Scholarship Updates

Scholarship
Deadline

Amount Scholarship Name/Criteria
3/28/2014 undisclosed Service League of Manitowoc County 2014 Continuing Education Grant
Eligible to students who are at least 21 years old, who are Manitowoc County residents, must have had a break in schooling at some point and must be entering a program of study at an accredited post secondary institution within six months of receiving the grant.
3/28/2014 $1,000 Sheboygan Area - SHRM Jack Schoemer Scholarship
Open to full-time students that are residing in Sheboygan, Calumet and Manitowoc County.  Candidate must have a determined major and have an emphasis in Human Resources.  In addition, you must be in good standing at school and in the community. 
3/30/2014 $500

Odenza Marketing Group Spring Scholarship
Eligible students are between the ages of 16-25 on March 30, 2014, have at least one full year of college left, and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.  Student must submit and essay and fill out an application by clicking on "How to Apply" here.

3/31/2014 $650 Lakeshore Business and Professional Women's Scholarship
Available to an individual continuing his or her education at a local college.  Individual choosing to apply should complete an application to be considered for the scholarship.
3/31/2014
$500
Marsh-Pickett-Richey PEO Scholarship
Open to all women who are pursuing an education and are enrolled in one of the three local campuses (Silver Lake College, University of Wisconsin-Manitowoc, or Lakeshore Technical College).  Candidates should have at least a B average and show economic need. 
3/31/2014 $5,000 The ASCO Numatics Scholarship
Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an engineering, instrumentation, systems, electrical, mechanical or automation discipline.  Applicants must be entering their junior or senior year in a four-year undergraduate program.
3/31/2014
$500
The Fox Valley/Central Wisconsin Chapter Institute of Internal Auditors Scholarship
Open to a college student currently enrolled with a major in accounting or business administration at an accredited, four-year university or college within the boundaries of our chapter continuing similar studies in the year 2014-2015 academic year and is a resident of Wisconsin.  Student should also be interested in a career in internal auditing. 
4/1/2014 $1,000

UnitedOne Scholarships
UnitedOne Credit Union is offering two $1,000 scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Open to any student whose primary residence is in Manitowoc or Sheboygan County, and is pursuing an advanced education.  Application must be in essay format and needs to be email to scholarships@UnitedOne.org.

4/1/2014 $1,000 Computer Science and Computer Engineering Scholarship
Open to students who are pursuing a degree in computer science or computer engineering.  Students interested must also be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident and enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
4/1/2014 Tuition St. John's University School of Education Scholarship
Available to two graduates with a record of significant achievement from a Catholic college or university who have completed a major or minor in education.
4/1/2014 $500 Liberal Arts & General Studies Degrees Academic Scholarship
Open to students pursuing an associate's degree or higher in a program related to Liberal Arts or General Studies.  In addition, the student will be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.  Must have a minimum of 30 semesters or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
4/1/2014 $500

Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship
Student must be enrolled in a program that is two years in length or longer, be a U.S. or Canadian resident, and fill out an essay and application by clicking on "How to Apply" here.

