Financial Support


Ways to finance your education:

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantship

Graduate Assistantships provide students with:

  • Part-time work
  • Financial assistance
  • Experience within their field of study
  • An opportunity to apply their classroom knowledge in a professional setting

Presidential Research Grants

Presidential Research Grants

Presidential Research Grants are intended as a one-time award during a graduate student’s GVSU academic career.

Grant awards of up to $1,000 are available to support the research projects of graduate students

Academic Conference Fund

Academic Conference Fund

The purpose of the Academic Conference Fund is to provide non-competitive grants to encourage student presentations at academic conferences by offsetting the cost of attendance.

Awards of up to $500.00 (up to $750.00 for international travel) will be given to those invited to present or perform at a conference/meeting.

For more information on Financial Support , scholarship search, and filing for FAFSA, please visit  the GVSU Financial Support website.