Women's Center Scholarships

Women's Center Endowed Scholarship

Established in 2003, the Women's Center endowed scholarship fund provides $500 scholarships to two qualified Kent State University undergraduate students.  Since its inception, the Women’s Center Scholarship program has awarded over $11,000 to student scholarship recipients.  

Application and Eligibility

The Women’s Center scholarship application deadline is May 1st.  

  • Applicant must be a sophomore, junior or senior enrolled at Kent State University 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 (preference given to students who have been involved with the Women's Center)
  • Active involvement in campus and/or community groups and organizations (including holding positions and/or coordinating responsibilities)
  • Unique life circumstances/ challenges such as financial need or overcoming obstacles

Go to the Financial Aid Scholarship Search Website and type "Women" to search and apply for the Women's Center Scholarship.

 

Textbook Assistance Program  

The Women's Center has funds available to assist students in purchasing necessary books for class. The funds are limited and priority is given to juniors and seniors who have been involved with the Women's Center. To apply for assistance, please complete the application. 

Other textbook resources are available through the Kent State University Library.

 

Financial Support Funds

Women's Center Graduate Research Fund
Women's Center Travel Fund
Women's Center Emergency Fund
 
Additional Resources

Kent State University Student Financial Aid website provides many resources and services for university students.

Scholarships for Women lists scholarships for women and the application deadlines by month.

The Life Share Blood Drive collaborates with the University to sponsor several University Health Promotions Blood Drive Scholarships