Kalamazoo RESA Foundation awards $64,766 in scholarships and grants
The Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency Foundation awarded 89 scholarships and grants for a total of $64,766 in May 2021.
High school seniors and college students received awards totaling $42,016 to help ease the burden of college expenses.
In addition to the student scholarships, the Kalamazoo RESA Foundation also awarded $2,750 in Employee Grants and selected eight employees to receive the Targeted Assistance Grant, totaling $20,000. This program will help promising Kalamazoo RESA staff who have an interest in teaching to continue their education and become early childhood and special education teachers.
The Kalamazoo RESA Foundation supports Kalamazoo RESA in inspiring education excellence throughout Kalamazoo County.