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Scholarships for the 2018-2019 School Year

 Below is a list of scholarships available this year.

Local Scholarships
 Scholarship          Criteria  Due Date  Application
 Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship  High School Senior who intends to enroll in a post-secondary institution.  November 5 View Application
 Sterling Law Offices, S.C. Student Scholarship  Must be a High School Senior who plans on attending post-secondary education full time and has a minimum GPA of 3.0. All majors encouraged to apply.  June 30  View Application
Martha Jones

Mary Humphrey

Wild Rose Women's Club

Murty Scholarship

Wild Rose One Fund
 (MJ) Available to a graduating senior that attended WRHS at a minimum their JR. and Sr. Year. Not restricted to financial need, and must be pursuing an Associate or Bachelors degree at a College/University/Technical College
The following criteria will be used to determine the recipient of this scholarship:
Scholarship, leadership, service, extracurricular activities, character and personality, and financial need

(MH) WRHS Senior, or Graduate of WRHS pursuing an Associate or Bachelors degree at a College/University/Technical College
The following criteria will be used to determine the recipient of this scholarship:
Dependability, attitude, motivation, productivity, scholastic ability, personal qualities, need, and achievement

(WRWC)Seniors Only

(Murty) Seniors and Post-Secondary Enrolled

(WROF) Seniors Only
 March 20

 All of these scholarships can be accessed through this ONE application. Click on the scholarship(s) you are applying for.
 Engineering Foundation of Wisconsin (EFW)  High school seniors who plan to study engineering  December 18  View Application
 National Wild Turkey Federation  Seniors only graduating with a 3.0 GPA or better. support the preservation of the hunting tradition and actively participate in hunting sports. Students must hold a current NWTF membership.  January 1  View Application
 Law & Justice ScholarshipSeniors only graduating with a 3.0 GPA or better. May 31 View Application
 Trytten Scholarship  $4,000 Trytten Scholarship to be awarded to an incoming Freshman who intends to major in Chemistry at UWSP. Must have Cumulative GPA of 3.50 in high school.  January 31  View Application
 WEAC Scholarship Only high school seniors are eligible to apply, and only if a parent qualifies in one of these membership categories: an active WEAC member, an active retired member, or a parent who died while holding a WEAC membership.

In addition, the student must rank in the top 25% of his or her class or have achieved a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (based on a non-weighted 4.0 scale) at the time of application, plan to pursue an education major or minor, and intend to teach in Wisconsin.

 February 1     View Website
 WI Title I Association  The Wisconsin Title I Association will be awarding up to four $1,500 scholarships to high school seniors from Wisconsin. A scholarship committee from the Association will choose the student recipients. The scholarship will be awarded to the recipients at the Wisconsin Title I Association's spring meeting. The scholarships are available to students to further their education by pursuing a two-year certificate or four-year degree. Students who apply must have been in a Title I Program sometime during their Early Childhood through Grade 12 school career. Public as well as private school Title I students are eligible to apply.  February 1  Download Application
 Wisconsin Professional Police Association  Students enrolling in a study leading to a degree in police science or criminal justice.  February 1  Guidance Office Only
 Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance WiRSA Scholarship  Graduating High School Seniors  February 15  View Application
 Cousins Subs  Any High School Senior who will be graduating in 2016 and who has participated in a WIAA sanctioned sport.  Feb. 28  View Application
 Fox Valley Technical College Foundation Office Scholarship  Seniors only that are planning to attend Fox Valley Technical College  March 1  View Application
 Pagel Graphic Arts Scholarship Fund  Open to individuals of all ages attending school in Wisconsin and pursuing some form of post-secondary education in the print communications industry.  February 28  Download Application
 American Legion Schneider-Emanuel Scholarship  The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin Schneider-Emanuel scholarship offers to three (3) deserving graduates the sum of $1,000 to be applied to the cost of continuing education.  March 1  View Application
 Holt Family Foundation  Seniors and Post-Secondary Enrolled  March 1 Download Application 
 John R. Jones Scholarship  Seniors and past graduates may apply. GPA of 2.0 and continue their education in an agriculture-related field.  March 1  Download Application
 PIA of Wisconsin's Young Professionals Club  High School Seniors planning to attend college for insurance or a related field of study  March 1  View Website
Hayes Family Scholarship This scholarship application is for graduating seniors. The following criteria will be applied in the selection process of the scholarship recipient: academic achievement, need, leadership, character, participation, dependability, attitude, motivation, productivity, and service to the community.

