Outside Scholarships & Fellowships Search

What are Outside Scholarships?  Scholarships provided by agencies, foundations, or other providers not affiliated with Grand Valley State University.

What are Fellowships?  Funding opportunities for bright and talented students to pursue study, research, public or foreign service, at both the undergraduate and graduate level in the U.S. and abroad.

Some external scholarships and fellowships are nationally competitive award opportunities.  Some of these awards do require institutional certification or endorsement by the university. The Frederik Meijer Office of Fellowships supports student scholars in pursuit of nationally competitive award opportunities through advising services and programming, they are located temporarily in 120 Niemeyer. 

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Ashwood Recovery College Scholarship

Scholarship $1000

Essay based scholarship for incoming, undergraduate and graduate student. 

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Badcock Scholarship

Scholarship $1000

Essay-based scholarship for incoming, current undergraduates, and graduates students. 

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Band Together Scholarship

Scholarship $500 Deadline Date: December 01, 2017

Write an essay (500-1000 words) on who has helped you throughout your life to get where you are today. Open to students in all majors. 

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Bedford Dental Group Scholarship

Scholarship $500 Deadline Date: January 23, 2018

Write an essay proposing ideas that would help doctors make healthcare a more comfortable experience. 

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Beldon Scholarship

Scholarship $1000

Every year, we will select two winners to award a $1,000 scholarship, each! Our scholarship panel will review all applications and hand-pick the most qualified candidates.

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Berbay Scholarship Program

Scholarship $1000 Deadline Date: December 01, 2017

Submit an essay (up to 1,000 words) giving an example of a company with a strong public relations presence, and what are the main qualities that go into the company's PR success. 

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Blazing Glass Digital Marketing Scholarship

Scholarship $2000 Deadline Date: December 31, 2017

Write an essay 500 words or less explaining why you're interested in a career in digital marketing. 

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BrokerFish Scholarship

Scholarship $1000

Essay based scholarship on the topic of international health insurance; open to students in any major. 

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Buildium's Build U. Scholarship

Scholarship $2500 Deadline Date: November 01, 2017

Essay based scholarship for students studying Product Design, Interaction Design, Engineering, or Computer Science.

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