Brookville High School Newsletter

January 2016

Congratulations to the following seniors on their college acceptance!

Breann Daniels - Wright State University

Nicole Martin - Sinclair Community College

Melissa Parish - Wright State University, Miami University, Ohio University, Kent State University,

Kellie Schell - Ohio State University @ Lima

TJ Hunt - Ohio State University @Wooster

Allyson Griffy - Ohio State University @ Wooster

Austin Stutz - University of Toledo, Grace College

Maria Hummel - Franciscian University of Stubenville

Brantley Beck - Wright State University

Scholarships Available

Sinclair Merit Scholarship

Deadline to apply is: June 28th, Sinclair’s Merit Scholarship application is open through June 28th,


Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:

+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics

+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2016.

We ask interested students to visit and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.


Montgomery County Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Three $1000 scholarships may be awarded to successful applicants who are currently graduating high school seniors and will be give in the following order to applications who are 1. the child of a fallen law enforcement officer from Montgomery County, 2. a family member of a fallen law enforcement officer from Montgomery County, 3. a Montgomery County police officer's family member, 4. a Montgomery County resident intending upon pursuing a law enforcement career and 5. a Montgomery County high school student or reapplying recipient pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology, Forensics, Education or Social Work. Coplies of the application are available in the guidance - due March 7, 2016


Trotwood Church of the Brethren

Scholarship is open to any student from the Trotwood Church of the Brethren family and students from other Southern Ohio Districts Church of the Brethren. Due April 25, 2016 - pick up a copy of the application in the guidance office.


Professional Athletes Foundation Scholarship

Overall high school GPA of a 2.0 or higher, senior status, accepted to a 2 year or 4 year college, nominated by high school coach, participated at the varsity level in athletics for at least one year and has not accepted any scholarship funds or grants to participate in college athletics - Due: February 12, 2016 - pick up a copy of the application in the guidance office.


Gordon Orthodontics Scholarship

Must be a senior attending a state accredited public or private high school, must be a past or present patient of Gordon Orthodontics, have a 3.5 gpa or higher, ACT score of 24 or higher and have strong participation in school activities and community service. Due: April 5, 2016 - pick up a copy of the application in the guidance office.


“B. Davis Scholarship”

The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2016.

Please visit our website at to read about us and to apply for our scholarship. While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.

Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships. We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success. The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.

The deadline for applications is May 23, 2016

Amount of Scholarship: $1,000

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at


Steve Risner Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to an active member of the greater Dayton Association of Baptists who is preparing for full-time church or missionary service. Applications can be completed at and are due February 2, 2016


"Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship

This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page and click on it. Due: June 1, 2016

"Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship

Scholarship through, offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship. This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Go to: to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page and click on it. Due: June 1, 2016

-------------------- has a way to search for various scholarships. Go to


Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools

OhioLEADS! has 200+ scholarships available ranging from $1,000-$11,750 for high school seniors who plan to attend a career college. To find out more about career colleges and schools in Ohio, please visit - applications are available under the scholarships tab. Applications are due by April 9, 2016.


Drive Smart Scholarship:

Teens, create a digital short to help educate your peers about the dangers of driving distracted. In addition to taking a positive step to help keep your friends and others safe on the road, you’ll earn a chance to win $5,000! Go to:


Bowling Green State University Scholarship:

Scholarships are available to BGSU for incoming freshmen considering careers in teaching science and or mathematics. The program called Science and Math Education in ACTION offers recipients $4,000 for the first year of college with increases each year up to $5,200 the 4th year. High school seniors considering teaching either secondary science or math or middle childhood science and math may be eligible for this scholarship program. You must have a GPA of 3.0, an ACT score of 23 or higher - apply by January 15, 2016 at


SportQuest Scholarship for Christian Athletes:

Applying student athletes must meet ALL of the following criteria:

Currently a high school sophomore, junior or senior, maintains a minimum "C" grade average or higher, currently a varsity level athlete in one or more sports, a committed follower of Jesus Christ. Scholarship information: $2,000 scholarships to use towards college of choice. Apply online at Due: February 1st, 2016


You Can Count on Me Scholarship:

The You Can Count on Me scholarship program is designed to recognize high school students who have a desire to pursue post-secondary education and/or training. During the 2015 – 2016 school year, ten students will be chosen to receive a $2,500 scholarship. Additionally, a donation of $250 will be made to the student’s school district in the name of the teacher he/she wishes to recognize. Recipients will be announced beginning late February, with a culminating awards program taking place in May, 2016 recognizing all scholarship recipients.

The focus of this scholarship is to provide financial support for students who have demonstrated a strong work ethic and who wish to pursue opportunities to better themselves through college courses and/or post-secondary training programs. Emphasis will be placed on students who have demonstrated their work ethic through meaningful work experiences. Work experience is not limited to employment outside of the home. Students who demonstrate a strong work ethic by assuming significant support roles within the home or who have contributed a significant amount of time and effort within their communities are equally eligible. Apply online - Due: December 31st


2016 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

National program that awards college scholarships to high school seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan at school, in the community, in the workplace, and at home.

Recipients receive $10,000 renewable scholarships - up to $40,000 per student. Apply online through or


The Taco Bell Foundation is giving away $1 million through the Live Mas Scholarship - 220 scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $25,000. The deadline for the first round of scholarships ends on January 31st, 2016 - go to for more info!


Secret - Mean Stinks Scholarship

Niceness pays. Your actions against girl-to-girl bullying can win you a $10,000 scholarship. Go to: for more information and to apply.


Scholarship for students majoring in Engineering:

The scholarships are sponsored by the Engineers Foundation of Ohio (EFO) in conjunction with the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) and the Ohio Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE).

To be eligible for these scholarships, a student must meet all of the following criteria:

  • be a graduating high school senior (exceptions noted in individual scholarship descriptions);
  • have at least a 3.0 (A=4.0) grade point average;
  • meet the minimum SAT (Math=600, Reading or Composition=500) or ACT (Math=29, English=25) test scores as set by the National Society of Professional Engineers; &
  • be a citizen of the United States and a permanent resident of the State of Ohio.

Go to: to apply

Impmortant Dates:

College Goal Sunday - February 14, 2016 -