Kalamazoo Public Schools graduating high school senior; improvement in English composition; exceptional writing ability; full-time enrollment at a college/university.
Type of Student
- Graduating High School Seniors
Award Amount Range
Required to Demonstrate Financial Need
High School Eligibility
- Kalamazoo Public Schools
Friends and family of Mildred McConkey, an English teacher at Kalamazoo Central High School from 1926 to 1958, established the Mildred McConkey Memorial Scholarship as a tribute to her in 1983.
The scholarship provides financial support to a senior from Kalamazoo Central or Loy Norrix High School and is intended to recognize noteworthy improvement during the student's three to four years of high school coursework in English composition.