Johnny C. Burton Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist incoming freshmen or transfers students, as well as students currently attending GVSU. This scholarship is specifically for African-American students who demonstrate a high level of interest in pursuing a career in business and/or entrepreneurship.
- Applicants must be African-American students majoring in business or entrepreneurship
- Freshman, transfer and current students who are attending GVSU are eligible to apply
- Entering freshmen students must have cumulative 3.1 high school GPA and a minimum ACT score of 20
- Transfer students must have a 2.85 grade point average
Renewal Criteria: Non-renewable
This fund is in compliance with Prop 2-06 because it was established prior to its passing in 2006. At the donors wishes this fund will continue making awards as originally intended, and in return no new gifts to the fund can be accepted.