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State Department of Education
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

125 South Webster Street
P.O. Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841
Phone: (608) 266-3390
Toll-Free: (800) 441-4563

State Higher Education Agency
Wisconsin Higher Educational Aids Board

4822 Madison Yards Way
Seventh Floor
Madison, WI 53705
Phone: (608) 267-2206

Special Education Agency
Special Education Team
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

125 South Webster Street
P.O. Box 7841
Madison, WI 53707-7841
Phone: (608) 266-1781

State Adult Education Agency
Wisconsin Technical College System Office

4622 University Avenue
P.O. Box 7874
Madison, WI 53707-7841
Phone: (608) 266-1207

Wisconsin Scholarships

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The Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Clubs - The Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Clubs awards $1,500 scholarships to high school seniors who are a member of the club. Recipients must have been a member for two years before winning the scholarship and planned to attend a college or university. The club also offers continuing education scholarships for students who are already enrolled in a college or university.

The Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation- The Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation awards scholarships to students with bleeding disorders who are pursuing higher education. Applicants must live in Wisconsin and submit their high school transcript, three letters of reference, and a narrative between 500 and 750 words about their educational goals and the challenges they face from their bleeding disorder. The scholarship amounts range between $250 and $3,000.

Richard Weinreis Memorial Scholarship - The Richard Weinreis Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student in Marathon County in Central Wisconsin who has had formal court contact in the past seven years. Applicants must submit their transcript, two letters of reference, a list of extracurricular activities and community service, and an essay. The scholarship is worth $300 and can be awarded for the second year depending on the recipient's performance.

The Roma Lodge Merit Scholarship- Roma Lodge awards a $4,000 scholarship to the child of a Roma Lodge member. The recipient must be a graduating high school senior and plan to attend a college or university full-time. To apply, students must submit their high school transcript, SAT or ACT scores, and two letters of recommendation. The scholarship is awarded in $1,000 amounts at the beginning of each year for four years

The Wisconsin Academic Excellence Scholarship - The Wisconsin Academic Excellence Scholarship is awarded to the student with the highest GPA in each Wisconsin private or public school. The recipients must attend a Wisconsin Technical College, University of Wisconsin, or another eligible independent institution within the state. The scholarship winners will receive $2,250 per year for four years.

The Indian Student Assistant Grant - The Higher Educational Aids Board provides grants to Wisconsin students who are at least 25 percent Native American. Recipients must be attending or planning to attend an eligible college or university as an undergraduate or graduate student. The grants are based on financial need and vary in amount from $250 to $1,100. They are renewable for up to ten semesters.

The Wisconsin Minority Undergraduate Retention Grant - The Wisconsin Minority Undergraduate Retention grants are awarded to undergraduate students who are African American, American Indian, Hispanic, or Southeast Asian. Recipients must be enrolled at least half-time in an independent institution, tribal institution, or Wisconsin Technical Institution. The grant amounts are based on financial need and vary from $250 to $2,500 per year. They can be renewed for up to eight semesters.

The Wisconsin Women's Alliance Foundation Scholarship - This scholarship is available for female students age 25 or older who are enrolled or plan to enroll in a college or university. The foundation chooses the recipients based on career goals, employment history, community service, and financial need. The number of recipients and the monetary amount varies yearly, but the maximum amount awarded is $1,000.

The Wisconsin Bakers Association Scholarship - The Wisconsin Bakers Association awards $1,000 scholarship to students who have worked as bakery operators for at least 500 hours. Applicants must submit a resume, three letters of reference, and a personal statement explaining their career goals and how the scholarship will benefit them. The number of students who receive the scholarship varies yearly.

The Kohler Foundation Scholarships - The Kohler Foundation awards two scholarships of up to $80,000 to students in Sheboygan County. The Herbert V. Kohler Scholarship is awarded to a student with outstanding leadership abilities, and the Ruth DeYoung Kohler Scholarship is awarded to a student for their artistic ability. The scholarship recipients can attend any college or university inside or outside of Wisconsin.

