Alumni and Friends Funded Scholarships

Antioch College offers a variety of scholarships, including both merit-based and need-based assistance. Approximately xx% of scholarship assistance is directly provided by College alumni, through the Annual Fund, the Student Success Fund, endowed scholarships, and scholarships funded by individuals.

Funded by individuals:

New Generations Scholarships

The New Generations Scholarships were inspired by the inaugural donors Al and Donna Denman. They are annual need-based scholarships funded by pledges from individual donors. The New Generations Scholarships are renewable annually for up to four years. Amounts vary from $6,250 per year to $35,000 per year.

The following donors have set up New Generations Scholarships:

Al and Donna Denman
Melvin Landsberg
Karen McClennen ’69
Helen H. Wheeler ’96
Matthew Walker Gribbin
James Spangler ’74 and Megan Trolander
Katy Tornheim ’43
Ilse Tebbetts ’54
Joseph ’47 and Sarah Marcum
Paula Wolk ’67
Joseph G. Stanfield
Daniel Weiss ’75

Antonia Krus Foreit Memorial Scholarship

The Antonia Krus Foreit Memorial Scholarship is a four-year scholarship for a first generation college student. It provides $5,000 per year for four years as long as the recipient maintains good academic standing. Funding for the Antonia Krus Foreit Memorial Scholarship comes from an endowment established by two Antioch College alumni.

George Seifert Scholarship

The George Seifert Scholarship is a needs-based four-year endowed scholarship for a student coming from an under-resourced high school in a low-income community. Special consideration is given to students who are the first in their families to attend college, or are from immigrant families, or attended vocational or career and technical education (CTE) high schools. It provides $5,000 per year for four years. Funding for the George Seifert Scholarship comes from an endowment established by George Seifert ’52.

Denman Total Need Scholarship Fund

Covers total room and board for students with high financial need (one per graduation cohort) for their entire enrollment at Antioch College.

Funded via the Annual Fund:

Antioch College Trustee Scholarship

Merit award granted on the basis of the strength of the application for admission. Up to $32,000/academic year for four years.

Rebecca Pennell Scholarship

Tuition scholarship awarded to students with demonstrated financial need. Awards are determined annually upon submission of the FAFSA.

Algo D. Henderson Room and Board Grant

Awarded to students with demonstrated financial need. Awards are determined annually upon submission of the FAFSA.

Antioch College Alumni Scholarship

$500/academic year for four years to students who are nominated for admission by an alum of Antioch College.

If you would like to set up a scholarship...

Contact the Office of Advancement:
One Morgan Place
Yellow Springs, OH 45387
937-767-2341
matthew.green@antiochcollege.edu