Other Scholarship Resources
The following links are to scholarship and financial aid information available at local educational institutions and organizations. This page will continue to be updated as new information becomes available.
Local Scholarship Information
Financial Aid (http://www.cedarville.edu/Offices/Financial-Aid.aspx)
Scholarships and grants (http://www.cedarville.edu/cf/finaid/scholarships/currentaid/)
Dayton-Montgomery County Scholarship Program (www.dmcsp.org)
Montgomery County Ohio College Promise Program (www.mcocp.org)
Ohio Higher Ed:
Scholarship and grant resources (https://ohiohighered.org/students)
University of Dayton:
Financial Aid (www.finaid.udayton.edu)
United Theological Institute:
Wright State University:
Financial Aid (Raider Connect) (http://www.wright.edu/raider-connect/loans-scholarships-and-grants/scholarships)
National Scholarship Information
The College Board (https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/) - offers helpful college planning information, as well as scholarship resources and tools and calculators to help pay for college.
FastWeb (www.fastweb.com) - enables students to search online for available scholarships nationwide and helps to match a student’s needs to scholarships. The site also offers tips for winning scholarships.
Institute of Education Sciences College Navigator (www.nces.ed.gov/ipeds/cool) - is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education and provides a database, which can be searched by geographic area, college major, type of institution, etc.
The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid (www.finaid.com) - provides an easy-to-follow guide for students applying for federal aid and other types of financial assistance. The site includes information and resources about financial aid, including online calculators to help you figure out how much school will cost and how much you will need to save.
Grant Space (www.youth.foundationcenter.org/youth_scholarships.html) - provides links to other online scholarship and financial aid resources for undergraduate students.
The White House - Reach Higher Initiative (www.whitehouse.gov/reach-higher) - provides links to a White House initiative to inspire students in America and assist students in understanding what is needed to sucessfully complete their education.
College Debt Calculator
Mapping Your Future (http://mappingyourfuture.org/paying/standardcalculator.htm) - estimates student loan payments.
Career Direction Information
Career Coach (www.sinclair.emsicareercoach.com) - provides an online tool for researching various occupations, including regional employment data, and connects students to academic pathways at Sinclair Community College.
Information on Getting Involved Through Volunteerism and Philanthropy
Youth Service America (www.servenet.org) - offers an online directory of volunteer opportunities for youth and adults. Site visitors can enter their zip code, city, state, skills, interests and availability to be matched with organizations needing help.
Youth in Philanthropy (http://youth.foundationcenter.org) - is sponsored by The Foundation Center and provides information and resources for students who want to make a difference in their community.
HERE TO HELP
“Have a question about scholarships or the application process? We’re happy to help.” Talk with a member of our scholarship staff.”
–Elizabeth Horner, scholarship program officer, (937) 225-9955.