Other Scholarships

The Department of Children and Families (DCF) Scholarship for Youth in Out-of Home Care

Requirements
  • Have been in out-of home care (OHC) placement for at least six months after the age of 15 and left OHC at age 18
  • Have been in OHC for at least six months after the age of 15 and adopted after the age of 16
  • Have been in OHC placement in Wisconsin as described above
  • Have been in OHC placement in another state but has become a resident of Wisconsin prior to attending a Wisconsin postsecondary institution
  • Be accepted into a postsecondary institution at the time the application is submitted
  • Be age 20 or less, unless enrolled in a post-secondary program on his/her 21st birthday, extending eligibility to age 23
Amount:  Up to cost of attendance and may not exceed $5,000
Deadline:  Ongoing
Application:  Click here

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

Requirements
  • Be African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander or Hispanic American
  • Be Citizens, legal permanent residents or nationals of the United States
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 on an unweighted 4.0 scale or earned a GED
  • Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities
  • Meet Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria
  • Enroll for the first time at a U.S. located , accredited college or university (with the exception of students concurrently pursuing a high school diploma) in the fall as a full-time, degree seeking, first year student
Amount: TBD
Deadline: January 13, 2016
Application: http://www.gmsp.org/

Tool, Die & Machining of WI

Scholarship One - Award up to $500

Requirements
  • Must be WI Resident
  • In Tool and Die Program
  • Complete Essay
Amount:  $500.00
Deadline:  January 15th for Spring –AND- June 15th for Fall

Scholarship Two - Tools to Succeed Program

Requirements
  • Please see Deb in the Student Services Office- West Bend Campus or your Tool & Die Instructor
Amount:  Kennedy 11-Drawer Steel Toolbox
Deadline:  Awarded in Fall semester only
Application:  Click here or call 262-532-2440

UMOS National Farmworker Jobs Program

Requirements
  • Have farm work background or be a dependent of parents who have farm work background during the past 2 years (i.e. Crops, cannery, dairy, nurseries, poultry, Christmas trees/wreaths, farm animal care, greenhouse, hay bailing or any other related farm work).
  • U.S. citizen or legal resident
  • Must be 18 years of age & all males must be registered with the Selective Service
  • Enrolled in a certificate or other short term program, 1 year or less, not covered by federal or state financial aid
Amount:  Up to $4,000
Deadline:  TBD
Application:  Call UMOS, Inc. for more information and ask for Juan M. Lopez at 414-791-8174.

WOW Workforce Development Board- Reveal Your Passion for Manufacturing Scholarship Program 

Requirements

·         Applicants must be between the ages of 17 and 24

·         Applicants must reside in Waukesha, Ozaukee or Washington County

·         Highly motivated and pursuing a career in the industrial and manufacturing sector

·         High school diploma or equivalent

·         Held a minimum of a 2.5 GPA in high school

·         Can demonstrate need for financial assistance

·         Can provide college acceptance letter and/or class schedule related to an industrial and manufacturing program

Amount: $4,000

Deadline: September 7th, 2015
Application: http://www.wowwdb.org/scholarship.htm

 

 

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