Scholarship Name Category Due Date Amount
American Business Women Scholarship Regional Scholarships 1/28/2019 Varies
Requirements:

 

AMERICAN BUSINESS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION

PARK CITY CHAPTER

SCHOLARSHIP GUILDELINES AND ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

DATE:  November 21, 2017

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  1. Applicant must be a resident of Rock County, Wisconsin and a United States citizen 30 days immediately prior to the date of his/her application.

 

  1. Applicant must plan on attending either a college or an accredited technical school.

 

  1. Park City Chapter of ABWA shall not discriminate against any qualified applicant by reason of age, race, creed, color, handicap, sex, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, arrest record, conviction record, membership in the National Guard, state defense force or any other reserve component or the military forces of the United States.

 

  1. Applicants can apply even if they have a family member involved with Park City Chapter.

 

  1. The following types of students will be considered:  traditional or non-traditional students who will be a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student, or be a student enrolled in a full-time technical school program.

 

  1. Applicant shall attend at a full-time status at least the first year at the institution he/she is planning on attending.

 

  1. Applicant must maintain/have maintained a grade point average of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale while attending high school.  Applicant shall attach a copy of his/her academic transcript of courses completed, including current semester grades (if available and/or applicable) to the scholarship application.  Please make sure they are signed by the school staff.

 

  1. Applicant shall submit a Student Profile Statement that is typewritten, consisting of no more than 300 words, stating his/her:

  • Future career goals

  • Work history

  • Any outstanding accomplishments in school or the community

 

This statement shall not address the applicant’s financial need, marital status, age, race, creed, color, handicap, sex, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, arrest record, conviction record, membership in the National Guard, state defense force or any other reserve component or the military forces of the United States.

 

  1. Applicant shall attach to his/her application (3) three letters of reference. One must be outside of school setting.  The reference letter shall be no longer than one page, typewritten, and shall address how the author perceives the applicant.  The letter shall not address anything mentioned in paragraph (8) above.  The author of a reference letter shall be:

  • A Present/Former Teacher

  • A Mentor/Advisor/Coach

  • Community Service/Volunteer/Organization Member

  • Past or Former Employer

 

Applicant shall pick three of the four author categories. Please make sure (1) one reference is outside of the school system.

 

  1. Only one letter of reference can be submitted per author category and must be noted at the top of the letter, i.e. teacher, mentor, coach, community volunteer, employer.



 

The application, with all attachments requested, shall be sent or hand-delivered to: Janet Fugate, ABWA Education Chair, 2523 Linden Ave, Janesville, WI 53548.  Applications must be postmarked no later than Friday, January 26, 2018, or hand-delivered by 9:00 A.M.,Monday, January 29, 2018.

Attachments:
ABWA - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/SKM_224e17112115150.pdf
Student Scholarships National Foundations 1/31/2019 $15,000
Attachments:
Student Scholarships.org - https://studentscholarships.org/images/2018_september_scholarship_newsletter.pdf
10 Words or Less Scholarship National Foundations 1/31/2019 $500
Requirements:

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2019.

Applications can be found by going to: 

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10258/10_words_or_less_scholarship_scholarship.php

Society's Assets Scholarship Regional Scholarships 2/1/2019 Varies
Requirements:

Applicant must have a permanent and substantial physical or sensory disability.  Must be a resident of Racine, Kenosha, Walworth, Rock or Jefferson county.  

Attachments:
Society's Asset's Scholarship - https://societysassets.org/giving
Wisconsin Professional Police Program Wisconsin Scholarships 2/1/2019 Varies
Requirements:

Complete the application.  Enlcose a typewritten essay of 200 words or less outlining why you have chosen a law enforcement career.  Sign and date the essay.  Include three letters of recommendation from three different sources.  Enclose a transcript of high school and college grades.

Send to:

WPPA Scholarship Committee

660 John Nolen Drive, Suite 300

Madison, WI 53715

 

Please see Mrs. Woodward for more information.

