Cleveland, OH Area Scholarships

Cleveland (/ˈkliːvlənd/ KLEEV-lənd) is a major city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County. The city proper has a population of 388,072, making it the 51st-largest city in the United States, and the second-largest city in Ohio. Greater Cleveland is ranked as the 32nd-largest metropolitan area in the U.S., with 2,055,612 people in 2016. The city anchors the Cleveland–Akron–Canton Combined Statistical Area, which had a population of 3,515,646 in 2010 and is ranked 15th in the United States.

The city is located on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Ohio-Pennsylvania state border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River. It became a manufacturing center due to its location on both the river and the lake shore, as well as being connected to numerous canals and railroad lines. Cleveland's economy relies on diversified sectors such as manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, and biomedicals. Cleveland is also home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Cleveland residents are called Clevelanders. The city has many nicknames, the oldest of which in contemporary use being The Forest City.

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Cleveland, OH Area Scholarships

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Virginia Frantz and Maurice W. Cogan Memorial Scholarship

Wheeling Jesuit University

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Virginia Frantz and Maurice W. Cogan Memorial Scholarship

Wheeling Jesuit University

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Cleveland Lutheran Veterans Club Scholarship

Wittenberg University

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Cleveland Lutheran Veterans Club Scholarship

Wittenberg University

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Black Professionals Association Charitable Foundation Scholarship

Wilberforce University

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Black Professionals Association Charitable Foundation Scholarship

Wilberforce University

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Alan L. MacCracken Scholarship

University of Akron

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Alan L. MacCracken Scholarship

University of Akron

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Schools in and around Cleveland, OH

Case Western Reserve University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $47,074 average out-state tuition; $47,074 average in-state tuition
Cleveland State University
Four or more years; Public; $13,687 average out-state tuition; $9,636 average in-state tuition
Cuyahoga Community College District
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $7,468 average out-state tuition; $3,953 average in-state tuition
Ohio Technical College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit
Notre Dame College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $28,600 average out-state tuition; $28,600 average in-state tuition
Cleveland Institute of Art
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $37,980 average out-state tuition; $37,980 average in-state tuition
Cleveland Institute of Music
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $47,200 average out-state tuition; $47,200 average in-state tuition