Donor Supported Scholarship

The Joe Withers Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship endowment was established by FKI Hardware Group Companies, now Belwith Hardware, to provide financial support for KCAD Furniture, Industrial, Interior or Product Design students.


  • Undergraduate student majoring in Furniture, Industrial, Interior or Product Design
  • Eligible students must be enrolled full-time during the periods of enrollment in which they will be receiving the scholarship
  • Minimum 3.50 GPA at the time of application
  • Preference will be given to students who demonstrate academic merit; demonstrated financial need via the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form will be a secondary consideration (international students are not required to complete the FAFSA for eligibility)

Recipients are eligible to receive this scholarship for a total of four years as long as the minimum 3.50 GPA is maintained, the student continues to meet the criteria of the scholarship and is making satisfactory progress towards a degree.

To apply, please go to the KCAD Slideroom website.

Contact the Scholarship Office

Phone: 616.259.1112

Email: [email protected]