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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

Scholarship Name |  Deadline  |  Link To Application/Website


 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

Voice of Democracy/Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship

Application Deadline: October 31, 2017 Website | Application Information
Award Amount: Up to $30,000

Eligibility

The Voice of Democracy is open to students in grades 9-12 by the Oct. 31 deadline, who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States, its territories and possessions; or in an overseas U.S. military/civilian dependent school. Although U.S. citizenship is not required, students must be lawful U.S. permanent residents or have applied for permanent residence (the application for which has not been denied) and intends to become a U.S. citizen at the earliest opportunity allowed by law. Foreign exchange students, students age 20 or over, previous Voice of Democracy first place state winners, GED or Adult Education Students are ineligible.


 

DomCop Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: November 1, 2017 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: $1,000

Eligibility

This program is open to all University, College, and High school students who are currently enrolled in an educational program.


WSCA – Career Cruising and Method Test Prep High School Scholarship

Application Deadline: November 1, 2017 Website/Application Instructions
Award Amount: Four $1,000 scholarships

The Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA), in partnership with Career Cruising & Method Test Prep, has established the WSCA High School Scholarship Program to assist students with their post-secondary education.

Eligibility

High School Seniors who:
❖    Are attending a public or private high school in Wisconsin
❖    Will be attending a post-secondary education program during the 2018-2019 school year.

Award winners will be notified by January 15, 2018 via phone or email. All other applicants will be notified via email.


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.

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.


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