Northwood University Announces DeVos Scholarship Recipients

Northwood University recently announced the winners of the Betsy and Dick DeVos Scholars for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Scholarship. This is an annual scholarship available to new students in the full-time BBA or four-year BBA/MBA program for the 2014-2015 academic year. These students who won the renewable scholarship competition will receive up to $40,000 over their academic career.

Seven of the winners are soon to be high school graduates while the eighth is a transfer student from Mott Community College. All plan to become students at Northwood in the fall of 2014. The eight students who were selected for the scholarship are as follows:

Allison Brown

Allison F. Brown

Allison, from Battle Creek, will graduate from Lakeview High School and plans to major in Entrepreneurship.
Ashton Clark

Ashton R. Clark

Ashton, from Fenton, is transferring from Mott Community College and plans to major in Marketing.
Jami Courter

Jami R. Courter

Jami, from Alma, will graduate from Alma High School and plans to major in Accounting.
Sydney Cox

Sydney Cox

Sydney, from Mt. Pleasant, will graduate from Mt. Pleasant High School and plans to major in Fashion Marketing & Management.
Logan Kutz

Logan Kutz

Logan, from St. Joseph, will graduate from Three Rivers High School and plans to major in Entrepreneurship.
James Opiola

James Opiola

James, from Almont, will graduate from Almont High School and plans to major in Advertising and Marketing.
Christopher Pilon

Christopher A. Pilon

Christopher, from Owosso, will graduate from Owosso High School and plans to major in Advertising and Marketing.
Logan Schupp

Logan Schupp

Logan, from Rudyard, will graduate from Rudyard High School and plans to major in Entrepreneurship.


Northwood University is committed to the most personal attention to prepare students for success in their careers and in their communities; it promotes critical thinking skills, personal effectiveness, and the importance of ethics, individual freedom and responsibility.

Private, nonprofit, and accredited, Northwood University specializes in managerial and entrepreneurial education at three full-service, residential campuses located in southern Florida, mid-Michigan and northern Texas. Adult Degree Programs are available in seven states with many course delivery options including online. The DeVos Graduate School offers accelerated, evening and weekend programming in Michigan, Texas and Florida. The Alden B. Dow Center for Creativity and Enterprise provides system-wide expertise in family enterprise, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and new business development. International education is offered through study abroad and in Program Centers in China (Changchun and Wuxi), Malaysia and Sri Lanka.