ONEONTA DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS

Oneonta Dollars for Scholars is a community-based foundation affiliated with Scholarship America.  Oneonta Dollars for Scholars' primary purpose is to enhance scholarship funding for Oneonta students.


2021 SAMUEL BERTUZZI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who has demonstrated responsibility beyond the classroom and who is enrolling in a program in vocational or technical training

2021 WALTER & ANNA H. BURCHAN VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating OHS student pursuing a program in vocational or technical training

ALICE S. CLARK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS senior who will be attending SUNY College at Oneonta

ANGIE BERTUZZI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating OHS senior who has participated in school or community performing arts including band, choir, theater and/or dance

ANTHONY & MARCELLA DRAGO SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior pursuing a career in education or a related field

BROOKS' BAR-B-Q CHARITABLE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Presented to graduating seniors involved in restaurant/hospitality management, BOCES food service program or 4H

BRUCE ROWE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior pursuing a career in science or a science-related field

C. JAMES & LOIS S. HERRICK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS senior demonstrating academic success and strong moral character.  He/she will have actively
participated in OHS extra-curricular activities and will attend a 4-year accredited college

CHARLES T. & DORIS B. GALLAGHER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who has excelled in athletics

CHRISTINE M. SCHERMERHORN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who is an inspiration to  his/her peers and is majoring in education or nursing

CLIFFORD A. & ELIZABETH P. MCVINNEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an individual who demonstrates civic and community responsibility and involvement

DANIEL & JEAN ROTHERMEL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education

DOLORES O. & DANIEL G. NOONAN SCHOLARSHIP
To be awarded to an OHS, Christian school or home-schooled student in honor of the Ostrowski and Noonan families

DOUGLAS PARSONS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an Oneonta High School graduating senior who will be attending a four-year college or university, who exemplifies integrity and who has participated in athletics

DR. RUDOLPH & GWEN L. SCHUSTER SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student entering a pre-profession program in the healing arts (veterinary medicine, dentistry, medicine, physical therapy, pharmacy) or the field of health education

EDWARD & FLORENCE OSTROWSKI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who, while encountering hardships, challenges or learning difficulties, has persevered with determination and hard work


EUGENE FRANCIS MURPHY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a Town or City of Oneonta student who has demonstrated a commitment to community service and local government


FIRST RESPONDERS SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a child of an Oneonta Fireman, Oneonta Police Officer, or  State Trooper stationed in Oneonta; student attending SUNY Cortland or Cornell University; a student attending vocational school

FORGIANO FAMILY LEADERSHIP AWARD
Presented to a student who demonstrates leadership, compassion, and perseverance through academics and a broad range of activities


FRAN & JEAN N. HARRIS FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior who is planning a career in education or a health care profession, in memory of Louis C. Nanassy 


FRANCES E. ROWE SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior by the Frances E. Rowe Charitable Trust Board of Trustees


FRANK G. & ETHEL E. BECKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student who encourages his/her peers to foster positive attitudes & behaviors and leads by example

FRANK W. GETMAN, SR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education by the Dewar Foundation Board of Trustees


FREDERICK A. PURITZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student who is furthering their education beyond high school


FUTURE FOR ONEONTA FOUNDATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior demonstrating a history of  quality volunteerism, good academics and/or club or sports activities

GEORGE A. & ISABELLE L. NILES SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior interested in pursuing a career in the field of agriculture and/or business

GEORGE H. LAMBROS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who is a scholar-athlete with a strong interest in history

HELEN STAM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior who is enrolling in a STEM program

HERB & RAE FROH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating student who is pursuing a four-year degree in education or nursing

JAMES & CAROL BAKER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an Oneonta High School graduating senior entering a field of study in business, education or engineering

JAMES C. & MARY LOUISE AUSTIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an Oneonta High School graduating senior pursuing a BS/BA in music or music education


JANICE "DENNY" LENNOX MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating  Oneonta High School graduating senior who, while overcoming challenges, has shown determination, enthusiasm, and perseverance


JARED S. TROTTI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior who has demonstrated a commitment to community service, fosters positive attitudes and behaviors through example, and who will be attending a two or four - year college


JOHN & CATHERINE GALLAGHER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS senior pursuing a career in education or a related field


JOHN K. MILLER MEMORIAL MATHEMATICS SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student who has taken calculus and demonstrates an affinity, curiosity, and enthusiasm for mathematics


JOSIAH & MARY LOUISE LAWSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS student majoring in Elementary Education and first generation in his/her family to attend college


LINDSAY MARIE HARVEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior who is planning to pursue a career in biology/forensics and who demonstrates high moral standards, a gentle spirit, and a genuine love for learning


MARGARET W. OUIMETTE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who demonstrates potential and meets the challenges of his/her academic future through hard work and determination


