Grand Valley State University (commonly referred to as GVSU, GV, or Grand Valley) is a public liberal arts university in Allendale, Michigan. GVSU is a comprehensive coeducational university serving nearly 25,000 students as of fall 2018, from all 83 Michigan counties and dozens of other states and foreign countries. We focus on the future! The Laker Effect is the collective impact of the Grand Valley State University community on individual students, West Michigan, our state, and beyond. It`s a force for positive change. Share your story on social media using #GVLakerEffect. Find out more stories at:


Presidental Scholarship   $4,000 - $7,000  

Faculty Scholarship   $1,000 - $3,000

Award for Exellence   $5,000

Laker Scholarship   $2,000

Urban Schools Scholarship  $3,000

Early Awareness Scholarship  $3,000

Many scholarships are renewable and stackable.

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