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Below is an example of some of the donations, giving and community betterment the Bellevue Lions Club does on a regular and/or annual basis.

  • Bellevue Lions Club Annual Scholarship
  • Provide eye testing at local parochial schools
  • Provide funding for eye exams and eyeglasses for those unable to afford it, in conjuction with Lenscrafters
  • Wisconsin Lions Foundation
    • General donation - used at the Foundation's discretion
    • Birch-Sturm - A donation that goes towards the purchase and presentation of an award to a club member
    • Lion's Pride Campaign - used to fund an endowment fund to provide for the future of the Foundation and the Wisconsin Lion's Camp at Rosholt, WI.

2022 Scholarship Information-EXTENDED DEADLINE TO MARCH 18, 2022

The Bellevue Lions Club has established a scholarship fund to provide one-time grants to deserving high-school graduates from the Village of Bellevue or children / grandchildren of Bellevue Lions Club members. This scholarship will be awarded based on community service, scholastic achievement, leadership, extra-curricular participation and character of the applicant. The $1000 scholarship will be paid to the recipient’s school, 50% at the beginning of the fall semester and 50% at the beginning of the spring semester.

Eligibility: 

Any 2022 high school graduate is eligible to apply who:

  • Is certified for graduation, AND
  • Has met the entrance requirements of an accredited institution of advanced education AND
  • Resides in the Village of Bellevue OR
  • Is a non-resident child or grandchild of a Bellevue Lions Club member

Criteria:

  • Acceptance to a 2 year or 4 year college, university or technical school.  Evidence of acceptance/enrollment at above school must be returned with your application
  • Graduation from high school
  • Demonstrated community involvement
  • 2 Letters of recommendation:  one from a school staff member and one from a community member outside the school setting
  • Completed Counselor Comments Form with transcripts of grades including GPA and class rank, and ACT scores
  • Essay:  On a separate sheet of paper in 12 pt. font, double spaced (please limit to 350 words or less).  The Lions’ philosophy is “WE SERVE”; describe how your career choice may enhance the philosophy of Lionism and how you will apply this philosophy to your community in the future.

Scoring:

  • GPA/Class Rank/ACT Scores
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Essay
  • Extracurricular Involvement
  • Service to Community

Deadline:

  • Application Packets available in January of each year
  • Applications must be recieved by March 1st, MARCH 18, 2022 to the address listed below.
  • Recipient will be notified at their scholarship banquet in the spring of the year.

Please Note:

  • Scholarship recipients and their parent(s) will be honored at the Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 Bellevue Lions Club meeting. Guests of the recipients may also attend the dinner at their expense.
  • Application Packets can be downloaded here.        

Send Completed Application Packet to:

Stephanie Schlag, Bellevue Lions Club

2247 Scray Hill Road

De Pere, WI  54115

Or email to bellevuelionswi@gmail.com      

Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

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