Appalachian Outreach

Appalachian Outreach collaborates with college and community partners to provide programs and services that help eliminate educational and social barriers, champion the benefits of post-secondary education and life-skills training, and promote Appalachian cultural awareness at Sinclair and in the community.

Services Available

  • Life Coaching to assist in maneuvering college and life issues.
  • IMAGE/ICCP Assessment for students unsure of career direction.
  • Appalachian identity efforts to assist students in better understanding our culture.
  • Community service outreach to Dayton's Appalachian neighborhoods.
  • Development and nurturing collaborative partnerships with college and community leaders to design and support programs that celebrate Appalachian identity, culture and values, and the rich diversity within our community.

Scholarships

Institutional and Foundational scholarships are available for students of Appalachian heritage and are based on need. Scholarship applications are reviewed and awarded by the Appalachian Outreach Coordinator and the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.
 

Appalachian Community Update Breakfast

The Appalachian Community Update Breakfast occurs on a quarterly basis and is comprised of local Appalachian community residents and leaders, and members of Sinclair faculty, staff and students. The breakfast serves as a way to share information and provide support for the community and educational initiatives.  The Community Update Breakfasts will be from 8:00 am to 9:30 am in Building 7, Room 006 on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, September 12, 2018
  • Wednesday, December 12, 2018
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Service Information Request

If you would like to request information regarding Appalachian Outreach services, receive reminders and/or RSVP for the Appalachian Community Breakfast, please click on the Service Information Request button below to complete the request form.