Scholarships

Notice to students regarding scholarship applications during the mandated school closure through April 6, 2020:

  • March 18, 2020: Please note, submission address changes have been made to some of the applications.  Those with changes are noted below in bold red.
  • Students can electronically send their scholarship applications via downloading the scholarship to their email and getting it to the Guidance Office at kholloway@algomaschools.org or share them via google doc at kholloway@algomaschools.org.
  • Students can scan their documents (there are apps on your phone that you can use as well to scan the documents) and send via email to kholloway@algomaschools.org
  • Students can send the applications via the post office (snail mail) directly to the scholarship committee as designated on the scholarship application.
  • If students have any concerns about a scholarship, they are encouraged to email Mrs. Holloway at kholloway@algomaschools.org
  • All students completing applications need to be cognizant of due dates and make sure that their applications are to the specific recipient BY the due date.

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

First announced in February 2018, Bucky’s Tuition Promise is a commitment to Wisconsin resident students.

The program guarantees scholarships and grants to pay for tuition & segregated fees for students whose household adjusted gross income (AGI) is $56,000 or less. Incoming freshmen will receive eight (8) consecutive semesters (4 years) of free tuition & segregated fees and transfer students will receive four (4) semesters (2 years).


Algoma Area Education Foundation Inc. Scholarship

Application Deadline:  April 1, 2019, 3:00 p.m.
Past Recipient Enrollment Verification Deadline: September 1 & January 15
Application for High School Seniors (DOC)  (Updated 9/26/18)  |  Application for Past Recipients (DOC)  (Updated 9/26/18)
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

Address Submission Change:
Algoma Area Education Foundation Scholarship

Attn: Nick Cochart
1715 Division Street
Algoma, WI 54201


Kewaunee County Professional Police Association Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 20, 2020  |  Application
Award Amount: Up to two (2) $500 scholarship(s) per Kewaunee County School District

Eligibility:

  • A 2020 Kewaunee County School District high school graduating senior enrolled in and pursuing a career in Public Safety.

Door / Kewaunee Retired Educators’ Association Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 27, 2020  |  Application
Award Amount: Unknown

Address Submission Change:
Door/Kewaunee Retired Educators’ Association Scholarship
Attn: Judy Jesse
19 South Duluth Avenue
Sturgeon Bay, WI  54235


Dillon Mueller Memorial Fund Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 30 2020  | Website/Application
Award Amount: At least 2-$250 awards

Eligibility:

  • High School Senior in Manitowoc, Brown, or Kewaunee County
  • Intent to continue education at a technical college or 4 year college

 


 

Aurora Foundation Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 31 2020  | WebsiteApplication
Award Amount:Five (5) $1,000 non-renewable scholarships to high school and college students.

Eligibility:

  • Students who are enrolling in a Wisconsin higher education program to pursue a career in health care.
  • Scholarships are available to residents in Brown, Calumet, Door, Kewaunee, Outagamie, and Shawano counties.

 


 

Country Visions Cooperative and CP Feeds, LLC Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 31 2020  | Information/Application
Award Amount: Twenty (20) $1,000 awards

Eligibility:

 

  • The 2020 graduating high school senior must be enrolled for the upcoming school year in an undergraduate degree program by an accredited college or university, or planning to attend a vocational or technical school.
  • The parents, parent, or legal guardian of the student must be a member of Country Visions Cooperative or CP Feeds, LLC and have purchased at least $2000 worth of goods and services in the year prior to application from Country Visions or CP Feeds.
  • Applicant must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale during their previous educational years.

 

 


Algoma Education Capital Fund (AECF) Administered Scholarships

Application deadline: April 1, 2020, at 3:30 p.m.

