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Polanki College Achievement Award
Amount: $750-$2,000
Deadline: 1/13/2020

Applicant must be of Polish ancestry or have studied Polish language history, society or culture. Applicant must be a junior, senior or graduate student residing in Wisconsin or attending a Wisconsin college or university with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
http://polanki.org/scholarship-information-2/

Woodfield Laundromat Express Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 1/13/2020

Applicant must be 18 years of age or older; Be enrolled in an accredited academic institution during the 2020-2021 academic year; Applicant must not be an employee or a family member of an employee for Woodfield Laundromat Express Inc.
https://woodfieldlaundromat.com/Scholarship

Mensa Foundation Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicants must currently be a resident of a participating American Mensa Local Group's area and be enrolled in a degree program at a U.S. college or university during the academic year following the application date.
www.mensafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/

Providian Medical Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant must be at least 16 years of age and be a senior in high school or a current undergraduate student at a U.S. institution. Applicant must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
www.providianmedical.com/providian-medical-scholarship/

Senior Caregiver Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant may be any student who has been a caregiver for an adult relative and will be attending college in spring 2017.
www.senioradvice.com/scholarships

Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarships
Amount: $500 - $5,000
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant may be any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen and is planning a career of service to the U.S. in local, state or federal government.
www.gwcf.org/rules.html

Technician Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant must have a valid driver's license with a good driving record, be a high school graduate or high school senior graduating in 2020. Plan to attend or currently be enrolled in an automotive, auto collision or diesel technician program at a Wisconsin technical college.
http://www.watda.org/scholarship

The May Firm Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant may be any currently enrolled college student.
www.mayfirm.com/scholarship/

PhotographyTalk Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant must be a legal resident of the US. Applicant must be at least 16 years of age. Must be accepted or enrolled in an accredited 2 year or 4 year university.
https://www.photographytalk.com/photographytalk-scholarship

Pro Skills Basketball Scholarship
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: 1/15/2020

Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must also be considered in "good standing" in the current school you are enrolled in
https://proskillsbasketball.com/scholarship/

Coolidge Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/16/2020

Applicant must intend to enroll full-time at an accredited U.S. college or university as an undergraduate for the first time in fall 2021. Applicant must be citizens or legal permanent residents of the United States of America. Cannot be the immediate family member of any current employee or trustee of the Coolidge Scholars Program or the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation
https://coolidgescholars.org/apply/

Profile in Courage Essay Contest
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/17/2020

Applicant may be any high school student in grades nine through twelve.
https://www.jfklibrary.org/learn/education/profile-in-courage-essay-contest/getting-started

Baer Reintegration Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/17/2020

In order to be eligible for consideration for the Lilly Reintegration Scholarship, applicants must be diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizophreniform, schizoaffective disorder, or bipolar disorder and be currently receiving medical treatment for the disease, including medications and psychiatric follow-up. Applicants must also be actively involved in rehabilitative or reintegrative efforts, such as clubhouse membership, part-time work, volunteer efforts or school enrollment.
http://www.reintegration.com/2020-application-process

U.S. Air Force ROTC
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/17/2020

Applicant must either be a United States citizen or obtain U.S. citizenship by the last day of the first term of their freshman year or the first term of sophomore year. SAT composite of 1240 or ACT composite of 26 or Cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must pass DODMERB medical exam. Complete the Physical Fitness Assessment.
https://www.afrotc.com/scholarships/high-school/application/

The Anne Ford Scholarship
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: 1/17/2020

Available to students of high merit with an identified learning disability. Applicant must be enrolled as a senior in high school with the intention of pursuing a 4-year undergraduate degree, and have an overall GPA of 3.0. Student must be a U.S. Citizen.
www.ncld.org/scholarships-and-awards

2019 Putnam County Community Foundation Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/17/2020

Applicants from the Putnam County community are eligible for to apply for several scholarships.
https://www.pcfoundation.org/scholar_listings_home.html

National English Honor Society Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/21/2020