March 1
 Download Application

Confidential Recommendation Form

 Margaret and Lois Walters Scholarship  Graduates of WRHS currently attending a college, university, or trade school.  March 1 Complete Application
 WRSD School Forest Scholarship  WRHS Graduate entering their Junior or Senior year of an accredited four-year university or entering their second year of an associate degree program at a technical college

Minimum GPA requirement 2.5

Preference will be given to applicants in environmental science/outdoor science fields such as, but not limited to the following:

Fisheries, Forestry, Urban Forestry, Soil/Waste Resources, Paper Science, Water Resources, Resource Management, Recreation Management, Wildlife, Wildlife Biology, Wildlife Ecology, Environmental Law, Natural Resources Technician, Horticulture, Horticulture Technician, Agronomy, Renewable Energy Technician, Thermal Energy Technician, Environmental and Pollution Control Technician, Green Industry, Bioscience Technician, Landscape Architecture, Wind Energy Technician, Water Quality Technician 
 March 1  Download Application
 Elizabeth C. Davies Scholarship  Post-Secondary enrolled, graduate of WRHS, and enrolled in a Trade School/Technical College/Four Year College/University

The following criteria will be used to determine the recipient of this scholarship:

Dependability, attitude, motivation, productivity, scholastic ability, personal qualities, need, and academic achievement
 March 1  Complete Application 

 Wisconsin Sheriffs & Deputy Sheriffs Association Scholarships  Available to any student that is enrolling in a Wisconsin college, and has a course of study leading to a degree in law enforcement  March 1  View Website
Wild Rose Kiwanis Club     Seniors Only  March 1  Download Application                                                   
  Kiwanis C & A Music, Drama, & Performing Arts Summer Camp  See Application (grades 6 - 11) March 1Download Application
 Breeze Dairy Group, LLC Students must be a graduating high school senior planning to enroll in any College, University, or Technical College who is pursuing a degree in the agriculture industry.March 1 Download Application
 Wisconsin Electronic Security Association Scholarship Students who are sons or daughters  of active duty police department member or fire department member. March 1 View Application
 WASBO Foundation  Seniors Only  February 1 View Application 
 WI Cattlemen's and Cattlewomen's Scholarship Seniors Only February 19 View Application 
 Central Wisconsin Uniserv Council Scholarship Seniors who are children of Central Wisconsin Uniserv Council members.  Must pick up scholarship form in High School Guidance Office   March 14 View Scholarship 
Larsen Cooperative Scholarship Seniors Only. Parents, parent or guardian of graduating senior must be a member of Larsen Cooperative and have purchased at least $3,000 worth of goods and services from Larsen Cooperative in 2015.   March 15 View Scholarship
Waushara County Master Gardener Association  Seniors Only, a resident of Waushara County and is planning on pursuing further education in the field of agriculture, forestry, turf management, landscaping or any other related field.   April 1 Download Application 
 Waushara Country Tavern League Seniors Only March 31 Open Application in Google Docs (file: make a copy)
 St. Joseph Council of Catholic Women's Scholarship  Senior boy or girl who is an active participant at St. Joseph's Church  March 30
 View Application

