Scholarships

LWV scholarship announcement

The Portage Foundation – in conjunction with the League of Women Voters of Kent – announces the application for the Helen Dix Scholarship. 

We award scholarships from several endowed funds:

  • Bailey Simons/Frank Family Memorial Scholarship – awarded to a Rootstown High School student
  • Bernie Kosar, Jr. Scholarship – awarded to a Crestwood High School student
  • Boyd and Joan Wallbrown Agricultural Innovation Scholarship – open to students who plan to study areas of agriculture
  • Douglas Cowell Memorial Scholarship – awarded to a Ravenna High School student
  • The George L. and Genevieve D. Moore Scholarships – awarded to students from Aurora High School
  • League of Women Voters Helen Dix Scholarship – awarded to a non-traditional female student age 25 or above, US citizen, currently enrolled at the junior or senior level, and attending Kent State University or Hiram College.
  • The Portage County College Access Network Scholarships – awarded to students participating in PCCAN activities in the Ravenna School District and Kent City Schools