School of Communication scholarships
A number of scholarship opportunities are available for returning students in the School of Communication:
- The Akron Press Club Scholarship Program
- The Ashton Prize Fund
- The Betty Jane Lichtenwalter Scholarship
- The Carl Dunkle & Margaret Allen Sheppard Scholarship
- The Evelyn Renner Denton Scholarship for Speech and Drama
- The Mary & Walter O"Neil Memorial Scholarship
- The Pixley Scholarships
- The Ruth B. Lewis Memorial Scholarship
- The Ryan C. Basora Scholarship
Applications are typically due in March for scholarships for the next academic year (starting in fall).
Scholarships available through the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences
Scholarship opportunities in the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences, of which the School of Communication is a member.
University of Akron scholarships
See our scholarships and financial aid page. Additional opportunities:
- Honors College scholarships
- Osher Foundation Reentry Scholarship for adult learners between 25 and 50 years of age who have been away from school for a minimum of five years, are currently a full time student, and have completed at least one semester at UA with a minimum 3.7 GPA.
- Verna Trushel Displaced Homemakers' Scholarship. Deadline: April 1st. This scholarship assists persons forced to seek paid employment to support themselves and their dependents. Candidates must have completed 30 credits with a 3.7 GPA.