Appalachian Outreach collaborates with college and community partners to provide programs and services that help eliminate educational and social barriers, champion the benefits of post-secondary education and life-skills training, and promote Appalachian cultural awareness at Sinclair and in the community.
Institutional and Foundational scholarships are available for students of Appalachian heritage and are based on need. Scholarship applications are reviewed and awarded by the Appalachian Outreach Coordinator and the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.
The Appalachian Community Update Breakfast occurs on a quarterly basis and is comprised of local Appalachian community residents and leaders, and members of Sinclair faculty, staff and students. The breakfast serves as a way to share information and provide support for the community and educational initiatives. The Community Update Breakfasts will be from 8:00 am to 9:30 am in Building 7, Room 006 on the following dates: