Review each of the categories below to learn more about the different scholarships offered through Kuyper College.
These academic scholarships are automatically awarded to eligible students soon after an admission decision is made. Selection is based on information that is collected through the admission process and no further application is required. Students must be offered regular admission (without any academic provisions) to be eligible for these scholarships. These merit-based scholarships are also renewable for up to four years* based on criteria indicated below.
Kuyper Scholarship Chart - Incoming Student First Year Students (attempted fewer than 12 college credits) Kuyper Scholarship Chart - Transfer Student (attempted 12 or more college credits) Kuyper Scholarship Chart - Canadian Student
This scholarship is sponsored through our Kuyper College alumni and is available to students who have a GPA of 3.2 or higher and are involved in leadership positions. Students must complete an application, write an essay and provide two references. The Scholarship committee selects two incoming students and two current students to receive this award. The application deadline is February 15. The award is $2,000 per year and renewable for up to four years. Christian Leadership Scholarship Information
Christian Leadership Scholarship Application
Christian_Leadership_Scholarship_Reference_Form(you will need 2 references for the scholarship application)
The Christian Ministry Scholarship recognizes the commitment of parents who work in full-time Christian ministry such as pastor, missionary or other vocational Christian ministry. To qualify the parent's primary income must be through a Christian non-profit organization. The student must demonstrate financial need determined by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), enroll for 12 or more credits each semester, have a minimum of 2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale, and be dependent as defined by the FAFSA. The scholarship will be coordinated with other aid and is based on the availability of funds. Students interested in applying for the Christian Ministry Scholarship should have both their application for admissions and the Christian Ministry Scholarship Application submitted by February 15 for full consideration.
Christian Ministry Scholarship Information
Christian Ministry Scholarship Application
This is a one-time $2,000 scholarship to attend Kuyper College awarded to any student who has completed the Facing Your Future program through Calvin Theological Seminary. Kuyper College's vision and purpose is to "equip students with a Biblical, Reformed worldview to serve effectively Christ's church and His world." Those students who attend FYF are just the type of students who thrive at Kuyper College. This scholarship is yet another way that Kuyper College wants to connect with and serve FYF participants as they continue to explore and prepare for their future as students at Kuyper.
Facing Your Future Scholarship Information
The Church Matching Grant was developed to encourage churches to support students from their congregation who are pursuing a Christian higher education. Kuyper will match church funds up to $500.
Church Matching Grant Information
Church Matching Grant Application
Several Multicultural Scholarships ranging from $500 to $5,000 are given annually as part of Kuyper College’s efforts to create an intercultural student body and a campus community that celebrates cultural diversity. These scholarships are offered to selected first year students based on the admissions application essays, cross-cultural experiences, and the student’s ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic background. A GPA of 2.5 or higher is required. Recipients of the Multicultural Scholarship are expected to use their talents at Kuyper College by being involved in student leadership and by striving to develop their academic, spiritual, and social leadership skills. Multicultural Scholarship Information
Multicultural Scholarship Application
Outside Scholarship Resources