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Students H - O

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Students P - Z

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Academic grades (A,B,C,D,F) encompass an evaulation of homework, test grades, class work, quizzes, reports, projects, participation, and attendance. Citizenship grades (1,2,3,4,5) encompass courtesy, participation, attitude, dependability, trustworthiness, effort, initiative, and good behavior. Interim report cards are issued approximately midway through each grading period. 

Honor Roll status is achieved by maintaining a 3.5 or higher G.P.A. Merit Roll status is achieved by maintaining a G.P.A. between 3.0 - 3.499.

Career Passports are very important for our students' education and are needed for them to graduate. There are certain things required to be in your career passport. You should keep reading, especially if you are a senior.

Bylaws and Policies 5517.01 – Bullying and Other Forms of Agressive Behavior

The Board of Education is committed to providing a safe, positive, productive and nurturing educational environment for all of its students. The Board encourages the promotion of positive interpersonal relations between members of the school community.

Harassment, intimidation or bullying toward a student – whether by other students, staff or third parties – is strictly prohibited and will not be tolerated. This prohibition includes


For more scholarships visit the following sites:

All students can sign up for a scholarship mailbox at

Students, be aware that the list posted here will not include scholarships offered by a University for their prospective students. Check with the admissions office of the university of your choice to see what scholarships they offer to their students.

 Scholarships are listed in order they are received - find them in the same number folder 

Box of paper applications located in the GRC


1  PTA Scholarships        

December 5, 2014

 Parent or guardian of applicant must be a member, must be a
 graduating senior of Akron Public Schools, min 2.5 GPA, complete

2 Cavaliers/First Merit Scholarship Program   

(10) $2,000 scholarships   

February 13, 2015

 Based on academic achievement, extracurricular and community
 involvement, letter of recommendation from high school faculty,
 500-word essay and interview, must reside in Summit County

3  Mensa Education & Research Foundation Scholarship Essay Contest    

$1,000 to $2,000     

Jan 15, 2015
 This is an essay writing competition.  See application for more
 details.  To get an entry form, go to

4 Pittsburgh Technical Institute         

up to $6,000   

March 6, 2015

 Student must be a member of BPA, DECA, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA
 HS Student Gov't, HOSA, JROTC, NHS, Skills USA,
 TSA, Ohio Governor's Youth Art Exhibition, National
 Tech Honor Society

5 The National Co-op Scholarship Program  


Feb 15, 2015

 Applicants must have a 3.5 GPA and apply and be accepted for
 the 2014-2015 academic year at one of the WACE Partner
 Institutions:  Clarkson Univ, SUNY Oswego, Drexel Univ,
 Univ of Cincinnati, Johnson & Wales, Univ of Massachusetts Lowell
 RIT, Univ of Toledo and Wentworth Institute of Technology.
 Apply online at

6 Stark State College

various awards

 President's Scholar Award, Choose Ohio First Scholarship,
 Fortisure Foundation, Dual Enrollment & Early College, Stark State

7 Elks National "Most Valuable Student Scholarship"

over $2 million in scholarships

December 5, 2014

 Academic performance as well as financial need.  Application must
 be initiated online at

8 Akron Optimist Club Essay Contest

up to $3,500

February 6, 2015

 Students under age 19 who have not yet graduated.  Complete

9 Optimist Club of Akron Oratorical Contest

up to $3,500

February 17, 2015

 Students under age 19 who have not yet graduated.  Complete application

10 Oberlin College of Arts & Sciences

$10,000 renewable

November 1, 2015

 Must submit part I of Oberlin's application with SAT/ACT plus Writing
 by Nov 1. Common app, letters of recommendation, essay Oberlin's Writing
 supplement and CSS profile must be submitted by January 2.

11 Take Action Video Contest

up to $2,500 in scholarships

December 12, 2014

 Create a 60-second video on consumer scams, cybersecurity, or identity theft
 and enter the Ohio Attorney General's Take Action Video Contest.

12 Ohio Association of Career Colleges & Schools

more than 220 scholarships, over $1 million available

 High school graduate 2015 from state of Ohio, "C" average, must be nominated
 by a current member of the Ohio Legislature

13 Ronald McDonald House Charities US Scholarship Program

January 20, 2015

 Students who are exemplary role models in their communities and have the
 initiative to fulfill their educational goals.

