Scholarships and Awards

Students at Yellow Springs High School are eligible for scholarships granted by the Yellow Springs Community Foundation. These scholarships are listed individually below, along with the maximum award amount and criteria. Final criteria and award amount for the class of 2021 is included within the scholarship application.

These scholarships accept donations; please consider donating today (By check: YSCF, Box 55, Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387, or Online.)


2022 Graduating Class

The Guidance Office at Yellow Springs High School (Dave Smith, has specific application information on each of these scholarships. Scholarship applications open Monday, March 14, 2022 and information is available during the scholarship open house moderated by Dave Smith. The deadline for completing scholarship applications is Friday, April 15, 2022. This includes ALL accompanying materials. Recipients of these scholarships will be notified after May 9, 2022. Final criteria and award amount for the Class of 2022 will be available on the scholarship portal at the beginning of March 2022.

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Available Scholarships

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50th Class Reunion Leadership Scholarship

Antioch College Works Community Service Scholarship

The Antioch School Beloved Teachers Scholarship Endowment, 2015 (for Antioch School students only)

Bulldog Scholarship ($1,000, two awards of $500 each)

Camille Willis Scholarship

Connect to Success Scholarship

Chris Rainey Memorial Scholarship

Chris Sparks Social Justice Award (Class of 1967 50th reunion)

Darryl Dewer Memorial Scholarship

Dorothy Mensenberg Memorial Scholarship

Edwin K. Foos Endowment Science Scholarship

Eric Smith CodeDog Scholarship

G.E.M. (“Go the Extra Mile”) Award

Howard Kahoe/Dud Scott Memorial Scholarship

Independent Order of Oddfellows #279 (I.O.O.F) (up to $4,500)

James A. McKee Memorial Scholarship

John T. McConville Memorial Scholarship

L. Shelbert Smith Memorial Scholarship

Lauren Heaton Scholarship for Aspiring Journalist

Lisa Goldberg/YS Arts Scholarship

The Martha Dell Cadow and Warren Dell Memorial Athletic Scholarship

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Scholarship

Wiley Senior Project Award

YSEA Scholarship

Yellow Springs Chamber of Commerce Scholarship ($1,000)

Yellow Springs High School History Scholarship

Yellow Springs High School Theatre Arts Association (up to $500)

The following scholarships held at YSCF are also awarded annually, but cannot be applied for:

Kay Corbin Memorial Scholarship

John Gudgel Scholarship

For questions regarding applying for any of these scholarships please contact the Guidance Office at Yellow Springs High School.

For questions regarding donations to these or other YSCF funds contact

Past Recipients

Congratulations past scholarship recipients! See lists from 2016 to the present