2021 (WEF) Frederick C. Christensen Memorial Scholarship

  • Student must demonstrate love for instrumental music and planning to attend a 2-4 year college/university.

    Award Amount: $300

    Online Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 6, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

     

2021 (WEF) Elizabeth & Peter Dianich Scholarship

  • This memorial scholarship is based on academics, school activities, community involvement, character and employment

    Award Amount: $750

    Online Application: CLICK HERE for online application

    Deadline: April 6, 2021  (by 3:05pm)

     

2021 (WEF) Waukesha Women's Club Scholarship

  • (WEF) Waukesha Women's Club provides a scholarship to 1 student (male or female) who meet the criteria listed below.

    Criteria:

    • Senior student who plans to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university in the fall of 2020
    • Must live in the city or town of Waukesha
    • Must be involved in school and community activities
    • Choice of study is optional
    • Completion of online application

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Online Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 6, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

     

2021 (WEF) Mabel Amundson Scholarship

  • To be eligible you must be a senior female student lettering in a sport during your senior year. 

    Additional Criteria:

    • Also based on athletic activitiy, leadership and personal accomplishments
    • A letter of recommendation from a current coach (senior year coach) AND a personal reference

    Award Amount: $375

    Online Application:  CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 6, 2021  (by 3:05pm)

2021 (WEF) Bonnie Schlais Scholarship

  • Criteria/Description

    • Randall/Saratoga student who were enrolled for three full years (considered but not required)
    • Scholastic Achievement
    • Post-high School Study
    • School Citizenship
    • Personality
    • Character Qualities
    • Financial Need (considered but not required)

    Expectations

    Students must show community involvement and plan to attend a post-high school institution (2 or 4 year school). A receipt from the school of higher learning would need to be submitted

    Essay

    Why would you like this scholarship and how would this scholarship assist you in reaching your goal?

    Award: $600

    Application:  CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 6, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

2021 Tech Auntie Award Fund Scholarship

  • Criteria:

    • Senior Student Graduating June 2020
    • Must plan to attend a technical or vocational college in the fall semester of 2020
    • GPA of 3.0 or lower
    • Financial Need (Willing to provide information if request)
    • Priority given to student attending WCTC or MATC

    Award Amount: $1,000 (paid in $500 increments for the first 2 semesters of college)

    Online Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 6, 2021 (by  3:05pm)

2021 Johnson Family Scholarship

  • Purpose: To select two qualified and ambitious high school seniors attending an accredited four-year college/university for full-time undergraduate studies in the fall. The scholarship award is intended to assist student leaders in good academic standing that has a drive for success.

    Qualifications: Qualified applicants will demonstrate the following characteristics: leadership skills, scholastic achievement, extracurricular involvement, community service, and a desire to complete a post-secondary education.

    Award Amount: $250

    Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 5, 2021. DUE TO SPRING BREAK APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL 10:00AM TUESDAY, APRIL 6TH

2021 American Legion DJ Martin Post #8 Scholarship

  • One male & one female awarded; must have high moral character, be active in school activities, maintain good grades and work toward improving the quality of life in the community. Particular attention given to service volunteered to school, church and community.

    Award Amount: (2) $250

    Application: CLICK HERE for online application

    Deadline: April 7, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

     

2021 Waukesha Masonic Lodge #37 Scholarship

  • For over 35 years the Waukesha Masonic Lodge #37 has honored a student from each Waukesha High School  for continuing education.  Award recipients are selected by a selection committee at their school and chosen based on their excellence in academics, service to their school and community, and financial need. Applicants must be in the top 25% of the class. Choice of study is NOT a factor.

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 7, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

2021 John Reuteman Memorial Scholarship

  • In memory of John Reuteman, graduate of Waukesha West Class of 2004.

    • Student must be attending UW-Madison the fall semester after graduation.
    • Award is based in part on financial need, academic and athletic achievement as well as citizenship.

    Award Amount:  $1,000

    Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Application Deadline: April 13, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

William A. Baumgart “Excellence in Education” Scholarship

  • Description: 

    1. Have completed (or be currently enrolled in) a Waukesha County Technical College Transcripted Credit or Youth Options course- having earned a grade of "C" or better.
    2. Be on-track to graduate from a School District of Waukesha high school during the 2020/2021 school year, with a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher.
    3. Submit a completed scholarship application by the due date below.

    • Application must include TWO Recommendations (see page 3 of application).

    4. Apply for admission to and attend Waukesha County Technical College for the Fall 2020 semester.

    Award Amount: $500.00
    Application: CLICK HERE  
    Application Deadline: April 16, 2021

2021 WaterStone Bank Scholarship GPA 3.5 or above

  • WaterStone Bank offers this scholarship to students who need financial encouragement for further education. This scholarship is available for a student who demonstrates the desire and the character to achieve further education at a college or university.

    • Particular attention will be given to students who have recently shown a trend toward improved performance or interest, demonstrating growth and potential.
    • A cumulative grade point average of 3.5 and higher is required.

    Award Amount: (2) $500

    Online Application:  CLICK HERE for online application

    Deadline: April 16, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

2021 WaterStone Bank GPA 2.75-3.499

  • WaterStone Bank offers this scholarship to students who need financial  encouragement for further education. This scholarship is available for a student who demonstrates the desire and the character to achieve further education at a college or university.

    • Particular attention will be given to students who have recently shown a trend toward improved performance or interest, demonstrating growth and potential. 
    • A cumulative grade point average of 2.75-3.499 is required. 