MARY JANE CRANDALL ALLEN
Presented to an OHS graduate in need of financial aid


MICHELLE R. GOODHUE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating OHS senior who will participate in track, cross-country, or dance at the collegiate level


NANCY WEEKS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a senior student-athlete whose academic work exemplifies thoroughness of preparation, competence, and enthusiasm and whose athletic endeavors demonstrate a competitive spirit, team play, and school pride

ONEONTA CHAPTER OF THE DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating high school senior who is planning on attending college and majoring in education


ONEONTA DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS' SCHOLARSHIP
Celebrating Oneonta students by encouraging them to fulfill their educational goals


ONEONTA DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS' FOUNDERS SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior who has participated in at least one extracurricular activity


ONEONTA ROTARY BREUNINGER/FORMAN AWARD
This award is presented to an OHS graduating senior who intends to pursue a course of study involving international or foreign relations.  Majors might include global studies, international business, foreign languages, or Asian, European, Latin American or Middle Eastern studies.  Preference is given to those who have been actively involved in community service


ONEONTA ROTARY COMMUNITY SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who has demonstrated exceptional interest and participation in community service


ONEONTA ROTARY SCHOLARSHIP IN HONOR OF SELEAN "SAM" KOURY
presented to a graduating high school senior who has been involved in leadership roles while engaged in community service


ONEONTA TEACHERS' ASSOCIATION
Presented to an OHS senior who has shown exceptional determination through personal commitment and hard work


PASQUALE & MARY LEONE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior pursuing post-secondary education


REVEREND RICHARD H. FRYE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student demonstrating academic success, outstanding citizenship, and good moral character who is planning to further his/her education in religious studies, the ministry, community or human services


RICHARD A. MURPHY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating OHS graduating senior majoring in Speech & Language Pathology, Communications, Special Education, or Education


ROBERT B. WARNER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student who has demonstrated a commitment to community service and a desire to continue his/her education in the field of journalism, print, or broadcast media


ROBERT SQUIRES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who has participated in various aspects of educational theater and displays qualities that are exemplary to others

 
ROBERT W. & JOAN F. MOYER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to Oneonta High School graduating seniors recognizing his/her exceptional service to school and community


ROBERT W. & JOAN F.  MOYER TRUST SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior by the Future of Oneonta Foundation in memory of Robert and Joan Moyer


SAMUEL BERTUZZI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Presented to graduating OHS seniors who have demonstrated responsibility beyond the classroom and who are enrolling in a program in vocational or technical training


SHANE ROBERT MARMET MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating student/athlete who demonstrates leadership, compassion, and perseverance both on and off the field


SIXTH WARD ATHLETIC CLUB ASSOCIATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who exemplifies good sportsmanship and character and encourages these qualities in the youth of our community


STAN & LINDA SYVERTSEN FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an Oneonta High School senior who demonstrates diligence and perseverance and pursues a career in business, education, fine arts, or science

STEVEN A. LUTZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Presented to Oneonta High School graduating seniors who plan to further their post-high school education by attending a vocational school or a two or four-year college or university


SUSAN REMILLARD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who will further his/her studies in nursing or a healthcare-related field


THE HON. ROBERT A. HARLEM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS graduating senior who will enter a course of study that leads to a career in the field of law


THE DAILY STAR SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a high school senior actively involved in multi-media, print-media, or with a propensity
towards mass communications

THE JIM KONSTANTY  "THAT'S A GOOD START…" SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a male or female who excelled in one or more sports, behaved as a leader on and off the field, and maintained a B or better average (Students with an interest in coaching youth sports will also be considered.)


THE PATRICIA PANTALEONI MEMORIAL MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an OHS student who has demonstrated accomplishment in the study and performance of vocal or instrumental music, at school or in the community, in any genre (classical, jazz, etc.) with a preference for a student who plays the piano


THE WILLIES FAMILY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior who demonstrates scholarship and leadership with preference being given to a student pursuing a career in education or a STEM field (science, technology, engineering, or mathematics)


THE ZURETTI FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a student who will enroll in a science, technology, engineering or math curriculum including nursing or education


THOMAS M. HUGHSON SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating senior by the Thomas M. Hughson Scholarship Endowment Fund


 WALTER J. & ANNA H. BURCHAN SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an individual who demonstrates an interest in the outdoors, good moral character
and good sportsmanship

WALTER J. & ANNA H. BURCHAN VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a graduating OHS student pursuing a program in vocational or technical training


WILLIAM & ESTHER FINK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a senior student planning to major in history/social studies, education 9 ( particularly early childhood and secondary) or human services


WILLIAM R. PIRONE SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to an Oneonta High School graduating senior


WINIFRED MARCLEY SCHOLARSHIP
Presented to a senior student who will study in the field of nursing or a related field


The Oneonta Dollars for Scholars Board of Directors gratefully acknowledges the charitable giving by families, friends, businesses, organizations and charitable trusts in creating these scholarships and in support of our Oneonta students