The John T. and Julia A. Spellman Scholarship Fund was established to provide academic scholarships to worthy, needy, and ambitious high school seniors residing in Summit County who desire a college education. The scholarships are reviewed on an annual basis by the Spellman Advisory Committee and awarded by the ACF Board of Trustees.
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Akron Community Foundation Spellman Scholarship
IMPORTANT: In order for your application to be considered, all of the following must be submitted and received by Akron Community Foundation, 345 West Cedar Street, Akron, Ohio 44307-2407, on or before April 15. Incomplete application or failure to provide transcripts or recommendations will disqualify your application. Scholarship awards are final, and there will be no reconsideration.
Be Bold Scholarship
The $25,000 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.
To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most...
$1,000 De Novo Scholarship
To be eligible for the De Novo Scholarship:
A) You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.
B) You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
To be eligible for the Nitro Scholarship you must be:
A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;
B) A parent who...
$1,000 Ascend Scholarship
To be Eligible for the Ascend Scholarship:
1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.
2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....