Scholarships available to students of

Evansville High School

Important! Please read first:

Scholarship Application Process

Online applications

ONE application is all that’s needed to apply to multiple scholarships. The new online application process will alert you of eligibility during the completion of the online app. For example, if you read the descriptions of scholarships and plan to apply to several you still only need to complete one online app. Based on information in your application, you will be presented with those scholarships for which you are eligible to apply. Simply select yes or no for each scholarship listed for you. We suggest you write down the names of the scholarships before you begin the online process.

Printable applications

Many scholarships have printable Word Documents as their application. Simply click on the scholarship name and it will take you to a document for you to download and complete. You must complete one for EACH scholarship with a printable application. Instructions for submission are included in the document.

In-school applications

Several scholarships applications are available only through your school’s guidance counselor. If you find a scholarship listed under in-school apps, please see your guidance counselor office for an application.

Richard Robinson Antes & Margaret M. Antes Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students who will be attending an accredited college, university or technical school.

J.C. McKenna Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: Students should be enrolling in an accredited four-year college or university and must demonstrate scholastic aptitude, citizenship and leadership. Preference may be given to students with financial need.

Evansville Memorial Alumni Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: Student must rank in the upper two-third of his/her graduating class. Selection will be based on character, good citizenship, and financial need. Priority will be given to sons, daughters, grandsons, and granddaughters of an Evansville High School graduate.

Dr. James W. Ames Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students who will be attending a four-year college or equivalent school of higher learning. Candidates should be active in Scouting, have scholastic aptitude, good citizenship, and leadership skills. Preference may be given to students with financial need.

Dr. Sam and Hannah Sorkin Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students who plan to pursue a career in the field of medicine, education, or law. Applicant must demonstrate an active participation in school and community activities and submit a well-written essay on his/her responsibility to community and his/her career goals.

Michael M. Berg Memorial Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: Eligibility includes rank in upper one-half of graduating class and U.S. citizenship. Preference will be given to a student pursuing a degree in industrial technology management (construction/building trade) or engineering from UW-Platteville. Consideration will be given to those majoring in construction/building trade at other qualified schools. A written statement indicating scholastic achievement, citizen/leadership qualities, interest in industrial technology/construction and future goals is required.

Ronald J. Jelinek Memorial Fund for Welding Education

Eligibility: For students or adults wanting to learn or improve welding skills. Application is open to anyone living in Rock County. Scholarships will be given for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and/or equipment required for courses at the educational institution.

Director of Grants & Scholarships

Jackie Ommodt
Jackie Ommodt

Phone: (608) 758-0883
Email: [email protected]