Scholarship Name Category Due Date Amount
ADVERTISER COMMUNITY NEWS SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500
Requirements:
  • Senior;
  • Preference to English and Journalism majors, but all majors are eligible.

 

Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  The original application (Do Not Use Report Covers or staples)

  • Complete the Student Information Sheet found in your Google Docs
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
    *  Plans for the future
    *  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you

 

 

AES ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIP General 10/6/2018 $500.00
Requirements:

This scholarship is not intended just for Engineering students.

To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at http:..www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

Scholarship Criteria:  Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped.  For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determinded by evaluating the essays as that are submitted.

Awards:

$500.00

Other Information:

Visit http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY-AMERICANISM AND GOVERNMENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Essay 4/13/2018 $10.00 to $50.00 and/or citation for winner(s)
Requirements:

Complete essay and cover sheet.

Awards:

$10.00 to $50.00 and citation to winners

Other Information:

Visit http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/americanism-and-government-scholarship-program

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL SCHOLARSHIP Miscellaneous 7/15/2018 $500.00 TO $2,500
Requirements:

The player must:

  • Attach a copy of his official high school transcript.
  • Have graduated from high school.
  • Be on a current roster (American Legion National
  • Baseball Electronic Registration Form) filed with National Headquarters.
  • Be part of a team affiliated with an American Legion post.
  • Have three letters of testimony attached to application.
Awards:

$500 to $2,500

Other Information:

Visit: http://www.wilegion.org/view/document/2017_bball_scholarship_application.pdf

AMERICAN LEGION EAGLE SCOUT OF THE YEAR Miscellaneous 3/1/2018 3/$2,500
Requirements:

Eagle Scout of the Year

 
The American Legion Life Insurance Committee provides annually for a national scholarship to be awarded to the Eagle Scout who is selected "The American Legion Eagle Scout of the Year." The winner is eligible to receive a $10,000 scholarship to be awarded over a four-year period. Three additional scholarships of $2,500 each are also awarded.
 
Eligibility requirements specify that a nominee must be registered, active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew chartered to an American Legion Post, American Legion Auxiliary Unit, or Sons of the American Legion Squadron, OR be registered, active member of a duly chartered Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew and the son or grandson of a Legionnaire or Auxiliary member; have received the Eagle Scout Award; be an active member of his religious institution and have received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem; have demonstrated practical citizenship in church, school, Scouting, and community; have reached his 15th birthday; and be enrolled in high school at the time of selection.
Awards:

3/$2,500

Other Information:

Visit http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/eagle-scout-of-the-year

AMERICAN LEGION LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP FUND General 4/20/2018 $37,000.00 approximately
Requirements:

Eligibility and Required Application Materials

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Application is online:  http://www.legion.org/scholarships/legacy

AMERICAN LEGION ORATORICAL CONTEST Contest 1/15/2018 $600.00 to $18,000.00
Requirements:
Eligibility
Eligible participants in the contest shall be
citizens of or
lawful permanent residents
of the United States.
All contestants must be bona fide students herein described as
any student under the age of 20 years on the date of the national
contest who is presently enrolled in a high school or junior high
school (public, parochial, military, private or home school),
commencing with grade nine and terminating with grade 12.
Students must be enrolled in high school or junior high school
during the time of participation at any level of the contest.
High school students that graduate early during the school
year are eligible to compete if they are not enrolled in a college,
university, trade school or other institution of higher learning at
the time of the department finals contest.
Contestants must either be legally domiciled within or
attend an educational institution within the department (state)
where they enter competition. Contestants can enter competi
-
tion in only one department.
The three finalists of the national contest will be ineligible

for further particiipation at any level.

Awards:
* Each District winner will receive an Oratory Medal
* Each Regional participant will receive a $600 scholarship
* The winner of each Regional contest will receive a $1000 scholarship
* The Department finalist receive $2000 for first, $1500 for second, and $1000 for third
* National finalist receive $18,000 for first, $16,000 for second, and $14,000 for third
Other Information:

Visit http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/oratorical-scholarship-program

AMERICAN LEGION SAMSUNG SCHOLARSHIP General 6/9/2018 $22,000 to $850.00
Requirements:

Worldwide electronics leader Samsung endowed a scholarship fund of $5 million to be administered by The American Legion in 1996. Meant to show appreciation for U.S. veterans who came to Korea's aid during its struggle against communist forces in the Korean War, the Samsung American Legion Scholarship Program established a series of scholarships derived from interest and other income from the principal amount. In 2015, 10 $20,000 scholarships and 88 $852 scholarships were awarded. To date, the Samsung American Legion Scholarship has awarded more than $5.2 million to nearly 1,800 applicants.

Eligibility

Scholarship applications are restricted to high school juniors who attend the current session of either The American Legion Boys State or Auxiliary Girls State program and are a direct descendant - i.e. child, grandchild, great grandchild, etc. - or a legally adopted child of a wartime veteran who served on active duty during at least one of the periods of war officially designated as eligibility dates for American Legion membership.

  • World War I - Apr. 6, 1917 - Nov. 11, 1918
  • World War II - Dec. 7, 1941 - Dec. 31, 1946
  • Korean War - June 25, 1950 - Jan. 31, 1955
  • Vietnam War - Feb. 28, 1961 - May 7, 1975
  • Lebanon/Grenada - Aug. 24, 1982 - Jul. 31, 1984
  • Panama - Dec. 20, 1989 - Jan. 31, 1990
  • Persian Gulf War - Aug. 2, 1990 - Until cessation of hostilities
    Includes Operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom, & War on Terrorism

Samsung scholarships are for undergraduate study only and may be used for tuition, books, fees, and room and board. Winners are selected according to academic record, involvement in school and community activities, community service and financial need. Applicants who are direct descendants of Korean War veterans will receive special consideration.

Proof of Service Documentation

ACCEPTABLE
  • Form DD214 (Official discharge certificate)
  • Official “Honorable Discharge” certificate
  • Form DD1300 (Official military death certificate)
  • Official record of burial in a military cemetery issued by the National Cemetery Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Current or former military ID card
  • Current or former LES (Leave and Earnings Statement)
  • Official logbook entries from a military unit
Awards:

In 2015, 10 $20,000 scholarships and 88 $852 scholarships were awarded.

Other Information:

Deadline

Applications must be received by June 9/2018

 

Visit https://www.legion.org/samsung-scholarship-application

 

AMERICAN LEGION SCHNEIDER-EMANUEL SCHOLARSHIP General 3/1/2018 $1,000.00
Requirements:
It is the intent of The Wisconsin American Legion that this award shall enable a student, with a good measure of self-help, to secure a baccalaureate degree.  If an applicant is already in college, he/she must have a transcript of high school and the last complete semester of college.
 
