DeRidder Family Scholarship

Charlie and Wilma DeRidder and their five children are Calvin alumni. Recognizing the Christian teachers at all levels who helped them develop their individual abilities to prepare them for lives committed to service in Christ’s Kingdom, Charlie and Wilma established this scholarship for those preparing for elementary, secondary, or special education. This award will encourage out-of-state junior or senior level students who demonstrate Christ-like character in everyday life, a passion for learning, and who are loving role models to those around them.

Basic criteria:

  • entering junior or senior year
  • cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher
  • pursuing a degree in education: elementary, secondary, or special education
  • demonstrate Christ-like character in everyday life, a passion for learning, and who are loving role models to those around them
  • preference is given to out-of-state students
  • financial need is required

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

Award
$2,500
Scopes
Education
Deadline
02/01/2019