Attachments:
WPPA SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/WPPA.pdf
Better Business Bureau Students of Integrity Wisconsin Scholarships 2/1/2019 $2,500
Requirements:

Details of the scholarship:

  • Deadline: Thursday, February 14, 2019 by 4:30 p.m.
  • Up to 10 students will be chosen to each receive a scholarship of $2,500
  • At a minimum, two of the 10 scholarships will be awarded to students attending a Wisconsin-based, two-year college/technical school
  • Students who are awarded the scholarship will be recognized at the annual BBB Torch Awards for Ethics luncheon on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, held at the Italian Community Center in Milwaukee. (Attendance is not required to receive the scholarship)

 

To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must:

  • Be a Wisconsin state resident
  • Be a high school senior
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA, or show consistent academic improvement over time
  • Plan to attend a Wisconsin-based accredited Higher Education Institution (two or four-year) starting in the fall of 2019
Mercyhealth 2019 Scholarship Regional Scholarships 2/8/2019 $2,000
Requirements:

All scholarships applications must be received by February 8, 2019, without exception.  Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please DO NOT mail anything that should be sent with the application separate. Everything must be sent in and received together.  If anything is missing the application will be considered incomplete.

 

 

Mail completed applications and required documentation to:

 

Kelly Schmig, HR Business Partner Assistant

Mercyhealth Corporation

PO Box 5003

Janesville, WI  53547

Awards:

Mercyhealth Community Scholarship 

 

Seven - $2000 scholarships to graduating seniors or individuals already enrolled in College Programs in all Wisconsin and Illinois Mercyhealth service areas – five general healthcare careers and two specifically for nursing.

 

Mercyhealth Minority/Veteran Scholarship

 

Two - $2000 scholarships to minority or veteran individuals residing in all Wisconsin and Illinois Mercyhealth service areas pursing secondary education in a healthcare

 

Mercyhealth Ethnic Minority Nursing Scholarship

 

Three - $2000 ethnic Minority individuals pursing a nursing degree residing in all Wisconsin and Illinois Mercyhealth service areas.  Student must also be fluent in Spanish.

 

Mercyhealth Janesville Medical Staff

 

Six $1000 scholarships to graduating seniors in the following communities:  Janesville, Milton, Beloit, Whitewater, Edgerton, Walworth (Big Foot), Brodhead, Delavan, and Evansville

 

Attachments:
Mercyhealth 2019 Scholarship App. - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/2019 Mercyhealth Scholarship Application .doc
American Legion Oratorical Scholarship Contest Regional Scholarships 2/9/2019 $600 - $18,000
Requirements:

Speaking contest with top prize being $18,000 scholarship.

www.wilegion.org

608-745-1090

Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Scholarship National Foundations 2/14/2019 $2,500
Requirements:

Wi resident attending accredited 2- or 4-year institution, minimum 3.0 GPA, demonstrates character, leadership and ethical values. Essay and letters of recommendation required.

Apply at http://www.bbb.org/wisconsin/scholarships/

Attachments:
Students of Integrity Scholarships - http://files.constantcontact.com/bebde144201/e6585830-3b44-46a5-bc5e-48b5fde16e9e.pdf
American Legion Legacy Scholarship National Foundations 2/15/2019 Up to $20,000
Requirements:

Visit the website for information:  https://www.legion.org/scholarships/legacy/about

Attachments:
American Legion Legacy Scholarship - https://www.legion.org/scholarships/legacy/about
Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance Wisconsin Scholarships 2/15/2019 $750
Requirements:

Please visit the website for details and guidelines.

 

https://wirsa.org/wirsa-scholarship/

Wisconsin Cattlemen/Cattlewomen's Association Scholarship Wisconsin Scholarships 2/18/2019 $500
Requirements:

www.wisconsincattlemen.com

 

Please contact Kathy Miller at kjmiller7@frontier.com or 262.857.7168

Attachments:
Wisconsin Cattlemen Scholarship - https://www.wisconsincattlemen.com/
Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Wisconsin Scholarships 2/22/2019 $1,000
Requirements:

National Entrepreneurship Week 2019 is approaching February 16 – 23rd.    Ernst & Young, Junior Achievement, and Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction would like to give recognition to a students between 5th and 12th grades for the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

One winner will receive a scholarship or cash prize of $1,000.  Winner will also be recognized at the Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame and Ernst & Young Regional Award Banquet.  All finalists will be promoted and shown on the JA of Wisconsin YouTube Channel and the DPI Young Entrepreneur of the Year page.

A winner will be chosen based on business success, growth potential, and social involvement. The selection committee also considers the entrepreneur's age when the business was started and any special challenges that had to be faced, strategic direction, innovation, personal integrity, and leadership.

The completed application and video must be received by February 22, 2019.  The Young Entrepreneur Application and Cover letter are attached. Additional information about the National Entrepreneurship Week can be found at https://www.natleshipweek.org/.

