BEREA – Jennifer Landis of Arcanum was among more than 600 students who earned endowed scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University this fall.
Landis, a graduate of Newton High School majoring in theatre stage management, earned the Gayle Reynolds ‘74 Scholarship.
BW has a long history of endowed scholarship support from alumni, faculty, trustees and friends. More than 400 named scholarships provide in excess of $3 million to help students attend, persist and graduate from BW. Endowed scholarships vary in their requirements with many specifying financial need, a course of study, involvement on campus or a commitment to excellence in a particular field.
BW grants a wide range of scholarships to current students each year. Including endowed, merit and need-based scholarships, BW students received more than $48 million in financial support from the university for the 2018-19 academic year.
Baldwin Wallace University, founded in 1845, was one of the first colleges to admit students without regard to race or gender. An independent, coeducational university of 4,000 students, BW offers coursework in the liberal arts tradition in more than 80 academic areas.
Located in Berea, 12 miles from downtown Cleveland, BW offers students the cultural, educational and business advantages of a major metropolitan area.