To apply for Calvin College scholarships, click the yellow “Sign In” button. You must be admitted to Calvin and have a Calvin user ID in order to sign in and complete your scholarship application. You may save your application at any time by clicking “Save and Keep Editing”. Once you complete the application, scholarships will be recommended to you if you meet the basic criteria. You may choose to apply for these scholarships if you feel you meet all of the criteria. There are also many scholarship opportunities that you do not have to apply to, but will be automatically matched to after you complete your scholarship application. If you have questions regarding the scholarship application, please contact scholarships@calvin.edu

The list below are ALL scholarship opportunities at Calvin. Please do not use this page to apply for scholarships. Rather, apply for scholarships using the ‘Recommended’ opportunities page once you have completed your General Application.

Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
James E. Smith /Gordon Food Service Scholarship
Gordon Food Service has provided Calvin College with gifts to be used to award scholarships in memory of Mr. James E. Smith. Mr. Smith was a...
Gordon Food Service has provided Calvin College with gifts to be used to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 08/31/2016
  • Award: varies
08/31/2016 varies None
Daren and Renee D'Ippolito Scholarship
This scholarship is established by Daren & Renee D’Ippolito who are Calvin graduates having pursued French as a major and minor respectively. They...
This scholarship is established by Daren & Renee D’Ippolito who are...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 09/16/2016
  • Award: $500.00
2 09/16/2016 $500.00 None
Alumni Association Interim Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Calvin Alumni Association out of a desire to help students participate in one of Calvin’s off-campus...
This scholarship was established by the Calvin Alumni Association out of...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $500
3 09/30/2016 $500 None
Arnold, Elva and Doris Bakker Interim Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Doris Bakker to honor her parents, Arnold and Elva Bakker, and encourage students to pursue careers in the...
This scholarship was established by Doris Bakker to honor her parents,...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $0.00
1 09/30/2016 $0.00 None
Benjamin and Lori Lion Interim Scholarship
The Lions enjoyed taking the opportunity to study abroad during interim by going to France, Mexico, Southern United States and Peru. Through these...
The Lions enjoyed taking the opportunity to study abroad during interim...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $500
3 09/30/2016 $500 None
Bosscher Family Interim Scholarship
Jim and Ange Bosscher established this scholarship to assist needy students who desire to experience an off-campus interim at Calvin. Basic...
Jim and Ange Bosscher established this scholarship to assist needy...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $500
1 09/30/2016 $500 None
Dutch International Society Scholarship
Based in Grand Rapids, MI, the Dutch International Society (DIS) is an international society. It shares many elements of its background, religious...
Based in Grand Rapids, MI, the Dutch International Society (DIS) is an...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $500; $1,500; $2,500
2 09/30/2016 $500; $1,500; $2,500 None
James Lamse Memorial German Interim Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship was established by a participant in Dr. Lamse’s first interim and a former office employee to honor Dr. Lamse and to assist...
This scholarship was established by a participant in Dr. Lamse’s first...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $500
2 09/30/2016 $500 None
Jennie and Gerrit De Haan Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Gerben and Mrs. Janice De Jong established this scholarship in memory of Mrs. De Jong’s parents, Jennie and Gerrit De Haan. Dr. and Mrs. De...
Dr. Gerben and Mrs. Janice De Jong established this scholarship in...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: $500
3 09/30/2016 $500 None
Wallace and Marianne Bratt German Interim Abroad Scholarship
For nearly 40 years it has been the repeated, grateful witness of both graduates and current students that the German interim abroad was one of the...
For nearly 40 years it has been the repeated, grateful witness of both...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 09/30/2016
  • Award: varies
2 09/30/2016 varies None
Sally and Bert deVries Archeology Scholarship
During his years of service in the history department at Calvin, Bert deVries has been instrumental in setting up the archeology minor, in leading...
During his years of service in the history department at Calvin, Bert...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 10/15/2016
  • Award: $2,400
10/15/2016 $2,400 None
Calvin Alumni of Gordon Food Service Scholarship
Employees at Gordon Food Service want to honor the Gordon family philosophy of “taking care of what we have been blessed with and passing it on to...
Employees at Gordon Food Service want to honor the Gordon family...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
0 Ended $2,000 None
Arvin and Corrie Vos Interim Scholarship
Arvin and Corrie Vos wish to help students be able to participate in the 2016 interim program in Haiti. Basic criteria: entering sophomore,...
Arvin and Corrie Vos wish to help students be able to participate in the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500; $1,000
Ended $500; $1,000 None
A. Dale and Mary Buist Family Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Mary Buist because of her deep interest in and commitment to Christian education. She and her husband, Dale,...
