Fond du Lac Area Foundation Scholarships, available through the E.C. Kiekhaefer Memorial Fund under the administration of the Fond du Lac Area Foundation, are available to high school seniors for continuing education purposes. Mr. Kiekhaefer was an industrialist of international reputation who founded the Mercury Marine Company of Fond du Lac as well as Kiekhaefer Aeromarine.


Applications will be evaluated on the following student criteria:
A. Academic excellence (25%)
B. Personal Statement (400 Words) (20%)
C. School activities (15%)
D. Work Experience (15%)
E. Financial Need (25%)


A. Be a legal resident of Fond du Lac County.
B. Submit a copy of a current SAR (Student Aid Report) from filed Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA) to include EFC Number (Expected Family Contribution) to verify financial need, and top portion of page confirming name and permanent address to verify residency.  Personal financial data may be blacked out.
C. Show a 3.75 Cumulative Grade Point Average or higher on transcript
D. Submit a certified high school transcript along with the application. (Home schooled applicants may be considered)

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