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

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

 


Trytten Scholarship

Application Deadline: January 31, 2020  |  Application (PDF)
Award Amount: $4,000

Eligibility:

  • You declare chemistry as your major at UWSP at the time of application
  • You have received at least a 3.50 GPA in high school
  • You have a demonstrated capacity and potential for excellence in the field of chemistry

Wisconsin Professional Police Association Scholarship

Application Deadline: February 3, 2020  |  Application (PDF)
Award Amount: Varies

Eligibility:

  • Any Wisconsin resident enrolling in a college or vocational/technical school in a course of study leading to a
    two-or four-year degree in police science, criminal justice, or·a law enforcement-related field -which does not include law school -is eligible.

 


Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association Student Scholarship

Application Deadline: February 18, 2020  |  Application (PDF)
Award Amount: Unknown

Eligibility:

  • A high school senior enrolled or planning to enroll in any university, technical college, community college in the United States, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison Agricultural Short Course Program.
  • Must have a background in the beef, veal, or dairy industry.
  • Applicants must be a resident of Wisconsin.
  • Preference may be given to WCA member’s children and grandchildren and WCA junior members.
  • Preference may be given to those majoring in an agriculture-related field
  • Preference may be given to those students attending a Wisconsin school.
  • Preference may be given to those who have worked in the WCA Steak Trailer.

Algoma-Kewaunee Area Great Lakes Sport Fisherman’s Club Scholarship

Application Deadline: February 28, 2020  |  Application (PDF)
Award Amount: Three (3) $1,000 scholarships

Eligibility:

  • High school senior planning to attend college in the fall of 2020 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 (regardless of school).
  • 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

Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation Premier Scholarship

Application Deadline: February 28, 2020  |  Website/Application
Award Amount: Up to $10,000

Eligibility:

  • The student recipient must be a high school senior at one of Wisconsin’s public or private schools, who has been living in rural Wisconsin for at least two years. “Rural” is defined as traditional rural areas and rural towns of 25,000 population or less.
  • The award will support tuition only, up to $2,500 per semester, for any post high school experience in Wisconsin and will continue as long as a 2.5 GPA is maintained.

Wisconsin Security Association Youth Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 6, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: Two (2)$1,500

Eligibility:

  • Be the son/daughter of an active-duty police department member or the son/daughter of an active-duty fire department member
  • Awards are based on a combination of academic achievement, national test scores, extracurricular participation and the essay. In addition to completing the application and submitting the appropriate documentation, each student must write an essay explaining “What it means to me to have my parent or guardian involved in securing our community.”

 


Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 15, 2020  |  Website
Award Amount: Multiple $1,000 scholarships

Eligibility:

  • Plan to pursue an education in the aviation/aerospace field
  • Be a resident of Wisconsin for at least two years
  • Demonstrate a passion for a career in the aviation/aerospace field
  • Be active in community and extracurricular activities; (note – Thiessen waives this requirement)
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA; (note – Thiessen Field Scholarship waives this requirement)

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.

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

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.

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

 


Ab Nicholas Scholarship Foundation Scholarship

Applications Accepted: February 1 – 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.

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.