Grand Valley State University offers a wide variety of merit-based scholarships. For information on all of the scholarships that are available to students, please visit Scholarships at GVSU.
Aaron M. Desrocher Memorial Chemistry Scholarship
This scholarship was created by the family and friends of Aaron DesRocher to honor and memorialize the enthusiasm for the physical sciences that he displayed as a chemistry major at GVSU. This scholarship is intended to help enthusiastic upper-level Chemistry Majors finish their educational journey with a minimum of debt. As a result, it is hoped that the world will gain from the critical thinking and creative problem solving carried out by enthusiastic young scientists who share the hopes and dreams enjoyed by Aaron.
- Candidates must be entering their Junior year at GVSU having more than 55 credits and two remaining years of course work required to complete a chemistry major. Transfer students may be candidates.
- Recipients must be enrolled as full-time GVSU chemistry majors.
- Candidates and recipients shall be making satisfactory academic progress according to the norms established by the University and the Chemistry Department.
Apply online at www.gvsu.edu/scholarships. A one-page essay and two letters of recommendation (preferably from GVSU faculty) will be required.
Application Deadline: March 1
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