AAF-Akron Scholarship

AAF-Akron Scholarship

Susan B. Kosich/Oliver Printing & Packaging Co. Scholarship

The Akron chapter of the American Advertising Federation announces the the Susan B. Kosich/Oliver Printing & Packaging Co. Scholarship.

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria and submission requirements for eligibility:

• Be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in a communications-related field, including advertising, marketing, graphic design, digital media, web design, photography, interactive marketing, copywriting, public relations, media planning, journalism and more.

• Be enrolled as a sophomore, junior or senior.

• Carry a full course load (minimum 12 credits) and hold a current minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.

• Attend a Northeast Ohio college or university.

In addition to the $1,000 scholarship, the student recipient will also receive a one-year AAF-Akron student membership.  

Application Deadline is January 18, 2019 at 5 pm and should be submitted to scholarship@aafakron.com. The award recipient will be recognized at the 2019 American Advertising Awards on Friday, February 22, 2019.

Application and Eligibility requirement can be found here.

 

 


 

AAF-Akron Scholarships offered only through The University of Akron and Kent State University Colleges of Business Administration

AAF-Akron invites students to apply for the American Advertising Federation, Akron Chapter, Endowed Scholarship in Marketing.

AAF-Akron awards advertising and marketing scholarships for students at both The University of Akron and Kent State University. Selected by each university, past recipients are:

2017-18
Sydney Bornstine 
of The University of Akron
Adrianna Kmetz 
of Kent State University

2016-17
Alyssa Haley 
of The University of Akron
Ashton Hall 
of Kent State University

2015-16
Griffin Filippi 
of Kent State University

2014-15
Ela Sobolewski
 
of The University of Akron
Caitlin Pisarski 
of Kent State University

2013-14
Sarah Wright
of The University of Akron
Brianna Vayner of Kent State University

Further information regarding these scholarships can be found below.

 


 

The University of Akron

A minimum $500 scholarship will be granted each year to a full-time junior or senior student majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications (IMC) at The University of Akron. The scholarship recipient must possess an overall GPA of 2.75, or above, and a 3.0 GPA, or above, in his or her chosen major. The scholarship recipient is selected by the University Scholarship Committee.

The application deadline is February 1.

The application can be found here.

 


 

Kent State University

To be qualified for this scholarship, you must be a full-time student majoring in marketing in your junior or senior year of study. You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and a GPA of 3.0 in your major course of study.

The application deadline is February 1.

The application can be found here.