Dismiss notification

Charles D. Whitmer Fund Scholarship 

Cleveland Foundation

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for residents of Cuyahoga, Lorain, Lake, or Geauga counties in Ohio, who are pursuing a bachelor's degree or higher. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be enrolled (or plan to enroll and attend), on a full-time basis, an accredited, four-year college or university; or be enrolled in a Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) or similar program leading to a commission in the United States armed forces. Applicants must help others, show a significant degree of self-motivation, self-help, initiative, good work ethic and generally embody the entrepreneurial spirit; and be willing to work, save, and pay for a portion of their educational expenses. Applicants must submit a personal statement of up to 600 words that includes a description of their personal history, perspectives, education plans, career goals, and how the scholarship could help meet their goals. Applicants must be US citizens or legal residents with verification-stamped I-551 unexpired.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: Mar 31
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $1,000
Awards Granted: 3


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.0
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
  • Master's-level study
  • Doctoral-level study
Home State: Is this you?
  • Ohio
Location: Is this you?
  • Cuyahoga, Lorain, Lake, or Geauga County

$1,000 Cappex Easy College Money Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is October 31, 2014

Enter now
Know of a scholarship we should list?

Suggest a scholarship and receive a free Cappex cap while supplies last.