External Scholarships

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Sheboygan County Conservation Association Roy Kalmerton Scho

The Sheboygan County Conservation Association is offering the $1000 Roy Kalmerton Scholarship and the $1000 Marion/Robert Schuchardt Scholarship to college students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, have completed a minimum of one FULL-TIME year in college AND have attained sophomore status. Applicants must intend to major in an environment field such as: Fisheries Management, Water Resources, Forestry, Resource Management, Soils Management, Wildlife Management, Zoology, Conservation Law Enforcement, or Environmental Education. Applicants must be a resident of Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Calumet, Fond du Lac or Ozaukee counties but may attend any college or university.

The application can be downloaded from the SCCA website at http://sheboyganconservation.org/programs/scca-scholarship/ or by contacting John Zalewski at jzalewski@sheboyganconservation.org

Completed application and accompanying documents must be returned by April 1, 2024. The scholarship will be presented at the Association's annual Banquet on May 11, 2024

Award:
$1,000

Contact: 
John Zalewski

Donor:
Sheboygan County Conservation Association

Address:
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Phone & Email:
jzalewski@sheboyganconservation.org

Deadline:
April 1st, 2024
Single Parent Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

In order to qualify for the Custody X Change Single Parent Scholarship, you must:

  • Have primary physical custody of one or more minor children
  • Be enrolled full or part time as an undergraduate at an accredited college or university
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher or be a first-semester student

The scholarship is open to single parent students around the world. If you're outside the US, you should have the equivalent of 3.0 GPA or higher on your university's grading scale.

For more information please visit:

https://www.custodyxchange.com/scholarships/

 

TermAmountDeadlineAwarded By
Spring$1000Dec 31Jan 31
Summer$500Apr 30May 31
Fall$1000Aug 31Sep 30

 

Award:
$500-1000

Contact: 
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Donor:
CustudyXChange

Address:
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Phone & Email:
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Deadline:
Varies
Benjamin Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizen undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies or credit-bearing, career-oriented internships abroad.

Over 2,800 scholarships of up to $5,000 will be awarded this academic year for U.S. citizen undergraduates to study or intern abroad. Award amounts will vary depending on the length of study and student need.

For more information about this scholarship, please click on the link below:
https://www.gilmanscholarship.org/program/program-overview/

Award:
Varies

Contact:
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Donor:
Benjamin A. Gilman International

Address:
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Phone & E-mail:
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Deadline:
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National Science Foundation Scholarships

The National Science Foundation funds research and education in most fields of science and engineering. It does this through grants, and cooperative agreements to more than 2,000 colleges, universities, K-12 school systems, businesses, informal science organizations and other research organizations throughout the United States.  The Foundation accounts for about one-fourth of federal support to academic institutions for basic research.

NSF receives approximately 40,000 proposals each year for research, education and training projects, of which approximately 11,000 are funded. In addition, the Foundation receives several thousand applications for graduate and postdoctoral fellowships.

For more information on undergraduate and graduate funding, please visit: http://www.nsf.gov/funding/index.jsp

Award:
--

Contact:
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Donor:
National Science Foundation

Address:
4201 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, Virginia 22230

Phone & E-mail:
703-292-5111

Fax:
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Deadline:
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Hispanic Scholarship Fund

These scholarships are for students of Hispanic heritage. Visit the website for information on specific scholarships and further eligibility requirements.

Award amounts range from $1000 - $2500.

For more information please visit our website:

https://www.hsf.net/sign-up

 

Award:
$1,000 - $2,500

Contact:
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Donor:
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Address:
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Phone & E-mail:
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Deadline:
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National Restaurant Foundation Scholarship

For undergrad students pursuing a career in the food service industry. For more information and an application, visit the web site. 

https://chooserestaurants.org/programs/scholarships-grants/scholarships/

 

Award:
--

Contact:
Jesse Singerhouse

Donor:
National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF)

Address:
P.O. Box 220
Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751

Phone & E-mail:
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Deadline:
March 15th Annually

#Nursing Scholarship

Every year #Nursing is offering up to three $1,200 scholarships to students attending universities, colleges, and other academic and non-academic institutions across the U.S. on their way to becoming nurses, of any kind.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.
  • Applicants must pursue a nursing-related career.
  • Applicants must be under the age of 40.
  • Applicants must show proof of enrollment to their place of study.

