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Grand Valley State University

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Allendale, MI

University Website:  www.gvsu.edu
Apply Online:  https://secure.gvsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate/apply-index.htm

Grand Valley State University (commonly referred to as GVSU, GV, or Grand Valley) is a public liberal arts university located in Allendale, Michigan, United States. The university was established in 1960, and its main campus is situated on 1,270 acres (5.1 km2) approximately 12 miles (19 km) west of Grand Rapids. Classes are also offered at the university's growing Pew Campus in Downtown Grand Rapids, Meijer Campus in Holland, and through centers at Muskegon and Traverse City established in cooperation with local community colleges.

GVSU is a comprehensive coeducational university serving more than 24,654 students as of fall 2012, from all 83 Michigan counties and dozens of other states and foreign countries. It is one of America's 100 largest universities as well as the fifth largest in Michigan in terms of enrollment, and employs more than 2,000 people with about 864 regular full-time faculty and 1,170 support staff. The university currently has alumni residing in all 50 U.S. states, Canada, and 25 countries around the world. For the 2010-2011 academic year, GVSU was recognized as a top producer of Fulbright Scholars for Master's institutions by the Chronicle of Higher Education. GVSU has also been noted for its sustainability efforts, ranking as high as 16th in the world for environment-friendly university management by GreenMetric World University Ranking in 2011.

GVSU's NCAA Division II sports teams are called the Lakers. They compete in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) in all 19 intercollegiate varsity sports and have won the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Directors' Cup for NCAA Division II every year from 2004 to 2011 after finishing second in 2002 and 2003.

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Grand Valley State University College Scholarships

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Joyce Hecht Philanthropy Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

Up to $5,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

Joyce Hecht Philanthropy Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

award

Up to $5,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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Barbara H. Padnos International Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

Up to $15,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

Barbara H. Padnos International Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

award

Up to $15,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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FIRST Scholarship - Grand Valley State University

FIRST

$4,000 February 15, 2020 See Details

FIRST Scholarship - Grand Valley State University

FIRST

award

$4,000

deadline

February 15, 2020
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Michigan Nursing Scholarship - Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University

$4,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

Michigan Nursing Scholarship - Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University

award

$4,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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GVSU First Robotics Engineering Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

$4,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

GVSU First Robotics Engineering Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

award

$4,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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Seymour and Esther Padnos Engineering Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

$2,500 March 01, 2020 See Details

Seymour and Esther Padnos Engineering Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

award

$2,500

deadline

March 01, 2020
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LGBT Scholarship - GVSU

Grand Valley State University

Up to $2,500 March 01, 2020 See Details

LGBT Scholarship - GVSU

Grand Valley State University

award

Up to $2,500

deadline

March 01, 2020
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SPX Corporation Engineering Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

Up to $2,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

SPX Corporation Engineering Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

award

Up to $2,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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Donald and Barbara Vander Jagt Mathematics and Athletics Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

Up to $2,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

Donald and Barbara Vander Jagt Mathematics and Athletics Scholarship

Grand Valley State University

award

Up to $2,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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Distinguished Community College Graduate Scholarship - GVSU

Grand Valley State University

$2,000 March 01, 2020 See Details

Distinguished Community College Graduate Scholarship - GVSU

Grand Valley State University

award

$2,000

deadline

March 01, 2020
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