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If your organization or place of employment has a scholarship that would be of interest to the students of our school or have any questions about applying for scholarships, please contact the guidance office.

General Scholarship Resources


 Algoma Area Education Foundation Inc. Scholarship

Application Deadline:  April 1, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
Past Recipient Enrollment Verification Deadline: September 1 & January 15
Application for High School Seniors  |  Application for Past Recipients
Award Amount: 

The Algoma Area Education Foundation promotes and supports excellence in our students. Our intention is to be an advocate for students as they work to achieve high levels of performance in education and in life. We believe there is no better place to invest our resources. AAEF believes that no student should ever receive less of an education due to a lack of opportunities or funds.

In that spirit, the AAEF offers scholarships to worthy students planning on attending a two- or four-year institution.

The criteria include, but are not limited to:

  • student-written essay
  • teacher and/or community member recommendation
  • community service
  • extra-curricular activities
  • academic achievement



The Norma Mueller and Marge Curtin Memorial Fund Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 1, 2018  |  Cover Letter | Application
Award Amount:$1,000

The Norma Mueller and Marge Curtin Memorial Scholarship offers a yearly scholarship to a worthy student planning on attending a two- or four-year institution.

The criteria include, but are not limited to:

  • Student-written essay
  • Two school and/or community member recommendations
  • Community service
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Academic achievement
  • Graduate of Algoma High School
  • A minimum high school GPA of 2.0
  • Graduate of Algoma High School

The award will be split up into two halves. The first half of the award will be distributed upon proof of registration at a postsecondary institution. The second half will be awarded after proof of registration for second semester.



The Muskrat City Sportsmen’s Club Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 1, 2018  | Cover Letter  |  Application
Award Amount:$750

This is a one-time scholarship offered to a worthy Algoma High School Senior graduating in 2018 and planning on attending a two- or four-year institution.

The criteria include, but are not limited to:

  • Student-written essay
  • Completed scholarship application
  • Community service
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Academic achievement
  • Graduate of Algoma High School – Class of 2018



Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 1, 2018 Website | Application
Award Amount:$10,000


  • Current graduating senior attending a high school within 150 miles of Green Bay
  • Attending an accredited 4-year college/university
  • Students can apply if they plan on attending a 2-year technical school first to then transfer to a 4-year program as a full-time student
  • Pursuing a career with an agriculture focus that will enhance rural communities
  • Examples include dairy science, animal science, agriculture engineering, veterinary medicine, agriculture economics, biotechnology, environmental science, agri-business
  • Minimum 3.0 high school GPA
  • Minimum 19 ACT composite score
  • Student with a rural or agriculture background
  • Financial need as demonstrated by the FAFSA



Wisconsin Restaurant Association Education Foundation Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 1, 2018 Website | Application
Award Amount: Varies

The WRA Education Foundation awards over $39,000 in scholarships annually based on future plans in foodservice, academic records and recommendations. Winners are recognized at the annual Celebration of Excellence. Funding is provided by the Foundation’s Endowment Fund.

Minimum qualifications

  • Accepted at a nationally accredited, post-secondary school, taking a minimum of 6 credits
  • Completed application that includes employer or instructor recommendations and school transcripts



The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin’s Americanism Programs and Scholarships

Informational brochure  |  Website

The Department offers a number of scholarships to assist young people in their pursuit of higher education. There are opportunities for everyone, including relatives of wartime veterans and participants in Legion programs.

Important Events, Dates, and Deadlines

  • April 2-13, 2018: Schneider-Emanuel Scholarship Application deadline
  • April 13- 15, 2018: Oratorical—National Finals in Indianapolis, IN
  • June 9- 16, 2018: Badger Boys State Session
  • June 9, 2018: Samsung Scholarship deadline
  • June 18-22, 2018: Wisconsin American Legion Law Enforcement Academy
  • July 15, 2018: Baseball Scholarship Application deadline


Deprey-Skyline Family Information Technology Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 6, 2018 Website


  • Complete the Scholarships, Inc. online application and demonstrate financial need;
  • Attend a fully-accredited 4-year college/university or technical college in the United States in pursuit of an associate or bachelor’s degree;
  • Be enrolled full-time (12 or more credits per semester) in Fall 2018; and,
  • Pursue a major in Information Technology, Computer Science or Information Systems.



