How to apply for scholarships
The application forms for named scholarships are available every year beginning January 1. Incoming students have a deadline date of February 1. Current students have a deadline date of March 1. All of the scholarships for current students are available online. All current students who will be enrolled next academic year are encouraged to apply.
What you need to know before you apply:
- You must have one of the following majors listed on your AER to apply for the Biology Departmental Scholarships: Biology major BS, Biology major BA, Environmental Science major -biology emphasis, Integrated Science Studies, Major—Secondary Education, Secondary Education Biology major
- 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.