14 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Award

December 18, 2014

  NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards are open to any graduating high school senior entering their
 freshman year at an accredited (not for profit) two- or four-year university, college or
 vocational/technical institute. Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to
 be considered for an award

15 Air Force ROTC (HSSP) High School Scholarship Program

December 1, 2014

 Degree specific, 3.0 GPA and 26 ACT or 1180 SAT critical reading/math, consideration for
 leadership and work experience, extracurricular activities, results from your personal
 interivew, questionnaire results, and academic scores.

16 GE Foundation Scholarship Program

$10,000 renewable

January 8, 2015

 Seniors who embody the characteristics of Leadership, Drive, Integrity and Citizenship.
 The online application can be found at 


17 Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program at UA

up to $5,200

March 1, 2015

 You must be enrolled full time in pursuit of a degree in a science, technology, engineering
 or mathematics related discipline.  It is a renewable scholarship with a maximum eligibility of
 four years (eight semesters) or until completion of a baccalaureate degree, whichever comes
 first.  For renewal, you must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 overall and make sufficient
 progress toward degree completion in a timely manner.

18 AXA Achievement Scholarship

52 winners - one from each state $10,000

December 15, 2014

 Enrolled full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the US for
 entire 2015/16 school year.  Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding
 achievement in school, community or work-related activities.  Special consideraton will be
 given to achievements that empower socity to mitigate risk thro education and/or action in
 areas such as financial, environmental, health and/or emergency-preparedness

19 AXA Achievement Community Scholarship

up to twelve $2,500

February 1, 2015

 Students who have distinguished themselves within their community.  Enrolled full-time in an accredited
 two-year or four-year college or university in the US for entire 2015/16 school year.
 entire 2015/15 school year

20 Graphic Arts Council Benny Awards Competition

1st place  $100
2nd place  $50
3rd place  $25

December 9, 2014

 Open to any high school student involved in commercial art, graphic design, computer graphics,
 printing, journalism or communications programs in the Northeast Ohio area.

21 Graphic Arts Council Educational Scholarship Program

December 9, 2014

 To further the technical education of our youth in preparation for tomorrow's employment
 opportunities in the Graphic Arts community in the Northeast Ohio area.

22 Graphic Arts Council Outstanding Student Award Nomination

December 9, 2014

 This award is established to recognize the efforts of the selected student and to
 encourage their interest in further education and future career opportunities available
 in the Graphic Communications industry. 

23 Newcomer Tradition of Caring Nursing Scholarship


January 31, 2015

 High school seniors currently pursuing a nursing or pre-nursing course of study.

24 Wright State Army ROTC Scholarship

tuition and all requred fees
$1,200 per yr for books (cadets receive $600 per semester, except nursing cadets who receive
full amount in the fall semester
monthly tax-free tiered stipend starting at $300 for freshmen that increases each subsequent
year with seniors receiving $500 per month during the school year

December 24, 2014 and February 28, 2015

 The National Board Scholarship is a four-year scholarship available for high school
 students planning on attending a four-year college program.

25 BGSU Alumni Freshman Scholarship


February 13, 2015

 Alumni Freshman scholarship is presented annually to an incoming freshman student who has
 been admitted to BGSU with a declared major in Biological Sciences. 

26 OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship Foundation Program

$2,500 ea to applicants in each of the 10 OAPSE/AFSCME Districts in the state

March 1, 2015

 Any graduating high school senior whose parent or legal guardian is a member in good
 standing of the Ohio Association of Public School Employees (OAPSE/AFSCME Local 4/AFL-CIO)
 and who intends to enroll in a full-time degree program in any two (2) or four (4) year accredited
 university, college, business or technical school.  The scholarships may be used for any field of

27 Akron Urban League

$500 (one full tuition @ Kent State)

February 19, 2015

 Minimum 2.5 GPA, Essay, FAFSA, Letter of Recommendation, Minimum of 20 volunteer hours
 at The Akron Urban League after you have been awarded a scholarship

28 Gannon Univ School of Engineering & Computer Science


March 30, 2015

 High school math and science GPA of at least 3.0, demonstrated financial need, as determined
 by FAFSA, in following majors:  Biomedical Engr, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engr,
 Environmental Engr, Information Systems, Mechanical Engr or Software Engr

29 Marist College

Full tuition, room and board scholarships 

30 UofA Underrepresented Student Scholarship

up to $3,500

March 1, 2015

 For new UA Freshman who are a member of an historically underrepresented community at The
 University of Akron.  Must be pursuing an associate or bachelor's degree, have a min GPA of 3.0
 or 20 ACT composite, or 950 SAT (critical reading and math)

31 Post Office Locator Scholarship

April 15, 2015

 Must be enrolling in the upcoming 2015 Fall semester, write a short, 500-1000 word essay
 which will be judged on how well-written, compelling, and persuasive they are. Open to all students
 enrolled in accredited academic institutions, and high school seniors who are enrolling upon graduation.
 Students of all majors and intended majors are welcome to participate. Applicants must be residents
 of the United states. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Awards will be sent directly to
 the financial aid office of the institution of the finalist’s enrollment.

