School of Communication scholarships
A number of scholarship opportunities are available for returning students in the School of Communication:
- The Akron Press Club Scholarship Program
- The Ashton Prize Fund
- The Betty Jane Lichtenwalter Scholarship
- The Carl Dunkle & Margaret Allen Sheppard Scholarship
- The Evelyn Renner Denton Scholarship for Speech and Drama
- The Mary & Walter O"Neil Memorial Scholarship
- The Pixley Scholarships
- The Ruth B. Lewis Memorial Scholarship
- The Ryan C. Basora Scholarship
How to apply
- The deadline to apply for School of Communication scholarships is 5 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2021.
- Details and requirements for the School of Communication scholarships
More scholarship opportunities
Many of these scholarships are available to all students, including first-year students.
Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences scholarships
- Scholarship opportunities in the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences, of which the School of Communication is a member.
The University of Akron scholarships
- Scholarships for UA undergraduates
- Honors College scholarships
- Osher Foundation Reentry Scholarship for adult learners between 25 and 50 years of age who have been away from school for a minimum of five years, are currently enrolled full time, and have completed at least one semester at UA with a minimum GPA of 3.70.
- Verna Trushel Displaced Homemakers' Scholarship assists persons forced to seek paid employment to support themselves and their dependents and who have completed 30 credits with a GPA of 3.70.