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John P. Donchess Jr. Accounting Scholarship


This scholarship was established in 2019 to honor the memory of John Paul Donchess Jr. John was a 1975 graduate of the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University. As a well-respected accountant, John worked at Packer Thomas & Company in Youngstown, Ohio. John grew to be a partner at the firm where he mentored and served so many. John was honored numerous times throughout his career for his leadership and commitment to the profession, his community, and his alma mater. Most notably, he received the Ohio Association of Community Leaderships' Distinguished Program Leadership Award and the YSU Williamson College of Business Administration's Outstanding Service Award. John was an active alumnus who gave generously of his time to the Williamson College of Business Administration and the Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance. An eligible student for this scholarship must be enrolled full-time in the Williamson College of Business Administration, majoring in Accounting, with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

College: Business Administration
YSU Foundation Scholarship: Yes
FAFSA required: No
Scholarship Amount: Varies
Awards Available: Varies
Deadline Date: February 1
Renewable: Through the application and selection process.

Contact Information: WCBA Student Services, 330-941-2376