If you have any questions or clarifications about this opportunity, please feel free to contact me at 608.267.9253 or via email timothy.fandek@dpi.wi.gov.

 

PICK UP APPLICATION IN COUNSLEING OFFICE.

Wisconsin National Farmers Organization Wisconsin Scholarships 2/28/2019 $1,000
Requirements:

To qualify:

Must be a high school senior

Must be majoring in an agricultural field at an accredited college or university.

 

Scholarship requirements:

Two-page application

Typed essay

Two letters of reference

Official high school transcript and official GPA

Official ACT or SAT score

A recent photo for use if you are deemed the winner (photo will ONLY be used if you WIN, and will not be returned to you)

 

Mail application to:

National Farmers

PO Box 460

Spring Green, WI 53588

 

If you have any questions you can call Jennifer Dilley at 608-643-3341 or email her at jdilley@nfo.org

Please see Mrs. Woodward in the counseling office for application and details.

Community Foundation of Southern Wisconsin Regional Scholarships 3/1/2019 Varies
Requirements:

Visit www.cfsw.org to create one account for multiple scholarships. Many of them needed to be printed out. On the main page, click on "high school students" under the scholarship tab and then pick Clinton out of the list of schools.

BUT there are two that are online:

- Ronald J. Jelinek Memorial Fund for Welding Education

- Rock County Agricultural Scholarship

WI Electronic Security Association Scholarship (WIESA) National Foundations 3/1/2019 $1,500
Requirements:

Parent or guardian is a full-time paid member of the police or sheriff's department or fire department (must be active duty-administrative staff, retired, reserve or part-time do not qualify).

Application with further details available online at http://www.wiesa.org/youth-scholarship-application/

 

Schneider-Emanuel American Legion Scholarship Wisconsin Scholarships 3/1/2019 1000.00
Requirements:

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY – The scholarship application will not be considered if the applicant does not meet the ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS. THE APPLICANT MUST BE EITHER – ? A VETERAN AND A CURRENT MEMBER of The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin at the time of application. (Self) ? A SON/DAUGHTER whose Father, Mother, or Legal Guardian is living and a current member of The American Legion, The American Legion Auxiliary, or The Sons of The American Legion at the time of application.. ? A GRANDSON/GRANDAUGHTER whose Grandfather, Grandmother, or Legal Guardian is living and a current member of The American Legion, The American Legion Auxiliary, or The Sons of The American Legion at the time of application. ? APPLICANT is a current member, in good standing, in The Sons of The American Legion or The American Legion Auxiliary/Junior Auxiliary at the time of application.

 

Three (3) Scholarship awards will be made to the applicants who meet the above eligibility requirements and have participated in one or more of the following American Legion sponsored activities: ? Attendance at a complete session of Badger Boys State ? Attendance at a complete session of Badger Girls State ? Participation in the County Youth Government Day Program ? Competed in The American Legion High School Oratorical Contest (Post, County, District or State level) ? Took The American Legion Americanism and Government Scholarship Test ? Participated in an American Legion sponsored Band and/or Drum and Bugle Corps ? Played for an American Legion Baseball Team ? Member of an American Legion sponsored Scout Troo

Attachments:
Schneider-Emanuel American Legion Scholarship - hhttp://wilegion.org/view/document/Schneider-Emanuel_Scholarship_Instruction_Sheet.pdf
Educators Credit Union Wisconsin Scholarships 3/1/2019 $2,000
Requirements:
  • Be the primary owner of an active account (Prime Share Savings) at Educators Credit Union at the time of application.
  • Be enrolled in a Dane, Green, Jefferson, Kenosha, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Rock, Walworth, Washington, or Waukesha County high school.*
  • Be eligible for graduation at the end of the 2017-2018 school year.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher at the end of first-semester senior year.
  • Be accepted to an accredited college or technical school at the time of award.
  • Show a demonstration of one of the core values of Educators Credit Union.
Attachments:
Educators Credit Union - https://www.ecu.com/community/student-scholarships/ecu-scholarships-vision-and-mission/
Mercyhealth Association of Volunteers Scholarship Wisconsin Scholarships 3/1/2019 $500-$1,000
Requirements:

The Mercyhealth Association of Volunteers is currently accepting scholarship applications for high school seniors and adults pursuing a career in the health care field who reside in Rock, Green and Walworth counties in Wisconsin and McHenry county in Illinois. The Association will award several scholarships between $500-1000 for a grand total of $12,000. Selection is based upon academic standings, extra-curricular activities, financial need and the candidate’s volunteerism. Adults must be currently enrolled in college. This scholarship is awarded for future educational needs.

