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Wisconsin Women in Government 2014 Undergraduate Scholarship

The Wisconsin Women in Government (WWIG) Undergraduate Scholarship program is designed to provide financial support for women who wish to pursue careers in public service, public administration, or governmental affairs.  The scholarship is available to current college or university students who likely would have difficulty continuing their education without financial assistance.  The purpose of the program is to make post-secondary education more accessible to women by relieving some of the financial burden. 

The WWIG Undergraduate Scholarship program is funded through an annual fundraising gala in Madison, Wisconsin. 

GPA Requirement: 

C grade point average or better

Financial Need: 

Yes

Minority Preferences: 

Female

Residency Requirement: 

Wisconsin

Application Due By: 

Friday, May 2, 2014

Application: 

Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship fund was developed to recognize and encourage individuals who have returned to school after a break in their formal education.  These individuals should exhibit a desire for self improvement and leadership abilities while at the same time being able to maintain an above average grade point.  It was named the Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship to recognize the contributions this young woman made to her family, community and to the Wisconsin Jaycees.  These are scholarships sponsored by the Jaycees of Wisconsin Foundation, Inc., and given out annually.

REQUIREMENTS

1.   Applicant must be at least 21 years of age, having returned to school after at least two years off.

2.   Applicant must be a continuing student with at least 2 semesters of school completed since returning to school.  (Summer school does not apply and student must be enrolled in upcoming term.)

3.   Applicant must be attending a Wisconsin post-secondary institution pursuing a minimum of a two-year undergraduate program.

4.   The student must be a full-time student as defined by the school in which they are enrolled.

5.   The applicant must have a 3.0 based on a 4.0 scale.  A transcript of grades must be included in the application packet submitted.

6.   Three letters of recommendation (limited to one page per letter) must be included in the application packet.

7.   Answers to questions must be typewritten.

8.   Application must be organized in the following order:

         (A) Application form with name and questions

         (B) Answers to questions

         (C) Official Transcripts

         (D) Recommendation letters

         (E) Resume

     (Either staple or paper clip all information together.)

9.   Review your submissions carefully before sending them in.  Any part of the application not completed or any attachment missing will disqualify the applicant from consideration.  Application deadline is June 30th of each year, and therefore should be postmarked no later than June 30th.

10.     FOR MORE INFO OR QUESTIONS, CONTACT THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE BY E-MAIL AT:  jcwfscholarship@netscape.net

GPA Requirement: 

3.0 or higher

Full/Part Time: 

Full Time

Application Due By: 

Monday, June 30, 2014

Application: 

Walworth County Human Resource Association

The Walworth County Human Resource Association will offer two scholarships in 2014. 

Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2014 for a $250 and a $500 scholarship to be distributed for the following fall term.  The WCHRA Board of Directors will review all applications and select recipients based on the following criteria:

  1. Timely submission of the completed application materials along with a copy of student’s current transcript by the deadline date of May 1, 2014.  GPA will be considered in the event of a tie in the selection process.
  2. The student must be actively pursuing a major or minor in human resources, supervisory management, or a related discipline focusing on human resources management.  Students must have graduated from a Walworth County High School.
  3. One scholarship in the amount of $500 will be awarded to a student who is currently attending a four-year institution and will be entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year in a human resources related program.
  4. One scholarship in the amount of $250 will be awarded annually to a student who is at least halfway through a human resources generalist certificate program or who will be entering a third semester in a supervisory management of human resources-related associate degree program at a two-year institution.

Payment will be distributed to the student upon confirmation of enrollment for the following fall semester.

If you are interested in becoming WCHRA’s next scholarship recipient, please visit the website, www.walcohra.com, to get more information and an application.

The Walworth County Human Resource Association (WCHRA) is a professional organization, founded in 1981, for individuals involved in the Human Resource management profession.  WCHRA promotes the interchange of ideas and supports individuals involved in Human Resource functions.  Meetings are held the third Tuesday of each month.

If you are interested in becoming a member or if you would like to learn more about the WCHRA, visit our website at www.walcohra.com or call Kris Welsh at 262.723.5445.

Application Due By: 

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Application: 

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://www.walcohra.com/

PlumbersStock.com Video Scholarship

The video scholarship from PlumbersStock.com will close on March 31, 2014. All students who wish to enter and apply for the scholarship must submit all required content before Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. All of the required content and submission details can be found at plumbersstock.com, under the scholarship tab. 

