The People Space Scholarship

This scholarship was created to encourage and reward students who are leading by example and living the mission of Grand Valley State University while living off-campus in the Grand Rapids community.

  • Recipients for this scholarship shall have been accepted, or currently enrolled at Grand Valley State University.
  • Must be at least a sophomore and enrolled for 12 credit hours or more in any major.
  • Must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or greater.
  • Preference will be given to students who live in The People Space community.
  • Financial need may be considered but not required.

Renewal Criteria: Non-renewable

People Space and John W. Parrish
Supplemental Questions
  1. Where are you living at off-campus?
  2. Please submit an essay describing your career goals, how you are paying for your education at Grand Valley, your experience living the mission of GVSU off campus in Grand Rapids, and your thoughts on how community leaders can make an impact on housing issues for both students and the general public in the future.