Audrey Nelsen Teacher Scholarship


Applicant must be a graduate of an Oconto County high school who plans to pursue a degree in teaching.  Applicant must intend to pursue a four-year degree at an accredited college or university and a career in teaching.

Award Criteria

Scholarship awarded based on financial need, academic performance, community service and tutoring or teaching experience. Additional requirements include an essay describing applicant’s favorite teacher and the factors that made him/her a favorite.


$1,000 for one year


March 15


It is Community Foundation policy that all portions of the scholarship process be completed by the student applicant. If we learn that any part of the process is not completed by or the work of the student, the application may be removed from consideration or an awarded scholarship revoked.

Application Procedure

  • Time
    The application process will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  The system times out so  SAVE  your work often!
  • Documents
    Here is a list of documents you should have saved as named pdfs for easy uploading:

To Apply