32 BGSU Department of Mathematics & Statistics

$5,000 annual 

 Must be planning on studying Data Science.  Contact Professor Jim Albert or Professor Maria Rizzo
 listed on the application.

33 The Accomplished Achiever Scholarship

April 15, 2015

 Graduating senior from the Cleveland and/or Akron School Districts pursuing an Associate/Baccalaureate
 degree from an accredited institution of higher learning or enrolling in a program in a vocational/technical
 school.  Success in his/her academics and/or vocation with a 1.9-2.9 GPA average. 

34 Acorn Scholarship Fund of Akron Community Foundation

(2) (one male and one female ) $1,000 renewable

March 30, 2015

  GPA of 2.0 or higher, financial need, attend a four-year accredited college or university, preferencegiven to students that participated in the Performing or Visual Arts during high school

35 Richard L. Averitte Memorial Scholarship Fund


April 15, 2015

    Senior who has participated in a music program, based on financial need, scholastic achievement,
    leadership and citizenship.  Short essay and personal recommendation required.

36 Coming Together Scholarship Fund


April 1, 2015

    Based on scholastic achievement, leadership and citizenship.  One-page essay detailing how
    racial harmony and cultural awareness have played a role in your education.  One personal
    recommendation from a teacher, administrator or outside organization leader.

37 Esther Simonetti Owen Future Educators Scholarship Fund


April 12, 2015

    GPA of 3.25 or higher, preference given to students who have an aptitude for, interest
    in and experience working with children

38 Anne K. Petry Scholarship Fund


March 30, 2015

    APS student who will attend college to study special education, one-page essay, letter
    of recommendation

39 Kappa Foundation of Akron, Ohio Scholarship

March 13, 2015

    Graduate from a high school in Summit County, plan to enroll in a college or university
    in the Fall 2015, 2.5 GPA, three letters of recommendation

40 State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship Program

(50) $2,500

March 2, 2015

    2.5 to 3.2 GPA, demonstrate financial need

41 Lester Marrison Teacher Education Book Grant


May 15, 2015

    Planning to major in Teacher Education, 3.0 or higher GPA, demonstrate potential as
    an educational leader, two letters of recommendation, one-page essay

42 Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

(50) scholarships each up to $25,00/year

February 27, 2015

    High school seniors and current undergraduates, plan to enroll full time at a four-year
    college or university in 2015-2016, and plan to major in a field of study that focuses
    on engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry

43 Greater Akron Touchdown Club Foundation James E. Sovacool Scholarship Award

(4) $1,000 scholarships

March 3, 2015

    Graduate from a senior high school located in either Summit, Portage, or some of Medina,
    two letters of recommendation, earned at least one varsity letter for participation in an
    interscholastic sport

44 William D. Squires Educational Foundation, Inc Scholarship

$3,000 renewable

April 6, 2015

    Eligibility if primarily based upon financial need-EFC must be less than 8,000 to apply,
    must be highly motivated and have good character, 3.2 GPA and show academic promise

45 Junior Women's Civic Club Scholarship


March 27, 2015

    Female high school senior who will attend an Ohio college or university in the Fall 2015,
    volunteer service, min 2.5 GPA, financial need, must not be a child or grandchild of a
    JWCC member

46 Kent State University/Akron Branch of the NAACP 4-Year Full Tuition Scholarship

(1) 4-year full tuition

April 15, 2015

    Incoming freshman who, as a high school senior, is attending a high school within the
    Akron Public School District or attends a parochial school while residing within the Akron
    Public School District.  Must be admitted to Kent State and intend to enroll full time
    (12 credit hours) at the Kent Campus for Fall 2015 semester.  Applicants must
    demonstrate financial need and therefore must complete the FAFSA, 3.35 GPA,
    African American, Hispanic or Native American ethnicity

47 Summit Endodontic Specialists Scholarship

(2) 500 scholarships

April 3, 2015

    3.0 GPA, based on merit, community service, and academic performance, letter of
    recommendation, must plan to pursue the dental, medical or science-related field