Rice Engineering Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 6, 2018 | Information/Application
Award Amount:$3,000


  • Must be a graduating senior from any high school in Kewaunee, Door, Brown or Manitowoc County.
  • Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an ABET accredited engineering program.
  • Must submit a typewritten scholarship application directly to the Office Manager at Rice Engineering prior to 5:00 P.M. on April 6, 2018.Must provide a copy of most recent high school transcript.
  • If selected as a finalist the student must be willing to participate in a face-to-face selection interview at the Rice Engineering office in Luxemburg, WI.



Tri-Lakes Association College Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 6, 2018 | Information/Application
Award Amount:: Two $1,000 scholarships

Applicants must be enrolled or accepted in a technical school, college, or university; pursuing a degree in natural resources, environmental science, or related conservation program for the Fall 2018-Spring 2019 school year. Applicants can be seniors graduating from high school and entering their first year of higher education or students already enrolled in college or tech school and continuing their education. Eligible applicants include all Kewaunee County residents as well as residents of the Denmark School District.



2018 Door County Medical Center Auxiliary High School Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 9, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: Varies


  • You must be a graduating high school senior from one of the following Door County High Schools (Gibraltar, Sevastopol, Southern Door, Sturgeon Bay, Washington Island, and Algoma HS) pursuing an education in the medical field.


Challenge The Outdoors Incorporated Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 10, 2018 Brochure/Application
Award Amount:$ 500


  • Individuals living in Brown, Calumet, Green Lake, Kewaunee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Waupaca, Waushara, and Winnebago Counties in Wisconsin.
  • A potential recipient must be physically challenged pursuing a post-secondary education.
  • High school GPA: 2.5




LCpl Dean D. Opicka Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 13, 2018 Information/Application
Award Amount: Three $1,500 scholarships

The scholarship is available to students who:

  • Have achieved a 3.0 GPA (High school transcript MUST be attached.)
  • Are planning to attend a 2 or 4 year school, carrying a minimum of 12 credits
  • Are active in their school/community
  • Attend Luxemburg-Casco, Kewaunee or Algoma School Districts



Fox River Valley Branch of the Wisconsin Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 13, 2018 | Information | Application
Award Amount: One $1,000 Scholarship (Cat. A: High School Senior pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering), One $500 Scholarship (Cat. B: High School Senior pursuing a degree in related field)



 Category A – High School Senior Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering 

  • • Enrolling full time in an ABET-accredited university or college for the fall 2018 semester.
  • • Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering.
  • • U.S. citizen and Wisconsin resident.

Category B – High School Senior Pursuing a degree in a Civil Engineering related field 

  • • Enrolling full time in a university, college, or technical school for the fall 2018 semester.
  • • Pursuing an undergraduate degree relevant to Civil Engineering, but not specifically a Civil Engineering degree.
  • • U.S. citizen and Wisconsin resident.



Glenway Breitlow and Elmer Illmann Memorial Scholarships

Application Deadline: April 15, 2018 Application
Award Amount: 2 scholarships/$500 each


Must be a member of Kewaunee County Farm Bureau or from a Kewaunee County Farm Bureau member family (parent or guardian).

Applicant must have obtained a C average during last 4 semesters of high school.

Student to be enrolled in a 2 or 4 year agriculture or agriculture-related course. (Also includes 1 year Farm & Industry Short Course in Madison)

Complete required essay and attach to application

Person receiving the scholarship must maintain a 2.75 GPA for 2 semesters



Algoma Utilities/WPPI Energy Public Power Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 16, 2018 Application Instructions
Award Amount: $500


High school seniors may submit an essay to win a $500 scholarship.  The student (or their parent or legal guardian) must be a customer of Algoma Utilities.  Dependents of utility personnel are not eligible.

High school seniors must plan to attend a two-year technical college or a four-year university.

