OSL-WELCA Education Scholarship


     The WELCA Education Scholarship application is available to eligible  Seniors who are members of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church.  The application and eligibility information is listed below. If you have any questions please contact Kathy Gauger at ckmlgaug@tcc.coop" target="_blank" style="font-variant-ligatures:normal;font-variant-caps:normal;orphans:2;text-align:start;widows:2;-webkit-text-stroke-width:0px;word-spacing:0px">ckmlgaug@tcc.coop or 715-797-2433.






COMMITTEE: Kathy Gauger, Kay Nelson, Susie Jordahl


GRANT: $500.00




  1. 1. Must be a member of Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Whitehall, Wisconsin

2.  May be of either sex.


       3.   Must submit written evidence of acceptance by an accredited college or



       4.   Students may apply for their first year at an accredited school (freshman or

             transfer student)


       5. Should the recipient fail to complete the school year for which the Grant was

           given, he/she is required to refund the monies, in full, so that some other

           person(s) may be assisted financially. If this repayment is not completed within

           one year, interest at the rate of 5% per year will be assessed on the unpaid

           balance, dating back to the date of leaving school. Any exceptions to the above

           shall be left to the discretion of the W-ELCA Grant Committee



       1.  Applications must be submitted to the W-ELCA Grant Committee by May 1,


       2.  Grant shall be paid to the student for college expenses.


      3.  The Grant will be announced on Senior Recognition Sunday at Our Saviour's

           Lutheran Church.


      4. .In the event that the number of applicants exceeds the Grant money available,

           applications will be judged on CHURCH PARTICIPATION AS THE PRIMARYAll

           applications being equal, the earliest application received will be chosen.


      5. The Grant will be awarded when the committee receives proof of the satisfactory

          completion of one semester. Your grant monies will be mailed to you at the

          address you provide in this application(s) unless you notify otherwise.   Mail a

          copy of your grades 1st semester grades to Kay Nelson, N38314 Fitch Coulee

          Road, Whitehall WI 54773.


     6. The Grant committee shall place announcements of availability of Grant in March

          and April Messenger and in church bulletins.




Application for grant from Our Saviour's Women of the WELCA


To the Student: If you have been accepted to attend an accredited college or university, please complete this application form and return it to the Church, P.O. Box 445. ATTN: Secretary, Whitehall, WI or Kathy Gauger, 35595 Claire Street, Whitehall, WI 54773 or ckmlgaug@tcc.coop   by May 1, 2022.  




Address: ________________________________________________________________________________________




Telephone: ____________________________ Parent's Name:____________________________________________


Date when I will graduate from high school (Month- Year): ________________________________________________


Name of accredited college or university by which I have been accepted:____________________________________






Please attach written evidence of acceptance.


Date of grant application:__________________________________________________________________________


Church activities in which you have been involved:______________________________________________________






Write a personal statement why you want to further your education:_______________________________________






Why do you feel you need this grant?_________________________________________________________________




Academic standing:________________________________________________________________________________


List what citizenship/community activities you have been involved in throughout high school (use back side of this form to list).


Please submit two (2) letters of recommendation. One to come from a previous Sunday School teacher and one from a community or school individual.


Date received by church/WELCA representative:________________________________________________________

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