Applications are now open to Waukee Class of 2020 students. The Waukee Community Schools Foundation has pledged $25,000 for “Funding Your Future” Scholarships. We will be awarding 25 $1,000 scholarships to select students who have made a positive impact on their family, school, or community. This scholarship is not GPA-based and is open to anyone with post-secondary plans including college, technical school, military, and entrepreneurship.

Scholarship Requirements:

  1. Applicant must be a member of the senior class of Waukee High School and meet the current year’s graduation requirements.
  2. Applicant must complete the Student Scholarship Application, including a personal statement detailing their positive impact on family, school, or community.
  3. Once all scholarship applications have been reviewed, selected students will be required to attend an in-person interview with members of the WCSF Scholarship Committee to be held during the evenings of March 24, 25, and 26, 2020.

Scholarship Timeline for 2020 Graduating Class:

January 31 at 10pm: Applications close.
February 3-17: Scholarship applications are reviewed by the committee.
February 24: Applicants are informed of their application status and interview registration opens for finalists.
March 2 at 10pm: Interview registration closes.
March 24-25-26: Interviews with finalists at the Waukee Public Library.
March 27-April 16: Scholarship committee determines recipients.
April 17: Scholarship recipients notified.
May TBD: Scholarship recipients will be announced at Senior Awards Night.