 

For more information and how to apply please visit:
https://www.hashtagnursing.com/scholarship/

Award:
$1,200

Contact:
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Donor: 
#Nusring

Address:
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Phone & E-mail: 
scholarship@hastagnursing.com

Deadline:
December 31 (Annually)

Great Lakes Hemophilia Scholarship

The Career Development Scholarship provides funding assistance for tuition and enrollment fees relevant to continuing education in a non-traditional or non-degree format. This could include education programs that specialize in the skilled trades, applied sciences, modern technologies or career advancement. For example, classes in welding, accounting, dental hygiene or computer programs. This scholarship is intended to promote career development for those living with bleeding disorders. Parents and spouses are also eligible for this scholarship. Applicants must be a Wisconsin resident or receive care at a Wisconsin Hemophilia Treatment Center.

For more information about this scholarship and how to apply please visit
https://glhf.org/what-we-do/scholarships/

OR

Stop by the UW-Stout Financial Aid Office, 210 Bowman Hall, to pick up an application

Award:
Up to $500 Per Class

Contact:
Kailee Frederick

Donor: 
Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation

Address:
Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation
638 North 18th Street, Suite 108
Milwaukee, WI 53233

Phone & E-mail: 
kfrederick@glhf.org
414-937-6784

Deadlines:
Open throughout the year

Loss of a Parent Scholarship

KompareIt works every day to assist consumers in finding the right service for their home or business. We believe in the fundamentals of a strong home and family. We understand that losing a parent or guardian is an incredibly painful experience and it has a huge impact on the home and family. We believe students that are in this position deserve an extra push in helping them with their education, which we’d like to gift via a scholarship towards their educational expenses.

Eligibility

All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.

  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific major.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.

Required Application Details

  • Please write a 1,000-word essay answering the following questions:
    • What are your goals for your education and the future?
    • What motivates you to continue your education?
    • How do you plan to use your education to assist those in need?
  • Please submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter in an accredited learning institution.
  • Please submit the KompareIt Scholarship form.

For more information please visit: https://www.kompareit.com/scholarship.html

Award:
$1,000


Contact:
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Donor:

KompareIt

Address:
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Phone & E-mail:
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Deadline:
Annually

September 30th

Race to Inspire Scholarship

Race Entry is an online race registration company that supports students of all disciplines who pursue self-improvement and enhanced health through race preparation and participation. Annually Race Entry is offering a $500 scholarship to the winner of our annual “Race to Inspire” essay contest. Many people have different reasons for running in a race. We want to hear & share your inspiring story.

Requirements:

  • Must be able to verify enrollment for college at an accredited university inside the USA during the fall semester of the same year the essay is submitted

For more information, please visit: https://www.raceentry.com/race-to-inspire-scholarship

 

 

Award:
$5000

Contact:
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Donor:
Race Entry

Address:
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Phone & E-mail:support@raceentry.com

Deadline:
August 15th annually 

2024 Nordsom Builds Scholarship
  • High school seniors or college students enrolling in an accredited not-for-profit postsecondary institution, including a four-year college, community college or trade school
  • Pursuing a major in manufacturing, engineering-related STEM disciplines, or business leading to a career in industry and corporate America
  • Live near a Nordson facility or attend a school near a Nordson facility
  • Maintain good academic standing
  • Must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Preferred Majors Include:

 

CTS: Engineering, including Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial and Software, Engineering Technology, Information Technology, Machining, and Manufacturing Operations. 

USS and CEIS: Engineering, Manufacturing Operations, Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, Industrial Management, Information Technology, and engineering-related STEM majors leading to a career in industry.

 

For more information visit www.ofic.org/smr/nordson

https://apply.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarships/nordson24

 

Award:$4,000 - $10,000
 

Contact: 
www.ofic.org/smr/nordson

Donor:  
Nordsom

Address:
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Phone & E-mail:

scholarships@ofic.org

Deadline:
 May 15th, 2024

BRET TALLEY SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE TECH PIONEERS 2024

To apply to the scholarship, you must be a current  university student who is studying technology in the United States or high school student that will attend university on the road to be a future tech pioneer.

