Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
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$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
$1,500 Baldwin Foundation Scholarship - Education (FALL)
This scholarship is intended to provide financial assistance to high achieving students pursuing careers in education. Applicants must be...
This scholarship is intended to provide financial assistance to high...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500
Varies COE Future Teacher Scholarship (FALL)
This scholarship seeks to alleviate financial pressures to ensure that students are able to give their best effort and create new opportunities for...
This scholarship seeks to alleviate financial pressures to ensure that...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies FTLC Minority Teacher Scholarship (FALL)
This scholarship is intended to assist minority students admitted to the College of Education. Must be admitted to College of Education For...
This scholarship is intended to assist minority students admitted to the...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies J. Patrick Sandro Education Scholarship (FALL)
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...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Joe E. Reid Scholarship (FALL)
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...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Telephone Pioneers Scholarship (FALL)
This scholarship is available for students who are pursuing a degree in the College of Education. Must be upper-class (junior or senior) or...
This scholarship is available for students who are pursuing a degree in...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$1000 Padnos College of Engineering and Computing Graduate Student Scholarship (WINTER)
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:
  • Award: $1000
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...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Alumni Heritage Scholarship
Must be the child of a Grand Valley alumnus Must be entering as a freshman Requires full-time enrollment Renewal Information: Renewable for...
Must be the child of a Grand Valley alumnus Must be entering as a...
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 Robert C. Trotter Tri-County Scholarship
Recipients will be selected from Kent, Muskegon, and Ottawa counties Preference will be given to students without other merit aid Requires...
Recipients will be selected from Kent, Muskegon, and Ottawa...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
Up to $500 Career Center Internship Award (WINTER)
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...
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  • Award: Up to $500
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,000 Lakers Go Abroad! Scholarship
$2,000 Study Abroad Scholarship for incoming undergraduate Freshmen More than 100 incoming Freshmen will be selected each year to receive this...
$2,000 Study Abroad Scholarship for incoming undergraduate Freshmen More...
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  • Award: $2,000
$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. Representative or Senators during the...
The Henry Internship places a GVSU student in the Washington, D.C....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000 plus tuition waiver for up to 6 credits
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$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...
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  • Award: $5,000 - $15,000
$1,000 Crawley Japanese Studies Scholarship
This scholarship was designed to recognize and reward students interested in advanced studies in Japanese language and culture while participating...
This scholarship was designed to recognize and reward students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$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:
  • Award: $4000 per year
Varies International Internship Scholarship (Spring/Summer & Fall)
This scholarship is designed to support students interested in pursuing a full-time internship abroad for a minimum of 8 weeks. Students must...
This scholarship is designed to support students interested in pursuing...
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  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $1,500 - $5,000
$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:
  • Award: $2,000
Varies Student-athlete Study Abroad Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a scholarship in spring/summer semester for student-athletes who have financial need and have not had...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a scholarship in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $1,000
$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:
  • Award: $1,500
$750 - $1,000 Aaron M. DesRocher Memorial Chemistry Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to support a junior-level chemistry major at GVSU. Candidates must be entering their junior level undergraduate year...
This scholarship is designed to support a junior-level chemistry major...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750 - $1,000
$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:
  • Award: $500
$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:
  • Award: $500
$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:
  • Award: $2,500
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $1,500
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...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Full In-State Tuition, Room & Board and a One-Time Computer Stipend
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...
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  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $1,500
$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:
  • Award: $600
$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:
  • Award: $500
$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:
  • Award: $1,000
$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...
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  • Award: $1,000
$3,000.00 Anonymous Geology/Earth Science Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to promote and encourage careers in Geology and Earth Sciences and assist first generation college students and...
The purpose of this scholarship is to promote and encourage careers in...
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  • Award: $3,000.00
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...
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  • Award: Varies
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...
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  • Award: Up to $1,000
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:
  • Award: Up to $1,000
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:
  • Award: Up to $1,500