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Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund, administered by the Cleveland Foundation, is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 academic year. Application deadline is 5 p.m. EDT, April 15, 2020. Awards will be announced by June 15, 2020.

The fund was established by a unanimous vote at the 1999 CWA District 4 Meeting in memory of District 4 Vice President Emeritus Robert D. Johnson. A random drawing is used to select the scholarship awards.

Applications must be completed and submitted through the Cleveland Foundation's Scholarship Gateway site. The website address is: Information on how to apply for a scholarship is at:

Please make special note of the application deadline date of April 15, 2020, 5 p.m. EDT.

If you need further information, do not hesitate to contact Bonnie LaCause in my office via email:  For questions regarding the online application process, please contact Jane Marquiss (216) 615-7164 at the Cleveland Foundation.

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