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Scholarships Managed by UW Oshkosh Colleges and Departments

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Current Available Scholarships Listed Through the Office of Financial Aid

Stephenson Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • All Fond du Lac County high school graduates who will be college freshmen or who are a continuing student in an undergraduate program at a UW System campus.
  • Character, academic success, extra curricular activities (school and community), and monetary effort toward education.
  • Financial need is not the primary consideration, though it is considered.
  • Application available online at http://fonddulac.uwex.edu/ss/
04/17/14

AACT's John Kitt Memorial Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$5,000 1
  • Be a college sophomore, junior, or senior status as of 2014-2015
  • Have demonstrated interest in confectionary technology
  • Attend an accredited, four-year college or university within North America
  • Be majoring in a food science, chemical science, biological science, or related area
  • Achieved a 3.0 GPA out of 4.0
  • Application available online at www.aactcandy.org/aactscholarship.asp
04/18/14

Aurora Academic Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Be accepted or have acceptance pending at an accredited institution of higher learning
  • Reside or attend school in the county where the scholarship is being offered
  • Provide a minimum of one letter of recommendation from authoritative person who knows the applicant’s abilities and strengths, and who knows the applicant through an academic setting (i.e., teacher, guidance counselor, faculty advisor, school administrator or dean)
  • Provide a minimum of one letter of recommendation from an authoritative person who is familiar with the applicant’s abilities and strengths, who knows the applicant through a non-academic setting (i.e., employer, coach, minister or pastor, or volunteer supervisor)
  • Submit a copy of an official high school transcript (through a minimum of seven semesters)
  • If the applicant has graduate from high school, a copy of an official transcript from each institution of higher learning attended must be included. If possible, also include high school transcripts
  • Submit a copy of official college entrance exam scores (ACT and/or SAT, if applicable)
  • Complete the personal essay responding to the question on the application form
  • Application available online at  www.Aurora.org/Scholarship
04/18/14

Fond du Lac Human Resources Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,500 Varies
  • Be enrolled in a degree program at an accredited two or four-year college or university or graduate-level program OR enrolled in a Human Resources certification program
  • Demonstrate interest in Human Resources and have the potential to contribute in the future to the Human Resources profession.
  • May be a practicing HR professional continuing his or her education in a Human Resource related field (i.e. management, leadership, etc.), or a person new to the field of Human Resources
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be a resident of the Fond du Lac area OR attending a program in the Fond du Lac area (includes Fond du Lac, Dodge, Calumet, or Winnebago counties)
  • Application available online at Fond du Lac Area Human Resources Scholarship.pdf 
04/18/14

Green Bay Area P.E.O Reciprocity Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Up to $7000 1 04/20/14

Harvey Milk Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies 04/25/14

Alpha Sigma Lambda Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2200 10 04/30/14

DiversityJobs Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1000 3 04/30/14

HTR Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1000 2
  • Be a full time undergraduate Junior and Senior level students who come from low and moderate income economic backgrounds.
  • Major in information technology or an IT related field and demonstrating a focus on mobile technology application writing.
  •  Be attending a college in the U.S. and be a U.S. citizen
  • Have maintained a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 for all academic years preceding the year of the award.
  • Application available online at http://hartfordrents.com/scholarship 
04/30/14

MoolahSPOT Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1000 Varies 04/30/14

Your Favorite Car Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1 04/30/14

Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies 05/01/14

Priscilla Carney Jones Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1500 1 05/01/14

Double D Trailers Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1
  •  Attend a high school, college or university within the United States and Canada, who are following a curriculum path leading to a degree of study as an undergraduate and graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree.
  •  Demonstrate an interest in horses either through ownership or involvement in equine organization and activities.
  • Application available online at http://www.doubledtrailers.com/scholarship-500.html
05/01/14

Double D Trailers Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$5,000 1
  •  Attending a high school, college or university within the United States and Canada, who are pursuing an engineering design and degree of study as an undergraduate and graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Application available online at http://www.doubledtrailers.com/scholarship-5000.html
05/01/14

