Welcome to Central Local School's scholarship and awards page


Fairview Based Scholarships

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Scholarship Submit By Requirements Quantity Dollar Amount Description
Don and Bernice Bayliss Memorial Scholarship March 15th

Must be planning to major in education

Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA

Participation in at least 2 extra-curricular activities in high school

Must attend a four year university or college

Must live in the Central Local School District

1 $500.00  
Fairview Football Scholarship March 15th

A senior varsity football player graduating from Fairview High School continuing on as a full-time first year student at an accredited university or college pursuing a degree, certification or license.

The criteria used for evaluation are:  essay, work experience, extra curricular activities, community service, GPA, class ranking and letters of reference.

up to 3 $500 This fund was established by Fairview Alumni who realized the importance of higher education.  This non-renewable scholarship will be awarded annually for a senior varsity football player that is going on to college.  The amount will be determined annually based on the fund balance and investment return.  The scholarship will be payable directly to the college or university of the student’s choice.
Class of 1959 Scholarship March 15th Open to all Seniors 1 $500.00 The alumni of the class of 1959 will award a scholarship to a graduating senior of Fairview High School.
Arts Festival Scholarship March 15th

Participation in Arts' Festival

Pursue a career in an arts/technology area

2 $250.00 There are two one-time only, non-renewable scholarships which will be given by the Arts Festival Committee of Central Local Schools awarded to two graduating seniors of Fairview High School.  Recipients will be announced at the High School Awards Ceremony in the spring.  Any graduating senior of Fairview High School may apply.
Class of 1961 Scholarship  

not available in 2018

    The alumni of the class of 1961 will award a scholarship in 2017 to a graduating senior.
Fairview Athletic Boosters March 15th

Current year athlete at Fairview High School

Financial need

At least one parent must be an active lifetime booster member.

Must be furthering your education in any field of endeavor, whether it be a 2 or 4 year college

4 $500.00 The Fairview Athletic Booster organization annually awards scholarships for deserving Senior Athletes whose parent(s) are Lifetime Booster Members or who have held a Family Membership for three consecutive years.  Each year a minimum of four $500 scholarships will likely be given; although, the determination of the number and amount of the scholarship(s) will be at the discretion of the Athletic Booster Executive Board.  The scholarship(s) will be awarded by the Fairview Athletic Boosters Executive Committee which consists of the current officers.  The scholarship(s) may be used for any college the athlete(s) choose(s) and will be given to the recipient(s) upon the completion of the first full session of classes.
Fairview Schools Fund March 15th

Fairview HS senior pursuing full-time college enrollment

2 $1,000.00 The Fairview Schools Fund offers at least one scholarship each year to a graduate of Fairview High School. The amount of the scholarship will be $1,000. Depending on the financial status of the fund, more than one scholarship may be awarded. This year there will be at least two scholarships available.
Friends of the Library Scholarship March 15th

Financial Need

Involvement in community or school activities

Volunteer work in school or public library preferred

Must pursue a 2 or 4 year degree

Essay required

1 $500.00 This award will be in the amount of $500 paid by the Sherwood Branch of the Friends of the Library upon completion of the first semester/quarter at a college/technical school. The scholarship can be used toward a two- or four-year degree program and selection will be made by the Scholarship Committee of the Friends of the Library, Sherwood Branch.
H. Gene Bok Scholarship March 15th

Must be a Senior

Must be pursing a college degree

Essay required

1 $300.00  
John L. Fahy VFW Scholarship March 15th

Applicant must be a son, daughter, grandchild, or stepchild of a legal guardian who is a member of an Ohio V.F.W. Post. Preference will be given to Sherwood VFW Post members.

Student must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in, a program at an institution such as a four year college or university, a two year college, or other institution of higher learning.

Applicant must be an upcoming graduate of an Ohio high school. Students outside the Sherwood area may return applications directly to the VFW Post by the deadline.
Applications should be typed or printed in black ink.

1 $500.00 This is a scholastic scholarship in the amount of $500.00 per year, renewable each year of the student’s enrollment in a 2 or 4 year program. Student must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA in college to renew.




Sherwood Area Professional Women March 15th

Open to all senior girls

2 $300.00  
Sherwood Super Center Academic Scholarship March 15th

Pursure a 2 or 4 year degree in a business related field

1 $500.00

This award will be in the amount of $500 restricted to tuition expenses, paid to student and college.

This is a one time scholarship to be used towards a 2 or 4 year degree in the related field of business.

TACLS March 15th Open to all seniors 2 $500.00  


Non-Fairview Based Scholarships and Awards

All scholarships and awards that are received in the Guidance office are e-mailed to students who are eligible to apply.  Please check your @centrallocal.org e-mail regularly to stay updated on scholarship and award opportunities. Below is a general list of local/regional scholarships that are often made available to graduating seniors.  

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High School: (419) 658-2378
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