Other Scholarships

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

  • 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
Up to cost of attendance and may not exceed $5,000
Available by clicking here

Tool, Die & Machining of WI - Scholarship 1

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

Note: Students may reapply.

Tool, Die & Machining of WI - Scholarship 2:  Tools to Succeed Program

  • Please see your Tool & Die Instructor
Kennedy 11-Drawer Steel Toolbox
Awarded in Fall semester only

Shawano Area Community Foundation

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

Lineworker Scholarship Program

  • 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.
 One $1,000.00 scholarship will be awarded to an applicant pursuing a post secondary education in an electric lineworker program. 
Applicant must complete and submit the scholarship application to Oakdale Electric Cooperative by August 29th, 2014.
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

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

  • Must be able to validate acceptance and enrollment for the Fall 2015 term at a 4-year university before awards will be disbursed.
  • Currently pursuing first undergraduate program
  • Must complete FAFSA for the 2015/2016 school year.
  • Must be a US Citizen, legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or valid passport stamped I-551, or be granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status.  See more at:  http://hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/#sthash.wXRnUWy5.dpuf
 $1000.00 to $15000.00 
Application period opens September 1, 2014 - closing date not available at this time
Application:  www.HSF.net/scholarships

Wisconsin Society of Medical Assistants/Memorial Scholarship Award

  • Wisconsin Resident
  • Enrollment in a CAAHEP Medical Assisting Program
  • GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Documented financial need
  • Completed WSMA Memorial Scholarship Award Application
  • Letter of recommendation from academic instructor
February 1, 2015
Application: Memorial Scholarship application form