E. Kathleen Cooke Foundation - Scholarship
Class of 2020 - you are not forgotten!
The E. Kathleen Cooke Foundation will award the E. Kathleen Cooke Scholarship to deserving students! As we navigate these uncertain times the board is extending the application deadline to May 1.
E. Kathleen Cooke Foundation awards scholarships to advance education in fulfillment of our mission. The E. Kathleen Cooke Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2019 E. Kathleen Cooke Scholarship. The scholarship benefits Cincinnati Public School students who plan to further their education at a college or university. The deadline to submit is March 25, 2020.
Cumulative GPA of a 2.80 or better
Be a Cincinnati Public School Student
Acceptance to an accredited college or university with plans to enroll for the upcoming Fall semester.
Application Deadline is May 1, 2020. All materials should be postmarked by May 1.
Scholarship Award $500.00
If interested in applying, please download the application or contact Dr. Terri M Hurdle at to receive an application and answer any questions
The scholarship was awarded to JuJuan Davis during our 2019 Annual Youth Symposium who plans to attend Ohio State University in the Fall. Congratulations Mr. Davis!
E. Kathleen Cooke was a lifelong educator. Soror Cooke’s journey into education began at her alma mater Lane College located Jackson Tennessee where she earned her Bachelor’s degree. After graduation Soror Cooke taught in the Chattanooga Public School system located in Tennessee. Later, she moved to Cincinnati, Ohio where she worked tirelessly for Cincinnati Public Schools and supported organizations such as the Wellesley Child Care Center. Thus the passion for education!
Find out more about the E. Kathleen Cooke Foundation.
During the 2018 luncheon, Elise Sampson, a Xavier University undergraduate, was awarded with a $1,000 educational scholarship.