Scholarship Name Category Due Date Amount
DAR Good Citizens Program and Scholarship Non-Local 11/1/2017 up to $5,000
  • This program is open to high school seniors.
  • Only one student per year may be honored as a school's DAR Good Citizen.
  • United States citizenship is not required.
  • Additional rules and guidelines can be acquired by contacting your local DAR chapter.


This award recognizes and rewards individuals who possess good citizenship qualities of dependability, service, leadership and patriotism in their homes, schools and communities. These students are selected by their teachers and peers because they demonstrate these qualities to an outstanding degree.

Once a student is chosen as a DAR Good Citizen, the student is invited to participate in the scholarship portion of the program. This consists of a personal statement and an essay. Student participation in the scholarship portion of the program is optional.

DAR Good Citizens Program and Scholarship Contest -
Hagan Scholarships Non-Local 11/15/2017 up to $5,000 per semester
  1. Must be a U.S. Citizen and resident of an eligible state.
  2. Must have attended as a junior and senior an eligible public high school.
  3. Must be a student in the 2018 high school graduating class.
  4. Must have achieved a high school GPA of 3.50 or higher.
  5. Must score 23 or higher on the ACT (Composite Score); or 1,200 on the New SAT (Reading & Math).
  6. Must enroll in a four year college the first semester following high school graduation.
  7. Must work 240 hours in the 12 months prior to the start of college.
  8. Must complete the FAFSA in 2017.
  9. FAFSA EFC must be less than $6,500.
  10. Must apply for eligible Federal and State grants.
  11. Must not have been convicted of a felony.

Detailed information can be found at

Hagan Scholarship Foundation -
Elks Most Valuable Scholarship Non-Local 11/27/2017 $4,000 - $50,000

Through this contest, the Elks National Foundation will award 20 top schoarlships ranging from $20,000-$50,000. The remaining 480 runners-up will receive $4,000 scholarships.

To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must:

A) Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply

B) Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks

The scholarship is completed online and must be submitted by Nov. 27.

Applications can be found here: Elks Most Valuable Scholarship

Points Scholarships Non-Local 11/30/2017 $10,000

At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the U.S.

A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico

Applications can be found at

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship Non-Local 12/5/2017 $5,000

To be eligible, a student must:

1. Be enrolled at an accredited educational institution (kindergarten through graduate school)

2. Have demonstrated ongoing commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the US within the last 12 months.

For more information, click here.

AXA Achievement Scholarship Non-Local 12/15/2017 $25,000

Our scholarship winners are known as AXA Achievers. They are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities: 

  • Ambition and drive
  • Determination to set and reach goals
  • Respect for self, family and community
  • Ability to succeed in college

Applicants to the AXA Achievement Scholarship must:

  • Be United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 united states, Washington, D.C. or Puerto Rico
  • Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2018-2019 academic year
  • Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities
  • Because reducing risk is woven into the fabric of our company, special consideration is given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health, safety and/or emergency preparedness 

To apply, click here.

Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin Non-Local 12/18/2017 Various

Scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors who plan to study engineering at a four-year ABET accredited program leading to a baccalaureate degree in engineering and intend to enter the profession of engineering upon graduation. 

To apply, visit the EFW website here: EFW Scholarships

  • The Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin awards the following:
  • The Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin Scholarship, 4 scholarships, $2,000 each
  • The Louis C Geiger Scholarship, 3 scholarships, $2,000 each
  • The Behling Scholarship, 2 scholarships, $2,000 each
  • The WSPE Past Presidents Scholarship, 1 scholarship, $2,000
  • The Yu-Hwa Terry Ni FREE Program Scholarship, $2,000 will be awarded in one or two scholarships
"Parent's Responsibility to Their Autistic Children" Scholarship Non-Local 12/25/2017 $2,000
  • This is an open scholarship for all college and high school students. Every student can take part of this offer.

  • Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.

  • Must apply to the contest via email and provide your name, address and the name of your institution you are attending or plan to attend.

  • Must provide your written article (word.doc format preferred) by Dec. 25, 2017.

