Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/01/2018
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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,500 - $2,500
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Gilbert R. and Patricia K. Davis Merit Humanities Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize scholastic achievement in any of the following majors within the College of Liberal Arts and...
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize scholastic achievement...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Glenn A. and Betty J. Niemeyer History Scholarship
This scholarship was established for GVSU students who are majoring in History. Must be entering junior or senior year as a full-time history...
This scholarship was established for GVSU students who are majoring in...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Graduate Teacher Certification (GTC) Scholarship
This scholarship was established for graduate students accepted into the College of Education who are pursuing initial teacher...
This scholarship was established for graduate students accepted into the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $1,400 Grand Forum Scholarship for Continuing Education
This scholarship provides financial assistance to persons whose college education was interrupted for one or more reasons and who wish to continue...
This scholarship provides financial assistance to persons whose college...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,400
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Grand Valley Pathway 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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Grand Valley State University Symphony Orchestra Scholarship
This scholarship was established to encourage non-music majors who played in Grand Rapids Youth Symphony to join the GVSU Symphony Orchestra to...
This scholarship was established to encourage non-music majors who...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,000 Grand Valley UAW Region 1-D Scholarship
Grand Valley State University, in cooperation with Region 1-D of the UAW, offers a limited number of $4000 four year scholarships ($1000 per year),...
Grand Valley State University, in cooperation with Region 1-D of the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies GRCC Presidents' Scholarship for Transfer Students
The purpose of this scholarship is to reduce financial pressure on students and their families and make a Grand Valley Education accessible to...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reduce financial pressure on...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Green Family First Generation College of Education Scholarship
This scholarship was created to encourage and assist students pursuing careers in education who are the first in their family to earn a four-year...
This scholarship was created to encourage and assist students pursuing...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Gregg K. Dimkoff Finance Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist deserving finance majors with the costs of completing their degrees in finance at Grand Valley State...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist deserving finance majors...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Greta and Arthur DeLong Education Scholarship (WINTER)
This scholarship fund is established to recognize the scholastic achievements and financial needs of junior, senior or graduate level students....
This scholarship fund is established to recognize the scholastic...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Greta and Arthur DeLong Psychology Scholarship
This new scholarship fund is established to recognize the scholastic achievements and financial needs of junior, senior or graduate level students....
This new scholarship fund is established to recognize the scholastic...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$2,000 GVSU Peace and Justice Activist Scholarship
This scholarship was founded on the belief in the power of students to utilize their education to evoke social, economic, and political justice....
This scholarship was founded on the belief in the power of students to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $1,500 GVSU Web Team Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students who demonstrate exceptional web design & development skills. Student with any...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students who demonstrate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,000 Henry and Juanita Dungey School of Public and Nonprofit Administration Excellence Award
The Henry and Juanita Dungey School of Public Administration Excellence Award has been established to honor an outstanding student who not only...
The Henry and Juanita Dungey School of Public Administration Excellence...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $750 Hilda C. Holder Scholarship for Women in Business
This scholarship was established to help women with a declared business major. Candidates for this scholarship must be females entering their...
This scholarship was established to help women with a declared business...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $750
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Holliday-Willey Psychology Scholarship for the Study of Autism Spectrum Disorders
This scholarship was established for students who are interested in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and plan a future career or service working...
This scholarship was established for students who are interested in...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,000 Hong Chen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was initially established to encourage Asian Americans to advance their higher education and offer some financial assistance....
This scholarship was initially established to encourage Asian Americans...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Honor the Badge Scholarship
On the occasion of the memorial service for fallen Walker police officer Trevor Slot on October 21, 2011, President Thomas J. Haas announced that...
On the occasion of the memorial service for fallen Walker police officer...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Hosford Family Excellence In Academics & Athletics Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and assist young adults from Rockford, Michigan, who have excelled in academics and...
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and assist young adults...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $1,500 Hospitality and Tourism Management Clubs Scholarship
The HTM Clubs in conjunction with the HTM Department is providing this scholarship to a registered club member who has demonstrated an active...
The HTM Clubs in conjunction with the HTM Department is providing this...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $1,000 Howard and Rose Stein Biology Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to aid students in the two areas that Howard Stein was passionately involved in, teacher education and experimental...
This scholarship is designed to aid students in the two areas that...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,500 Hugo Salazar Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established to provide encouragement and financial assistance to Spanish majors who have desire to promote cultural...
