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Scholarship Information

Below is a list of the scholarships that the Guidance Office has been made aware of. Please make sure to check if you are eligible.

At the BOTTOM of this page is a list of different websites that also help you search and find scholarships you can apply for. If you put the time in, there is FREE money out there. 

PLEASE REMEMBER....DO NOT PAY ANYBODY OR ANY ORGANIZATION MONEY WHO WILL GUARANTEE YOU A SCHOLARSHIP!

Current Scholarships

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  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/1/2021
  • Amount: $1000
    • Compeer Financial believes in a strong future for agriculture and rural America. Compeer Financial’s High School Senior Scholarship Program awards $1,500 scholarships to students based on a combination of academic achievement, agricultural and community youth organization involvement and essay.

      Applicant Qualifications:

      • Resident of our 144 county territory
      • Graduating High School Senior
      • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale)
      • Designated agricultural major, interest in an agriculture-related field, or have an agriculture or rural background
      • Special consideration will be given to students of parents who do business with Compeer Financial

      To get an application or for more information click here

       

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/15/2021
  • Amount: $1500
    • This is a scholarship that is available to any high school senior who is a resident of Dodge County and is pursuing a degree in nursing (The college must be an accredited school of nursing. Also pursing an LPN does not qualify you). Determination of scholarship recipient is based on Scholastic Achievement, Need, Leadership and Character. Applications can be picked up from Mrs. Schouten download from here.

      Please make sure all aspects of your scholarship are included!! Many kids have been disqualified because they failed to include their High School Transcript and College Registration.  

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/21/2021
  • Amount: $300/year, Total $1200
    • ALL high school seniors that RESIDE in Fond du Lac County can apply for this scholarship.

      For application click here or for more information visit the website.

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/26/2021
  • Amount: $500
    • Click here or a form to complete to be considered for this scholarship.
       
      Eligibility
      • Each nominee must be a second semester senior.
      • Each nominee must have earned a varsity letter through athletic participation in WIAA sanctioned sports or been a manager of a varsity sport.
      • Each nominee must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale).
      • The individual shall exemplify excellence towards athletics, school, and community.
      • Consideration should be given where there is financial need.

       

  • Category: Statewide
  • Due Date: 3/26/2021
  • Amount: $300
    • The Fox River Valley Branch of the Wisconsin Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) provides scholarships to high school students who
      are pursuing degrees in Civil Engineering and/or a Civil Engineering related field.

      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.
      • Pursuing an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering.
      • U.S. citizen and Wisconsin resident.

      Category B: High School Senior Pursuing a degree in a Civil Engineering related field

      • Enrolling full time in a university, college, or technical school for the fall 2020 semester.
      • 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.
      • U.S. citizen and Wisconsin resident.

      For more information click here or the explanation letter.

      Click here for an application to complete on the computer.

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/31/2021
  • Amount: $500-$1000
    • Applications will be available from Mrs. Schouten or at https://dodge.extension.wisc.edu/master-gardener/

      1. The recipient must be a graduating senior from any public, parochial high school, or home school in Dodge County.
      2. The student must have applied to a two or four year accredited college or technical school that has a program leading to a degree or certification in the horticultural area. (Including -- horticulture, plant science, soil sciences, agriculture, environmental science,  landscaping, forestry or science education.)
      3. Submit the application form. 
      4. Provide two letters of recommendation. One letter should be from a teacher the applicant had within the past two years. A person to whom the applicant is well known may provide the second recommendation letter. These letters may be mailed by the person providing the recommendation directly to the scholarship committee chairperson, or included in the application package submitted by the applicant.
      5. The forms and recommendations must be mailed to the address listed on the application by April 1, 2021

      Questions can be directed to: askamastergardener@att.net

       

       

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/1/2021
  • Amount: $1000
    • ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
      Applicants must be accepted into a state-approved CNA training/certification program by May 31, 2021.
      Applicants must be a US resident and over the age of 18.

      To apply click here to fill out an application.

  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 4/2/2021
  • Amount: $500
    • To be considered for a Senior Foundation scholarship: 

      1) You must apply & be admitted to a Moraine Park associate/technical diploma - 28 or more credits.

      2) You must have a high school GPA of 2.75 or higher

      3) You must enroll in a minimum of 6 credits per semester. 

       

      Measurements that may be considered for awarding scholarships include academic and career goals, demonstrated financial need, academic standing, and leadership/community service experience.

      Senior Scholarship is due March 31, all other foundational scholarships are due May 16

      Website for information and to apply click here.

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/4/2021
  • Amount: $250-$3500
    • There is one scholarship for a student pursuing a FOUR YEAR COLLEGE degree, and one scholarship or a student pursuing a TECHNICAL COLLEGE degree. This organization emphasizes your participation in events in your school, church and community.

       

      Click here for application.

      Please turn in Application to the Counseling Office.

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/5/2021
  • Amount: $750
    • State Sen. Joan Ballweg is offering scholarships for qualifying high school seniors in her district. There will be offering up 12 $500 scholarships.

      According to a news release, scholarship eligibility is open to all graduating seniors continuing their education at a two-year technical college program or a four-year degree program. Students must graduate with at least a 3.0 average on a 4.0 point scale and reside in the 14th Senate District. (Map of district)

      Visit her website for instructions and application.

