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Allied Van Lines Scholarship 2022

Requirements

  • U.S. Citizen (or permanent resident)
  • Enrolled as a full-time student
  • Employees, professional affiliates, and agents of Allied Van Lines are not eligible

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 15, 2022
Application: https://www.allied.com/scholarship


C.O.W. Rural Healthcare Program (Collaboration of Wisconsin)

Program Eligibility:
  • 17+ years old, authorized to work in the United States, and registered with Selective Service (if male)
  • Unemployed, underemployed, or incumbent worker
  • Intend to work in one of the following counties: Adams, Ashland, Barron, Bayfield, Burnett, Clark, Dodge, *Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Iron, Langlade, Lincoln, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Oconto, Polk, Price, Rusk, Sauk, Sawyer, *St. Croix, Taylor, Washburn, Waupaca, Waushara, Wood.  * select towns.
  • Enrolled in (or planning to enroll in) one of the following programs at MPTC:
  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Substance Use Disorder Counseling
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Assistant Technical Diploma
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Phlebotomy Technician Certificate
  • Telehealth Certificate

Amount:  $2,000/semester, $4,000/year
Deadline:  Ongoing – always accepting applications
Application:  Call or email the COW program facilitator: Jess Mills, (608) 249-9001, jmills@wdbscw.org

*The WorkSmart Network and Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin are equal opportunity employers/program service providers. This product was created with funding from the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). If you need assistance to access our services in a different language or need this material in an alternative format, contact us. Deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired callers may reach us by using Wisconsin Relay Services at 711. Proud partners of the American Job Center network. v20210112


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”.

Gold Cross Ambulance Scholarship

Requirements

  • Enrolled in the Paramedic program
  • Attending MPTC, FVTC, LTC, NWTC as a full-time student
  • Academic achievement with a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Volunteer or other experiences within health-related fields
  • Community Service
  • Financial need

Amount: (2) non-renewable $1,000 scholarship awards for tuition expenses, payable after successful completion of the first semester.
Deadline: December 14, 2022
Application: Follow this link to the Community Foundation Web Portal

  • Click on Register (if you have registered previously, click Log In)
  • When registering, select Scholarship Applicant for your portal access, and complete registration by clicking Register at the bottom of the page.
  • Go to Scholarship Applicant in the left upper corner and click Find Scholarships.  Look for the Gold Cross Ambulance Scholarship Application.  Complete and submit.

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

Requirements

  • Child or step-child of one of the following:
    • Active duty, reserve, or veteran U.S. Marine*
    • A Marine killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps
    • Active duty, reserve, or veteran U.S. Navy Corpsman who is/was attached to a U.S. Marine Corps unit or who was killed while serving with the U.S. Marine Corps unit*
    • A U.S. Navy Chaplain or Religious Programs Specialist who is/was attached to a U.S. Marine Corps unit or who was killed while serving with a U.S. Marine Corps unit*
      • *Veterans must have received an honorable discharge.  A discharge status of other, general, under honorable conditions, dishonorable, etc. are not eligible for an award.
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Demonstrate financial need through a family adjusted gross income of $112,000 or less for the 2021 tax year
  • Attending or planning to attend a college or career training school listed on the National Center for Education Statistic’s College Navigator website for the upcoming academic year.

Amount: TBD
Deadline: Applications are open from January 1st through March 1st
Application: https://www.mcsf.org/apply/


Marine Credit Union

Requirements

  • Recipient or the parents/guardians must be members in good standing of Marine Credit Union
  • Recipient must be enrolled as a full-time collegiate student during the next academic year.
  • Grade level: Highschool graduating senior, Undergraduate, Graduate

Amount: (8) $1,000
Deadline: February 12, 2023
Application: https://apply.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarships/MCUMemberScholarship2023


Microsoft Cybersecurity Scholarship – Last Mile Education Fund

Requirements

  • Residents of the United States AND
  • Students currently enrolled in a cybersecurity-related program at a two-year institution, such as a community college or technical school, AND
  • Students who have documentation showing evidence of need: which can include Pell Grant eligibility, financial aid award letter, or other explanation of need

Amount: up to $500
Deadline: accepted on a rolling basis
Application: Microsoft Cybersecurity Scholarship


National Military Family Associations – 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://www.militaryfamily.org/programs/spouses-scholarships/military-spouse-scholarship-faqs/


Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Scholarship

Requirements

  • Membership eligibility in Beta Mu Kappa, our MPTC chapter of PTK
  • Based on the number of credit hours (minimum of 12) you have completed
  • An outstanding GPA of 3.5 or above
  • PTK membership also gives you the opportunity to apply for many regional and national scholarships

Amount: Varies based on scholarship
Deadline: See application for specific deadlines
Application: https://support.ptk.org/hc/en-us/categories/115000219674-Scholarships


 

REWARD Wisconsin Stipend Program – Wisconsin Early Childhood Association

The REWARD Wisconsin Stipend Program provides salary supplements to eligible child care professionals. Individuals must meet all eligibilities to participate. We are pleased to now be able to serve nearly all early childhood educators in Wisconsin, per the program’s recent expansion.

Eligibility Requirements – You must meet them all to receive a stipend

Education

  • You are any Registry Level (1-17)

Employment Longevity

  • You have worked at your current employer for at least 6 current and continuous months

Other Employment Requirements

  • You are employed by a group child care program that is licensed and/or participating in YoungStar OR in a licensed or certified family child care program
  • You work at least 20 hours/week
  • You work at least 5% of your time in an early childhood classroom, either directly with children or in supervision and support of staff
  • You live and/or work in the state of Wisconsin

Amount: The stipends start at $50 and progressively move upward to a maximum of $450, depending on Registry Level.
Application: https://forms.wisconsinearlychildhood.org:444/Forms/2022Expansion

For questions contact REWARD at:
Email: reward@wisconsinearlychildhood.org
Phone: 608-729-1049 OR 800-783-9322, extension 7249


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

Sheboygan Area SHRM Jack Schoemer Scholarship

Requirements

  • Be a resident of Sheboygan, Calumet, Fond du Lac, Ozaukee, or Manitowoc counties.  Sheboygan county residents will be given preference
  • High School senior
  • Program in Human Resources
  • Show commitment and career interest in Human Resources
  • Be in good standing in the community and the school

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 28, 2023
Application: SHRM Scholarship


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 15 for Spring – and – June 15 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

UMOS National Farmworker Jobs Program

Requirements
  • Have earned wages in farm work or be a dependent of parents who have earned wages in farm work 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).
  • Legally authorized to work in U.S.
  • Must be 18 years of age & all males must be registered with the Selective Service
  • Enrolled in a two year program or less
Amount: Varies
Deadline: No deadline
Application: https://www.umos.org/nfjp-application/

Veteran and Military Dependent Scholarship Opportunities – Click here


Wisconsin Laboratory Association

Requirements

  • All applicants must be a technical student, undergraduate university student or graduate student at an accredited college or university having completed at least 1 semester of classes.
  • All applicants must be enrolled in a curriculum that will enable them to pursue a career in a non-medical laboratory related field (ex: cannot be pre-medicine, pre-veterinary, nursing, etc.)
  • All applicants must have a 3.0 or higher Grade Point Average.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 31, 2023
Application: www.wisconsinlabassociation.org


Wisconsin Society of Medical Assistants Memorial Scholarship

Requirements

  • Wisconsin Resident
  • Enrollment in a CAAHEP/ABHES Accredited Medical Assisting program, attending core medical assistant core courses
  • Documented GPA of at least 3.0 at the time of application
  • Documentation of financial need

Amount: (2) $1,500
Deadline: February 1, 2023
Application: https://www.wsma.net/awards-scholarships


WIOA (Workforce Innovations & Opportunities Act)

ADULT Program Eligibility:
  • 18+ years old
  • Authorized to work in the United States
  • Registered with Selective Service (if male)
DISLOCATED WORKER Program Eligibility:
  • 18+ years old
  • Authorized to work in the United States
  • Registered with Selective Service (if male)
  • Currently receiving or have received Unemployment in the last 5 years
  • Part of an individual/small group/mass layoff
  • Received notice of company closure
  • Displaced homemaker (lost the financial support of someone on whom you previously depended)
  • Previously self-employed or active military spouse

Amount:  $2,000/semester, $4,000/year
Deadline:  Ongoing – always accepting applications
Application:  Call or email: Rachel Stewart, (920) 675-4625, rstewart@worksmartnetwork.org

*The WorkSmart Network and Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin are equal opportunity employers/program service providers. This product was created with funding from the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). If you need assistance to access our services in a different language or need this material in an alternative format, contact us. Deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired callers may reach us by using Wisconsin Relay Services at 711. Proud partners of the American Job Center network. v20210112

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