Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Padnos College of Engineering and Computing Graduate Student Scholarship (Fall)
This scholarship is intended for graduate students entering their first semester of studies at GVSU. Must be admitted as a degree seeking student...
This scholarship is intended for graduate students entering their first...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline08/30/2019
Up to $500 Career Center Internship Award (Fall)
The Career Center of Grand Valley State University established this award to help off-set the costs of working in unpaid internships for students...
The Career Center of Grand Valley State University established this...
  • Deadline: 09/05/2019
  • Award: Up to $500
Deadline09/05/2019
$1,250.00 Mi-Light Photonics Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students who demonstrate an interest in photonics, with the cost of their education at GVSU. Must be...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students who demonstrate an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
Up to $1,000 Branstrom Fine Arts Scholarship for Art and Design
This scholarship is intended for high achieving art students at GVSU. Applicants must be majoring in Art Education, Art History or Studio...
This scholarship is intended for high achieving art students at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Ended
$1,500 Vetter Family Marketing Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist marketing majors with the costs of earning their degree at GVSU. Must be accepted for or currently...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist marketing majors with the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Recreation Leadership Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and reward student leaders who are involved in recreational sports, programs, services, and...
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and reward student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Student Textbook and Supplies Fund
The Student Textbook and Supplies Fund is administered by Financial Aid to provide funding to students who are unable to purchase one or more of...
The Student Textbook and Supplies Fund is administered by Financial Aid...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Bennett L. Rudolph Marketing Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist students in the Seidman College of Business majoring in Marketing. To qualify students must: *be...
This scholarship was established to assist students in the Seidman...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies Seidman College of Business Study Abroad Scholarship (WINTER)
This scholarship is part of the Seidman College of Business Study Abroad Scholarship program. It provides financial support and recognition to...
This scholarship is part of the Seidman College of Business Study Abroad...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $1,000 Michigan Garden Club Scholarship (WINTER)
The purpose of this scholarship is to support a student studying in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Botany, Forestry, Conservation,...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support a student studying in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Ended
Varies Theresa McKee Occupational Therapy Scholarship (WINTER)
This scholarship provides recipients of an ever-growing interest and knowledge in the world view of Occupational Therapy that go beyond the theory...
This scholarship provides recipients of an ever-growing interest and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Boand & Rowe Scholarship for Advancement of Women in Sport & Physical Activity
This scholarship was established to assist current GVSU undergraduate or graduate students for their leadership or involvement in activities to...
This scholarship was established to assist current GVSU undergraduate or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Joan Boand Athletic Endowment Scholarship
The purpose of this endowment is to help a student athlete who is in their fifth year of academic work after having exhausted their four years of...
The purpose of this endowment is to help a student athlete who is in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,000 Lakers Go Abroad! Scholarship
For new students who are eager to include the high-impact experience of Study Abroad in their time at GVSU, the “Lakers Go Abroad!” Scholarship...
For new students who are eager to include the high-impact experience of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
Varies Accounting Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship was established to recognize outstanding full time undergraduate accounting students who show promise of making outstanding...
This scholarship was established to recognize outstanding full time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$5,000 - $15,000 Barbara H. Padnos International Scholarship
The Barbara H. Padnos International Scholars program is intended to support substantive study abroad programs for GVSU undergraduates. Recognizing...
The Barbara H. Padnos International Scholars program is intended to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000 - $15,000
Ended
$4000 per year First Robotics Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship is a merit-based scholarship to recognize the achievements of FIRST Robotics competition participants. Must be a new entering...
This scholarship is a merit-based scholarship to recognize the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4000 per year
Ended
$1,500 - $5,000 Mark A & Elizabeth C. Murray Study Abroad Scholarship
The Mark A. & Elizabeth C. Murray Scholarship for Study Abroad is intended to support students who wish to study outside of the United States but...
The Mark A. & Elizabeth C. Murray Scholarship for Study Abroad is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500 - $5,000
Ended
$2,000 Mary A. and Wilhelm W. Seeger Global Programs Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students enrolled in a short-term study abroad program of less than...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$2,000 plus tuition waiver for up to 6 credits Paul B. Henry Congressional Internship Award
The Henry Internship places a GVSU student in the Washington, D.C. offices of one of Michigan’s U.S. Representatives or Senators during the...
The Henry Internship places a GVSU student in the Washington, D.C....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000 plus tuition waiver for up to 6 credits
Ended
$1,000 Study Abroad Photography Scholarship
The Study Abroad Photography Scholarship, established in 2011, is intended to support students who wish to study outside of the United...
The Study Abroad Photography Scholarship, established in 2011, is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 A Grand Day at a Time Scholarship
This scholarship was intended to provide financial assistance to students who otherwise would not receive help with the cost of their education at...
This scholarship was intended to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$500 Ada Council for the Arts Vogelsang Memorial Scholarship (Art)
This scholarship is available to first year entering freshman who are accepted by GVSU into one of the many visual arts programs offered through...
