Scholarship Criteria

Parchment High School graduating senior and resident of Parchment School District; attend Kalamazoo Valley Community College; part-time or full-time enrollment; demonstrate improvement in motivation and achievement in high school; demonstrate overcoming adversity.

Type of Student

  • Graduating High School Seniors
  • Part-time Student

Award Amount Range


Required to Demonstrate Financial Need



1 additional year

Residence Eligibility

Parchment School District resident

High School Eligibility

  • Kalamazoo County High School

Scholarship Information

This scholarship was established by William James Strehlow to provide financial assistance for a graduating Parchment High School senior who has demonstrated personal growth throughout his or her high school years, and plans to attend Kalamazoo Valley Community College.