2016-2017 Scholarship Opportunities

Name of Scholarship Degree Pursuing/Insitution Attending Criteria
Return App to School
Due Date
The American Legion Any/Any    Various
Various
AES Engineering Scholarship Any/Any Awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.
10/6/16
Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship Any/Any Students will be evaluated on their leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement, and academic achievement
X
11/17/16
Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Any/four-year college GPA 3.5 or above, ACT 26 or above, Family income up to $95,000
11/30/16
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Any/Any Citizen of US, Scholarship, Leadership, and Financial need
11/30/16
Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin (EFW) Engineering/ Four-year ABET accredited program GPA-3.0 or above, ACT-24 or above, Activities & Honors, Essay & Supplemental Credits (Computer, Chemistry, Physics, Calculus, etc.)
12/19/16
Americanism Essay contest Any/Any Must be sponsored by a branch of the Fleet Reserve Association or a unit of the Ladies Auxiliary, or by an FRA Member-at-Large
12/31/16
Rove Pest Control Any/Any GPA 3.0 or Higher
12/31/16
Towing Companies of Southern Idaho Entrepreneurship Scholarship Business Related/College Merit and Need
12/31/16
Foundation of the Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Pursuing a career in the auto and truck industry/Wisconsin Technical College ACT plus on-line test
1/15/17
National MS Society Any/Any Individuals who have been diagnosed with MS or who have a parent with MS
1/18/17
Hammett, Bellin, & Oswald Justice Scholarship Any/Wisconsin College or University Minimum GPA 3.0
1/31/17
Wisconsin Professional Police Association Police Science or Criminal Justice/Any Essay, Grades, Recommendations
2/1/17
Chuck Scholten Foundation, Inc. Any/Any Need, merit, and essay
X
2/17/17
University of St. Thomas Dease Scholarship Program Any/University of St. Thomas Full-tuition scholarships are awarded to students of color, first-generation students, and graduates from urban high schools.
2/22/17
Manitowoc Country Sheriff’s Department Association Preference given to students pursuing a career in a criminal justice related field/Any Manitowoc County Resident
2/28/17
Edward J. Shimanek Memorial Scholarship Criminal justice or police science relate field/Any Resident of Manitowoc County
2/28/17
Cousins Subs Any/Any Resident of WI, participated in WIAA sport, GPA 3.5, involved in community organization
2/28/17
Eck Education Scholarship Engineering Sciences/Any Attend Manitowoc County High School
3/1/17
Majel Pinney-Henrickson Memorial Music Scholarship Any/Any Attend Manitowoc County High School
3/1/17
Oliver E. Sweikar Scholarship Electronics, electrical engineering or related field/Any Attend Manitowoc County High School
3/1/17
Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation Printing technology, printing management, publishing or graphic communications/United States GPA 3.0
3/1/17
Vietnam Veterans Chapter 731 Any/Any Resident of Manitowoc County, GPA 2.6, Essay
3/2/17
Service League of Manitowoc County Any/Any Essay, GPA 2.3, Resident of Manitowoc County
3/4/17
Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association Preference may be given to those majoring in an agriculture-related field/Preference may be given to those students attending a Wisconsin school Must have a background in the beef, veal, or dairy industry
3/6/17
Beerntsen YMCA College Scholarship Bachelor degree in human service field/Any Need and Merit
3/15/17
Wisconsin Electronic Security Association Any/Any Parent or guardian must be a full-time active duty police officer, firefighter, paramedic, or EMT
3/24/17
Lakeshore Business and Professional Women, Inc Any/Any Per Application
3/24/17
HFM Tomorrow’s Healthcare Professional Scholarship Healthcare Career/Any Manitowoc County resident, GPA 3.0
X
3/27/17
Kewaunee Area Scholarships
(Word version) (pdf version)
Any/Any Parents or legal guardians must be residents of the Kewaunee School District
3/29/17
Wisconsin Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
(Word version) (pdf version)
Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or Medical Laboratory Science/See list of Universities Scholastic accomplishments, extra-curricular activities, written communication skills and character
3/31/17
Cleveland Athletic Club Scholarship Any/Any Must live in Cleveland zip code area (53015), Cleveland telephone exchange (693), or graduating senior of an active Cleveland Athletic Club member
3/31/17
Manitowoc County Sports Officials Association
(Word version) (pdf version)
Any/Any Earned a varsity letter through athletic participation in Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Baseball or Softball
3/31/17
SFM Foundation Any/Any Parents were killed or seriously injured in a workplace accidents while working for Minnesota, Iowa, or Wisconsin employers
3/31/17
Two Rivers Kiwanis Club
(Word version) (pdf version)
Any/Any Must reside in the City of Two Rivers or Township of Two Rivers, GPA 2.5
X
3/31/17
Manitowoc Golden K Kiwanis Any/LTC, SLC, Or UW-Manitowoc Academic ability and financial need
4/1/17
Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship Degree with agriculture focus/Any GPA 3.0, ACT 19
4/1/17
Two Rivers Horseshoe League Any/Any Applicant must be related to a current or former member of the Two Rivers Horseshoe League
4/1/17
Manitowoc County Association for Home and Community Education Any/Any Scholastic attainment, financial need, and school and community citizenship
