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2012 Scholarship Award Winners pictures

Take a look at photos from this years Scholarship Awards night!

Scholarship Opportunities

Find out how you can create your own scholarship for targeted students.

Annual Dinner and Auction

Explore how you can help us raise money to provide students with scholarships.

GCSF Board

See who is behind the scenes working to provide scholarships for Germantown School District students and what you con do to help us.

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New Teacher Grant Application Deadline: April 30

The GCSF annually awards Teacher Grants of up to $500 to educators from within the Germantown School District for qualified classroom enrichment projects. Complete the Grant application below and return it to the Germantown Community Scholarship Fund mailbox found in the GHS mailroom by April 30.

Teacher Grant Application Workbook

2014 Senior Scholarship Awards Night

When: May 28, 2014
Where: Germantown High School Auxiliary Gym
Time: 7PM
Dress: Business attire for students  

Over 140 students completed the application process for an opportunity to earn a GCSF scholarship. The GCSF will be notifying students of their application results in the coming weeks. Over $119,000.00 is expected to be awarded in scholarships at Senior Scholarship Awards Night on May 28, 2014.  

Students from the class of 2014 will also be receiving recognition for their awards and grants from colleges and universities, community businesses and Germantown High School. Students are encouraged to dress in business attire and be prepared to have their photos taken by GCSF’s official photographer, Drew Gloede.  

Congratulations & Best Wishes Class of 2014!

 

$2 Millionth dollar awarded at Germantown’s GCSF Senior Scholarship Awards Night Celebration



Click to view a full list of recipients

Hosted by the Germantown Community Scholarship Fund (GCSF), the academic successes and achievements of Germantown area’s high school graduating seniors were celebrated and recognized on May 29th at Germantown High School. Proud students gathered with their parents, family, school faculty and administrators to be recognized and receive well-deserved post-secondary scholarships and awards. GCSF was privileged to distribute 87 awards totaling $115,700. Additional scholastic and athletic scholarships ranging from several hundred to thousands of dollars per student were also awarded by institutions of higher education, area businesses, foundations, local unions and groups representing military affiliations.

Recognizing the important role teachers have in developing students to become successful in their post-secondary pursuits, the GCSF awarded three $500 Teacher Grant Awards. Dr. Jakusz, a GCSF Board Member and representative from Dental Professionals—GCSF Premier Corporate Sponsor—recognized Teacher Grant award recipients. Jon Stachowiak and Keith Kohls of Germantown High School and Jeff Thielke of Kennedy Middle were selected to receive a GCSF grant from several applicants who submitted proposals in March. The GCSF strives to select projects that enrich classroom curriculum, impact a large number of students and provide funding for a project that would otherwise not be included in the school district budget.

Click to view a full list of Teacher Grant Award Recipients


Equally proud were the GCSF board members who were in attendance as GCSF scholarship awards exceeded $2 million cumulative dollars distributed since its inception in 1981. Scholarship funding is raised through an Annual Dinner & Auction held in February, the GCSF Endowment Fund and donations from area businesses, organizations and individuals entrusting GCSF to facilitate their named scholarship awards.

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2013  Scholarship Award Winners

Upon complete of your first semester at a college, university or technical School, you may request your 2013 scholarship award. Complete the Certificate of Attendance provided in your folder from Senior Scholarship Awards Night. If you need a copy of the instructions and form to complete, download Guidelines for recipients of scholarships.
Mail the required paperwork to:
Perry Benz
Germantown High School
W180 N11501 River Lane
Germantown, WI  53022

Click here for a full list of Scholarship Winners

High School Students

GCSF created the Scholarship Planner to help high school students prepare for scholarship applications. All incoming High School Freshman will receive a Scholarship Planner with their registration materials. Finding ways to pay for higher education can be a daunting task. GCSF hopes to simplify the process of completing general scholarship applications and GCSF Scholarship applications by providing students with a planner designed to record academics, in and out of school activities, co-op participation, volunteerism, and employment history. Printing of the Scholarship Planners was funded by Dental Professionals. Copies of the planner are available in the Germantown High School Guidance office, at Dental Professionals and on this Web site.

 

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