Small Town Values; Big World Opportunities | (920) 487-7001 | 1715 Division St. Algoma, WI 54201



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


 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: 

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



Bellin Health Night of Champions Scholarship

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


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.



Lee Metzner Scholarship Fund

Application Deadline:  May 25, 2018 to Mrs. Holloway | Application 

Up to 4 scholarships are being offered to students at Algoma High School that plan to attend a specialty school (i.e. massage, cosmetology, dental assistant, etc), 2-year technical school in any field of study and/or a student that plans to attend a 4-year college/university in any field of study.

Scholarship criteria is as follows: 

 Completed scholarship application sheet 

 Essay – please describe your financial need for the scholarship, your post-secondary ambitions, as well as why you feel you deserve this scholarship 



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


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.


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.



Zip Recruiter Scholarship

Application Deadline: June 30, 2018 Application Instructions and Entry Form
Award Amount: $3,000

At the conclusion of the specific Entry Period for each biannually Promotion, you must:

  • be a legal resident of one of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia,
  • be 18 years of age or older (or at least the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence), and
  • be enrolled as a student at an accredited high school, college or university in the United States.



Christensen & Hymas General Scholarship

Application Deadline: August 1, 2018 Website/Application
Award Amount: $1,000


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

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


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.