The WPS Foundation College Scholarship - Wisconsin Public Service awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors who live in the WPS territory or are the child of a WPS employee. Applicants must plan to attend a college or university in Wisconsin and be in the top 10 percent of his or her graduating class. They award several scholarships each year of amounts up to $1,000.

The Linus M. Stoll Memorial Scholarship - The Linus M. Stoll Technical College Scholarship is awarded to the son or daughter of a Wisconsin Public Service customer or employee. The recipient must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, be planning to attend a Wisconsin technical college, and have participated in extracurricular activities and community service. WPS awards two $1,000 scholarships each year.

The WRA Education Foundation Scholarship - The Education Foundation Scholarship, awarded by the Wisconsin Restaurant Association, is available to Wisconsin students enrolled in a culinary or hospitality program. Applicants must submit their official transcripts and a letter of recommendation, preferably from an employer or food service instructor. The Association awards 35 scholarships each year ranging in amount from $1,000 to $2,250.

The AFS Wisconsin Past President Scholarship - The AFS Wisconsin Chapter awards a scholarship to a Wisconsin student who is pursuing a program in the cast metal industry. Preference for the award is given to students who have good academic history and have work experience in the cast metal industry. To apply, students must complete a profile on the Foundry Educational Foundation website. The scholarship amount varies yearly.

The WABA Scholarship Program - The Wisconsin Agri-Business Association awards a scholarship to a student at each University of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Technical College. The scholarship amounts range from $1,000 to $2,500. Students must be nominated by staff at their college or university to be considered for the award. The scholarship committee considers nominated students' resumes and academic histories to pick the recipients.

The Wisconsin Agri-Business Association - The Wisconsin Amusement and Music Operators scholarship is awarded to students who are enrolled or plan to enroll at least half-time in a Wisconsin Technical College. Applicants must submit two letters of recommendation, one from a WAMO member and one from an instructor. They also must answer essay questions about their academic history, educational goals, and financial need.

The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association - The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association provides two $2,000 scholarships and two $1,000 scholarships to students enrolled in broadcasting-related programs at an institution in Wisconsin. Applicants must have already completed half of their degree requirements and must submit their official transcript, two letters of recommendation, and an essay explaining how they will contribute to the broadcasting industry.

The Wisconsin Women in Government Scholarship - Wisconsin Women in Government provides scholarships up to $3,000 to female residents of Wisconsin, who are enrolled as an undergraduate at a University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Technical College, or a private institution. Applicants should have an interest in public service or government and have a minimum GPA of a C. To apply, students must submit their transcript, two letters of recommendation, and a letter from their school's financial aid office confirming their financial need.

The American Occupational Therapy Association - The American Occupational Therapy Association provides a scholarship to a Wisconsin resident who is enrolled in an occupational therapy program and has completed at least one year of coursework. Applicants must have a strong academic history and be a member of the Wisconsin Occupational Therapy Association. The scholarship amount varies yearly.

The Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Scholarship - The Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school senior who is planning to pursue a degree related to agriculture, including veterinary medicine, biotechnology, and environmental science. Applicants must live within 150 miles of Green Bay, Wisconsin. The scholarship is worth $2,000 and can be renewed for up to four years.

The Wisconsin Towns Association - The Wisconsin Towns Association provides several $1,000 scholarships to students graduating from a Wisconsin public or private high school and planning to attend a college, university, or technical institute in Wisconsin. The recipients are chosen based on their response to an essay question. The scholarship committee judges the articles on their creativity, subject matter, and spelling and grammar.

The Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin - The Professional Insurance Agents of Wisconsin organization provides a $2,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior who plans to study insurance or a related field. Applicants must be sponsored by a PIAW member; a list of PIAW members is available on their website. To apply, students must submit an essay about their post-graduation career plans.

The Women's Care of Wisconsin Scholarship- The Women's Care of Wisconsin organization provides a $1,000 scholarship for a student graduating from Neenah, Appleton, Oshkosh, or Waupaca high school. Applicants must be planning to pursue a medical degree and have a minimum GPA of 3.5. To apply, students must submit their transcript, two letters of recommendation, a list of extracurricular activities, and response to an essay question about why they chose to pursue a career in the medical field.

