Scholarships



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Non-Discrimination Policy:

The Wautoma Area School District is committed to equal educational opportunity for all students in the District. It is the policy of the Wautoma Area School District, pursuant to Section 118.13, Wisconsin Statutes, and PI 9, Wisconsin Administrative Code, that no person, on the basis of sex, race, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation or physical, mental, emotional or learning disability, may be denied admission to any school in this District or be denied participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be discriminated against in any curricular, extra-curricular, pupil services, recreational or other programs. This policy also prohibits discrimination under related federal statutes, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (race and national origin), Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (sex) and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (Handicap).

Reference: http://dpi.wi.gov/sped/puplnondis.html

The Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, and national origin (Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964), sex (Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972), disability (Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973), and age (Age Discrimination Act of 1975).

Reference: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/docs/nondisc.html

It shall be the responsibility of the District Administrator to examine existing policies and develop new policies where needed to ensure that the Wautoma Area School District does not discriminate pursuant to federal and state law. The District Administrator shall ensure that an employee is designated annually to receive complaints filed under Section 118.13, Wisconsin Statutes, PI 9, Wisconsin Administrative Code, Title IX of the Education Amendments and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. That employee shall assure adoption of a complaint procedure to resolve complaints alleging violation of these laws, assure that an evaluation of the District’s compliance with Section 118.13, Wisconsin Statutes is completed every five (5) years under PI 9, Wisconsin Administrative Code and Form PI-1197 to the Department of Public Instruction annually.


 SCHOLARSHIP SEARCHES

http://www.fastweb.com/

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org

http://collegenet.com/elect/ap/app

http://www.scholarships.com/about-us/

www.fvtc.edu/HSscholarships

http://www.college-scholarships.com

www.foxriverscholarshipcenter.org

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

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1/11/2017  Wautoma Senior Center - up to $500  - Available to residents of Waushara County, considering a course of study that benefits senior citizens (nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, social service, etc.).  Applicants should show need for financial assistance. Return application to the Wautoma Waushara County Senior Center.  Download Application Here.  Due 5/1/2017

1/10/2017 Knights of Columbus Scholarship - up to $500 - Available to senior of Wild Rose or Wautoma High School who is an active member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Wautoma.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/15/2017

1/10/2017  Hope Lutheran Church Scholarship - up to $550 - Available to seniors who are members of Hope Lutheran Church.  Members should watch for a mailing with application information.  Due 4/5/2017

1/10/2017  Edna B. Collins Scholarship - up to $500 - Open to WASD seniors who will be attending a 2 or 4 year college with a business emphasis.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

1/09/2017  Adams-Columbia Electric Cooperative - up to $1000 -Scholarships are awarded in all fields of post- secondary education from vocational to graduate studies. They are available to adults and dependent children of all ACEC member families and are awarded on the basis of need and excellence in academics, social and community service activities.  Go Here to visit the webpage and find the application.  Due 2/10/2017

1/09/2017  Over 50 Year Club Scholarship - up to (3) $750 - Open to WASD seniors who will be attending a 4 year college in any career field.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

1/06/2017 Wautoma Masonic Lodge Scholarship - up to (2) $1000  - Open to seniors who have excelled both academically and in service to their communities during their high school years.   Download Application Here.  Due 4/12/2017

1/06/2017  Wautoma Lions Club Scholarship - up to (2) $500 - Open to WASD seniors who will be attending any 2 or 4 year college in any career field. Download Application Here. Due 4/30/2017

1/06/2017  WHS Student Council Scholarship - up to (2) $300  - Open to Wautoma High School seniors who had been a student council member and who will be attending any college in any career field.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

1/06/2017 Wautoma Education Association Scholarship - up to (2) $250 - Student must be a current full-time public school student, must have attended Wautoma High School for at least four semesters, have a 2.5 or higher GPA and a parent must be a member of a labor union. Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

1/06/2017  Wautoma Area Women's Club Scholarship - up to $500  - Open to WASD seniors who will be attending an accredited 4 year college or university, 2 year technical college or vocational school in any career field.  Download Application Here. Due 4/10/2017

1/06/2017  Harry Schroeder Memorial Scholarship - up to $525 - Open to WASD seniors or post grads with a 3.5 GPA or better, attending any college or technical college. Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

1/06/2017  Joseph C. Weedman Memorial Scholarship - up to $1000 (2-4 Year College) and up to $750 (Tech/Trade College)  - Open to WASD seniors with a 2.5 GPA who will be attending an accredited college or tech/trade college in the fall for any career choice.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

