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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 L.V. Eberhard Business Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to support incoming freshmen business majors at GVSU. Applicants must be entering freshman majoring in...
This scholarship is designed to support incoming freshmen business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$800 Lacks Enterprises Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to students with their costs of their education, with first priority given to qualified...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide assistance to students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800
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$750 - $1,000 Laker Baseball Alumni Leadership Award
This award is intended to reward a member of the GVSU Varsity Baseball team who has taken the additional responsibilities of leadership on and off...
This award is intended to reward a member of the GVSU Varsity Baseball...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750 - $1,000
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$3,000 Lakeshore Human Resource Management Association Annual 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: $3,000
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Varies Larita "Rita" Stephanak Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to nursing students in their final year of studies. To qualify for this...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$2,000 Las Gralarias Foundation Ecuador Study Abroad Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship to support students studying neotropical conservation in Ecuador. Must be accepted or currently enrolled at...
The purpose of this scholarship to support students studying neotropical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
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$1,000 Laura Sakoski Memorial Scholarship
This award provides financial assistance to students who have received a diagnosis of cancer at some point in their lives. Incoming freshman...
This award provides financial assistance to students who have received a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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Up to $1,000 Leslie Eitzen Voice Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for voice majors entering GVSU in their first year. Applicants must be voice majors Be enrolled full time Student...
This scholarship is intended for voice majors entering GVSU in their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
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Up to $2,500 LGBT Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance for students who demonstrate positive sensitivity to and involvement in LGBT...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,500
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$2,000 Liberal Studies Accelerated Leadership Program Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support students in the Liberal Studies Accelerated Leadership Program. Recipients must: Be accepted and...
The purpose of this scholarship is to support students in the Liberal...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
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Varies Lois Searles Hospitality and Tourism Internship Award
This scholarship was set up to assist students who are pursuing an unpaid internship to gain experience in the hospitality and tourism industry. It...
This scholarship was set up to assist students who are pursuing an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Lt. James W. Parmelee Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to provide financial support for students in the Padnos College of Engineering and Computing whose academic success...
This scholarship was created to provide financial support for students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Lt. William Zimmerman Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship provides financial aid for Grand Valley students who serve in any branch of the U.S. armed forces, active or reserve, and for...
This scholarship provides financial aid for Grand Valley students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Lupe Ramos-Montigny "SI SE PUEDE" Legacy Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist Hispanic/Latino students (including undocumented students and dependents of migrant farm workers) with...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist Hispanic/Latino students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Lynn McNamara Blue '86 Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage promising students to continue their studies at GVSU and to encourage them to utilize the many...
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage promising students to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies M. Frederick S. Singer and Frederick S. Singer Memorial Veterans Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to assist veterans with the costs of completing a degree at Grand Valley State University. Candidates must an...
This scholarship is designed to assist veterans with the costs of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Macomb County Student of the Week Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist students from Macomb County who were recognized as Student of the Week. All majors qualify Seniors must...
This scholarship is intended to assist students from Macomb County who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
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$1,500 Madeline Siehling Statistics 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Margaret "Peggy" Boyce Nontraditional Student Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to encourage and assist Nontraditional students who did not immediately begin pursing a college degree after...
This scholarship is intended to encourage and assist Nontraditional...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Margaret F. Ward Art and Design Scholarship
This scholarship was established to give support to aspiring art educators who are facing financial challenges in pursuing their degrees. Must be...
This scholarship was established to give support to aspiring art...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Margaret F. Ward Music Scholarship
This scholarship was established to give support to aspiring music educators who now face similar financial challenges in pursuing their own...
This scholarship was established to give support to aspiring music...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Maribeth Wardrop Leaders in Philanthropy Scholarship
This scholarship was the first named scholarship to support the Master of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership Program. To qualify for this...
This scholarship was the first named scholarship to support the Master...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,500 - $3,000 Marlene Kenneway Love of Dance Scholarship
Established in memory of Rebecca Vogelsang to reward a dance student who has shown growth and promise from the time they joined the dance program...
Established in memory of Rebecca Vogelsang to reward a dance student who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500 - $3,000
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Varies Marney Houseman MacAdam Voice Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward exceptional voice students by assisting them with the cost of their education at Grand Valley State...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward exceptional voice students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Marvin G. DeVries Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist students from West Michigan who are pursuing careers in Economics with the cost of a GV...
