Donor Supported Scholarship

Grand Rapids Furniture Designers Endowed Scholarship

Appalachian Hardwood Manufacturers and furniture industry partners established this scholarship endowment to provide financial support for KCAD junior or senior level students enrolled in the Furniture Design or Product Design program.


  • Undergraduate junior or senior level student majoring in Furniture Design or Product Design
  • Eligible students must be enrolled full-time during the periods of enrollment in which they will be receiving the scholarship
  • Minimum 3.00 GPA at the time of application
  • Preference shall be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need via the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form (international students are not required to complete the FAFSA for eligibility)
  • Applicants must submit a 250 to 500-word essay that expresses their personal goals and aspirations
  • Applicants must submit five (5) digital images of their original work

This scholarship is not renewable, but recipients are welcome to reapply annually if they continue to meet the required criteria.

To apply, please go to the KCAD Slideroom website.

Contact the Scholarship Office

Phone: 616.259.1112

Email: [email protected]