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Other Scholarships and Funding


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: Application is available from the Wisconsin DCF forms page. Search for “scholarship”.

National Military Family Association- Military Spouse Scholarship

Requirements

  • Can be used towards degrees, certifications, licensure, clinical supervision for mental health licensure, CEUs and more
  • Are a spouse of a member of the seven Uniformed Services with a military ID
  • Are married to an active duty, reserve, guard, retired, medically retired, wounded or fallen service member (must be a service-related wound, illness, injury or death that took place after September 11, 2001)
  • Are a dual service military spouse
  • Are a divorced spouse, but ONLY if you receive 20/20/20 benefits

Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: Applications open year-round
Application: https://scholarships.militaryfamily.org/offers/nmfa-spouse-scholarship/


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 Jaime Flores at 414-389-6118 (Madison Area), Juan Lopez at 414-791-8174 (Beaver Dam Area) or Aurora Grimm at 920-410-9106 (Wautoma Area)

Platinum Educational Group Scholarship

Requirements

  • Applicant must be enrolled in an EMS, Nursing, or Allied Health program
  • Applicant can’t be graduated by August 30, 2019

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 15th, 2019
Application: https://www.platinumed.com/scholarships/


PMA (Precision Metalforming Association) Wisconsin Careers in Manufacturing Scholarship

Requirements

  • Be a high school senior or current post-secondary student
  • The applicant must have had a minimum of one manufacturing related course in high school
  • Must be a Wisconsin resident
  • The applicant must be pursuing further education for a career related to manufacturing in post-secondary educational institution located within Wisconsin

Amount: $1,000/semester tuition assistance
Deadline: June 15, 2019
Application: https://www.pma.org/wisconsin/
Note: See application for more details


Sam Hennessee Scholarship

Requirements

  • Enrolled in a program for an Associate Degree in Applied Science or greater in the Medical field
  • Student must be a resident of Green Lake, Marquette, or Waushara counties, or have graduated from a high school located within listed counties

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: May 24, 2019
Application: See attached


Shawano Area Community Foundation – Richard Newcomb & Janice Schreiber-Newcomb Education Scholarship

Requirements
  • Widow who is too young for Social Security assistance and plans to further their education at an accredited technical school
  • Part-time or Full-time student
  • Preference may be given to applicants from the Shawano area
  • Receiving Social Security benefits for dependent children shall not disqualify an applicant
Amount:  Up to $1,000  / $500 for part-time students
Deadline:  Not supplied, please call 920-702-7619
Application:  www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarships or scholarships@cffoxvalley.org

Stop the Bleed Scholarship Program

Requirements:

  • High School Student in the US

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: May 9th, 2019
Application: https://nationalstopthebleedday.org/scholarship-program/


T.E.A.C.H. Program Scholarship

Requirements
  • Work at least 25 hours per week in a full-time group child care program that is licensed and/or participating in YoungStar Or in a licensed or certified family child care program
  • Have the support of your sponsoring program
  • Have a diploma from an approved high school or have earned a GED
  • Be employed by your sponsoring program for a minimum of three months prior to application
  • Live and/or work in Wisconsin
  • Plan to attend school at a Wisconsin-based college or university
  • Want to complete credit-based coursework
Amount:  TBD
Deadline:  TBD
Application:  T.E.A.C.H. Scholarship Application

Tool, Die & Machining of WI

Scholarship 1:
Requirements
  • Must be WI Resident
  • In Tool and Die Program
  • Complete Essay
Amount:  Award up to $500
Deadline:  January 2019 for Spring – and – June 15, 2018 for Fall
Application:  www.TDMAW.org   or call 262-532-2440
Scholarship 2:  
Requirements
  • Contact your Tool & Die Instructor
Amount:  Kennedy 11-Drawer Steel Toolbox
Deadline:  Awarded in Fall semester only

Veteran and Military Dependent Scholarship Opportunities – Click here


Wisconsin Women’s Alliance Foundation Scholarship

Requirements
  • Female students age 25 or older who reside in Wisconsin
  • Student will be attending an accredited technical college as a full-time student
  • The following are taken into consideration to determine the recipient:  Career path and goals, Employment history, Volunteer, professional and community activities, and Financial need
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  Not supplied, please call 920-702-7619
Application:  www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarships or scholarships@cffoxvalley.org

Wisconsin Women in Government, Inc.

Requirements

  • Female with financial need
  • Female resident of Wisconsin
  • Enrolled, at the time of application, full-time or part-time
  • Plan to enroll full-time or part-time for the fall semester
  • Women who wish to pursue careers in public service, public administration, or governmental affairs

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: June 14, 2019
Application: http://wiscwomeningovernment.org/undergrad-scholarship/
Note: Applications and documents should be submitted to Financial Aid Office by June 10, 2019


Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA) Funding