Awards will be given to an applicant that has maintained an academic average of "B" or better for a period of seven high school semesters, based upon the standard of the institution granting the diploma.  The applicant also must:
 
Be able to meet the specific entrance requirements of the chosen learning institution
Complete and submit supporting documents such as: transcript of grades, four recommendation forms, and your ACT score.  Documents should be sent by March 1st prior to school opening the following September
Be willing to sign, along with the parent or guardian, the "Agreement" portion of the application.
 
** Note: Previous award winners are not eligible for consideration for a second scholarship.
 
The following factors shall be considered by the judges when deciding the relative merit of the applicant:
 
  • Moral Character - Devotion to the American way of life and its institutions, and applicant's seriousness of purpose.
  • Scholastic excellence of the applicant
  • Participation and accomplishment in American Legion affiliated activities
  • Personality, leadership, and participation in general extra-curricular activities

Eligibility

 
The applicant may qualify for The American Legion, State of Wisconsin Scholarship under one or more of the following conditions:
He/she is a veteran and an American Legion Member holding a current 
official membership card at the time of application and at the beginning of 
higher educational pursuit
A son/daughter whose father, mother, or legal guardian is a member of The American Legion, The American Legion Auxiliary, or The Sons of The American Legion holding a current official membership card at the time of application and at the beginning of higher educational pursuit.
A grandson/granddaughter whose grandfather, grandmother, or legal guardian is a member of The American Legion, The American Legion Auxiliary, or The Sons of the American Legion holding a current official membership card at the time of application and at the beginning of higher educational pursuit.     
Applicant is a member, in good standing, of The Sons of The American Legion or The Legion Auxiliary/Junior Auxiliary holding a current official membership card at the time of application and at the beginning of highest educational pursuit.
 
** In addition, the applicant must have participated in one or more of the following 
     American Legion sponsored activities:
 
      1.      Attendance at a complete session of Badger Boys State
      2.      Attendance at a complete session of Badger Girls State
      3.      Participation in the County Youth Government Day Program
      4.      Participation in the American Legion Oratorical Contest (at any level)
      5.      Participation in the American Legion Americanism and Government Test Program
      6.      Active member of an American Legion sponsored Band and/or Drum / Bugle Corps
      7.      Member of an active American legion Baseball Team
      8.      Member of an American Legion sponsored Scout Troop
      9.      Member of Sons of the American legion or American Legion Auxiliary
     10.     Member of The American Legion

 

Awards:

$1,000.00

Other Information:

http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/schneideremanuel-eligibility

ANNETTE F. WELHOUSE BURTON SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • Applicant must have taken a home economics or art class
  • Enrollment in a Technical School or College or University

 

Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original  (Do Not Use Report Covers or staples)


Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -   Plans for the future
         -   Explanation of how this scholarship will help you

 

AXA ACHIEVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP General 12/15/2017 $25,000 - 52 Awards
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal resident living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States, Washington, D.C. or Puerto Rico.
  • Be a current high school senior who plans to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college.
Awards:

$25,000 - 52 awards

Other Information:
Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9591/axa_achievement_scholarship_scholarship.php

B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP Essay 5/22/2018 $1,000
Requirements:

Deadline and Eligibility
DEADLINE: May 22, 2018
AWARD VALUE: $1,000


This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.
 

  • There is no age restriction
  • Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
  • This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.

    Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time.


                

Awards:

$1,000

Other Information:

Apply at:  http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

 

BANK FIRST Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$1,000
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Plans to attend a 2 or 4-year college, university or technical college

 

Awards:

1/$1,000

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU - STUDENTS OF INTEGRITY SCHOLARSHIPS General 2/15/2018 10/$2,500.00
Requirements:

To be eligible for this award, the student must:


 

  • Be a Wisconsin state resident
  • Be a high school senior
  • Have a 3.0 GPA or show academic improvement consistently over time
  • Plan to attend a Wisconsin-based accredited Higher Education Institution (2 or 4 year)
Awards:

10/$2,500.00

Other Information:

Details of scholarship:


 

  • Ten students will receive a scholarship for $2,500
  • At a minimum, two of the ten scholarships are designated for two students attending a Wisconsin two-year college/technical school.
  • Deadline: February 15, 2018 by 4:30 p.m.
  • Students will be recognized at the BBB Annual Torch Awards Luncheon Ceremony on , May 16, 2018 held at the Italian Community Center in Milwaukee.

 

The online application can be found on our website along with a FAQ section that goes more in depth on our application. Students, parents, teachers and any interested parties can email scholarship@wisconsin.bbb.org with any questions or comments.

BIG SUN SCHOLARSHIP General 6/19/2018 $500.00
Requirements:

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.

How to Apply
Please send us a short essay (500 - 1,000 words) answering the following questions:
 

Awards:

$500.00

Other Information:

Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.

C & R MUSKY CLUB Major Specific 4/3/2018 1/$500.00
Requirements:

This scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school senior entering college with a major in natural resources or one relating to environmental studies or to a college student who has at least a semester left and is majoring in natural resources or a field related to environmental studies.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Letter of application to the C & R Musky Club Scholarship Committee stating the reasons for consideration.  Ambitions and long-term goals of the student should be emphasized.  Any correlation between the student's objectives and the area of study need to be clearly defined.  This letter must be received on or before April 3, 2018.
  2. Academic record and ACT or SAT scores.
  3. Proof of acceptance or continuance at an accredited institution.
Awards:

1/$500.00

Other Information:

See binder in Student Services for correspondence details:

The scholarship will be paid to the selected student upon receipt of the following:

  1. A copy of the semester transcript showing passing grades, and
  2. Proof the student is graduating or continuing too pursue a major in natural resources or one relating to environmental studies.

    The C & R Musky Club Scholarship recipient will be announced by May 3, 2016.

C&R Musky Club Scholarship Committee
c/o Gary Hanson
1433 W Curtin Ave
Kimberly, WI  54136
#262-492-4405

 

CATCHING THE DREAM Ethnicity Specific 9/24/2020 varies
Requirements:

Native American Scholarships:  www.catchingthedream.org

Awards:

varies

Other Information:

website, www.catchingthedream.org

COMMUNITY BLOOD CENTER SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 Varies
Requirements:

See application

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Application in Student Services Office

CROSSLITES SCHOLARSHIP General 12/31/2017 27/$4,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible a student must:

  • Be a student that is currently enrolled in a high school, college, or graduate school.
  • There are no minimum GPA or test score requirements in order to qualify for the scholarship contest.
Awards:

27/$4,000.00

Other Information:

Applications:

http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12561/crosslites_scholarship_scholarship.php

DRIVE SAFE CHICAGO Contest 12/29/2017 $2,000.00
Requirements:

Teens in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Wisconsin are being asked to help spread the word about the dangers of distracted driving by entering a video contest sponsored by The National Road Safety Foundation and promoted by the Chicago Auto Show..

The "Drive Safe Chicago" contest invites teens to submit their storyboard or script ideas for a 30-second public service announcement about the risks of distracted driving. 

Awards:

The winner will receive a $2,000 prize and will have the opportunity to work with an Emmy Award-winning TV producer, who will visit the winner's school to work with students to turn their idea into a professionally filmed TV ad.  The winning spot will debut at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show's Media Fay on Friday, February 0th, 2018 before being broadcast on some 220 TV stations nationwide.

Other Information:

Information about Drive safe Chicago is available at www.teenlane.org/content/contests

EASTON / NFAA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM General 12/31/2017 $5,000 - 5 Awards
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • High school applicants must be applying to be full time students at a two or four-year college/university or a technical training college.
Awards:

$5,000 - 5 Awards

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12654/easton_nfaa_scholarship_program_scholarship.php

ED JACH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 $500.00
Requirements:

 

Criteria:

Students area of post-secondary study in Electrical or Maintenance at a Technical College.

Student cannot be receiving any kind of sports or academic scholarships.

Show financial need.

Awards:

1/$500.00

Other Information:

SHS Student Information Sheet and Letter of Application.

Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with

EDWARD & NETA THOMPSON SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 Amount and number of scholarships vary (5-6 @ $1,000 ea)
Requirements:
  • Current Senior or former graduate who is enrolled or intends to enroll in an accredited post-secondary education program, either currently, or in the Fall of 2016, are eligible to apply.

* NOTE:  Due date is subject to change

Awards:

Amount and number of scholarships vary (5-6 @ $1,000)

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  One copy (Do Not Use Report Covers or staples)

  • Edward & Neta Thompson Memorial Scholarship Application

    * NOTE:  Due date is subject to change
ELLINGTON MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY General 3/1/2018 $500.00
Requirements:

The applicant must be:

  • a graduating senior
  • attend an accredited post-secondary university, college or technical school
  • parents must be policyholders of Ellington Mutual Insurance Company
Awards:

$500

Other Information:

Visit www.ellingtonmutual.com or see binder in Student Services

ENGINEERS FOUNDATION OF WISCONSIN Major Specific 12/18/2017 4/$2,000.00
Requirements:

Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin
Since 1988, the Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin (EFW), has been dedicated to providing scholarships and support to outstanding high school and college students pursuing engineering as a professional career.

Sponsored by the Wisconsin Society of Professional Engineers, the EFW promotes engineering education through annual scholarships. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement, community involvement, extracurricular activities and need.

The Louis C Geiger Scholarship is named after Louis C. Geiger. Louis, who as the 1968 WSPE President, advanced the engineering profession and our High School Students Awards Program.

The Yu-Hwa Terry Ni FREE Program scholarship is provided by Yu-Hwa Terry Ni, P.E. through the Funds for the Restoration and Enhancement of the Earth (FREE) Program. The FREE Program is established to encourage and increase involvement activities for restoration and enhancement of the Earth to improve sustainability.

Blue Arrow

Scholarships
EFW College Freshman Scholarships (for current high school seniors)

  • The Engineering Foundation of Wisconsin Scholarship, 4 scholarships, each $2,000.
  • The WSPE Past Presidents Scholarship, 1 scholarship, $2,000.
  • The Behling Scholarship, 2 scholarship, $2,000.
  • The Louis C Geiger Scholarship, 3 scholarships, each $2,000.
  • The Yu-Hwa Terry Ni FREE Program, $2,000 awarded in 1 or 2 scholarships.
  • Charles H Bennett Memorial Scholarship: established and administered by the WSPE Fox River Valley chapter may be awarded.
  • There are other scholarships that are awarded through the local WSPE chapters to the students in their geographic area.
EFW Scholarships for College Seniors
  • Michael Odill Memorial Scholarship: awarded to a Marquette University senior in civil engineering
Awards:
  • The Engineering Foundation of Wisconsin Scholarship, 4 scholarships, each $2,000.
  • The WSPE Past Presidents Scholarship, 1 scholarship, $2,000.
  • The Behling Scholarship, 2 scholarship, $2,000.
  • The Louis C Geiger Scholarship, 3 scholarships, each $2,000.
  • The Yu-Hwa Terry Ni FREE Program, $2,000 awarded in 1 or 2 scholarships.
  • Charles H Bennett Memorial Scholarship: established and administered by the WSPE Fox River Valley chapter may be awarded.
  • There are other scholarships that are awarded through the local WSPE chapters to the students in their geographic area.
Other Information:

Visit http://www.wspe.org/efwi.shtml

Each scholarship application should be sent to the local chapter scholarship chairman that is identified on the last sheet of the application form and is reference to the County where your high school is located. All applications should be postmarked no later than Monday, December 18, 2017 If you have any questions about downloading the form or where to send the completed application form, please contact the WSPE State Scholarship Chairman, Al Lindner, P.E. (retired), at (414) 412-7333 during working hours (please leave a message). We are also e-mailing this Announcement Memo to the schools that replied previously to our request of their e-mails, so if you did not send us an e-mail address, please e-mail a “general” email address for your guidance department to ALLINDNER1@WI.RR.COM

FAITH TECHNOLOGIES, INC. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Miscellaneous 4/1/2018 $500
Requirements:

Graduating senior who is a dependent child or step-child of an employee at Faith Technologies, Inc., who has been employed for at least one year.

Awards:

$500

Other Information:

http://www.cffoxvalley.org/school/seymour

Faith Technologies Memorial Scholarship Application

or call 920-830-1290

FOUNDATION FOR INDIVIDUALS RIGHTS IN EDUCATION (FIRE) Essay 12/31/2017 1/$10,000.00, 1/$5,000.00, 3/$1,000.00 and 4/$500.00
Requirements:

High school juniors and seniors for the 2017-2018 school year are eligible to participate in FIRE's essay contest.  To enter, student must submit an essay between 800 and 1,000 words on the provided topic. 

 

FIRE will accept essay contest entries through December 31, 2017.  Winners will be notified by January 31, 2018.

Awards:

One $10,000.00 first prize, one $5,000.00 second prize, and three $1,000.00 runner-up prizes will be awarded for the best essays.  Four $500.00 winners will be chosen from the remaining entrants in a drawing.

Other Information:

To enter visit

THEFIRE.ORG/CONTEST

FOX VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE FVTC 3/1/2018 Varies
Requirements:

Do you know a high school senior who is attending Fox Valley Technical College next fall or planning to apply?

Fox Valley Tech offers many scholarships for high school seniors. This is free money that students don't have to repay!

Free and easy to apply - no essay required!
Fill out one form and FVTC will do the work to determine the scholarships students may be eligible for.


 

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Visit:  http://mailchi.mp/fvtc/it-was-great-meeting-you-634029?e=deb0a754e2

FRENCH CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$250.00
Requirements:
  • Graduating Senior
  • French Club Member
Awards:

1/$250.00 est.

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student InformationSheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following;
              *  Plans for the future
              *  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
FVTC Promise Scholarship FVTC 8/30/2019 Varies
Requirements:

FVTC Promise: College is Possible

What if we could remove financial barriers for every hard-working high school senior who wanted to go to college? Think of the possibilities for students, parents and our local workforce. Two years of college. At NO COST to the student.

