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Student and benefactor Ann Lane Gates in graduation cap and gown

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Bettie Portwood Summit County Pest Control Association Scholarship Fund

Amount

$1,000

Number of Awards

1

Deadline

May 1

Eligibility

Established by the Summit County Pest Control Association in memory of Bettie Portwood, former president of the Ohio Pest Management Association, to provide scholarships for students studying entomology. Priority is given to children of association members.

Eligibility requirements:
  • Pursuing a degree in entomology, with priority given to children of Summit County Pest Control Association members
  • Pursuing a degree outside the realm of entomology if child of association member
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    Application deadline: May 1

Phone

330-436-5615

Career Field

Entomology

Financial Need

No

Service Area

Summit County

Duration/Renewal

Must reapply annually by submission of a new application.
Applicants must apply through our online application system. Instructions and tutorials are available to help you set up your profile and navigate the system.

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