Outside scholarships are scholarships through organizations or groups outside of the college, who have sent their information to the Office of Financial Aid for distribution. Unless otherwise noted, information and applications are available in the Office of Financial Aid, Todd Wehr Hall Room 136.
Study Abroad Scholarships
Military Education Scholarship Program
Wisconsin Women in Government (WWIG) Scholarship
- The Wisconsin Women in Government (WWIG) Undergraduate Scholarship program is designed to inspire women considering careers in public service, public administration and government affairs and to retain those students who have begun such studies, but who would have difficulty continuing their education without financial assistance. The purpose of the program is to make post-secondary education more accessible to women by relieving some of the financial burden.
- Students must have a C grade point average or better and maintain at least a C average for continuation.
- Must possess leadership potential, initiative and excellent communication skills.
- Must have an interest in public service, government and the political process.
- Must be a Wisconsin resident.
- Must have financial need as determined by the receiving school based on applicant's eligibility for either: Federal Pell Grant Program, Wisconsin Higher Education Grand (WHEG), Wisconsin Tuition Grant (WTG), or Talent Incentive Program (TIP).
- Must be enrolled at the time of application as a full-time or part-time undergraduate student at any of the above institutions.
- Must plan to be enrolled as a full-time or part-time undergraduate student at any of the above institutions for the fall semester.
- Students who will have received their Bachelor’s degree by August 15th of the year of application are ineligible for this scholarship. Students in the process of transferring should apply through the institution where they will be enrolled in the fall semester.
- Applicants must submit the following items: a complete application form including answers to all questions; a copy of her current transcript (this needs to be a certified copy).
- Scholarship amount is $3,000 per year at any school amount the U.W. System, Wisconsin Technical College System, and in-state private colleges affiliated with the Wisconsin Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
- Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, school supplies, childcare and to reduce loan burden.
- Applications due April 30, 2013
- More information available in the Office of Financial Aid - TWH 136
Thomas B and Grace Stevenson Jones Scholarship
- Students residing in the Wisconsin counties of Grant, Iowa and Lafayette are eligible.
- Scholarships are available for the 2013-2014 school year.
- Scholarships will range from $1,500 to $3,000 for students enrolled or accepted in a duly accredited four year college or university in Wisconsin.
- All application materials, including letter of recommendation, must be postmarked no later than March 1st prior to the academic year for which aid is being requested.
- Applications are available on the NB & T website.
Delta Nu Alpha Scholarship - Greater Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter 317
Wisconsin Troopers' Association, Inc. Memorial Scholarship
- Open to all students studying in the field of Transportation, Logistics, Business or related fields.
- Students pursuing Associate, Bachelor or Graduate degrees are encouraged to apply.
- Applications will be judged based upon Scholastic Achievement, Overall Career Goals and related interest in Logistics and Recommendations
- Deadline to apply is May 1 of each year
- Applications available in the Financial Aid Office - Todd Wehr Hall 136
Police Corps Scholarship
- Wisconsin residents enrolled in a two or four year degree program with a MAJOR in criminal justice, police science, or any law enforcement related field.
- Applicant must have earned at least 50% of the credits necessary to earn a degree in their law enforcement related field, prior to applying for this scholarship.
- The association will award six (6) $300 scholarships
- Applicant must apply for the scholarship between November 1 and December 15 of each year
- Applications available in the Financial Aid Office - Todd Wehr Hall 136
- Open to students in four year college programs who are interested in serving four years as a community police officer after graduation.
- Applications are available on their website
- Deadline: December 2 of each year
The Sallie Mae Fund Scholarships
- Pre-medical, Pre-optometry, and Pre-dental school students:
- For further information contact: LCDR Esther Morales: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarships
- Low-income and minority students
- Must be accepted and enrolled as an undergraduate at a Title IV eligible, approved, accredited, post-secondary, two or four-year college or university, vocational, or technical school in the United States or Puerto Rico, and meet program-specific eligibility requirements.
- Deadline: Open
- Applications and eligibility information are available on The Salle Mae Fund's website
General Eligibility Requirements:
Hmong Mutual Assistance Association of Sheboygan Scholarship
- Must be of Hispanic heritage
- U.S. Citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card, or passport stamped I-551 (not expired)
- Minimum 3.0 cumulative G.P.A. required on a 4.0 scale
- Must apply for federal financial aid using the FAFSA
- Awards range from $1,000 to $2,500
- More details about programs, deadlines and applications are available on the website
American Chemical Society
- Must be enrolled at an accredited technical college, 4-year college or university
- Must be a resident of Sheboygan County
- Must be a member of the Hmong Community
- Must have a minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0
- For more information and an application, please contact: 2304 Superior Ave., Sheboygan, WI 53081
Wisconsin Mathematics Council Scholarship
- African American, Hispanic/Latino or American Indian
- U.S. Citizen or permanent resident of the United States
- Full-time student at an accredited college, university or community college
- High academic achiever in chemistry or science (G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher)
- Able to demonstrate evidence of financial need according to FAFSA form (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
- High school senior, college freshman, sophomore or junior intending to, or already majoring in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering or a chemically related science and planning a career in the chemical sciences or chemical technology
- Students planning careers in medicine or pharmacy are not eligible for this program
- Students must complete an application form, provide the financial need document referred to as a SAR (Student Aid Report), submit transcripts and required letters of recommendations. Only complete application files will be considered by the Selection Committee.
- Scholarships are for up to $2,500 for freshmen and up to $3,000 for sophomores, juniors and seniors per academic year. Scholarships are renewable for all four or five years of an undergraduate degree so long as the student maintains a G.P.A. of 3.0 in an approved major. Renewal forms and transcripts are required each year.
- The application form is available on the American Chemical Society's website
- Deadline for submitting applications is March 1 annually.
The Jaycees of Wisconsin Foundation, Inc. - Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship
- Must be a legal Wisconsin resident
- Must be currently enrolled in a Wisconsin public or private teacher education program
- Must be currently enrolled in or have already completed a course in methods of teaching mathematics, and
- Currently have a G.P.A. or at least 3.0 (B average) or better
- Award is: $1,500
- Applications are available on the website
- Applicant must be at least 21 years of age, having returned to school after at least two years off.
- Applicant must be a continuing student with at least two semesters of school completed since returning to school. (Summer school does not apply and student must be enrolled in upcoming term.)
- Applicant must be attending a Wisconsin post-secondary institution pursuing a minimum of a two-year undergraduate program.
- The student must be a full-time student as defined by the school in which they are enrolled.
- The applicant must have a 3.0 GPA based on a 4.0 scale. A transcript of grades must be included in the application packet.
- Three letters of recommendation (limited to one page per letter) must be included in the application packet.
- Answers to questions must be typewritten.
- For more info or questions, contact the scholarship committee by e-mail at: email@example.com
- Deadline is June 30 of each year.
- Applications are available here
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
- Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 6th year.
- We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
- 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: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Essay topic: What have you done outside the classroom that demonstrates qualities sought after by the post secondary institution that you are hoping to attend? Also, which of these qualities means the most to you?
- Please include the name and location of the school you are presently attending.
- Deadline is June 14, 2013
- Scholarship website can be found here
Great Lakes STEM Scholarships
- For students majoring in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) disciplines
- $2,500 scholarships available under the new Great Lakes National Scholarship Program
- Up to 750 scholarships totaling $1.875 million will be awarded to new and continuing students who qualify
- For more information or to apply, visit the website
Updated: Friday, February 22, 2013