Bass Family Scholarship

Andy Bass and Catherine Ristola Bass established this scholarship in memory of their parents, Jake and Joan Bass, and Ruth Ristola, all who valued a strong college education. Andy, Catherine, and their daughters, Sarah and Emily, are all beneficiaries of a valued Calvin experience. Together they wish to support students who are committed to honoring God’s kingdom through experiencing other cultures throughout the world.

Basic criteria:

  • entering junior or senior year
  • planning to participate in a semester-long study abroad program
  • graduate of a public school
  • financial need is considered

Renewal criteria: This scholarship is not renewable.

Andy Bass and Catherine Ristola Bass
Supplemental Questions
  1. Where are you hoping to go on your off-campus program?
  2. Why have you chosen this program, and how will it relate to your major?