Private Scholarships List

Wisc. Dept. of Children & Families Foster CareScholarship
The Wisconsin Department of Children & Families Scholarship Program awards scholaships upt $5,000 for youth who have been in out-of-home care (OHC) placement in: foster home, group home, residential care center or court ordered Kinship Care Application Link
Scholarships Open to Minority Students
Comprehensive list of scholarships available to minority students. Website

Scholarships Open to Undocumented Students
  • My (Un)Documented Life offers up-to-date information & resources for undocumented immigrants including available scholarship opportunities. Website
Cream City Foundation LGBT+ Scholarship Program
Deadline: 3/31/17. This scholarship program intends to support LGBT+ and ally students in the Southeastern Wisconsin area. Website
SFM Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: 3/31/17. $1000-$10000 award for students whose parents were killed or seriously injured in workplace accidents while working for Minnesota, Iowa or Wisconsin employers. Website
Sheboygan Area SHRM Jack Schoemer Scholarship
Deadline: 3/31/17. $1000 award for full-time students majoring in or emphasizing in human resources management, who are Sheboygan, Calumet, Fond du Lac, Ozaukee or Manitowoc County residents. Website
OppU Achievers Scholarships
Deadline: 3/31/17. $2500 award for students currently enrolled full time in high school or at least part time in college, graduate, professional, or trade school, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and a U.S. citizen. Website
Sheboygan County Conservation Association Annual Scholarship
Deadline: 4/1/17. $1000 award for students majoring in Environmental Management fields such as Resource Science, Law Enforcement, Forestry Resources Administration, Fisheries Management, Wildlife Management, Zoology or Environmental Education with a sophomore standing or higher. Must have home residence in Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Calumet, Fond du Lac or Ozaukee counties but may attend a college or university anywhere in the State of Wisconsin. Website
Gifted Tuition Scholarships and Tuition Assistance Scholarships
Deadline: 04/10/17. Tuition assistance for music students who face financial constraints and are interested in Latin music. Must be a student enrolled in a Music Program and pursuing a Bachelors degree. Website/Application Information
National Society of Black Engineers Milwaukee STEM Scholarship
Deadline:4/2/17. $750 award for any Black/African-American student currently enrolled in a STEM related field with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher. Website
APWA Lake Branch Scholarship
Date: 4/21/17. The Lake Branch of the Chicago Metropolitan Chapter of the American Public Works Association has scholarships available for eligible students pursuing a degree in Public Works Administration, Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering, and individuals pursuing continuing education courses relating to public works. Website.
2017 Senior Care Scholarship
Deadline: 4/15/17. The annual scholarship award is for (5) students enrolled in an bachelor’s degree or graduate level program in a medical, nursing or social sciences related major. The student must be planning on pursuing a career that involves working with senior citizens. Website
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: 4/21/16. $3000-$8000 Various Awards for African American Students. Website
The Dennis Peterman Scholarship
Deadline: 5/1/17. $1500-$3000 award for students in a related construction field of study. Website
Citrix RightSignature Signature Stories Scholarship
Deadline: 5/15/17. $2000-$5000 award for students currently enrolled at any accredited school. Website
Sam Hennessee Scholarship
Deadline: 5/24/17. $1000 for a current student studying in a program in Applied Sciences. Must be a resident or have graduated high school within Green Lake, Marquette or Waushara counties. Application.
Feldco Windows, Siding and Doors Scholarship
Deadline: 6/15/17. $1000 Award for current undergraduate or incoming new freshman that is also a legal U.S. resident. Website
Nursing Scholarship for BSN
Deadline: 7/1/17. $2500 award for a registered nurse currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better. Website
Uncommon Goods Scholarship
Deadline: 7/15/17. $1000 award for any undergraduate art or design major. Website