J. Patrick Sandro Education Scholarship (WINTER)

This scholarship was created to provide needed financial aid assistance to GVSU students in the College of Education who have demonstrated a passion for children, a commitment to education, potential for leadership, an interest in reform, and a history of personal integrity.

  • Undergraduate student who is entering junior or senior year and admitted to College of Education
  • Must be full-time, degree-seeking student and intending to teach at the elementary, middle school or high school level
  • Partial consideration will be the candidates gentleness of spirit, serious orientation toward education and teaching, involvement in volunteerism and their selfless attitude.
  • Must be making satisfactory academic progress
  • Must have financial need as demonstrated by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • REQUIRED: You must upload a resume through the general application for this scholarship

Renewal Criteria: Scholarship is renewable provided recipient continue to maintain eligibility requirements. Individual may receive scholarship for a max of 6 semesters.

Review Committee: College of Education

J.C. Huizenga
College of Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload a two-page essay. Describe how this scholarship will benefit you and be sure to address any eligibility criteria specific to this scholarship.