 Waushara County Home and Community Education Association Scholarship Students must be enrolled in a college, university, or technical school majoring in the field of family and consumer sciences, agriculture, medicine, or education. If no student is found deserving in these fields, the scholarship will be awarded to a deserving student in any area of study with the order of preference being current juniors, sophomores, freshmen in college, and high school seniors. Applicants must be or have been a 4-H, FHA, FFA, HCA member or the child or grandchild of a current Waushara County HCA member.   April 1 Download Application 
 Professional Insurance Agents of WI     High School Seniors that will have a focus on insurance or a related field of study.  April 1  View Website 
 Thomas H. Lutsey - WASEDA Farms Rural Scholarship Graduating Seniors who are planning a career with an agricultural focus such as; dairy science, animal science, agricultural engineering veterinary medicine, agricultural economics, biotechnology, environmental science, agri-business administration or education.   April 1 View Application 
Volunteers of ThedaCare Waupaca Seniors Only pursuing a career in a health-related field.   April  1  View Application
Wild Rose Hospital Auxiliary  Available to seniors and post-graduates enrolled in any health related career program  April 1 Download Application
 Waushara County Retired Teachers Association Seniors only; Preference may be given to those entering the field of education.   April 1  Download Applicaton
 Masonic Lodge Scholarship Seniors Only   April 1  Download Application 
Golden Sands Home Builders Scholarship Portage County area students seeking education in the health care profession or building industry.  April 3   View Application
Almond Rod and Gun Club Scholarship Graduating seniors and post-graduates enrolled in an area of study related to conservation of the environment.   April 5  Download Application
Deprey-Skyline Family Information Technology Scholarship  Students pursuing either an Associates or Bachelors degree on a full time basis in the areas of Information Technology, Computer Science, or Information Systems, and who will graduate from an accredited high school from one of the following counties: Brown, Calumet, Door, Florence, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, Sheboygan, Waupaca, Waushara, or Winnebago.  April 7  View Application
 Challenge The Outdoors Incorporated Memorial Scholarship  Potential recipients must be an individual with physical challenges pursuing a post-secondary education OR A non-disabled individual pursuing a post-secondary education toward a career working with persons with physical disabilities.  April 10  View Application
 CHN Volunteer Services Scholarship  Seniors pursuing a career in the healthcare field.              April 15  Download Application
 Wild Rose Classic Car Show  Seniors who plan to attend a technical school. April 15  Download Application
 Mid-State Football & Cheerleading Conference Scholarship Fund  Seniors Only, who have completed at least 1 year in a Mid-State Program. April 15  View Application
 County Cupboard Inc. Seniors who reside in Waushara County April 15 Download Application
Waushara County Area Democratics Seniors who reside in Waushara County April 15 Download Application
 Farmers State Bank Seniors Only. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA   April 20  Download Application
 Thompson Memorial/WREA Seniors Only  April 20   Download Application
 School District of Wild Rose Staff Memorial Graduate of Wild Rose and completed at least 1 semester of Post-Secondary school   April 20  Download Application
 Wild Rose Alumni Association Seniors who plan to attend a technical school or 4 year college/university April 20 Download Application
 Coloma Players   Seniors who will be majoring in performing arts  April 25 Download Application    
 Waushara Area Chamber of Commerce (WACC) Must be a resident of Waushara County or attend school in Waushara County and be a college student or in their final year of high school. April 28 Download Application 
 Chewning Legal, LLC High school seniors in Wisconsin, who plans on attending a 4-year college or university and has a parent or parents who are currently receiving SSDI or SSI (Social Security Disability or Income).  April 30  View Application    
 Ab Nicholas Scholarship     Seniors participants in the basketball program planning on attending a University of Wisconsin System school.  April 30 View Application
 WR Lions Seniors Only  May 1  Download Application
 Wild Rose Youth Football & Cheerleading  Seniors Only who have completed at least one full season as a football player or cheerleader in the Wild Rose Youth program. May 1   Download Application
 Waushara County Dairy Breakfast ScholarshipThis scholarship is available to a high school graduate or current college student who will be pursuing further education towards a 4-year bachelor’s degree, a two year technical school degree or a degree from the University of Wisconsin College of Agriculture Short Course. Preference will be given to applicants who are pursuing a degree in an agricultural field of study Applicants are required to be Waushara County residents.

 May 1 Download Applications
Waushara Wautoma Senior Citizens CenterSeniors Only, residents of Waushara County considering a course of study that will benefit senior citizens May 1Download Instructions
Download Application    
 Wild Rose Community Service Scholarship  Seniors Only May 3   View Application
 Wisconsin Towns Association Seniors Only  May 30   Download Application

 Thedacare Scholarship Must be an incoming college freshman registering as full-time and taking credits applicable to a nursing degree, or a current college nursing student   May 22  View Application
 Kids' Chance of Wisconsin Students whose parent was injured in a serious work related accident.  May 1         Criteria
Download Application
 2019 Hammett, Bellin & Oswald Law & Justice Scholarship  First year freshman who will be attending an accredited College or University during the 2019-2020 school year (current high school seniors are eligible to apply). Special consideration will be given to a student who is interested in pursuing a career in law and meets the requirements May 31 View Application
 Carrie Crystal Stuckert Memorial Art Scholarship     Academically capable students who must be enrolled as an Art Major at an accredited institution of higher education in the U.S. April 26Download Application

National Scholarships
 Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship Seniors Only   October 3  View Website
 AXA Achievement Schlarship Seniors Only   December 15   View Website
 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship High School Seniors  January 7   View Website
 Burger King McLamore Scholarship High School Seniors   January 10  View Website
 AXA Achievement Community Scholarship  Seniors Only  February 1   View Website
Best Buy Scholarship  Seniors Only   February 15   View Website
Hurzing Cup Scholarship  Must be an incoming freshman registering as full-time and taking credits applicable to a nursing degree or current college nursing student   February 27  Guidance Office Only
 BBB Student of Integrity Scholarship   Seniors only who have demonstrated character, leadership and ethical values   March 1   View Website
 Herzing Cup Scholarship   Seniors Only who will be entering one of the following areas of study: Business, Technology, Visual Communication, Healthcare  March 7  Guidance Office Only
 U.S. Bank Scholarship  High School Seniors and college undergraduates  March 31  View Website
 BBB Student of Integrity Industry and Trade Scholarship  Seniors only who have demonstrated ethics and integrity and are entering an industrial or technical trade  April 2  View Website
Great Lakes National Scholarship   Seniors or graduates who plan to enroll in full-time science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) undergraduate or graduate field of study at an accredited non-profit public or private two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire 2012-2013 academic year.  May 11  View Website
 Apartment List ScholarshipSeniors and Post Secondary Enrolled June 1View Website
Sterling Law Office    Seniors and Post Secondary Enrolled with a 3.0 GPA or higherJune 30View Website