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2018 Business Excellence Scholarship Award Essay Contest


About the Scholarship: The Law Firm of Day Ketterer has established an annual scholarship to be awarded at the Canton Regional Chamber’s Business Excellence Awards. The scholarship is designed to acknowledge the importance of the role of business in the community and the nation, and to encourage students to continue to expand their business and leadership skills and to contribute to their local business community upon graduation from college.

Scholarship Amount: $2,000

Criteria & Submission Details:

  1. Strong academic achievement
  2. Currently enrolled as a Stark County high school senior, any Stark County high school graduate, currently enrolled in a college or university, or any high school graduate currently enrolled in a Stark County college or university.
  3. 500-1000 word original essay entitled: “The Proper Role of Government in the Regulation of U.S. Business.”
  4. Candidate must be a Stark County resident. 
  5. Candidate must be available to attend the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Business Excellence Awards on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
  6. Employees, spouses, and family members of Day Ketterer Ltd. and the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce are not eligible to apply.
  7. A one-time (non-renewable) scholarship will be awarded to the winner.
  8. The one-time scholarship can be used for tuition, room, board, textbooks, or other educational expenses at any university or college in the United States. The check will be sent directly to the college of the winner to be applied to the designated expense.
  9. The application deadline was 8 a.m., Friday, March 9, 2018.

During the dinner and awards banquet, the scholarship winner will be formally announced.

Contact Kristy Hitesman with any questions regarding the scholarship at khitesman@dayketterer.com or 330.458.2034.

About Day Ketterer

Day Ketterer Ltd. serves clients across Ohio with locations in Canton, Hudson, Toledo, and Youngstown. The Firm has a proud history of being one of the oldest firms in Ohio. Its practice areas include Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Law; Banking Law; Business Law; Education Law; Environmental Law; Estate Planning; Probate & Trust Administration; Family Law; Labor and Employment; Litigation; Health Care Law; Non-Profit and Foundations; Oil and Gas; Real Estate; Taxation; and Workers’ Compensation. Learn more about Day Ketterer’s attorneys, services, and history by visiting www.dayketterer.com or calling 330.455.0173.

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