Scholarships

2023 MCU Member scholarship

Marine Credit Union (MCU) takes pride in our long tradition of assisting members with financial needs in the pursuit of higher education. We believe strongly in giving back to our members and the communities we serve. We offer eight (8) - $1,000 scholarships that we award to well-deserving, hardworking students (1) graduating from high school with the class of 2023 or (2) continuing collegiate studies during the academic year 2023-2024.

Application Due By: 
Sunday, February 12, 2023
Award Amount: 
$1000

Wednesday Racine Optimist Scholarship

The Wednesday Racine Optimist Club is offering six (6)  $1,000 academic scholarships for higher education expenses to the students of eastern Racine County for the 2023-2024 school year.

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Plan to be a full-time student for the 2022-23 academic school year at a 2-or 4-year college, university, or technical school (High school seniors and current college students are encouraged to apply)
  • Be between 17 and 23 years of age
  • Live east of Interstate 94 in Racine County, Wisconsin
Application Due By: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Award Amount: 
$1000

Educators Credit Union’s 2023 Scholarship

It’s time for outstanding high school seniors throughout southeastern Wisconsin to apply for the Educators Credit Union 2023 Scholarship. Eligible students can apply online starting January 17, 2023. Educators is awarding a total of $70,000 to 35 high school students to help offset the cost of higher education.

If you’re a graduating high school senior in good standing seeking to apply for the Educators Scholarship, please make sure you meet our eligibility requirements.

Application Due By: 
Friday, March 3, 2023
Award Amount: 
$70,000

2023 Sam Hennessee Scholarship

Sam Hennessee was known as a kind and giving man. He provided comfort and care to those around him, even to complete strangers. Sam was influential to VFW Post 10452 as well as to the people of Green Lake, Marquette, and Waushara counties. He lead by example, giving of himself to benefit others. It is in his memory that VFW Post 10452 offers this $1,000 scholarship to residents and high school graduate students from Green Lake, Marquette and Waushara counties pursuing an education in health care.

Application Due By: 
Friday, March 3, 2023
Award Amount: 
$1000

WLA Scholarship Application

All applicants must be enrolled in a curriculum that will enable them to pursue a career in a non-medical laboratory related field and have a 3.0 or higher Grade Point Average. (ex. cannot be pre-medicine, pre-veterinary, etc.)

All applicants MUST submit the following three pieces of information to the Scholarship Committee to be considered:

  • A completed WLA application form.
  • A current transcript from the school the student is presently attending.
  • Two letters of recommendation from the student's instructors.
Application Due By: 
Friday, March 31, 2023
Award Amount: 
$1000

Nancy Zitkus Scholarship

The Antioch Garden Club is offering up to $1,000 scholarship to students majoring in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Botany, Plant Pathology, Forestry, Agronomy, Environmental Concerns, City Planning, Land Management and/or allied fields of study. The Nancy Zitkus scholarship is open to students who reside in Antioch Township or neighboring communities and is a student at a 2 or 4 year college or university. Current high school seniors or returning adult students who are enrolling in a 2 or 4 year college or university are eligible to apply.

Application Due By: 
Tuesday, April 4, 2023
Award Amount: 
$1000