Jay Sartini

Jay Sartini


Scholarship Application

The Jay Sartini Memorial Scholarship is funded and administered by the Ashtabula County Business Exchange. Ashtabula County Business Exchange, chartered in July, 2004, is a group of local business owners who have joined together to exchange and promote business through information sharing. The secondary purpose of the organization is to support business education in Ashtabula County in order to encourage and sustain entrepreneurship.

Multiple $1000.00 scholarships are awarded to graduating high school students entering college to pursue general studies..

In addition, the Jay Sartini Memorial Scholarship awards $1000.00 to a second year Kent State University student pursuing a business and/or entrepreneurial degree.

To be considered for the awards, eligible students are required to submit the following:

  1. A one-page letter of request, explaining why they believe they deserve the award.
  2. Proof of academic eligibility (3.0 or better G.P.A.).
  3. Two letters of recommendation from academic advisors (teachers, professors, guidance counselors).
  4. Student Aid Report.
  5. Record of Community Service.

The deadline for submitting requests is April 25th , and the requests should be mailed to Ashtabula County Business Exchange, Attn: Scholarship Committee, P. O. Box 554, Ashtabula, OH 44005-0554

The Committee will be making decisions on awards by May 15th, with notification immediately following that date. Scholarship funds will be distributed to the recipients upon submission of their Fall semester transcripts.

Thank you for your help in getting this information to your students. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact any of the committee members.


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