All Opportunities

APPLICATION CLOSED
DEADLINE for the 2018-2019 academic year was March 12, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. any changes or submission after the deadline are ineligible for scholarships

The application will reopen in December of 2018 for the 2019-2020 school year. Please check our website www.fairfieldcountyfoundation.org for details. Any applications started before the opening date will be ineligible.



This page displays a listing of all our available scholarship opportunities. To see which scholarships you may be qualified to receive, complete your General Application and view your Recommended Opportunities page.

Please read the criteria of each fund to make sure that you qualify for the scholarship, before you hit apply.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Amelia Fickel and Glenn Moodie
For graduates of Perry-Southern Local School District, Ohio. Special consideration given to graduates who are residents of the former New...
For graduates of Perry-Southern Local School District, Ohio. Special...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Ann Chess Fund
This scholarship was established in the memory of Ann Chess. Scholarships will be awarded graduating seniors from a high school in Fairfield...
This scholarship was established in the memory of Ann Chess....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Bess H. Floyd Cultural Arts - Rotary
Bess H. Floyd established a fund in 1995 to provide scholarships to enhance excellence in cultural arts in Lancaster and Fairfield County, Ohio. ...
Bess H. Floyd established a fund in 1995 to provide scholarships to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Bess H. Floyd Music - Rotary
Bess H. Floyd established a fund in 1991 to provide scholarships to enhance excellence in music in Lancaster and Fairfield County, Ohio. Eligible...
Bess H. Floyd established a fund in 1991 to provide scholarships to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Billy J. Holbrook Memorial
This scholarship is to honor the memory of Billy J. Holbrook who died in a car accident on Thanksgiving 1998. This is a scholarship to be awarded...
This scholarship is to honor the memory of Billy J. Holbrook who died in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Brian Stoner Memorial
This fund was created in 2011 to memorialize Brian Stoner, a Pickerington, Ohio resident and entrepreneur. Brian’s life was full of varying...
This fund was created in 2011 to memorialize Brian Stoner, a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Bud Goodman Memorial
To be eligible for this scholarship recipients shall have exhibited a livestock project at the Fairfield County Fair, Ohio for a minimum of three...
To be eligible for this scholarship recipients shall have exhibited a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Chad Welch Memorial
As a memorial to Chad Welch, a scholar-athlete at Liberty-Union, this scholarship honors students who have excelled in athletics and academics at...
As a memorial to Chad Welch, a scholar-athlete at Liberty-Union, this...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Charles C. and Barbara Claypool
Established in 1997 to provide a scholarship fund that will make a lasting and significant contribution to certain students seeking educational...
Established in 1997 to provide a scholarship fund that will make a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Charles T. Wilkins
This scholarship is for residents of Lancaster, Ohio and Fairfield County, Ohio.
This scholarship is for residents of Lancaster, Ohio and Fairfield...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Clarence and Edna Steenrod - Rotary
Dr. Clarence Steenrod’s widow established this fund to recognize the work of her husband who was a distinguished and long-time optometrist in...
Dr. Clarence Steenrod’s widow established this fund to recognize the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Clark M. McGhee and Carol T. McGhee
Established in 2005 by the McGhee Family to award college scholarships to students possessing the following qualifications in order of importance. ...
Established in 2005 by the McGhee Family to award college scholarships...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies D. A. R. E.
The D.A.R.E. scholarship is for a graduating senior from Lancaster High School, William V. Fisher Catholic High School or Fairfield Christian...
The D.A.R.E. scholarship is for a graduating senior from Lancaster High...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies D. Eugene Ward Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for Fairfield Christian Academy seniors that are in the college preparation program, who will graduate and attend a two or four...
This scholarship is for Fairfield Christian Academy seniors that are in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies David Boger Memorial - Rotary
Mr. Boger, former math teacher at Lancaster High School, Ohio, was always concerned about the complete development of the total student. His...
Mr. Boger, former math teacher at Lancaster High School, Ohio, was...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Davidson-Jaycees Community Service
The Davidson-Jaycee Support Group established this scholarship with the purpose of providing scholarships to students of any Fairfield County, Ohio...
The Davidson-Jaycee Support Group established this scholarship with the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Deputy Ethan Collins
This scholarship was established in memory of Deputy Ethan Collins by family and friends. Scholarship recipients shall be a graduate of a...
This scholarship was established in memory of Deputy Ethan Collins by...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Doug Henwood Memorial
This fund was established to provide scholarships for a graduating senior of Lancaster High School, Ohio 1. A graduating senior of Lancaster High...
This fund was established to provide scholarships for a graduating...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Martha Gesling Weber
Family, friends and former students established this memorial scholarship to recognize the accomplishments of Dr. Weber in the field of Education...
Family, friends and former students established this memorial...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Paul & Mary Magnuson - Rotary
Funds bequeathed by the late Dr. Paul Magnuson have created an endowment for scholarships in Medicine, Dentistry, Optometry and Nursing. ...
Funds bequeathed by the late Dr. Paul Magnuson have created an endowment...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Phil Floyd Dentistry - Rotary
In 1991 Bess H. Floyd established a scholarship in honor of her husband, Dr. Phil Floyd, to provide for the recognition and furtherance of...
In 1991 Bess H. Floyd established a scholarship in honor of her husband,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Thomas E. Stenger
This fund is for the purpose of providing educational scholarships for college students in the manner described below: 1. Applicant must...
This fund is for the purpose of providing educational scholarships for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Edgar A. Work, Sr.
Mr. Work was the holder of many patents and a life long resident of Fairfield County who provided this opportunity for young people to study at his...
Mr. Work was the holder of many patents and a life long resident of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Elsie R. McClelland Davis Memorial
Elsie R. McClelland Davis, who died in 2000, established this fund for the purpose of providing scholarship grants to qualified graduates of...
