Welcome, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency Veteran Friendly Certified Employer

We are committed to removing barriers so you can continue your education.

Your unique Veteran Friendly Certified Employer Scholarship saves you time and money as you work to complete an associate, bachelor's or master's degree, or pursue professional training to enhance your skills and/or gain industry-recognized certifications. For information on Gold Level employer benefits please contact Jason Bos at Jason.Bos@davenport.edu or (616) 742-2075.

Silver Level Employer Scholarship Benefits

  • Up to $4,500 toward tuition for most undergraduate and graduate degree programs*
  • Renewable scholarship applies toward 22 credit hours per year 
  • 20% discount on professional development workshops, certificate program and other non-credit training opportunities
  • DU application fee waived
  • The scholarship is limited to 50 employees per employer

Bronze Level Employer Scholarship Benefits

  • Up to $2,500 toward tuition for most undergraduate and graduate degree programs*
  • Renewable scholarship applies toward 22 credit hours per year 
  • 20% discount on professional development workshops, certificate program and other non-credit training opportunities
  • DU application fee waived
  • The scholarship is limited to 50 employees per employer

Next steps

1. Look up your eligibility by checking which medal level your employer falls under. Check michiganveterans.com

2. Apply for admission to Davenport University. Be sure to identify your employer as a MVAA Veteran Friendly Certified Employer and your Employer Level.

Apply - Silver Level Employer
Apply - Bronze Level Employer

3. Receive notification from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency and Davenport University that you are eligible for the scholarship.

4.  Apply for the Veteran Friendly Certified Employer Scholarship.

5. Continue the admissions and enrollment process.

Whichever path you choose, you will enjoy small class sizes, interactive learning, and personal attention. If you have any questions as you review your options, please contact our Admissions Representative working with the scholarship.

Jason Bos
Jason.Bos@davenport.edu
(616) 742-2075

*Degree programs not eligible for the scholarship include Occupational Therapy. Tuition scholarships are for new students who have not taken for credit courses within the prior 24 months. Your scholarship will show up on your Financial Aid award(s) under the name “DU Tuition Grant."