The Horicon Phoenix Program offers two annual non-renewable scholarships Horicon High School students who are beginning an accredited higher education program. One $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a student attending a college or university, and one $500 scholarship for a student attending a technical school or a vocational school. These scholarships are offered to support and recognize community engagement in volunteer or leadership activities, and to support the Horicon Phoenix Program mission:
The Horicon Phoenix Program supports our local businesses, schools, civic organizations and environment with a special emphasis on respect, sustainability, friendship, and the benefits of enjoying life locally.
Primary Award Criteria
Community involvement in volunteer or other civic engagement activities.
Secondary Award Criteria
Academic goals, specifically those that are aimed at community engagement and/or serving a community.
Geographic restrictions: the applicant’s permanent address must be within the 53032 zip code.
Academic restrictions: applicants must be graduating seniors from Horicon High School, or home school equivalent.
This is a non-renewable award and can only be granted to an applicant once.
This award supports academic programs that result in a degree: Associates or Bachelors.
This award is for students planning on attending a college or university full time, or a technical school or vocational school.
The winner will be announced at the beginning of May.
These guidelines are negotiable at the discretion of the Horicon Phoenix Program. If you have any questions, please contact us at email@example.com or 920-485-0216.
Please fill out this application and return it to us at either firstname.lastname@example.org or Horicon Phoenix Program, attn: Scholarship Committee, 319 E Lake Street, Lower Level, Horicon, WI 53032. The DEADLINE for this application is April 1, 2016 for May dispersal of the award.
Note: We prefer typed applications. You can send the application to us via email or download the application form online.
Which scholarship are you applying for:
___ I am planning on attending a technical school or a vocational school
Do not use a relative for recommendation. Instead consider using a teacher, mentor, group leader, coach, or advisor.
Copy of your transcript
This can be obtained from your school records office. An unofficial copy will be accepted but should be prepared by your school’s office. If homeschooled, include any applicable scores or tests to show academic standing.
Filled out the entire form? (2 pages)
Included up to 150 words about your academic goals?
Included up to 150 words on how your goals relate toward community service?