The Jean Kolodzik Memorial Scholarship - The Winnebago Community Credit Union awards the Jean B. Kolodzik Scholarship to a graduating high school senior who is a WCCU member or the child of a WCCU member. Applicants must be planning to attend a college, university, or technical institution. They also must provide two letters of recommendation and an answer to an essay question. WCCU awards one $1,500 scholarship per year.

The Badger Mining Corporation Scholarships - Badger Mining Corporation awards several scholarships to students graduating from Green Lake, Princeton, or Markesan High Schools, who plan to pursue a degree in environmental science or mining engineering. Applicants must have a strong academic history, be involved in extracurricular activities, and have leadership qualities. The scholarship amounts vary but have a maximum amount of $10,000.

The Winnebago County Board Scholarship - The Winnebago County Board Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors in Winnebago County who plan to attend a college or university. To apply, students must have a GPA of at least 2.5 and write a 500-800 word essay explaining which position they would run for if they ran for Winnebago County office. The Board awards several $1,000 scholarships each year.

The Menasha Utilities Scholarship - Menasha Utilities provides a $1,500 scholarship to a graduating high school senior whose parents are Menasha Utility customers or reside in the city of Menasha. Applicants must be planning to attend a college, university, or technical school. The scholarship recipient is chosen based on academic history, extracurricular involvement, community service, educational goals, and financial need.

The John Aman Memorial Scholarship - The Unison Credit Union John Aman Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a Wisconsin student who is a member of the credit union or is the child of a member. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who plan to attend a college, university, or technical school. The recipient is chosen based on their community service and volunteerism, academic history, employment, and extracurricular activities. The scholarship amount varies yearly.

The Wisconsin Electric Security Association Scholarship - The Wisconsin Electric Security Association provides two $1,500 scholarships for graduating high school seniors. One scholarship is awarded to the child of an active-duty member of a Wisconsin police department, and the other is awarded to the child of an active-duty Wisconsin fire department member. Applicants must submit their high school transcript, SAT or ACT scores, a resume, and an essay. One of the recipients will be entered into a national scholarship competition.

The UW Credit Union Community Values Scholarship - UW Credit Union provides seven $2,000 Wisconsin scholarships to students graduating from eligible high schools who plan to attend a University of Wisconsin school. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0, volunteer in their community, and have financial need. To apply, students must submit their resume and an essay describing their most meaningful contributions to their community.

The Wisconsin Cattlemen's and Cattlewomen's Scholarship - The Wisconsin Cattlemen's Scholarship is awarded to graduating Wisconsin high school seniors who plan to attend any college, university, or technical institution in the United States. Applicants must have a background in the veal, beef, or dairy industries. Preference is given to those majoring in a field related to agriculture, those planning to attend a Wisconsin school, and children and grandchildren of WCA members. The organization awards several $500 scholarships yearly.

The Richard V. Gustafson Memorial Scholarship - The Richard V. Gustafson Scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school senior from Appleton East, Appleton West, Appleton North, or Menasha High Schools who plan to major in a human services field such as social work or nonprofit. Eligibility is based on GPA, which must be at least 3.0, and history of volunteerism. The scholarship is worth $1,000 and is renewable for up to four years.

The Arne Engebretsen Memorial Scholarship - The Wisconsin Mathematics Education Foundation awards the Arne Engebretsen Memorial Scholarship to a graduating Wisconsin high school senior who plans to study mathematics at a college or university with the goal of becoming a K-12 educator. Applicants must submit their high school transcript, a letter of recommendation from a mathematics instructor, a resume, and response to several essay questions. The scholarship is worth $2,000.

The Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association Scholarship - The Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association awards a scholarship to a Wisconsin resident who is currently enrolled in a college or university and has already completed at least one semester. The recipient also must plan to remain living and working in Wisconsin after graduating. The maximum scholarship amount awarded is $2,000. Applicants must submit their college transcript, two letters of recommendation, and an essay describing their interest in the green industry.

