You qualify for this scholarship if you are: 
  •      A returning adult applicant who resides within Shawano School District for most recent three years or have been a graduate from Shawano High School more than 7 years prior to applying
  •      Obtained a H.S. diploma, GED/HSED or equivalent
  •      Applied to and been accepted to an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning
  •      Have not received a previous award from Shawano Dollars for Scholars
  •      Have identified an occupation with employment opportunities and have a plan for completing education required

Some tips for creating your profile:

  •        Every entry in the profile counts for points, so add as much detail as possible
  •      This a one time scholarship  

  This is for a non-traditional or at-risk student who was unable to continue their education immediately out of High School.  Any returning adult with an Associate's degree or a Bachelor's degree is not eligible for this scholarship.

Scholarships are based on merit and financial need. Amounts depend on need and cost of program sought. Maximum value for individual scholarship is $5,000. 
 Scholarship opens on October 1st of each year, and deadline to apply is May 1st of each year.