Community Memorial Foundation

  • Description:

    Community Memorial Foundation and the medical staff at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Memorial Hospital are currently accepting scholarship applications from area students pursuing careers in health care. Community Memorial Foundation offers scholarships to high school seniors and undergraduate students pursuing health care or medical careers who reside in the hospital’s service area (north side of Waukesha County, south side of Washington County and the northwest side of Milwaukee County). The students are selected by a scholarship committee based on their academic excellence, interest in health professions, scholarship need, connection to the hospital and enrollment in an accredited university or college. The medical staff scholarship program also includes scholarships for area high school students as well as medical students attending the UW– Madison’s School of Medicine and Public Health or the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.

    Award Amount: Varies
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 2, 2020

Wisconsin Association of Cheer & POMS Coaches (WACPC)

  • Description:

    WACPC is proud to offer up to twenty-individual-$1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors who are involved in the sport of CHEER or DANCE TEAM.

    REQUIRED CRITERIA:

    • Team Coach must be a current member of WACPC
    • Academic Achievement
    • Extracurricular Activities
    • Graduating Senior
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale

    MATERIAL SUBMISSION:

    • Completed Scholarship Application Online
    • List of School/Work/Community Activities - list of activity and total number of hours from 9th through 12th grade.  (Document Upload Required)
    • Evaluations from Coach and one other Teacher/Administrator/Community Representative click below for evaluation forms.  These are to be emailed by writer directly to registration@wacpc.com.
    • Personal Essay - 500 word limit.  (Document Upload Required)
    • Copy of High School Transcript - must show seven COMPLETED semesters through the end of semester one senior year. (Document Upload Required)
    • Wallet size senior class picture - vertical head shot is required. (Document Upload Required)
    • All materials must be completed by March 1st, 2020

    Award Amount: $1,000
    Application:CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2020

Wisconsin Mathematics Council , Texas Instruments Scholarship Award

  • Description:

    The Arne Engebretsen Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the man who dedicated his entire teaching career to improving the quality of mathematics education in the state of Wisconsin, the country and the world. He was, in the finest sense, a master teacher. Integral to his work was the use of technology and more specifically, hand-held graphing calculators.

    Award Amount: Two $2,000
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2020

Wisconsin Security Association (WISA)

  • Description:

    The Wisconsin Security Association (WISA), is pleased to announce the availability of two college scholarships for graduating seniors whose parents are full-time, active members of a Wisconsin police or fire department. One $1,500 Youth Scholarship will be awarded to a son/daughter of an active-duty police department member and one to a son/daughter of an active-duty fire department member. Since 2010 WISA has awarded $28,000 in scholarships.

    What you'll need to complete the application:

    • Official High School Transcripts
    • Official SAT/ACT Scores
    • Letter of Recommendation
      (from high school counselor, teacher or outside agency.)
    • College Acceptance Letter
    • Resume
    • Proof of Parent’s Occupation
      (copy of ID or supervisory letter on station letterhead is acceptable.)
    • Essay: “What it means to me to have my parent/guardian involved in securing our community.” (500-1,000 words)
    • Completed Community Service Form

    Award Amount: $1,500 – Son/Daughter of Fire Service
                              $1,500 – Son/Daughter of Law Enforcement
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 6, 2020

The BBB Student of Integrity Scholarship

  • Ten (10) -$2,500 scholarships will be awarded to Wisconsin high school students who have demonstrated character, leadership and ethical values and are continuing their education at an accredited college in the fall of 2019. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

    ApplicationApply Here   

    Deadline: January 16, 2020 by 4:00 p.m.

AABE Scholarship

  • Description:

    Through the work of various members of the AABE National Scholarship Committee, Chapter Presidents, Regional Directors, local Scholarship Committees and many AABE volunteers nationwide, the AABE Scholarship Program is advertised and applications are solicited from eligible candidates nation-wide. AABE local chapters review the applications received and select local scholarship winners, from which the top ranked candidates are forwarded to the National Scholarship Committee for consideration of regional and national awards.

    Eligibility Criteria:

    • Unweighted academic average of B or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale)
    • Graduating high school senior who intends to enroll next semester in an accredited college or university
    • Pursuing a business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematics field
    • Underrepresented minority (African Americans, Hispanic or Native Americans)

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

4-H Foundation Scholarships

  • Description:

    The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation will award more than $15,000 in scholarships to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education in 2020. To be considered for financial support, applications must be received via email by the Wisconsin 4-H Foundation on or before March 16, 2020, 5:00PM.

    Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships are awarded to students based on demonstrated personal growth, development and leadership, academic performance and future educational goals.

    To be eligible for Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships, students must have been a Wisconsin 4-H member for at least three years; have a grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, and be enrolled or planning to enroll at a university, college or technical school during the 2020-2021 academic school year.

    Award Amount: Varies
    Application:  CLICK HERE  
    Application Deadline: March 16, 2020

UW-Credit Union Scholarship

  • Description:

    The credit union has a long history of community support through efforts that positively impact quality of life. Our Community Values Scholarship Program1 provides college scholarships to students who are committed to community service. The scholarship recognizes individuals who share the credit union’s commitment to making our communities stronger and better places to live. Annually from January to March, members may complete and submit an application form.

    Eligibility:

    1. Applicants must be new or returning full-time undergraduate students attending a UW System school, Madison College or Edgewood College in the fall of the application year.

    2. Applicants must be members of UW Credit Union for at least 6 months from application deadline, either individually or joint on an account with a parent or guardian, and their account must be in good standing.

    3. UW Credit Union employees and their family members are not eligible to apply. UW Credit Union Board members and volunteers, as well as their family members, are also not eligible to apply.