The Future of Technology Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 2
  •  High school senior or a student currently enrolled in college in the U.S or Canada
  • At least 16 years of age at the time of entry
  • United States or Canadian citizen or hold a current student visa
  • Application available online at  http://vandelayweb.com/vandelay-web-scholarship
05/01/14

Richard Newcomb & Janice Schreiber-Newcomb Education Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  •  Be widows too young to receive Social Security assistance and plan to further their education as a part-time or full-time student at an accredited college, university, or technical school. Receiving Social Security benefits for dependent children shall not disqualify an applicant. Preference will be given to applicants from the Shawano area.
  • Application available online at http://www.cffoxvalley.org/document.doc?id=2445
05/01/14

Scholarship for Students who are Hard of Hearing or Deaf

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies
  •  Have a minimum 40dB bilateral hearing loss, as evidenced on audiogram by an SRT of 40dB or grater in both ears
  • Must be a citizen of the United States of America
  • Must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree on a full-time basis at a college or university in the United States—graduate degrees, associates degrees, community colleges, and vocational programs do not qualify
  • Must have a minimum cumulative 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 un-weighted scale
  • Application available online at http://www.sertoma.org/document.doc?id=356
05/01/14

2014 Shawano County Forage Council Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies 3
  •  Be a Shawano County resident
  • Be pursuing an agriculture-related degree at a university or technical college, with a preference given to applicants studying crops or forages
  •  Provide evidence of educational achievement
  • Demonstrate a record of active participation in extracurricular activities
  • Application available online at https://uwex.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9mFa7m5x6zbr6LP
05/01/14

TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$5,000 10
  •  Be attending or have been accepted to a federally accredited four-year college, university, or graduate program
  • Be active in community service
  • Application available online at http://www.charterone.com/scholarship/
05/06/14

B. Davis Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1
  •  Be a high school junior or senior, or be currently registered in any post secondary institution
  • Include name and the school you are attending this year and next.
  • Submit an essay less than 1000 words
  • Application available online at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
05/26/14

U.S. Bank Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 35
  •  Be a high school senior planning to enroll in or a current undergraduate college student at an eligible two- or four-year college or university
  • Be enrolled by September 2014
  • A U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien
  • Application available online at www.usbank.com/scholarship 
05/29/14

American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies 05/31/14

ItaliaRail Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 2 05/31/14

Peter and Colleen Caylor Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies 06/01/14

National Pathfinder Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2,500 3 06/01/14

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies
  • Be a high school junior or senior or a student currently registered at any accredited post secondary institution
  • Write an essay between 500 and 1000 words on the topic below:
  • Every generation faces new challenges and new problems. What do you think is the biggest difference between your generation and older generations? How do you think these differences will affect the future of our country and/or your career choice?
  • Please submit completed applications to Scholarships@abbottandfenner.com
  • Application available online at http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
06/14/14

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1 06/15/14

Betty Rendel Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 3 06/15/14

The Shop Smart Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2,000 5
  •  Be a high school senior or undergraduate student
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Currently enrolled
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA
  • Application available online at http://www.bradsdeals.com/scholarship 
06/15/14

Big Sun Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1
  • Short essay
  • Must be a student athlete (any sport)
  • Must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute
  • Application available online at http://www.bigsunathletics.com
06/20/14

Centurylinkquote.com Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States and may not be an associate (employee) of any division of CenturyLinkQuote.com
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (High school senior or current college student)
  • Be enrolled full-time or will enroll full-time for the 2014-2015 academic year at a two-year or four-year college or university
  • Application available online at http://www.centurylinkquote.com/scholarship
06/22/14

Technology for Tuition Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Write a 300 to 500-word post about the impact of DVR use on television advertising
  • Post your article on your blog or website (Facebook and other social mediums do not count).
  • Application available online at http://www.attsavings.com/scholarship
06/22/14

"Advice to Your High School Self" Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$5,000 1
  • Be a U.S. student
  • Be enrolled at a college or university (as well as recent college graduates who finished with an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in 2012, 2013 or 2014)
  • Application available online at www.campusdiscovery.com/survey

