Scholarship Criteria for The Annie L. Dawson Scholar’s Award
PURPOSE: The Annie L. Dawson Foundation awards scholarships to college-bound high school students based on demonstrated academic achievement, financial need, and an express interest in
pursuing a college degree.
CRITERIA: The students eligible for assistance must be graduating high school students who reside in Northeast Ohio and intend to attend a two or four-year college or university. Consideration will be given to academic achievement, financial need and the student's community service record.
Students should submit a scholarship application to their school guidance counselors office.
GUIDELINES: Scholarships will be awarded on an annual basis and disbursed in a one time payment directly to the intended educational institution. Students must be in good standing and maintain no
lower than a 2.0 grade point average or equivalent.
AMOUNT: Each scholarship awarded will be a minimum of $500 and not to exceed $2,000, in a one-time
payment. This award is not renewable.
DEADLINE: The application deadline is April 1st. The deadline is the date after which applications will no
longer be accepted. The Dawson Foundation uses the postmarked dates to determine mailed entries.
Please submit applications by April 1st to:
The Annie L. Dawson Foundation
ATTN: Scholarship Application
13938 Cedar Road #366
Cleveland, Ohio 44118
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