Paying for Your Education

Other Scholarships Available

Stark County Teachers Association Scholarships

  • Must be a graduate of a Stark County high school
  • Junior or senior for Fall 2014
  • Education major
  • 2.5 GPA minimum

Applications available at www.scrta.net

Deadline to apply:  May 20

Medina County Retired Teachers Association Scholarships

  • Must be a graduate of a Medina County high school
  • Junior or senior for Fall 2014
  • Education major

Applications available at www.medinacrta.org

Deadline to apply:  May 1

Rebecca Bricker Memorial Scholarship

For West Branch High School graduates

  • Must be a graduate of West Branch High School (Beloit, OH)
  • Junior or senior for Fall 2014
  • Elementary Education major
  • 2.2 GPA minimum

Applications available at westbranch.k12.oh.us or contact keithmartig@gmail.com

Deadline to apply:  July 15

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TEACH Grants available

The Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 per year to students who intend to teach in a public or private elementary or secondary school that serves students from low-income families.  Get information about federal TEACH grants

The University of Akron has set additional specifications for its TEACH Grant recipients.  Learn more.

National Spotlight

Fellowships for prospective math, science teachers

Looking for a career change into education? Our college is one of the few in the nation selected to administer the $30,000 Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowships to train prospective math and science teachers who commit to working in urban school districts for a minimum of three years following graduation. Learn more and apply.

Financial Aid at The University of Akron

The University of Akron
Office of Student Financial Aid
Simmons Hall
Akron, OH 44325-2001

Toll Free: 1-800-621-3847 

Phone: 330-972-7032

Fax: 330-972-7139

Email: finaid@uakron.edu

In person: Simmons Hall Lobby

Website: uakron.edu/finaid 

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