Scholarship Program

Striving to Improve Lives of Students in Summit County

For the 34th consecutive year, the Akron Urban League awarded and distributed more than $230,000 in scholarships to high school seniors, residing and attending school in Summit County, sponsored by community groups, corporations, and higher education institutions. Thank you to all of our scholarship partners, this is not possible without you!

2020 Scholarship Partners:

  • Akron Children's Hospital
  • Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Benesch, Bridgestone
  • Chemical Bank
  • Cleveland Clinic Akron General
  • Dominion Energy
  • The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • Kent State University
  • Roetzel & Andress
  • Stark State College
  • Summa Health
  • Williams Challenge Scholarship Fund
  • The University of Akron
  • Akron Community Scholarship
  •  Akron South High School Alumni
  • Jolly Twelve Social Club
  • The Minerva Foundation of Akron
  • Richard Chenoweth Akron Community Service Center & Urban League Fund
  • Synthomer Foundation
  • Tire Town Golf Club

 meet OUR 2020 RECIPIENTS!