48 Women's Network/Judith Resnik Scholarship Fund

$1,000 renewable

March 31, 2015

    Applicant should be a high school senior enrolled in a public or private school in
    Summit, Stark, Portage, Wayne or Medina County. Applicant must have 3.0 or
    higher GPA and accepted into an appropriate science, math or engineering
    baccalaureate program at a four-year accredited school.  Note that medical
    fields are excluded from eligibility - nursing and pharmacy are also excluded

49 Ohio Black Women's Leadership Caucus Scholarship

February 20, 2015

    GPA of 2.5 or higher, passed the OGT, be an African-American male or female
    senior graduating from Akron Public Schools, two letters of recommendation

50 Ohio Newspapers Foundation Minority Journalism Scholarship


March 31, 2015

    Ohio high school seniors planning to major in a field relevant to our industry,
    particularly journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications at an Ohio
    college or university during the 2015-16 school year

51 Simon Youth Foundation Scholarship


February 25, 2015

    Financial need, academic record, unusual personal or family circumstances,
    and outside appraisals

52 National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences


February 16, 2015

    Plan to attend a four-year college or university and intend to pursue a career
    in television or a television-related field.

53 Ohio PTA Scholarship


March 1, 2015

    Based on student's scholastic achievement, school involvement, leadership
    qualifications, and special family circumstances, letter of recommendation

54 WB Snow Scholarship

February 27, 2015

    Career ed students who possess leadership,dependability, initiative/drive,
    character, and an interest in pursuing a career in the career field your
    program represents, overall 2.5 GPA with a 3.0 or higher in career ed
    classes, no more than 25 days absent from their career ed program
    pursuing post-secondary degree or certification in a skilled trade
    two letters of recommendation

55 James Kura Memorial Scholarship Contest

(3) $1,000 scholarships

March 10, 2015

    Awarded to Ohio high school seniors based on an essay to the question provided
    submit an application (downloaded from link) and a 2 page essay based on the
    question on the application

56 (NANBPWC, Inc) National Scholarship Application

March 1, 2015

    African American, 3.0 GPA or higher, US citizen, submit a typed essay of no
    less than 300 words on the topic:  "Explain the Benefits you Have Gained through
    the Contributions of Two (2) Trailblazers of African Descent (past and/or
    contemporary) and How it has Benefitted you as a person"

57 Bondage Breakers

March 20, 2015

    Applicant must be a child whose "parent is incarcerated" and "provide proof,
    e.g. inmate name, number and institution, 2.5 GPA, demonstrate attributes of
    giving, extracurricular activities such as boy scouts, girl scouts, volunteering and
    or church, applicant must demonstrate leadership and ability to think reasonably,
    300 word essay

58 Ursuline

$1,000 renewable

February 15, 2015

    Admitted students to Ursuline will record a video (two minutes max) explaining how their
    Ursuline education to "Do Something" and change the world.  Upload video to the contest
    tab on Ursuline's facebook page.

59 University of Mount Union Minority Achievement Award

    Required on-campus interview and essay. Tier 1: Min class ranking of 20% or minimum
    GPA 3.5 or min 25 ACT - five recipients to receive an award of $12,000
    Tier II: Minimum 2.5 GPA $5,000

60 Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Foundation Scholarship

$1,000 renewable

March 31, 2015

    Must be a US citizen, have a career goal in the crude oil and natural gas industry, or
    related energy field, be an Ohio resident or a student attending, or planning to attend,
    an accredite Ohio college university or trade school, 2.5 or better GPA for renewal,
    essay and letter of recommendation

61 AXA Achievement Community Scholarship

Up to $750,000 - scholarships of $2,500

February 1, 2015

    Be US citizen or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States,
    District of Columbia or Puerto Rico, be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-
    time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the US for 2015/16
    academic year, demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement
    in school, community or work-related activities, special consideration will be given to
    achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in
    areas such as financial, environmental, health, safety and/or emergency-preparedness

62 VFW


March 27, 2015

 Must be US citizen and attend an accredited college or university in US.  Based on academic
 excellence, commitment to field of study *as requite\red) and community service and
 activities.  Family member of Veteran of Armed Forces of the USA.

