Other Scholarships

Building Inspectors Association Southeastern Wisconsin Region – Dennis Peterman Scholarship

Requirements
  • Entering second year, or greater, of college
  • Enrolled in a construction related field of study
  • Enrolled in a technical or four year College/University in the State of Wisconsin
  • Full-time
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher
Amount:  $1,500 maximum per recipient ($3,500 total per year)
Deadline:  May 2, 2016
Application:  Click here

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

Fond du Lac Area Foundation – IAM Local Lodge #1947

Requirements
  • Paying member of family of a paying member of Local Lodge #1947
  • Applicant must have a 2.5 or greater GPA
Amount:  Multiple Awards
Deadline:  April 30, 2016
Application:   htts://wwwfdlareafoundation.com/scholarshipinformation

Jaycees of Wisconsin Foundation – Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship

Requirements
  • Applicant must be at least 22 years of age, having returned to school after at least two years off
  • Applicant must be a continuing student with at least two semesters of school completed since returning to school
  • Applicant must be pursuing a minimum of a two-year degree
  • Applicant must be a full-time student
  • Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA
Amount:  $1,000.
Deadline:  June 30, 2016
Application:   Click here

Master Shield Gutter Guard Scholarship

Requirements:

  • Resident of U.S.
  • Enrolled full-time at an accredited two- year college
  • Hold a minimum GPA of 2.5

Amount$1,000

DeadlineJune 30th, 2016

Application:  Click here for application


Milwaukee/Nari Foundation Scholarship

Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizen residing in southeastern Wisconsin
  • Successful completion of high school
  • Enrolled in an institution in Wisconsin in one of the following programs: Architecture, Interior Design, Cabinet Making, Landscaping, Carpentry, Masonry, Electrical, Plumbing or HVAC

Amount:  $1,000 (taking 12 credits) or $500 (taking 6-11 credits)

Deadline:  June 1st, 2016

Application:  Click here for application


 

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:  $1,000
Deadline:  May 13, 2016
Application:  Click here for application

Note:  Please see application for additional requirements


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 $4,400
Deadline:  TBD
Application:  Call UMOS, Inc. for more information and ask for
Juan M. Lopez at 414-791-8174.

Wisconsin Laboratory Association (WLA)

Requirements
  • Pursuing a career in a non-medial laboratory related field
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
Amount:  $1,000 (2)
Deadline:  May 1, 2016
Appication: Wisconsin Lab Association Application

Women in Management, Inc. Chapter – Ripon/Green Lake
Chapter

Requirements
  • Female students entering or returning to the job market with the goal of obtaining a management position
  • Applicants must have completed their first year of college with the intention of obtaining a degree
  • Candidates must be a resident of Ripon, Green Lake County or the surrounding area and attending school at a location of their choice
  • Enrolled full time for the Fall 2016 semester
Amount:  $500
Deadline:  April 30, 2016
Application:
www.wimiwi.org

Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) Funding

Available to eligible students interested in targeted Individual Training Account (ITA) approved programs in an effort to meet the workforce development needs in the local area.  Click
here for more information on eligible programs.

Possible Benefits for Eligible Students (among others
if eligible):
  • Tuition, fee, and book assistance (up to $1500 per semester)
  • Transportation and childcare assistance (up to $500 per semester)
  • GED/HSED testing fees and transportation assistance for students with a career plan
  • Referrals for employment preparation and placement services
  • Extended employment follow up

Eligibility Information

In order to be eligible, a student must
  • be at least 18 years old (except for youth programs),
  • reside in Dodge, Dane, Marquette, Columbia, Jefferson, or Sauk Counties,
  • be eligible to work in the United States, and
  • if male, be registered with Selective Service.
In addition, the student must fall into one of three categories:
1.  Adult:
  • Low Income
  • Receiving Federal, State, or Local Public Assistance
  • Basic Skill Deficit (<8.9 on the TABE in Reading, Writing, or Math)
  • Veteran
2.  Dislocated Worker:
  • Defined as one who has been laid off due to no fault of his or her own (ie, business closing or downsizing
  • 3.  Out of School Youth (OSY):
  •      Defined as one who is age 16 to 24 and not attending any school other than an adult education program (GED/HSED or Adult Basic Education), a YouthBuild program, or a Job Corps program and possesses one of the following barriers:
  • Low income with a high school credential and either basic skill deficit or ELL
  • Subject to the juvenile or adult justice system
  • Foster child, homeless, or runaway
  • Pregnant or parenting
  • Disabled
  • Compulsory school age (16 to 18 years old) and not attending high school
  • Low income and needs additional assistance

Students are required to attend a Worksmart Network orientation session and complete an application as well as supply supporting documents.

To sign up for a required information session:

Go to www.worksmartnetwork.org

Click on “Register Now”

Click on “Sign Up Now”; find the session of your choice and complete registration by clicking “Proceed to Finalize Registration”

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