Wendell and Paula Stratton Endowed Scholarship

Wendell and Paula Stratton

Type: Endowed

Donor: Wendell and Paula Stratton

Established: 2017

Wendell and Paula Stratton created this scholarship to help students attend JBU, as they know the Christian environment is essential for the spiritual growth and development of all students. Young men and women have so many key life changing decisions to make during their education experience. They desire for their scholarship recipients to appreciate work, excel academically, and grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Wendell’s mother, Ireane, was a 1937 graduate of JBU, and his Uncle worked at JBU for over 30 years. Wendell and Paula grew up and live in Stuttgart, Arkansas. Wendell manages Stratton Seed company, their 69 year old family seed production and farm supply business.  Paula is an accomplished bible teacher. They enjoy life with their four children & spouses with their 8 grandchildren. Wendell serves on the JBU board of Trustees.