Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
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Varies Doug and Linda Woods Excellence in Athletic Training Scholarship
This scholarship was established to help promote Athletic Training as a career and to provide student athletic trainers with financial...
This scholarship was established to help promote Athletic Training as a...
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Varies Douglas C. and Kimberly K. Fenbert Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Douglas C. and Kimberly K. Fenbert Memorial Scholarship is to assist talented nursing students with the cost of their education....
The purpose of the Douglas C. and Kimberly K. Fenbert Memorial...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Donald J. Klein, Sr. Graduate Scholarship in Accounting
This scholarship was created by the Seidman School of Business and Accounting Department alumni in honor of Professor Emeritus and former School of...
This scholarship was created by the Seidman School of Business and...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,000 Dr. Earl Harper Management Scholarship
This scholarship was established to help African-American students who are seeking a degree in business management. Recipients for this...
This scholarship was established to help African-American students who...
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  • Award: Up to $1,000
Up to $1,500 Dr. Esther and Enrico Sobong Scholarship
This scholarship will assist students with financial need who are non-traditional students with unique pathways to education including child/family...
This scholarship will assist students with financial need who are...
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  • Award: Up to $1,500
Up to $1,500 Dr. George I. and Helen Z. Quimby Scholarship
This scholarship was meant to provide awards to anthropology students. Click here to view a short biographical film about George...
This scholarship was meant to provide awards to anthropology students....
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  • Award: Up to $1,500
Up to $2,000 Dr. James D. Hoffman Scholarship
This scholarship was created to benefit diversity students at GVSU who are academically and economically disadvantaged. In addition, School Zone...
This scholarship was created to benefit diversity students at GVSU who...
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  • Award: Up to $2,000
Varies Dr. Jeanne J. Arnold First Generation Urban Schools Scholarship
The First Generation Urban Schools Scholarship was established to provide opportunities for new incoming students who are the first in their...
The First Generation Urban Schools Scholarship was established to...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 - $1,000 Dr. Margaret Proctor School of Communications Scholarship
This scholarship will benefit students enrolled within the School of Communications, Visual and Media Arts, and Music, Theatre, and Dance students...
This scholarship will benefit students enrolled within the School of...
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  • Award: $500 - $1,000
Varies Dr. Nancy K. Mack & Katherine Klemit Mack Memorial Scholarship
To provide financial assistance to an undergraduate student who is seeking a second bachelor’s degree or a non-traditional student who is pursuing...
To provide financial assistance to an undergraduate student who is...
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  • Award: Varies
$250 - $5000 Dr. Ronald Ward Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide educational opportunities to students for study in the sciences, engineering, math, and/or health...
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide educational opportunities...
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  • Award: $250 - $5000
Varies Dr. Roy and Patricia Olsson Jr. Health Professions Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist first-year graduate students in the College of Health Professions transition from the undergraduate to...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist first-year graduate...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. William F. Pickard Business Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to annually provide scholarships to one or more undergraduate students attending GVSU who have the intent to...
The purpose of this scholarship is to annually provide scholarships to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Duke Tanaka Jr Anatomy Scholarship
This scholarship was established in hopes that students will share in the passion of anatomy and biomedical sciences as Duke Tanaka Jr....
This scholarship was established in hopes that students will share in...
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Varies Economics Department Faculty Scholarship
This scholarship was created to benefit junior or senior Seidman College of Business (SCB) Economics and Economics students. Recipients for this...
This scholarship was created to benefit junior or senior Seidman College...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000 Edith Blodgett Piano Scholarship
This scholarship was designed to assist a talented piano student entering the GVSU music program. Applicants must be freshmen pianists in either...
This scholarship was designed to assist a talented piano student...
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  • Award: $1,000
Varies Elizabeth Ann Eccard Scholarship in Memory of Joseph and Dorothy Eccard
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to women pursing a degree at GVSU. Must be accepted or currently enrolled at...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,000 Elizabeth Patek '89 Communication Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a student in the School of Communication with the cost of his/her Grand Valley education. Recipients...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a student in the School of...
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  • Award: $2,000
Varies English Faculty Scholarship for New Majors
The English Faculty Scholarship for New Majors is awarded to two English majors annually. This scholarship has been made possible by the generosity...
The English Faculty Scholarship for New Majors is awarded to two English...
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Varies Eric A. Andres Live, Laugh, Love, Learn Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students who demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning and are pursuing a career in Cell Molecular...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students who demonstrate a...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,500 Eric Jon Gillette Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to continue Eric’s memory by providing financial support to students with financial need who are completing an...
The purpose of this scholarship is to continue Eric’s memory by...
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  • Award: Up to $1,500
$1,000 Eric Maino Community Technology Award
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students pursuing careers in computer science and information systems or those who are striving to...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students pursuing careers...
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  • Award: $1,000
$1,000 Ernst & Young Senior Accounting Excellence Scholarship
EY Accounting Senior Excellence Award is given to a senior accounting major preparing for graduate studies who exhibits leadership skills and good...
