Northwood University Announces DeVos Scholarship Recipients

MIDLAND, MI – 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 2013-2014 academic year. These students who won the renewable scholarship competition will receive up to $40,000 over their academic career. This may be combined with Academic Merit Scholarships and other awards which could potentially add up to a full ride.

Six of the winners are recent high school graduates while the seventh is a transfer student from Lansing Community College. All plan to become students at Northwood in the fall of 2013. The seven students who were selected for the scholarship are as follows: 

Harry G. Collins
Harry G. Collins
from Franklinville, NJ, graduated from Delsea Regional High School and plans to major in Automotive Retail Management.
Jonathon A. Evans
Jonathon A. Evans
from Benzonia, graduated from Benzie Central High School and plans to major in Hospitality Management
David R. Germain
David R. Germain
from Mt. Pleasant, graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School and plans to major in Entrepreneurship.
Amelia R. Jaskiewicz
Amelia R. Jaskiewicz
from Bay City, graduated from Bay City Western High School and plans to major in Hospitality Management.
Luke G. Marion
Luke G. Marion
from St.Clair, transferred from Lansing Community College and plans to major in Entrepreneurship.
Kyle J. Martin
Kyle J. Martin
from Brownstown, graduated from Woodhaven High School and plans to major in Advertising and Marketing.
Jennifer M. Spink
Jennifer M. Spink
from Jackson, graduated from Stockbridge High School and plans to major in Marketing.

ABOUT NORTHWOOD UNIVERSITY

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.