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GENERAL SCHOLARSHIPS

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~2019/2020

Senior Scholarship Information and Deadlines:
Click on link for scholarship application, requirements and more details.
 
October 17th: Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway: Dr. Pepper is awarding over $1,000,000 in tuition to help students reach their biggest goals. They are looking for students ages 18-24 to enter this year's tuition giveaway. https://www.drpeppertuition.com/
 
October 25th-Horatio Alger Association: To qualify, you must have at least a 2.0 GPA and require financial assistance to attend college. There are both state and national scholarships available. To learn more and apply, visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/
 
October 29th-High School Heisman Scholarship: The Heisman High School Scholarship program honors the nation’s most accomplished, community-minded high school senior athletes. By inviting students from schools across the country to share their stories of leadership and impact, the program aims to inspire all students to harness their potential, push their limits, and use their talents not only to advance their own futures, but to improve the communities and world around them. To apply, visit https://heismanscholarship.com/ 
 
October 31st-Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship: The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 31st class in 2019, the Foundation has provided over 6,150 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $69 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. Apply now! High school seniors may visit Cokeurl.com/Apply2019 to apply to be a Coca-Cola Scholar
 
November 4th-Xello and Method Test Prep High School Scholarship: The Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA), in partnership with Xello & Method Test Prep, has established the WSCA High School Scholarship Program to assist students with their post-secondary education. FOUR $1,000.00 Scholarships Will Be Awarded

ELIGIBILITY:

  • 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/

November 5th-Elks National Foundation Scholarships: The MVS Scholarship is available to high school seniors who are United States citizens.  Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks. Males and females compete separately and are judged on scholarship, leadership and financial need. For an application and more information, please visit https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm
 
November 5th-Kohl Educational Foundation-Student Excellence Scholarship:

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:

  1. 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.
  2. Apply at ffa.org/scholarships
  3. Gather your farmer endorsements! To be considered, each applicant is required to receive endorsements from at least two local farmers.  Once you complete the application, each farmer will receive an email containing instructions for completing the endorsement form. If the farmer does not have an email address, you can print the instructions and deliver them to the farmer.

 

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.