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Schwarzinger, Karl Family Basketball Scholarship
Established in 2000 by Karl Schwarzinger, The Karl Schwarzinger Family Basketball Scholarship will provide financial assistance for young men on The University of Akron basketball team. Based upon his own experience as a Zips student-athlete, Mr. Schwarzinger established this scholarship as a tribute to young men who pursue their athletic dreams while maintaining high academic standards in the classroom. It is Mr. Schwarzinger’s desire that student-athlete recipients of this scholarship maintain a consistently satisfactory GPA and display exemplary character and citizenship. Selection is to be made by the head men’s basketball coach with consultation from Mr. Schwarzinger or those appointed by him.