4/1/17
Ruth B. Sayre Any/Any Must be a woman and a legal resident of the USA who shows financial need
4/1/17
Two Rivers Water & Light/WPPI Energy - Energy Industry Scholarship Energy Industry Related/Any Parent/guardian must be a customer of Two Rivers Water & Light
4/1/17
Two Rivers Water & Light/WPPI Energy - General Scholarship Any/Any Parent/guardian must be a customer of Two Rivers Water & Light
4/1/17
The Chamber Manitowoc County – 2 Year Technical or Associate degree/2 Year GPA 2.0, Employed by or have parent employed by a company that is a member of The Chamber of Manitowoc County
4/3/17
The Chamber Manitowoc County – 4 Year Any/ 4 Year College Employed by or have parent employed by a company that is a member of The Chamber of Manitowoc County
4/3/17
LTC Foundation General Scholarships Various/LTC Entering LTC in fall of 2017
4/3/17
Manitowoc Sunrise Optimist Club Leads to a career working with youth/any Per application
X
4/4/17
Aurora Health Care – Manitowoc County Health Care related career/Any Essay
4/10/17
Smile Clinic
(word version) (pdf version)
Any/UW-Manitowoc, Silver Lake College, or Lakeshore Technical College  Resident of Manitowoc County
4/14/17
Army Specialist Shaun Novak Any/Any Essay
4/15/17
Wisconsin Public Service Any/Any Children of WPS employees
4/15/17
WPS Technical College Scholarship Energy related field/Technical College Son/daughter of a customer with a primary residence in WPS territory
4/15/1/17
Phuture Phoenix Scholarship Any/UWGB Participated in the Phuture Phoenix program 
4/15/17
Tim Howard Memorial Scholarship Electrical Power Distribution/NWTC Be a customer of WPS or be a graduating high school senior who is the son/daughter of an employee of WPS
4/15/17
UW-Manitowoc New Freshman Any/UW-Manitowoc GPA 3.0
4/15/17
Manitowoc County Civil War Round Table Any/Any Essay and Video, GPA 2.0
4/15/17
Honors Graduation Scholarship Any/Any Represent your views about the concepts of education vs. learning. Available Media Formats: Art, Photography, Video, Music, or Creative Writing
4/16/17
Carrie Crystal Stuckert Memorial Art Scholarship Visual Arts Major including Art Therapy/United States Autobiography
4/24/17
Acoustic Fest Music Scholarship - Jim Krueger Memorial Music Scholarship To further Music education/Any Manitowoc County Resident who plays a musical instrument or is a vocal musician, ages 16 to 22 years old as of July 15, 2017.
4/26/17
Manitowoc Lions Club Any/Lakeshore Technical College GPA 2.5
4/30/17
Chewning Legal, LLC Scholarship Any/Any Parent(s) are currently receiving Social Security Disability or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits. Must have a minimum 3.5 GPA
4/30/17
Norman Krueger American Legion Memorial Scholarship Any/Any Child or grandchild of a U.S. veteran and reside in Calumet, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Manitowoc, Marquette or Winnebago Counties
4/30/17
UnitedOne Credit Union Scholarship Any/Any Primary residence in Manitowoc or Sheboygan County
5/1/17
Manitowoc County Bowling Association Scholarship Any/Any Applicants must have an amateur standing and must be a member of a MCBA sanctioned league or be a dependent of a sanctioned member
5/1/17
Two Rivers Optimist Club Scholarship Any/Any MUST be a resident of the Two Rivers School District
5/1/17
Manitowoc Professional Police Association Any/Any Application
5/8/17
Holy Family Medical/Dental Scholarship Degree in a medical field, or nursing degree (LPN or RN), or technical degree in a health care program such as Paramedic, Radiology, Ultrasound, etc./Any Manitowoc County Resident, GPA 3.0, and essay
5/8/17
Society of Women Engineers Engineering, engineering technology, and computer science./ABET Accredited GPA 3.5, Female
5/15/17
B. Davis Scholarship Any/Any Essay
5/22/17
Holy Family Memorial Commitment to Excellence Award Scholarship - (PDF Instructions) Any/Any GPA 3.75, Essay
5/22/17
Wisconsin Towns Association Any/Wisconsin college or vocational technical institute Essay
5/29/17
American Society of Civil Engineers Civil Engineering or relevant to Civil Engineering/Any Essay
6/2/17
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Any/Any Essay
6/12/17
BigSun Scholarship Any/Any Must have participated in High School sports
6/19/17
Pets in the City Related to veterinarian science/In US GPA 3.0
7/31/17
     
     


2017 In House Scholarships - All are due April 18, 2017

All Scholarships applications must be typed on the fill-in form and printed out to submit. No handwritten applications will be accepted.
Name of Scholarship
Qualifications
Jim Kersten Leadership Scholarship Student athlete or manager
Embodies values of service commitment, school spirit and team player
Ron Klestinski Service Scholarship Involved in service and display leadership skills
Glen Smrz Scholarship Male students only
Mary Ziegelbauer Memorial Scholarship Must attend Marquette or St. Norbert
Melissa Pederson Zipperer Memorial Scholarship Pursue a degree in the medical profession
Harvey and Marie Eis College Scholarship Plan to attend a college or technical school
Carol R. Wester Memorial Scholarship Participated in service to school and community
Dave Nelson Music Scholarship Plan to pursue music in college
Margaret Urbanek Luisier Scholarship Plan to attend a college or technical school
Sandra Adelman Educational Excellence Scholarship Plan to pursue a degree in computer, business, or education
John E. Raether and Harold E. Gresholdt Scholarship Plan to attend a college or technical school