This scholarship was established by Mary Buist because of her deep...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,900
Ended $2,900 None
Adelene Haverhals Scholarship in Memory of Dorothy Otter
This scholarship was established by Adelene Haverhals in memory of Dorothy Otter. Both Adelene and Dorothy spent a part of their professional...
This scholarship was established by Adelene Haverhals in memory of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000
Ended $3,000 None
Adrian and Margaret Van Andel Family Scholarship
With gratitude and thanks to God for the godly influence an education at Calvin meant to her family, Marty Van Andel wishes to enable other...
With gratitude and thanks to God for the godly influence an education at...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
African Scholarship in Engineering Scholarship
In gratitude for the excellent education Kenneth Ludema received in the Engineering Department at Calvin College, he and his wife Johanna want to...
In gratitude for the excellent education Kenneth Ludema received in the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,300
Ended $2,300 None
Alaska EDDGE Scholarship
This generous scholarship was established to give students from Alaska a financial EDDGE to attend Calvin College. Basic criteria: entering...
This generous scholarship was established to give students from Alaska a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $15,000
1 Ended $15,000 None
Alaska State Scholarship
This generous scholarship was established to give students from Alaska an opportunity to attend Calvin College. Basic criteria: entering freshman...
This generous scholarship was established to give students from Alaska...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $15,000
1 Ended $15,000 None
Alexander and Lavonne Dragt Family Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Dr. Alexander and Mrs. Lavonne Dragt. Basic criteria: entering freshman year cumulative GPA of 3.50 or...
This scholarship was established by Dr. Alexander and Mrs. Lavonne...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,800
Ended $3,800 None
Alfred and Bernice Strikwerda Family Scholarship
In appreciation for what Calvin has meant to the family of Alfred and Bernice (Bouwens) Strikwerda their family established this scholarship in...
In appreciation for what Calvin has meant to the family of Alfred and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,700
Ended $2,700 None
Alto Precision in Honor of Willis M. Clark Scholarship
Willis M. Clark, a long time friend and business partner of Alto Precision, used his creative intelligence to develop specialty products for the...
Willis M. Clark, a long time friend and business partner of Alto...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended $1,500 None
Alumni Association Students of Color Scholarship
The Calvin Alumni Association provides funds for scholarships for U.S. and Canadian students of color for their first year at Calvin. Basic...
The Calvin Alumni Association provides funds for scholarships for U.S....
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
6 Ended $2,000 None
Andy J. Egan Company Scholarship
The Andy J. Egan Company, Inc. of Grand Rapids, MI, is a mechanical contractor specializing in the construction and maintenance of commercial,...
The Andy J. Egan Company, Inc. of Grand Rapids, MI, is a mechanical...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600
Ended $1,600 None
Anton and Sena Hoogewind Scholarship
Sena Thomas Hoogewind established this scholarship in memory of her husband, Anton, to help deserving students obtain a Christian education. Basic...
Sena Thomas Hoogewind established this scholarship in memory of her...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended $2,000 None
Armor of Light Scholarship
The foundation sponsoring this scholarship is interested in both Christian education and engineering. They are eager to help a student with...
The foundation sponsoring this scholarship is interested in both...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,700
Ended $3,700 None
Arnold and Cynthia Morren Family Scholarship
Mr. Arnold and Mrs. Cynthia Morren of Grandville, MI, both attended Calvin College, as did their three sons and two daughters-in-law. The Morrens...
Mr. Arnold and Mrs. Cynthia Morren of Grandville, MI, both attended...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
Augustus and Rita Van Buren Scholarship
Augustus and Rita Van Buren, both originally from Canada and now living in the United States, wish to support a student who, much like Gus, came to...
Augustus and Rita Van Buren, both originally from Canada and now living...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended $2,000 None
Bakker Family Missions Scholarship
This scholarship was established in honor of foreign missionaries for students whose parents are serving in foreign missions and who have had some...
This scholarship was established in honor of foreign missionaries for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,200
Ended $3,200 None
Bellevue Christian Reformed Church Scholarship
Supporters of Calvin College from Bellevue Christian Reformed Church in Bellevue, WA, established this scholarship to encourage students from their...
Supporters of Calvin College from Bellevue Christian Reformed Church in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000
Ended $4,000 None
Bernard and Carol De Mots Woltjer Family Scholarship
Mr. Bernard and Mrs. Carol Woltjer established this scholarship because of their desire to share with others the wonderful blessings of a...
Mr. Bernard and Mrs. Carol Woltjer established this scholarship because...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended $1,500 None
Beukelman/Ver Hage Family Scholarship
Laurel (Ver Hage) and Kenneth Beukelman have served as a host family for both missionary children attending secondary Christian schools and for...