EY Accounting Senior Excellence Award is given to a senior accounting...
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  • Award: $1,000
Varies Esther R. Padnos Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students in GVSU’s accelerated nursing program. Must be enrolled with full-time status as a nursing...
This scholarship was established to support students in GVSU’s...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Esther Rehm Stotz Nursing Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a distinguished scholarship award to an entering freshman who plans to purse a degree in...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a distinguished...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,500 Excel Business Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist finance and economics majors who excel academically and still find time to engage in community service...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist finance and economics...
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  • Award: Up to $1,500
Varies Felix V. and Gladys A. Zukaitis Athletic Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to student athletes who excel academically. Must be enrolled fulltime Students must...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to student...
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  • Award: Varies
$500 Finance Department Advisory Board Scholarship
This scholarship was created to award outstanding Finance majors. Must be at least at a junior status Must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher Renewal...
This scholarship was created to award outstanding Finance majors. Must...
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  • Award: $500
Varies Finance Department Faculty Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship would be to assist finance majors with covering the cost of a college education. Finance faculty encourage...
The purpose of this scholarship would be to assist finance majors with...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,000.00 Financial Executives International Western Michigan Scholarship
The Financial Executives International Western Michigan Chapter scholarship is awarded to a full-time accounting or finance student who is heavily...
The Financial Executives International Western Michigan Chapter...
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  • Award: $2,000.00
$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...
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  • Award: $4000 per year
Up to $1,000 Florence Cowan Ward Scholarship for Nursing
This scholarship was made available to assist current students who are in the Kirkhof College of Nursing. Must be a junior or senior (minimum of...
This scholarship was made available to assist current students who are...
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  • Award: Up to $1,000
Varies Folds of Honor Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for students who have an immediate family member (spouse or parent) who has been killed in the line of duty while...
This scholarship is intended for students who have an immediate family...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Four P's of Marketing Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and reward talented marketing majors who demonstrate a desire to succeed in their marketing...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and reward talented...
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Varies Frances Anne Kelleher Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students studying history or social studies with the costs of studying abroad to enhance their...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students studying history...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Fred A. Bell Business Scholarship
This scholarship provides financial support and recognition to business students who study in a foreign country. The scholarship is available to...
This scholarship provides financial support and recognition to business...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Fred and Bernadine Keller Engineering Diversity Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to minority students who show a strong desire to pursue a career in the field of...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to...
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  • Award: Varies
$3,000.00 Frederick A. Bogaert Theatre Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing a degree in theatre. To qualify students must: be accepted for or currently enrolled...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing a degree...
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  • Award: $3,000.00
Varies Frederick A. Chapman Memorial Public Relations Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing a career in Public Relations who demonstrate a commitment to community service....
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing a career...
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Varies (Full tuition: 12-15 credits per semester) Frederik Meijer First Generation Honors College Scholarship
This scholarship is established to help first generation college students. Must be the first person in his or her immediate family to pursue a...
This scholarship is established to help first generation college...
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  • Award: Varies (Full tuition: 12-15 credits per semester)
Varies Frederik Meijer Opportunity Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist First Generation students who are the first in their family to pursue and earn a four-year...
This scholarship was created to assist First Generation students who are...
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Varies FTC&H Engineering Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to GVSU students who are pursuing degree in electrical or mechanical...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies FTCH Occupational Safety and Health Management Pathway Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing careers in occupational safety and health and help widen the pathway to graduation...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students pursuing careers...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,000 Gail and Scott Haebich Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are enrolled full-time in the Kirkhof College of Nursing. Must be accepted by GVSU...
This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are...
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  • Award: Up to $1,000
Varies Gayle Davis First Generation Scholarship
The purpose of scholarship is to reduce the financial stress on students and their families and make a Grand Valley education accessible to...
The purpose of scholarship is to reduce the financial stress on...
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  • Award: Varies
Up to $1,500 General Dynamics Land Systems Engineering Scholarship
The General Dynamics Land Systems Engineering Scholarship is given to qualified Grand Valley State University students who are pursuing a degree in...
The General Dynamics Land Systems Engineering Scholarship is given to...
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  • Award: Up to $1,500
$500 Geology Department Scholarship
This scholarship is available to students in the Geology Department. High school or community college graduates or GVSU geology,...
This scholarship is available to students in the Geology...
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  • Award: $500
Varies Geology Field Studies Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to help students with the cost of attending field camp. Must declare Geology major Must attend an approved field...
This scholarship is intended to help students with the cost of attending...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies George and Marianne Stein Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide need-based scholarship support to promising students pursuing careers in the Science, Technology,...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide need-based scholarship...
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$1,500 - $2,500 Gilbert R. and Patricia K. Davis Merit English Scholarship
This scholarship was established for full time and part time English majors. Must be a Junior or Senior English major Must have completed at...
This scholarship was established for full time and part time English...
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  • Award: $1,500 - $2,500