Visit the AECF Scholarship page for information and applications for the following scholarships:

  • Norma Mueller and Marge Curtin Memorial Fund: $1,000
  • Muskrat City Sportsmen’s Club: $750.00
  • James R. Blahnik Agricultural Scholarship: $500
  • Janice (Dettman) Hanamann Fund Scholarship: $250

 

  • Address Submission Change:
    Algoma Education Capital Fund Scholarships (all four of them)
    Attn: Teal VanLanen

    1715 Division Street
    Algoma, WI 54201

Optimist Club of Algoma Scholarship

Application Deadline:  April 1, 2020  |  Application
Award Amount: $250 to $1000

Eligibility:

  • Must be a graduating Algoma High School senior(s) planning to attend college (two or four-year institutions), technical, vocational or trade programs in the fall following their high school graduation.Address Submission Change:
    Optimist Scholarship

    Attn: Cathy Pabich
    305 Fremont Street
    Algoma WI 54201


Bellin Health Sports Medicine 
Golf Outing Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 1, 2020  |  Application
Award Amount: Unkown

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be graduating in “good standing” and have a minimum GPA of 3.00 from a high school that contracts Bellin Health Sports Medicine for their athletic training services.
  • Applicant must be in his/her senior year
  • Applicant must be starting to pursue a career in a sports medicine related field.
  • Applicant must have a copy of their transcripts in their final mailing to Bellin Health Sports Medicine.
  • Applicant must have two letters of recommendation.

Thomas H. Lutsey Waseda Farms Scholarship

Applications Deadline:  April 1, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: $10,000

Eligibility:

  • Current graduating senior attending a high school within 150 miles of Green Bay, Wisconsin
  • 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

Rice Engineering Scholarship

Applications Deadline:  April 5, 2020  |   Application Information | Website
Award Amount: $3,000

Eligibility:

  • The student that is chosen must be enrolled in a civil engineering program.
  • The student must maintain a 2.75 cumulative grade point average.
  • The student will receive the first installment of the award after successfully completing their first semester in a civil engineering program and providing their most recent unofficial transcripts and upcoming course schedule to the Office Manager at Rice Engineering.
  • The student will receive the second installment of the award after successfully completing their second semester in a civil engineering program and providing their most recent unofficial transcripts and upcoming course schedule to the Office Manager at Rice Engineering.
  • The applicant will receive the third installment of the award after successfully completing their fourth semester in a civil engineering program and providing their most recent unofficial transcripts to the Office Manager at Rice Engineering.

Future Opportunities
Based on availability, the recipient will be offered an internship or co-op position with Rice Engineering, provided he/she has passed Statics and maintained a 2.75 GPA or higher.


Door County Medical Center Auxiliary High School Scholarship

Applications Deadline:  April 6, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: $3,000

Eligibility:

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

LCpl Dean D. Opicka Memorial Scholarship

Applications Deadline:  April 10, 2020  |  Application
Award Amount: Three (3) $1,500 scholarships

Eligibility:

  • 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

Elmer Ullman Memorial Scholarship/Glenway Breitlow Memorial Scholarship

Applications Deadline:  April 15, 2020  |  Application
Award Amount: Two (2) $500 scholarships

Eligibility:

  • 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 agricultural related course. Also includes 1-year Farm & Industry Short Courses at Technical schools

 


Earl A. Heyrman Scholarship Foundation

Applications Deadline:  April 17, 2020  |  Brochure
Award Amount: Varies

Eligibility:

  • Be a graduate from accredited high schools in Brown, Door, Oconto , Outagamie, Kewanee & Marinette Counties
  • Applicants must pursue a degree in Civil, Architectural, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Architecture at one of the following schools: Milwaukee School of Engineering, Michigan Technological University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Milwaukee and Platteville, Marquette University and the University of Minnesota.

 


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

Applications Deadline:  April 17, 2020  |  Application/Instructions
Award Amount: Category A – (1) $1,000 Scholarship, Category B – (1) $500 Scholarship

Eligibility:

Category A:

  • High School Senior Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering
  • Enrolling full time in an ABET-accredited university or college for the fall 2020 semester.
  • U.S. citizen and Wisconsin resident.

Category B:

  • High School Senior pursuing an undergraduate degree relevant to Civil Engineering, but not specifically a Civil Engineering degree.
  • Pursuing an Associate’s Degree or related degree in Civil Engineering technology, Materials Science, or Surveying.
  • Enrolling full time in a university, college, or technical school for the fall 2020 semester.
  • U.S. citizen and Wisconsin resident.

