This scholarship was established through a bequest from the estate of Gail and Hida Oster for the purpose of providing meaningful support to graduating high school seniors or graduates, who are residents of Van Buren County or graduating high school seniors or graduates of high schools within Van Buren County, who are planning to pursue or are pursuing bachelor’s degrees at Western Michigan University or the University of Michigan in the fields of education or mathematics or are planning to pursue or are pursuing training at Michigan State University in the School of Veterinary Medicine.
Van Buren County resident who is a graduating senior or graduate, or who is graduating or graduated from a Van Buren County high school. Enrolled or planning to enroll full time in a bachelor’s degree program at the University of Michigan or Western Michigan University in education or mathematics. Must have a minimum 2.75 GPA for high school seniors and undergraduates. Financial need.
Van Buren County resident who is a graduating senior or graduate, or who is graduating or graduated from a Van Buren County high school. Must be enrolled in the College of Veterinary Medicine or a veterinary technology program at Michigan State University. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA for graduate students. Must demonstrate financial need. Renewable
Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,
Type: Needs Based
Num Awards: 1
Min Award: 1,000
Max Award: Varies
Kalamazoo Community Foundation
151 South Rose Street Suite 332
Kalamazoo, MI 49007-4775