Available Scholarships

Scholarship List Fall 2016-Spring 2017

*Students can also check the Scholarship bulletin board outside the Guidance Office for the most current materials. 

American Legion Scholarships: For the full list, please visit: http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/scholarships-and-awards

Deadline:  May 30, 2017
Wisconsin Towns Association: Applicants must intend to enroll in a Wisconsin public or private college or vocational college.  Winners are determined by independent judging of an essay contest.  Applications available in the Guidance Office.

Deadline:  June 1, 2017
"Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship: This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit this link http://www.onlinembareport.com/ and find the scholarship located at the right side of the page and click on it.

Deadline: June 1, 2017
"Aspiring Animation Professional" Deadline: $1,000 scholarship available to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students should visit the website, http://www.animationcareerreview.com/ to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page and click on it.

Deadline June 30, 2017
Nursing Schools Almanac: Aspiring Nurse Scholarship: This $1,000 scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Interested students may visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage.

Deadline: September 1st, 2017 
*Sam Johnson Memorial Scholarship (1@ $1,000) -Open to C-FC graduates with 2 completed semesters of post-secondary credits. Applicants can be attending a 2, 4 or technical campus, majoring in STEM area. For complete application information, visit: https://drive.google.com/a/cfc.k12.wi.us/file/d/0B87v5oNepSdiLWpKNWtkWkN2UVU/view?usp=sharing
Please send completed applications to the C-FC Guidance office. 

Local Scholarships: 
*Paper applications are available in the guidance office.

Deadline: May 19th, 2017
Gregory and Glenn Averbeck Memorial Scholarship (1@ $400): Open to current, graduating seniors. Paper applications are also available in the guidance office. Click here for electronic copy: https://docs.google.com/a/cfc.k12.wi.us/document/d/1SVyhbPNCI3lx9TuilgtXVh6sa9l5PNll1MdKORWmh1g/edit?usp=sharing

Scholarships @ UW -Madison
Students planning to attend UW Madison can apply for scholarships here: http://scholarshipss.wisc.edu
Scholarships @ UW-Stout
Students planning to attend UW-Stout can apply for scholarships here: http://www3.uwstout.edu/finaid/scholarships.cfm
Scholarships @ UW-Eau Claire
Students planning to attend UW Eau Claire should visit the financial aid website here:
Scholarships @ Winona State University:
Students who plan to attend WSU should visit:
Scholarships @ Western Technical College:

List of other helpful websites: 


*Students and families should never pay to have someone find scholarships for them. There are plenty of legitimate sites available to help you search. Scholarship hunting requires effort, but it will pay of huge in the long run. Even just a couple hundred dollars helps. Remember to do some searching through family members places of employment, student employment and local utility companies (electricity, phone and/or internet providers). 

•    UW Colleges and University Scholarship Chart 2017-2018