06/30/14

Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies

  • Be at least 21 years of age, having returned to school after at least two years off
  • 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)
  • Be attending a Wisconsin post-secondary institution pursuing a minimum of a two-year undergraduate program
  • Be a full-time student as defined by the school in which they are enrolled 
  • Have a 3.0 based on a 4.0 scale
  • Application available online at Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship

06/30/14

Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,250 2

  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
  • Plan to attend an accredited U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies
  • Be a high school, college, or graduate student
  • Application available online at www.deletecyberbullying.org/scholarship 

06/30/14

Moverscorp.com 2014 Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or permanent legal resident of the US
  • Not be an associate (employee) of movers Corp
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Be enrolled in a program that is two years in length or longer
  • Be enrolled in an accredited college/university in the US
  • Application available online at http://www.moverscorp.com/moving_scholarship/ 
07/15/14

Evergreen Beauty College Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1 07/30/14

Grapevine Evaluations Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies 07/30/14

Gapevine Surveys Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies 07/30/14

Goedeker's College Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies 07/31/14

TopMedicalAssistantSchools.com Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1500 1 07/31/14

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies 6
  •  Undergraduate or graduate students who is enrolled at an accredited U.S. college or university for Fall 2014
  • Have a declared major of Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related life science field
  • Have a GPA of 3.0
  • Application available online at http://www.pierce-antibodies.com/PierceScholarship/?preheader
08/01/14

Legal Leaders Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1
  •  Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be a full-time student attending (or planning to attend on a full-time basis) an accredited institution of higher education
  • Demonstrate admission and plans to enroll, or proof of current enrollment in an accredited institution of high education
  • Show academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Be pursuing a degree in the following areas: pre-law, paralegal studies, or working towards their juris doctorate in any concentration of the law
  • Application available online at http://www.consoleandhollawell.com/pages/legal-leaders-scholarship/
08/15/14

Nursing School Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1 08/31/14

CoffeeForLess.com "Hit the Books" Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 Varies
  •  Must be between the ages of 18-25 and enrolled in an accredited college or university.
  • Applicants are only eligible to win the scholarship once.
  •  Must submit an essay of no more than 500 words on the subjects of the importance of education in their lives and how the scholarships money will assist the students’ goals.
  • Application available online at  http://www.coffeeforless.com/scholarship
09/30/14

AES Engineers Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1
  •  Must submit an essay between 500 and 1,000 words to answer the following question: Reflecting on your personal experiences and/or circumstances, tell us something about yourself that distinguishes you as a potential scholarship candidate.
  •  You do not need to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Application available online at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
10/04/14

Carrington Dental Centre Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1 10/30/14

Stop-Painting Floor Marking Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1 11/31/14

Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Up to $5,000 5
  •  Currently Enrolled College Student (excluding grad students, law students and/or high school seniors)
  • Application available online at www.foreclosure.com/scholarship
12/15/14

2014 Savvy Saver Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2,500 1
  •  Be a US citizen
  •  Be at least 18 years old
  • Be attending college at an accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university in the US
  • Application available online at http://www.offers.com/scholarship/ 
12/15/14

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies Varies

Couragetogrow.com Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 1
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be a high school senior or junior or current undergraduate student at time of application
  • Must have GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Application available online at www.couragetogrowscholarship.com
Varies

DCF Scholarship for Youth in Out-of-Home Care

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$5,000 Varies
  • Have been in out-of-home care (OHC) placement, such as foster home, group home, court ordered kinship care, for at least six months after the age of 15 and left OHC at age 18; or
  •  Have been in OHC for at least six months after the age of 15 and adopted after the age of 16
  • Have been in OHC placement in another state but has become a resident of Wisconsin prior to attending a Wisconsin postsecondary institution
  • Be accepted into a postsecondary institution at the time the application is submitted
  • Be age 20 or less, unless enrolled in a post-secondary program on his/her 21st birthday, extending eligibility to age 23
  • Application available online at www.dcf.wisconsin.gov/children/IndLiving/prgserv/scholpro.htm 
Varies

