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 prepare them for college life and academic success. In order to be eligible for this scholarship:

  • Recipients shall have been accepted for admission to Grand Valley State University (GVSU)
  • Must be an undergraduate enrolled for 12 credit hours or more
  • Preference will be given to candidates who participated in any federal pre-college program or are participating in Freshman Academy

Financial need is required and shall be demonstrated by the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Renewal Criteria: This scholarship may not be renewed.

GVSU Alumni, Faculty, Staff and Community Partners
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you participated in any pre-college or federal pre-college programs such as TRIO or Upward Bound?
  2. Are you participating or have you participated in Freshman Academy at GVSU?
  3. Please describe the pride you have for your community/communities from which you come, and how you plan to advance those communities.