St. Joseph Central High School
The Dick Griffith Scholarship Fund was established to provide a scholarship(s) for seniors from Cabell or Wayne County, West Virginia; Lawrence County, Ohio; or Boyd County, Kentucky. The scholarship is awarded to an individual who best exemplifies Mr. Griffith’s dedication to tennis as a life-long endeavor. While the scholarship is not limited to a competitive tennis player, non-tennis players must have a connection to the tennis community at large. Selection criteria includes, but is not limited to, sportsmanship, moral character, citizenship and satisfactory academic standing. Financial need may be considered. Candidates must also plan to attend an accredited two- to four-year year college, university, community college or technical school.
Applicants must be dependent children of employees of Huntington Steel & Supply Company entering their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year as a full-time student at any four-year accredited college, university or technical school.
Each scholarship recipient shall be chosen on the basis of an evaluation of his or her academic performance, leadership abilities, demonstrated and potential contributions to school and community and financial need compared to costs of the institution at which they intend to enroll after expected family contributions and other grants and scholarship assistance have been considered. Applications are available through the Human Resource Department of Huntington Steel.
The Ironton Area Kiwanis Club Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for students who are graduating high school in Lawrence County, Ohio, and who are members of the Key Club or Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership Program or who excel in community service.
Each applicant must be a graduating senior at St. Joseph’s High School (Ironton, Ohio) and: (1) have served volunteer time in the Ironton Catholic Schools, church and Catholic community; (2) receive Christian lifestyle evaluations by the students of the senior class; (3) receive evaluation by the faculty in the areas of character, service, scholarship and practicality; and (4) have at least a 2.5 GPA overall at the end of the first semester of the senior year.
The LP-JOMAR Scholarship was established to provide assistance to students graduating from the Ironton Catholic Schools.
Each applicant must be a student who demonstrates financial need and who is enthusiastic to learn and to pursue a college education. Students with the highest grade point average will not be the target of this scholarship.
This scholarship provides assistance to students graduating from public and private schools in Boyd and Greenup counties in Kentucky, Cabell and Wayne counties in West Virginia or Lawrence County, Ohio. This scholarship is payable over two years, provided that the student maintains at least a 2.5 GPA in the first year of college/technical school.
Each scholarship recipient shall be chosen on the basis of application and subsequent acceptance and enrollment into a nursing program at a college or technical school. Applicants will be chosen on the basis of demonstrated financial need, solid academic performance, involvement in school and volunteer activities and quality of essay and letters of recommendation.