Dr. Sara Kane-Smart Scholarship in Honor of the Children's Advocacy Center in Holland

The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage and assist students with career goals in child abuse prevention and advocacy who have demonstrated a commitment to advocate on behalf of abused and neglected children.

To qualify, students must:
*be accepted for, or currently enrolled at GVSU
*be an undergraduate student enrolled 12 credit hours or more
*have a social work, psychology, nursing, or criminal justice major
*be making satisfactory academic progress according to the norms established by the University and the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
*Preference will be given to students with permanent residence in Ottawa or Allegan counties

Financial need may be considered, and will be demonstrated by the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

This scholarship may be renewed without reapplication provided the recipient continues to meet the qualifications stated above for a maximum of 8 semesters.

Dr. Sara Kane-Smart and Dr. Robert Smart
Criminal Justice, Psychology
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe your career goals, work, volunteer, or community service experiences that demonstrate your commitment to advocate for the prevention and intervention of child abuse.
  2. Preference will be given to students with permanent residence in Ottawa or Allegan counties. Is your permanent residence in one of these counties?