In observance of its 20th anniversary, the Salem Community Foundation Tuition Grant Program is now available to Kent State Salem students living within the Salem City, West Branch, South Range, United and Leetonia Village school districts.
 
Additionally, the maximum award is up to 20 percent of in-state tuition costs for classes at Kent State Salem. This amount is an increase from the previous 15 percent maximum grant.  Each applicant must be a permanent resident of an applicable school district for at least one year; be pursuing an associate or a first bachelor degree; and attend Kent State Salem. This program is for the fall and spring semesters only. Scholarships are available for students in all programs.
 
There is no minimum GPA requirement for new freshmen students, but current Kent State Salem students and transfer students must have a 2.00 cumulative GPA. Early admission students are not eligible for this grant.
 
The deadline to apply for the SCF Tuition Grant Program is Friday, August 31, 2018.

The application may be downloaded from the Kent State Salem Campus website: https://www.kent.edu/columbiana/scholarship-opportunities-salem.

SOD Training Center Opening

October 29, 2018

The Sustainable Opportunity Development Center, Inc. (The SOD Center) announces the opening of The SOD Training Center November 1st, 2018. The SOD Training Center offers a location in Salem, Ohio to help meet the training needs of area businesses. 

New Training Administrator

September 13, 2018

Lesley Kline has been hired as the new Training Administrator of the SOD Training Center. She is from Salem, Ohio and attended Salem High School and The University of Akron. She has spent the last 24 years training and teaching in many different set

Salem Community Foundation Tuition Grant

August 06, 2018

In observance of its 20th anniversary, the Salem Community Foundation Tuition Grant Program is now available to Kent State Salem students living within the Salem City, West Branch, South Range, United and Leetonia Village school districts.  Addition

SOD Center Awarded Regional Job Training Grant

July 29, 2018

Exciting NEWS! The SOD Center has recently been awarded the Ohio Governor's Office of Appalachia Regional Job Training Grant for The Salem Area Industrial Training Center and Workforce Initiative. The Center will be designed to give all area industr

JOB OPENING: Part Time Training Administrator

July 01, 2018

Apply Before July 31, 2018.Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Training Administrator is responsible for support and development of The Industrial Training Center at The SOD Center. This position will coordinate with businesses, partic
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