1/06/2017   Alma M and Chester Daye Scholarship - up to $10,000 (Pool) - Available to WASD seniors who will be attending a four year college with an emphasis in the medical field.  Download Application Here.  Due 04/10/2017

1/06/2017  Charlie Baneck Memorial Scholarship - up to $500 - Open to WASD seniors going to a technical college. Preference given to students going into agriculture.  Download Application Here.  Due 04/10/2017

1/06/2017  Silvercryst - Marjorie Pfaller Memorial Scholarship - up to $500  - Available to a WASD senior involved in volunteering and helping others in the community and attending a 2 or 4 year college, university or technical school.  Past and present employees of Silvercryst are not eligible.  Download Application Here.  Due before 4/30/2017

1/05/2017 Holt Family Scholarship Fund - amount varies - For high school seniors and post graduates attending any technical school or college in any career. Download Application Here.  Due by 03/01/2017

1/05/2017  Erik Arveson Business Scholarship - up to $500 - Open to WASD seniors who will be attending an accredited 4 year college or university with a business emphasis.  Students must have participated in at least one extra-curricular activity and maintained a 2.75 GPA.  Download Application Here.  Due by 04/10/2017

1/05/2017  Waushara County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship - up to (2) $300 -Awarded to graduating high school seniors who live in Waushara County OR attend high school in Waushara County and who will be enrolled in an accredited two or four year post-secondary school. Preference may be given to those entering the field of education. Download Application Here.  Due 04/01/2017

1/05/2017  Father George M. Weix Scholarships - up to (2) $200 - Available to practicing Catholic seniors of St. Joseph's Parish who will be enrolled in accredited two or 4 year post-secondary schools.  Download Application Here.  Due 04/01/2017

1/04/2017  ThedaCare Medical Center -  Volunteer Services Scholarship - up to $750 - Available to high school seniors continuing their education in the healthcare field, any technical school or college.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/15/2017

1/03/2017  Wild Rose Hospital Auxillary Scholarship - up to (6) $1000 - Available to high school seniors and post graduates in the health field. Find the application here.  Due 4/01/2017

1/03/2017  Little Pine Creek Farm Scholarship - up to $1000 - Available to a high school senior pursuing a degree in engineering. Priority given to students attending either Milwaukee School of Engineering or UW Madison (but not required). Scholarship will be given to student during their junior year and can be renewable for the senior year of college. Must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better.  Download Application Here.  Due by 3/31/2017

1/03/2017  Joyce Wessley Memorial Scholarship -up to $2000 - Available to a high school senior with financial need, GPA of 2.5 or higher, attending an accredited technical school or college, must be a permanent resident of Wisconsin.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/28/2017

1/03/2017  Linda Fenner Technical School Scholarship - up to (4) $750 - Available to a WASD senior attending an accredited technical school in any field. Download Application Here. Due by 04/10/2017

12/28/2016    Jeff Badura Memorial Scholarship - up to $900 - Open to a WASD senior who has maintained a 2.5 GPA, will be attending a 2 or 4 year college in any field and has been involved in athletics or extra-curricular activities during high school.  Download Application Here. Due 4/10/2017

12/28/2016  Rotary Foundation - WASD - up to $1000 - Available to a senior attending any 2 or 4 year college, technical school, trade school, business school, or cosmetology.  Download Application Here. Due 4/23/2017

12/28/2016  Redgranite Lions Club Scholarship - up to (2) $500 - Available to a WASD senior attending a 2 or 4 year college in any career. Preference is given to a resident of Redgranite.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

12/28/2016  Hazel & Joseph Konop Memorial Scholarship - up to $500 - Available to a senior attending any technical college or university, any career.  Must be an active and involved member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/04/2017

12/28/2016    Fred & Betty Gellerup Scholarhip - up to (2) $500 - Available to high school seniors who will be attending a 2 or 4 year college for education, nursing, or dental hygiene.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

12/28/2016  Danielle Belanger Memorial Scholarship - up to $1000 - Open to WASD seniors attending a technical college or university majoring in Criminal Justice or entering the medical field.  Download Application Here. Due 4/01/2017

12/28/2016 Coloma Players, Inc. Scholarship - up to (2) $500 - Available to seniors from Westfield, Wild Rose, Tri-County and Wautoma entering a college majoring in the performing arts.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

12/28/2016 ThedaCare Healthcare Award - up to $750 - Available to seniors majoring in a healthcare field, with a 3.0 GPA and strong community service.  Download Application Here.  Due 4/10/2017

