About the Scholarship


Phuture Phoenix Scholarships
are designed to reflect and support the mission of Phuture Phoenix to inspire students to pursue a degree in higher education. Qualified students must have participated in the Phuture Phoenix program, either the annual fifth grade field trip day, eighth grade field trip day, or related tutoring and mentoring in area schools. Other criteria include proof of admittance to UW-Green Bay and demonstrated financial need.

Qualifications

  • Must have participated in the Phuture Phoenix Program either through the 5th grade field trip, through tutoring and mentoring provided by Phuture Phoenix as a 6-12 grader, or through membership in Green Bay Preble's College Bound or MAC Scholars afterschool groups.
  • Be admitted to UW-Green Bay.
  • Must demonstrate financial need by submitting a FAFSA application online at www.fafsa.gov and provide the scholarship review committee a copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR).


Scholarship Committee

  • Janet Lieb - Community Member
  • Ginny Riopelle - Co-Founder of Phuture Phoenix
  • Jeanne Calewarts - Community Member
  • Kayleen Ferguson - Community Member
  • Steve Miller - Green Bay Public School District Staff
  • Dr. Kris Vespia - UW-Green Bay Faculty
  • Jennifer Jones - UW-Green Bay Staff
  • Mary Sue Lavin - Phuture Phoenix Director