Christine Betten Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Kenneth J. and Judith M. Betten established this scholarship in memory of Ken’s mother, Christine Betten. She became a widow at a young age and managed to support her family as a domestic day worker and by taking in laundry. In spite of difficult times, she willingly sacrificed in order that her children could pursue a Christian education.
- entering freshman year
- a superior academic record in high school is not required, but a desire and ability to excel at Calvin is required
- first preference is for a child of a widow or widower who is a single parent
- financial need is required
Renewal criteria: This scholarship is automatically renewable with a cumulative GPA of 2.70 or higher (sophomore year only). Renewal is subject to funding availability.