Dirk and Jean Vander Steen Community Service Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Dr. Dirk and Jean Vander Steen in appreciation of their great educational experience at Calvin College. The Vander Steens served Christ as missionaries throughout the world, investing many years in Nigeria. This scholarship seeks to financially assist service-oriented students who have demonstrated community concern and action before and in their education aspirations at Calvin University.

Basic criteria:

  • entering freshman year
  • cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • demonstrate a giving spirit as evidenced by voluntary service to school, church and community
  • planning to pursue a vocation that requires a service component
  • financial need is not required

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.

Dirk and Jean Vander Steen