scholarship was endowed by Ned and Joyce Sifferlen to assist recent...
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  • Award: $1,000/year
$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 graduates of Chaminade Julienne High School who are enrolled in good...
This scholarship was endowed by Ned and Joyce Sifferlen to assist recent...
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  • Award: $1,000/year
$400.00 Skills USA Scholarship for Automotive Students
The Skills USA Scholarship for Automotive Students is for any Automotive student who has a 2.5 GPA and is recommended by the Automotive Technology...
The Skills USA Scholarship for Automotive Students is for any Automotive...
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  • Award: $400.00
Not Specified Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Scholarship
Established in August 2006 by the Society of American Military Engineers Kittyhawk Post to assist students in Sinclair’s Environmental and Civil...
Established in August 2006 by the Society of American Military Engineers...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$500 Steve and Jan Jonas Transfer Scholarship
Established in January 1997 by Steve and Jan Jonas with the assistance of gifts from the Datatel Corporation and NACUBO, also the scholarship is...
Established in January 1997 by Steve and Jan Jonas with the assistance...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Not Specified Steve Linderman Memorial Veterans Scholarship
Established in April 2012 by Phillip Linderman in memory of his brother, Steve Linderman, longtime employee of Sinclair and to advance education by...
Established in April 2012 by Phillip Linderman in memory of his brother,...
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  • Award: Not Specified
Varies Tait Foundation Early Childhood Education Scholarship
this scholarship was established to assist students in a Sinclair Early Childhood Education program with a minimum 2.0 GPA with their tuition, fee,...
this scholarship was established to assist students in a Sinclair Early...
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  • Award: Varies
$100-$1,000 Tartan Memorial/Tribute Scholarship
Established in March 2009 by the Sinclair Foundation Board of Trustees to provide a means of enhancing student access to higher education and...
Established in March 2009 by the Sinclair Foundation Board of Trustees...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $100-$1,000
Not Specified Theodore E. Schrock Family Memorial Scholarship
Established in January 2012 though the Estate of Dorothy Schrock, to advance education by providing scholarship assistance to Sinclair students. To...
Established in January 2012 though the Estate of Dorothy Schrock, to...
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  • Award: Not Specified
$2,224 Trotwood United Church of Christ Scholarship
This scholarship was created to advance education by providing scholarship assistance to graduates of Trotwood Madison High School who attend or...
This scholarship was created to advance education by providing...
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  • Award: $2,224
$500 VFW Post 2800 Education Scholarship
Established in July 1999 by the VFW Post 2800 to assist students currently pursuing a degree in Child & Family Education. To be eligible for this...
Established in July 1999 by the VFW Post 2800 to assist students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 W. Lee Shadle Memorial Scholarship for Radiology Students
Established in July 2000 by family and friends of Lee Shadle, Professor and faculty member from 1972-1998 and founder of Sinclair’s Radiologic...
Established in July 2000 by family and friends of Lee Shadle, Professor...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$600 William A. Fitzpatrick Scholarship (For Real Estate)
Established in March 1988 by the family of William A. Fitzpatrick, and to support students pursuing a degree/certificate in Real Estate. To qualify...
Established in March 1988 by the family of William A. Fitzpatrick, and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $600