Helen Steiner Rice Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The Helen Steiner Rice Scholarship is for students pursuing literary or journalism studies. The scholarship is named in honor of Helen Steiner Rice (1900 - 1981), a native of Lorain County, Ohio and world-renowned author of inspirational verse for major greeting card publishers and other publications. Particular consideration is given to older applicants, especially those who show promise of making a significant contribution to the field of creative, inspirational or motivational writing. Include: ? In your personal statement, describe how your studies will help with your writing. ? Three samples of the following types of creative writing (in any combination). Note: All samples submitted become the property of the Community Foundation of Lorain County and will not be returned to sender.  Prose (300 words or less)  Article (500 words or less)  Poetry (300 words or less)  Short story (1,000 words or less) Students interested in literary or journalism studies. Giving primarily in Lorain County, OH.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Community Foundation of Lorain County
9080 Leavitt Road
Elyria, OH 44035

Contact Person:

Phone: 440-984-7390

Fax: 440-984-7399


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