Laurel (Ver Hage) and Kenneth Beukelman have served as a host family for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
Bill and Linda Tos Jr. Family Foundation, Inc. Scholarship
Bill and Linda Tos and their children established this scholarship since they believe that Christian education provides a unique spiritual...
Bill and Linda Tos and their children established this scholarship since...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended $5,000 None
Bode/Stouwie Family Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Randy and Jan Bode in honor of their parents, Rube and Gina Bode and Ed and Jennie Stouwie. Basic...
This scholarship was established by Randy and Jan Bode in honor of their...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
Boumgarden/Koranda Scholarship
This scholarship was established by John Boumgarden in gratefulness to the Calvin Community and the Koranda Family of Naperville, IL. As a...
This scholarship was established by John Boumgarden in gratefulness to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Brian E. Dyk Memorial Scholarship
Brian Dyk taught at West Side Christian Middle School in Grand Rapids, MI. Even though the number of years that he taught were few, he touched many...
Brian Dyk taught at West Side Christian Middle School in Grand Rapids,...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
1 Ended $2,500 None
Bruce and Jeralyn Ryskamp Scholarship
Mr. Bruce and Mrs. Jeralyn Ryskamp established this scholarship out of gratitude for the excellent education Calvin provided to them and to their...
Mr. Bruce and Mrs. Jeralyn Ryskamp established this scholarship out of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,400
Ended $2,400 None
Bruce Dice Scholarship
Mr. Bruce Dice was raised and educated with a strong Christian faith and had many opportunities to express that Christian faith in his personal and...
Mr. Bruce Dice was raised and educated with a strong Christian faith and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $9,000
Ended $9,000 None
Bud and Clarice Hendrickson Scholarship
Lawrence (Bud) and Clarice Hendrickson have a deep love for Calvin. Bud was a member of the class of 1940 and made many exceptional friends who...
Lawrence (Bud) and Clarice Hendrickson have a deep love for Calvin. Bud...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,900
Ended $1,900 None
Buikema Family Scholarship
Darryl Buikema and Tim Buikema established this scholarship as a way to give back to the college that provided them with the education, guidance,...
Darryl Buikema and Tim Buikema established this scholarship as a way to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended $5,000 None
Calvin College Young Life Scholarship
The donor of this scholarship has a deep appreciation for the Young Life ministry and its mission to introduce young people to Jesus Christ and...
The donor of this scholarship has a deep appreciation for the Young Life...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
1 Ended $2,500 None
Calvin College/University of Michigan Medical School Partnership Scholarship
This scholarship was established to attract prospective students who have a strong interest in, and an aptitude for, pursuing an undergraduate...
This scholarship was established to attract prospective students who...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: cost of tuition
3 Ended cost of tuition None
Carol F. Smith Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor Carol Smith and her 40 years of service at Calvin. During her tenure, Carol served as the executive...
This scholarship was established to honor Carol Smith and her 40 years...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,800
Ended $2,800 None
CAS Department Mentoring Scholarship
The Communication Arts and Sciences Department at Calvin established this scholarship in an effort to recruit excellent freshmen declaring a CAS...
The Communication Arts and Sciences Department at Calvin established...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600
2 Ended $1,600 None
Castle, DeWit, and Timmer Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor the careers of three dedicated, long-time Calvin employees. Ada Castle began at Calvin in 1985 and still...
This scholarship was established to honor the careers of three...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $900
Ended $900 None
Celeryville Area Scholarship
Supporters of Calvin from the Celeryville, OH, area established this scholarship to encourage students from their area to attend Calvin. Basic...
Supporters of Calvin from the Celeryville, OH, area established this...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
1 Ended $2,500 None
Central America Scholarship
Calvin College maintains a long and supportive affiliation with Honduras through its semester programs and the on-going relationship with several...
Calvin College maintains a long and supportive affiliation with Honduras...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
Chris and Katie Prins Family Scholarship
Chris ’04 and Katie ’01 Prins both came from out of state to attend Calvin College and greatly appreciated the Christian education they received. ...
Chris ’04 and Katie ’01 Prins both came from out of state to attend...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended $2,500 None
Chris Postma Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Dr. Richard and Mrs. Judy Postma to remember and honor their beloved brother and brother-in-law, Chris Postma,...
This scholarship was established by Dr. Richard and Mrs. Judy Postma to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
0 Ended $2,500 None
Christine Betten Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Kenneth J. and Judith M. Betten established this scholarship in memory of Ken’s mother, Christine Betten. She became a widow at a young age...
Dr. Kenneth J. and Judith M. Betten established this scholarship in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,550
Ended $2,550 None