Under the FVTC Promise Scholarship Program, every eligible incoming high school student in the Fox Valley Technical College district can earn an associate degree or technical diploma at FVTC if they maintain solid grades, have good attendance, don’t repeat classes, graduate on time, meet certain income requirements, and provide service to their community.

We’re pleased to announce the FVTC Promise scholarship, a program designed to bring a college education within the reach of those who could not otherwise afford it.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

https://www.fvtc.edu/Community-Alumni/Foundation-Alumni/Scholarships/FVTC-Promise

HARRIS POLL SCHOLARSHIP General 12/31/2017 1/$1,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Be a legal resident of the 50 United States and D.C. who are:
  • 13 years or older at the time of entry.
Awards:

1/$1,000.00

Other Information:

Applications can be found at:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14668/harris_poll_scholarship_scholarship.php

HERMAN WUSSOW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 $500.00
Requirements:

Ag related, need and ability need to be shown.

Awards:

Interest on principle (2016 = $500.00 was offered)

Other Information:

Complete the Student Information Sheet in Google Docs 

Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with

Include a "Letter of Application" addressing your plans for the future along with how the scholarship will help you.

HOME OF THE HAMBURGER (HOTH) Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1 or 2/$600
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Plan to attend a college, university, technical college or other program approved by HOTH Scholarship Committee
  • Show community service involvement (10-20 hours)

 

Awards:

1 or 2/$600

Other Information:

See local scholarship file in Student Services office for a HOTH scholarship application.

Submit the original application. (Do Not Use Report Covers)

HP SCHOLARSHIP General 12/31/2017 1/$1,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • A legal resident of the 50 United States and DC who are:
  • 13 years or older at the time of entry
Awards:

1/$1000.00

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/1468/harrie_poll_scholarship_scholarship.php

INFANT WELFARE CIRCLE EMMA K. JACQUOT SCHOLARSHIP Major Specific 3/1/2018 Up to $1,500 per year renewable for four years
Requirements:

Student graduating from a high school in Outagamie County who plans to attend an accredited Wisconsin college or university to pursue a career in the health field.

Semi-Finalists will be required to interview as part of the application process.

Awards:

Up to $1,500 per year renewable for four years

Other Information:

Visit www.cffoxvalley.org/school/seymour

Look for the General Scholarship Application after clicking on the Start Online Application Button

or call 920-830-1290

INTERTRIBAL TIMBER COUNCIL SCHOLARSHIP Ethnicity Specific 2/7/2018 $2,000.00
Requirements:

You will need evidence of validated enrollment in a federally recognized tribe or Alaska Native Corporation, as established by the U.S. Government.  S photocopy of your enrollment card, front and back, or Certificate of Indian Blood (CIB) will suffice.

 

You must send completed information.

Awards:

$2,000.00

Other Information:

Inquiries and application should be directed to the Intertribal Timber Council office:

ATTN:  EDUCATION COMMITTEE
INTERTRIBAL TIMBER COUNCIL
1112 N.E. 21st AVENUE, SUITE 4
PORTLAND, OREGON 97232-2114

 

JEWELERS MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY SCHOLARSHIP Miscellaneous 3/15/2018 $2,000
Requirements:

Dependent children and step-children of non-executive associates employed at Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company for at least one year.

Awards:

$2,000

Other Information:

Visit http://www.cffoxvalley.org/school/seymour

Jewelers Mutual Scholarship Application

or call 920-830-1290

JOEL MARSH CRAFTSMAN SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1-2/$750
Requirements:
  • Students must have taken or be currently enrolled in a minimum of two technical education courses.
  • Students should complete the Joel Marsh Craftsman Application or be nominated by a technical education instructor and strongly encouraged to complete the Joel Marsh Craftsman Application.
  • Students must be enrolled in a Technical College upon graduation.
  • The committee, which must include a technical education instructor and counselor, will rank applications based on their overall performance in shop classes, placing a special emphasis on a student's quality of work, integrity and involvement in the classroom.  Students' work ethic and interest in a skilled career are also to be considered when ranking applicants.
  • The ranked applications will be forwarded to Curt and Debra Marsh for a final decision.
Awards:

1-2/$750.00

Upon verification of enrollment $250.00 paid the the technical college and upon completion of the first semester, and subsequent enrollment of second semester  the other $500.00 paid to the technical college.

Other Information:

See local scholarship file in Student Services.

Submit original Joel Marsh Craftsman Scholarship application.  ( Do Not Use Report Covers or staples)

KRAUSE-KRAFT POST 106 AMERICAN LEGION SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 4/1/2018 7/$300
Requirements:
  • Seymour Community High School
  • Selection based on:
         -  Reasonable scholastic ability
         -  Character
         -  Leadership
         -  Financial need
Awards:

7/$300

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application(Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Krause-Kraft Post 106 American Leadership Scholarship Application
LAURA SKINKIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500 minimum
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • Majoring in education for a teacher certificate

 

 

 

 

Awards:

1/$500 minimum

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Cover)

  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
LLOYD (GABBY) AND ESTHER KRAFT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500.00
Requirements:

Applicants must be a senior member of the Seymour Thunder baseball program who plans on continuing their education after high school.  The $500 scholarship will be awarded based on the quality of your application.

Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

See Student Services for an application

LYLE C. MARTENS SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 $750.00
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • Need and ability must be shown
Awards:

Amount varies  (Was $750.00 in 2016)

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers or staples)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
MARGARET FERRIS-SCHOLARSHIP FOR HARD OF HEARING STUDENTS Miscellaneous 3/1/2018 $1,500.00
Requirements:

Graduating high school seniors from a public or parochial high school in Calumet, Outagamie or Winnebago counties who are planning to pursue post-secondary education at an accredited college, university or technical college.  Eligible applicants are hard of hearing students who have a significant hearing loss and use technology to hear.

Awards:

$1,500.00

Other Information:

 Visit www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarships

Look for General Scholarship Application after clicking on the Start Online Application Button.

or call 920-830-1290

MARIE VANDEBRUGGEN SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$450.00 est.
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • Plans to attend a college, university or technical college for Agriculture training

 

Awards:

Varies (2016 = 1/$500.00)

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  (Original application - Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
MARK SHERMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 $1,000.00
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Male Varsity Basketball Player
  • In the upper 25% of his class
Awards:

Amount varies

 

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
MARNIE CLEMENT MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$750
Requirements:

 

Must be continuing education.  Preference goes to applicant who has been a member of cross country or track.

Awards:

1/$750

Other Information:

Complete Google Doc    

and Letter of Application

Submit to Student  Services

Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with

MARY SHELDON GREEN SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$500.00 varies
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • Selection based on:
         -  Academic achievement
         -  Personal character
         -  School/Community involvement
  • Plans to attend a college, university or technical college
Awards:

varies, interest on principle (2016 was 1/$500)

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs)
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
MICHAEL FAUDREE SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$100.00
Requirements:

 

Applicant must be a graduating senior continuing their education in the field of science or the medical field.