This scholarship is intended to assist students from West Michigan who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 Mary and Wilhelm Seeger Scholarship
This scholarship was created by GVSU alumni to honor two well respected faculty members Mary and Wilhelm Seeger. Entering freshman student with...
This scholarship was created by GVSU alumni to honor two well respected...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies MaryBeth 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
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Varies Mathematics Department Scholarship
This scholarship is established to provide all students of math with a resource to invest in their education. The student must have at least 45...
This scholarship is established to provide all students of math with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Matt and Kendra Gibson Accounting & Finance Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students with a declared major in Accounting or Finance with the cost of their education. Must be...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students with a declared...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies May Group Realtors with Re/Max of Grand Rapids Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a student with interest in pursuing a career in real estate. Recipients of this scholarship shall...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a student with interest in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$3,000 Mayor George K. Heartwell Through College Scholarship
The Mayor George K. Heartwell Through College Scholarship was established to support students who graduate from a Grand Rapids Public High...
The Mayor George K. Heartwell Through College Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
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$500.00 Metro Detroit Alumni Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a distinguished merit scholarship to current high school seniors from the metropolitan Detroit area...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a distinguished merit...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
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$3,000 Michael '06 and Janean '05, '08 Couch Black Excellence Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist African American students who are the first in their family to earn a four year degree (first...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist African American students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
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$2,500- $5,000 Michael and Susan Jandernoa Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to invest in future entrepreneurs enrolled at GVSU to create new opportunities that will be critical to future...
The purpose of this scholarship is to invest in future entrepreneurs...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500- $5,000
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Varies Michael F. Young '90, '94 Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students in the School of Public, Non Profit, and Health Administration. Recipients shall have been...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students in the School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Michael F. Young '90, '94 Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students in the School of Public, Non-Profit, and Health Administration. Recipients of this...
The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students in the School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,000 Mithilesh and Jitendra Mishra Foreign Student Scholarship
This scholarship is to assist needy foreign students at GVSU on an exchange program. Students must be enrolled full-time as Business major with...
This scholarship is to assist needy foreign students at GVSU on an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies Mnomen Native American Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and assist Native American students who are members of a federally recognized tribe in Michigan or...
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and assist Native...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,500 Moriah Muscaro '15 Feature Twirler Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to attract talented twirlers to the GVSU Marching Band. Recipients of this scholarship shall have been...
The purpose of this scholarship is to attract talented twirlers to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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Varies Mullendore Legal Studies and Criminal Justice Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and reward students who major in either Legal Studies or Criminal Justice with the intention of...
The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize and reward students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Music Scholarships
In addition to a generous array of academic scholarships and awards based on financial need, the Department of Music annually awards nearly...
In addition to a generous array of academic scholarships and awards...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,500 NAI Wisinski of West Michigan Commercial Real Estate Scholarship
This scholarship was created to encourage and assist students pursuing careers in commercial real estate. To qualify for this scholarship,...
This scholarship was created to encourage and assist students pursuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
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Varies Nathan M. Hurwitz Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Nathan M. “Nate” Hurwitz. Nathan was a proud student at Forest Hills Eastern High School (please click...
This scholarship was created in memory of Nathan M. “Nate” Hurwitz....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Nedra J. Smith Otis Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward outstanding Art and Design students at GVSU in support of their studies. Must be a junior, senior or...
The purpose of this scholarship is to reward outstanding Art and Design...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Nichols Sustainability Scholarship
This scholarship was established to reward students who commit to making a difference when it comes to environmental, social and fiscal...
This scholarship was established to reward students who commit to making...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Up to half tuition NN Autocam Precision Components Group Engineering Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to encourage students who are interested in practical engineering and educate young people about the changes in the...
This scholarship is designed to encourage students who are interested...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to half tuition
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$1,500 Norris, Perne & French Finance 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Occupational Safety and Health Management Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Occupational Safety and Health Management at GVSU. Must...
This scholarship was established to assist students pursuing an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Orgulloso de Ser 'Proud to Be' Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage students to make the most of their college years by utilizing resources and programs that will help...
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage students to make the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Full tuition (block rate 12-15 credits) Owen Bieber Scholarship
This Scholarship is available for full-time entering students who are in some way affiliated with the UAW. Entering students must have a 3.5 or...
This Scholarship is available for full-time entering students who are in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Full tuition (block rate 12-15 credits)
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