Colleges receive grant funds

YOUNGSTOWN — The Marion G. Resch Foundation has announced $1.2 million in to six Ohio and Pennsylvania colleges and universities for the 2014-2015 school year.

The grants were for Youngstown State University, Thiel College, Lake Erie College, University of Mount Union, Westminster College and The College of Wooster.

Since 2003, The foundation's board of trustees, with the assistance and expertise of the Farmers Trust Co., have distributed a total of $11.6 million to assist students from Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties obtain a higher education. About 170 students will receive scholarships this year.

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