Choose Ohio First
Choose Ohio First STEMM Scholarships
Scholarships are available up to $4,200 per year (based on full-time credit hours) for first year students interested in majoring in STEM fields (biology, chemistry, computer science, geology, mathematics), or nursing, specifically RN-BSN students from Stark State College who will continue at Kent State University.
- 3.0 GPA
- Admittance to Kent State University at Stark for Fall 2020
- Registered for at least 6 credit hours
- Review of applications will be begin March 30, 2020 and will continue until filled
- Applicants receiving the scholarship will be notified by May 1, 2020
Applicants must submit
- Completed online scholarship application.
- Essay indicating why you are interested in a STEM occupation in northeast Ohio. Your essay must be typed, double-spaced and 500-1,000 words. You will upload your essay when you complete the online scholarship application.
- Two letters of recommendation.
- One letter should come from a teacher.
- Letters of recommendation must be submitted via email by the person writing the recommendation. Email letters to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Email all inquiries about the Choose Ohio First program at Kent State Stark to email@example.com.
- Dr. Bathi Kasturiarachi, Mathematics
- Dr. Chrissy Kauth, Nursing
- Dr. Greg Smith, Biological Sciences