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List of scholarships available to Akron Public School Students:
Scholarships listed below are available exclusively to Akron Public School Graduates.
Akron Community Foundation Renewable Scholarships
- Ann Lane gates Scholarship – $500 – $1,000, Project GRAD Participants, number varies
- Judith A Resnik Memorial – $1,000, 2 students, 4 year college or university
- Norma B. Summerville Scholarship – $3,333, 1 female student, 4 year college or university
Akron Community Foundation Non Renewable Scholarships
- Martin O. Chapman and Roberta M. Chapman Humanitarian Scholarship – $500, Garfield High School, 2 students
- Frank Meadows Scholarship – $1,000, Ellet High School Senior
- Anne K. Petry Scholarship – $1,000, 1 student
- Esther Simonetti Owen Future Educators Scholarship – $1,000, number varies.
Other Scholarships (if no link, use a search engine to locate information or contact a school counselor)
- Akron Counselors Association Scholarship – $250
- John B. Yasinsky Scholarship – $3000, renewable
- OMNOVA Scholarship – $2,000, renewable, 1 senor from each APS High School
- Coming Together Diversity Scholarship – $1,200, 4 year college or university
- Akron Branch of NAACP – Full Tuition, renewable, at Kent State, African-American, Hispanic, or Native American.
- Goodyear Tire & Rubber Comopany “Greatness STEMs from Me” – $1,000
- Ohio Black Women’s Leadership Caucus Book Scholarships, Books, African-American
- Akron Urban League
- Akron Council of PTAs Scholarship
- Akron Public Schools Innovation Generation Scholarship – Full Tuition to University of Akron, Renewable
- RaiseMe Micro Scholarships – Earn up to $1,200, renewable getting A’s and B’s. Kent State University Participates. This article from cleveland.com explains the program.
- Ohio Black Caucus of School Board Members Leo Lucas
- Scholarship – Application in 2018 was from Feb 9 until March 14.
- TireTown Golf Club – $500 Renewable each year. Deadline is May 31.
- CT Chimney Repair – $500 available for anyone pursuing a caree in construction management or any trade certification.