 


Algoma Utilities/WPPI Energy Public Power Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 20, 2020  |  Application Instructions
Award Amount:  $500

Eligibility:

  •  High school senior planning to attend a two-year technical college or a four-year university.
  • The student (or their parent or legal guardian) must be a customer of Algoma Utilities.

Carrie Crystal Stuckert Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 20, 2020  |  Application Instructions
Award Amount: One (1) $2500.00 , two (2) $2,000.00 awards,  three (3} $1,000.00 awards

Eligibility:

  • Must possess extra-curricular accomplishments and inspirational goals.
  • Academically capable students must be enrolled as an Art Major at an accredited institution of higher education located in the United States.
  • All applicants must be U.S. citizens.
  • Recipient will be required to provide evidence of college acceptance before money is awarded

Glenn Kenneth Haubenschild Memorial Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 27, 2020  |  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.

 


American Veterans Post 42 of Kewaunee County Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 27, 2020  |  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.

    Address Submission Change:
    AM VETS POST 42 Scholarship
    Attn: Commander Ronald Worachek
    N4319 Hwy 42
    Kewaunee, WI   54216

 


Ab Nicholas Scholarship Foundation Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: Varies

Eligibility:

  • You must be a bona fide resident of Wisconsin and a 2019 graduating senior of a Wisconsin high school – public or private.
  • Participant as a senior in your high school’s boys or girls basketball program
  • Completed Free Application For Student Aid form (FAFSA) to determine financial need.
  • You must attend a University of Wisconsin System school as a full-time student (at least 12 credits), enrolled in a 2-year or 4-year program.

Kewaunee County Garden Club Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 30, 2020  |  Application/Information
Award Amount: Fulltime students can qualify for up to $1,000 per school year and part-time students can qualify for up to $500 per school year. 

Eligibility:

  •  Must be a resident of Kewaunee County 
  • Must be enrolled or accepted in an accredited technical school, college, or university and will pursue an Associates or Bachelors Degree in horticulture or a related field such as Environmental Studies (e.g. Forestry, Botany, Sustainable Agriculture). Preference will be awarded to those pursuing a degree in horticulture. 
  • Have completed or have a plan to complete 10 hours of volunteer service work in the field of horticulture or environmental studies/education. Volunteer hours do not have to be completed in Kewaunee County.

Algoma Athletic Booster Scholarship

Application Deadline: May 13, 2020 at 3PM  |  Application/Information
Award Amount: Individual scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $100.00 per student up to $1000 per year.

Eligibility:

  • Senior Standing at Algoma High School
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Must have earned 2 Varsity letters or participated in 4 complete sports seasons

Wisconsin Towns Association Scholarship

Application Deadline: May 29, 2020  |  Website   | Informational Brochure
Award Amount: Seven (7) $1000 Awards

Eligibility:

  • Graduating in 2020 from a Wisconsin public or private high school
  • Will be attending a Wisconsin public or private college or university in the fall of this year
  • Submission of a 500-1000 word essay on the topic:  “What strategies can Wisconsin use to recruit and retain fire and EMS volunteers?”
  • Include background form with essay
  • Proof of enrollment in a Wisconsin private or public college

PB&J Scholarship

Application Deadline: May 31, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: $100 – $1,000

Eligibility:

  • students who have experienced challenges in their life and who have the drive to succeed
  • Open to all college-bound seniors at Algoma High School who will be attending an accredited 2-year or 4-year college in fall 2020

2020 Golen Engine Scholarship

Application Deadline:  November 30, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: $500

At Golen Engine, we are proud to offer a scholarship program for students in the process of pursuing a Engineering degree. The awarded student will receive $500 to be used towards expenses for his or her degree.

Eligibility:

  • U.S. citizen accepted to or currently attending a college or university within the United States. The winner will be required to provide proof of acceptance to your college or university, or a college transcript.