Awards:

1/$100.00

Other Information:
  • Complete Google Doc
  • Complete Letter of Application
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Miscellaneous 9/1/2022 varies
Requirements:

To participate in the National Merit Scholarship Program, a student must:

  1. take the PSAT/NMSQT in the specified year of the high school program and no later than the third year in grades 9 through 12, regardless of grade classification or educational pattern;
  2. be enrolled as a high school student, progressing normally toward graduation or completion of high school, and planning to enroll full time in college no later than the fall following completion of high school; and
  3. be a citizen of the United States; or be a U.S. lawful permanent resident (or have applied for permanent residence, the application for which has not been denied) and intend to become a U.S. citizen at the earliest opportunity allowed by law.

 

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

See binder in Student Services.

Visit http://www.nationalmerit.org/student_guide.pdf

NEW LIFE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 Varies
Requirements:

Must be continuing education at a 2 or 4 year college or technical college.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Complete the New Life United Methodist Church application found in Student Services.

NWTC - TECH CHALLENGE NWTC 3/23/2018 Varies
Requirements:

Friday, April 13, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Test your skills and compete for college scholarships! Entry deadline is Friday, March 23, 2018.  For details and registration go to nwtc.edu/TechChallenge

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

For details on each competition and to register, go to: nwtc.edu/TechChallenge

OSBORN FREFIGHTERS/DARREL DOERSCH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 $200.00
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Plan to attend a 2 or 4-year college or technical college
Awards:

$200.00

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
OUTAGAMIE COUNTY EXTENSION ASSOCIATION OF HOME AND COMMUNITY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (Shirley Richardson and any other memorial scholarships)) General 3/1/2018 2$750
Requirements:
  1. The Outagamie Extension Association of Home and Community Education awards two $750 scholarships annually.  Both scholarships are available to a student who is completing their senior year of high school or student continuing education on a full-time basis at either a college or technical school.  The candidate for the memorial scholarships must the son/daughter, grandson/granddaughter, or niece/nephew of an active member of the Outagamie Extension Association of Home and Community Education or must be a current or former Outagamie County 4-H member.  Residents of Outagamie County and Wisconsin will be given first preference.  A candidate will only be eligible to receive one of the $750 scholarships.  Scholarships are awarded one time per individual.
  2. The scholarship is to be used for any accredited course in any college, university or accredited course at a technical college.  This scholarship will be based on academics, financial needs, citizenship and leadership qualities.
  3. Students who have averaged grades of "B" or above, who possess qualities for satisfactory advanced studies, and who meet the above qualification may apply.  Please include a transcript of your last semester's study.
  4. The application accompanied by a 100 or more word essay entitled, "How will my education benefit me personally and how would I be making a difference in the community?"
  5. Two written letters of recommendation are required.  At least one of the letters must be from the high school principal, a teacher/advisor, or counselor.  The other letter is not limited to teachers or school related, it can be from a coach, mentor, 4H leader, etc.  The letters of recommendation must be included with the application form in a sealed envelope that has been initialized on the seal of the envelope
Awards:

2/$750

Other Information:

Application forms are in Student Services.

OUTAGAMIE COUNTY RETIRED EDUCATORS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP (OCREA) Major Specific 3/1/2018 1/$500
Requirements:

Applicant must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be a resident of Outagamie County in Wisconsin
  2. Be a senior in on of Outagamie County's Public High Schools
  3. Be interested in pursuing the field of education as a degreed teacher at an accredited college or university
Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

Applicant must submit the following information in order to be considered for th OCREA Scholarship:

  1. A resume which includes the following: Name, address, parent(s), phone number, email address, high school, class standing, cumulative G.P.A., and name of college you will be attending.
  2. Additional information, which will be beneficial: Academic Honors, other activities (school), and other activities (community).
  3. We ask that the applicant submit a paragraph or two indicating why they wish to enter the field of education, and how this scholarship would contribute to the educational growth.
  4. We ask that a letter of reference from a current or former teacher be submitted as a part of the application information as well.

The completed scholarship application must be sent to the following address by March 1, 2018. Those participating will be notified as to the results by April 1, 2018 - the recipient of the award as well as other applications.

Thomas O'Hearn, Chairman
OCREA Scholarship Committee
N2909 Rip Van Winkle Lane
Appleton, WI 54913

 

PAIGE LINSMEYER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$500
Requirements:

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who will be enrolling in a technical college or a 4-year college or university.  Two scholarships are available:

  1. Applicant must have taken an agriculture class.  1/$500
  2. Applicant must have participated in softball.  1/$500

Academic achievement and character are considered.

Awards:

2/$500.00

Other Information:
  • SHS Student Information Sheet (Google Doc)
  • Include a "Letter of Application" addressing your plans for the future along with how the scholarship will help you.
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with

 

PAST FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$1,000
Requirements:
  • Seymour Community High School Senior in good standing
  • Blood relative that is or has been a career or volunteer firefighter
Awards:

1/$1,000

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Past Firefighter Memorial Scholarship Application
PETER BUCHANAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • English, Journalism, Computer, or History major
  • Plan to attend a 2 or 4-year college or technical college

 

Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Doc)
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
PROFILE IN COURAGE SCHOLARSHIP General 1/4/2018 7/$10,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Be a United States high school student in grades nine through twelve
  • Be attending public, private, parochial, or home schools and be under the age of twenty
Awards:

7/$10,000.00

Other Information:

Applications cn be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9681/profile_in_courage_essay_contest_scholarship.php

PULASKI VETERINARY CLINIC, LTD. Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$250.00
Requirements:

Graduating senior who is pursuing a career in veterinary medicine as a veterinarian or veterinary technician is preferred.

Awards:

1/$250.00

Other Information:

Complete Student Application (Google Doc) 

and Letter of Application

see file in Student Services

Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with

ROBERT WOLK SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$250.00
Requirements:

Available to a senior who will be majoring in chemistry, physics, or a related physical science.

Awards:

1/$250.00

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  The original application (Do Not Use Report Covers or staples)

  • Complete the Student Information Sheet found in your Google Docs
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
    *  Plans for the future
    *  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
RON BROWN SCHOLARSHIPS PROGRAM General 1/9/2018 10/$40,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  1. Be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, Black/African American and current high school seniors at the time of their application.
  2. Demonstrate academic achievement, exhibit leadership ability, participate in community service activities and have a demonstrated financial need.
Awards:

10 Awards - $40,000.00

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9535/ron_brown_scholarships_program_scholarship.php

ROVE PEST CONTROL SCHOLARSHIP General 12/31/2017 $500
Requirements:

Offered by Rove Pest Control

Rove Pest Control in Minneapolis is pleased to offer The Rove Pest Control Scholarship application for 2017. This scholarship opportunity is open to high school students and graduates nationwide in the United States of America who have been accepted to a college or university. This award will be presented to a United States student for the following academic year in the amount of $500.00 and will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2018).

