Pay It FLASH Forward Scholarship | Kent State University

Pay It FLASH Forward Scholarship

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The Pay It Flash Forward Scholarship is an annual financial award given to an outstanding undergraduate student(s) who demonstrate a commitment to philanthropy. Every dollar received in support of this scholarship was contributed by someone in the Kent State community. This scholarship was created by you and for you! FLASHanthropy truly is an organization of students helping students!

To be considered for the scholarship, a student must:
  • Be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student
  • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Complete the current year FAFSA to demonstrate financial need
  • Complete the online scholarship application on the Student Financial Aid website Kent State Financial Aid Website
  • Complete the scholarship essay
Former Scholarship Recipients:

Meet Our 2017-2018 Recipients:

Alexis Barbati, Biology Majoy     Alexis Barbati, Biology, Junior

Jensen Hykes, Global Communications Major Jensen Hykes, Global Communications, Senior

  • Benjamin Bruening, Finance, Junior
  • Abbagail Higgins, Childhood Educaiton, Freshman
  • Emily Verhovitz, Geology, Sophomore


Meet Our 2016-2017 Recipients

Meet Our 2015-2016 Recipients

If you have questions, please email us at, or call us at 330-672-1375.