Marian H. Smith Short Story Prize

Department: English
Undergraduate/Graduate: Undergraduate
Amount: $100
Student Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate
Distribution: Annual Award

This prize honors the memory of Marian H. Smith, the beloved aunt of a University of Akron faculty member. The prize is open to any University of Akron graduate or undergraduate student and any student enrolled in the Masters in Fine Arts in Creative Writing as part of the Northeast Ohio University Consortium.

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  1. New freshman academic scholarships are awarded based on GPA and standardized test scores provided during the admissions process. Learn more.

  2. Transfer academic scholarships are awarded based on information provided on transfer scholarship application. Learn more.

  3. Major-specific and Honors scholarships are awarded based on completion of specific requirements.

  4. Endowed scholarships are awarded to some students who have demonstrated history of leadership, community service or other personal factors. 
  5. Non-Ohio residents may qualify for one of two out-of-state scholarship programs.

  6. Scholarships are also available from the Office of Accessibility, Military Services Center (for veterans) and ROTC.

  7. External scholarships are offered through Americorp and the Educational Training Voucher.

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