Available Scholarships
 

Scholarship List Fall 2017-Spring 2018


*Students can also check the Scholarship bulletin board outside the Guidance Office for the most current materials. Paper applications are available in the guidance office. 

Carrie Crystal Stuckert Memorial Art Scholarship: Applicants must be majoring in Visual Arts or Art Therapy, they must have evidence of involvement in activities in school or community, and must submit a 1-2 page autobiography recognizing activities, community service awards, and reasons for pursuing a degree in the visual arts and how you plan to use skills upon graduation.  Two letters of recommendation are also required.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Applications are due April 24th, 2018. 

AB Nicholas Scholarship:  Based on need, academic achievement, and character, renewable scholarships $10,000 for 4 year programs and $5,000 for 2 year programs.  Students must be attending a Wisconsin System school and must have played basketball.  Applications are available online, www.AbNicholasScholars.org
Deadline:  April 30, 2018

2018 Wisconsin Towns Association Scholarship: Open to graduating seniors who plan to attend a WI private or public college or university in 2018. Students must complete and essay on the topic "Why is town road investment important to economic development in Wisconsin?" The essay should be type-written, between 500-1000 words and double-spaced. The essay must include a bibliography with cited sources. For complete information stop by the guidance office. Information must be mailed by May 31st, 2018. 


Local Scholarships: 

Buffalo River Mason Lodge Scholarship - Open to graduating seniors who have a min GPA of 2.75+. Students do not need to have Mason lineage. Applications are available in the guidance office. Applications are due April 20th, 2018.

Pirate Booster Club Scholarship: Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, have participated in at least one sport at C-FC, submit two letters of recommendation.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Due April 25th, 2018


Alliance Bank Scholarship ($1,000)-Open to graduating seniors who will be attending a post-secondary school following graduation. Applications are available in the GO. Due April 27th, 2018. 

Local Scholarship Packet- Various requirements and scholarship amounts. Paper applications are available in the guidance office. Applications are due May 1st, 2018. 

Joseph S. and Fern Greshik Memorial Scholarship ($750)- Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Deadline:  May 1, 2018
 
Joseph J. Greshik Memorial Scholarship ($750)- Applications are available in the Guidance Office. Deadline:  May 1, 2018.

James Rosenow Memorial Scholarship- Open to seniors who will be attending a 2, 4 year college or university majoring in a STEM related career. Must have earned 25+ on ACT Science test and a 3.5 GPA. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline: May 1, 2018

C-FC Educational Association Scholarship ($300): Open to seniors who plan to go into education. Attach essay on why you've chosen education as your career pathway. Applications available in GO. Determined by local scholarship committee. Deadline: May 1, 2018 

Andrew Bossert Memorial Scholarship ($500):  Students must have played basketball to apply.  Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline:  May 1, 2018 

C-BC VFW Auxiliary Scholarship - Paper applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline: May 1, 2018.

Gregory and Glenn Averbeck Memorial Scholarship- Applications are available in the guidance office. Due May 1, 2018

Future Business Leaders of America Scholarship- Open to graduating FBLA senior members. Must have a 3.0 GPA +. Applications are available in the guidance office. Apps due May 1st, 2018. 


Buffalo County Farm Bureau Scholarship- Open to graduating seniors who have a family member in the BC Farm Bureau and are pursuing an ag related career. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Essay required. Complete application information available in the guidance office. Applications are due May 4th, 2018. 


Scholarships @ Winona State University.
Students who plan to attend WSU should visit:
http://www.winona.edu/admissions/scholarships.asp

Scholarships @ MN State College Southeast Technical
Visit here: http://southeastmn.edu/payingforcollege/paying.aspx?id=94

Scholarships @ UW-La Crosse
Visit: https://www.uwlax.edu/admissions/affording-uw-la-crosse/scholarships/

Scholarships @ UW -Madison
Students planning to attend UW Madison can apply for scholarships here: http://scholarships.wisc.edu

Scholarships @ UW-Stout
Students planning to attend UW-Stout can apply for scholarships here: http://www.uwstout.edu/admissions/scholarships.cfm

Scholarships @ UW-Eau Claire
Students planning to attend UW Eau Claire should visit the financial aid website here:
http://www.uwec.edu/finaid/index.htm

Scholarships @ Western Technical College:
https://www.westerntc.edu/apply-scholarships

List of other helpful websites: 
www.finaid.org   
www.studentaid.ed.gov
www.fastweb.com
www.Going2College.org
www.KnowHow2Go.org
www.mygreatlakes.org/educate
http://www.careeronestop.org/toolkit/training/find-scholarships.aspx

 

*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 off 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).