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 Undocumented Students
  • My (Un)Documented Life offers up-to-date information & resources for undocumented immigrants including available scholarship opportunities. Website
  • La Unidad Latina Foundation (LULF) Scholarship, Deadline: 10/15/16. For any undergraduate or graduate student who has completed at least one full-time semester of study. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher. Must reside in the US. Website
  • TheDream.US Scholarship, Deadline: 11/15/16. Tuition assistance for new incoming freshman, who have earned a GPA of 2.5 or higher, and with demonstrated financial need. Must be DACA or TPS eligible/applied. Website
Polanki 2017 Achievement Awards
Deadline: 1/20/17. $750-$2000 ranging awards for any junior, senior or graduate student who is a Wisconsin resident or attending a Wisconsin university, of Polish ancestry or studying Polish (language, culture, history) or significantly engaged in Polish Culture. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Website
Microsoft Scholarship Program
Deadline: 1/31/16. Full or partial tuition award for one year for any undergraduate student in the STEM field, with a demonstrated interested in computer science. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and demonstrated financial need. Website
Deadline: 1/31/16. For incoming new freshman who plan to attend a Wisconsin university in the fall 2017. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Website [/website]
Aceable 2016-17 Scholarship
Deadline: 2/1/17. $500 award for any student currently enrolled in undergrad or graduate university/college. Website
Amy Hunter-Wilson, MD Scholarship
Deadline: 2/1/17. $1000 maximum award for Native American students who are pursing training or advanced education in a related health field. Award amounts vary. Website
Victor A. Baylon, MD Scholarship
Deadline: 2/1/17. $1000 to $2500 award for medical, medical technologist and clinical laboratory scientist students who are residents of Racine or Milwaukee Counties. Website
AAUW Racine Branch Scholarship
Deadline: 2/15/17. $500 to $4000 award for Racine County Undergraduate Sophomore, Junior or Senior. 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