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.

Congressman Bill Johnson Visits Salem Design & Manufacturing

September 07, 2019

The #SODCenter would like to thank Congressman Bill Johnson for his recent visit at Salem Design & Manufacturing (SDM). A special thank you to Phil Warga and the SDM Team for your hospitality and providing a tour to our Congressman. SDM is a great #S

Amorette Farms & SOD Work Together Bringing Healthy Greens to Salem

August 31, 2019

Salem, Ohio, Release: August 29, 2019 Amorette Farms is a start-up company currently based out of Beloit, Ohio, that is using a new, innovative way to grow safe, healthy greens for their customers and the community at large – an indoor vertical fa

Training Partnership offers CPR/AED & First Aid Classes

June 03, 2019

Salem, Ohio, Release: May 31, 2019 For Immediate Release Members of the community and local businesses have the opportunity to become certified or re-certified in CPR/AED and First Aid through a partnership between the Salem Area Safety Council, th

COMING SOON: On-Demand Training

April 30, 2019

Team Building Series Improve your team's ability to make effective decisions! Simulations demonstrate the importance of group process skills, such as making decisions under pressure, and then help them acquire those skills. It starts with an imagi

Liebe Wein is Making Wine in Historic Downtown Salem

April 30, 2019

Liebe Wein opened for business May 16, 2018 and is located in Salem's historic downtown at 530 East State Street. They strive to provide an environment that is relaxing and delightful, with quaint and charming décor throughout. Liebe Wein offers a v

CTM Makes Amazon Shipping Labels Stick

April 30, 2019

CTM Labeling Systems is located at 1318 Quaker Circle in Phase 1 of the Salem Industrial park. CTM is a manufacturer of packaging and labeling automation used in many industries. Equipment manufactured by CTM can be found in automotive, pharmaceutica
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