    4. Previous recipients of the UW Credit Union Community Values Scholarship are not eligible to apply.

    Award Amount: 5- $3,000
    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

Wisconsin FFA Foundation Scholarship

  • Description:

    • Applicants must use the current year Wisconsin FFA Foundation Post-Secondary Scholarship Application to be eligible for scholarship selection.
    • Please complete the electronic application, proof it carefully for errors, print and get the required signatures, and mail the complete application to the Wisconsin FFA Foundation.
    • Do not change the font size to less than 10 pt in any part of the application.
    • Use only the space provided plus a one page statement of support.
    • Do not place application in any type of binder or cover.
    • Application must be postmarked and digital photo received by March 20, 2020.

      Mail applications to:        Wisconsin FFA Foundation
    •                                       Attn: Scholarships
    •                                       1241 John Q. Hammons Dr., Ste. 200
    •                                       Madison, WI 53717
    1. Only one application is needed per applicant. The scholarship selection committee will consider all applicants for any scholarships for which they qualify.
    2. All scholarship recipients will be listed in a press release that will contain their name, scholarship awarded, and chapter affiliation after the selection process.
    3. Scholarships will be paid after successful completion of the first semester and upon receipt of second semester registration. An official college transcript is required. The full amount of Short Course Scholarships will be paid after successful completion of the course.
    4. Eligibility Requirements:
    5. The applicant must be a member in good standing of the Wisconsin Association of FFA through membership in a recognized FFA Chapter.
    6. The applicant must be at least a senior in high school, or already enrolled in college, and have maintained a satisfactory scholastic record in school.
    7. The applicant must major in a program offered through an accredited university or technical college with special consideration given to students with interests in agriculture, unless specified by the sponsor.

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 20, 2020

IDEA Scholarship

  • Description:

    WACAC will provide scholarships to first generation, low-income students who are pursuing higher education in Wisconsin, regardless of citizenship status.  Scholarship recipients will receive a one-time award of $500 to be used towards higher education expenses during the 2020-2021 school year.  

    Qualifications:

    To be considered for the scholarship, students must:

    Award Amount: $500
    ApplicationCLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin, Inc.

  • Description: 

      • You must be sponsored by an active PIA Member
        • If you need a sponsor, visit the PIAW website to find a PIAW member in your area who would be willing to sponsor you: www.piaw.org/membership/Find an Agent.
        • Make contact and request a sponsorship.
        • There is NO obligation to purchase insurance from your sponsor.
      • You must be a High-School Senior or College Freshman

      What You Will Need

      • Ask your sponsor to write a referral statement of up to 750 characters.
      • Have your sponsor contact information available.
      • Prepare a statement of up to 1500 characters telling us about your post-graduation career plans.

    Award Amount: $3,000
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board Scholarship Program

  • Description: 

    The Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board is offering $1,000 scholarships to individuals that will be third or fourthyear college students during the 2020-21 academic year.

    Any Wisconsin resident who is currently enrolled as a full-time student at a four-year Wisconsin school and is pursuing a dairy-related or food science degree is eligible for scholarship consideration. PREVIOUS RECIPIENTS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO APPLY.

    All applicants are required to submit an application electronically as a PDF no later than MARCH 20, 2020. Save application as LAST NAME, FIRST NAME and e-mail to katzman@idcnet.com using the subject – Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board Scholarship Application. Attach your transcript as a separate document. HAND-WRITTEN APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. MAILED APPLICATIONS/TRANSCRIPTS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

    Applicants will be evaluated on involvement and leadership in dairy-related activities, scholastic achievement and career objectives. The scholarship committee will select finalists from the eligible applications received. Finalists will be interviewed, with the recipients to be recognized at both the Dairyland Youth Celebration and Blue Ribbon Dairy Products Auction during the 2020 Wisconsin State Fair. Please note that in order for continued consideration students selected for an interview must be available during normal business hours on the interview date.

    Scholarship recipients must continue enrollment in the suggested curriculum and maintain an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher or forfeit scholarship monies. Scholarships will be awarded at the completion of the first semester and at the time the Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board has received a copy of registration for the second semester and a current transcript.

    For more information, contact Katy Katzman at 262-903-6727 or katzman@idcnet.com.

    Award Amount: $1,000
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 20, 2020

Kohler Credit Union

  • Description:

    • Student or parents must be Kohler Credit Union members prior January 1, 2020
    • Student must have a cumulative high school grade point of at least 3.25 (on a 4-point scale).
    • Student must have definite plans to attend a 4-year college or university full-time in the state of Wisconsin.
    • Student must have a high school record that indicates achievement and high standards in scholarship, character, leadership, citizenship, and involvement in school and community activities.

    The digital application will become available to students on our website on January 2, 2020 (kohlercu.com/scholarships). The application deadline for the 2020 scholarships is March 15, 2020.

    Award Amount: $10,000 (The $10,000 scholarship will be awarded to students in renewable installments of $2500 each school year for up to four years.)
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2020

Wisconsin Hispanic Scholarship Foundation, Inc.

  • Description: 

    • Must be a Wisconsin resident.
    • Must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA
    • Must have applied to or be enrolled in a Wisconsin college/university.
    • Must be a full-time student. (12 credits or more)
    • Must complete a minimum of 20 hours of volunteer service for the WHSF/Mexican Fiesta. (Dates and times to be determined by the Committee)
    • Must be a minimum of 25 % of Hispanic descent.
    • College/University applicant must submit current official or unofficial transcripts.
    • High school seniors applicant must submit current official or unofficial transcripts, acceptance letter and copy of ACT or SAT score report.
    • Attend the Student Informational Forum Decisions of Today, Impact of Tomorrow (Not mandatory)

    Please visit the link below for more information and to access the application.

    Award Amount: Amount Varies 
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 31, 2020