2018-19 School Year Opens with Opportunities for Student Grants

Gerald Schmitz Student Grants for Ventures in Education

The Hamilton Education Foundation funds innovative, creative educational enrichment projects, workshops, or programs of study that are implemented by students under the supervision of a teacher/adviser for classes, organizations, and off-campus educational experiences during the school year.

Student Grant for Ventures in Education – Grant Application 2018-2019


Amazon Smile for the Hamilton Education Foundation

Choosing Hamilton Education Foundation as your preferred charity, eligible purchases made through smile.amazon.com will result in a 0.5% of the purchase price donation to the foundation.

Ready for the 2017 Charger Challenge?


Click Here to Register for the Charger Challenge 2017!

The 5th annual Charger Challenge takes place on a scenic point-to-point course during the peak of autumn.  There is a 5k run and a 1 mile kids run. It starts on the Hamilton High School grounds and winds around Templeton Middle School and winding back to Hamilton High School. This is a relatively flat course with a combination of both pavement and grass fields. The race finishes with music and cheers from spectators.  The event will have post race activities for children and vendors for convenient early Christmas shopping.

Event details and schedule

7:45am Registration and packet pick up

8:00am Vendors Open

9:00am Race Starts

2017 Hamilton Education Foundation Auction Dinner A Success!

The Hamilton Education Foundation Auction Dinner was held March 25th at the Milwaukee Marriott West and was a great success. Attendees had a great time and enjoyed the many activities and silent and live auction opportunities.

The annual Auction Dinner continues to be the Hamilton Education Foundation largest fundraising event.  Because of the generosity of individuals, businesses and organizations, the Foundation has funded more than $1.4 million for creative and innovative projects and programs.

Thank you to the attendees and sponsoring businesses for your ongoing generous support
of the Hamilton Education Foundation. 

The Hamilton Education Foundation is able to offer exciting and challenging opportunities through educational, cultural and fine arts grants for students and enrichment projects, technology, and workshops/seminars for teachers to promote increased learning in the classroom.

Where was the Auction Dinner held?

The 2017 Auction Dinner will be held on Saturday, March 25, 2017, at the Milwaukee Marriott West, W231N1600 Corporate Court, Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Please plan to join the fun in March 2018 for next year’s Auction Dinner! 


Enhance! Extend! Enrich!


The Hamilton Education Foundation is a nonprofit organization established in June 1991 by friends and supporters of the Hamilton School District to generate financial support for programs and projects that will enhance, extend, and enrich the educational opportunities offered to the students in the Hamilton School District.


With the generous backing and support of individuals, businesses, and organizations, the Foundation has funded over $1.4 million for enthusiastic projects and programs, which offer exciting and challenging opportunities through educational, cultural, and academic achievement grants for students, enrichment workshops or seminars, projects that promote involvement interaction with the community, as well as recognition for special accomplishments.