Scholarship Criteria

Graduate students pursuing a full-time master's or doctorate degree in business, education, engineering, law, math, medicine, psychology, or science.

Type of Student

  • Graduate Students

Award Amount Range


Required to Demonstrate Financial Need



3 additional years

Residence Eligibility

Kalamazoo County PERMANENT resident

High School Eligibility

  • Kalamazoo County High School

Scholarship Information

Myra P. Whalen, was a native of Kalamazoo, a graduate of Kalamazoo Central High School, and a long-time employee of the Upjohn Company. Upon her death, a scholarship was established at the Kalamazoo Community Foundation.