Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship

Grand Rapids Community Foundation

This scholarship was established to benefit students of color (African-American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) residing in West Michigan. Applicants must be majoring in a mental health-related field of study at an accredited college/university within the state of Michigan. Graduate students are given first preference and those students who demonstrated financial need.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Graduate level students will be given first preference.
  • Minimum GPA:
  • Financial Need:
  • Residence:
    Residing in West Michigan
  • College:
    Accredited college/university within Michigan.
  • Major/Career:
    Mental health-related field of study
  • Ethnicity:
    Students of color (African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander)

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
  • Essay:
    A response to the following statement about yourself that includes:your reasons for your choice of college, chosen course of study, career goals, plans for financing your education, and information on past activities benefitting your community.
  • Other Materials:
    Financial Information Form

Contact Information