This scholarship is available to first year entering freshman who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Ada Council for the Arts Vogelsang Memorial Scholarship for Dance Majors
This scholarship is available to first year entering freshman who are accepted by GVSU and seeking a degree in Dance. Must be a resident of...
This scholarship is available to first year entering freshman who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$2,500 Adam M. Malson Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a student in Political Science or International Relations with the cost of their education. To qualify...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a student in Political...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
Varies Albert S. and Ella D. Koeze Art Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist students financially and also encourage them in their study of Art. Entering junior or senior year or...
This scholarship is intended to assist students financially and also...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500 Alena E. Zachery-Ross '95 and Quinton Ross Muskegon Heights Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to reduce the financial pressure on students and their families and make a Grand Valley education accessible to...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reduce the financial pressure on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Alex Aninos Music Education Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to support students who struggled with music courses early on in their education at Grand Valley, but then show...
The purpose of the scholarship is to support students who struggled with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alexander Calder Honor Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist senior GVSU students in a variety of arts programs in funding their undergraduate degrees within the School...
This scholarship was created to assist senior GVSU students in a variety...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Full In-State Tuition, Room & Board and a One-Time Computer Stipend Alison McManus Walters '73 Fostering Success Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to foster youth and ensure that financial need does not become a barrier to...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Full In-State Tuition, Room & Board and a One-Time Computer Stipend
Ended
$1,000 Alt-Marsiglia Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to assist students living on campus who are majoring in any science field with the cost of their Grand Valley...
This scholarship is designed to assist students living on campus who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Alumni Association Presidents' Leadership Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to award and encourage the building of lifetime leadership skills while students are earning a degree at...
The purpose of this scholarship is to award and encourage the building...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500 American Photo Marketing Entrepreneurship Scholarship
This scholarship was established to make a GVSU education accessible to students with the greatest financial aid obstacles to overcome. This...
This scholarship was established to make a GVSU education accessible to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$600 American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) Scholarship
This scholarship is established to offer financial assistance to a business major in the Seidman College of Business. Must be enrolled as a...
This scholarship is established to offer financial assistance to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$500 Amos Nordman Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship was set up to provide scholarship funds to Muskegon area residents in order to offset tuition costs. The awards are meant to...
This scholarship was set up to provide scholarship funds to Muskegon...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Amos Sanders Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage students with financial need who are graduates of urban schools or who participated in...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage students with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Ann M. Dilley Jewelry/Metalsmithing Scholarship
This scholarship was created to encourage and assist students with a passion for metalsmithing arts. Recipients for this scholarship must be an...
This scholarship was created to encourage and assist students with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,500 Anonymous Math and Science Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing careers in math and science with the cost of their Grand Valley...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing careers...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
Varies Archie A.'79, '83 & Mary M. Blood, Jr. PATHWAYS Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to help widen the pathway to graduation for students from middle income families, who do not qualify for federal...
The purpose of this scholarship is to help widen the pathway to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $1,000 Arend D. and Nancy Lubbers University Honors College Scholarship
This scholarship was intended to draw exceptional students to the existing University Honors Program or to an Honors College. Accepted for...
This scholarship was intended to draw exceptional students to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Ended
Up to $1,000 Art and Design Departmental Scholarship
This scholarship available only to incoming Art & Design students, upon acceptance to program. Awards determined at time of admissions portfolio...
This scholarship available only to incoming Art & Design students, upon...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Ended
Up to $1,500 Arthur C. Hills Music Scholarship
This scholarship was established for music majors to be used during the junior or senior year. Must be full-time student Requires audition and...
This scholarship was established for music majors to be used during the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Ended
$500 Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) Scholarship
The Association of Information Technology (AITP) Scholarship will be awarded to Computer Science and Information Systems majors to honor those...
The Association of Information Technology (AITP) Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Up to full tuition Autocam Medical Engineering Scholarship
Autocam Medical would like to encourage engineering majors interested in practical engineering and educate young people about the changes in the...
Autocam Medical would like to encourage engineering majors interested...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to full tuition
Ended
Varies Barbara L. Flaschenriem Classics Scholarship
This scholarship was established to help expand access to University education for promising and committed students of Classics with financial...
This scholarship was established to help expand access to University...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$3,000 Barbara Waddell Integrated Science Academic Excellence Award
This scholarship is awarded in recognition of excellence in the Integrated Science Program. Must have completed one year in the Integrated...
This scholarship is awarded in recognition of excellence in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended
Varies Barry Castro Business Ethics Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to aid sophomore students who intend on becoming junior level students at the Seidman College of...
This scholarship is intended to aid sophomore students who intend on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bart & Anne Merkle Dean of Students Leadership Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist student leaders with the cost of their education at GVSU. To qualify students must: *be accepted for...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist student leaders with the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $1,000 BDO USA International Accounting Scholarship
This scholarship was established for students admitted to the School of Accounting who are participating in the London Study Abroad program and who...
This scholarship was established for students admitted to the School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Ended
Varies Be the Change Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist first generation students who have a parent that has previously been or currently incarcerated...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist first generation students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended