Josephine M. Neumeier Scholarship

  • Graduate of Marinette, Menominee or Peshtigo High Schools
  • Award is split over two semesters and contingent upon successful completion of the first or previous semester
  • Used for tuition, fees and books at a trade school, community college, technical college, two-year college, or four-year college only if not pursuing a four-year degree or apprenticeship
  • Pursuing a career path that does not require a four-year degree
  • GPA of 2.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Exemplary attendance in high school, with special emphasis in the junior and senior years
  • Has established a positive and respectful attitude toward parent(s), high school teachers and staff, the educational process and a chosen career path
  • Demonstrates financial need and cannot have received excessive additional scholarship awards for the period of time to be covered by the scholarship
  • Attachments required:
    • High School Transcript
    • Attendance Records
    • (2) Letters of Recommendation from people who know you well, that can speak to your dedication to wanting to complete your chosen course of study and the pursuit of your future work career.
    • Essay (250 – 500 words) – Describe your high school experience, and in particular how it has prepared you for the career path you have chosen. Describe your career path, how and why you have chosen it, and what are your short term and long term goals.  How will this scholarship and the training or education it will provide, play a role in helping you achieve those goals.