Rove Pest Control has an excellent track record in both residential and commercial pest control services in the Minneapolis metropolitan area. Although this scholarship is open to anyone seeking a higher education, special consideration will be given to anyone pursuing a degree in entomology or a related field.

This is an online scholarship application only.

  • Requirements

    • The scholarship is judged primarily on academic achievement, but financial need may also be considered.
    • The scholarship application must be submitted, in full, by December 31, 2017. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
    • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
    • Applications for the scholarship can be submitted by any high school senior or high school graduate nationwide in United States of America.
    • Applicant must be accepted to a college and enrolled in courses full time.
    • Special consideration will be given to those whom are pursuing entomology or a related field.
    • A student aid report showing household income status will be required to be mailed in by finalists upon notification.
    • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0. A transcript must be attached with counselor or school representative signature for application to be considered.
    • An unopened copy of transcripts, sent from the applicant’s high school will be required from finalists before award is presented.
    • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $500.
    • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
Awards:

$500.00

Other Information:

Apply online:  http://www.rovepestcontrol.com/rove-pest-control-scholarship/

SEYMOUR AREA WRESTLING (SAW) CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$500
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Wrestler or an individual associated with the sport of wrestling based on quality of application and how well the applicant meets the criteria
  • Selection also based on:
         -  Extracurricular activities
         -  Community service or activities
         -  Involvement in wrestling
         -  Etc.

 

Awards:

2/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Seymour Area Wrestling Club Scholarship Application
SEYMOUR EDUCATION ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 VARIES
Requirements:

Children and step-children of SEA members (or WEAC members employed at other school districts) will be given priority. 

Requirements: 

1.  Two letters of recommendation

2.  Write a 500 word maximum essay address the following prompt:  How has your education contributed to who you are today?

Awards:

$750.00

 

Other Information:

See Student Services for an application, or, see attachment.

SEYMOUR FASTPITCH ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500
Requirements:

The criteria used in the selection process should be "weighted" as follows:

High Value:

  • Service to the softball community:  (assisting with youth softball, skills camps, tournaments, umpiring)
  • Association with the sport of softball:  (softball athlete, manager)
  • Letters of recommendation (2):  (former coaches, players, organizers)

Medium Value:

  • Quality of written application
  • Softball experience, performance and character
  • Community service outside of softball
  • Personal statement

Low Value:

  • Academics
  • Financial need
Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

Submit to Student Services:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Seymour Fastpitch Association Application
SEYMOUR FFA ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$1,500
Requirements:
  • SHS Senior
  • Member in good standing of the Seymour FFA Chapter
  • Satisfactory scholastic record in high school (2.5 GPA)
  • Plan to enroll in a 2 or 4-year university or technical college
  • Preference given to applicants enrolled in an Agriculture related field of study
Awards:

2/$750 (subject to change)

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Seymour FFA Alumni Scholarship Application
SEYMOUR FIRE DEPARTMENT SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$1,000
Requirements:
  • Seymour Community High School graduating senior in good standing
  • Preference given to those pursuing a career in firefighting or other service oriented careers such as medical services or law enforcement
Awards:

2/$1,000

Other Information:

See local scholarship file in  Student Services Office for an application.

  • Use the Fire Department Application.

Submit original  to Student Services (Do Not Use Report Covers)

SEYMOUR FLYING CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 $550.00 est.
Requirements:

 

  • Senior or past graduate
  • Attends or plans to attend an accredited college or vocational school and majoring in avionics, aviation, or aeronautics
Awards:

Amount Varies

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
SEYMOUR JR. GOLF FOUNDATION/JEFF GOSDA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Plans to attend an accredited college or university
  • Priority will go to individual involved in golf
  • Selection based on:
         -  Need
         -  Leadership and industry
         -  Character
         -  Academic achievement
Awards:

1/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Cover)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
SEYMOUR WOMAN'S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 4/$600
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • Plans to attend a technical college or 4-year college or university
Awards:

4/$600

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • 1-page Letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Plans for the future
         -  Explanation of how this scholarship will help you
SOULSTRINGS MUSIC CAMP SCHOLARSHIP Miscellaneous 5/1/2018 VARIES
Requirements:

The Soulstrings Music Camp Scholarship, established to provide financial assistance to students attending a summer music camp, festival or program for string instruments, is accepting applications.

 

This scholarship opportunity is offered to students entering grades 7-12, who reside in Outagamie, Winnebago, Calumet, Waupaca, Brown or Shawano County. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. May 1st at the Community Foundation Office. Recipients will be selected at the discretion of the Soulstrings Scholarship Selection Committee. Award amounts will vary, but are limited to no more than $500 per child per year.  Scholarship checks are made payable to the provider of the service.

Eligibility:

  • Must be entering grades 7-12
  • Must reside in the counties of: Outagamie, Winnebago, Calumet, Waupaca, Brown, Shawano
  • Must be attending a Camp, Festivel or Music Program for string instruments beginning no earlier than June 1 and concluding by September 5
  • Maximum award amount is $500

 

 

Awards:

Award amounts will vary, but are limited to no more than $500 per child per year. 

Other Information:

The application is also available on the Community Foundation’s website at www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarshiplist.

 

SP SCHOLARSHIP Essay 12/31/2017 10/$10,000
Requirements:

To be eligible:

  1. Be a high school student planning to attend college in September 2018
  2. Answer the Essay question on the sponsors website.
Awards:

10/$10,000.00

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to :

http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14186/sp_scholarship_scholarship.php

SPANISH CLUB (S.A.L.S.A.) SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 varies
Requirements:

Must be a member in good standing in SALSA which consists of attendance to 4 or more of the monthly meetings during the school year for 2 years, as well as, participating in 2 projects over the years of membership.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Submit application to Student Services:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Use Spanish Club Scholarship Application
ST. NORBERT COLLEGE MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP AUDITION DATES Major Specific 2/17/2018 Varies
Requirements:

St. Norbert College, a nationally recognized liberal arts institution located in De Pere, offers degree programs in music education, performance and liturgical music.  Students at St. Norbert College learn from a dynamic faculty of exceptional teaching and performing artists.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Schedule an audition at www.snc.edu/music/auditions or call the music department at 920-403-3112.

SUSSLE SCHOLARSHIP Miscellaneous 6/30/2018 $1,000.00
Requirements:

The deadline is the last day of each month!

The applicant must be a high school senior or current full-time undergrad or grad students at an accredited college or university in the United States and must be a US citizen or legal permanent resident.

Awards:

Scholarships are available:  1 every month

Deadline:  Last day of each month

Value:  $1,000.00

Other Information:

Use Sussle.org

or http://sussle.org/scholarship

THIEL FELLOWSHIP General 12/31/2017 $100,000 - 30 Awards
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Be interested in building new things.  Founded by technology entrepreneur and Investor Peter Thiel in 2011.


