Cornelius A. and Lettie G. Plantinga Scholarship

Family, friends, and former students and parents of Dr. and Mrs. Plantinga have established this scholarship. Dr. Plantinga taught psychology at Calvin from 1950 to 1973, and Mrs. Plantinga taught various grades in the Grand Rapids Christian and public schools, as well as serving the Calvin Education Department as supervisor of student teachers. Dr. and Mrs. Plantinga believed in the power and beauty of Christian higher education and, particularly, of Christian higher education at Calvin.

Basic criteria:

  • entering junior or senior year
  • cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher
  • psychology major
  • demonstrate a strong interest in pursuing psychology from a Christian perspective
  • financial need is considered

Renewal criteria: This scholarship is not automatically renewable. You must re-apply to be considered.