*Please note that this is not a complete list of all the scholarships our participants have received but those that were reported to us. 

MI-CAPP Education Endowment Awards 2020

Winners are:

Academic Achievement Award - Darvell R

Study Abroad Scholarship - Turia M

Darvell award winner

Darvell R

Passport Scholarship Winners 2020

Congratulations to the following students who received a Passport Scholarship.

  • Helen B
  • Maddisyn F
  • Myren M
  • Chelsea L
  • Sevastian A
  • Jenna Kaszubowski
  • Darvell Reid
Passport winners 2020
Passport winners 2

Biomedical Science Graduate of Distinction Award

In addition to being one of our outstanding award winners, Alexis has authored a paper on Developing a Transcartohistoriography which was presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association. In May of 2019, Alexis presented at the Michigan Alliance for Reproductive Health and Technologies conference with GVSU faculty member, Dr. Pearl. Alexis, She is also apart of Intersections Ambassadors, Resident & Housing Association, and worked on Abdul El-Sayed Gubernatorial Campaign in 2018.


alexis hansen

Benjamin. A Gilman International Scholarship

The Benjamin. A Gilman International Scholarship offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies of credit-bearing, career-oriented internships abroad. TRIO STEM is proud to announce that Clara Bernal won this scholarship to allow her to study abroad with the Honors College in Ghana this summer. Congratulations Clara!


Clara Bernal

Clara Bernal

2018 Mi-CAPP Student Scholarship Winners

The Mi-CAPP Scholarship Winners this year included two TRIO STEM students: Clara Bernal (left) and Jennifer Hon (right).  Jennifer won the Academic Achievement Award and Clara won the Academic Progress Award. The awards were presented at the annual Mi-CAPP Scholarship Awards Banquet during their student leadership conference. This year's conference was held in Battle Creek, Michigan. 

Jennifer Hon

Additional Scholarship Winners

Greater Grand Rapids USBC Youth Scholarship

 Lindsey Farris

Joan Nestle LGBT History Award

Alexis Hansen 

John R. DeYoung Fellow in the Cook Leadership Academy

Megan Damico.

Psychology Department Recognition of Excellence Award

 Alexis Hansen.

Nancy Weatherbee Memorial Scholarship

Lindsey Farris. 

The Barbara H. Padnos Scholarship for Study Abroad

Joshua Bryant

Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Thuy Thuong Nguyen 

Outstanding LGBTQIA+ Paper or Project Pride Award!

Alexis Hansen 

Eric A. Andres Live, Laugh Love Learn Scholarship

Ann Baxter 

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