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Scholarship Program

The 2021 Scholarship Program

The Akron Urban League awarded and distributed scholarships to local high school seniors graduating in 2021. We had the privilege of awarding 47 scholarships to local students. Additionally, there were 5 "full ride" schloarships issued.

Contact: Nicole Curet, Director of Fund Development - ncuret@akronurbanleague.org 

We rely on the generous support of our community groups, corporations, and higher education institutions to provide scholarships. Thank you for supporting the 2021 graduates!

2021 Scholarship Partners:

  • Akron Children's Hospital
  • Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Akron Urban League Community Scholarship
  • ASW Global LLC
  • Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP
  • Bridgestone Americas Trust Fund
  • Burton D. Morgan Foundation 
  • Cleveland Clinic Akron General 
  • Coltene Whaledent
  • Cuyahoga Falls Church of the Nazarene 
  • Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation 
  • GOJO Industries Inc. 
  • Kent State University 
  • Roetzel & Andress
  • Stark State College Foundation
  • Summa Health
  • Synthomer Foundation
  • The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • The PEARL Foundation 
  • The Richard Chenoweth Fund
  • The University of Akron
  • Tiretown Golf Club
  • Williams Challenge