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior who holds membership in an active NEHS chapter.
http://www.nehs.us/scholarships-awards/scholarships/merit-scholarships.shtml

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/22/2020

To meet minimum criteria eligibility, applicant must be a graduating high school senior of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity and be a U.S. citizen. Applicant must be entering their first year of college in the fall 2017 and have a cumulative GPA of 2.7. Several scholarships are available and additional criteria may need to be met for some.
www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html

APIPA Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/22/2020

Applicant must be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census. Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States. Be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university in the Fall of 2020.
https://apiascholars.org/scholarship/apia-scholarship/

Lois Crowe Scholarship
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: 1/23/2020

Applicant must be a high school senior graduating from a Wisconsin high school with plans to attend an accredited Wisconsin college or university in fall 2017. Applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and a history of scholastic achievement, participation in extracurricular activities and a commitment to community service.
www.fcpotawatomi.com/government/foundation/scholarship-opportunities/4-year-scholarships/https://www.fcpotawatomi.com/government/foundation/scholarship-opportunities/lois-crowe-scholarship/

Chief Simon Kahquados Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: 1/23/2020

Must be a US citizen or legal US resident. Must be a Wisconsin resident. Must have completed at least one year of coursework at an accredited college or university. Must register as a full-time or part-time student (6 credit minimum) at an accredited Wisconsin college or university for Fall of 2019. Must have a minimum 2.25 Cumulative GPA.
https://www.fcpotawatomi.com/government/foundation/scholarship-opportunities/chief-simon-kahquados-scholarship/

Delores Pemma Scholarship
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: 1/23/2020

Must be a US citizen or legal US resident. Must live in Wisconsin. Must register as a first-year, full-time (12 credits) or part-time (6 credits) degree-seeking student at an accredited Wisconsin technical school or college for Fall of 2019. Must have a minimum 2.25 Cumulative GPA.
https://www.fcpotawatomi.com/government/foundation/scholarship-opportunities/delores-pemma-scholarship/

Association of Cuban-American Engineers Scholarship
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Must be a citizen or legal resident of the United States of America who has completed at least thirty (30)
units of college work at an ABET accredited college or university in the United States prior to submission of this application. Must be enrolled as a full-time student in college for the Spring term of the current school year and enrolled and in attendance during the Fall Term. Must be of Cuban or other Hispanic heritage (at least one grandparent Cuban or other Hispanicnationality).
https://www.cubanamericanengineers.com/students/applications-for-scholarships-and-membership/

EnergyRates.Ca College Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicants must be enrolled in an American or Canadian post-secondary educational institution, or planning to enroll in such an institution within the following calendar year.
https://energyrates.ca/energyrates-ca-scholarship/

CCIS Scholarship
Amount: $750
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must be graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students who are interested in pursuing a career as a contractor. Applications are open to all citizens and residents of the United States.
https://www.ccisbonds.com/scholarship/

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Scholarships
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicants may be sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate students who are AIAA student members in science or engineering programs related to aerospace. Applicant must have a GPA of at least 3.3.
https://www.aiaa.org/get-involved/students-educators/scholarships-graduate-awards

Associtaion for Women in Mathematics Essay Contest
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any student in grades 6 - 8, 9 -12 or a college undergraduate.
https://sites.google.com/site/awmmath/programs/essay-contest

Cancer for College Foundation Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any cancer patient/survivor who is a U.S. resident and enrolled in an accredited college or university. Several scholarships are available. See website for additional criteria.
https://app.mykaleidoscope.com/apply/a0D1R00000b4EdBUAU/1

Hunting Note Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any student who is currently enrolled in a college or university.
http://huntingnote.com/scholarship

Return 2 College Scholarship Program
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents who are starting a program of higher education (college or graduate school) within the next 12 months, or are currently full- or part-time students. Applicants must be 17 years of age or older and there is no maximum age limit.
www.return2college.com/scholarship.cfm