12/28/2016 Barbara Rosin Memorial Scholarship - up to $1000 - Available to a high school senior attending a 2 or 4 year college entering a career in the healthcare field.  Download Application Here. Due 4/10/2017

12/28/2016 Austin Norlin Memorial Scholarship - up to $500 - Open to WASD seniors attending a 4 year college entering the business field. Download Application Here  Due 4/10/2017

12/23/2016  Inwald & Anna Songe Scholarship - up to (4) $1000 - Open to WASD seniors who will be attending a four year college or university or a two year school and then tranferring to a four year school pursuing a degree in any career field.  Download Application here  Due 4/10/2017

12/22/2016 Ann G Haley Scholarship - up to $1,000 - Available to Wautoma High School post grad who is attending a four year college with an emphasis in the medical field. Download Application Here Due 4/10/2017

12/14/2016 - Don Hamerski Memorial Scholarship - up to $500 - Available to graduating senior from Portage, Wood, Waushara and Marathon Counties (Preference is given to students from Portage).  Pursuing higher education in agriculture or farming, must have a 2.5 GPA, merit and financial need.  For more information and an application go to www.cfcwi.org Due 2/15/2017

12/14/2016 - Wautoma Area Youth Football & Cheerleading Scholarship (Formerly Pop Warner) - up to (2) $500 - Available to high School Senior planning on attending college/university or tech school with a minimum of 12 credits a semester.  Student must have participated and completed on year in the youth program and on year in a High School sport.  Download Application Here Due 4/14/2017

12/14/2016 - Mid State Football & Cheerleading Conference Scholarship Fund - up to (5) $250 - Available to graduating seniors who participated in a Mid-Stae Program (Mid-State Pop Warner or Mid-State Youth Football and Cheerleading). Student must be accepted into an accredited college and plan to attend in the fall of the year the scholarship is awarded.  Student must also complete an essay that includes the benefits derived from participation in the Mid-State Conference level, the benefits derived from participation at the high school level and anticipated benefits later in life as a result of participation. Download Application Here Due 4/15/2017

12/14/2016 - Ralph and Clare Rudolph Rudolph Scholarship - up to $1,000 per year renewable for 2 years - Available to graduating senior attending a two year college or technical college.  Student must be a dependent child or step-child of an employee at Rockline Industries, who has been employed for at least one year as of December 31. Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 for college or 2.5 for technical college, must be involved in extracurricular activities, involved in community and have strong family values, integrity, hard work, dedication and ability as represented by the Rudolphs and Rockline Industries. For more information and an application go to www.cffoxvalley.org Due 4/1/2017

12/14/2016 - Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company Scholarship - up $2,000 - Available to dependent children and step-children of non-executive associates employed at Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company for at least one year as of April 1 who attend or plan to attend an accredited technical college, college or university on a full-time basis.  Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, be involved in extracurricular activities and or employment and must have leadership qualities.  For more information and an application go to www.cffoxvalley.org Due 3/15/2017

12/14/2016 - Faith Technologies Inc. Memorial Scholarship - up to $500 - Available to a graduating senior who is planning on attending an accredited technical college or two or four year university. Canadidates must be a dependent child or step-child of an employee at Faith Technologies, Inc, who has been employed for at least one year as of December 31, must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8, and must be involved in extracurricular activities, have leadership qualities and potential, be active in volunteerism and or employment.   For more information an application go to www.cffoxvalley.org Due 4/1/2017

12/14/2016 - Ruth Williams Neabling and Richard Neabling Scholarship - up to $3,000 per year renewable for 4 years - Available to graduating senior who resides in the cities of Neenah or Wautoma, with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 who demonstrates scholarship involvement in school, community and financial need and plans to attend an accredited college or university.  Preference will be given to members of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Neenah and Grace United Methodist Church in Wautoma. For more information and an application go to www.cffoxvalley.org  Due 3/1/2017 

12/8/2016 - St Joseph Council of Catholic Women - up to (2) $500 - Available to a senior boy or girl who is an active member at St. Joseph Parish. Download Application Here  Due 4/1/2017

11/18/2016 - Richard E. and Maxine V. Johnson Scholarship - up to (4) $500 - Available to seniors at Iola-Scandinavia, Waupaca, Wautoma, Weyauwega-Fremont and Wild Rose High School.  Award is based on merit.  For more information and an application go to https://www.fvtc.edu/community-alumni/foundation-alumni/fvtc-foundation/high-school-seniors  Due 3/1/2017

