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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

 


 

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

Eligibility

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

Eligibility

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

Eligibility

  • 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 Application updated April 3, 2018
Award Amount: Three scholarships of $300 each

Eligibility

Applicant must:

  • be a member in good standing of the Algoma High School music program for 4 years.
  • have a written recommendation by the applicant’s music director with scholarship application.
  • have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 submit this completed application to the guidance office on or before the application due date
  • be accepted/enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution

 


 

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.

Eligibility

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

 

Eligibility

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

Eligibility

  • 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

 


 

Algoma Wolf Tech Scholarship

Application Deadline: May 1, 2018 | Application
Award Amount: $500

Eligibility

This scholarship is open to an Algoma High School student planning to attend a 2-year technical school in a Technical Field of study and/or a 4-year college/university in a Technical Field of study.

Additional criteria:

  • Completed scholarship application sheet
  • Attached grade report/transcript
  • Enrolled in at least one semester of Wolf Tech
  • Essay – please describe how Algoma Wolf Tech influenced or helped you gain useful skills/knowledge. Give specific examples/projects.

 


 

Bellin Health Night of Champions Scholarship

Application Deadline:  May 16, 2018 Website/Application 
Award Amount: Eight (8) $500 scholarships will be awarded

Eligibility 

To be considered for a scholarship, student-athletes must:

  • Be an athlete on a school-affiliated sports team at a Bellin-supported school
  • Submit a 400-450 word essay on how the student embodies Bellin’s values and why he or she deserves this scholarship
  • Have TWO professional references the scholarship committee may contact. These may include a teacher (maximum of one), coach (maximum of one), employers clergy members, political figures, etc.

 


 

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

  • 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

 


 

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

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

Eligibility

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.

Eligibility

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

Eligibility

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

Eligibility
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

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.

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