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/5/2021
  • Amount: $500
    • This is a scholarship for seniors who are residents of Dodge County and are pursuing a degree in some field of Special Education.  Students must also have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Applications are available from Mrs. Schouten or by visiting the ARC website.

      Digitally Complete Application

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/14/2021
  • Amount: $1000
    • Available to: Graduating Seniors of the Waupun Area School District, Central Wisconsin Christian Schools and District Home Schools. Students must excel in an arts area and intend to enroll in a college or university arts program. There will be two scholarships awarded. One in the area of visual arts, and one in the area of performing arts (band, choir, drama or dance).

       

      Students must return completed application, Sections I & II, to your High School Guidance Office. or send to Scholarship Coordinator, Lori Page, 512 Cochrane St. Waupun, WI. 53963. Teacher/Educator: Return Section III using same process.

      Click here for the application. You can also download the application from their website:  https://waupunfinearts.org/wfa-scholarships.html

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/16/2021
  • Amount: $500.00 (2)
    • Requirements:  This scholarship is available to students who are residents of Wisconsin, attending any University of Wisconsin school and participated in basketball as a player OR manager during their senior year.

      Applications are available at www.AbNicholasScholars.org.

  • Category: Statewide
  • Due Date: 4/30/2021
  • Amount: $5,000 (2 year programs) - $10,000 (4 year programs)
    • Mercury Racing relies on skilled individuals with a strong work ethic and passion to build and service our high-performance niche marine products. This scholarship program will help grow the local workforce by providing the education and tools needed to succeed.  

      These scholarships are available to high school seniors from a public or private high school within the school districts of Fond du Lac, North Fond du Lac, Oshkosh, Mayville, Ripon, Rosendale-Brandon, Waupun, Oakfield, Lomira, Campbellsport, and New Holstein with an application deadline of April 30, 2021. 

      Additional scholarship criteria are:

      • Cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 or higher  (must submit transcript).
      • Student must plan to receive education in trade-related field as a full-time student in the semester following high school graduation  

      • Must submit two (2) letters of recommendation from a teacher, advisor, employeror other professional reference.


      For more information and to complete the application click here.

      You will need to email your completed application, essay, transcript, and letters of recommendations to yvonne.nicklaus@mercmarine.com. Mrs. Schouten will help you email all the documents if your teachers give you letters of recommendations in sealed envelopes.

       

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/30/2021
  • Amount: $5000
    • There are two scholarships available through Eastern Ridge Home Builders Association.  Students must reside in FDL, Dodge or Green Lake Counties.

      Joan M Vande Castle Scholarship is available to students who have completed high school and are enrolled in a formal program of higher education or an Apprenticeship Program for the following academic year. Open to high school seniors and those already enrolled in the formal higher education program may apply. Must be attending in one of the following related fields: Construction, Architecture, Building Trades (including Apprenticeship Programs), Engineering, Interior Design or other related fields of study relative to residential construction.

      David G Cook Scholarship:  available to post secondary building and trades students who have already completed one year of schooling. This scholarship is NOT available to high school seniors. Students must reside in Fond du Lac, Dodge, or Green Lake Counties.

      Applications are available from Mrs. Schouten or by visiting their website. You may also call 90.922.9067 or email sarah@easternridgehba.org for more information.

  • Category: Statewide
  • Due Date: 5/7/2021
  • Amount: varies $200+
    • This scholarship is for high school seniors, attending an accredited 2 year or 4 year college in the US, and who have experienced personal challenges that may not have allowed them to perform well academically (High GPA is not needed to qualify!)

      For applications visit their website.

      What is needed?  Students will need a completed application, high school transcript and 1-2 letters of recommendations.

  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 5/31/2021
  • Amount: $500-$1000
    • This is a scholarship for any financially deserving student going into either Freshman or Sophomore year. ALL applications are accepted. We are looking for any student who has a story to tell and has shown an ability to overcome obstacles in his/her life. Everyone has the ability to change the world. Tell us how you will and how White Glove’s funds will help you achieve your goal. To apply, visit https://whiteglovemoving.us/scholarship/ . 

  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 7/15/2021
  • Amount: $1000
    • The scholarship has the following criteria:
      Applicants must be accepted into a state-approved Nurse Aide, CNA, or LNA training program by August 31st
      Applicants must be a United State resident and at least 18 years old.
       
      The scholarship winner will be determined once all entries have been reviewed. Applicants are selected on a variety of factors, including:
      Scholarship application delivery (attention to detail with answers, grammar, etc.)
      Your foundational reason for wanting to become a CNA
      Your reasons for wanting to be awarded this scholarship
       
      To apply click here to complete an application.
  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 8/21/2021
  • Amount: $500

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COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES

 

I will post deadlines that I am aware of ...

Dordt College: December 1
Trinity Christian College: December 1
UW Eau Claire: December 1 Priority, February 1 Final
UW Green Bay: February 15
UW LaCrosse: February 1
UW Oshkosh: November 1, February 1
UW Parkside: February 1
UW Platteville: February 1
UW River Falls: February 1
UW Stevens Point: November 15
UW Stout: February 13
UW Whitewater: February 1

 

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