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 Mayor Kathy Catazaro-Perry, “On behalf of the City of Massillon, I want to personally thank our partners at Brown Mackie College, Kent State University Stark, Malone University, Stark State College, University of Mount Union, and Walsh University 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
Applications can be obtained at Massillon Washington High School Guidance Office or the City of Massillon Civil Service Commission. Applications must be submitted, along with a one page essay, to the Massillon Civil Service Commission by March 31 each year for the annual award. For additional information, please contact the Civil Service Commission at 330-830-1763.