    The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program that offers 20-30 fellowships in the value of $100,000 over a two year period.
Awards:

$100,000 - 30 Awards

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14065/thiel_fellowship_scholarship.php

THOMAS H. LUTSEY-WASEDA FARMS SCHOLARSHIP Major Specific 4/1/2018 $10,000.00
Requirements:

To apply for the Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship, you must submit the following requirements:

  • Application Form
  • Personal Statement
  • Extracurricular Activities
    • Including clubs/organizations, volunteerism, leadership positions, honors/awards received, etc. Please include dates for each.
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation
  • Official High School Transcripts, including ACT/SAT Scores
  • Completion of the FAFSA and submission of the SAR (Student Aid Report)
Awards:

The Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship is a four-year $10,000 scholarship for students pursuing an agriculture career that will benefit our rural Wisconsin communities.

Other Information:

Apply online at www.Lutsey.org

 

11) What kind of careers have past recipients chosen? View Past Recipients Majors.

- Horitculture
- Civil Engineer
- Controller
- Dairy Management Specialist
- Financial Analyst
- Hydrogeologist
- Pharmacist
- Biology
- Agronomy
- Postdoctoral Research Associate
- Agri-Business
- Crop and Soil Science
- Animal Science
- Veterinarian
- Ag-communication

 

Applications in Student Services or visit www.Lutsey.org

THUNDER AREA SOCCER KIDS (T.A.S.K.) SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$500
Requirements:
  • Senior
  • High school soccer player or associated with the sport of soccer
Awards:

2/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Oiginal application (Do Not Use Report Covers OR staples)

  • Thunder Area Soccer Kids Scholarship Application
THUNDER DANCE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 VARIES
Requirements:

Applicant must have a 3.0+ GPA and/or be in the top 25% of theri class.

Applicant must be continuing education.

Applicant must have been a member of the Seymour High School Varsity Dance Team.

Community service during Thunder Dance Club Funraisers are a plus.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Application to Student Services (Do not use report covers or staples) 

Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 

and Letter of Application

THUNDER GRIDIRON FOOTBALL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 VARIES
Requirements:

Applicant must be a student athlete associated with the Seymour Thunder football program.  The scholarship will be awarded based on quality of application and how well the applicant meets the criteria.  Service to the Thunder football program, high school grades, ACT Scores, and financial need will be considered, but will not be the only criteria for the scholarship being awarded.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Thunder Gridiron Football Scholarship application can be picked up in Student Services.

Return the completed original application to Student Services.

THUNDER RUNNER SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2/$500
Requirements:
  • Applicant must have participated in high school cross country or track and field
Awards:

2/$500

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Complete the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) 
  • 1-page letter of Application addressing the following:
         -  Your plans for your future
         -  Explain how this scholarship would help you

 

THUNDERZONE SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 2-4/$500 - varies
Requirements:

 

  • Senior
  • Plan to pursue a career in marketing and/or business
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Top 25% of your class
  • Other considerations include:
         -  Potential for success
         -  Leadership and participation in school and community activities
         -  Honors
         -  Work experience
Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

SUBMIT TO STUDENT SERVICES:  Original application (Do Not Use Report Covers)

  • Student Information Sheet (Google Docs) 
  • Teacher recommendation
  • Submit ONE hard copy of the Student Information Sheet (Google Doc) and ONE hard copy of your Letter of Application for qualifying scholarships marked with
TIM "SCHRADES" SCHROEDER MEMORIAL BASEBALL SCHOLARSHIP Local Scholarship 2/6/2018 1/$500.00
Requirements:

Senior involved in baseball.

Awards:

1/$500.00

Other Information:

See Student Services for an application

TIP - TALENT INCENTIVE PROGRAM General 6/30/2018 varies
Requirements:

An initial TIP award may only be given to a Wisconsin resident first-time freshman, enrolled at least half-time in a degree or certificate program, who demonstrates financial need and who comes from a non-traditional or educationally-disadvantaged background.

Awards:

varies

Other Information:

See Student Services or visit http://dpi.wi.gov/weop/tip-grant

TRYTTEN SCHOLARSHIP UW-Stevens Point 1/31/2018 $4,000
Requirements:
  • You declare chemistry as your major at UWSP at the time of application
  • You have received at least a 3.50 GPA in high school
  • You have a demonstrated capacity and potential for excellence in the field of chemistry
Awards:

$4,000

The total amount of the award is $4,000, applied to your UWSP tuition each semester in the amounts of $200 the Freshman year, $400 the Sophomore year, $600 the Junior year, and $800 the Senior year.

Other Information:

Visit www.uwsp.edu/chemistry/Pages/scholarships.aspx or see booklet in Student Services Office.

UNION PLUS SCHOLARSHIP Miscellaneous 1/31/2018 $4,000 - 100 Awards
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Current and retired members of participating unions, their spouses and their dependent children (as defined by IRS regulations).
  • At least one year of continuous union membership by the applicant, applicant's spouse or parent (if applicant is a dependent).
Awards:

$4,000 - 100 Awards

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11904/union_plus_scholarships_program_scholarship.php

UW-MADISON DELTA THETA SIGMA UW-Madison 2/15/2018 $1,000 Housing and $500 Academic
Requirements:

$1,000 In-House Resident Scholarship - Up to ten awarded
Leadership positions, sports and activities, community involvement, and academic achievement will be considered equally.  Applicant will be notified of results within three weeks of completing the application.

 

$500 Academic Scholarship - Up to two awarded
Applicants who qualify will be notified before March 2018 and will be required to attend an interview in September 2018.  The recipient will be notified by October 1, 2018.

Awards:

$1,000 In-House Resident Scholarship - Up to ten awarded

 

$500 Academic Scholarship - Up to two awarded

Other Information:

www.deltathetasigma.com

VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA, APPLETON AREA CHAPTER 351 Miscellaneous 3/31/2018 4/$1,500.00
Requirements:

TO BE ELIGIBLE, THE APPLICANT MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS:

The student is to submit, for review by a panel of VVA 351 members, a written essay resulting from his or her interview of any United States military veteran of any branch of service who served in active duty anywhere in the world during the period Juanuary 1, 1959 to May 7, 1975.  A proof of service statement must be included (see enclosed form).  The student may be a dependent, relative, or acquaintance of their interview subject, or to student may contact VVA 351 for the name of a member to interview. The student must be a U.S. citizen and permanent resident of the united States, and must be accepted or enrolled in a post-secondary school of higher learning prior to receiving the scholarship.

Awards:

4/$1,500.00

Other Information:

See binder in student services for an application.

 

VIP SCHOLARSHIP General 1/31/2018 1/$5,000
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Be at least 13 years of age or older.
  • Submit your entry by 11:59 p.m. ET on the day of the deadline.
Awards:

1/$5,000

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14185/vip_voice_5_000_scholarship_scholarship.php

VIP VOICE SCHOLARSHIP General 12/31/2017 1/$5,000
Requirements:

To be eligible a student must be:

  1. At least 13 years old or older.
  2. Submit your entry by 11:59 ET on the day of the deadline
  3. You can submit multiple entries by following the instructions on the sponsors website.
Awards:

1/$5,000

Other Information:

Apply here:

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14185/vip_voice_5_000_scholarship_scholarship.php

Submit your entry by 11:59 ET on the day of the deadline

WAIT 21 Miscellaneous 1/1/2025 $250.00
Requirements:

Who We Are

We are ordinary people striving to live extraordinary lives. We seek for the courage to take chances, stand up for what is right, and help those who can't help themselves. We understand and acknowledge the harmful effects that drugs and alcohol can have in our lives and in the lives of our friends and family. We've got big dreams and we're not going to let anything hold us back.

