Scholarships - local

2019 Local Scholarship Applications for Bay High seniors:

IMPORTANT NOTE:You MUST include your transcript, test scores and letter of recommendation (your responsibility to obtain) with each and every of the following applications. Contact Mrs. Magas SOON for copies of your transcript and test scores. These items are required even if they are not mentioned in the application itself!

The Bay Village Community can be proud of the many local scholarship opportunities for our students. Below is a list of local scholarships. Please carefully read the application form or information on the website links provided. Print and complete the application form as instructed on the form.

Completed applications are returned to Mrs. Magas in the Bay High School Guidance office unless otherwise noted. ALL applications are due January 18, 2019 (even if form says otherwise).

These are local scholarships only. Non-local scholarships can be found on our NAVIANCE site and accessed with the password you have been provided by the Guidance Office.

 Scholarship  Sponsor(s)  Eligibility  Applications

Amy Mihaljevic Memorial Scholarship

Bay Village Education Foundation

Active in the local community by way of his/her involvement in affairs such as civic, government, school seniors, youth, church and social activities.

Mihaljevic application

Bay Alumni and Class of 1966
Bay Alumni Foundation $1,000 each Memories Essay: Submit essay on BHS memories, etc.
Bay Alumni Foundation: Memories
Bay Alumni and Class of 1966  Bay Alumni Foundation $1,000 each
Career Tech Essay:
For graduate choosing College Careeer Tech Program
Bay Alumni Foundation: Career Tech
Bay Village Police Auxiliary
 Bay Village Police Auxiliary - $1,000  Planning career in law enforcement
Bay Village Police Auxiliary
Bay Music Boosters Senior Music Scholarship Bay Music Boosters
$ - varies
Applicant must be a graduating instrumental music senior who has been accepted as an instrumental music major at an accredited College/University/Music School.
Bay Music Boosters Application

Bay Men’s Club Scholarship

Bay Men’s Club

Lived in Bay Village for four years, a grade point average of 3.0 and who wants to continue his/her education at a recognized college or university and can demonstrate a need for help.

Bay Men’s Club application

Bay Rotary Club Scholarship Bay Rotary Club
$ - varies
Attend a college or university in the State of Ohio and owned/operated by the State of Ohio or a political subdivision of Ohio. Rotary Club application
Bay Soccer Club Scholarship Bay Soccer Club
 Must have actively participated in BSC programs as a player, coach, referee, instructor, field maintenance worker, data assistant, or held a student leadership position that supported the activities of BSC. Bay Soccer Club application
Bay Teachers’ Association Memorial Scholarship  Bay Teachers’ Association
$ - varies
 Any student planning a career involved in working in some capacity with children- e.g. teaching, counseling or medical.  
Bay Teachers Assoc. app.
Bay Village Historical Society  Bay Village Historical Society
 Graduating Bay High senior who has lived in Bay Village at least four years. Bay Village Historical Soc. app.

Bay Village PTA Council Scholarship

Bay Village PTA Council
$1,000 - $2,000

Intends to pursue a career that promotes the welfare, protection and or the education of youth (not limited to a career in education). Actively involved in the school and community. GPA of 2.8 or better. The student is a U.S. citizen. The parent of the student is a member of PTA or PTSA.

PTA Council application

Bay Village Women’s Club Foundation Scholarship

Bay Village Women’s Club
$ - varies

-Attending BHS at least two years.
-Graduating senior in good standing.
-Rank in upper half of class.

Women’s Club application
Bay Village Kiwanis Scholarship Bay Village Kiwanis Club
Need, leadership, character, scholarship, community and school involvement Kiwanis application

Bradley Bay
O'Neil Nursing Scholarship

Bradley Bay Health Center

Pursuing a career in nursing as an RN or LPN, 3.0 GPA

Bradley Bay application
Carleen H. Bonds Memorial
Carleen H. Bonds
ESL program participant
Carleen Bonds application

John T. Cahoon, Jr. Scholarship

John T. Cahoon Scholarship Fund
$500, renewable for up to four years

Taken in challenging subjects and done quite well. Favor those who are vocally or instrumentally strong and involved with their church and your groups thereof.

Cahoon application

Lisa J. Huhndorff Memorial Scholarship

Huhndorff family

Furthering education in the field of math, science or engineering

Huhndorff application
Eleanor Kellam Scholarship Kellam family
$ - varies

A senior boy or girl who is maintaining a 3.0 cum grade point average and has an interest/ability in English or the Arts)

Eleanor Kellam application
Gynyth Landis Scholarship
Landis family
Planning to pursue field of education.
Gynyth Landis

Magellan Scholarship Magellan Scholarship Trustees

This scholarship offers $1,000.00 annually to a graduating senior who will be attending an out-of-state 4-year college, preferably a highly ranked national university. First preference given to students attending the University of Michigan. Student must show academic achievement and promise, is hard working, ambitious & has an adventuresome character. Magellan Scholarship application

Medical Mutual of Ohio Scholarship


Academic achievement, service and leadership, need, statement of interest, and distribution of other local scholarships

Note: this application is now available through Naviance.
Bobby Peden Rocket POWer Scholarship
Bobby Peden Rocket POWer Scholarship
Preference to athletes and/or those overcoming adverse circumstances.
Bobby Peden Rocket POWer Scholarship application
John Solomon Memorial Scholarship Solomon Family
$ - varies
 Character John Solomon application
Rich Voiers Scholarship Rich Voiers/Bay Alumni Foundation
To a graduating Bay High senior who has been active in Bay Village High School's Men’s or Women’s Basketball program. Rich Voiers application
St. Jude Community Scholarship
St. Jude Scholarship Community  Committee
 Overcame emotional, physical, personal, mental, medical or other struggle.
St. Jude Scholarship application

Thomas and Thomas Scholarship

Thomas and Thomas West Shore Studio

Strong academic history, a social consciousness and a commitment of voluntarism.

Thomas and Thomas application
Trades and Technical Training Scholarship Bay Schools Maintenance Staff & Asst. Supt. of Operations
For a Bay High senior who has enrolled in a college or training school, with a preference for a student interested in the trades, such as HVAC, electrical, plumbing and related trades. Trades/Technical application

Vera Wuebker Fanta Scholarship


Female member of class, 3.5 GPA, active in athletic program, active in community service

Vera Wuebker Fanta application
Veterans of Foreign Wars
VFW (3 awards)
$1,000, $500, $250
Those entering military or military training as specified.
VFW Scholarship
Village Project Scholarship Village Project
For a Bay High School graduating senior who has made a significant impact on The Village Food Project while demonstrating leadership, a positive attitude, and a servant’s heart. Village Project application

Bay Village Foundation Scholarship

Bay Village Foundation
$2,000 minimum

Active volunteer in Bay Village educational, civic or cultural activities.

Bay Village Foundation application

West Shore Chamber Education Committee Scholarship

West Shore Chamber of Commerce

Employee or volunteer working for a West Shore Chamber of Commerce Business Member.
2.5 GPA

Westshore application
Weiland Fund
Bay Village
Education Foundation
$1,000 (2 offered)
on behalf of
Dr. Frederick Weiland and Mary Vysocky
Students planning to study law enforcement, fire safety, or some other field of study focusing on public health and safety. Weiland Fund Application

Bay High School is grateful to our local scholarship providers, including those who do not require or accept applications (see list of non-application local scholarships here).