The scholarship was established to honor Eleanor and her dedication to the physically disabled. The scholarship is available to students with a documented physical disability who are residents of Athens County. Funds may be used for educational expenses including tuition, fees, books, room, board and transportation. Student must be registered for classes at the time of review and enrolled full-time for the terms the scholarship will be awarded.
Marian Schaefer Sinsel and her husband, Wayne Melvin Sinsel, were business owners and residents of Logan, Ohio. Marian served as Logan City Treasurer for 10 years. Marian's wish was for her contribution to go to help those with a hearing impairment or those training to work with the hearing impaired. Further, qualifying students must be from Hocking County, with students from Morgan and Jackson counties being considered. Awardees must maintain an appropriate grade point average. Student must be registered for classes at the time of review and enrolled full-time for the terms the scholarship will be awarded.