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
Available by clicking here

Tool, Die & Machining of WI - Scholarship 1

Requirements
  • Enrolled in a Machine Tool Operations or Tool & Die Program
  • WI Resident
  • Complete Application and Essay
Amount
Up to $500.00
Deadline
Ongoing - Fall semester: June 15; Spring semester: January 15
Application
Available at www.tdmaw.org/trainScholarships.html

Note: Students may reapply.


Tool, Die & Machining of WI - Scholarship 2:  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

Jaycees of Wisconsin Foundation - Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship

Requirements
  • Nontraditional students - those returning to school after a break in their formal education
  • Full time student
  • Three letters of recommendation
Amount
$1000.00 (Scholarship Committee will review all applications received and award the funds accordingly.)
Deadline
June 30, 2014
Application:
click here

Shawano Area Community Foundation

Requirements
  • Widow who is too young for Social Security assistance
  • part or full-time student
  • preference to Shawano area residents
Amount
 Up to $1000.00 
Deadline
Not supplied, please call 920-830-1290
Application:  www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarships or scholarships@cffoxvalley.org

Sam Hennessee Scholarship

Requirements
  • Enrolled in a program for an Associate Degree in Applied Science or greater in the Medical field
  • Must reside in or have graduated from Green Lake, Marquette county or Waushara High School
Amount
 $1000.00 
Deadline
May 16, 2014
Application:  See attached.

Note:  Applicant must submit essay, letter of recommendation, and letter from school confirming attendance.  Please see application for requirements.


Lineworker Scholarship Program

Requirements
  • Any applicant enrolling in a lineworker program or any applicant who can prove they are on a waiting list for the next open enrollment period.  Preference will be given to OEC members, and residents of Monroe, Juneau, Jackson, Sauk, and Wood counties.
Amount
 One $1,000.00 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant pursuing a post secondary education in an electric lineworker program. 
Deadline
Applicant must complete and submit the scholarship application to Oakdale Electric Cooperative by August 29th, 2014.
Other
Recipients must be enrolled in a lineworker program to begin in the fall of each year.  In the event the lineworker program is full and the college of choice is maintaining a student waiting list, the recipient must provide proof in writing in order to hold funds for the next open enrollment period.
Application:  http://www.oakdalerec.com/sites/oakdalerec.coopwebbuilder.com/files/2014_lineworker_scholarship.pdf

WHPRMS - Wisconsin Healthcare Public Relations & Marketing Society

Attendance:  Conference held in Wisconsin Dells

Requirements
  • Marketing student
  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Amount:  Up to $750.00 in scholarship money, plus registration fees and stay in Dells

    Deadline
    June 27, 2014
    Application:  www.WHPRMS.org
                       

    Fond du Lac Area Foundation

    Scholarship Offering:  Fond du Lac Community Theatre

    Requirements
    • Solely based on Fond du Lac Community Theatre involvement
    • High school senior or student currently enrolled in an advanced educational institution
    • Give brief acceptance speech at FDLCT's annual members meeting on July 15th.
    Amount
     $500.00
    Deadline
    April 30, 2014
    Application:  Click here

      Fond du Lac Area Foundation

      Scholarship Offering:  Lewis Hack & Lois Hack Scholarship Fund

      Requirements
    • Solely based on Fond du Lac Community Theatre involvement.
    • High school senior or student currently enrolled in an advanced educational institution
    • Give brief acceptance speech at FDLCT's annual members meeting on July 15th
    • Full Time Student
      Amount
     $500.00
      Deadline
    April 30, 2014
      Application: Click here

       Fond du Lac Area Foundation

      Scholarship Offering:  IAM Local Lodge #1947

      Requirements
    • Paying member or family of a paying member of Local Lodge #1947
    • Transcripts with 2.5 or greater GPA
    • View paragraph of other possible criteria for Scholarship
      Amount
     Not indicated - selected by random drawing at monthly union meeting
      Deadline
    April 30, 2014
      Application:  Click here

    Wisconsin Laboratory Association (WLA) Scholarship Committee

    Requirements
    • Water Quality Program Student or Non-medical laboratory related field
    • 3.0 GPA
    • Submit application, current transcripts, 2 letters of recommendation from the student's instructors
    Amount
     $1000.00 (2) 
    Deadline
    May 30, 2014
    Application:  www.wisconsinlabassociation.org

    Wisconsin Water Association

    Requirements
    • Student planning to pursue the Water Quality Technical Program
    • 3.0 GPA
    • US Citizen & Wisconsin Resident
    • Additional consideration will be given to student members of AWWA
    Amount
     Multiple awards up to $1000.00
    Deadline
    May 2, 2014
    Application:  www.wiawwa.org/?page=Scholarship

    Building Inspectors Association

    Title:  Dennis Peterman Scholarship

    Requirements
    • 2nd year students
    • Construction related field
    • Full time student
    • Letters of recommendation
    • Essay
    Amount
     Max of $1500.00 (possible 7 awards)
    Deadline
    May 31, 2014
    Application:  click here

    Wisconsin Women in Government, Inc.

    Title:  Dennis Peterman Scholarship

    Requirements
    • Female with financial need
    • Enrolled Full Time
    • Leadership and Public Service
    • Transcripts
    • Letters of Recommendation
    Amount
    $3000.00
    Deadline
    May 2, 2014
    Application:  click here