The John A. and Jean Quinn Sullivan Scholarship Funds help graduates of Superior High School majoring in education. Awards help those in the second half of studies at the University of Wisconsin-Superior. The Jean Quinn Sullivan Scholarship gives priority to those who express an interest in a degree in elementary education. The education Department at UWS oversees this scholarship. Jean Quinn Sullivan lived in Superior most of her life. She was married to Mr John Sullivan, the owner and operator of the Sullivan Loan Co. She and her husband recognized the importance of higher education and created these scholarships to help students from Superior pursue higher education.