College Scholarships

The University of Akron is proud to offer an exceptional education that is accessible through scholarships and financial aid opportunities. Scholarships are available for students in the College of Engineering and Polymer Science throughout their college career as they continue to demonstrate academic success. We encourage students in good academic standing to apply for engineering scholarships.

Donor-Named Scholarships

We are thankful for the generosity of our alumni, friends, and industry partners who have invested in our students by establishing these scholarships.

All students in the College of Engineering and Polymer Science, including incoming first-year students, transfer students and current students, are welcome to apply every year.

The College offered $839,000 in scholarships and assistance fund awards during the 2021-2022 academic year.  

Note: If you are chosen for a scholarship for the upcoming academic year, you will receive a congratulatory email in the spring. 

Incoming and current students have the opportunity to apply for scholarships yearly, from late fall to early spring, for scholarships in the following academic year. The scholarship application will be available on September 23, 2022. The priority deadline for applications is January 9, 2023.

Note: The above scholarship link is only for scholarships offered by the College of Engineering and Polymer Science. 



You are automatically considered for a Presidential Scholarship when you apply for admission to The University of Akron.  Learn more about the Presidential Scholarship.

The College of Engineering and Polymer Science Student Assistance Fund was created to provide emergency funding to students when unexpected events threaten to disrupt or prevent a student's educational pursuit. Awards may be used for tuition, fees, room and board, and books. Learn more and apply. 

See even more scholarship opportunities at UA.


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