The purpose of the Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship program is to recognize student leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement, and academic achievement.  It is the goal of the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation to encourage Wisconsin youth to pursue post-secondary education in a public or nonpublic university, college, or vocational/technical college. 


  • $10,000 to 100 Wisconsin high school graduates


  • Applicants must be graduating Wisconsin high school seniors who plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution 
  • Must be a resident of Wisconsin 
  • Must be in good standing
  • Must demonstrate probable success in post-secondary education 
Scholarship Deadline: 
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Social Security Number Required?: 
Scholarship Type: 
Two Year
Four Year