Student applicants are reminded to post or publish their videos to the internet prior to submission. Only video and website URLs are accepted in the application and submission process. If students experience difficulties and problems while submitting their application they may contact the Scholarship Coordinator at 435-868-4294, or email their submission with all the required information to justinw@plumbersstock.com. Emails should ensure that the email’s subject title is specified as Scholarship Application. 

Following the deadline on March 31, our selected panel of judges will evaluate all video entries to determine the winners. Two applicants will be chosen as runner-up winners and receive $500. One student applicant will be chosen as the overall winner and will receive $2000. These winners will be announced on April 30, 2014. Announcement postings will be released and published on plumbersstock.com

Application Due By: 

Monday, March 31, 2014

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

https://www.plumbersstock.com/

Great Lakes National Scholarship Program

For the third year in a row, Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc. will again award up to 750 scholarships totaling $1.875 million to new and continuing students who qualify. The scholarship program reflects Great Lakes' ongoing commitment to help change lives for the better through higher education.

To be eligible, a student must be:

  • A high school senior or graduate, or current postsecondary undergraduate or graduate level student.
  • A student with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Able to demonstrate financial need.
  • A student who plans to enroll at an accredited, non-profit two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school for the entire 2014-2015 academic year.

Apply online.

GPA Requirement: 

2.75 or higher

Application Due By: 

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

https://schools.mygreatlakes.org/web/FAP/news/article.html?id=140216_help_your_STEM_majors_pay_for_college_with_our_national_scholarship&campaign=GLB_021814&resolved=true

Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship Program

The Grainger Tools for Tomorrow® scholarship program helps students across the country, who are interested in careers in the skilled trades and public safety, realize their educational goals. Outstanding students are recognized with a $2,000.00 scholarship award and a Westward® toolkit upon graduation.

GPA Requirement: 

3.0 or higher

Application: 

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://www.graingercsr.com/serving-our-communities/skilledtrades/

Susan B. Anthony Award

A $1,000 scholarship is available for a Kenosha County woman graduating with an associate degree and looking to pursue a baccalaureate degree.

The scholarship is being offered by the Susan B. Anthony Award committee.  It is sponsored by AAUW-Kenosha Branch, Women Working Together, and Kenosha Women’s Network.

A scholarship application can be obtained by calling Laura at 262-496-4626 or emailing her Laura.Cox@sol-dlicious.com. The application can also be found at www.kwnonline.com.

Minority Preferences: 

Female

Application Due By: 

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://www.kwnonline.com/philanthropy/sba/

The Sallie Mae Fund Scholarships

This year the Sallie Mae Fund awarded more than 800 low-income and minority students over $2.3 million in scholarships. If you know or are a student who has the spirit to beat the odds, please fill out a scholarship application at www.salliemaefund.org.

Application Due By: 

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://www.salliemaefund.org

P.E.O. Educational Loan Fund

P.E.O. is an international philanthropic educational organization. One of its purposes is to support women who need financial help and are in undergraduate or graduate school. One of its seven loans and scholarship funds is the Educational Loan Fund (ELF). The Racine Chapter CF is currently seeking qualified women who may need financial aid who live in the Racine area.

Minority Preferences: 

Female

Residency Requirement: 

Racine County

Application Due By: 

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Application: 

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://www.peointernational.org/

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund

The Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund is designed to provide education assistance for post-secondary education to dependents of those people killed or permanently disabled as a result of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, and during the rescue activities relating to those attacks.

The Fund will primarily benefit children and spouses of the following groups: airplane crew and passengers, World Trade Center workers and visitors, Pentagon workers and visitors, and rescue workers, including firefighters, emergency medical personnel, and law enforcement personnel.

Scholarship America®, has pledged that all contributions - 100% of the principal - will support undergraduate education of eligible students at accredited two-and- four-year colleges, universities or technical-vocational schools based in the United States. The program will extend to currently enrolled undergraduate students, as well as future students, through the year 2030.

Application Due By: 

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://www.familiesoffreedom.org

DCF Scholarship

Minority Preferences: 

Foster Child/Ward of the State

Residency Requirement: 

Wisconsin

Application Due By: 

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Sponsoring Organization Web Site: 

http://dcf.wisconsin.gov/forms/pdf/dcf_f_cfs2197.pdf