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Scholarship Information

Last Updated: 2/17/2021 7:40 PM

Jackie Robinson Foundation, due 01/12/22

John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest, due 01/14/22

2021 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Sweepstakes, ends 01/31/22

Philomatheon Society of the Blind Scholarship, due 02/15/22

AAA School Safety Patrol Scholarship, due 02/25/22

AFA’s Teen Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship, due 03/01/22

Berkshire Hathaway Scholarship, due 03/01/22

Scholarship opportunity for students pursuing a degree in the natural gas and oil industry, due 3/1/22. Click here to access the application.

Horatio Alger Scholarship, due 03/15/22

The Joseph A. and Rhea M. Jeffries Memorial Scholarship, due 03/25/22

PB & J Scholarship, due 05/31/22

BigSun Scholarship, due 06/19/22



3/5/22             YLS Textbook Scholarship          


The United Way of Greater Stark County is offering several $1000 renewable scholarships to be used for textbooks. You must be a first-generation college student to apply. 


4/15/22          Paul & Carol David Foundation Scholar Program                        

The David Scholar Program awards annual scholarships to eligible students attending an accredited college or university in the United States. The purpose of the program is to aid and assist qualified graduating high school students from Stark County who, due to significant financial constraints, would find it difficult to further their education. The annual scholarship award is $7,000, renewable for up to four years for a total of $28,000. See your school counselor for more information. 


06/1/22          Canton Student Loan Foundation  -      
 The Canton Student Loan Foundation offers low interest loans to Stark County high school graduates. The application is available online for electronic submission.

Varies               Choose Ohio First: STEMM Scholarships                                                                        
This renewable scholarship will range in amount from $1500 and up per academic year. Students who wish to pursue an associate or bachelor degree in a STEMM field (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or medicine) are eligible to apply for scholarships from one of 40 Ohio colleges, universities, or technical schools. Eligibility and deadlines vary by institution. All participating schools are linked to the website above with contact information. 

Varies          ROTC Scholarships - &
The U.S. Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) offers many full-tuition scholarships across the country and Ohio. The entrance requirement site, as well as the participating Ohio college/university site, is linked above.  

Varies             Stark State College Scholarships                  

Varies          Kent: Stark Scholarships                

Varies                  Stark Community Foundation    
The Stark Community Foundation is one of the area's major sources of college scholarship support. Offering 100 diverse scholarships, these           opportunities are made possible by generous individuals, families and businesses to benefit students from Stark and Carroll counties.


Loan opportunities:

  • The College Club of Canton Loan Committee (for female seniors), 
  • Canton South Advanced Education Foundation, accepting applications
  • Canton Student Loan Foundation

Scholarship /Financial Aid Information 

Opportunities for Outstanding Student Leaders
Summer Leadership Program:
Week-long leadership camp for high school students onsite at the Reagan Library.

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