This scholarship was established to provide encouragement and financial...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $500 Hyatt Place Wyoming HTM Scholarship
To recognize Grand Valley’s Hospitality and Tourism Management program for preparing quality professionals who are pursuing careers in Hospitality...
To recognize Grand Valley’s Hospitality and Tourism Management program...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $500
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $1,500 Ilene I. Schooley Biomedical Science Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for GVSU students majoring in Biomedical and Health Science. It is further intended that recipients demonstrate...
This scholarship is intended for GVSU students majoring in Biomedical...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Inclusion and Equity Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support students impacted by the Division of Inclusion and Equity and assist students pursuing social justice...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support students impacted by the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$5,000 Initech Global Advancing Technology Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage graduates of public high schools who are pursuing higher education in Information...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage graduates of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/01/2018
$5,000 Initech Global Technology Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage graduates of public high schools who are pursuing higher education in information...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist and encourage graduates of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Ira Brad Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to be awarded to students who participated in the TRiO Upward Bound program with a dream to receive a college...
This scholarship is intended to be awarded to students who participated...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies J. Patrick Sandro Education Scholarship (WINTER)
This scholarship was created to provide needed financial aid assistance to GVSU students in the College of Education who have demonstrated a...
This scholarship was created to provide needed financial aid assistance...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies J.C. Huizenga Business Scholarship
This scholarship is created to benefit students in the Seidman College of Business. Candidates must demonstrate their intense desire and...
This scholarship is created to benefit students in the Seidman College...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Jack J. Korff Seidman College of Business Finance Scholarship
This scholarship, initiated by Jack J. Korff, provides awards to GVSU Seidman College of Business students who major in Finance. Candidates for...
This scholarship, initiated by Jack J. Korff, provides awards to GVSU...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies James B. Miller Endowed Engineering Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist 2nd to 3rd year engineering students. Must be accepted or currently enrolled at GVSU Must be...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist 2nd to 3rd year engineering...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies James D. Bachmeier Scholarship
This scholarship will be used to meet student priorities identified by the Enrollment Development Division. Recipients of this scholarship shall...
This scholarship will be used to meet student priorities identified by...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
varies James F. and Virginia L. Goode Global Programs Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to reduce the financial pressure on students and their families and make a Grand Valley education accessible to...
The purpose of the scholarship is to reduce the financial pressure on...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$2,000 Jean Enright Women and Gender Scholarship
This scholarship was designed to support an upper-level Women Gender Studies major or minor at GVSU. The candidate must be a degree seeking...
This scholarship was designed to support an upper-level Women Gender...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Jeff ("Dr. J") Chamberlain Meijer Honors College Alumni Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students and promote diversity in the Frederik Meijer Honors College. Must be accepted for or...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students and promote...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$2,000 Jim '83 & Diane '82, '93 Meerman Coopersville 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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Joan Panopoulos Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide opportunities for graduates of the Grand Rapids Public Schools to attend college. The scholarship is...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide opportunities for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Joe E. Reid Scholarship (WINTER)
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to students enrolled in the special education program in the College of...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $3,000 John J. and Marjorie E. Shepard Communications Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students in the School of Communications. Must be accepted to or currently enrolled at GVSU Must be...
This scholarship was established to support students in the School of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $3,000
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,000 John Salski Scholarship
This scholarship was made available for students who are Biology or Natural Resource Management majors. Minimum 3.0 G.P.A. Must have completed...
This scholarship was made available for students who are Biology or...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2018
$3,000 John Shontz Native Plants Biology Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students who are majoring in Biology with an emphasis in Plant Biology. Must be entering Sophomore,...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students who are majoring...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies John W. and Virginia M. Reifel Economics Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist exceptional students pursuing a career in economics with completion of an undergraduate degree. Must...
This scholarship was established to assist exceptional students pursuing...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
Up to $3,000 Johnny C. Burton Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist incoming freshmen or transfers students, as well as students currently attending GVSU. This scholarship is...
This scholarship was created to assist incoming freshmen or transfers...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Up to $3,000
Deadline03/01/2018
Varies Johnson Leadership Scholarship
The purpose of the Johnson Leadership Scholarship is to provide financial support for students interested in traveling abroad to advance their...
The purpose of the Johnson Leadership Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018