63 Bruce Buchholzer Scholarship

(4) $1,000

March 26, 2015

 Must be a high school senior, male or femal, living within Akron/Summit County.  Must have lettered
 in a varsity sport.  Must have an overall 3.0 G.P.A. or above for 4 years of high school.
 Will be attending college in the upcoming Fall

64 OMNOVA Scholarship

(1) $2,000 renewable to one graduating senior in each APS building

April 1, 2015

Four years of high school Math including Algebra II, two years of Laboratory Science, school
and community involvement, economic need and/or outstanding academic ability and performance,
recommended by high school counselor or teacher, 3.0 or higher over seven semesters. Application,
transcript, essay, letter of recommendation, SAR Report (from the FAFSA).

65 John B. Yasinsky

(1) $3,000 renewable to one graduating senior from the APS District

April 1, 2015

Pursuing a college education in science and technology. Four yers of high school mathematics including
Algebra II, two years of Laboratory Science, school and community involvement, economic need and/or
outstanding academic ability and performance, recommendation letter, 3.0 GPA. Application, transcript,
essay, letter of recommendation, SAR Report (from the FAFSA).

66 Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program


June 15, 2015

Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of their web site: 

67 Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc

up to ten (10) $2,000 scholarships

Completed application packages must be received by March 30, 2015

Minority and economically disadvantaged, min GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale..students with a 2.7 to 2.99 GPA
who have shown marked improvement since their freshman yr and demonstrate potential or mastering
college level courses will be considered. Must apply for all financial aid available at the college or university
of their choice, provide at least one recommendation from a teacher, counselor or coach

68 Italian American Professional & Businessmen's Club Scholarship

(12) $5,000 scholarships

April 15, 2015

Based on Italian descent, scholastic ability, need, character and activities

69 Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc (Barbara Whaley, Ruth Travis, Dove & White Rose Scholarships)

$500 - $1,000

February 28, 2015

2.5 GPA, two letters of recommendation, 500 word essay. underrepresented minorities

70 Joy Park Scholarship

March 31, 2015

Essay, Acceptance Letter, Reference Letter, Completed Application, 2.75 GPA

71 Summit County Retired Teachers Association


April 1, 2015

3.0 GPA, Completed application, Essay response to four prompts

72 Dombo-Fielder Communications Scholarship

Must be a communication major, studying broadcasting, journalism, public relations and/or
publishing at a four-year Ohio public college. Resident of Ohio and graduate of Akron
public or parochial school, qualify for financial assistance. Completed application, essay,
and letter of recommendation.

73 Ohio Association for College Admission Counseling Charles L. Warren Memorial Heritage Scholarship


March 16, 2015

Demonstrate and show a continued commitment to cultural and intellectual diversity,
attend an OACAC member high school, have an accumulated GPA of 3.0 or better,
required to attend an Ohio college or university, submit application transcript and
counselor recommendation, and personal statement

74 Great Lakes Neuro Technologies' Biomedical Engineering Education Scholarship

2 awards (one per student)
$1,000 GLNT Dave Stolarski Memorial BME Scholarship
$1,000 GLNT Duncan Lowne Memorial BME Scholarship

April 30, 2015

Must currently reside and be a senior at a Northeast Ohio high school, applicants
must intend to study Biomedical Engineering at a four-year college or university
during the Fall 2015 semester, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, winners
must be able to come to GLNT to present the company

75 Consumers National Bank Homer Unkefer Agriculture Scholarship


April 30, 2015

Must have a min GPA of 3.0, senior attending a school in or residing in Carroll,
Columbiana, Stark or Summit currently enrolled in a 2 or 4yr college level
curriculum, complete application and essay

76 Raphael's School of Beauty Culture, Inc

one full scholarship up $20,380
mini scholarships up to $1,000

Apply on website, mini scholarships offered to graduating seniors $1,000 cosmetology
$1,000 barbering, $750 Esthetic or Combo, $750 Massage Therapy, $500 Nail Tech

77 John S. Knight Ludel Sauvageot Awards

five $5,000 Journalism scholarships
one $5,000 Public Relations Scholarship
one $5,000 Akron Press Club Scholarship
one $5,000 Akron Beacon Journal Commemorative Scholarship

March 6, 2015

    Must be active in any facet of journalism and/or public relations, 350-word autobiography
    samples of your work (maximum of three), letters of recommendation (maximum of three)

78 Ryland Robert Reel Memorial Scholarship

April 15, 2015

 Graduating senior who has played JV or varsity football, baseball or softball for a
 minimum of two years, 2.8 or equivalent GPA, good citizenship. good citizenship, completed
 FAFSA, essay

