Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund

Minimum GPA: 2.0
Amount: $1,200
Deadline: April 15, 2020
App Type: Corp/Group App

Purpose: To provide scholarship support for members, or their children, of Communications Workers of America (CWA) – District 4 with a minimum of 18 months tenure, having a minimum 2.0 GPA, and the potential to succeed in college based on completed application. 

Application method: Submit a Corporate/Group Application and Basic Requirements through our Scholarship Gateway

For further information, contact: The Cleveland Foundation Scholarship Office at 216-861-3810 or CWA – District 4 local offices.

Selection process: All eligible applicants who have completed the application process will be included in a lottery style drawing for awards. Three individuals will be awarded each year.

Recipient requirements:

  1. Maintain full-time enrollment status
  2. Email a grade report to the Scholarship team for each term
  3. A thank you note to the donors and selection committee members for this fund is not required but always appreciated and may be sent via email or mailed to the Cleveland Foundation, Scholarships, 1422 Euclid Avenue, Suite 1300, Cleveland, Ohio, 44115.

One-time award: This is a one-time award. Recipients may not apply again for this award.

2019-20 Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund recipients:

  • Cheyenne F. Clark, Lathrup Village, MI 
  • Ashley L. Knicely, Coshocton, OH
  • Sara J. McCoskey, Pittsboro, IN