The Dr. Edwin Harris Memorial Scholarship, valued at $600, is awarded once a year to a student in the Honors Program at Ferris State University. The three criteria for winning this scholarship are: academic excellence, appreciation for/utilization of technology in the learning process, and potential for success in your chosen field. Should two or more students be equally qualified, financial need may be used as an additional criterion.
To apply send a 1,000 word essay by July 1st to Honors Program Director, Dr. Peter Bradley at firstname.lastname@example.org. Explain why you are a deserving candidate for this scholarship. Keep in mind the specific criteria listed above.
Stanley Dean Scholarship
Students wishing to be considered for the Stanley Dean Scholarship must be a full–time junior level (56 to 85 semester credit hours earned) student, in good standing, who has maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or higher. Applicants for the scholarship shall have demonstrated leadership potential in campus and/or community activities. These activities include but are not limited to: academic leadership (outstanding academic achievement), student government, athletics, student organizations and activities (e.g. Accounting Club, Ferris Communication Association, Torch), sororities, fraternities and community/ volunteer activities (e.g. Starburst, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Home Hospice).
The award amount varies and is non–renewable.
Application deadline: March 1, 2014