Scholarships

Scholarship applications are now being accepted for 2020. Deadlines are March 13 and April 1. Review the opportunities below and visit your high school guidance office for applications and specific deadlines.

 

Several Appleton Education Foundation funds provide continuing education scholarships for graduates of Appleton high schools.

Ellen Kort Dreamcatcher Scholarship

Award: $500

Criteria: Graduating seniors from Appleton East, North or West high schools who have used creativity to find their own voice and who have a strong desire to learn and succeed.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Joe Perez Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500 (two scholarships of $500 each available - one for male student and one for female student)

Criteria: Graduating seniors from Appleton East High School who participated in cross country (minimum of junior and senior years).

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Hospitality Industry Scholarship

Award: $1,000 (two scholarships of $1,000 each available to students at Appleton East, West and North high schools)

Criteria: Graduating seniors from Appleton East, West and North high schools who plan to pursue higher education in hospitality, culinary arts, dietetics, food services or another closely-related field.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Donald and Vivian Huth Scholarship

Award: $500

Criteria: Graduating senior from Appleton West or East who plans to pursue a degree in education or culinary arts.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Excel Volleyball Scholarship

Award: $500 (two scholarships of $500 each available)

Criteria: Graduating seniors from Appleton East, North or West high schools who played girls volleyball their sophomore, junior and senior years.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Thomas Haag – Appleton East Class of ’79 Scholarship

Award: $650

Criteria: Graduating senior from Appleton East High School who has maintained a GPA of 3.0 or better, who has been involved in a sports activity, who has faced personal challenges, and has a strong desire to learn and succeed.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

WCA Thomas Scullen Memorial Scholarship

Award: At least $725

Criteria: High school students who have attended Wisconsin Connections Academy Charter School for a minimum of their junior and senior years and who will attend an accredited post-secondary school.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Tim Schroeder Memorial Scholarship

Award: At least $700 (two awards available – one for male student and one for female student)

Criteria: Graduating, college-bound seniors from Appleton East High School who participated in school athletics.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Albert & Mary Rhoades Museum and Charitable Foundation Scholarship for Appleton Technical Academy

Award: Varies

Criteria: Graduating seniors from Appleton Technical Academy who are planning to pursue post-secondary education.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Patriot Athletic Club Scholarship

Award: $750 (four awards available – two for male students and two for female students)

Criteria: Graduating seniors from Appleton East High School who participated in Patriot Athletic Club-sponsored athletic activities, have maintained a 2.5 GPA or greater, and are planning to pursue post-secondary education.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Dave Hussey Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000

Criteria: Graduating, college-bound senior from Appleton East, North or West high schools (award rotates annually among these schools).

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Columbus Elementary School- Fred Hoffman Memorial Endowment Scholarship

Award: $500

Criteria: Graduating senior from Appleton East, North or West high school who attended Columbus Elementary School during his or her elementary years.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Earl W. Harder Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000

Criteria: Graduating senior from Appleton East, West or North high schools who plans to pursue a degree in business at an accredited two- or four-year college or technical school.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Pete Carlson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000

Criteria: Graduating senior from Appleton West High School who is planning to pursue a degree in art.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.

Gene and Mitzi Britton Memorial Scholarship

Award: At least $800

Criteria: Graduating senior from Appleton East, North or West high school who attended Einstein Middle School for at least one year and who is planning to pursue a degree in education or music.

To Apply: Application form, deadline and submission requirements available in high school guidance office.