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 the University would initiate a scholarship to recognize Michigan police officers who died in the line of duty. Specifically, the scholarship will benefit a spouse or surviving child of a police person killed in the line of duty.

  • Must be attending GVSU full-time and meeting academic standards of progress
  • Must annually file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Renewal Criteria: Renewable for a maximum of eight consecutive semesters provided the recipient maintains requirements for scholarship.

Grand Valley State University
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you related to a police officer who was killed in the line of duty?
  2. If so, please list their name and location of agency.
  3. How are you related to this person?