11/18/2016 - Douglas & Mary Hunt Memorial Scholarship - up to $500 - Available to Wautoma High School graduating senior who will be entering FVTC to earn an associate degree or technical diploma.  For more information and an application go to https://www.fvtc.edu/community-alumni/foundation-alumni/fvtc-foundation/high-school-seniors Due 3/1/2017

11/18/2016 - Don Jarvis Memorial Scholarship up to $500 - Available to Wautoma High School graduating senior who will be attending a four year college with an emphasis in education and has financial need.  Download Application Here Due 4/10/2017

11/15/2016 - Aurora Health Foundation Scholarship - up to $1,000 - Available to all Aurora caregivers and family members residing in Winnebago and surrounding counties.  Eligible family members are defined as spouse, children, grandchildren, parents and siblings.  It is awarded to a student enrolled in a health care-related program.  For more information and an application go to Aurora Health Foundation Scholarship Due 3/17/2017

11/15/2016 - Aurora Medical Center in Oshkosh Scholarship - up to $500 (Renewable for four years $2,000 total) - Available to students residing in Winnebago and surrounding counties and is awarded to a student enrolled in an accredited medical, nursing or other health-related program up to a maximum of four years.  Although not required, preference is given to Aurora caregivers and their family members.  All students, including nontraditional are encouraged to apply.  For more information and an application go to Aurora Medial Center in Oshkosh Scholarship Due 3/17/2017

10/20/2016 - Wautoma Area Woman's Club Scholarship - up to $1,000 - Available to Wautoma High School female seniors who will be attending an accredited four year college or university, two year technical college or vocational school in any career field. Download Application Here Due 4/10/2017

9/28/2016 - Hugh B. Jones Memorial Scholarship pool - up to $10,000 - Available to Wautoma High School senior or post grad who attended the last four semesters of elementary education at Redgranite Elementary and will be attending UW Oshkosh in any career field. Download Application Here Due 4/10/2017

9/6/2016 - Hammett, Bellin & Oswald Law & Justice Scholarship - up to $750 - Available to high school seniors who plan to attend a Wisconsin college/university during the 2017-2018 school year.  Student must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and complete a 450+ word essay about what "justice in our society" means to you and how you have or will work to provide peace and justice.  To apply go to: http://hbolawfirm.com/law-justice-scholarship/ Due 1/31/2017

STATE SCHOLARSHIPS 

TO SEE THIS LIST ORGANIZED BY DATE DUE, CLICK HERE

1/15/2017  Young Professionals Club of the Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin (PIAW) - up to $2500 - Available to high school seniors who are entering college and will have a focus on insurance or a related field of study.  Applicants must be sponsored by a PIAW member. A list of members can be found at the web site under "Membership/Find an Agency Member". Find Application Here.  Due 2/15/2017

1/17/2017  Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin (BBB) - Students of Integrity Scholarships - up to (10) $2500  - Available to Wisconsin high school seniors having a 3.0 GPA or showing academic improvement consistently over time and attending a 2 or 4 year Wisconsin based accredited Higher Education Institution. Awarded to students who have demonstrated character, leadership and ethical values beyond their grades and test scores.  Download application here. Due 3/01/2017

1/16/2017   - Paul Mitchell (School of Green Bay) - Scholarships - up to (5) $1000 - Available to applicants accepted by Paul Mitchell School in Green Bay.  Minimum GPA of 2.5.  Employees of the school and their family members are not eligible to apply. Download application here.   Due 7/01/2017

1/13/2017  Mid-State Technical College - various scholarships availableMid-State Technical College Foundation is pleased to announce the following scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors from accredited high school programs planning to pursue an academic program at Marshfield, Stevens Point or Wisconsin Rapids Campuses, or the Adams County Center in August 2017. Download Application Here.  Due 3/3/2017

1/09/2017  Wisconsin Electronic Security Association (WIESA) - up to (2) $1500 - Available to graduating seniors whose parents are full-time, active members of a Wisconsin police or fire department. One scholarship will be awarded to a son/daughter of an active-duty police department member and one of an active-duty fire department member. Click here for more information and an application.  Due 3/24/2017

1/05/2017  Chewning Legal, LLC Scholarship - up to $500 - Awarded to a graduating high school senior in Wisconsin, who plans on attending a 4-year college or university and whose parent(s) are currently receiving Social Security Disability or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits.  Go here to find the application.  Due 4/30/2017

12/28/2016 Wisconsin Professional Police Association (WPPA) - Any Wisconsin resident enrolling in a college or vocational/technical school in a course of study leading to a 2 or 4 year degree in police science, criminal justice, or a law enforcement -related field (not including law school) is eligible.  Go here to find the application.  Due 2/01/2016

