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Teacher Grant Applications - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 24TH!

Are you a Germantown School District teacher who would like to receive a grant this year for attending professional development courses that will relate directly to your students or implementing classroom and educational programs?  The application process is now open and applications are due on October 24th.  To learn more about teacher grants or to download an application, please visit our Teacher Grants page.

Congratulations to our 2015-16 Teacher Grant Recipients

      This year was a record year for teacher grants, due in large part to the success of the 2015 U.S. Bank Mini Run for Funds.  Seven teachers received a grant this year, congratulations to our teachers!  To learn more about the grants received, please visit our Teacher Grants page.

Save the Date!  32nd Annual Auction & Dinner

2nd Annual U.S. Bank Mud Splash a Huge Success!

GCSF in collaboration with U.S. Bank held it's 2nd annual U.S. Bank Mud Splash! - Run for Funds at Germantown High School on Saturday, June 18, 2016.  This year we raised nearly $9,000 and all monies will go directly to our Teacher Grant program.  To see some of the fun we had last year visit our U.S. Bank Mud Splash page.

Would you like to see some of the great course challenges this year?  Now available is an aerial view of the obstacle course and a list of the obstacle stations.


2016 Germantown’s GCSF Senior Scholarship Awards Night Celebration

Click to view a full list of recipients

Hosted by the Germantown Community Scholarship Fund (GCSF), the academic successes and achievements of Germantown area’s high school graduating seniors were celebrated and recognized on May 25, 2016 at Germantown High School. Proud students gathered with their parents, family, school faculty and administrators to be recognized and receive well-deserved post-secondary scholarships and awards. GCSF was priviledged to distribute 89 awards totaling more than $127,000.  Additional scholastic and athletic scholarships ranging from several hundred to thousands of dollars per student were also awarded by institutions of higher education, area businesses, foundations, local unions and groups representing military affiliations.

cognizing the important role teachers have in developing students to become successful in their post-secondary pursuits and due in part to the inaugural U.S. Bank Run for funds held last year, GCSF was able to increase its Teacher Grants from two to seven grants this year. Teacher grant award winners include: Vicki Niehus/Linda Krohn - 4th grade, Rockfield Elementary School; Jocelyn Ritger - 1st grade, Rockfield Elementary School; Jeanne Kasza - Spanish 1 and 2, Germantown High School; Mark McClellan - 11th and 12th grade Science, Germantown High School; Tracy Miller - Art,   K-5 MacArthur Elementary School and K-1 Rockfield Elementary School; Stephanie Milmoe - Physical Education, Germantown High School and Kimberly King - 1st grade, MacArthur Elementary School. Congratulations, teachers!  The GCSF strives to select projects that enrich classroom curriculum, impact a large number of students and provide funding for a project that would otherwise not be included in the school district budget.

Click to view a full list of Teacher Grant Award Recipients

Scholarship funding is raised through an Annual Dinner & Auction held annually in February, the GCSF Endowment Fund and donations from area businesses, organizations and individuals entrusting GCSF to facilitate their named scholarship awards.
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2016 Scholarship Award Winners

Upon completion of your first semester at a college, university or technical school, you may request your 2016 scholarship award. Complete the Certificate of Attendance provided in your folder from Senior Scholarship Awards Night. If you need a copy of the instructions and form to complete, download Guidelines for Recipients of Scholarships.
Mail the required paperwork to:
Perry Benz
Germantown High School
W180 N11501 River Lane
Germantown, WI  53022

Click here for a full list of Scholarship Winners

High School Students

GCSF created the Scholarship Planner to help high school students prepare for scholarship applications. All incoming High School Freshman will receive a Scholarship Planner with their registration materials. Finding ways to pay for higher education can be a daunting task. GCSF hopes to simplify the process of completing general scholarship applications and GCSF Scholarship applications by providing students with a planner designed to record academics, in and out of school activities, co-op participation, volunteerism, and employment history. Printing of the Scholarship Planners was funded by Dental Professionals. Copies of the planner are available in the Germantown High School Guidance office, at Dental Professionals and on this Web site.

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