We will be awarding the scholarship to a single student based on our essay competition.  We will select one winner based on the winner of a creative essay of under 1000 words answering the following:  

“Describe an issue in the world that needs to be solved, and how a future technology may be able to solve that problem.”

 

Award:
$1,000

Contact:  Jaime Laats

Donor:

Bret Talley

Address:
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Phone & E-mail:  

apply@brettalleyscholarship.com.

Deadline:

April 15, 2024

Tech Guide Scholarships

TechGuide Scholarship Page

The TechGuide Scholarship page provides a resource for student's interested in pursuing a degree in the Technology field. There are 12 different scholarship's offered for students who are undergrads, grad students, culturally diverse students, and more. Go to this link to view all 12 available scholarships: https://techguide.org/resources/tech-scholarships/

Award:
$500-$10,000

Contact: 

Donor:

TechGuide

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

Deadline:
Annually throughout the Year

Annual Sleep Family Scholarship For Those With Disabilities

Application Deadline & Guidelines: 

  • Deadline: December 31st Annually 

 

Awards: 

  • $1,500

 

Eligible applicants must be: 

  • To participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled at or planning to attend a 2-4 year university, community college or graduate school program located in the United States.
  • Candidates must have a medically recognized physical or mental disability.
  • The minimum GPA required for application is 2.5, indicating that all applicants are in good academic standing.

To Apply: 

To apply, please write a short essay (no longer than 750 words) that addresses the following questions:

  • What obstacles have you had to overcome on your path to academic achievement?
  • What is your ultimate goal or dream job, and what do you plan to do with your degree?

To be eligible, please send an email to info@sleepfamily.org with the following information:

  • Full name
  • Current mailing address
  • Phone number
  • Short description of your disability
  • The name of your current college or the college you plan to attend
  • Your essay
  • Attach a copy of your latest transcript (high school or college) so the Scholarship Committee can verify GPA

For more information, please visit: https://sleepfamily.org/scholarship/ 

Award:
$1,500

Contact: 

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Donor:

Sleep Family

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

 info@sleepfamily.org

Deadline:
December 31st Annually 

Addicted.org Scholarship

Application Deadline & Guidelines: 

  • Deadline: July 1st Annually 

 

Awards: 

  • $1,000

 

Eligible applicants must be: 

  • Be a full-time college or university student (individuals taking 12 credits – about four classes each semester).
  • Be at least 18 years old.

To Apply: 

To apply, please write a short essay (no longer than 750 words) that addresses the following questions:

  • To apply, please write an essay (1,000-1,500 words) that addresses the following:
  • Research fentanyl and how it became the threat it is today. The essay should focus on what caused it to be so available in the United States, how it affects today’s youth and potential prevention techniques that could curb overdose statistics.

To be eligible:

  • Please send all essays to Scholarship@addicted.org along with your name and the College/University you attend.
  • Essays must be sent from your College / University email address.
  • Submission Deadline – July 1st Awarded to the winner in August for Fall Semester.

For more information, please visit: https://www.addicted.org/scholarship.html 

Award:
$1,000

Contact: 

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Donor:

Addicted.org

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

 Scholarship@addicted.org

Deadline:
July 1st Annually 

Passion for Making Scholarship

Application Deadline & Guidelines: 

  • Deadline: August 15, 2024

 

Awards: 

  • $500

 

Eligible applicants must be: 

  • US citizens entering or attending a university, college, or trade school in the United States as a full-time student.

  • Applicants must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above.

To Apply: 

  • A completed scholarship application form 

  • A media piece (essay, poem, photo, video animation, etc.) demonstrating or explaining your passion for making.

  • A certified copy of the student’s transcripts

These items must be submitted to the following email by the deadline in order to be considered: outreach@fintechabrasives.com

For more information, go to: Annual Passion For Making Scholarship | Scholarship For Students (fintechabrasives.com)

Award:
$500

Contact: 

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Donor:

Fintech Industrial Abrasives

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

 outreach@fintechabrasives.com

Deadline:

August 15, 2024

Greater Green Bay Area P.E.O. Reciprocity Scholarship

The Greater Green Bay P.E.O. Chapters have announced the availability of scholarships for Brown County women.

