About the Scholarship

The CITe Incoming Student Tuition Scholarship was sponsored and is recognized by the University of Akron Center for IT and eBusiness to select the outstanding students to the college’s Information Systems program.

The candidates for this scholarship are selected by the CITe Scholarship Committee, on the basis of an applicant's academic achievement.


 How to apply for this scholarship?

  • A student must complete the online scholarship application form that can be accessed from the official website.

  • Along with the application, an applicant must also send their transcripts, a recipient must also submit the letter of recommendation from an academic advisor.

  • A student must demonstrate his/her academic excellence by submitting their ACT/SAT scorecards.

  • Also, a letter of acceptance from his/her university or college must be submitted.


Award Amount and Deadline

The scholarship award amounts to $2000 awarded to all eligible applicants every year.

The last date to submit all the necessary documents to the concerned department no later than March 31st. All applicants must submit scholarship related documents on or before the given deadline date to avoid getting their application rejected.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant should be a high school graduate.

  • To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must maintain a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

  • The applicant must get at least a score of 22 on ACT and 1010 on SAT.

  • A student should be studying Information systems major.