Grand Valley offers a wide variety of merit-based scholarships. Below is the full listing of scholarships available.

See the list of scholarships available at GVSU

Eric A. Andres Live, Laugh, Love, Learn Scholarship

Eric was a former CMB major who was killed in an automobile accident in his senior year.

The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students who demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning and are pursuing a career in Cell Molecular Biology. See the university website for details and application deadline.

If you are interested in going to graduate school, you might want to consider being a McNair Scholar and be matched with faculty research mentors. They receive academic counseling, mentoring, advising, and GRE preparation. In addition to the above services, the McNair Scholars have opportunities to attend research seminars, conduct research, and present their findings orally or written via poster presentations. In the first semester of their senior year, the scholars receive assistance with the graduate school application process. McNair Scholars is a TRiO program funded through the United States Department of Education and Grand Valley State University.

If you are interested in teaching, consider applying for the Woodrow Wilson Scholarship.

The Fellowship includes:

  • a $30,000 stipend to support the tuition and living expenses during the program
  • admission to a master's degree program at one of six participating Michigan universities
  • preparation in a high-need urban or rural secondary school
  • support and mentoring throughout the three-year teaching commitment
  • guidance toward teacher certification
  • lifelong membership in a national network of Woodrow Wilson Fellows who are intellectual leaders

Page last modified September 18, 2014