Festival of Faith and Writing Scholarship Application

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This scholarship is open to students in the Calvin College Honors Program. Up to 25 awards of $40 will be made to help honors students participate in the 2014 Festival of Faith and Writing from April 10-12, 2014. The student registration fee is $85, of which $40 will be covered by this award. Please return the application form to Prof. Bruce Berglund, Honors Program Director (brb6@calvin.edu) or to the Honors Program office (Hiemenga 318). Applications are due March 20th! 

Awards will be based on the information submitted below. Priority will be given to juniors & seniors and to those whose major and/or vocational goals will be particularly advanced by involvement in the Festival. You will be notified by email whether you have received a scholarship. First-year and sophomore students may be put on a waiting list temporarily, but will be notified of a decision by April 1st at the latest.

Please do not register for the Festival until you receive a decision about this grant. If you receive an award, we will provide you with information about how to claim the scholarship.

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Honors Student?
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Cumulative college GPA

Academic Major
Please name two professors who would speak for you.
Vocational goals:
Please explain why you are interested in this Festival of Faith & Writing. Which author(s) are you particularly interested in hearing and why? How do you think this conference will contribute to your college education or vocational development?

For further information, contact Prof. Bruce Berglund, Honors Program Director, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI 49546; 616-526-6296; brb6@calvin.edu