Applying for a Miss Copperfest Scholarship with the Oconto Area Chamber of Commerce is a great opportunity for an ambitious young woman looking to make a positive difference in the community. The scholarship is open to women ages 16-21 who have demonstrated leadership, academic excellence, and community service.
Applications are due by Wednesday, May 18, 2023,and the recipients will receive a one-time scholarship to support college tuition. The scholarship is a great way to start a successful future and make a lasting impact in the Oconto Area.
- Miss Copperfest 2023, $1,000 Scholarship
- 1st Runner-Up, $500 Scholarship
- 2nd Runner Up, $250 Scholarship
- Be female between the ages of 16-21
- Be available for an oral interview. The Committee will work with you on a date/time.
- Be visible to participate in the 2023 Copperfest activities on June 9-11, 2023.
- Attend the Coronation Ceremony on Friday, June 9, 2023, at 8:00 a.m. and Copperfest Parade on Saturday, June 10, 2023, at 10:00 a.m.
- Resume including name, address, telephone number, age, birth date, education, grade point average, work experience, special interests, accomplishments, future plans.
- Submit two current photos of yourself
- Answer the following essay question: What does it mean to be a good student on the field, in the classroom, and in the community?
- Submit one letter of reference from either a teacher, coach, or business owner.
- The three finalists will be invited to participate in an in-person interview with the judges, during which they will be asked to answer additional questions.
- Mail the complete packet to: Copperfest Queen Committee, PO Box 174, Oconto, WI 54153, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Wednesday, May 18, 2023