Scholarships: Hope College
Department of History
> Also: Nationally-Competitive Scholarships
Provides financial assistance to an entering student with demonstrated
academic achievement and leadership potential, intending to major
in history. Deadline: March 1, announcement by April 10.
Application: Write an essay of no more than one page outlining your
career goals. Submit a paper written for a history course, preferably
an Advanced Placement or honors course.
Professor Marc Baer
Chair, Department of History
Holland, MI 49423
Hope College thanks Mildred Kemme and Roy and Penny Lumsden for their
generosity in funding the Ramaker Scholarship.
For Current Hope Students
Summer and Academic Year Research Scholarships
These scholarships are designed to help support a student who is engaged in individual or collaborative research with a member of the History department faculty. They are more likely to be awarded to a rising junior or senior. Contact the chairperson of the department, Professor Marc Baer, for further information.
- History Department
Student Research Scholarship
Hope College thanks the estate of Janet Mulder for establishing this scholarship, which funds History student research.
- Blockstacker History Student Scholarship
Hope College is grateful to Jeff Bates, co-founder of Blockstacker, for providing this scholarship, which emphasizes using technology in the application of history.
- Pagenkopf History Research Scholarship
Hope College thanks Kristin and Michael Pagenkopf for their generosity in funding these summer and academic year research scholarships.
Michael B. Petrovich Memorial Scholarship
A scholarship to aid students who plan to spend a semester or year studying abroad, and who will spend all or part of the study period in Eastern Europe, including Russia or the states of the former Soviet Union. The recipient will be chosen according to the following criteria: academic achievement, place of study and travel, and financial need. Interested students should obtain application forms from the Fried International Center or the Department of History, which administers the scholarship. Deadline: April 15 for a program starting next fall semester and October 15 for a program starting next spring semester. Click here for the application form.