Category Archives: Scholarships

Scholarship Winner Reflects on Early Life in Refugee Camp

Article by: Carlos D. Mojica Interviewed by: Maria Mancinelli   (Photo: Dale Dong)   April Paw was recently named the recipient of the Dora V. Gordon Scholarship Fund, a scholarship awarded to an immigrant or refugee currently pursuing, completing or enhancing his or her education. April just completed her sophomore year at the University of…
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April Paw – Dora V. Gordon Scholarship Recipient

April Paw is the most recent recipient of the Dora V. Gordon Scholarship. She is a sophomore at the University of Akron and plans to graduate with a degree in nursing. Dora Gordon (1909 - 2003) was a volunteer at the International Institute of Akron’s Education Program for more than 20 years and in accordance…
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Dora V. Gordon Scholarship – Apply!

Dora V. Gordon Scholarship Fund Accepting applications until May 22, 2015.   Dora Gordon (1909 - 2003) was a volunteer for the International Institute's Education Program for over 20 years. Committed to the ideals of universal brotherhood, her students became lifetime friends and her home was a place of welcome to visitors from other countries.…
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