How does this work?

Take the Wait 21 Pledge below.  Each year, we will send you three short follow-up surveys verifying your commitment to the Wait 21 program.  Wait 21 will track your participation and provide you with an official letter of recognition that you can include with your college applications, giving you an edge in the application process.  You will also be automatically entered to win scholarships provided by our sponsors.

I Pledge

1. To not drink alcohol before 21. To not use or abuse any drugs, including nicotine, tobacco, marijuana, prescription pills, or whatever creates an artificial high.

2. To stand up for myself and others who choose to live the Wait 21 lifestyle.

Awards:

$250.00

Other Information:

http://wait21.org/pledge

WASBO FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP General 2/1/2018 Varies
Requirements:

Scholarships will be awarded to successful candidates who are 2018 graduating high school seniors.  Scholarship recipients may pursue any course of study.  The scholarships will be awarded to students attending any accredited college or university (public or private).  The objective of the awards is to provide financial assistance to deserving students.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

Pick up an application in Student Services.

WASHINGTON CROSSING FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP General 1/15/2018 5/$5,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

  • Be a high school senior who is a US citizen.
  • Be planning a career of service to the United States in local, state, or federal government.
Awards:

5/$5,000.00

Other Information:

Applications can be found by going to:

https://studentscholarships.org.scholarship/10091/washington_crossing_foundation_national_scholarship_awards_scholarship.php

WEAC FOX VALLEY - HENRY V. KROKOSKY, JR. SCHOLARSHIP FUND Miscellaneous 3/1/2018 $1,500
Requirements:

Graduating high school senior whose parent or legal guardian is a current or retired Wisconsin Education Council Association (WEAC) member from one of the following school districts:  Appleton Area School District, Fox Valley Technical College, Little Chute Area School District, Neenah Joint School District and School District of New London.

Awards:

$1,500

Other Information:

Visit http://www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarships

Look for the General Scholarship Application after clicking on the Start Online Application Button

or call 920-830-1290

WISCONSIN AUTOMOTIVE & TRUCK DEALERS TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP Major Specific 1/16/2018 $750.00 per semester for up to 4 semesters
Requirements:

The Foundation of WATDA awards 70 to 90 scholarships per year to students attending Wisconsin Technical Colleges for:

 

* Automotive

* Diesel

* Auto Collision and

* Motorcycle technician programs.

 

Tuition amounts vary and can be up to full tuition. Average tuition awards are $3,000 ($750 per semester for four semesters). Snap-on Tool sets may be awarded independently or in conjunction with tuition awards and have a retail value of $3,810. Students that are not already working in the automotive industry can receive employment assistance. The goal is to have all students working part-time while attending school to get on-the-job training and mentoring to enhance their education experience and graduate with a full-time job!

Awards:
  • Tuition awards vary and can be up to full tuition
  • Average award is $750 per semester for up to 4 semesters
  • Snap-on Toll Awards have a retail value of over $3,500!
  • Placement with sponsoring dealers for on the job training and mentoring
Other Information:

Visit: 

http://www.watda.org/Scholarship

 

WISCONSIN EDUCATION ASSOCIATION COUNCIL (WEAC) SCHOLARSHIP Major Specific 2/1/2018 $1,450 per year for four years of study, provided you remain eligible.
Requirements:

High school seniors who are planning to go into the field of education and whose parent(s) are a WEAC member, a WEAC retired member or who died while holding a WEAC membership are eligible to apply.

In addition, the student must rank in the top 25% of his/her class or have achieved a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (based on a 4.0 non-weighted scale) at the time of application, plan to pursue an education major or minor and intend to teach in Wisconsin. (All A's = 4 points, B's = 3 points, C's = 2 points, D's = 1 point, F's = 0 points.)

Each year one of the four scholarships shall be designated the Kathy Mann Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship shall be awarded to a minority student. In the event that no minority student applies or meets the criteria, the Kathy Mann Scholarship shall not be awarded. In its place a regular WEAC Scholarship shall be awarded.

Awards:

$1,450 per year for four years of study provided you remain eligible.

Other Information:

The scholarship form is available online on the WEAC website at http://www.weac.org/pdf/scholarshipapplication.pdf.  For more information or additional copies, please call Ann Caruso at the 800-362-8034, ext. 219 or by e-mail at carusoa@weac.org

WISCONSIN PROFESSIONAL POLICE ASSOCIATION Major Specific 2/1/2018 Varies
Requirements:

Any Wisconsin resident enrolling in a college or vocational/technical school in a course of study leading to a two- or four-year degree in police science, criminal justice, or a law enforcement-related field-which does not include law school-is eligible.

Awards:

Varies

Other Information:

See binder in Student Services Office for an application

WISCONSIN PROFESSIONAL POLICE ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Major Specific 2/1/2018 Varies
Requirements:

Who is eligible?

Any Wisconsin resident enrolling in a college or vocational/technical school in a course of study leading to a two- or four-year degree in police science, criminal justice, or a law enforcement-relate field - which does not include law school - is eligible.

How do students apply?

  • Complete the application in its entirety.  Found at http://wppa.com/resources/scholarship_program.htm
  • Enclose a typewritten essay (on 81/2 x 11 paper) of 200 words or less outlining why you have chosen a law enforcement career.  Include any special projects relating to your interest in law enforcement and any other factors you wish the committee to consider.
  • Type in the top right corner of each page of the essay your full name and complete address.
  • Sign and date the essay.
  • Enclose three (3) letters of recommendation from three different sources (i.e., not more than one letter from any one source).  Sources may include family, school, neighbor, clergy, employer, civic organization, law enforcement, etc.  (For example, send one letter of recommendation from you school, one from a police officer, and one from a family member.)
  • Enclose a transcript of high school and/or college grades.
  • Enclose a self-addressed, stamped, No. 10 envelope.
Awards:

The Scholarhsip Committee reserves the right to determine the number and amount of scholarships to be awarded in a given year.

Other Information:

Scholarship applications must be postmarked on or before February 1 and mailed to:

WPPA Scholarship Committee
660 John Nolen Dr., Suite 300
Madison, WI  53713

There are also applications in Student Services.

YOU DESERVE IT SCHOLARSHIP General 12/29/2017 1/$1,000.00
Requirements:

To be eligible:

  • You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territoties
  • You must be 16 years of age or older
Awards:

$1,000.00

Other Information:

Applications at:

http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12809/you_deserve_it_scholarship_scholarship.php