This award was established in 2008 to support Kent State University students majoring in Human Development & Family Studies with a preference for those taking classes at or transferring from the Stark Campus. This award is intended to encourage students who have demonstrated the capacity to achieve educational and professional goals, the motivation to achieve these goals, and the initiative to seek opportunities to further their progress. Certificate will be presented along with a $500 scholarship.
Recipients shall be selected on the basis of the following criteria:
Submit application between December 1 and February 14
This $500 scholarship is intended to support graduate study in Human Development and Family Studies.
This scholarship was established in 2010 to provide assistance to graduate students in the field of Human Development and Family Studies. One award will be made annually to a student enrolled in the M.A. program in HDFS. The award will be $500.
Applications are due by February 15.
This award was established in 1993 to recognize Dorothy Fruit, former Director of the School of Family and Consumer Studies. In 1998 Ruth Beck, mother of Dorothy Fruit, endowed this scholarship. The scholarship recognizes an outstanding junior majoring in HDFS with a concentration in Gerontology. One $500 scholarship will be awarded.
The criteria are as follows: ·
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