The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program honors Senator Barry Goldwater, who served as a soldier and statesman for 56 years. The purpose of the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation is to alleviate a shortage of highly qualified scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.
Goldwater Scholarships may cover eligible expenses for undergraduate tuition, fees, books, and room and board, up to a maximum of $7,500 annually.
The Foundation will award undergraduate merit scholarships to outstanding students. To be considered for nomination, a student must:
Applicants must be nominated by Kent State University to be considered. An institution may nominate up to four students. Interested students should contact Kent State Faculty Representative Pamela Tontodonatoto discuss the application.
Application:Required elements of the application include:
Application Schedule and Deadlines
End of first week of spring semester prior to academic year of award.
For more information, visit the Barry Goldwater Foundation website.