Elsie R. McClelland Davis, who died in 2000, established this fund for...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Erik J. Landis Memorial
This scholarship was established by Erik’s parents in honor of their son’s love of learning, love of Fairfield Union and his sense of generosity....
This scholarship was established by Erik’s parents in honor of their...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Eva G. Eyman - Rotary
Eva Eyman was a teacher who received her degree in mid-life. She was an astute investor who regularly worked long hours and was frugal in her life...
Eva Eyman was a teacher who received her degree in mid-life. She was an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Fairfield County Tuberculosis and Respiratory Disease
A scholarship shall be awarded for a student that is seeking a degree as a respiratory therapist. Must be an accredited program. Student must be a...
A scholarship shall be awarded for a student that is seeking a degree as...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Fannie M. Howe Nursing - Rotary
This fund was created to honor Fannie M. Howe. She was the original visiting nurse in Lancaster during the 1930s, 40s, and 50s. She walked all...
This fund was created to honor Fannie M. Howe. She was the original...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Frank P. Maguire Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by the Maguire Family in memory of Frank P. Maguire with the purpose of awarding scholarships to students whose...
This scholarship was established by the Maguire Family in memory of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies George Sakas Memorial - Rotary
Graduates of a Fairfield or Perry County, Ohio high schools are eligible to apply for this engineering scholarship honoring Mr. Sakas, a successful...
Graduates of a Fairfield or Perry County, Ohio high schools are eligible...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Hannah E. Thrash
This scholarship is to provide scholarships to enhance excellence in music with an emphasis on voice. Eligible applicants must be a resident of...
This scholarship is to provide scholarships to enhance excellence in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Hocking Valley Dental Society
This scholarship is for the purpose of providing educational scholarships in the manner described below: 1. Students entering or enrolled in a...
This scholarship is for the purpose of providing educational...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Home School Fund
This scholarship is for the purpose of providing educational scholarships for college students in the manner as described below: ...
This scholarship is for the purpose of providing educational...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jack and Elsie Cox Smith
In 1992 Mrs. Smith established this scholarship for graduates of Fairfield Union High School in Ohio. Special consideration is given to residents...
In 1992 Mrs. Smith established this scholarship for graduates of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jacob Guisinger
This fund was established in memory of Jacob Guisinger to provide scholarships for graduating seniors of Berne Union High School, Ohio. Applicants...
This fund was established in memory of Jacob Guisinger to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jacob Sims - Rotary
This scholarship was established in 1967 as a memorial to the late Jake Sims, a prominent Lancaster native and Rotarian. This scholarship is for...
This scholarship was established in 1967 as a memorial to the late Jake...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies James & Viola Wayland Accounting & Computer Science - Rotary
Funds bequeathed by the late James and Viola Wayland have created an endowment for scholarships in accounting or computer science. James Wayland...
Funds bequeathed by the late James and Viola Wayland have created an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies James & Viola Wayland Students Choice - Rotary
Funds bequeathed by the late James & Viola Wayland have created an endowment for scholarships in a field of study that the student may choose. ...
Funds bequeathed by the late James & Viola Wayland have created an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies James Caple
Mr. Caple established this scholarship to be used for the purpose of providing scholarships for post-secondary studies to Fairfield County, Ohio...
Mr. Caple established this scholarship to be used for the purpose of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jean M. Burdette Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Jean M. Burdette to provide scholarships for Lancaster High School graduates for study in the field...
This scholarship was established in memory of Jean M. Burdette to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jerry Floyd Memorial - Rotary
Bess H. Floyd, wishing to perpetuate the memory of her son, Jerry Floyd, established a scholarship for the recognition and furtherance of...
Bess H. Floyd, wishing to perpetuate the memory of her son, Jerry Floyd,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Joseph and PJ Hoover Family Trust
The Hoover Family established this fund for the purpose of providing educational scholarships for graduates of Fairfield Union High School for the...
The Hoover Family established this fund for the purpose of providing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Keith Kumler Vocational
Family and friends established this scholarship in memory of Keith Kumler for students who will be attending an accredited vocational or technical...
Family and friends established this scholarship in memory of Keith...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Kenneth D. And Zita M. Trimmer
1. 75% of this scholarship will be used for graduates of Lancaster High School or Fisher Catholic High School to pursue a Bachelor’s degree, from...
1. 75% of this scholarship will be used for graduates of Lancaster High...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Kiwanis Club of Lancaster Dr. and Mrs. Glenn Burns
Dr. & Mrs. Glenn Burns established this fund for scholarships in Medicine, Dentistry, Optometry, Nursing or Veterinary Medicine to Fairfield...
Dr. & Mrs. Glenn Burns established this fund for scholarships in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lancaster High Class of 1957 Memorial
For the purpose of providing educational scholarships for Lancaster High School graduates in the manner described below: 1.Recipient must be...
For the purpose of providing educational scholarships for Lancaster High...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lancaster High School Class of 1959
This scholarship is for a senior graduate of Lancaster High School in the manner described below: ...
This scholarship is for a senior graduate of Lancaster High School in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lancaster High School Class of 1964
This scholarship is for a senior graduate of Lancaster High School in the manner described below: ...
This scholarship is for a senior graduate of Lancaster High School in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lancaster Junior Women's Club
This fund was established to provide educational scholarships to support high school females, in Lancaster, Ohio, entering their freshman year in...
This fund was established to provide educational scholarships to support...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lancaster Rotary Club
This scholarship was established in 2004 to make a lasting and significant contribution to students graduating from a Fairfield County, Ohio High...
This scholarship was established in 2004 to make a lasting and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies