Kohl Student Excellence Scholarship

History

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. 

Horatio Alger State Scholarship

History

State scholarships are awarded to eligible students in all fifty states and the District of Columbia. The program specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. The scholarships are funded by Horatio Alger Members who, like the Scholars, have experienced challenges but ultimately overcame them to become successful business and civic leaders.

Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. Career & Technical Scholarships

History

The Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. Career & Technical Scholarship Program is funded through the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Association Chairman Emeritus and Endowment Fund President Walter Scott, Jr.  Scholarships are awarded to students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives who wish to pursue a career or technical education at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.

The Forest County Potawatomi Foundation Scholarship Program

History

The Forest County Potawatomi Foundation has created a scholarship program for Wisconsin residents. Three different scholarship opportunities are available for Wisconsin residents seeking to enroll in one of Wisconsin’s accredited universities or technical schools/colleges.

Award

  • $2,000, $5,000, and $10,000 awards

Eligibility

  • Varies depending on which scholarship you are applying to 

Edward Simeth Award

History

Intended for students enrolling in a Machine Tool Operations Program or Tool & Die Program at any accredited Wisconsin technical college.  

Award

  • $500 per semester 

Eligibility

  • Must be a resident of Wisconsin
  • Must complete the top portion of the application
  • Must complete an essay 
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