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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
Maxwell Nixon is the inaugural recipient of the Charles Schwab Foundation Endowed Scholarship for Financial Planning at The University of Akron. “My goal is to help people set up their own finances and assets, so that they have more control over their own lives."Read more
The Bridgestone Americas Akron Trust Fund provided support for several initiatives in the College of Engineering and Polymer Science.Read more
Arlene Nettling recently provided a memorial gift to The Henry “Hank” Nettling Endowed Scholarship in Accounting.