Reister Family Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist deserving young people to attain a degree and to support the educational programs at GVSU.
- Priority given to candidates from Ottawa and Kent Counties with preference to descendants of families who settled in Chester and Allendale Charter and Sparta Townships in the 1800’s and/or the descendants of George Jacob and Juliana Knodel Reister
- Must be a full-time student making satisfactory academic progress
- Financial need is taken into consideration
In the event there are no applications received or applicants that meet the qualifications herein, a deserving senior from Chester, Allendale Charter or Sparta Townships will be identified to receive a one-time scholarship.
Renewal Criteria: Scholarships are renewable without reapplication for a maximum of 8 semesters provided recipients continue to meet qualifications.