Completed applications must submitted no later than March 1, 2019 by 4:00pm.  

Applications can be returned to:

Mercyhealth Association of Volunteers
PO BOX 5003
Janesville, WI 53547-5003

Or

Online

For questions, please contact Jackie Lee, volunteer coordinator at +1 (608) 756-6739

Attachments:
Mercyhealth Association of Volunteers Scholarship - https://mercyhealthsystem.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Scholarship-application-student-2018-edition.pdf
Beloit Evening Lions Club Scholarship Regional Scholarships 3/8/2019 $1,000
Requirements:

Minimum 2.0 GPA

 

Pick up application in counseling office!

Attachments:
Beloit Evening Lions Scholarship - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/Beloit Lions.pdf
Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarships Regional Scholarships 3/20/2019 $300
Requirements:

Parent or grandparent who were active duty during the Vietnam Era.  Application must be accompanied by proof of service dates.

 

Vietnam Veterans of America #236

1285 N. Parker Dr.

Janesville, WI 53545

 

You can pick up the application in the counseling office.

Attachments:
Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarship App. - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/Vietnam Veterans.pdf
FIDM National Scholarship Competition National Foundations 3/29/2019 $31,500
Requirements:

 http://fidm.edu/en/admissions/financial+aid/scholarships/

Attachments:
FIDM National Scholarship Competition - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/SKM_224e18091115560.pdf
American Legion Americanism & Government Scholarship Wisconsin Scholarships 4/1/2019 750.
Requirements:

What is it?  
The Americanism and Government Scholarship Program fosters interest in all levels of government, citizenship and provides students the opportunity to receive recognition and scholarships.  A fifty (50) question test is administered to test a student’s knowledge of U.S. Government, Wisconsin Government, County Government, the U.S. Constitution and U.S. Flag Etiquette. To complete the test, students must answer an essay question.

When is it?
Test may be taken anytime between April 1, 2019-April 12, 2019

Who is eligible?
Any student in the 10th, 11th, or12th grade, who is enrolled in any public, private, parochial or home-school, in the State of Wisconsin may participate.

What are the scholarship opportunities?
Annually, 45 winners are selected by the Americanism Committee of The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin.  The following scholarships are awarded:
                                    11 students in Grade 10 receive $250 scholarships

                                    11 students in Grade 11 receive $300 scholarships

                                    11 students in Grade 12 receive $750 scholarships

Attachments:
American Legion Americanism & Government Scholarship - http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/americanism-and-government-scholarship-program
Eagle Scout of the Year Wisconsin Scholarships 4/1/2019 10,000
Requirements:

Eligibility requirements specify that a nominee must be registered, active member of a Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew chartered to an American Legion Post, American Legion Auxiliary Unit, or Sons of the American Legion Squadron, OR be registered, active member of a duly chartered Boy Scout troop, Varsity Scout team, or Venturing crew and the son or grandson of a Legionnaire or Auxiliary member; have received the Eagle Scout Award; be an active member of his religious institution and have received the appropriate Boy Scout religious emblem; have demonstrated practical citizenship in church, school, Scouting, and community; have reached his 15th birthday; and be enrolled in high school at the time of selection.

Attachments:
Eagle Scout of the Year - http://www.wilegion.org/page/content/programs/eagle-scout-of-the-year
Wisconsin Restaurant Association Education Foundation Scholarships Wisconsin Scholarships 4/1/2019 Varies
Requirements:

Based on Future plans in the foodservice and hospitality industry

 

Must be accepted at a nationally accredited, post-secondary school.

Must have a completed online application.

 

http://wirestaurant.org/education-foundation/scholarships

Attachments:
Wisconsin Restaurant Association Education Foundation Scholarships - http://www.wirestaurant.org/ef/scholarships
Beloit Area Retired Educators Association Scholarship (BAREA) Regional Scholarships 4/12/2019 $500-$1,000
Requirements:

Senior who plans to enter the field of education

 

Please see Mrs. Woodward in the counseling office for an application.

 

Send application to:

The BAREA Scholarship Committee

205 Old Meadow Lane

Rockton, IL 61072

Attachments:
BAREA Application - //www.clinton.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/BEREA.pdf
Kids Chance of Wisconsin Wisconsin Scholarships 5/1/2019 Varies
Requirements:

Provides educational scholarships to the children of Wisconsin workers who have been seriously injured or killed due to work-related accidents.

