James R. Moyer Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to support students pursuing careers to assist the ageing population with recovery from disease and injuries, and the expansion of careers which keep older Americans in their homes.

To qualify students must:
*be accepted for or currently enrolled at Grand Valley State University (GVSU)
*be an undergraduate junior or senior or graduate student enrolled full time
*be enrolled in a major or degree program that encompasses geriatric care to including, but not limited to: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing, Physician Assistant Studies, Therapeutic Recreation, Social Work, Speech-Language Pathology, Clinical Dietetics, Medical Lab Sciences, and Health Administration

Financial need is required and will be demonstrated by the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) which includes pathway (middle income) students

This scholarship is renewable and can be renewed for a total 6 semesters provided the recipient continues to meet the qualifications.

James R. Moyer
Supplemental Questions
  1. Explain your decision to pursue a career assisting aging populations, your career goals, and how receiving this scholarship will assist you in achieving your goals and your expected outcomes.