Scholarships available to students of

Monticello 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.

Thomas H. Brusveen Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students who will be attending an accredited college or university and who will be studying music.

Robert & Helen Stauffer Scholarship Fund

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students who will be attending an accredited college, university, or technical school. Student should have a minimum 2.0 GPA and preference may be given for financial need.

Schenk Family Music Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students who participate in and show enthusiasm for the high school music program as demonstrated by participation, either instrumental or vocal, for not less than three years. Preference may be given to a candidate intending to continue the study of music and to a candidate with financial need.

John Ponyicsany Scholarship

Available to students from:
Eligibility: For students pursuing a career in education. Preference may be given to those who are planning to teach business education or are planning a career in a related business field. In addition, students pursuing a career in teaching, other than business education subjects, may also be considered. Student must have a 2.5 GPA and have demonstrated community and/or school activity.

John & Becky Wegmueller “Abenteuer” Scholarship

Eligibility: For students pursuing a post-secondary education at an accredited college, university or technical school. Should be in the top 10% of class ranking or have a GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale. Preference may be given for involvement in sports, school activities, church and community. Preference may be given for financial need.

The Green Haven Family Advocates, Geraldine “Gerri” Newman Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: The applicants for this scholarship must be of good character and high moral standards. Preference may be given to applicants who demonstrate a commitment to volunteerism through participation in school and/or community activities, plan a career path with direct connection to human services (examples: social work, medical, teaching, law enforcement, etc.) Additional preference will be given to an individual who has shown an ability to overcome hardship in their personal life. Applicants will also be judged on citizenship, leadership, academics, financial need, and life experiences.

Big Brothers/Big Sisters Green County Scholarship

Eligibility: For students who have either been recipients of BB/BS service, or who have provided service to the organization. Selection will be based upon number of years involved, impact Big Brothers/Big Sisters has had on applicant. Student should be goal-oriented, demonstrate interest in community and school activities, and have financial need.

Director of Grants & Scholarships

Jackie Ommodt
Jackie Ommodt

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