Positive Black Women Scholarship

The original intent of this scholarship was to assist African-American women in developing and achieving their academic goals. Today, this scholarship is offered to any GVSU student who demonstrates a successful service contribution to African American women and girls and/or a demonstrated personal commitment to African American Women’s issues.

  • This scholarship is open to all student applicants regardless of their race, creed, color, gender or sexual orientation
  • Preference to part or full-time, re-entering or non-traditional applicants.
  • Students who are studying abroad are encouraged to apply

Renewal Criteria: Non-renewable, but recipients can reapply

Supplemental Questions
  1. Describe your career and academic goals, any financial hardships or needs, and how you would benefit from this scholarship. Also please include a statement on how you have made a significant service-related contribution to African-American women or girls and/or a demonstrated commitment to African American Women's issues.