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How to apply for scholarships

The application forms for named scholarships are available every year beginning December 1 and must be submitted by January 31. All students who will be enrolled next academic year are encouraged to apply (including newly admitted students and international students). Complete one scholarship application, and you will be automatically considered for all scholarships that match your eligibility.

What you need to know before you apply:
  • You must have a biology department major listed on your AER to apply for Biology Departmental Scholarships. Consult a faculty member or your advisor for details.
  • Be prepared to address specific criteria for the scholarships you are applying for in your answers to the essay questions. Click on each scholarship see the criteria, then prepare your answers in Word before pasting them into the online application form. Each essay has a word limit.
  • Be ready with the names and email addresses of two professors whose classes you have taken at Calvin. You must ask them ahead of time if they are willing to complete recommendations for you.
  1. NAME
    AMOUNT
    CLASS
    GPA
  2. $2,200
    FR
    3.00
  3. $3,300
    JR/SR
    3.00
  4. $1,500
    FR/SO/JR/SR
    3.00
  5. $5,850
    SO/JR/SR
    3.00
  6. $1,600
    JR/SR
    3.00
  7. $4,800
    FR
    3.50
  8. $3,300
    FR
    3.50
  9. $8,050
    JR/SR
    3.00
  10. $3,250
    FR
    3.00
  11. $4,350
    JR/SR
    3.00
  12. $2,650
    JR/SR
    3.20
  13. $2,750
    JR/SR
    2.30
  14. $2,500
    JR/SR
    2.50
  15. $2,500
    FR
    3.50
  16. $3,900
    JR/SR
    2.50
  17. $3,150
    JR/SR
    3.00
  18. $4,300
    SR
    2.50
  19. $3,500
    JR/SR
    3.20
  20. $4,800
    FR
    3.20
  21. $2,500
    FR
    2.50
  22. $2,500
    SO/JR/SR
    3.00
  23. $3,200
    JR/SR
    3.00
  24. $4,200
    JR/SR
    3.30
  25. $9,200
    FR
    2.50
  26. $1,300
    JR
    3.00
  27. $2,600
    JR/SR
    3.30
  28. $2,500
    JR/SR
    3.00
  29. $3,000
    JR/SR
    3.00
  30. $3,500
    JR/SR
    3.20
  31. $4,750
    JR/SR
    3.00
  32. $3,250
    JR/SR
    3.00
  33. $4,500
    JR/SR
    3.00
  34. $3,500
    JR/SR
    3.00
  35. $5,100
    SO/JR/SR
    2.70

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