Eagle Scout of the Year

  • Description:

     
    The American Legion honors the Eagle Scout of the Year at the national convention with a $10,000 scholarship. The three runners-up get $2,500. Eligibility requirements specify that a nominee must be registered, active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew chartered to an American Legion Post, American Legion Auxiliary Unit, or Sons of the American Legion Squadron, OR be registered, active member of a duly chartered Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew and the son or grandson of a Legionnaire or Auxiliary member; have received the Eagle Scout Award; be an active member of his religious institution and have received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem; have demonstrated practical citizenship in church, school, Scouting, and community; have reached his 15th birthday; and be enrolled in high school at the time of selection.
     
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2021

American Legion Auxiliary Spirit of Youth Scholarship for Junior Members

  • Description:

    Five scholarships in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded for the 2020-2021 Auxiliary year. One scholarship will be awarded in each Division of the American Legion Auxiliary. All are gift scholarships and are not loans. 

    RULES: Candidates for this award shall be/shall have been Junior members of the American Legion Auxiliary; said member to have held Junior membership in the American Legion Auxiliary for the past three years and must hold a membership card for the current (2021) year. Applicant must continue her membership in the American Legion Auxiliary during the four-year-scholarship period. Please read entire eligibility guidelines

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: on or before March 1, 2021

American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships (Wisconsin and National)

  • Description:

    CHILDREN OF WARRIORS NATIONAL PRESIDENTS’ SCHOLARSHIP

    Fifteen scholarships will be awarded for the 2020-2021 Auxiliary year. Three scholarships will be awarded in each Division of the American Legion Auxiliary: one in the amount of $3,500, one in the amount of $3,000 and one in the amount of $2,500. All are gift scholarships and not loans. Candidates for this award shall be daughters, sons, grandsons, granddaughters, great-granddaughters, great-grandsons of veterans who served in the Armed Forces during eligibility dates for membership in The American Legion. 

    • April 6, 1917 through November 11, 1918 (WWI) 
    • December 7, 1941 through December 31, 1946 (WWII) 
    • June 25, 1950 through January 31, 1955 (Korea) 
    • February 28, 1961 through May 7, 1975 (Vietnam) 
    • August 24, 1982 through July 31, 1984 (Grenada and Lebanon) 
    • December 20, 1989 through January 31, 1990 (Panama) 
    • August 2, 1990 to the date of cessation of hostilities (Persian Gulf to present) 

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline:  March 1, 2021

AHEPA Milwaukee Chapter #43 - AHEPA Scholarship Foundation

  • Description/Criteria:

    In order to be eligible fo an AHEPA Milwaukee Chapter #43 scholarship, an applicant MUST meet BOTH of the following criteria:
    • All applicants must be senior high school students eligible for graduation at the end of the 2020-2021 school year; and
    • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

    In order to be eligible for an AHEPA Milwaukee Chapter #43 scholarship, an applicant MUST meet ONE of the following criteria:

    • A child or grandchild of a member of Milwaukee AHEPA Chapter #43 or Daughters of Penelope Hector 103. (If the grandchild does not reside in the six-county area Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Sheboygan, Washington, and Waukesha Counties- their father must be an AHEPAN and/or mother a DOP of a different chapter.)
    • Be of Hellenic descent and reside in the six-county area.


    Application Requirements:

    • Include a certified transcript of grades from the applicant’s high school. The official correspondence must include class rank;
    • A certified copy of either the ACT or SAT test results (not required if noted on official transcript);
    • A letter of recommendation from an educator at the applicant's high school (submitted separately, by the educator);
    • Athletic award applicants must also submit a letter of recommendation from a high school coach;
    • A recent photograph of the applicant, no larger than 2 ½ x 3 ½, which becomes the property of the Scholarship Foundation;
    • Applications must be submitted on time, received by the deadline, Monday, March 1st, 2021. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
    • A two-paragraph biography (only two paragraphs, please) that includes the applicant’s high school, intended major, intended university or technical college, a few accomplishments, and a sentence or two from a letter of recommendation. The biography is required for the Event Program and is not used for scholarship evaluation purposes. Please email your biography to scholarships@ahepa43.org.
    • Qualified applicants will be required to participate in a personal interview via a ZOOM teleconference on March 21st, 2021.

    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2021

Culver’s VIP Foundation Scholarship

  • Description:

    The Culver’s Foundation Scholarship Program helps a broad range of Culver’s team members attend college through academic merit and need-based scholarships. Since the inception, the Scholarship Program has awarded over $5 million in scholarships to more than 3,000 Culver’s team members.

    For the upcoming academic year, over $500,000 in scholarships will be distributed with individual scholarship amounts ranging from $1,500 - $3,000 each. The awards recognize well-rounded individuals who demonstrate ambition and academic excellence. Financial need is taken into consideration when determining the amount of scholarship awarded.

    Before filling out the application, please carefully review the important information below. Start the application process early in order to allow your references time to complete their portion and allow enough time to obtain your most recent official transcript and complete the application form.

    We welcome your application and wish you the best.