Scholarship applicants shall compose an essay of 500-1,000 words that addresses the following topic:  Our Community Connection: The Value of Our Municipal Utility



Wisconsin Retail Banking Section Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: April 20, 2018 Application and Instructions
Award Amount: Five scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be given to qualified applicants in the following categories:

$1,000 for academic achievement

$1,000 for financial need

$1,000 to an applicant with a career goal in the financial services industry

$1,000 to a student that will attend a technical college to obtain an associate degree

$1,000 for Retail Section Committee Award


Applicant must be a graduating senior attending high school

Applicant must either be employed at,or have a parent employed at, an in-state location of a WBA Retail Banking Section member bank

Applicant must be pursuing a full-time course of studies at a Wisconsin state accredited college, university or state-operated vocational/technical school

Applicants accepted to one of the government military academies are not eligible to apply

Applications from students attending privately-run trade schools will not be accepted



Hooray for Hollywood/KYPT Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 23, 2018 by 3:30 p.m. Application and Instructions
Award Amount: $1,000


An Algoma high school senior meeting one or more of these requirements is eligible to apply:

1) Have been involved in the Missoula Children’s Theater,
2) Have been involved in high school theater performances, or
3) Plan to major ( or minor) in drama, theater, fine arts, or music.




Porky Mueller Scramble Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018 Application and Instructions
Award Amount: $1,000


  • Acceptance at a technical college
  • Financial need
  • Application must be completed and handed in to the guidance office by April 30, 2018



Algoma Music Boosters Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018 Application and Instructions
Award Amount:  Four scholarships at least $500 each


Applicant must:

1) have been a member in good standing of the Algoma High School music program for 3 out of 4  years in high school
2) be recommended by the applicant’s music director
3) have a GPA of at least 3.0
4) submit the completed application to your music director in or before the application due date
5) be accepted/enrolled in a post-secondary institution with a major or minor in the performing arts



Kewaunee Garden Club Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $1,000/year full-time students, $500/year part-time students

The Kewaunee County Garden Club is offering scholarships to qualified student applicants pursuing a degree in the field of horticulture/or related to horticulture. Full time students can qualify for up to $1,000.00 per school year and part-time students can qualify for up to $500.00 per school year.

Previous applicants may reapply each year up to 4 years in their school career.


Must be a resident of Kewaunee County.

Must be enrolled or accepted in a technical school, college, or university and will pursue a degree in the field of horticulture or a related field. (To be approved by the scholarship committee.)

10 hours of approved community service work in the field of horticulture. Some suggestions include: Volunteering for various K.C. Garden Club projects, gardening at non-profit institutions such as churches or libraries, yard work for the elderly or disabled. There are many places that could use an extra pair of gardening hands or expertise. Feel free to come up with your own ideas. The hours must be completed before scholarship money is received. Please include your plan with your application.

Must meet all deadlines and requirements of the scholarship application in order to be considered.



Glenn Kenneth Haubenschild Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018 Scholarship Information/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $1,000



A graduating Algoma High School Senior who is attending a school of higher education for the purpose of entering into a medical profession



AmVets Post 42 Kewaunee County Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $250


  • Student must be accepted at a Wisconsin school of higher learning
  • Student must have a 3.0 cumulative grade point or better
  • Student must be a child or grandchild of an American Veteran
  • Students majoring in education and social work will be given priority
  • Application must be complete and signed
  • Student must attach a four year grade report



Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: June 14, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $1,000


The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution.



Big Sun Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: June 19, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $ 500

The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. 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.


The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.



Christensen & Hymas General Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 1, 2018 Website/Application
Award Amount: $1,000


You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States and provide proof of current enrollment. If you have not received acceptance, you may still apply, but be sure to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment for the scholarship to be released (ex. screenshot of grades, picture of acceptance letter, etc.)

You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher of the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended.

You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA



Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 31, 2018 Website
Award Amount: $1,000

We will award this scholarship to the applicant who best demonstrates:

A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics

A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.



AES Engineering Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 6, 2018 | Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $500


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 determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.

Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.