Scholarship Name Category Due Date Amount
American Legion Dept. of Wisconsin (Due Dates Vary) State & Local Scholarships 6/1/2019 $600-$18,000 (Due Dates and amounts vary)

The American Legion Dept. of Wisconsin has the Oratorical Scholarship Program as well as other scholarships and awards to offer.  Please visit their website and look over all the amazing opportunities.  Qualifications and due dates vary.  


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Brian Priestaf Memorial Scholarship State & Local Scholarships 4/13/2019 $1,000

Mr. Priestaf was very passionate about giving young people the opportunity to learn about tool and die as well as other technology areas. The recipient must be pursuing a career in the tool and die or tooling technology field

Application - // Priestaf Scholarship.pdf
Elks National Foundation: Most Valuable Student Scholarship State & Local Scholarships 11/15/2018 $4,000-$50,000

Established in 1928, the Elks National Foundation is the charitable arm of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. Our mission is to help Elks build stronger communities. Any high school senior who is a US citizen may apply for an MVS scholarship. Applications will be judged on:

Scholarship, Leadership and Financial need.


FAQ available at:

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Application form can be found online at:

Hartford Rotary Culinary Arts Scholarship State & Local Scholarships 4/6/2019 $1,000

Hartford Rotary Culinary Arts Scholarship


This scholarship was established with monies from the Hartford Rotary Club to develop funds for a student with a career plan in the culinary arts/hospitality fields.  


The Scholarship is for $1,000.  The recipient must show enthusiasm for culinary arts, have solid citizenship grades, and high marks in his/her culinary courses.  Student must demonstrate a high work ethic, shows responsibility and initiative in the culinary lab, and show proof of acceptance to a post secondary program.  


Return applications and supporting documents to:


Hartford Rotary Foundation

Ron Schlitt, President

1504 Dublin Drive

Hartford WI 53027


Application - // Rotary Culinary Arts Application.pdf
Jazz Unlimited of Greater Milwaukee State & Local Scholarships 3/9/2019 Varies

Showcase your talent, participate in friendly competition, and win a scholarship to further your music goals!  Audition details and application are available online at:

Kohl Education Student Excellence Scholarship State & Local Scholarships 11/4/2018 10,000

The purpose of the Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship program is to recognize student leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement, and academic achievement.  It is the goal of the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation to encourage Wisconsin youth to pursue post-secondary education in a public or nonpublic university, college, or vocational/technical college.  The Foundation awards $10,000 scholarships to 100 Wisconsin high school graduates each year.

Who Is Eligible to Apply?
Applicants must be graduating high school students who intend to enroll in a postsecondary institution, which may be a public or nonpublic university, college, or vocational/technical college.  Students who are residents of the State of Wisconsin, are in good standing, and who demonstrate probable success in postsecondary education are eligible to apply.  This is a competitive scholarship.

Eligibility is not limited by GPA, class rank, or any other school or program conferred status (ex. National Honor Society). Any student who meets the above eligibility criteria may apply.

Selection Criteria
Students will be evaluated on their leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement, and academic achievement.  In addition, students will be evaluated on their ability to clearly articulate goals in each of four areas: future educational goals, personal life goals, community/society service goals, and career goals.

Each student must submit three letters of recommendation, one from each of the following categories:
        1. Teacher;
       2. Counselor or Principal;
       3. Community member or family friend who is not affiliated with your school district.

Letters of recommendation will be evaluated on how well they describe the student's improvements, contributions, and successes. Letters may be from a current or previous year’s teacher, counselor or principal.

?Submission Deadline
Public school students must submit their completed applications no later than Sunday, November 4, 2018.  

Application is online:

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Application is online:

Kohler Credit Union Scholarship State & Local Scholarships 3/9/2019 (4) 10,000

Students or parents must be Kohler Credit Union members prior to the beginning of the school year (defined as Sept 1, 2018)

Student must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.25

Student must have plans to attend a 4 year college or university full time IN THE STATE OF WISCONSIN

Student must have a high school record that indicates achievement and hig standards in scholarship, character, leadership, citizenship, and involvement in school and community activities.


Application can be found at :



Wisconsin Antique Power REUNION State & Local Scholarships 4/1/2019 $1,000

We feel it is our responsibility to help educate the next generation. Whether it is accomplished in college or technical school. The $1,000.00 Scholarship will be awarded to 3 eligible graduating seniors who are planning to enter agricultural related field of study.

Application - //
WSCA (Wisconsin School Counselor Association) High School Scholarship Program State & Local Scholarships 11/1/2018 (4) $1000 scholarships

The Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA), in partnership with Xello & Method Test Prep, has established the WSCA High School Scholarship Program to assist students with their post-secondary education.

FOUR $1,000.00 Scholarships Will Be Awarded

Are you eligible to apply for the WSCA high school scholarship?

Unless otherwise specified, you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or an eligible non-citizen in the United States for other than a temporary purpose.
  • Be a Wisconsin resident. Residency is defined by WSCA when:
    • An independent student or the parents of a dependent student have continuously resided in Wisconsin for the previous 12 months.
    • A student has continuously enrolled a minimum of one academic year within the past 12-month period at a Wisconsin high school.
    • Be a graduating Wisconsin high school student during the current academic year.
  • Are attending a public or private high school in Wisconsin
  • Will be attending a post-secondary education program during the 2019-2020 school year.

DEADLINE: Entries must be submitted electronically to the above website no later than November 1, 2018 for scholarship consideration.


Link to application: