Scholarships/Financial Aid

General Information

Information regarding scholarships and/or financial aid for any educationally related cost such as field trips, instrument rental, and school fees is available in the office.  Contact your child’s principal or school counselor for more detailed information.  No student will be denied access to activities and /or programs because of financial hardship. 

Information regarding scholarships and financial aid for post-high school education is available in the High School Counseling Department.  Please set up a meeting with your counselor for more detailed information.  Newsletters and other mailings will be sent home to help keep students and families informed of counseling activities.  Applications for the Stoughton High School Honors Committee scholarships are available in January each year.

Scholarship Search

During junior year, students can begin to learn about scholarships. Most scholarships are limited to seniors, but students are encouraged to review scholarship postings early to become familiar with criteria, deadlines, and expectations. The following are some common ways to search for scholarships:

Internet Based Scholarship Search Sites                                                          

College or University Based Scholarships

Scholarship Newsletter for Seniors
May Scholarship Newsletter 

2023-2024 Financial Aid Presentation (official FAFSA site) (free help filling out the FAFSA)

Stoughton High School Honors Scholarship Night

Thanks to the support of our community, Stoughton High School has been able to provide scholarships for graduating seniors for 65 years. Over a million dollars has been gifted to students to further their education and fulfill their academic dreams. 

The Stoughton High School Counseling Services Department is currently inviting community members and businesses to participate in the 2022-2023 Honors Scholarship Night by providing scholarships for the next class of graduates. To fill out a donation form, please CLICK HERE. For more information, please contact School Counselor Ann Ash at 877-5612.

Stoughton High School Honors Scholarship Application

The Stoughton High School Local Scholarship Application is now closed. A link to the application will be posted when it is open to seniors. 


Amanda Dow
Counselor (Students A-G)

Ann Ash
Counselor (Students H-N)

Kristin Natzke
Counselor (Students O-Z)

Teresa Hermanson
Social Worker

Kristine Schoen

Lindsay Snyder
Administrative Assistant