DOMO Scholarship for Business Management

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2,500 2
  • Be attending a 4-year accredited institution or have been accepted to a 4-year accredited institution
  • Be studying or planning to study business, business management, business analytics, or a related field
  • The institution must be in the United States or any of its territories
  • Complete a survey and write a 500 word essay
  • Application available at http://www.domo.com/#scholarship
Varies

DoSomething.Org.Scholarships

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies Varies

GoCollege.com Lucky Draw Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$250 12 Varies

JustJobs Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2,000 3
  • Be enrolled at a school that has registered for JustJobs' scholarship program
  • Be a full-time student when applying for the scholarship
  • Complete the scholarship application
  • Application available online at http://academy.justjobs.com/scholarships/

Scholarship FundScholarship Fund
Scholarship program awards $2,000 three times annually.

Varies

Latpro Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$2,000 3
  • Be a Hispanic student enrolled in a school that is registered for LatPro's Scholarship Program
  • Be a full-time student when applying for the scholarship
  • Complete the scholarship application
  • Application available online at http://learn.latpro.com/scholarship/

LatPro Scholarship FundLatPro Scholarship Fund
Scholarship program for Hispanic students awarding 3 prizes annually.

Varies

LivFund Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$500 Varies
  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Have plans to study, intern, or volunteer abroad in Latin America for at least one (1) week
  • Apply at least six (6) months in advance of program date
  • Application available online at www.livfund.org
Varies

Scholarshipexperts.com Scholarships

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies Varies

StudentScholarships.org Scholarship Programs

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Meet the criteria of the scholarship in which he/she is applying for
  • Be attending a college or university in the Fall of 2013
  • Application available online at  www.studentscholarships.org 
Varies

Walmart Associate Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States
  • Be employed with any division of Walmart for at least six consecutive  months prior to the application due date
  • Must have earned a high school diploma or GED before applying
  • Must have financial need and be able to demonstrate the need with required documents
  • Application available online at www.act.org/walmart/associate
Varies

Wells Fargo College STEPS Sweepstake

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Sign up for Wells Fargo college tips and tools and be automatically entered in the CollegeSTEPS Sweepstakes
  • Once signed up, students will receive additional emails from Wells Fargo with helpful information tailored to keep you on track with money management and college planning
  • Application available online at www.wellsfargo.com/collegesteps
Varies

Women in Marketing Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies Varies

Women's Independence Scholarship Program

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Be a woman who is a direct survivor of intimate partner abuse and has been separated from their abuser a minimum of one year
  • Be a citizen or legal resident of the United States
  • Have applied to or have been officially accepted into an accredited course of study at a United States institution
  • Demonstrate a critical need for financial assistance
  • Exhibit a strong desire and the ability to complete a training and/or academic program
  • Have a definite plan to use the desired training to upgrade skills for career advancement, to train for a new career field, or to enter or reenter the job market
  •  Have sought services from a non-profit, domestic violence agency for a minimum of 6 consecutive months, and this agency is willing to act as a sponsor by mentoring and providing support to the student throughout her educational experience
  • Application available online at http://www.wispinc.org/Programs/WISP/tabid/62/Default.aspx
Varies

College Prowler $2,000 "No Essay" College Scholarship 

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
Varies Varies
  • Be a high school, college, or graduate student who is planning to enroll within 12 months (if not already enrolled)
  • Be a legal resident of the United States (international students with valid visas are also eligible)
  • Only one entry allowed per person per month. A new winner will be chosen every month.
  • Scholarships or prizes will be awarded directly to the winners.
  • Winners will be notified by e-mail and posted on collegeprowler.com.
Ongoing

Weekly "Three Sentence Essay" Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 Varies Varies (Weekly)

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1
  •  Be a current high school student planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution OR a current college student in the U.S.
  •  Follow the terms of use provided by Varsity Tutors
  • Application available online at  www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship 
Ongoing

Zinch Weekly Scholarship

Amount Quantity Awarding Criteria Deadline
$1,000 1 per week Weekly