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~2019/2020Senior Scholarship Information and Deadlines:
- Be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen in the United States for other than a temporary purpose.
- Be a Wisconsin resident. Residency is defined by WSCA when:
- An independent student or the parents of a dependent student have continuously resided in Wisconsin for the previous 12 months.
- A student has continuously enrolled a minimum of one academic year within the past 12-month period at a Wisconsin high school.
- Be a graduating Wisconsin high school student during the current academic year.
- Are attending a public or private high school in Wisconsin
- Will be attending a post-secondary education program during the 2019-2020 school year.
Please visit the following link for the online application. https://www.wscaweb.org/awards-scholarships/scholarships/xello-method-test-prep-high-school-scholarship-2018-2019-2/
Who is eligible to apply? Applicants must be graduating high school students who intend to enroll in a postsecondary institution, which may be a public or nonpublic university, college, or vocational/technical college. Students who are residents of the State of Wisconsin, are in good standing, and who demonstrate probable success in postsecondary education are eligible to apply. This is a competitive scholarship. Eligibility is not limited by GPA, class rank, or any other school or program conferred status (ex. National Honor Society). Any student who meets the above eligibility criteria may apply. One hundred scholarships valued at $10,000 will be awarded across the state.
Selection Criteria: Students will be evaluated on their leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement, and academic achievement. In addition, students will be evaluated on their ability to clearly articulate goals in each of four areas: future educational goals, personal life goals, community/society service goals, and career goals. Each student must submit three letters of recommendation.
To learn more and apply, please visit https://www.kohleducation.org/studentexcellence/ Detailed instructions may be found in the PDF document on this page. An account must be created in order to apply.
December 2nd, 2019-Wisconsin Pork Association Scholarships: Multiple scholarships for students interested in pursuing agriculture, animal science and pork industry programs. Please visit the following link for all application material and information. http://www.wppa.org/scholarships/
December 15th-Burger King Scholars Program: Please see the following link for various scholarships offered and requirements. https://bk-scholars.com/
January 15, 2020-America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders-Monsanto Fund:
- Make sure you’re eligible! Students must:
- Be high school seniors or enrolled as full-time students in college.
- Plan to pursue a degree or certification in specific areas of agriculture and eligible majors (a complete list of areas/majors is available in the America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Program Overview.
- Have a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
- Obtain two endorsements from Eligible Farmers
- Students do not have to be FFA members to apply.
January 15, 2020-Wisconsin Automotive and Truck Dealers Association (WATDA):The Foundation of the Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers is pleased to announce that scholarships will be available in 2018 for graduating high school seniors, adult students and continuing technical college students who are pursuing a career in the auto and truck industry. Current technical college students must be in their first year of a two year program to be eligible.
There are four types of scholarships: 1. Automotive 2. Diesel 3. Auto Collision 4. Motorcycle
Please visit http://www.watda.org/Scholarship for the online application.
January 16, 2020-The Better Business Bureau Students of Integrity Scholarships: There are ten, $2,500 scholarships to be awarded in Wisconsin. Visit https://www.bbb.org/wisconsin/scholarships/about/ for an application and more information. To be eligible for this award, the student must:
- Be a high school senior
- Be a Wisconsin state resident
- Have a 3.0 or show GPA improvement consistently over time
- Plan to attend a Wisconsin-based accredited Higher Education Institution (2 or 4 year)
February 29th, 2020-College Board Opportunity Scholarships: Turn your efforts into scholarships. The College Board has launched a new scholarship program with $5 million of scholarships each year, beginning with the class of 2020. To earn scholarships and learn more, visit https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/ . Students must create an account with College Board before applying.