Patricia S. Duthler Computer Science Scholarship
Upon completing her degree, Patricia Duthler earned a job as systems analyst with a military contractor and gradually worked up to senior systems analyst while employed by corporations like Deloitte. With previous international experience, Patricia led teams that assisted Latin American governments with the design of their large-scale computer systems. Patricia particularly enjoyed the strategic planning, structured approach, and complex functional interrelationships that characterized the process of computer systems development. Patricia served as officer for the Washington, D.C., chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery and nearly completed her Masters of Information Systems Technology at George Washington University before being summoned to Grand Rapids to join the family’s business enterprise.
- entering freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year, with preference given to juniors and seniors
- cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher
- majoring in computer science
- financial need is considered
Renewal criteria: Students who wish to be considered for renewal must file a new application each year and will be given equal consideration with other candidates.