How to apply for 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.

Business as Mission Scholarship $3,500 JR/SR 2.50
Cooper, John and Marjorie Family Scholarship $2,050 JR/SR 3.00
Forever 21 International Development Scholarship $6,000 JR/SR 3.00
Hollingsworth International Development Studies Scholarship $12,700 JR/ SR 2.80
Miller, Dr. Vincent P., Jr. and Alida W. Scholarship $2,300 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Tuinstra, Doris Cross Cultural Scholarship $3,100 SO/JR/SR 3.00
VanderPol International Development Scholarship $2,000 JR/SR 3.00
VanHeukelem, Calvin and Shirley Scholarship $3,000 JR/SR 2.50
Walcott, Reverend Alfred and Henrietta Family Scholarship $1,000 JR/SR 3.00

Other scholarships

The following is a list of scholarships that may be of interest to international development studies majors and minors. The applications for these scholarships can be found online.

Jennie and Gerrit De Haan Memorial Scholarship $500 SO/JR/SR 3.00
Dr. and Mrs. Lee S. Huizenga Memorial Scholarship $2,500 JR/SR 3.20
Spalink Memorial Missions Scholarship $900 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Charles and Anna Wabeke/Heerspink Memorial Scholarship $3,500 JR/SR 3.00
Kate Bytwerk Scholarship for Study Abroad $3,550 JR/SR 2.50
Lighthouse Scholarship $1,500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Andy W. Schrier Memorial Scholarship $2,200 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Geraldine Vogelzang Leadership Scholarship $1,900 SO/JR/SR 3.00
Bradley C. Miller Scholarship $1,600 SO/JR 3.00
Jack and Laurie Harkema Scholarship $2,500 SO/JR/SR 3.20
Henry and Eunice DeWit Scholarship $2,000 FR/SO/JR/SR 3.00
John and Lorene Postma Scholarship $1,300 JR/SR 2.70
John and Marjorie Cooper Family Scholarship $2,050 JR/SR 3.00
William and Anna Vanden Bosch Scholarship $2,550 JR/SR 2.70
Jubilee Scholarship $2,800 FR/SO/JR/SR 2.00