Union Plus Scholarship Program
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any current and retired members of unions participating in any Union Plus program, their spouses and their dependent children. Applicant must be accepted into a U.S. accredited institution for the 2017-18 academic year.
https://1unionplusscholars.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards
Amount: $4,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any child or grandchild of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2014, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2014. Applicant must be a high school senior planning to attend college.
www.elks.org/ENF/scholars/legacy.cfm

Courageous Persuaders Video Contest
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any high school student in grades nine through twelve.
http://courageouspersuaders.com/

Return 2 College Scholarship Program
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents who are starting a program of higher education (college or graduate school) within the next 12 months or are currently full-or part-time students. Applicants must be at least 17 years of age or older.
www.return2college.com/scholarship.cfm

The Advocates Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any incoming freshman, or current student enrolled in a U.S. college or university.
www.advocateslaw.com/resources/scholarship/

The Utah Advocates Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any prospective or current student enrolled in an accredited U.S. university or college.
www.utahadvocates.com/scholarship/

William B. Ruggles Journalist Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must demonstrate the potential for successful completion of an accredited journalism program and demonstrate an understanding of the principles of voluntary unionism and the economic and social problems of compulsory unionism.
www.nilrr.org/resources/online-scholarship-application-401/

ScholarshipZone Scholarship
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any U.S. permanent resident 18 years of age or older who is currently enrolled, or will be enrolled, in a U.S. college or university.
http://scholarshipzone.com/scholarship-application

BBC&S Scholarship Essay Contest
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must be a current high school student starting college in Fall 2020.
https://www.nvlegaljustice.com/scholarship/

AIST Midwest Chapter Scholarships
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must be a graduating senior in High School who will be enrolling in college for the fall semester, or a First, Second or Third year student currently enrolled in a full accredited North American College or University. Applicant must be a full time student in good academic standing. Applicants must be members of the AIST Midwest chapter or the dependent of a member of the AIST Midwest chapter.
www.aist.org/students-faculty/scholarships/local-member-chapter-scholarships/midwest-chapter-scholarships

Muechrcke Family Fund Scholarly Athlete Award
Amount: $7,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must be a high school senior at Oak Park and River Forest High School or Lakeside Lutheran High School (WI) who demonstrate participation in athletics during their high school career and explicitly plan to pursue a four-year, post-secondary degree related to medicine, such as medicine, dentistry, nursing or physical therapy. The senior selected must be expected to achieve and maintain a minimum 3.2 Grade Point Average (GPA) annually in college.
https://www.oprfcf.org/for-students/college-scholarships

Contest for a Cause
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must gave a GPA 2.5 or higher, as supported by transcripts. Level of involvement with an awareness cause. Content of essay, including creativity and clarity of details. Letters of recommendation are required
https://www.pinmart.com/2019-contest-for-a-cause-drunk-driving-prevention-/

2019 Union Plus Scholarship Program
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant must be current or retired members of unions participating in any Union Plus program, or be a spouse or a dependent. Members of participating uions from the US, Puerto Rico, Guam and the US Virgin Islands and Canada are eligible. Applicant must be accepted into a US accredited college or university. Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible.
https://www.unionplus.org/benefits/education/union-plus-scholarships

The Renoviso Dream Home Design Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applicant may be any student over the age of 18 who is enrolled full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university.
https://hirehaven.com/scholarships

Elk National Foundation Legacy Awards
Amount: $4,000
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2016, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2016, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2019. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/legacy.cfm

CCIS Scholarship
Amount: $750
Deadline: 1/31/2020

Applications are open to all citizens and residents of the United States.
https://www.ccisbonds.com/scholarship/5

Travel Scholarship
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: 2/1/2020

Applicant may be any student currently enrolled full-time at an educational institution.
www.adventographer.com/scholarship/

Environmental Awareness Scholarship Essay
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 2/1/2020

This scholarship is open to high school and college students.
https://www.reusethisbag.com/articles/environmental-awareness-scholarship/

Amanda Reed Memorial Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 2/1/2020