4/1/2014 $500 Manitowoc Golden K Kiwanis Scholarship
Open to students of Silver Lake College who demonstrate financial need and the ability to complete their chosen program. 
4/1/2014 $500 Women in Management, Inc. Manitowoc Chapter
Open to female students who are aspiring to a post-secondary professional, managerial or entrpreneurial career.  Applicant must have completed at least her first year of college with the intention of obtaining a degree.  Preference is given to applicants attending college in Manitowoc County, who reside in Manitowoc County, or graduated from a Manitowoc County High School.  Financial need, academic performance, community and extracurricular involvement will be considered.
4/4/2014 $1,000 Oz Moving & Storage Scholarship
Open to all students who are willing to write an essay on the given topic. 
4/14/2014
$500
BoomTown Internet Group Scholarship
Students should choose one topic to write about and construct an essay ranging from 1,000 to 1,500 words.  In addition, each scholarship participant must show proof of enrollment in college or university. 
4/15/2014 $2,000 Sheboygan Branch AAUW Local Scholarship Foundation, Inc.
Open to both a full-time and part-time non-traditional student for the 2014-2015 school year.  You must be at least 21 years of age, reside in the geographic area of Sheboygan Branch AAUW, and enrolled in a program leading to an Associate's or Bachelor's degree.  For more information, email sheboyganaauwscholarship@gmail.com
4/15/2014
$1,500
The HotelsCheap Scholarship Program - General Scholarship for Higher Learning
Open to all students enrolled in a two or four-year college or graduate program. 
4/18/2014 $1,500 Fond du Lac Area Human Resource Association Scholarship
Open to all those who are enrolled in a degree program at an accredited two or four year college or university or enrolled in a Human Resource certification program.  Applicants must also demonstrate interest in Human Resources and have the potential to contribute in the future to the Human Resources profession.  In addition you must also be a U.S. citizen, resident of the Fond du Lac area or attending a program in the Fond du Lac area (Winnebago, Dodge and Calumet counties). 
4/20/2014 Up to $7,000 P.E.O. Reciprocity Scholarship
To be eligible, student must be female, a Brown County resident, and a citizen of the US or Canada, have at least 24 consecutive months as a non-student sometime in her adult life and be within 24 months of completing her educational goal.  In addition, applicant must not be enrolled in a doctoral degree program, demonstrate financial need through FAFSA, and must attach a personal essay.
4/20/2014 $1,000 Sports Unlimited Scholarship
To be eligible, student must be a college freshman or sophomore and not working for Sports Unlimited or related to anyone who is working for Sports Unlimited. 
4/20/2014 $1,000 Revzilla.com College Scholarship
Available to freshman and sophomore college students between the ages of 16 and 21.  Must not be employed or related to anyone working with TeamZilla.
4/30/2014 $1,000 Westway Electric Supply Scholarship
Student must be enrolled in college and not have an expected graduation date before December 2014.
4/30/2014 $1,000 I Heart My Hometown Scholarship
Available to students who have an expected graduation date after December 2014.
4/30/2014 $1,000 Emergency University Spring 2014 Scholarship
Student must be a college freshman, sophomore or junior.  Create a medical emergency response plan and submit it according to the criteria listed.
4/30/2014 $250 Manitowoc Garden Club, Inc. Scholarship
Open to all students who reside in Manitowoc County and who are in the field of horticulture, botany or related fields.  You must complete the scholarship application and attach a copy of your current transcript, as well as a letter of recommendation.
5/1/2014 $1,000 Aweber Email Marketing Scholarship
Scholarship is open to college freshman, sophomores and juniors.  Take the survey and submit the essay that is listed on the webpage.
5/1/2014 $500 CollegeClasses.com 2014 Breaking Down the Barrier
Open to all students who are pursuing a degree in any field (Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's or Doctoral).  You must be at least 16 years or older at the time of application and enrolled or applied for enrollment in a degree program. 
5/1/2014 $500 CollegeClasses.com Business Scholarship Award
Open to students who are pursuing a degree in business.  You must be 16 years of age or older at the time of application and be enrolled or applying for enrollment in a business degree program.
5/1/2014 $500 CollegeClasses.com Technology & Computer Science Scholarship
Open to students who are pursuing a degree in technology or computer science.  You must be 16 years of age or older at the time of application and be enrolled or applying for enrollment in a technology or computer science degree program.
5/1/2014
$1,000
Crown & Caliber Entrepreneur's Scholarship
This scholarship is open to any student to show their entrepreneur capabilities.  Student will create a two-page business plan that will include a paragraph or two on the following items:  the concept or mission statement of your business, what service or product you will provide, how you will market your product, who your target market is, and stick to a $1,000 budget.
5/1/2014 $1,000 Griswold Home Care 2014 Scholarship
The only requirement is to be enrolled in college.
5/1/2014
$500
Pearl Software
If you are a prospective or current student in a college or university that is pursuing a technology degree or related program, you can participate in the Pearl Softward Essay Contest to win a scholarship.  You are to submit an essay 500 - 1000 words that answers one of the two topics listed on the website.  In addition, you are to provide proof of enrollment at the time of entry. 
5/15/2014 $500

Find a Law Scholarship
To be eligible, student must be enrolled full-time by September 2014 and be living in the U.S. and plan on studying in the U.S..  Application can be found by clicking on "How to Apply" here.

5/26/2014 $1,000 B. Davis Scholarship
Open to all students who write an essay on the given topic.
5/30/2014 $1,000 Wisconsin Lab Association (WLA) Scholarship
Open to all students that are attending an accredited college or university.  All applicants must be enrolled in a curriculum that will enable them to pursue a career in a non-medical laboratory field and have a 3.0 GPA or higher.  You must submit the completed application, current resume, and two letters of recommendation from instructors.
5/31/2014 $1,000 Policy and Procedure Scholarship
Open to all students who hand in a short resume and essay before the due date.
5/31/2014 $1,000 Help Desk Software Scholarship
Requirements include writing an essay answering the specified questions. 
5/31/2014 $1,000 PicMonkey College Scholarship
Student must complete survey and essay.
5/31/2014 $1,000 Nuvation Engineering Scholarship
Available to undergraduate students interested in engineering or science. 
5/31/2014 $2,500 Online Games Scholarship
Open to all students who are willing to write an essay on the given topic. 
6/1/2014 $1,000 Digital Storm College Scholarship
Available to any high school senior who is willing to write a 500-1000 word essay on the given topic. 
6/1/2014 $1,000 Giva Student Scholarship
Open to all graduate and undergraduate students.  Students must fill out an application and write an essay on the given topic.
6/1/2014 $1,000 Creative Design Scholarship
Student must be a college freshman, sophomore or junio.  To enter, student needs to create a new type of creative concept they can develop for the business's high quality fuels.
6/1/2014 $1,000 My Alarm Center Student Scholarships
Available to any high school senior, freshman/sophomore in college who is studying law enforcement, law, criminal justice or related field.  There will be a $500 scholarship for 2nd and 3rd place winners.
6/1/2014 $1,000 Digital Marketing Scholarship
Student must be a college freshman, sophomore or junior to apply.  Student is to make a digital marketing campaign that could be implemented for the APlus convenience store brand at any of the Sunoco locations.
6/1/2014 $1,000 Lamps.com Scholarship
Student must be a college freshman, sophomore or junior to apply.
6/14/2014 $1,000 Abbot and Fenner Scholarship
All students are eligible to apply.  Fill out application and write an essay that fits the specified topic. 
6/20/2014 $500 Big Sun Scholarship
Student must be a student athlete.
6/30/2014 Undisclosed

Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship
Student must be enrolled full-time, starting third semester, have 3.0 GPA or higher, and be 21 years old having returned to school after at least two years off.  Application must include three letters of recommendation and official transcripts.

7/1/2014 $1,000

College Scholarship Writing Contest
Interested students can write a brief essay discussing why they think people are fascinated with the supernatural.

7/15/2014 $1,000 Resume Companion Scholarship
Eligible students for the Fall 2014 Scholarship must be enrolled in school for that semester (fall).  Student must make a resume based on a nonfictional character.
7/31/2014 $500 Goedeker's College Scholarship for Books
Open to all students attending college.  You are to submit an essay with a minimum of 300 words and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and proof of enrollment in an accredited college for the spring of 2014.  In addition, you must provide clear contact information, along with a picture of yourself.
8/1/2014 $10,000 Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program
Graduate students or undergraduate students must be enrolled in an accredited college for the 2014-2015 fall semester to qualify for this scholarship.  A pre-selected committee will award two $10,000 scholarships and four $5,000 scholarships among the candidates.
8/15/2014 $1,000 The Eve's Addiction Scholarship
Open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.  Student must submit a 500 word essay on the given topic.
10/6/2014 $500 AES Engineering
Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question: When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful?  What people, things and accomplishments do you need?
10/24/2014 $50-10,000 Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest
Eligibility: 12 graders, college undergrads, and graduate students.  Must write an essay on the book Atlas Shrugged and submit their essay online.
12/1/2014 $1,000 Giva Student Scholarship
Open to all graduate and undergraduate students.  Student must fill out an application and write an essay on the given topic.
Undisclosed Tuition DCF Scholarship for Youth in Out-of-Home Care
Applicants must have been in out of home care for at least six months after the age of 15 and left after the age of 18. Applicants must be accepted into a post-secondary institution at the time the application is sent and be
ages 23 or younger. An application needs to be completed along with a copy of an acceptance letter from the post-secondary institution.
Varies Varies Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Site contains scholarship opportunities for students who have a Hispanic background. The requirements for the scholarship vary, but have opportunities for student from high school to graduate level.
Undisclosed Up to $2,500 Holy Family Memorial Scholarship Program
Scholarship for full or part time students of Nursing or similar program.
Students must maintain a 3.0 grade point average and make an employment service commitment.
     


Scholarship Search & Information Websites:


http://www.fastweb.com
    http://fastaid.com


http://collegeboard.com/paying/


http://scholarships-ar-us.org/moresearches.htm


http://college-scholarships.com


http://wiredscholar.com/paying/content/index.jsp


http://www.collegeplanning.nelnet.net


http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm


http://weeklyscholarshipalert.com


http://www.schoolsoup.com


http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm


http://www.hsf.net/innercontent.aspx?id=34


http://www.uncf.org/forstudents/scholarship.asp


http://education-portal.com/articles/Tuition_Scholarship.html


http://onlinedegree.botw.org/scholarships/


http://www.studentscholarshipsearch.com/
http://www.onlineschools.org/financial-aid/minority
http://www.studentscholarships.org


Books:


Petersen’s Scholarships, Grants and Prizes 2012
SLC Library: 378.30973 P442P


The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2009: Billions of dollars in scholarships, grants and prizes. by Gen S. Tanabe
SLC Library: 378.3 T153U


Important Notes:


~DO NOT give your credit card number or pay to apply for any scholarship applications.


~Please contact the SLC Office of Financial Aid if you encounter errors using links within this page. (financialaid@sl.edu or 1-800-236-4752 ext. 122).


~ Silver Lake College of the Holy Family provides this information as a service without endorsing any of the scholarships or web sites listed.