DPAS offers two scholarships exclusively for their majors and minors:

Pan-African Studies Scholarship

Apply for Pan-African Studies scholarship 2020-21

  • Awarded annually to a Pan-African Studies major and minor based on their financial need.  Additionally, applicants are asked to submit a well-written essay explaining why they chose Pan-African Studies as a major/minor program of study. 
    • Applications are due June 30 by email to Linda Piccirillo-Smith:  lranucci@kent.edu
    • Award amounts: $500 to Pan-African Studies Major; $300 Pan-African Studies Minor
    • Please place 'scholarship app' in the subject line of the email.

Kim Todd-White Scholarship

Apply for Kim Todd-White scholarship 2020-21 

Kim Todd-White was a 1968 graduate of KSU and taught in English and Pan-African Studies for over 20 years. 

  • Applications are accepted annually from any Pan-African Studies major or minor.
    • Award amount $1,200 
    • Scholarship can be applied to any of the following costs associated with tuition: room and board, fees, books, and supplies, and travel expenses.
    • Applications due June 30 by email to Linda Piccirillo-Smith:  lranucci@kent.edu
    • Please place 'scholarship app' in the subject line of the email.

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