Scholarships

Our Community Foundation Fund was established in 2001.

Description

To provide annual scholarships for students pursuing a communications, marketing, public relations or related degree at The University of Toledo or Bowling Green State University (or another accredited university or college in Ohio or Michigan) who will be full-time (as defined by the institution) college undergraduate or graduate students. Scholarship recipients may re-apply in subsequent years. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

It is anticipated that at least two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded in early May. Finalists may be interviewed. Recipients will be introduced at AAF Toledo/Advertising Club of Toledo’s luncheon program on Wednesday, June 15 at The Premier on Heatherdowns Blvd.

 

Deadline: February 15, 2016 at 11:59 PM EST

 

Requirements

The criteria used for selection of scholarship recipients include consideration of the following:

a. Scholastic aptitude and prior academic achievement (GPA of 3.0 or above);

b. Individual motivation, ability and potential;

c. Letters of Recommendation;

d. Intent to pursue a degree in communications, marketing, public relations or related degree;

e. Extra curricular activities such as clubs, internships, work/study programs (required attachment);

f. Interest in pursuing your professional career in the greater Toledo area.

Scholarships Awarded:

2017-2018

Courtney Buchanan, University of Toledo

Audra Delaney, Bowling Green State University

Raymond Silvestri, Ohio State University

Press Release

2016-2017

Emily Thomas, Kent State University

Courtney Buchanan, University of Toledo

Raymond Silvestri, Ohio State University

Press Release

2015-2016

Emily Thomas, Kent State University

Press Release

2014-2015

Victoria Myers, Bowling Green State University (renewal) 

2013-2014

Carly Damman, Ohio University
Victoria Myers, Bowling Green State University 

2012-2013 “In Memory of Mr. James Gilbert”

Carly Damman, Ohio University

2011-2012

Heather Manocchio, Bowling Green State University
​Aleila McCulloch, Columbus College or Art and Design

2010-2011

Cory Bishop, University of Toledo

Renee LeGendre, Ohio Northern University

Jacquelyn Zureich, Baldwin-Wallace College

2009-2010

Amy Faulkner, Bowling Green State University

Renee LeGendre, Ohio Northern University

Jacquelyn Zureich, Baldwin-Wallace College

2008-2009 "In Honor of John Strandberg"

Angela Kaufman, Bowling Green State University

Jackie Pierson, Bowling Green State University 

2007-2008 "In Honor of John Strandberg"

Ashley Barns, Bowling Green State University

Rachael Friend, Bowling Green State University 

2006-2007

Shaneia Caldwell, Oakland University

Brittany Meighan, University of Toledo

2005-2006

Brian King, Bowling Green State University

Daniel Screptock, Ohio University

2004-2005

Monica Frost, Bowling Green State University 

Shari Kremer, Bowling Green State University

Alana Lynch, Bowling Green State University

2003-2004

Monica Frost, Bowling Green State University 

Shari Kremer, Bowling Green State University

Rachel Reulbach, University of Akron

2002-2003

Nancy Caswell, Bowling Green State University

Rachel Reulbach, Bowling Green State University 

Toledo Community Foundation, Inc. is a public charitable organization created by citizens of our community to enrich the quality of life for individuals and families in our area. In existence since 1973, the Foundation now has more than 525 funds with assets of approximately 
$150 million. The Foundation provides philanthropic services for individuals, families, businesses and corporations to meet their charitable giving needs. For more information on the Foundation, visit the organization’s website at www.toledocf.org.

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7230 Sawmill Run
Holland, OH 43528
Phone: 419.866.4199
Fax: 419.868.3746
Email: director@aaftoledo.org

Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide programs and social activities that further the professional development of members in the practice of their craft, and make contributions to the community through public service and educational programs.