Semester or Year-long Programs

The following scholarships are available to students studying off-campus in Calvin-sponsored semester programs.  Click on the name of the scholarship for individual scholarship requirements and deadlines.  Typically, applications are available for the fall semester programs from March 1 to March 31 and applications are available for the spring semester programs from August 15 to September 30.

NAME AMOUNT CLASS GPA
Bays-Herzberg China Semester Abroad Scholarship (fall) $1,300 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Bytwerk, Kate Scholarship for Study Abroad (fall) $4,100 JR/SR 2.50
Cortina, Elsa Scholarship (spring) $2,000 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Gelderloos Family Study Abroad Scholarship (spring) $2,500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Harkema, Jack and Laurie Scholarship (spring) $2,500 SO/JR/SR 3.20
Miller, Bradley C. Scholarship (spring) $2,300 SO/JR 3.00
Oman Semester Abroad Scholarship (spring) $1,500 FR/SO/JR/SR 2.50
RoMan Manufacturing Asian Studies Scholarship (fall) $1,750 SO/JR/SR 3.25

Non-Calvin scholarships

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies abroad.  For more information on details and how to apply, click here.

Financial aid for interim

You can receive financial aid toward your off-campus interim course in the form of an Interim Grant or a Named Scholarship.

Interim grants

A student could be eligible for an Interim Grant if they fill out the Interim Grant Application and qualify for need-based aid.  Need is determined by filing the Federal FAFSA application or International Financial Aid Application.

Grants are awarded after students have filled out the Interim Grant Application.  The application deadline for January interims is September 30.  For May interims the deadline is March 1.

Interim scholarships

The following named scholarships are available for students traveling off-campus for interim.  Click on the name of the scholarship for individual scholarship requirements.  Applications are available from August 15 to September 30.

NAME AMOUNT CLASS GPA
Bosscher Family Interim Scholarship $500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Bratt, Wallace and Marianne German Interim Abroad Scholarship $560 SO/JR/SR 3.00
D'Ippolito, Daren and Renee Scholarship $2,500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
De Haan, Jennie and Gerrit Memorial Scholarship $500 SO/ JR/ SR 3.00
Dutch International Society Interim Scholarship N/A FR/SO/JR/SR 2.70
Gelderloos Family Study Abroad Interim Scholarship $500 SO/JR/SR 2.50
Lamse, James Memorial German Interim Abroad Scholarship $1,500 SO/JR/SR 3.00
Lion, Benjamin and Lori Interim Scholarship $500 SO/JR/SR 2.50

For more information on financial aid for off-campus programs, please email finaid@calvin.edu or stop by the Financial Aid Office.