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:

*open to all Ohio schools

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 an Aurora High School student.

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.

*Bill and Eddye White Bowling Scholarship: Open to students who have been a member of their high school bowling team.

*Frances A. Patterson Memorial Scholarship: (Currently NOT accepting applications) Open to students who have been an active member of an Ohio 4-H Horse Program.

The Portage County College Access Network Scholarships: Awarded to students participating in PCCAN activities in the Ravenna School District and Kent City Schools

University Chiropractic & Wellness Scholarship: (Currently NOT accepting applications) Awarded to Portage County college students, planning a major in Health Sciences, Nutrition, Mental Health, psychology, sociology & other wellness-related majors.