American Welding Society District Scholarship

  • Description:

    The purpose of the District Scholarship program is to promote welding education on a district level. Eligibility Overview:
    Most importantly, you must be enrolled in a welding-related educational or training program.
    **You must be a high school graduate or possess a GED equivalent.
    **You must complete the scholarship application and provide any additional documentation as required by the application’s instructions.
    **Some District Scholarships require you to be an AWS member while others do not. To apply for an AWS Student Membership, please visit the Student Membership page.

    Application Process

    Filling out the scholarship application is a relatively easy process.  The form is self-explanatory; it clearly states what kind of information is needed to apply. Make sure that you fill out the form completely. The more information you provide, the easier it will be for the District Scholarship Committee to determine your eligibility.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 1, 2021


American Legion Auxiliary Scholarships (Wisconsin and National)

  • Description:


    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, 2022

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

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

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

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

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

The General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD)

  • Description: 

    The General Society of Mayflower Descendants (GSMD) Scholarship Program is offering scholarships to graduating high school seniors who are Mayflower descendants and will be attending a four-year college or university or two-year community college.

    In the spirit of the Mayflower settlers seeking to better themselves by moving to a new and uncharted world, special consideration will be given to applicants who have demonstrated a commitment to bettering themselves.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 15, 2021

Kay Battista Scholarship

  • Description:

    1. Be a high school senior, a college undergraduate, a college graduate student seeking a first teaching certificate, or a college graduate seeking a graduate level degree in education.
    2. Have the equivalent of a C or better grade point average in the most recent school you attended (high school or college).
    3. Be endorsed by an active NNSTOY member. Ms. Sarahi Monterrey would be the endorser for North students. 
    4. Provide three (3) letters of recommendation.
    5. Meet the deadline for applying.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline:  April 10, 2021

Advia Foundation Youth Scholarship

  • Description:

    Advia Credit Union takes pride in supporting the educational goals of our members and their families. We believe education plays a critical role in the future strength of our communities. We are committed to building long-lasting relationships with our members and contributing to the promotion of financial health for a lifetime. Giving back through our annual scholarship program is an example of this commitment.

    Please submit the following:
    • A complete application with all supporting documents. Partial applications will not be reviewed.
    • A typed, double-spaced essay in a Word or PDF document – 500 words or less (see instructions below).
    • Official high school transcript.
    • Letter of acceptance from an accredited college/university or trade school (copies only).
    • 1-3 sentences stating what the scholarship would mean for your future educational goals. Word or PDF documents only.
    • 1-2 supporting documents explaining your leadership, community involvement, and/or academic achievements (copies only).
    All applicants must meet the following criteria:
    • Must be a member in good standing of Advia Credit Union.* Listing the account of a parent or guardian does not qualify,
    and the application will be considered void.
    • Must be accepted for enrollment in a college or trade school (minimum 9 credit hours per semester).
    • Graduating high school senior in 2022.
    • All entries must be received by March 11, 2022. Scholarship applicants will be notified of award status on or before April 30, 2022. 

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 11, 2022

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

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

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

Waukesha Masonic Lodge #37 Josh Smeiska Memorial Scholarship

Cystic Fibrosis Scholarship Foundation

  • Description:

    The program is available to those who will be enrolled in an undergraduate program or vocational school in the fall of 2019. Scholarships will be awarded based on a combination of financial need, academic achievement, and leadership. Students must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 credit hours per semester. Approximately 60% of the students who have applied in the past have been awarded scholarships. Awards may be used for tuition, books, and room and board. Awards will be sent directly to the institution that the student is attending. Both single year and multi-year awards are made, generally for $1000 per year. Students can reapply the following year for an additional award, but there is no guarantee they will receive one.

    Award Amout: $1,000
    Application: CLICK HERE OR Application is in Student Services
    Application Deadline: Various spring dates

P.E.O. Star Scholarship

  • Description:

    This is a non-renewable $2,500 scholarship for graduating high school senior women which must be used in the academic year following graduation or it will be forfeited. Any young woman is eligible to be recommended for the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship provided she exhibits excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service and potential for future success and has a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

    • Is in the final academic year (senior year) of her secondary education and  is 20 years of age or under at the end of the calendar year
    • Is a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada
    • Plans to attend an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the United States or Canada, full-time or part-time, in the fall of the academic year following high school 
    • Is recommended by and receives the vote of a local P.E.O. chapter

    Award Amount: $2,500
    ApplicationCLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: March 30, 2019  - Receipients will be notified by April 30

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

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund (JMSMSF)

  • Description: 

    a. US citizen or permanent resident of US

    b. GPA of 3.0 (out of a 4.0 scale)/equivalent or higher

    c. High school senior who will matriculate full-time at a fully accredited four-year college or university within the fifty states or the District of Columbia

    d. Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community services or other extra-curricular activities

    e. Combined adjusted income of the parent (s) can’t exceed $50,000

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 31, 2021

The "No Sweat" Scholarship

  • Description:

    There's no minimum GPA and no long essay to write.

    Just sign up and apply!

    • Create a FREE Student Cirkled In account
    • Increase your chances of winning by completing your portfolio

    And that's it!

    Award Amount: $2,500
    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: March 31, 2021