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Scholarships


Scholarships

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
Student Scholarships.org


 

 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: 
Varies

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 Peck Law Group Elder Abuse and Neglect Infographic Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 29, 2017 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $500

Eligibility

  • Anyone that has been accepted to a college or trade school
  • Students enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in the United States
  • Create an infographic on elder abuse and neglect using the facts from the scholarship information website.

 


 

Rove Pest Control Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $500

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).

 


 

SeniorAdvisor.com: Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: Three $2,000 Scholarships

Three $2,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate’s degree, bachelor’s degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town? Scholarship award recipients will be announced January 31, 2018. This is an annual scholarship and will be offered every year.

 


 

$2,500 College Raptor Scholarship

Application Deadline: January 31, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $2,500

Eligibility

  • Be legal residents of the United States, District of Columbia, or a U.S. Territory.
  • Be age 16 or older.
  • Be enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2019) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university or trade school).

     

    Algoma Kewaunee Area Great Lakes Sport Fisherman’s Club  Scholarship

    Application Deadline: February 5, 2018 Application
    Award Amount: $1,000

    Eligibility

    High school senior planning to attend college in the fall of 2018 currently attending Algoma, Kewaunee, or Luxemburg- Casco Schools. Active club members and children of active club members will also be eligible to apply if they are high school seniors.  

    Preference will be given to students planning to pursue a degree in natural resources, fishery, or related field (animal science, biology science)- but all majors will be considered.  


     

    Kinnard Farms Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship

    Application Deadline: March 15, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
    Award Amount: Three (3) scholarships up to $1,500

    Eligibility

    • Be a graduating senior in good standing from one of the following schools: Kewaunee, Luxemburg-Casco, Algoma, Denmark, or Southern Door high schools
    • Be accepted into a 2-year, 4-year or short course program and enrolling the following fall
    • Plan to pursue an agricultural focus such as dairy or animal science, horticulture, mechanics, agronomy, pre-veterinary, agricultural communications, or a trade
    • Write and submit an essay (250-500 words) describing how they became interested in agriculture, their experience and what they bring to the field and their professional goals
    • Submit one letter of reference
    • Demonstrate humanitarian qualities in school and community through school programs and/or community service
    • Be a Wisconsin resident

     

    Forest County Potawatomi Foundation Delores Pemma Scholarship

    Application Deadline: March 16, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
    Award Amount:$5,000

    Awarded to a Wisconsin resident seeking to enroll or currently accepted as a first-year, full-time or part-time degree-seeking student at an accredited Wisconsin technical school or college. Awardee receives a $1,250.00 scholarship disbursement per semester for a maximum of two years and a one-time $300 stipend upon the start of the 1st semester. The scholarship award, applied to tuition only, is determined by the Forest County Potawatomi Foundation Advisory Committee after in-depth review of all applications received. Semester renewal of the award is based on academic performance. Recipients are requested to volunteer academic documents to the Forest County Potawatomi Foundation.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

    • Must be a US citizen or legal US resident
    • Must live in Wisconsin
    • Must have a high school diploma or GED by fall 2018
    • Must be accepted as a first-year, full-time (12 credits) or part-time (6 credits) degree-seeking student at an accredited Wisconsin technical school or college
    • Must have a minimum 2.25 GPA
    • Must demonstrate leadership

     


     

    Forest County Potawatomi Foundation Lois Crowe Scholarship

    Application Deadline: March 16, 2018 Website/Application Instructions
    Award Amount:$10,000

    An eligible student is defined as a Wisconsin high school senior seeking to enroll or currently accepted as a full-time, first-year undergraduate student at an accredited Wisconsin university or college. Awardee receives a $1,250.00 scholarship disbursement per semester for a maximum of four years and a one-time $500 stipend upon the start of the 1st semester. Scholarship award, applied to tuition only, is determined by the Advisory Committee after in-depth review of all applications received. Semester renewal of the award is based on academic performance. Recipients are requested to volunteer academic documents to the Forest County Potawatomi Foundation.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

    • Must be a US citizen or legal US resident
    • Must be a Wisconsin resident
    • Must be registered by start of the 2018 fall semester as a first-year, full-time undergraduate student (12 credits minimum) at an accredited Wisconsin college or university./li>
    • Must have a minimum 2.25 GPA
    • Must demonstrate a history of scholastic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities and a commitment to community service

     


     

    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

    • February 10, 2018: Oratorical – Regional and State Finals at Ripon College
    • Ends March 1, 2018: Jr. Shooting Sports Postal Match
    • March 1, 2018: Scouting Scholarship “Eagle Scout of the Year” Application deadline
    • April 2-13, 2018: Schneider-Emanuel Scholarship Application deadline
    • March 1: Americanism & Government Scholarship Test
    • 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

     

    AES Engineering Scholarship

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

    Eligibility

    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.