When it comes to earning a college degree, the greatest obstacle can be funding.
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Williams Challenge Kay D. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Williams Challenge Kay D. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established to honor the memory of Mrs. Kay D. Williams. Mrs. Williams was known as a loving wife, mother, and friend who exemplified goodwill, kindness, and academic excellence. Mrs. Williams, a lifelong Akron resident, had a passion for education, and this fund will continue her legacy. The Williams Challenge is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing educational assistance to aspiring college students.
The recipient(s) of The Williams Challenge Kay D. Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund must be enrolled full time in the College of Education. Applicants must demonstrate both academic excellence and moral character along with the desire, drive, and ability to help young people. Preference will be given to underrepresented students with financial need.
The College of Education Scholarship Committee will make the selections, with final approval from The Office of Student Financial Aid.