Bertram Family Scholarship

Description and Criteria of Gift:

  • Financial need is a primary consideration to apply for this scholarship.
  • This scholarship is open to 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students.
  • It is a one-year scholarship. Recipients may re-apply each year however.
  • The applicant must be a member of Holy Spirit Parish
  • The applicants must show a strong educational interest and dedication to learning.
  • Applicant must have acceptable character and behavior.
  • Applicants must demonstrate leadership through academic achievements at Holy Spirit and West Catholic by volunteering in community activities in the great Grand Rapids area.
    • Please list all academic achievements received at Holy Spirit and West Catholic High School.
    • Please list activities that you have been associated with in grade school and high school (seminars, workshops, books read.)
    • Please list all volunteering experiences in the Greater Grand Rapids area.
    • A one (1) page letter of recommendation from a  teacher, mentor, administrator, pastor or advisor must accompany the application.
    • The applicants must have a cumulative 3.0 or higher GPA in order to apply for this scholarship.
    • The scholarship will be awarded directly to the student’s tuition account.  No money will be given to the student or their families.