The Allis Connection Scholarship The 2024 The Allis Connection(TAC) scholarships will be awarded in the Spring of 2024. Scholarship awards, each in the amount of $750.00, will be granted.
The Allis Connection Scholarship Program
Open to anyone who is enrolling in advanced education including college, tech school or university short course. This is a one time award.
Applicants must be or have a parent, guardian or grandparent that is a paid member of The Allis Connection at the time of application as well as time of award.
To enter, applicants must submit a minimum 500-word essay on a subject determined yearly by The Allis Connection Board of Directors.
Winners will be judged on originality and knowledge of Allis-Chalmers history relating to achievements Allis-Chalmers accomplished during the twentieth century.
Scholarships of $750 to be awarded to each deserving entry.
Winners of scholarships will be notified by mail and will be presented the $750 after successfully completing the first semester of higher education by submission of those grades. Effective in 2021 scholarships must be used within one calendar year of being granted.
E-mail essay with your name and address and the name and address of the relative that is an Allis Connection member to: Dave Maddux, firstname.lastname@example.org. If Dave Maddux does not contact you within 72 hours of your essay submission contact him by phone. His number is listed on the Contact Us page.
In case there is a question about their submission, The Allis Connection may contact the author for clarification, so please note a preferred method of communication, ie. phone or e-mail. Please respond to correspondence from The Allis Connection.
Entries must be dated by March 15 so they can be judged and recipients can be notified by May 1. The application should include a short biography and photo. Sources must be listed. There must be a minimum of two sources not to include Wikipedia.
The subject of the 2024 scholarship essay will be: "Choose one of the following Allis-Chalmers leaders detailing their contributions to the success of Allis-Chalmers: Harry Merritt, General Otto Falk or Edward P. Allis.
Applicants should provide any pictures they wish to use to illustrate their essay. Good Luck!
TAC Scholarship Winners
Lilly Clark - Laverne Greif memorial award
Nolan Ferris - Howard Duinink memorial award
Hannah Buttjer - Christa Maddux memorial award
Alaina Dilg - Larry Holmes memorial award
Isaiah Williamson - Clayton Sexton memorial award
Tyler Humiston - Norm Boshart memorial award
Cayla Golackson - Bill Hoeppner memorial award
Hailey Hagg – Larry Holmes memorial award
Aaron Dukelow – Lavern Greif memorial award
Melanie Lamont - Howard Dunink memorial award
Josh Sampson – Christa Maddux, memorial award
Evan Teunissen - Clayton Sexton, memorial award
Spence Seffrood - Larry Holmes memorial award
Kelsey Widlund - Lavern Greif memorial award
Lucas Lamont - Howard Dunnik memorial award
Madison Krausman - Christa Maddux memorial award
Jaida Marie Fischer
Cori J Golackson
Hailey Clausen-Laverne Greif memorial award
Bradly Hagg-Howard Duinink memorial award
Kaitlyn Winter-Krista Maddux memorial award
Garrett Bevans-Larry Holmes memorial award
Jadon Underhill-Laverne Greif memorial award
Patrick Crowe-Howard Duinink memorial award
Samantha Holmstrom-Krista Maddux memorial award
Carissa Bevans-Larry Holmes memorial award
Creston Moore- Laverne Greif memorial award
Maci Helle- Krista Maddux memorial award
Chelsie Golackson - Larry Holmes memorial award
Lauren Hynes - Howard Duinink memorial award
Emma Bloom - Laverne Greif memorial award
Claire Stepan - Krista Maddux memorial award
Chad Golackson - Larry Holmes memorial award
Katelynae Rae Jean Heine
Kelsey Rose Froehling
2010 Holly Heiden Joree Kaye Hansen
2009 Brandon Karpel Michael Seeger Allison Heiden Jade Byerly Jason Ratcliff
2008 Nick Ratcliff Neal Potter Darin Underhill
2007 Andrea Sampson
2006 Shaylin Hansen Loura Swenson Troy Potter Nicklos House
2005 Ben Heintz Vickie Helle Elizabeth Sexton Sara Heiden Ashley Thornhill
2004 Cora Eggen Shalee Habben
2002 Tammy Golat Holly Goematt Amanda Habben
2001 Brandon Ratcliff
Membership - U.S.A. $25.00 & Canada & Overseas $35.00 (In US Funds) 6 Issues of the Newslettlers.