BEREA, Ohio – Students from our area were among 680 students who earned scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University this fall. BW has a long history of scholarship support from alumni, faculty, trustees and friends. Over 400 named scholarships provide more than $3.5 million to help students attend, persist and graduate from BW. In addition, they carry on the donors' legacies through the lives of the students who receive their support. The scholarships vary in requirements, with many specifying financial need, a course of study, involvement on campus or a commitment to excellence in a particular field. The following local students earned scholarships:
Jared Rudge, of Hermitage, a graduate of Hickory High School majoring in finance, earned the Boesel School of Business Undergraduate Scholarship.
Skylar Sakonyi, of Hubbard, Ohio, a graduate of Hubbard High School majoring in digital media and design and digital marketing, earned the Florence N. Gray Scholarship.
BW offers a wide range of financial support to its students – more than $51 million for the 2020-2021 academic year.