To be considered you must be a high school senior at any area high school.   Applicants must reside in the Grandville or Jenison school district or be a child of a Grandville Jenison Chamber member.  Applying students should be attending college in the fall planning to major in the field of business with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

To apply for a scholarship, please submit this completed application along with the following by Wednesday, March 29.

A copy of your High School Transcript or your Educational Development Plan (EDP)

A list of your co-curricular/extra-curricular activities

A list of additional Scholarships you have been awarded, if any

A written nomination from a teacher (preferably a business teacher) or counselor

A 1-2 page typed double spaced essay addressing the statement below:

‘Describe the single most important concept in “Business” and explain why you feel this concept is the most important.’

Recipients will be chosen by the Grandville Jenison Chamber of Commerce scholarship committee.   Winners will be notified the week of April 10 and will be honored at an award ceremony on Thursday April 27.

Applicant Information

We encourage all students planning to major in business to apply, even if your high school does not currently offer a vast amount of business courses.


Student Name _____________________________________ Parent (s) _____________________________________

Address _______________________________________________ City _______________________ Zip ___________

Student Email ___________________________________________________ Phone __________________________

Parent Email ____________________________________________________ Phone __________________________

College/University you are planning to attend in the Fall _________________________________________________

Intended Major _____________________________________________________________________

Please contact Heather Schaedig or Sandy LeBlanc at 616.531.8890 ([email protected]) if you have any questions.  Return all completed parts of the application to: Grandville Jenison Chamber of Commerce

Applications must be received by 3:30pm on Wednesday, March 29

In Person:           By Mail:  2939 Wilson Ave Ste. 106  , Grandville MI 49418     PO Box 175   Grandville MI 49468   616.328.6559 –

You will receive an email confirmation when your application is received by mail or fax.

* Scholarship funds are to be used for college / university charges only (tuition, fees, room and board), any excess funds shall be returned to the Chamber.