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‘SCHOLARSHIP SUPPORT has lifted a weight off of my shoulders. Because of you, I'm able to focus fully on my coursework and my career. It has changed my life. Thank you!’
— Jason Render, a fourth-generation Zip
The Harrington Scholarship for education students
The Harrington Scholarship program, established by Madge W. Harrington and her late husband, F. Theodore Harrington, provides one full-tuition and fees scholarship each year to a student majoring in a degree program within the LeBron James Family Foundation School of Education. In August, Jaysean Davis was named the inaugural recipient of the scholarship.Read more
Evans Foundation Scholarship for business students
The Evans Foundation recently made a gift to The Evans Foundation Scholarship Fund to support students enrolled in UA's College of Business Administration.
Rick Elliott establishes fund to support The UA Steel Drum Band
An Akron native who has traveled the world, Elliott says one of the world’s best-kept secrets is right here in Akron: The University of Akron Steel Drum Band.Read more