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Klika, Edwin J. and Ruth L. Scholarship Fund in Summit College
Established by Ruth Klika, The Edwin J. and Ruth L. Klika Scholarship Fund in Summit College, encourages University of Akron students to continue their education and assists these students in meeting the financial demands associated with furthering their education. Income from this endowed fund shall be used to provide annual scholarship awards to students from the University’s Summit College. One scholarship recipient shall be identified each year. The recipient shall have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50 and have demonstrated financial need. The scholarship awards are to be used toward recipients’ tuition, fees, or books. The scholarship recipients shall be selected by the University Scholarship Committee.