Mayor’s Scholarship Program

About this Program

In conjunction with several colleges and universities—the Mayor of the City of Massillon has created a scholarship program to provide additional financial resources to graduating high school seniors who live within the City of Massillon and attend Massillon Washington High School. These additional resources will be in the form of a scholarship voucher that students will use at participating colleges and universities.

According to the Mayor , “On behalf of the City of Massillon, I want to personally thank our partners at Kent State University Stark, Stark State College, and Aultman College for their continuing commitment to the young people of our city.”

Program Eligibility Criteria

Qualified applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Attend Massillon Washington High School for at least one full school year prior to  graduation
  • Submit an application and one-page essay to the City of Massillon Civil Service Commission

Application Process

Applications can be obtained at Massillon Washington High School Guidance Office or the City of Massillon Mayor's Office. Applications must be submitted, along with a one page essay by April 15 each year for the annual award. For additional information, please contact the Mayor's Office at 330-830-1700.