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Scholarship Information

Below is a list of the scholarships that the Guidance Office has been made aware of. Please make sure to check if you are eligible.

At the BOTTOM of this page is a list of different websites that also help you search and find scholarships you can apply for. If you put the time in, there is FREE money out there. 

PLEASE REMEMBER....DO NOT PAY ANYBODY OR ANY ORGANIZATION MONEY WHO WILL GUARANTEE YOU A SCHOLARSHIP!

Current Scholarships

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    • Eligibility: 

      1.  Wisconsin Resident
      2.  Enrolling in 2 or 4 year degree in police science, criminal justice or law enforcement related field (law school is not eligible)

       

      To apply for this scholarship, complete the application (that you can get from Mrs. Schouten) or download it from the website below. The application includes a typewritten essay of 200 words or less outlining why you have chosen a law enforcement career plus other factors you want the committee to consider. You must also include 3 letters of recommendation from 3 different sources (not more than one letter from any source -- family, school, neighbor, clergy, employer, civic organization, law enforcement, etc).  You must also include a high school transcript and a self-addressed stamped envelope (#10).

      https://wppa.com/scholarship-program/

      If you have questions about our program, please feel free to contact our office at 608-273-3840 or email Julie Neeley at jneeley@wppa.com.

  • Category: Statewide
  • Due Date: 2/1/2022
  • Amount: Varies
    • Students that plan on attending Calvin, Dordt, King's, Kuyper, Redeemer and Trinity Christian are eligible to apply.

      To apply students must write an original research paper on the following topic:  Calvin and Citizenship

      For more information including resources for your essay visit the website.

  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 2/1/2022
  • Amount: $2000+
    • Compeer Financial believes in a strong future for agriculture and rural America. Compeer Financial’s High School Senior Scholarship Program awards $1,500 scholarships to students based on a combination of academic achievement, agricultural and community youth organization involvement and essay.

      Applicant Qualifications:

      • Resident of Compeer Financial's 144 county territory
      • Graduating High School Senior
      • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale)
      • Designated agricultural major, interest in an agriculture-related field, or have an agriculture or rural background
      • Special consideration will be given to students of parents who do business with Compeer Financial

      To get an application or for more information, click here.

       

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/15/2022
  • Amount: $1500
    • This is a scholarship that is available to any high school senior who is a resident of Dodge County and is pursuing a degree in nursing (The college must be an accredited school of nursing. Also pursing an LPN does not qualify you). Determination of scholarship recipient is based on Scholastic Achievement, Need, Leadership and Character. Applications can be picked up from Mrs. Schouten download from here.

      Please make sure all aspects of your scholarship are included!! Many kids have been disqualified because they failed to include their High School Transcript and College Registration.  

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 3/21/2022
  • Amount: $300/year, Total $1200
    • Applicants must be a graduating high school senior of Waupun Area High School, Central Wisconsin High School or a home school program

      Eligibility must come from a Wisconsin VFW member in good standing. The applicant must have a parent, grandparent or great-grandparent who is a member of Bentley-Hull Post 6709. VFW Post 6709 members who are deceased will be considered if they were current in the year of their death.

      The student must plan on attending a trade, technical, 2 year or 4-year college.

      The student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.

      Documents:

      Complete VFW Scholarship Application

      Digital Character Recommendation (For you to email your Recommender)

      Printable Character Recommendation (For you to Print for your Recommender)

  • Category: Local
  • Due Date: 4/15/2022
  • Amount: $500
    • The SME Education Foundation annually awards millions of dollars in scholarships to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students pursuing two-year, four-year or advanced degrees in manufacturing or engineering. 

      To apply and for information click here.

  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 5/27/2022
  • Amount: varies
    • Welders,

      See this link for some scholarship opportunities for students who plan to pursue education or work related to welding.

       

  • Category: Nationwide
  • Due Date: 6/1/2022
  • Amount: varies

Scholarship Information

COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES

 

I will post deadlines that I am aware of ...

Dordt College: December 1
Trinity Christian College: December 1
UW Eau Claire: December 1 Priority, February 1 Final
UW Green Bay: February 15
UW LaCrosse: February 1
UW Oshkosh: November 1, February 1
UW Parkside: February 1
UW Platteville: February 1
UW River Falls: February 1
UW Stevens Point: November 15
UW Stout: February 13
UW Whitewater: February 1

 

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR ASPIRING TRADES WORKERS 

HVAC/Electrical
Skilled Labor Shortage
Women in Skilled Trades Scholarship Program
Construction Scholarship
Plumbing Scholarships

 

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