For current first-year Calvin students to help defray the cost of academic books and to encourage students in their academic pursuits.
All current first-year Calvin College Black students (African-American or from any other country) who meet the following requirements are eligible to apply for the Calvin Black Alumni Network Book Grants. Applicant will:
- have completed two semesters by June 1, 2015
- be sophomores in academically good standing at the college during 2015–2016
- be enrolled as a full-time student for the 2015–2016 school year
Applications must be received by March 26, 2015 at 5 p.m.
Members of the Black Alumni Network will review applications, select finalists to be interviewed, and set up interviews on the afternoon of Saturday, April 11, 2015. Finalists must be available for an interview; students not available for this part of the process will not be considered for grants. After those sessions, a final decision on recipients of the 2015 Book Grants will be made, and those who interview will be notified during the following week.
, Program Coordinator, Calvin Alumni Association (616-526-8520).