79 The Pearl Foundation

March 31, 2015

    Complete application, attach two letters of recommendation, copy of transcript, and essay
    30 hours of community service, 3.0 GPA, no suspensions

80 Kappa Kappa Iota, Nu Chapter Scholarship


April 9, 2015

    Students pursuing a career in education, completed application, essay

81 Ohio Black Caucus Scholarship

six $500

March 16, 2015

    African American, 2.5 GPA, selection criteria consists of academic record, financial need,
    extracurricular activities, personal qualities, two letters of recommendation, three copies
    of the completed packet

82 The Jean Thomas Lambert Foundation Scholarship

up to $3,000 per semester, renewable for 3 yrs

May 15, 2015

    Senior at a secondary school in Summit County and reside in Summit County, financial need,
    have attained at least a 3.0 GPA, scored at least a 22 on the ACT, participated in
    extra-curricular activities such as sports and/or community service, two letters of
    recommendation by staff members from his/her school

83 Junior Women's Civic Club

three $2,000

March 27, 2015

    Based on volunteer service, academics, financial need, female resident of Summit
    or Medina County, applicants must be accepted by and plan to attend an Ohio
    college or university Fall 2015

84 American Association of Blacks in Energy Scholarship

three $1,000

March 27, 2015

    Unweighted GPA or 3.0 or better, major in business, one of the pysical sciences,
    technology, engineering or mathematics fields, one of the underrepresented
    minorities (African American, Hispanic, or Native American) in the sciences and
    related areas of technology, essay, two letters of reference 

85 Zumper Apartments Scholarhsip


April 15, 2015

    Outstanding students who have helped their classmates or community in a tremendous
    way, essay and application     


86 American Association of Drilling Engineers AADE

(20) $1,000 
April 30, 2015
GPA of 3.5 or above, 27 ACT or scored at least a min 600 in Math and 600 in Critical
Reading on the SAT, be enrolled in an accredited college in Pennsylvania, Ohio or
West Virginia, US citizen, competed and signed AADE application

87 Northcoast Medical Training Academy 

(5) $3,000
April 15, 2015
Min 2.0 GPA, participation in extra-curricular activities, made a contribution to their
community (study in massage therapy, veterinary asst, medical asst, practical nursing)

88 International Association of Firefighters Fallen Firefighters Educational Scholarship

May 29, 2015
Graduating senior that has an interest in pursuing a career in the Fire or Emergency
Medical Service professions


89 Stark State College GAR College Credit Plus Scholarship

Between $500 - $1,000
August 1 (Fall Term)
December 15 (Spring Term)
High school senior from a Summit County school, complete at leat one Stark State
College Credit Plus course, achieve at least a 2.5 GPA for the College Credit Plus
classes, enroll in at least 12 credit hours at Stark State College

90 Todd Seitz Scholarship


May 6, 2015

    Endowment scholarship for a senior who displays courage in the face of adversity.  Provide
    an essay that best describes how you have had to face adversity and turn in to Mrs. Christy
    Wednesday, May 6

91 Phi Sigma Kappa Fraternity Eta Triton Chapter Scholarship


July 1, 2015

    High school senior pursuing a degree at The University of Akron in Fall 2015.  Has achieved
    a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above, participated in some type of community servie OR involved
    in some type of community or civic organization, leadership experience - officer of one
    organization in high school OR is a current varsity athlete

92 The Pryseski Family Foundation Student-Athlete Scholarship


    Application and essay

93 Akron Counselors Asscociation Scholarship Application


May 8, 2015

    Application and essay


94 Judith Resnick Scholarship

$1,000 renewable
May 15, 2015
Awarded to a young man and a young woman who have expressed an interest in pursuing a
career in mathematics, science, or allied fields.  It will be awarded on the basis of 
academic ability, leadership potential and submission of all requirements.











27 Akron Urban League

$500 (one full tuition @

February 19, 2015

 Minimum 2.5 GPA, Essay, FAFSA, Letter of Recommendation, Minimum of 20 volunteer hours
 at The Akron Urban League after you have been awarded

28 Gannon Univ School of Engineering & Co


March 30, 2015

 High school math and science GPA of at least 3.0, demonstrated financial need, as determined
 by FAFSA, in following majors:  Biomedical Engr, Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engr,
 Environmental Engr, Information Systems, Mechanical Engr or Software Engr

29 Marist College

Full tuition, room and board scholarships

 Planning on majoring in Computer Science or Information Technology 





Akron Public Schools posted additional scholarship information on the old Ellet Web site found here:

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