Victor and Alta Nelson Scholarship Fund

The Victor and Alta Nelson scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to Michigan State University students participating in community service activities. Victor and Alta’s daughter Lynn, and MSU College of Business graduate, established this award to honor her parents. She says, “My parents have been the greatest inspiration in my life simply by the way they lived, their work ethic, their integrity, their value system, and their love and support for all their children.”
Scholarship minimum criteria for consideration: Undergraduate Broad admitted student; community service. Per donor agreement, priority consideration to students demonstrating financial need.