Scholarships

Minnesota State University Mankato Scholarship

Scholarship amounts vary

Students must be a graduating senior accepted at Minnesota State University Mankato.

Application Deadlines vary

Apply online at https://mankato.mnsu.edu/future-students/admissions/undergraduate-admissions/scholarships/


Foot Locker Scholar Athletes

20 $20,000 scholarships available

Applicants must be entering college in the Fall of 2019 and be currently involved in high school sports, intramural sports, or community-based sports. Applicants must also have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0.

Apply online at Foot Locker Scholar Athletes

Applications are due by December 14, 2018


FormSwift Scholarship Program

$1,000

Applicants must be a graduating senior in high school or enrolled in college. Community College, professional college, and graduate students are all eligible, in addition to undergraduates at four-year universities. Applicants may not be related to any of FormSwift’s staff or our extended family.

Apply online at FormSwift Scholarship Program

Applications are due December 15, 2018


Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin Scholarships

Various Scholarships Available

The scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors who plan to study engineering at a four-year ABET accredited program leading to a baccalaureate degree in engineering and intend to enter the profession of engineering upon graduation.

Application form can be found at Engineering Scholarships

All Applications due December 17, 2018


Odenza Marketing Group Volunteer Award

$500

Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 22 on December 30, 2018 and must also possess a Grade Point Average of 2.5 or higher in his/her last academic year. Applicants must have contributed at least 50 hours of volunteer (non-paid) service within his/her community over the last 12 months. Please ensure that you have completed this amount of hours or that a person within the organization(s) is willing to confirm that you have volunteered this amount of time.

Apply online at Odenza  Marketing Group Volunteer Award

Application due by December 30, 2018


SBO Essay Contest

$1,000

Students can win their share of $20,000 including matching music products for your school music program. Answer this essay questions (in 250 words or less): What role has your music program played in bringing you closer to your school mates, friends, and the community at large?

Apply online at SBO Essay Contest

Essay application due December 31, 2018


Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance Scholarship

Five $750 general scholarships available.

This scholarship will be awarded to one graduating high school senior from each of the four membership regions of Wisconsin. An additional at-large scholarship will be given to the next highest scoring applicant. A written essay is required for the application that expands on the following information:

  • The benefits of attending a rural school.

  • Your college and career goals.

  • The value of growing up in a rural community and what personal values you have gained from your experience.

See Mrs. Snyder for Application Materials.

Application and essay due to Mrs. Snyder by January 25, 2019


Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance Scholarship-Education

Five $750 scholarships available to students entering the field of education.

This scholarship will be awarded to one graduating high school senior from each of the four membership regions of Wisconsin. An additional at-large scholarship will be given to the next highest scoring applicant. A written essay is required for the application that expands on the following information:

  • The benefits of attending a rural school.

  • Why you are choosing the field of education?

  • The value of growing up in a rural community and what personal values you have gained from your experience.

See Mrs. Snyder for Application Materials.

Application and essay due to Mrs. Snyder by January 25, 2019


Trytten Scholarship-University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

$4,000

Applicants must declare chemistry as your major at UW-Stevens Point at the time of application. Applicants must also receive at least a 3.5 Grade Point Average in high school and have demonstrated capacity and potential for excellence in the field of chemistry.

See Mrs. Snyder for application materials.

Application materials due January 31, 2019


Wisconsin Education Association Council Scholarship

$1,450 per year for four years

This scholarship is available to high school seniors who are planning to go into education and whose parent(s) are a WEAC member, a WEAC retired member or who died while holding a WEAC membership. The student must rank in the top 25% of his/her class or have achieved a 3.0 cumulative grade point average, plan to pursue an education major or minor, and intent to teach in Wisconsin.

Application available at WEAC Scholarship

Application due February 1, 2019


Wisconsin Professional Police Association Scholarship Program

Various Scholarships available.

This scholarship is available to any Wisconsin Resident enrolling in a college or vocational/technical school in a course of study leading to a two- or four-year degree in police science, criminal justice, or a law enforcement-related field-which does not include law school-is eligible.

See Mrs. Snyder for application materials.

Application materials due February 1, 2019


WESTconsin Scholarship Program

$1,000 scholarships available

To qualify for the 2018-2019 online scholarship, you must have been a member (primary account holder) of WESTconsin Credit Union as of April 30, 2018.  Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 or higher on a 4-point scale. Current WESTconsin Credit Union staff, directors, and scholarship committee members and their immediate families are not eligible.

Apply online at WESTconsin Credit Union

Applications are due February 14, 2019


Wisconsin Restaurant Association Education Foundation Scholarships

Scholarship amounts vary.

The foundation offers scholarships to students pursuing post-secondary education in fields related to the restaurant and hospitality industries, such as Culinary Arts, Hospitality Management, and Food Science. Many other programs are eligible so long as the students intentions are to have a career in the restaurant and hospitality industry.

Apply online at Wisconsin Restaurant Association

Applications are due April 1, 2019


Kids’ Chance of Wisconsin Scholarship

Up to $5,000 per year scholarship available

Kids’ Chance of Wisconsin is an organization providing educational scholarships to the children of Wisconsin Workers who have been seriously injured or killed due to work-related accidents.

Apply online at Kids' Chance of Wisconsin

Applications are due May 1, 2019


B. Davis Scholarship

$1,000 scholarship available.

This scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next. This is not an academic scholarship; however, they would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.

To apply, you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the topic below:

Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.

Submissions must be sent by email at awards@studentawardsearch.com

Essay due by May 24, 2019