Scholarships

The Advertising Club of Toledo/AAF Toledo - Toledo 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 the AAF Toledo June program.

Deadline: was February 1, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST

  • 2020-2021 application will be posted by the end of year (Dec. 2019)

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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:

2019-2020

  • Parris Hurt, University of Toledo
  • Tiara Medley, Eastern Michigan University
  • Donte Dixon, undecided
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2018-2019

Renewals:

  • Courtney Buchanan, University of Toledo
  • Audra Delaney, Bowling Green State University
  • Raymond Silvestri, Ohio State University
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2017-2018

  • Courtney Buchanan, University of Toledo
  • Audra Delaney, Bowling Green State University
  • Raymond Silvestri, Ohio State University
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2016-2017

  • Emily Thomas, Kent State University
  • Courtney Buchanan, University of Toledo
  • Raymond Silvestri, Ohio State University
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2015-2016

  • Emily Thomas, Kent State University
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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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7868 Iron Horse Rd
Monclova, OH 43542
Office: 567.952.0208
Cell: 419.509.2278
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.