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Welcome to The Greg Van Wyk Scholarship

Greg has worked as a certified public accountant, an international banker, a registered fiduciary and for the past 19 years as an investment advisor to a select clientele. 

Greg Van Wyk
Greg Van Wyk

Greg Van Wyk

About The Greg Van Wyk Scholarship

If you are looking for a scholarship to help you afford your advanced education then we can help. Greg Van Wyk is anxious to award his grant to one splendid undergraduate with a strong scholastic history. The recipient will receive a one-time grant for $1,000 to be applied toward his/her college degree. Interested parties should apply for the Greg Van Wyk Scholarship, and as Henry David Thoreau wrote, “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.”

The Greg Van Wyk Scholarship site extends a warm greeting to undergraduate students looking to further develop their skills, their education and abilities. We hope to help you defray the high cost of education. The Scholarship is a significant asset for college undergraduates seeking supplemental help with tuition.

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About Greg

Greg Van Wyk is Born and raised in Goleta California, Greg is the second to last child in a family of 9.

Education has been in the Van Wyk Family DNA for generations. Greg’s grandfather, Arnold Van Wyk, was a principal at Bismarck High School in North Dakota until moving the family (including Greg’s father, Garrett) to Santa Maria, where Arnold served as superintendent of schools. Two of Greg’s three brothers are teachers, one in San Diego, another founded a classical education school in Santa Barbara. One of Greg’s three sisters works in counseling at Santa Barbara City College. Education is important to Greg and he considers himself fortunate to be in the position to give back to students seeking knowledge.

While Greg highly values his time serving each worthy charity, he is especially proud of his early work with Emmaus of Santa Barbara. Emmaus was an educational organization committed to empowering young people to break the cycles of abuse, violence, addiction and other destructive behaviors by providing the techniques, skills, and guidance necessary for them to realize their self-worth, fulfill their potential, and learn responsibility to self and others. Emmaus endeavored to empower at-risk youth, and some of the most vulnerable and in need in the community.

Greg is hopeful that through this scholarship he and his family can help contribute to the young minds that will help shape, inspire and carry the torch of education and continued philanthropy to the next generation.

The Greg Van Wyk Scholarship – Details

Eligibility for Applicants:
Must be citizens or legal residents of the USA.
Must be admitted and studying at any accredited/recognized/registered public or private university/school in the US.


Deadline:
Applications must be receive by Dec 14, 2022.

Application Procedure
Firstly, All applicants must submit a high-quality and original essay base on the topic: “Describe a particularly difficult life event, and what steps you took to overcome it”

The following details must accompany the essay:

Full name of the applicant
Mailing address
Email address
Phone number
Name of accredited public or private US based university
Scheduled date of graduation
Current GPA
After that, Essay must be submitted along with details noted above via MSWord to info@gregvanwykscholarship.com

Winner Selection & Award Disbursement


The winner of the Greg Van Wyk Scholarship will be declare on 23rd Dec 2022 at gregvanwykscholarship.com
In addition, the winning applicant will be informed via email issued by the office of Greg.
Finally, Winner will need to confirm receipt of the email intimation and acceptance of the scholarship to enable the funding of the scholarship.

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Winner

Honoring Our 2022 $1000 Laureate: Empowering Future Leaders

Name: Ming-An Cybèle Fasquelle

Harvard University