Alexandra Burgett Endowed scholarship

 Eligibility Criteria

  • Demonstrated financial need (applicant must complete a FAFSA for the upcoming academic year)
  • Undergraduate level student majoring in Interdisciplinary Health Services (IHS)
  • Must have a 3.00 minimum grade point average
  • Must be full-time student


  • March 14
  • Recipient will be notified by April 15


  • Varies
  • Award will be credited directly to the recipient’s student account in the fall

Application Instructions

Applications for the 2016-2017 academic year are now closed. We will begin accepting applications in mid January 2017 for scholarships that will be awarded in fall 2017.

  • Complete application form (includes page for essay response)
  • Essay - describe your commitment to providing service to others. How have you demonstrated your commitment? The best essays will provide specific information about activities, organizations, and experiences you have completed and the future service you envision. 

Application can be submitted as follows:

  • Email (by midnight on March 15)
  • Personally deliver (by 5:00 PM on March 15)
    Interdisciplinary Health Services office located at the College of Health and Human Services, suite 2400
  • Mail (postmarked by March 15) 

    Scholarship Committee
    Interdisciplinary Health Services
    Western Michigan University
    1903 W Michigan Avenue
    Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5378

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