Financial Support

Ways to Finance your Graduate Education

Choosing Grand Valley for graduate school is a smart investment in your future – one made even better by the variety of financial aid options available.

 

 

 

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships

Graduate Assistantships provide students with:

  • Part-time work
  • Financial assistance
  • Experience within their field of study
  • An opportunity to apply their classroom knowledge in a professional setting.

Academic Conference Fund

Academic Conference Fund

The purpose of the Academic Conference Fund is to provide non-competitive grants to encourage student presentations at academic conferences by offsetting the cost of attendance.

Awards of up to $500.00 (up to $750.00 for international travel) will be given to those invited to present or perform at a conference/meeting.

Presidential Research Grants

Presidential Research Grants

Presidential Research Grants are intended as a one-time award during a graduate student’s GVSU academic career.

Grant awards of up to $1,000 are available to support the research projects of graduate students.