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Scholarships & Upcoming Events

2 months ago

Upcoming Events


Early College Credit Program/Start College Now Information:

Click the link below for Northland College Early College Credit Program information, catalog, frequently taken courses and more: https://dpi.wi.gov/dual-enrollment/eccp/application


Click the link below for WITC Start College Now information:

  • The deadline for applications for fall semester for both programs is March 1st and October 1st for the spring semester.  This is a state deadline and not flexible.
 
Scholarships

The Washburn Community Education Foundation has established an award for one graduating senior who has completed four years of service learning projects that have significantly impacted the Washburn Community. This is a cash award available to any graduating senior regardless of post-secondary plans. The deadline is May 8th and here is the link to the application: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1TB0JlsWaTqqYVBld4sOD0XwF4petWO79

Bayfield County Local Government Scholarship is available for graduating seniors who attend 1 municipal meeting AND one county board meeting by May 26, 2020. There are some additional requirements. There are up to four $500 scholarships available. Applications available in the counseling office. For a .pdf format, copy and paste: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1SRuAixkm84SvV8VlG4-w3R6UNmSY_qqZ

The AFS International Club Scholarship is available for 2020 graduates. Applicants should have hosted an exchange student, been active in welcoming exchange students and demonstrated a commitment to the Washburn International Club. Deadline is May 4th.

The Northland Vietnam Veterans Memorial Foundation is offering a qualified graduating senior the opportunity to receive a $1,000 scholarship. Many requirements apply such as being a verifiable family member of a Vietnam era veteran, GPA of 3.0 and other submission of an essay. Applications available in counseling office. Deadline is May 10th, 2020. Copy and paste for .pdf format: https://drive.google.com/open?id=18BWFFCfslxDluZoQT6rA8H-0Y7owfRdb

Duluth Builder's Exchange is offering a $2,000 scholarship for student's going into the trades such as Plumber, Equipment Operator, Electrician, Carpenter, etc. Visit www.dsacommunityfoundation.com for more information on how to apply.

The Duluth/Superior Area Community Foundation is offering several scholarships to students who plan to attend in the Superior/Duluth area. Visit www.dsacommunityfoundation.com for application and more information.

For more information please see this website, or Mrs.Pufall.

The School District of Washburn does not discriminate in the awarding of scholarships or other awards on the basis of sex, color, handicap, race, religion, national origin, homeless status, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or physical, mental, emotional or learning disability.  Discrimination complaints shall be processes in accordance with established procedure.

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Contact

about 1 year ago

Rachel Pufall | (715) 373-6188, x 137 | Email  
Laurie Pipgras | (715) 373-6188 x 102 | Email

WHS Counseling Mission Statement

about 1 year ago

The Washburn High School Counseling Department strives to serve the students at WHS, focusing on their social/personal, academic, and career development. In addition, the WHS school counseling department adheres to the ASCA national school counseling model to best serve all WHS students. The WHS school counseling department also supports the district's mission of enabling students to enter the global society with the knowledge, skills, habits, and attitudes required to be contributing citizens. 

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