Scholarships for Wisconsin Residents

Sprawling lakes, ski-ready snow and some truly great cheese – these are just some of the great things that come with living in Wisconsin. If you live in America’s Dairyland, another benefit may be your eligibility for numerous residence-based scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are offered by the state of Wisconsin. Others are funded by individual colleges and universities, such as the University of Wisconsin, Marquette University, Milwaukee Area Technical College and Madison Area Technical College. Potential scholarships recipients may be required to display a specified level of financial need, be a member of a minority group, submit official transcripts or meet a minimum grade point average. If you live in Wisconsin and you’re interested in finding out if you qualify for scholarships for Wisconsin residents, keep reading below.

Showing 1-20 of 60 scholarships
View Details The Chicago FM Club Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Indiana|Accredited College or University|Accredited Trade School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing a post-secondary education at an accredited 2 or 4-year college or trade school. Applicants must be a US citizen or within 3 months of citizenship and resident in FCC 9th Call district (IN, IL, WI).
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Peter Friedrich Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, WI|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|
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This scholarship was established in 2008 in memory of Peter Friedrich to benefit students residing in Portage County. Students must be accepted into a post-secondary educational institution.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Kohl Excellence Scholarship Herb Kohl Educational Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 100 awards
  • November 2017
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
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Kohl Excellence Scholarship is open to Wisconsin High School graduates who exhibits student leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement, and academic achievement. The scholarship aims to encourage students to pursue higher education. The awardees will be granted $5,000 fund to support them in their post-secondary education.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Gasser, David L. Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (K-12): |Public|Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|
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David L. Gasser Memorial Scholarship is provided annually to a graduating senior from the Wisconsin Dells High School. The $1,000 fund is given by D. L. Gasser Construction in memory of David who has been dedicated, hard-working and committed.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details CHCI-United Health Foundation Scholar-Intern Program Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |New York|Ohio|Minnesota|Wisconsin|New Mexico|Arizona|California|Texas|Georgia|Pennsylvania|Tennessee|Colorado| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Maryland|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited University|Florida|New Jersey|Connecticut|Massachusetts|Accredited Community College|
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The CHCI-United Health Foundation Scholar-Intern Program is awarded to students pursuing health-related careers. Applicants must be full-time enrolled at an accredited community college or four-year university
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Lake Mason Lions Club Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|Trade School|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Lake Mason Lions Club Scholarship is open to graduating high school student who wants to pursue his/her education at a Technical/Vocational or Trade School in the State of Wisconsin. The awardee must demonstrate good morals, character, and mental ability.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
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The Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, landscape architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Village of Lake Delton Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Lake Delton, WI|
  • School (K-12): |Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (College): |University|College|Technical School|
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The scholarship is given to all graduating seniors of Wisconsin Dells High School who are planning to attend an accredited college, university or technical school and intending to pursue a degree in the fields including but not limited to education, business, social work, parks and recreation, government administration or utilities. Applicants must be residents of Lake Delton, WI and must demonstrate involvement in community service, church, and/or school activities.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Coon, Helen Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Coon, Helen Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a graduating high school senior of South Central Wisconsin. The scholarship provides $500 funds can be used for college or vocational technical school.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-3-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Aitkin, MN|Anoka, MN|Benton, MN|Brown, MN|Carver, MN|Cass, MN|Crow Wing, MN|Dakota, MN|Hennepin, MN|Isanti, MN|Itasca, MN|Kanabec, MN|Mcleod, MN|Mille Lacs, MN|Morrison, MN|Nicollet, MN|Ramsey, MN|Scott, MN|Sherburne, MN|Sibley, MN|Stearns, MN|Todd, MN|Wright, MN|Carlton, MN|Chisago, MN|Cook, MN|Fillmore, MN|Goodhue, MN|Houston, MN|Lake, MN|Olmsted, MN|Pine, MN|St. Louis, MN|Wabasha, MN|Washington, MN|Winona, MN|Ashland, WI|Barron, WI|Bayfield, WI|Burnett, WI|Chippewa, WI|Douglas, WI|Dunn, WI|Eau Claire, WI|Iron, WI|Pepin, WI|Pierce, WI|Polk, WI|Rusk, WI|Sawyer, WI|Washburn, WI|Blue Earth, MN|Cottonwood, MN|Dodge, MN|Faribault, MN|Freeborn, MN|Jackson, MN|LeSueur, MN|Martin, MN|Mower, MN|Murray, MN|Nobles, MN|Pipestone, MN|Rice, MN|Rock, MN|Steele, MN|Waseca, MN|Watonwan, MN| as an |AgStars local service area|St. Croix, WI|
  • Career: |Agriculture (Industry)|
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|
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Offered by the AgStar Fund for Rural America, the scholarship is open to sophomore or second year college student who is pursuing a career in an agricultural or agricultural related field. Applicant must have resided in AgStars local service area.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Win and Nora Jensen Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, WI|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|Church-Related College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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With a desire to give back to the people who helped to make their dental practice a success, the late Nora and Dr. Win Jensen established the Win and Nora Jensen Scholarship Fund. It is available to graduating senior students of Portage County who are accepted into a post-secondary educational institution that is a church affiliated and supported school.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The Six Meter Club of Chicago Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Community College|Indiana|Accredited College or University|Accredited Technical School|
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This scholarship was started to benefit students attending part-time or full-time at a regionally accredited technical school, community college, college or university. Applicant must be a resident of IL or ARRL Central Division (Indiana, Wisconsin).
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Carolyn A. Craig Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship was established to honor Carolyn A. Craig's garden club work and her career in volunteerism. Carolyn has been a very active garden club member on the local, district and state levels since joining the Green Thumbelina/Willow River Garden Club in 1964. She was a President of the Wisconsin Garden Club Federation (WGCF), a nationally accredited Flower Show Judge and a Master Landscape Consultant. This scholarship in her honor benefits incoming college junior or senior students pursuing the study of horticulture, floriculture, landscape design/architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management or other related studies.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details MGMA Midwest Section Scholarship Sponsored by MGMA Midwest Section American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Iowa|Minnesota|Nebraska|North Dakota|South Dakota|Wisconsin|Michigan|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Indiana|
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This scholarship is available to students residing in MGMA Midwest section states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin) who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Jones, David T. Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (K-12): |Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
background
Jones, David T. Memorial Scholarship aims to provide encouragement and assistance to an eligible Wisconsin Dells High School student to pursue their technical education. The awardee must be a Wisconsin Dells resident all his/her life.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Irene Straus Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • Major: Study |Environmental Science|Horticulture|Conservation|Landscape Design|Forestry|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|Post-graduate|
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This scholarship was established in honor of Irene Straus, a founding member of the Garden Center Club which began in 1962 with the primary purpose of establishing a garden center. Irene was involved in garden club work for over 30 years who is dedicated making Madison a beautiful place. This scholarship in her honor benefits incoming college junior or senior, or postgraduate students enrolled in the study of horticulture, landscaping, environmental sciences, conservation, forestry, or other similar fields of study.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details R. Harder Gallery Of Gems & Minerals Scholarship (Gia) Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 2,500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin| as a |Fox Valley Region|
  • School (K-12): |Neenah High School, Neenah, WI|Menasha Senior High School, Menasha, WI|Kaukauna Senior High School, Kaukauna, WI|Fox Valley Lutheran High School, Appleton, WI|Appleton Area (WI)|Hortonville High School, Hortonville, WI|Kimberly High School, Kimberly, WI|St. Francis Xavier High School, WI|Freedom High School, Freedom, WI|Little Chute High School, Little Chute, WI|St. Mary Central High School, WI|
  • Major: Study |Geology|Gemology|
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The scholarship was established to honor Ron Harder for his thirty-three years of service to the Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company, to provide post-secondary education to high school graduates in Appleton Area School District High Schools, Fox Valley Lutheran, St. Francis Xavier, Freedom, Hortonville, Kaukauna, Kimberly, Little Chute, Neenah, St. Mary Central and Menasha, pursuing a degree in geology or a graduate degree in gemology at GIA.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Walter and Anna Soneson Scholarship Fund Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation
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  • 3,000 - 3,500
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Iowa|Minnesota|Wisconsin|Michigan|Duluth, MN|
  • School (K-12): |Public High School|Illinois|
  • Religion: |Baptist|Lutheran|Methodist|Protestant|Congregationalist|
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The Walter and Anna Soneson Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduating high school senior from Duluth public high school. Applicants must be resident of the City of Duluth for at least three years
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details McDonald, Emma J. Memorial Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Briggsville, WI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Emma J. McDonald Memorial Scholarship is an educational assistance worth $1000 awarded to a chosen student taking up a vocational degree. Applicants must be a resident of Village of Briggsville and the five-mile area surrounding it.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Iber Health Education Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, WI|
  • Major: Study |Health|Healthcare|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College senior|Early-Career Professional|
background
This scholarship was established to assist Portage County students in preparing for health-related careers and encourage their return to the community as professionals. Applicants must be residents of Portage County.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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