Application can be found at www.kidschanceofwi.org

Scholarship ranges up to $5,000

B.Davis Scholarship National Foundations 5/24/2019 1000.00
Requirements:

This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.
 

  • There is no age restriction
  • Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
  • This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.

    Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time.
Attachments:
B. Davis Scholarship - http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
Talent Incentive Program (TIP) Grant Wisconsin Scholarships 6/1/2019 Limited funding
Requirements:

Freshman student at a public or private WI college or university demonstrating financial need & disadvantaged.  First come, first served.  Limited funds.

Apply online at: https://dpi.wi.gov/weop/tip-grant 

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship National Foundations 6/14/2019 $1,000
Requirements:

The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.

To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

Topic:

Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

 

Attachments:
Abbott and Fenner - http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php
American Legion Baseball Scholarship National Foundations 7/15/2019 2500.00
Requirements:

The player must:

• Attach a copy of his official high school transcript.

• Have graduated from high school.

• Be on a current roster (American Legion National Baseball Electronic Registration Form) filed with National Headquarters.

• Be part of a team affiliated with an American Legion post.

• Have three letters of testimony attached to application.

Awards:

Department Baseball Scholarship Winners receive $500.

Each certified Department Baseball scholarship winner shall be considered for The American Legion All-Academic Team sponsored by Diamond Sports, annually.

Eight players selected by a scholarship selection committee at The American Legion World Series will receive an additional $2,500 scholarship.

A ninth player, selected as the most outstanding member of the All-Academic Team, will be awarded an additional $5,000 scholarship.

All-Academic Team winners will retain their $500 scholarship from their department.

Scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive their scholarships immediately upon graduation from an accredited high school. Scholarship winners must utilize the total award within eight (8) years of their graduation date, excluding active military time.

Attachments:
American Legion Baseball Scholarship - https://www.legion.org/scholarships/baseball
ESTA National Foundations 7/15/2019 $500
Requirements:

Two scholarships will be awarded to students who are studying abroad.  

Applicants will be asked to write an essay (no more than 800 words) on:

  • What motivates you study abroad
  • Advantages of international Education
Attachments:
ESTA Application - https://www.esta-registration.co.uk/scholarship.html
Daughters of The American Revolution Regional Scholarships 11/1/2019 $250.00
Requirements:

The DAR Scholarship is a contest intended to reward the qualities of good citizenship.

Awards:

$250 - State

$500 - Regional

$5,000 - National

Attachments:
Daughters of The American Revolution - https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/general-info
GoTranscript Academic Scholarship Program National Foundations 11/26/2019 $1,000
Requirements:

High school senior or current full-time college freshman.

Applications are accepted all year-round.

 

https://gotranscript.com/scholarship-program

Beloit College Stateline Scholarship Regional Scholarships 12/5/2019 $32,000
Requirements:

It’s our belief that every academically qualified student in the stateline region should have access to Wisconsin’s best private college and that’s why we’re particularly excited to share with you our new Stateline Scholarship. Beginning with students who enroll in fall 2019, qualified residents are automatically eligible for this $32,000 scholarship by completing an application and being admitted to Beloit. Qualified residents include first-year or transfer students who attend school, or reside, in one of the following counties: (WI) Rock, Green, or Walworth; (IL) Boone, Winnebago, or Stephenson. 

While many students at large private and state institutions take more than four years to graduate, our seniors graduate on time and enter the job market earlier—having paid tuition for just four years.

92% of our most recent graduates were employed or in graduate school within 6 months of graduation.

(You can contact our Financial Aid Office at faoffice@beloit.edu or 608-363-2663 for personalized information and assistance.)

 

https://www.beloit.edu/admission/afford/statelinescholarship/

Caring.com Scholarships National Foundations 12/5/2019 Varies
Requirements:

Scholarships for student caregivers. Some of these scholarships require the student to be an active caregiver, or pursuing a degree in a caregiving related field. There are a few options on the website. Read the eligibility requirements carefully.

https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers

https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers#the-caring-com-scholarship

NASA Scholarships National Foundations 12/5/2019 Varies
Requirements:

https://blogs.nasa.gov/educationexpress/tag/scholarships/

 

Scholarship opportunities brought to you by NASA Express.

 

Deadlines, amounts and eligibility requirements all vary.