Applicants must Be a graduating senior from a high school located within Boone, Dekalb, DuPage, Stephenson, or Winnebago County, have a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0, reflect Amanda’s compassionate and caring nature, have played a leadership role in implementing a project to address teen dating violence or domestic abuse within their school or the wider community, and describe the project that they implemented in the essay portion of the scholarship application.
https://www.cfnil.org/scholarships/amanda-reed-memorial-scholarship

Amber Huber Memorial Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 2/1/2020

Applicant must be a graduating senior female from Byron High School, have participated in the Byron High School girls track program and/or Byron High School cheerleading program for at least three seasons including her senior year, and have a minimum GPA 2.0/4.0.
https://www.cfnil.org/scholarships/amber-huber-memorial-scholarship

Anna Schiller Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 2/1/2020

Applicants must be a graduating senior from Rockford Christian High School, demonstrate a strong commitment to improving the quality of life for people in their school, community, and/or world at large through their community service, demonstrate the same joyful spirit, kind and compassionate love for others that Anna exemplified through her life, and have a minimum GPA of 2.0/4.0.
https://www.cfnil.org/scholarships/anna-schiller-scholarship

Billy Smith Memorial Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: 2/1/2020

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior, reside in Winnebago, Boone, Ogle, or Stephenson County, have played at least three years of baseball or softball in high school and major in a sports related field in college. Minimum GPA of 3.0.
https://www.cfnil.org/scholarships/billy-smith-memorial-scholarship

Courage to Grow Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: Monthly

Applicant must be a junior or senior high school or college student with a minimum 2.5 GPA.
http://couragetogrowscholarship.com/

James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Monthly

Applicant may be any student enrolled in college.
http://survivingmesothelioma.com

SchoolTutoring Academy College Scholarship
Amount:  $500
Deadline:  Monthly

Applicant may be any graduating high school senior, or a current college freshman, sophomore or junior between the ages of 16 and 22.

http://schooltutoring.com

Sleeping Angels Co. Scholarship
Amount:  $500
Deadline:  Monthly

Applicant may be any student currently enrolled in a U.S. college or university with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

http://sleepingangelsco.com

AfterCollege Succurro Scholarship
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  Quarterly

Applicant may be any current student pursuing a 2-year or 4-year degree in any discipline with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

www.aftercollege.com

Business Student Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: Quarterly

Applicant must be a current Business student.
www.aftercollege.com/content/article/ac_business_student_scholarship/?source=ur-sch13

Graduate School Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Quarterly

Applicant may be any current student who is working towards a graduate-level degree.
www.graduateprograms.com/scholarship/

Illustrators of the Future Contest
Amount: $500 - $1,000
Deadline: Quarterly

Open to new and amateur science fiction and fantasy artists.
www.writersofthefuture.com

OMAP's Health Care Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: Quarterly

Applicant must be at least 18 years of age, a U.S. citizen and enrolled in a Health Care related field.
www.onlinemedicalassistantprograms.net/health-care-scholarship/

OppU Achievers Scholarship
Amount: $2,500
Deadline: Quarterly

Applicant may be any U.S. citizen who is enrolled full or part-time in a college, university or trade school with a 3.0 GPA.
www.opploans.com/scholarship/

The iSystems Scholarship
Amount:  $250
Deadline:  Quarterly

Applicant may be any part- or full-time college undergraduate or graduate student.

www.emergencyisystems.com

Tobacco-Free Life Academic Scholarship
Amount:  $1,000
Deadline:  Quarterly

Applicant may be any undergraduate or graduate student aged 18 years or older who is accepted or enrolled in a U.S. college or university.

https://tobaccofreelife.org

VIP Voice Scholarship Sweepstakes
Amount:  $5,000
Deadline:  Quarterly

Participant may be anyone aged 13 years of age or older.  Participant must become a registered member of VIP Voice.

