Developed through Anthony and his family’s passion to help deserving students reach their dream of attending a local college or university, the Foundation’s Scholarship Fund awards mulitple $20,000 scholarships to select Tri-State high school seniors.

Congratulations to our 2021 Scholarship Fund Recipients!

Samantha Hart: Fairborn HS|University of Cincinnati
Maria Almeida-VazquezTurpin HS|Miami University
Piper Bollen:West Clermont HS|Northern Kentucky University
Dominic Roeder: Springboro HS|Miami University

Marcela Palek: Summit Country Day|University of Cincinnati
Molly GoodmanSimon Kenton HS|Cedarville University
Serenity Murphy:Roger Bacon HS|University of Cincinnati
Lena Koger: Aiken HS|University of Cincinnati

Abdifatah AliConner HS|University of Cincinnati
Brett Menkhaus: Conner HS|Thomas More University
Jon Toshtemirov: Lebanon HS|University of Cincinnati
Cydnie Stone: Dixie HS|Miami University

Anna O’Connor: Liberty Academy|Northern Kentucky University
Joy Miele: Walnut Hills HS|University of Cincinnati
Luke Fannin: Boone County|Northern Kentucky University

Scholarship Fund applications are no longer being accepted. Next year’s Scholarship Fund application process will open January 2023.


Students are interviewed and chosen based on their financial need, academic achievement, ability to overcome adversity and their ambition to succeed.

Students must include the following in their application:

  • Anthony Muñoz Foundation Scholarship Application Form
  • Personal Essay
  • Acceptance Letter from intended College or University-if available
  • College or University Student ID Number-if available
  • High School Transcript for entirety of high school career, up to date of application submission
  • Current Family Financial Information, including Student Aid Report [SAR] from student’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid [FAFSA] account.


Recipients of the Anthony Muñoz Scholarship Fund must meet several requirements to apply for this scholarship. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Attend a high school in the Foundation’s Area of Impact.
  • Attending an eligible Tri-State college or university with a freshman status Fall 2022. Is your school not listed? Check our list of Ineligible Schools.
  • Display a desire to overcome adversity and demonstrate a financial need.

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Schools

Ineligible Schools

Anthony Muñoz Foundation and Northern Kentucky University Scholarship Partnership


The Anthony Muñoz Foundation has partnered with Northern Kentucky University to enhance the educational opportunities for local youth through increased access and scholarship opportunities.

This partnership will directly impact students by providing scholarship opportunities to those seniors who plan to continue their education at Northern Kentucky University. The scholarship opportunities created and be awarded to Anthony Muñoz Foundation Impact Program students include multiple scholarships with ranging amounts from $500/year to full tuition at Northern Kentucky University.



The Foundation will be accepting AMF+NKU Scholarship applications starting November 15th, 2021 through February 15th, 2022.


Scholarships will be reviewed and awarded on a rolling basis up to the deadline.