Blinkhorn/Donk First Generation Student Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to assist student from Michigan, who are the first in their families to earn a four year degree, with the costs of a Grand Valley degree, and to encourage and reward students who are on track to graduate in four years. To be eligible, student must:
Be an undergraduate junior or senior at GVSU
Be enrolled for 15 credit hour or more in any course of study
Have a 3.0 GPA or higher
Be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)
Student must be a permanent resident of the State of Michigan
US citizenship is not required
Preference will be given to students who are the first in their family to earn a four year degree
Financial need may be considered

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

Donor
Scott Thomas Blinkhorn and Caroline (Carla) Donk Blinkhorn
Award
Varies
Deadline
03/01/2022