Local Scholarship Information
The 2021 Local Scholarship application is formatted as a Google Form and will be emailed to the Class of 2021 Monday, March 1. You will need to have your information and essay ready to submit before beginning the application as you will not be able to resubmit or add additional information after the form has been submitted.
With this one application you may be eligible for several scholarships. Complete the scholarship application by 4:00 p.m. on March 26. You will receive an email confirmation when your application has been submitted. Please see Mrs. Sobieski in the high school office if you have any questions.
Scholarship Search Engines
Fastweb: Fastweb provides access to over 1.5 million scholarships to help pay for college. Students create an account and Fastweb sorts through all scholarship files to match students with relevant applications.
Fox River Scholarship Center: The Fox River Scholarship Center is the most complete online source for scholarships available to students in the Wisconsin counties of Winnebago, Green Lake and Waushara Counties, and the City of Ripon in Fond du Lac County. The site also serves students from other regions of the United States if their parents work for certain employers based in the Oshkosh, Wisconsin area.
Scholarships.com: This search engine helps match scholarships, grants and other financial aid options that fit student interests and plans.
StudentScholarships.org has been providing scholarship information to students and scholarship management services to companies and students since 2003.
CollegeCovered.com: Students could win $2,500 to help pay for college!
Individual Scholarship Information:
American Legion Scholarships: The American Legion Department of Wisconsin provides several scholarship programs for seniors, including American Legion Baseball Scholarship and Eagle Scout of the Year, among others. Each scholarship has its own deadline; view the website for more information.
The County Cupboard Scholarship of Waushara County is offering a $750 scholarship to a graduate of the class of 2021 who is a resident of Waushara County. Deadline: April 15, 2021
Mid-State Football & Cheerleading Conference Scholarship program offers a scholarship for eligible students who participated in a Mid-State program (Mid-State Pop Warner or Mid-State Youth Football and Cheerleading). The scholarship fund will provide five separate scholarships of $250 each to eligible graduating seniors. Deadline April 16, 2021
Carrie Crystal Stuckert Memorial Scholarship: The family of Carrie Stuckert has created the Dream Pool Foundation, a non-profit organization providing assistance to individuals pursuing education in visual arts. Currently Dream Pool is offering six (5) scholarship opportunities: One (1) $3,000 scholarship, One (1) $2,000 scholarships, and Three (3) $1, 000 scholarships. Requirements: Art Major including Art Therapy. Deadline: Evidence of involvement in activities in school or community. Autobiography: Submit a 1-2 page autobiography recognizing your activities, community service awards, reasons for pursuing a degree in the visual arts and how you plan on using your knowledge and skills upon graduation. 2 letters of recommendation (at least one from an art instructor) Deadline: April 19, 2021
Wisconsin Towns Association Scholarship Program: Each year, in partnership with Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Scott Construction, the Wisconsin Towns Association offers seven $1,000 scholarships to students who are graduating from a Wisconsin public or private high school and will be attending a Wisconsin public or private college or university in the fall of that year. Applicants are required to write a 500-1000 word essay on a specific topic that relates to town government. Proof of enrollment in a Wisconsin private or public college is required. Deadline: May 28, 2021
The Winnebago Detachment of the Marine Corps League and Auxiliary will present a monetary scholarship to the son or daughter of a parent/grandparent who has served in the United States Armed Forces either active or reserves. Your completed scholarship application must be returned to Student Services by 4:00 pm on Thursday, May 27, 2021.
The National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) scholarship. Applicants must be under the age of 21, as of September 1, 2021, be actively pursuing post-secondary education and must be eligible for McKinney-Vento assistance or have experienced homelessness while in school within the last six years. Deadline May 28, 2021
AB Nicholas Scholarship: The Ab Nicholas Scholarship Foundation seeks to make a college degree affordable for Wisconsin high school students who participate as players or managers in their school’s basketball program. Need-based scholarships, renewable annually, are offered for two- and four-year programs at any University of Wisconsin System school. Deadline April 30, 2021.