    Award Amount: (2) $500

    Online Application: CLICK HERE for online application

    Deadline: April 16, 2021  (by 3:05pm)

2021 Bethesda Elementary School Scholarship

  • Description: 

    Bethesda students and families value higher education and want to support a graduating senior(s) from Waukesha West, Waukesha North and/or Waukesha South with money for college.  This year, as part of a school-wide community service/leadership project, Bethesda School students and their families hope to collect $1,000 for this scholarship. The scholarship committee will review the applications with the principal and select one or two students for the scholarship.  Selected student members of the Bethesda School Scholarship Committee will attend the West, North and/or South High School Awards Banquet to present the scholarship.

    Award Amount: $500 +


    Application: CLICK HERE


    Application Deadline: April 9, 2021 (Turn into Student Services by 3:05pm)

2021 Waukesha West Booster Club Scholarship

  • This scholarship is offered by the Waukesha West Booster Club to 4 student athletes whose family has supported the Booster Club program.

    • Family must be a member of the West Booster Club or in lieu of a membership a candidate may submit a paragraph of how their family has supported the Booster Club
    • Must have participated in at least (1) varsity sport during senior year
    • Must have participated in a least (2) sports while at West or have been on the Cheerleading team or Pom and Dance Team for (1) year
    • NO Athletic Code violations
    • Cumulative GPA 3.0 through 7 semesters of high school
    • Letters of recommendation: (1) from a teacher AND (1) from a present or past coach.

    Award Amount: (4) $1,000 scholarships

    Application: CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 22, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

2021 Anthony J Bralick Memorial Scholarship

  • Description:

    This scholarship is a memorial to Anthony J. Bralick so his family can continue his tradition of teaching and learning.

    Requirements:

    • Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following disciplines: History, Education, Economics, Political Science, Pre-Law or Philosophy.
    • Applicant needs to be a senior in the upper half of their class
    • Applicant needs a letter of recommendation from a past or current Social Studies teacher
    • Requires an essay of 1,000 words or less.

    Award Amount: up to $1,000

    ApplicationCLICK HERE

    Application Deadline: April 15, 2021 (West Students must turn into Student Services no later than 3:05pm on deadline)

2021 McCaskey Drama Scholarship

  • The Waukesha County Community Foundation is offering a scholarship to students who have participated in drama productions while in high school. 

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Application: CLICK HERE

    Deadline: April 16th, 2021

2021 Ryan Pichler Memorial Scholarship

  • This scholarship is offered in memory of Ryan Pichler, a senior at Waukesha West High School. Ryan was co-captain of the Cross Country team, involved in many important activities at his church and always helped others that needed support getting through difficult times in their lives. He served as a mentor to others that needed compassion, and had a passionate interest in many leadership and educational roles.

    Award Amount: (2) $1,500

    Online Application:  CLICK HERE  for online application

    Deadline: April 30, 2021 (by 3:05pm)

William A. Baumgart “Excellence in Education” Scholarship

  • Description: 

    1. Have completed (or be currently enrolled in) a Waukesha County Technical College Transcripted Credit or Youth Options course- having earned a grade of "C" or better.
    2. Be on-track to graduate from a School District of Waukesha high school during the 2020/2021 school year, with a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or higher.
    3. Submit a completed scholarship application by the due date below.

    • Application must include TWO Recommendations (see page 3 of application).

    4. Apply for admission to and attend Waukesha County Technical College for the Fall 2020 semester.

    Award Amount: $500.00
    Application: CLICK HERE  
    Application Deadline: April 16, 2021

Waukesha Citizens Police Academy Alumni Scholarship (WCPAAA)

  • $1000 scholarship for students pursuing a career in Criminal Justice or Police Science. Additional requirements: A one page essay, extracurricular activities, honors, awards won, and community service. Also need high school transcript and two letters of recommendation. See application for complete details.

    Application: Apply Here 

    Deadline: April 26, 2021

(WEF) Waukesha Education Foundation (WEF) Scholarship

  • The WEF scholarship is based on academics, school activities, community involvement, character and employment.

    Award Amount: $325

    Online Application: 

    Deadline: This is a rotating scholarship and NOT offered to West students in 2021.

Ted Kanavas Memorial Scholarship

  • Description:

    Essay Question: Describe the value of public service and what public service means to you. Please describe your community service. Please share a list of organizations, activities, clubs, etc. that you have been involved with- present or past. Please submit at least two letters of recommendation from faculty/staff members from your school or community organizations. Please submit a copy of your high school transcript. (An unofficial version is acceptable.)

    Please email this application and supporting documents to Mary Kanavas m.kanavas@att.net by April 18th, 2021

    Application:  CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: April 18, 2021

Kiwanis Club of Waukesha Scholarship

  • One of the purposes of the Kiwanis club of Waukesha is to work with and for the young people of our community. With this in mind, the club offers scholarship opportunities to the senior students of Waukesha West, Waukesha South, Waukesha North High School.

    Qualification Factors:

    1. Financial Need (This is the primary factor)
    2. Scholastic achievement in school
    3. Extracurricular activities or community activities
    4. Job History
    5. One letter of recommendation from a teacher or coach

    Award Amount:  (2) $500 scholarships to each Waukesha public high school
                               (1) $1,000 for 4 consecutive years provided a 3.0gpa is maintained

    Application: HERE

    Deadline: Friday, March 19th at 3:05pm