Gary R. Bierlein Memorial Scholarship

The Gary R. Bierlein Memorial Scholarship was established in 1989 in memory of Saginaw businessman Gary R. Bierlein, who was tragically killed in an airplane crash. Scholarships are awarded to students attending Saginaw Valley State University and are involved in extracurricular activities both in their schools and in their communities. A lifelong resident of Saginaw, Gary also attended Saginaw Valley State University. Patricia Bierlein established the scholarship in memory of her husband. Eligibility:- Minimum 2.5 GPA- Attending Saginaw Valley State University- Pursuing an undergraduate degree- High school seniors must be a resident of Bay, Midland, or Saginaw counties- Residency is waived for current college students- Shown leadership skills- Involvement in community and school organizationsFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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