Raymond Schoenfield Media/Journalism Scholarship

Raymond Schoenfield taught English and Journalism and was advisor to the school newspaper for 36 years at Beloit Memorial High School. During his tenure, The Increscent received many recognitions including: the Quill and Scroll Society and the National Press Association All American School Newspaper Awards. From 1965 to 1974, under his direction, the school newspaper was rated by the Associated Press as the Best School Newspaper in the State of Wisconsin. It is in his name that this scholarship is given.


  • A senior at Beloit Memorial High School
  • Has demonstrated good citizenship while at school and in the community
  • A student who has worked on the high school newspaper, The Increscent, for at least two-years and has a strong interest in pursuing a career in Media/Journalism