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

Marine's Memorial Association

Scholarship Offering:  College Scholarship for Wisconsin Veterans.

Requirements
  • Five of these Hammer Family Scholarships are available in the amount of $5,000 each.  All eligible U.S. Veterans who wish to study in the fields of Math, Statistics, Chemistry, Physics, or Engineering (Aerospace, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing, Materials, or Mechanical) are welcome to apply.  James and Linda Hammer are Benefactor Members of the Marines' Memorial Association and are eager to assist student Veterans committed to advancing their education.
  • Four of these Memorial Tribute Scholarships are available in the amount of $2,500 each.  The Tribute Scholarship is available for military personnel leaving full time service and entering an undergraduate college program.  All US military personnel who have transitioned from Active Duty to reserve or civilian status within the past 3 years may apply.
Amount
 The Hammer Family Scholarship is valued over $30,000.00 ($5,000.00 each)
 The Memorial Tribute Scholarship is valued at $2,500.00 each.
Deadline
April 23, 2014
Application:  Hammer Family Scholarship
                    Memorial Tribute Scholarship

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:  Chris Henning Scholarship in Paramedics

  Requirements
  • Paramedic or EMS Student
  • Recent graduate of High School
  • Essay
  • Community Involvement
  • Legal Resident of FDL County
  Amount
 $500.00
  Deadline
April 15, 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

Fond du Lac Area Foundation

  Scholarship Offering:  Herman Stieg Scholarship Fund

  Requirements
  • Successful completion of 24 college credits
  • Financial Need
  • Work History
  • Personal statement
  Amount
 Multiple Scholarships
  Deadline
April 15, 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

Fond du Lac Area Human Resources Association

Requirements
  • Be enrolled in a degree program at an accredited two or four-year college or university or graduate-level program OR enrolled in a  Human Resources certification program.
  • Demonstrate interest in Human Resources and have the potential to contribute in the future to the Human Resources profession.  They may be a practicing HR professional continuing his or her education in a Human Resources related field, i.e. Management, Leadership, etc. or person new to the field of Human Resources.
  • Be a U.S. citizen; AND be a resident of the Fond du Lac area OR attending a program in Fond du Lac area, i.e., Fond du Lac, Calumet or Winnebago counties
Amount
 $1500.00 (divided between the amount of scholarships awarded)
Deadline
April 18, 2014
Application:  Click here

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