Inform Your Female Students About the Women’s Center Foundation Scholarship

The Women's Center at Kent State University has been a motivating force toward the advancement of women in higher education. An integral part of the center’s effort is to empower women with financial assistance in obtaining a college degree.

The Women’s Center endowed scholarship fund, established in 2003, enables the center to provide two Kent State University female students with a $500 scholarship. To date, 21 women have received scholarships.

Applications will be accepted for the 2014-2015 school year through Friday, Feb. 14, at 5 p.m.

Eligibility and Selection Criteria

  • Applicants must be a female sophomore, junior or senior enrolled at Kent State as a full-time student during the award period
  • Strong academic performance
  • Demonstrated contribution to social causes related to diversity and/or women’s issues
  • Active involvement in campus and/or community groups and organizations (including holding positions and/or coordinating responsibilities)
  • Unique life circumstance/challenges such as financial need or overcoming obstacles

To apply, encourage your female students to complete the application found at  and submit it to the Women’s Center by Feb. 14 at 5 p.m.

For more information, contact the Women’s Center at 330-672-9230.

POSTED: Monday, January 13, 2014 12:00 AM
Updated: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 09:35 AM
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