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 
The Dennis Peterman Scholarship
Deadline: 05/01/17. $1500-$3000 award for students in a related construction field of study. Website
Quick Loans Scholarship
 Deadline: 05/01/17. $2,500. Applicants must be at least 16 years old, a legal resident of the U.S., and in good standing at a U.S. post-secondary educational program or institution. Website 
Illinois Legislative Black Caucus Foundation
 Deadline: 05/09/17. $1,000. Applicants must be an Illinois resident accepted to or attending an accredited institution of higher learning. PDF
Citrix RightSignature Signature Stories Scholarship
Deadline: 05/15/17. $2000-$5000 award for students currently enrolled at any accredited school. Website
iVisa Study Abroad Scholarship
Deadline: 05/15/17. $1,500. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, currently be enrolled in a university, and express interest in studying abroad. Website 
Wisconsin Counties Solid Waste Management Association Scholarship
Deadline: 05/16/17. Applicants must be full time with junior or senior standing or a graduate student. Degree areas for consideration are environmental education, recycling, waste management, environmental engineering, the environmental sciences, public administration or a related field or other degree areas with a demonstrated interest in a career in waste resource management industry. PDF Description/PDF Application
Sam Hennessee Scholarship
Deadline: 05/24/17. $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.

Annual CGTrader Scholarship
Deadline: 06/01/17. $500 – $2000. Applicants must be full-time enrolled in a senior year of high school, undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited academic institution between January 1, 2017 and June 1, 2017, and should be able to present proof of status at the request of CGTrader. 2.5 GPA required. Website

Childrens Dentistry of Charlottesville Child Empowerment Scholarships
Deadline: 06/01/17. $1000. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a college or university that will continue enrollment for the 2017 academic year or are applying to enroll at a college or university for the 2017 academic year and must have a verifiable 3.25 GPA or higher to be eligible. Website

Turner Pest Control
Deadline: 06/01/17. $1500 award for a college student who is committed to community service. Student must be a United States resident and accepted or enrolled in a university, college or trade school. Website 
Wisconsin Women In Government, Inc
Deadline: 06/09/17. $3000. Applicants must be a female resident of Wisconsin, have financial need, enrolled part/full time at an institution, hold a C grade point average, demonstrate leadership potential, initiative, and excellent communication skills and have interest in public service, government, and/or the political process. Scholarship Memo/Application 
Feldco Windows, Siding and Doors Scholarship
Deadline: 06/15/17. $1000 Award for current undergraduate or incoming new freshman that is also a legal U.S. resident. Website
Luna Regina Health Eating Scholarship
 Deadline: 06/30/17. $1,000. Applicants must be enrolled in a two or four year college program and write a 500 word essay answering “Why is a healthy diet important?” Website
Nursing Scholarship for BSN
Deadline: 07/01/17. $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: 07/15/17. $1000 award for any undergraduate art or design major. Website
Climate Change Scholarship
Deadline: 07/31/17. $1000. Applicants must be enrolled in a two- or four-year undergraduate degree program at an accredited U.S. college or university for the 2017 / 2018 academic year and hold a 3.0 GPA. Website
Lucky Patcher Scholarship
 Deadline: 08/15/17. $2,500. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident, enrolled full time in an undergraduate or graduate degree program or be a high school student planning to attend college in Fall 2017, and have a 2.5 GPA. Website