Potawatomi Area Council, Robert F. Smart Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: November 30, 2017.

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Potawatomi Area Council, Boy Scouts of America is pleased to announce “Potawatomi Area Council, Robert F. Smart Scholarship”. To be considered for the program, the candidate should graduate from high school this spring or is currently in college. The Mission of the Council is to help the ever-increasing number of youth mature into adults exhibiting traits of participating citizenship, character and personal fitness founded upon the moral and ethical values expressed in the Scout Oath/Promise and Law.

Host Institution:

The Potawatomi Area Council is headquartered in Waukesha, Wisconsin. The Potawatomi Area Council serves all of Waukesha County and portions of Dodge, Jefferson, Walworth and Washington Counties. They promote future generations of leaders to serve their communities by increasing the number of youth in Scouting.


To be eligible, the student must possess

  • Applicant must be an Eagle Scout
  • You will graduate from high school this spring or is currently in college
  • Resides within the boundaries of the Potawatomi Area Council
  • Applicant is active in his local church o Is in need of financial support for post-high school education

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply you can go through the given link to download the application form:


Supporting Documents:

Applicants must submit a short written biography about why he believes he is qualified for consideration of this scholarship and any other significant accomplishments and personal goals he feels are noteworthy.

Submitting Details:

All completed application and supporting documents should be sent via email to Matthew Winters at Matthew.Winters-at-scouting.org

Or mail to Potawatomi Area Council, ATTN: Matthew Winters, 804 Bluemound Road, Waukesha WI 53188

Award Description:

The successful applicant will receive the sum of $5,000.

Detailed Information Link: