Salem Community Foundation Tuition Grant

The Salem Community Foundation Tuition Grant Program is now available to Kent State Salem students living within the Salem City, South Range, West Branch, United and Leetonia Village school districts. 

Additionally, the maximum award is up to 20 percent of in-state tuition costs for classes at Kent State Salem. This amount is an increase from the previous 15 percent maximum grant.

Each applicant must be a permanent resident of an applicable school district for at least one year; be pursuing your associate or a first bachelor degree; and attend Kent State Salem. This program is for the fall and spring semesters only. 

Scholarships are available for students in all programs.

There is no minimum GPA requirement for new freshmen students, but current Kent State Salem students and transfer students must have a 2.00 cumulative GPA. Early admission students are not eligible for this grant. 

The maximum award is up to 20 percent of needed in-state tuition costs for classes at Kent State Salem.

The deadline to apply for the SCF Tuition Grant Program for:

  • Fall 2019 is Friday, August 23, 2019
  • Spring 2020 is Friday, January 17, 2020

* Students who completed an SCF application for Fall 2019 do not need to complete an application for Spring 2020.

Salem Community Foundation Tuition Grant Program

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