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Each year, one first-time, undergraduate student will be selected for a four-year, full-tuition scholarship at Calvin College to pursue a pre-medical program. The recipient will also be assured of an interview at the University of Michigan Medical School and, if accepted, will receive a four-year, full-tuition scholarship to pursue a medical degree there.

Completing this application is your first step to be considered for this prestigious opportunity.


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  • High school GPA of 3.9 or above (4.0 scale)
  • Minimum ACT of 31 or SAT of 1340 (combined reading and math)
  • U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident, with preference given to students who are underrepresented in higher education
  • A passion to serve God’s world though medicine


The deadline to apply is February 1. Students must be admitted to Calvin and have submitted the above application by February 1 in order to be considered for this award.


The selection committee will begin reviewing applications in early February. By mid-February, a small group of finalists will be invited to Calvin to interview on March 5-6. Faculty and staff from both Calvin College and the University of Michigan Medical School will be involved in the interview process.

The award

  • a four-year, full tuition scholarship at Calvin College (a value of $100,000)
  • one summer of biomedical research at the University of Michigan
  • advising by Calvin pre-med faculty and alumni physicians
  • an interview for admission to the University of Michigan Medical School; upon acceptance, a four-year,full tuition scholarship for study leading to a medical degree