  • Just write a decent informative and guide type article on the topic and submit it for the evaluation.

  • All article submission should be sent to

  • Winner announcement will be Dec. 30, 2017

Visit for more information.

Foundation of Wisconsin Automobile and Truck Dealers Assocation Non-Local 1/16/2018 Varies

The Foundation of WATDA awards 80 to 100 scholarships per year to students attending Wisconsin technical colleges for:

  • Automotive
  • Diesel
  • Auto Collision and
  • Motorcycle technician programs

Tuition amounts vary and can be up to full tuition. Average awards are $3,000 ($750 per semester for four semesters). Snap-on Tool awards have a retail value of $3,810. Students that are not already working in the automotive industry can receive employment assistance. The goal is to have all students working part-time while attending school to get on-the-job training and mentoring to enhance their education experience and graduate with a full-time job.

To apply, visit

Trytten Scholarship New Freshmen - UW System 1/31/2018 $4,000

To qualify you must:

  • Declare chemistry as your major at UWSP at the time of application
  • Receive at least a 3.5 GPA in high school
  • Demonstrate capacity and potential for excellence in the field of chemistry

The Dept. of Chemistry at UWSP urges qualified students to apply for the Trytten Scholarship, awarded annually to an incoming freshman who intends to major in chemistry at UWSP. A total of $4,000 is awarded, applied to your UWSP tuition each semester in the amounts of $200 freshman year, $400 sophomore year, $600 junior year and $800 senior year.

Other Information:

To apply, complete sections of the student application form, available in the guidance office. You must also arrange to have a letter of recommendation completed by your chemistry teacher, and have your high school guidance counselor submit high school recommendation forms and your high school transcripts to:

Dr. Jason D'Acchioli, Chair
Dept. of Chemistry
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI 54481

Wisconsin Education Association Council Scholarships Non-Local 2/1/2018 $1,450 per year

The Wisconsin Education Association Council is offering a scholarship to eligible high school seniors who are planning to enter the field of education. High school seniors who are planning to go into the field of education and whose parents are a WEAC member, a WEAC retired member of who died while holding a WEAC membership are eligible to apply.

In addition, the student must rank in the top 25 percent of his/her class or have achieved a 3.0 cumulative grade point average at the time of application, plan to pursue an education major or minor and intend to teach in Wisconsin.

The scholarship form is available online by clicking here.


Delta Theta Sigma - UW Madison New Freshmen - UW System 2/15/2018 $500-$1,000

Two scholarships are available to male or female high school seniors who will be attending either University of Wisconsin-Madison or Madison Area Technical College in Fall 2017. 

One application covers both scholarships and is available here:


$1,000 In-House Resident Scholarship - Up to 10 awarded
Leadership positions, sports and activities, community involvement and academic achievement will be considered equally. Applicant will be notified of results within three weeks of completing the application.

$500 Academic Scholarship - Up to two awarded
Applicants who qualify will be notified before March 2018 and will be required to attend an interview in September 2018. The recipient will be notified by Oct. 1, 2018.

Other Information:

Students do not need to be in the fraternity to accept the scholarship, however would make excellent candidates to join.

Manito Art League Scholarship Non-Local 5/15/2018 $500-$2,000

Manito Art League Scholarships are available for anyone living within or attending an accredited school within a 70-mile radius of Manitowish Waters, Wis. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior, a college student, or an adult 18 years or older interested in any of the fine arts, such as the following:

  • Art Theater Music
  • Architecture Graphic Design Vocal Performance
  • Animation Songwriting Photography
  • Music Education Game Design Art Education
  • Video Production Creative Writing Dance

Scholarships are for tuition only and usually range from $500-$2000, depending on the number of applicants.

To apply: 

  • Fill out the MAL Application form.
  • Write a minimum one-page essay that explains how this course of study, class or workshop will help fulfill your artistic goals addressing the importance of the medium used. Included in that essay is the need for financial aid.
  • Three examples of the artist’s works via picture or .jpg; or three 1-minute videos for dance, vocal or musician

Please email with any questions. The form and instructions are also available at