Scholarship model for students who entered Calvin before summer 2009

For students who entered Calvin before fall 2009

The Calvin GPA used to determine scholarship renewal for returning students is the cumulative average at the end of interim. Incoming students have until the end of their first year (second semester) before their cumulative GPA will be reviewed for renewal. See scholarship renewal criteria »

Academic ScholarshipsYearly Award AmountFull Award*Renewal Policy
National Merit Scholarships $10,000 $40,000 Satisfactory academic progress
Trustee Scholarships $10,000 $50,000 Calvin GPA of 3.5
Presidential Scholarships up to $6,000 up to $30,000 Calvin GPA of 3.5
Dean's Scholarships up to $4,500 up to $22,500 Calvin GPA of 3.4
Faculty Honors Scholarships up to $3,500 up to $17,500 Calvin GPA of 3.3
Honors Scholarships up to $2,500 up to $12,500 Calvin GPA of 3.2
Knollcrest Scholarships $1,000 up to $5,000 Calvin GPA of 3.0

*Full award based on five years of receiving the award (National Merit Scholarship is a four-year award).

Diversity awards

Calvin diversity awards are granted at the time the student first enrolls at Calvin and are available for up to five years based on the criteria and amounts in place when the student first entered Calvin.

Diversity AwardYearly Award AmountFull Award*Renewal Policy
Mosaic Awards $6,000 up to $30,000

Calvin GPA of 2.0-2.49

Multicultural Awards $3,000 up to $15,000 Calvin GPA of 2.00
Entrada Scholarships $4,000 up to $20,000 Calvin GPA of 2.00

*Full award based on 4-year renewability