Scholarship Criteria

Student who is a permanent resident of Kalamazoo County or graduate from a high school within Kalamazoo County; must be planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor's or associate's degree program, trade, technology, vocational or certificate program; GPA of 2.8-3.8.

Type of Student

  • Graduating High School Seniors
  • Undergraduate Students
  • Certificate and/or Technical Schools Programs
  • Part-time Student

Award Amount Range


Required to Demonstrate Financial Need



3 additional years

Residence Eligibility

Kalamazoo County resident

High School Eligibility

  • Kalamazoo County High School

Scholarship Information

The Love Where You Live: Scholarship Fund (formerly the Partners in Education Scholarship Fund) was established by the Kalamazoo Community Foundation's board of trustees for the purpose of investing in the higher education of permanent residents of Kalamazoo County or students graduating from a Kalamazoo County High School.