The Wisconsin Professional Police Association Scholarship Program - The WPPA awards scholarships to Wisconsin students enrolling a college, university, or technical school to study police science, criminal justice, or a related law enforcement field. Applicants must submit their high school or college transcript, three letters of recommendation, proof of enrollment in a college or university, and an essay explaining why they chose to pursue a law enforcement career. The scholarship committee determines the number of winners and the monetary amount each year.

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Student Excellence Scholarship - Amount: $10,000 - Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from Wisconsin who intend to enroll in a postsecondary institution, university, college, or vocational/technical college. Applicants will be evaluated on leadership, school and community involvement, and academic achievements and on their future educational goals, personal life goals, community/society service goals, and career goals.

NEWH | North Central Chapter Scholarship - Amount: Up to $4,500 - Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, or Wisconsin. Applicant must have completed at least half the requirements for a degree and must be pursuing a career objective in the Hospitality industry (Hotel/Restaurant management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.)

Hagan Scholarships - Amount: Up to $5,000 each semester - Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors with at least a 3.5 GPA and from a rural area (a county with less than 50,000 people). Applicant must live in an eligible state (see website for details – Middle America) and demonstrate financial need.

Midwest Member Chapter Scholarships - Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolling in college for the fall semester, or a First, Second, or Third year student currently enrolled in a full-accredited college or university.

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Alverno College Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Bellin College Green Bay, Wisconsin
Beloit College Beloit, Wisconsin
Blackhawk Technical College Janesville, Wisconsin
Bryant and Stratton College Glendale Glendale, Wisconsin
Bryant and Stratton College Milwaukee Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Bryant and Stratton College Wauwatosa Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Cardinal Stritch University Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Carroll University Waukesha, Wisconsin
Carthage College Kenosha, Wisconsin
Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire, Wisconsin
College of Menominee Nation Keshena, Wisconsin
Concordia University Wisconsin Mequon, Wisconsin
DeVry University Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Edgewood College Madison, Wisconsin
Fox Valley Technical College Appleton, Wisconsin
Gateway Technical College Kenosha, Wisconsin
Globe University Appleton Grand Chute, Wisconsin
Globe University Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Globe University Green Bay Green Bay, Wisconsin
Globe University La Crosse Onalaska, Wisconsin
Globe University Madison East Madison, Wisconsin
Globe University Madison West Middleton, Wisconsin
Globe University Wausau Rothschild, Wisconsin

Herzing University Brookfield Brookfield, Wisconsin
Herzing University Kenosha Kenosha, Wisconsin
Herzing University Madison Madison, Wisconsin

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwa Community College Hayward, Wisconsin
Lakeland College Plymouth, Wisconsin
Lakeshore Technical College Cleveland, Wisconsin
Lawrence University Appleton, Wisconsin
Madison Area Technical College Madison, Wisconsin
Maranatha Baptist Bible College Watertown, Wisconsin
Marian University Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
Marquette University Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Mid State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Milwaukee School of Engineering Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Moraine Park Technical College Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Mount Mary College Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Nicolet Area Technical College Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Northcentral Technical College Wausau, Wisconsin
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay, Wisconsin
Northland College Ashland, Wisconsin
Northland International University Dunbar, Wisconsin
Ripon College Ripon, Wisconsin
Saint Norbert College De Pere, Wisconsin
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore, Wisconsin
University of Phoenix Madison Campus Madison, Wisconsin
University of Phoenix Milwaukee Campus Brookfield, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin Colleges Madison, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Green Bay Green Bay, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin La Crosse La Crosse, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Madison Madison, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Milwaukee, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Parkside Kenosha, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Platteville Platteville, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin River Falls River Falls, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Stout Menomonie, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Superior Superior, Wisconsin
University of Wisconsin Whitewater Whitewater, Wisconsin

Viterbo University La Crosse, Wisconsin
Waukesha County Technical College Pewaukee, Wisconsin
Western Technical College La Crosse, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Shell Lake, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Lutheran College Milwaukee, Wisconsin