Kohl Foundation opens scholarship period

Metro Wire Staff

High school seniors scheduled to graduate in 2020 are invited to apply for a scholarship from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation.

Of the applicants, 100 students will receive $10,000 scholarships.

Applicants must be Wisconsin residents planning to attend college, or a technical or vocational school after high school. Students will be evaluated on academics, leadership, citizenship, and school or community engagement.

Applications for public school seniors are due Nov. 5, and Nov. 26 for parochial, independent, or homeschooled students.

Applicantions can be found at www.kohleducation.org/studentexcellence.

The Herb Kohl Educational Foundation was established in January 1990 and to date has awarded $5.3 million in scholarships for educational excellence.