Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Awards range from $500 to $5,000 depending on the student's unmet need and the availability of funds. Average awards are about $1,000 annually, non-renewable.
One award offered annually.
The Grand Rapids Community Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships annually, primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career. This scholarship is funded annually by Altrusa International of Grand Rapids, and seeks to encourage higher education among those local area residents who wish to return to school after at least two years of absence from education. By supporting non-traditional education, Altrusa hopes to increase leadership and unlock the potential of the local community.
Applications and information are available at the Grand Rapids Community Foundation website at the address provided. In addition to the online application form, an interest student must submit transc ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.