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
The deadline for applications has been extended to Monday, April 27 at 5:00 p.m. Applications can be emailed directly to Dr. Julia Spiker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 enrolled full time, and have completed at least one semester at UA with a minimum GPA of 3.70.
- Verna Trushel Displaced Homemakers' Scholarship assists persons forced to seek paid employment to support themselves and their dependents and who have completed 30 credits with a GPA of 3.70.