Sinclair Community College offers a variety of scholarship opportunities for students.  Scholarships are available to recent high school graduates, new students, current students and returning students.

To find out more information regarding scholarship opportunities, including application and selection details, please click on the links below.   

2014-2015 Scholarships for 2014 High School Graduates are now open.  Click here for the application.  The priority deadline is March 1, 2014.     

Institutional Scholarship applications are no longer available.  Students will be awarded automatically based on eligibility and the availability of funds. 

Displaced Worker Scholarship - The Sinclair Community College Board of Trustees established this scholarship to provide funding for special training to Dayton area workers, their spouses, and dependents who experienced a job loss due to plant closings, company or manufacturing layoffs, or buyouts.  Click here for more details

STARS -    Summer 2014 institutional scholarship applications will be accepted starting March 5, 2014 thru April 4, 2014.  Award notifications for Summer 2014 term scholarships will be sent by April 31st.

To apply for Foundation Scholarships using STARS, click here.

 For more information about Foundation Scholarships, click here.

If you need to reset your STARS password, or would like more information about filling out your STARS application click here.             

Choose Ohio First Scholarship: Must be enrolled in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or Medicine (STEMM) program. Click here for the application.


External Scholarship Applications are listed below:

A Place For Mom Senior Care Innovation Scholarship:  The annual scholarship award is for five (5) students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program in the fields of gerontology, long term care administration, social work, medicine, nursing, or sociology at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university.  Click here for more information.

ACI Scholarship:  Each year Allied Construction Industries (ACI) awards scholarships to students in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or Architectural Engineering or similar construction industry related undergraduate programs.   Click here for the application and requirements.   The deadline to apply is December 20, 2013.

Bound Tree Medical Scholarship - Scholarship available to children of career or volunteer EMTs, Paramedics or firefighters for 2014.  Click here for more details.

Charles Shelton Foundation -  Our mission is to provide educational scholarships to African-American students pursuing a degree in Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Technology. Scholarships are awarded to individuals who have demonstrated an interest and commitment to animal welfare.  Deadline to apply is April 15, 2014.  Click here for more details.

Great Lakes National ScholarshipClick here for more information.

HotelsCheap Scholarship - Need-based scholarship for everybody who's committed to achieving a college degree.  Click here for more information.

Jeannette Rankin Scholarships for Women.  Provides scholarship and support for low-income women 35 years and older to help build better lives through college completion. Click here for more information.

Madden Women's Association Scholarship.  The mission of the MWA is two-fold:

  1. To provide financial support for continuing education through annual scholarship awards to graduating African-American female high school and currently enrolled college students.
  2. To provide financial and active support for the Greater Dayton Youth Golf Academy.

The deadline to apply is April 18, 2014.  Click here for more information.

North America Taiwanese Women's Association (NATWA) Ohio Chapter Scholarship. Deadline to apply January 31, 2014.  Click here for more information.

Ohio Academy of Science:  Merit-based scholarships available to students entering their final year of environmental science or environmental engineering programs.  Click here for more information.

Ohio American Water Works Association Scholarship:  Scholarship available to students in a water industry related program (science, engineering, managment, CIS, or other field).  Deadline to apply February 14, 2014.  Click here for more informationClick here for the scholarship application.

Ohio Distinguished Young Women of America Scholarship Program offers tuition scholarships.  To learn more about the scholarship program click here.

Ohio Soybean Council Foundation:  Available for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Must be pursuing studies related to the soybean industry and the field of agriculture.  Applications are available at  The deadline to apply is January 10, 2014.

 Rotary International Foundation offers scholarship opportunities.  Click here for more details.  Deadlines are listed on the scholarship information.

Sallie Mae Fund offers scholarships - Click here for more details., a free college scholarship rewards program, has reached 500,000 members and will award up to $100,000 in scholarships to college students this year.  Click here for more details.

Athletic Scholarships - Athletic scholarships are available for the following sports:

Men's Basketball Women's Basketball
Men's Baseball Women's Tennis
  Women's Volleyball

Additional information can be obtained by contacting the appropriate coach, (937) 512-2860

For additional information about athletic program participation rates and financial support - Click here for more information.