Wisconsin Scholarships

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Evans Scholars Program

The Evans Scholars Foundation, administered by the Western Golf Association, offers up to $60,000- scholarships to deserving caddies to pursue undergraduate degrees in Ohio.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 15
Winner announcement
by May 31

NEWH | Atlantic City/Philadelphia Scholarship

NEWH Atlantic City/Philadelphia Scholarship awards a scholarship, ranging between $1,000 and $7,500, for an undergraduate degree in hospitality-related fields such as interior design, hospitality management, culinary arts, and architecture.

Amount
$1,000–$7,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
October 27
Winner announcement
December 2022

American Transmission Co. Scholarship

The American Transmission Co. Scholarship, administered by the Society of Women Engineers, supports female students from Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana enrolled in engineering-related majors.

Amount
$1,125
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
December 31

First Amendment Freedoms Art & Essay Contest

The Anti-Defamation League offers the First Amendment Freedom Art & Essay Contest with awards between $1,000 and $5,000 to two high and middle school students to further their education.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31
Winner announcement
March 1, 2022

Talent Incentive Program Grants

Wisconsin Educational Opportunity Program (WEOP) offers the Talent Incentive Grants, ranging from $600 to $1,800, to low-income and disadvantaged first-time freshmen Wisconsin students to support their education.

Amount
$600–$1,800
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

College Achievement Awards

Polanki offers College Achievement Awards to undergraduate and graduate students of Polish culture and language, every year. Applicants must be either a Wisconsin residents or attending a Wisconsin college.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
January 9
Winner announcement
March 27, 2023

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program

The InspirASIAN Scholarship Program awards $2,000 to qualifying high school senior and graduate students and undergraduate student in one of 18 states of InspirASIAN Chapter to complete their degrees.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
May, 2022

InspirASIAN Scholarships

InspirASIAN National Scholarships and InspirASIAN State Scholarships are annual programs offering $2,000 and $1,000 to selected high school students for college studies.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31

North Central Region 9 Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to one high school senior or undergraduate student enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university within the North Central region.

Amount
$1,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 1

UMSA Foundation Scholarship Program

The Upper Midwest Security Alliance Foundation Scholarship (UMSA), administered by the UMSA Alliance, is awarded to students from the Upper Midwest enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs in security-related fields.

Amount
$1,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April, 2023

John Deere Scholarship

The $2,500 John Deere Scholarship is given to one Midwest US student and one diverse Midwest U.S. student enrolled in a welding engineering or weld engineering technology program annually.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
March 1

Wisconsin Women’s Alliance Foundation Scholarship

The Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region offers the Wisconsin Women's Alliance Foundation Scholarship to female students residing in Wisconsin and enrolled in accredited two- or four-year undergraduate programs.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
6 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31

WRA EF Culinary and Hospitality Scholarship

The WRA Education Foundation offers the WRA EF Culinary and Hospitality Scholarship of $1,000 to 25 undergraduate students from Wisconsin pursuing programs in hospitality and culinary arts.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 2

EMPOWER Scholarships

The Courage Kenny Foundation offers the Empower Scholarship of $1,500 to three ethnic minority students to pursue a career in the medical or rehabilitation field in Minnesota or Western Wisconsin.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15

ISL Midwest Senior Scholarship

The Iowa Student Loan offers a $1,000 scholarship to ten students annually to assist them with college education expenses and encourage them to pursue college degrees. Recipients are picked randomly.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
April 29

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

KASF Midwestern Regional Chapter Scholarships

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships for all academic levels ranging from $500 to $5,000 to eligible students to complete their desired degrees. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
32 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August, 2022

Fund Your Future Scholarship for Hospitality Students

There’s no need to sweat it out when you can apply for a hospitality student's scholarship in Chicago.

Amount
$6,000–$40,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
July 1

Irene L. Blanchette Nursing Award

The University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh offers the Irene L. Blanchette Nursing Award of $1,850 to female nursing students in Wisconsin, who demonstrate financial need, to complete their undergraduate or graduate studies.

Amount
$1,850
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
August 1

Accelerated BSN Scholarship Wisconsin

The University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh annually offers the Accelerated BSN Scholarship Wisconsin of $350 to its deserving full-time students pursuing an undergraduate degree program in nursing.

Amount
$350
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
August 25

NAWIC Quad City Chapter #50 Scholarships

The National Association of Women in Construction offers the annual Quad City Chapter #50 Scholarships to undergraduate students interested in pursuing a career in the construction industry.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
August 26

Study.com September Scholarships

The Study.com September Scholarships offer 30 students in any field of study from the United States or 25 specific states a $500 scholarship each to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
December

PPG Fellowship Wisconsin

Master’s. or Ph.D. students who are not well-represented in engineering are offered this fellowship to help them complete their degrees and reach their goals.

Amount
$12,500
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 5

Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program

The Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program of $2,800 is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students interested in advancing toward doctoral study upon completing their bachelor's degree.

Amount
$2,800
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.9
Deadline
October 1

Computer Science Scholarship Wisconsin

The University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh offers the Computer Science Scholarship to undergraduate students who have completed CS 271 with a grade of B or above to complete their degrees.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 10

Mary Washburn Willets Award for Excellence in the Social Sciences

The Department of Gender and Women’s Studies offers the Mary Washburn Willets Award to support an outstanding Ph.D. student in the social sciences working in gender/women's studies.

Amount
$400
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 15

Wisconsin Scholarships

The State of Wisconsin is located in the North-central region of the U.S. The capital is Madison and the largest city in the state is Milwaukee. This state is known for its cold weather, the culture and history of Native American tribes, and the great outdoors. Prospective students who are interested in studying in Wisconsin can look forward to a great academic experience with a full range of activities on and off campus.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Wisconsin?

  • University of Wisconsin, Madison 

UW-Madison is a public institution located in Madison, Wisconsin, and was founded in 1848. It offers over 200 undergraduate degrees and over 170 master’s degrees. There are also over 100 graduate programs that students can choose from. There are also nearly 1,000 campus organizations for UW-Madison students to get involved in outside of the classroom. One of the most popular majors at UW-Madison is computer science. Have a look at these computer science scholarships if you are interested in majoring in computer science. 

 

  • Marquette University

Marquette University is a private institution located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and was founded in 1881.  This top school offers more than 78 undergraduate programs and 70 master’s programs for Marquette University students to choose from. There are also more than 300 campus organizations for Marquette students to get involved in outside of the classroom. One of the most popular majors at Columbia is in business.  Have a look at these business scholarships if you are interested in majoring in business. 

 

  • University of Wisconsin-La Crosse (UWL)

UWL is a private institution located in New York City. This top school offers more than 102 distinct undergraduate degrees and 31 graduate programs for students to choose from. UWL also has more than 200-plus campus organizations for students to get involved in outside of the classroom. The most popular major at UWL is Biology. Check out these science scholarships if this is what you hope to major in.

Most popular majors in Wisconsin?

  1. Computer Sciences
  2. Economics
  3. Psychology

Where does Wisconsin rank in education?

Wisconsin ranks 18th on the list of most educated states and 13th on our list of states with the best and worst public school systems. Read our Scholaroo data reports for more information on the different factors that affect the ranking.