Thea Bowman Institute For Excellence & Leadership Scholarship Program

  • Description: 

    Alverno College will offer up to 20 full-tuition scholarships to Black women who meet the following criteria and exhibit a strong desire to serve as leaders in their communities:

    • High school graduate in 2021
    • Demonstrated record of academic success
    • Admissible to Alverno College
    • Clear evidence of civic and/or community engagement in high school, community and/or place of worship
    • Ability to discuss intended college major and career goals
    • Successful interview with the selection committee

    Scholarships are renewable for up to four years based on full-time enrollment, satisfactory academic progress, active engagement in all program activities and opportunities, and successful progress toward four-year degree completion.

    To Apply:

    • Complete the Alverno College Admissions Application at
    • Submit your official high school transcript (You can use an online service such as Parchment)
    • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and include Alverno’s code: 003832
    • Complete the application below, which includes submission of an essay

    Award Amount: Up to 20 full-tuition scholarships
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: May 1, 2021

Kids Chance of Wisconsin Scholarship

  • Description:

    • Must be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with a Wisconsin based employer.
    • Must be a Wisconsin resident between the ages of 16 and 25 at the time of the application.
    • Must have a high school diploma, GED or be a high school student in good standing. Academic achievement, aptitude, extracurricular activities, and community service of the applicant are considered.
    • Grade point average will be reviewed against the number of hours the applicant works and his/her community involvement.
    • Must be pursuing a primary college or university degree (bachelor's or associate's) or vocational education and training (certificate or license) from any accredited school.
    • Must demonstrate financial need.

    ApplicationCLICK HERE
    Application DeadlineMay 1, 2021

Polish Heritage Club

  • Description: 

    1. Applicant must be of verifiable Polish ancestry OR studying the Polish language, history, society or culture OR be significantly engaged with Polish culture.

    2. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident

    3. Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident

    4. Applicant must be enrolling or enrolled in an educational program seeking the associate or bachelor’s degree in any field of study at an accredited U.S. university or college

    5. Applicant has demonstrated excellent academic performance. Successful applicants will usually have a grade point average of at least a 3.0 on a four-point scale.

    Award Amount: $1,000
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: May 15, 2021

Brewers Community Foundation-Alan H. Selig Scholarship

  • Description:

    The Allan H. Selig Scholarship Program was created in the name of former Brewers President and Commissioner Emeritus of Baseball Allan H. (Bud) Selig. Funding for the scholarships is the result of proceeds donated by Major League Baseball, from the All-Star Workout Day, part of the 2002 All-Star festivities held at Miller Park. Commissioner Selig has deep ties to Milwaukee and Wisconsin and he has also had a long-term commitment to educational excellence.

    Applicants must be graduating seniors from a Wisconsin High School Class of 2020 and accepted to a college or university based in the State of Wisconsin. Selected candidates will receive $2,500, annually, renewable each year for a total of $10,000 over four years.

    Application:  CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: 2020-2021 Date to be determined

Brewers Community Foundation-Player/Coaches Scholarship

  • Description:

    The Players/Coaches Scholarship Program is made possible thanks to Milwaukee Brewers players and coaches commitment to educational opportunities for youth. This scholarship is a one year award that varies in amounts from season to season for students who plan to attend or are currently attending a college and university in Wisconsin. Generally scholarship awards have been between $1,000.00 and $2,500.00.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: 2020-2021 Date to be determined

Miller Park Community Scholarship Program

  • Description:

     The Miller Park Community Scholarship Program provided its first award in 2013. Eligible applicants must be a must be a female or minority student residing in either Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington or Racine County. Applicant must also be a student pursuing studies in a construction related field at a college or university based in the State of Wisconsin. Scholarship awards will be of varying amounts based on need.

    As a recipient of one of our scholarships, you will need to:

    • Complete at least 12 credits each semester.
    • Maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.8 or higher.
    • Agree to be present at a pre-game introduction ceremony for scholarship awardees at Miller Park on a date and time to be determined.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: 2020-2021 Date to be determined

Wisconsin Towns Association Scholarship

  • Description:

    Each year, in partnership with Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Scott Construction, the Wisconsin Towns Association offers seven $1,000 scholarships to students who are graduating from a Wisconsin public or private high school and will be attending a Wisconsin public or private college or university in the fall of that year. Applicants are required to write a 500-1000 word essay on a specific topic that relates to town government. Proof of enrollment in a Wisconsin private or public college is required.  

    2022 Scholarship Topic:

    "What can Wisconsin’s leaders do to increase young adult interest in serving on a town board"

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: May 27, 2022