College Scholarship Resources

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

Akron Community Foundation Non Renewable Scholarships

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 explains the program.
  • Ohio Black Caucus of School Board Members Leo Lucas
  • ScholarshipApplication 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.

National Scholarships