Academics / Departments & Programs / Chemistry & Biochemistry / Scholarships

Many different scholarships, grants, and other forms of financial aid are available to Calvin students in all fields of study. To explore and apply for financial aid, see Calvin's financial aid page.

The named scholarships listed below are specifically open to students in the chemistry and biochemistry department. Each scholarship has a unique purpose and criteria for qualifications; to learn more about a named scholarship, click on its name below.

How to apply for named scholarships

The application forms for named scholarships are available every year beginning December 1 and must be submitted by February 1. All of the scholarships for first year students and current students are available online. All students who will be enrolled next academic year are encouraged to apply.

Albers, Dr. Robert J. Memorial Scholarship $2,200 SO/JR/SR 3.00
Alto Precision in Honor of Willis M. Clark Scholarship $1,500 FR 3.00
Bolt, John A. Memorial Scholarship $3,200 JR/SR 3.00
DeHaan, Peter and Margaret (Bell) Chemistry/Biochemistry Scholarship $2,200 JR/SR 2.50
Deur, Debra Scholarship $4,300 SO/JR/SR 3.00
Frisch, Kurt Family Scholarship $4,000 FR 3.80
Greenfield, Laura and Gary Chemistry and Math Scholarship $3,450 SO/JR/SR 3.50
Harkema, James and Beatrice Family Scholarship $4,000 JR/SR 3.00
Heidmann Family Scholarship $2,100 JR/SR 3.20
Hughes, Howard Medical Institute Scholarship $2,500 FR 3.50
Iwema, R. and J. Education Scholarship $3,000 JR/SR 2.50
King-Wierenga Memorial Scholarship $3,100 SR 2.50
Klamer, Bernard Memorial Chemistry Scholarship $3,000 JR/SR 3.20
Klanderman Family Scholarship $4,300 JR/SR 3.80
Louters, Larry L. Biochemistry Scholarship $3,600 SO/JR/SR 3.20
McNamara Scholarship $3,100 JR/ SR 3.50
Pfizer Scholarship $3,100 JR/SR 3.30
S-STEM: Building Foundations for Success in STEM Scholarship $4,200 FR 3.20
Secondary Science Education Scholarship $3,700 SO/JR/SR 3.00
Uitvlugt, Gregory and Joan Family Scholarship $8,000 FR 2.50
VanderHaar, Margaret and Donald Scholarship $1,100 JR 3.00
VanDerWoude Science Scholarship $4,500 JR/SR 3.30
VanHeuvelen, Raymond and Florence Memorial Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.00
VanOosten, John and Lillian Scholarship $3,400 JR/SR 3.00
Veltkamp Secondary Science Education Scholarship $4,500 JR/SR 3.20
Verbrugge, Calvin and Pauline Family Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.00
Vrieland, Edwin and Eleanor Scholarship $2,400 SO/JR/SR 3.20
Wagner/Vander Wagen, John and Louise Memorial Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.00
West Michigan Optometric Scholarship $3,300 JR/SR 3.00
Wierenga, John and Theresa B. Family Scholarship $3,000 JR/SR 3.00
Wolthuis, Dr. Enno and Mrs. Lucile Chemistry Scholarship $2,500 SO/JR/SR 3.00

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