J. Richard Oltmann Memorial 



Applicants must be recommended by an American Amusement Machine Association (AAMA) member company or by an employee of the AAMA member company.  Applicant must be a graduating high school senior entering freshman year as a full-time student at a two-year or four-year fully accredited college or university.

Award Criteria

Scholarship is awarded based on the emphasis of leadership roles, community service and innovation within the activities of the following three criteria: extracurricular activity, achievement/awards, and work experience.


Typically $5,000 for one year


May 1, 2024


It is Community Foundation policy that all portions of the scholarship process be completed by the student applicant. If we learn that any part of the process is not completed by or the work of the student, the application may be removed from consideration or an awarded scholarship revoked.

Application Procedure

  • The application process will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete. The system times out so SAVE your work often!
  • You’ll need your most recent high school transcript saved as a PDF for easy uploading.

To Apply