www.vipvoice.com

Writers of the Future Contest
Amount: $500 - $1,000
Deadline: Quarterly

Open to new and amateur writers of new short stories or novelettes of science fiction or fantasy.
www.writersofthefuture.com

DoSomething.org Scholarships
Amount: $10,000
Deadline: Varies

DoSomething.org offers entry into various scholarship drawings throughout the year for participating in campaigns. Applicant may be a high school or college student age 26 years or younger.
www.dosomething.org

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation Scholarships
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies

Several scholarships available to high school seniors from the Winnebago County, Wisconsin. Deadlines for the scholarships vary throughout the year.
http://oshkoshareacf.org

Scholarships for Minority Students
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies

Various scholarships are available to undergraduate and graduate students from different backgrounds.
http://www.affordablecolleges.com/resources/scholarships-for-minorities/

Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Programs
Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies

Several fellowships are available.
www.smithsonianofi.com/fellowship-opportunities/

The Advocacy Training for Interns Program
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: No deadline

Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student studying in the field of law who has an interest in helping others, has a passion for participating and improving the practice of law and dispute resolution and is highly motivated.
www.peopleclaim.com

Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation Education Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Deadline: No deadline

This scholarship provides funding assistance for tuition and enrollment fees relevant to continuing education in a non-traditional or non-degree format for members of the Wisconsin bleeding disorder community. It is intended to enable people affected by bleeding disorders, or their immediate family members, to enhance career advancement. This program not only targets individuals with bleeding disorders, but also parents of young children and spouses of individuals with bleeding disorders. Applicants must be a Wisconsin resident or attend a Wisconsin Hemophilia Treatment Center.
www.glhf.org

National Law Enforcement and Firefighters Children's Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Deadline: No deadline

Applicants must be a child of a law enforcement agent/officer or firefighter who lost his/her life or was permanently disabled in the line of duty. Candidates must be pursuing a Bachelor's degree, Associate's degree, certificate or diploma at any accredited college, university or technical institution in the U.S. Candidates must be registered as a full-time student during the entire academic year and maintain a 2.5 GPA out of a 4.0 scale. Applicants must reside and attend school in the U.S.
http://www.nleafcf.org

Nuclear Propulsion Naval Officer Candidate Program
Amount: $4,200 per month
Deadline:  No Deadline

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and a college sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.  All majors eligible with one year of Calculus and one year of Calculus Based Physics.  $15,000 sign-on bonus for select positions.  For more information contact Andrew Dzyuba at 224-224-4912 or andrew.dzyuba@navy.mil.

PensXpress Progressive Promotion Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: No Deadline

Applicant may be any student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident and is enrolled at an accredited college.
www.pensxpress.com/scholarships.html

Standout Student College Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: No deadline

Applicant must be a current high school senior that intends to enroll full-time at a four-year college and who has a minimum GPA of 2.0. The student must engage in some kind of activity that other teenagers don't typically do.
www.collegepeas.com

The F. Edward Hebert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program
Amount: Full Tuition and Monthly Stipend
Deadline: No Deadline

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, be enrolled full-time and qualify to become a commissioned officer. Student must be pursuing an advanced degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary science, psychiatric nursing, optometry or psychology. The U.S. Army Med ical Department will pay 100 percent of tuition for a graduate-level health care degree and a $2,000 monthly stipend. Recipient is obligated to serve one year of active duty for every year the scholarship is received.
www.goarmy.com/amedd/education/hpsp.html

Three Sentence Essay Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: No Deadline

Applicant may be any U.S. high school or college student age 16 years or older.
www.shmoop.com/college/zinch-three-sentence-essay-scholarship.html

STDCheck's HIV-Positive Student Scholarship
Amount:  $250 - $5,000
Deadline:  No deadline

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen who is HIV positive and is currently enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in the following semester at a U.S. college or university.

www.stdcheck.com

 

 

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The Office of Student Financial Aid provides undergraduate and graduate students with resources about types of financial aid and student employment.



FAFSA School Code: 003863

Questions or for more information, contact the Office of Student Financial Aid