How to Apply

Beaver Dam Scholarship Foundation
P.O. Box 98, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
920 885-7300 ext. 1123

Any 2019 graduating high school student may apply if they meet the following criteria: The student must reside in the Beaver Dam Unified School District, exceptions are for Apache Stainless and Burgess Norton Manufacturing.

Instructions

  1. Mail the completed BLUE and WHITE forms to the Scholarship Foundation—NOT to Student Services.

  2. Have a teacher or guidance counselor complete the YELLOW sheet and forward it either to the Student Services Office or the Scholarship Foundation.

  3. Information on the Financial Assistance Questionnaire (BLUE SHEET) will be held in strict confidence, only to be seen and evaluated by an independent out of town source.

  4. You must select either a 4-year college, or tech, or two-year community college [Select only one].

  5. The name of the specific post secondary school is required. You may attend a different school later.

  6. Anyone already receiving a full tuition scholarship is not eligible.

  7. Incomplete or inaccurate applications will not be considered.

  8. 50% of the grade is based on need and 50% on merit.

  9. There are scholarships available for employee dependents of Apache Stainless and Burgess Norton. Please note where indicated on the application.

  10. Please indicate your course of study preference on the application. There are special scholarships available for students entering the fine arts, medical, business and education fields.

  11. APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED ON OR BEFORE FEBRUARY 28, 2019.

Over $211,000 will be awarded in 2019.

In completing the Beaver Dam Scholarship Foundation (BDSF) application, the applicant is granting BDSF permission to use images/photos of applicant and applicant success story in BDSF promotional publications if the applicant receives a BDSF sponsored scholarship. The applicant carries the responsibility to notify BDSF if he/she does not grant BDSF permission to use images/photos or success story in BDSF promotional materials.

Special Scholarships

There are special scholarships available for employees or dependents of Apache Stainless and Burgess Norton. Please note where indicated on the application.

There are special scholarships available for students entering the medical, fine arts, business or education fields. Please indicate your course of study preference on the application.

There is a new scholarship for a student majoring in the fine arts.

For information on how to receive application paperwork, please call our business office at 920 885-7300 ext. 1123.