12/23/2016 - Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship - up to $10,000 - Available to current graduating seniors, attending an accredited 4-year college/university (or attending a 2-year technical school first then transferring to a 4-year program, pursuing a career in agriculture, minimum 3.0 high school GPA, minimum composite ACT score of 19.  Students should have a rural or agriculture background and show financial need.  For more information and an application go to www.lutsey.org   Due 4/01/2016

12/15/2016 - United FCS Scholarship (up to 24) $500 Available to high school seniors, possess a GPA of 3.0 or better, parents of the student (or student) must be a United FCS customer.  Selection is based on academic aptitude, vocational promise, personal attributes and leadership qualities.  United employees, board members, and their children are not eligible to apply. For more information and an application go to www.unitedfcs.com (under tools/applications).  Due 3/15/2017

12/9/2016 - Delta Theta Sigma Academic Scholarship up to (2) $500 - Available to male or female high school seniors that will be attending either UW Madison or Madison Area Technical College beginning in the fall semester 2017.  For more information and an application go to www.deltathetasigma.com Due 2/15/2017

12/9/2016 - Delta Theta Sigma In House Resident Scholarship up to (10) $1,000 - Available to male or female high school seniors that will be attending either UW Madison or Madison Area Technical College beginning in the fall semester 2017. Leadership positions, sports and activities, community involvement, and academic achievement will be considered equally.  For more information and an application go to www.deltathetasigma.com Due 2/15/2017 

11/18/2016 - University of Wisconsin Stevens Point - Trytten Scholarship - up to $4,000 - Available to high school senior attending UWSP in the fall, must declare a chemistry major at time of application, have at least a 3.5 high school GPA and demonstrate capacity and potential for excellence in the field of chemistry.  For more information and an application see Mrs. Bayuk Due 1/31/2016


10/6/2016 - Wisconsin Education Association Scholarship - up to (4) $1,450 per semester for four years - Available to high school seniors who are planning to go into the field of education and whose parent(s) are a WEAC member, a  WEAC retired member or who died while holding a WEAC membership are eligible.  In addition, the student must rank in the top 25% of his/her class or have achieved a 3.0 GPA at the time of application.  For more information and an application go to http://weac.org/member-benefits/weac-scholarship/  Due 2/1/2017

9/12/2016 - Americanism Programs & Scholarships - various - Several scholarships are available through The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin Click here for more information Various Due Dates

NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS

1/18/2017  StudentScholarships.org - variety of scholarships available - Several scholarships available.  Go here to see link.

12/12/2016 - America's Farmers Grow Scholarship - up to (352) $1,500 - Available to seniors and post grades less than 23 years of age at time of application, be current FFA member (can apply for membership on website)  unless otherwise stated, be US citizen, plan to attend post-secondary school in the US, be a high school senior or currently enrolled in college, be a full-time student actively attending classes, pursuing a degree or certification in specific areas of agriculture, human, nutrition, food services, hospitality, communications, marketing, public relations, journalism, statistics, mathematics, engineering, bioinformatics, computer science, rural sociology, livestock management, turf management, welding, diesel mechanics, food packaging, animal breeding and genetics and vet medicine or science. For more information and an application go to www.FFA.org/scholarships Due 2/1/2017

11/18/2016 - 2017 GE Regan Foundation Scholarship - up to $10,000 (renewable for four years) -  Available to high school seniors who show leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship.  For more information and an application go to reganfoundation.org/scholarships Due 1/5/2017

10/31/2016 - 2017 Honorsgradu Multimedia Scholarship - up to (5) $1,000 - Available to graduating high school seniors who is applying to an accredited college or university, OR a currently enrolled college student with a year or more remaining in your education, your accepted university must be in the United States, you can apply to any or all five scholarship available, but there will only be one scholarship awarded per person. NO plagiarism will be tolerated.  Please be original and creative. For more information and an application go to:  https://www.honorsgraduation.com/graduation-scholarship.htm  Due 4/16/2017


Completed Scholarships
Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship - Due 10/3/2016
AES Scholarship - Due 10/6/2016
Horatio Alger Association Scholarship - Due 10/25/2016
Herb Kohl Student Excellence Scholarship - Due 11/4/2016
Hagan Scholarship Foundation - Due 11/15/2016
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship - Due 11/30/2016
FVTC Promise Scholarship - Due 12/1/2016
Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin - Due 12/19/16
Rock "n" Granite Toms Scholarship - Due 1/1/2017 
Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association Scholarship- Due 1/15/2017