scholarships

The following list is just a small sample of the many scholarship opportunities available at Kent State University, in the College of Communication and Information, and through outside organizations. Our students with diverse identities and backgrounds are highly encouraged to apply for all scholarships available to them. This list only highlights...

Marching Golden Flashes Kent, OH — Kent State University’s College of the Arts and Hugh A. Glauser School of Music are pleased to announce the launch of the “Marching Golden Flash Award.” This new $1,000 scholarship opportunity will be available to all returning members of the Marching Golden Flashes as well as incoming Kent State students. It is open to students...

Kent State Piano Division Kent, OH — The Hugh A. Glauser School of Music at Kent State University’s Piano Division will host a Scholarship Gala Concert at 5 p.m. on Sun., Jan. 26 in Ludwig Recital Hall. Tickets for the event are $35 per attendee, with all proceeds going toward student scholarships. A complimentary reception, sponsored by Steinway Piano Gallery...

School of Visual Communication Design

Kent State Piano Division   The 2020 Scholarships Winners have been announced! American Greetings –Patrick Spencer The Christopher and Judith Everett –Peiyu Liu VCD Alumni Scholarship –Abigail Silvis VCD Scholarship –Miranda Sepulveda Walker Buchanan Founders Award –Kaylee Smith Walker Buchanan Founders Award –Katherine Herring The Lewis & Dona...

Scott Little and Ian Daugherty Scott Little and Ian Daugherty, both students of Kent State oboe professor Danna Sundet, earned top scholarship prizes in Tuesday Musical’s 2019 Scholarship Competition held on March 23 on The University of Akron campus. The annual competition attracted over 130 applicants representing many of Ohio’s finest schools and conservatories of music....

School of Communication Studies

Scott Little and Ian Daugherty All applicants must be Communication Studies majors.  The deadline for applications is February 1st. The application process is now closed.  Scholarships for Undergraduate Students Arnold And Dorothy Danes Book Scholarship Award amount: $200  Required concentration: Global Communication Other criteria: Student must be an...

College of Communication & Information

Scott Little and Ian Daugherty The Wallace J. Hagedorn Scholarship in Photography The Wallace J. Hagedorn Photography Scholarship is a competitive merit- and need-based scholarship supporting student tuition costs and enriching, out-of-classroom experiences to help photography students develop strong portfolios. The funds come from the largest single gift ($4.2 million) ever...

Donor Stephanie Smith (center) celebrates with the recipient, a communication studies student, of the Arnold & Dorothy Danes Book Scholarship which is named in honor of her parents. The Kent State University School of Communication Studies (COMM) hosted its annual Scholarships and Student Awards Reception on Friday, April 20, with nearly 80 students, parents, donors, faculty and staff members in attendance.   The ceremony celebrated the successful academic year of the school’s top undergraduate and graduate students,...

Assistant Professor Aaron Bacue congratulates the participants in the Hyde Park Forum as the 2018 champion, Alexa Kwiatkowski, whispers to her instructor David Zachrich. The Kent State University School of Communication Studies (COMM) hosted the annual Hyde Park Forum on Tuesday, April 24, in the Kent Student Center Ballroom.  The top three student speakers from both the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 Introduction to Human Communication courses delivered their persuasive speeches to an audience of about 375 attendees....

School of Communication Studies

Donor Nancy Mitchell stands with scholarship honoree Subinuer Aierken at the 2017 Scholarship & Awards Program. The School of Communication Studies is seeking applicants for nearly $20,000 in scholarships which will be awarded in late April at the school-wide Scholarships & Awards Reception. A mix of awards is available for communication studies undergraduate and graduate students, including communication studies-focused Ph.D., students.  To apply for...