    To be considered eligible, you must: 

    • Be employed at Culver's at least one year as of January 1, 2021.
    • Have worked at Culver's at least 500 hours from January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020.
    • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale.
    • Plans to enroll in any accredited undergraduate program at a 2 or 4 year college, university, or technical/vocational school in the 2020/21 academic year. 
    • Be employed with Culver's at the time of the scholarship announcements (May 2021)

    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2021

American Welding Society Section Scholarship

  • Description:

    • Complete the attached Financial Aid Report that must be completed by a Financial Aid officer at your college if you have completed one or more semesters at a technical college.
    • Attach an unofficial transcript of your grades from any technical education classes you have taken even if you have not graduated. If you are already registered for a program, include a copy of your courses for the current semester.
    • Attach two personal statements of your career goals. Limit your response to one page total word processed. PLEASE ASK THEM TO TYPE THIS STATEMENT

    Statement 1: Why welding as a career?
    Statement 2: Why did you choose to go to a technical college for your education?

    Email one copy of the application to karen.gilgenbach@airgas.com. Applications will not be accepted after the due date under any circumstances. Incomplete applications are not accepted for award allocation. If you don’t receive a confirmation email from Karen your application was not received.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2021

Beauty Schools Marketing Group

  • Description:

    Do you dream of the day you can graduate from cosmetology school and pass the state licensing exams for a rewarding career in beauty, but you’re not sure how you’re going to pay for it? Are you looking for a way to pay for your cosmetology education at the beauty school of your dreams? Apply now for a chance to win a $2,500 cosmetology scholarship from Beauty Schools Marketing Group!

    Award Amount: $2,500
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2021

Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship

  • Description: 

    • Submit original photo, artwork or computer graphics for the front of a greeting card.
    • Contest submissions accepted from: June 10, 2020 - March 9, 2021.
    • Winner will be announced May 17, 2021.
    • Age Eligibility: Must be 14 years or older at time of entry and be enrolled in High School, College, University or Homeschool.
    • The finalists will again be decided by voting!

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 9, 2021

Advia Foundation Youth Scholarship

  • Description:

    Advia Credit Union is now accepting applications for our Youth Scholarship program!
    A few details:

    • Scholarships are $1,000 each
    • Must be a graduating high school senior who is an Advia member
    • Applications are accepted now through March 12, 2021
    • Applications are submitted entirely online

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 12, 2021

SAE International

  • Description:

    Through generous contributions from various individuals, corporations, and universities, SAE International is proud to award scholarship money to both undergraduate and graduate engineering students. Funded through the SAE Foundation, these scholarships encourage academic excellence and help students around the world to pursue their passion for engineering.

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2021

ITE Diversity Scholars Program

  • Description:

    This program is open to any U.S. high school student of African-American; Native American, Alaskan, and Hawaiian; or Hispanic/Latino heritage with an interest in a career in transportation and seeking to study transportation engineering, planning, or in a related-field at a school with an established ITE Student Chapter.

    Eligibility Requirements

    The following criteria must be met by the high school applicant and maintained by the undergraduate student:

    • United States high school student of African-American; Native American, Alaskan, and Hawaiian; or Hispanic/Latino heritage
    • United States citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States
    • Intended or declared major in transportation engineering, planning, or a related field,
    • Full-time enrollment or intended enrollment at an accredited college or university with an ITE student chapter,
    • Good academic standing
      • Minimum high school grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale),
      • Minimum ACT math score of 19 or SAT math score of 510
    • Additional preferences:
      • First generation college student (neither parent received a baccalaureate degree),
      • Low household income  - applicants that are eligible for Pell Grants will be given priority, but those not eligible for Pell Grants will still be considered

    ApplicationCLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2021

The American Association of Blacks in Energy

  • Description:

    A professional association composed of African Americans in the energy industry.  Through its Scholarship Program, the Association seeks to help increase the number of African Americans, Hispanics and Native Americans (underrepresented minorities) in energy related fields.  By doing so, we help our nation address a critical need and a challenge to our future economic vitality in the world market.

    To be eligible for a new scholarship, all four (4) of the following requirements must be met:

    • The student must have an unweighted academic average of “B” or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale).
    • The student must be a graduating high school senior who intends to enroll the next semester following high school graduation in an accredited college or university.
    • The student must be one of the historically underrepresented minorities in the sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines. (African American, Hispanic or Native American)

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 7, 2021

Anthony J. Bralick Scholarship

  • This scholarship is a memorial to Anthony J. Bralick so his family can continue his tradition of teaching and learning.

    Requirements:

    • Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following disciplines: History, Education, Economics, Political Science, Pre-Law or Philosophy.
    • Applicant needs to be a senior in the upper half of their class
    • Applicant needs a letter of recommendation from a past or current Social Studies teacher
    • Requires an essay of 1,000 words or less.


    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Essay: Essay Information
    Application Deadline: April 15, 2021

Davidson Institute Fellows Scholarship

  • Description/Criteria:

    Scholarships are awarded to extraordinary young people under the age of 18 who completed a significant piece of work. Application categories are Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Literature, Music, Philosophy and Outside the Box. Davidson Fellows are honored every year in Washington, D.C. with Congressional meetings and a special reception. Please see website for all details as there are several types of scholarships available

    Award Amounts: The Davidson Fellows scholarship awards $10,000, $25,000 and $50,000 scholarships
    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 10, 2021