Donald P. Rhoads Scholarship for International Students
This scholarship was established by Joel and Janis Carpenter to support Calvin in its mission to provide excellent and affordable Christian higher education by strengthening its financial aid program and also to support the college’s efforts to attract talented and devoted students from the global south and east. This scholarship was also established to honor the memory of Donald P. Rhoads, Janis’ brother, who loved God, served the kingdom of Jesus Christ, and loved learning.
- entering freshman year
- cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher
- resident of or recent immigrant (to Europe or North America) from the nations of Africa, Asia, or Latin America
- financial need is considered
Renewal criteria: This scholarship is automatically renewable with a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher. Renewal is subject to funding availability.