June 24, 2019 – The Board of Trustees of Toledo Community Foundation, Inc. is pleased to announce three recipients of the Advertising Club of Toledo / AAF Toledo Scholarship: Tiara Medley, Parris Hurt and Donte Dixon.
Ms. Tiara Medley recently graduated from Woodward High School where she was first in her class with a cumulative GPA of 4.5. She plans to attend Eastern Michigan University where she will be majoring in Media Communications.
Ms. Parris Hurt recently graduated from Maumee High School with a cumulative GPA of 3.8. She plans to attend The University of Toledo where she will be majoring in Business with a minor in Marketing.
Mr. Donte Dixon recently graduated from Northwood High School where he was ranked 14th in his class with a cumulative GPA of 3.0. He will be majoring in Communications & Broadcasting at an as yet undecided local college.
This scholarship was established by the Advertising Club of Toledo in 2001. Scholarship applicants are required to have a 3.0 cumulative GPA and the intent to pursue a degree incommunications, marketing, public relations or related field. A renewable scholarship, it is available to full-time undergraduate or graduate students who are attending a university or college in Ohio or Michigan.
The online application for the Advertising Club of Toledo / AAF Toledo Scholarship is available on Toledo Community Foundation’s website, www.toledocf.org, after November 1. Applications are due February 1. Scholarship awards are announced in May.
For further information about the Foundation’s scholarship program, visit http://www.toledocf.org/main/scholarships/.
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 has more than 860 funds with assets of approximately $300 million. The Foundation provides philanthropic services for individuals, families, businesses and corporations to meet their charitable giving needs. For more information about Toledo Community Foundation, visit www.toledocf.org or follow us on Facebook.