This scholarship was established in 1995 by Mr. Stitzlein's wife, Rainy Stitzlein, Malone Advertising, family, friends and alumni as a memorial to one of the University's most beloved alumni who died March 14, 1995, at the age of 67. The scholarship pays homage to a man who was a great community leader, loyal alumnus and distinguished businessman. Mr. Stitzlein, chairman of Malone Advertising, Inc. of Akron, was a successful businessman and dynamic community leader whose unabashed devotion to his University and hometown never wavered. Like his wife, Mr. Stitzlein worked for decades to advance the University's mission.
Two awards of $2,000 ($1,000 Fall and $1,000 Spring semester) are available to students majoring in Marketing Management or Integrated Marketing Communications. This scholarship has the potential for renewal and will be determined on an annual basis. In addition to the qualifications listed below, criteria for selection will include extracurricular activities, and community involvement.
1. Marketing Management major or Integrated Marketing Communications major
2. Full-time student
3. U.S. Citizen
4. GPA of 3.25 or better
5. Significant financial need
Resume and cover letter (be sure to state how you meet all qualifications)
Submission deadline: 5:00 P.M., Friday, March 22, 2013
Complete the online application form below complete with a resume and cover letter. Use the cover letter to specify each scholarship you are applying for and how you meet the minimum requirements.
You must be a current student at The University of Akron to apply.
When scholarship description states “full-time student”, “junior standing”, or another criterion, this applies to the upcoming academic year (fall/spring).
Deadline: 5:00 P.M. March 22, 2013.
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If you have any specific questions about how a scholarship would impact your own situation, please contact the Office of Student Financial Aid.
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