 Qualified applicants are high school graduates, have had their education interrupted, and have re-entered or wish to re-enter a post-secondary institution. The scholarships will range up to $7,000 and are need based. The funds will be awarded according to financial and educational information requested in the application.

 Last year, approximately $42,000 was awarded to women in Brown County to further their education.

 The scholarship application can be accessed with the links below.  http://tinyurl.com/mrx8wbh8 http://tinyurl.com/29uapz9v

The application may also be found at the school’s financial aid office/website or by requesting a copy from Stephanie Juckem at gbareareciprocityscholarship@gmail.com.

 Completed applications must be postmarked no later than April 01, 2024.

Award:
$100 - $7,000

Contact: 

Stephanie Juckem

Donor:

Greater Green Bay P.E.O.

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

 gbareareciprocityscholarship@gmail.com.

Deadline:

April 1st, 2024

Incfile Young Entrepreneurship Scholarship

Application Deadline & Guidelines: 

  • Deadline: March 31, June 30, September 30 Annually

Awards:

  • $2,500

 

Eligible applicants must be: 

  • Must be a high school senior, undergraduate, graduate, or trade school student.
  • Must attend a U.S.-based high school, trade school or university.
  • Must hold a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Must have an interest in starting a business.

To Apply: 

  • Complete online application
  • Create a short, 2-minute video telling us how entrepreneurship will impact your life
  • Submit sample business plan.

For more information, go to: https://form.jotform.com/220125186060141

Award:
$2,500

Contact: 

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Donor:

Incfile

Address:

Phone & Email:  

 

Deadline:

March 31, June 30, September 30 Annually

Pharmica International Scholarship Program

Application Deadline & Guidelines: 

Deadline: June 31, 2023 

Awards: 

  • $1,000

 

Eligible applicants must be: 

 

  • At least 18 years old or be able to provide written permission from a parent or guardian if you are under 18.
  • In good academic standing with your current educational institution, with an average GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate program starting or continuing in the 2023-2024 academic year, at an accredited North American college or university.

To Apply: 

  • To apply for the award, we ask that you complete the task of writing an essay, no longer than 1000 words, in answer to the following question:
    • “How has telehealth impacted the delivery of healthcare services in rural and underserved communities?”
    • Your essay should be in Word document format and submitted via email to scholarship@pharmica.co.uk using the subject “Pharmica Scholarship Submission | [Your Name]”.
  • Please include in the email your first and last name, phone number, home country, college/university name, program, and student ID number.
  • The winning applicant will be selected by the scholarship team here at Pharmica based on the quality and originality of their essay submission.
  • If you have any questions about the scholarship or your application, drop us an email on scholarship@pharmica.co.uk 

 

For more information, please visit: https://www.pharmica.co.uk/scholarship/

Award: $1,000

Contact: 

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Donor:

Pharmica

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

scholarship@pharmica.co.uk

Deadline:

June 31, 2024

Wisconsin County Solid Waste Management Association (WCSWMA)

Application Deadline & Guidelines: 

  • Deadline: June 15, 2023 

 

Awards: 

  • Varies

 

Eligible applicants must be: 

 

  • Currently enrolled full-time at an accredited Wisconsin university or college
  • Entering their junior or senior undergraduate year or working on a graduate degree.
  • Majoring in one of the following degree areas:
    • 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

To Apply: 

  • Complete the online application.  The application includes responses to three brief essay questions. 
  • Send the following REQUIRED documents to: wcswma@gmail.com on/by June 15, 2023.
    • Cover Letter regarding your application, addressed to the WCSWMA Scholarship Committee​
    • College Transcripts
      • OPTIONAL:  Resume / CV

For more information, go to: https://www.wcswma.org/scholarships 

 

Award:
Varies

Contact: 

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Donor:

WCSWMA

Address:
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Phone & Email:  

 wcswma@gmail.com 

Deadline:

June 15, 2024

Woodland Centers Eugene R. Bonynge Memorial Graduate Student

Scholarship Amount:

$1,000

Deadline:

May 19, 2023

Scholarship Qualifications:

  • Must be a US resident.
  • Must have graduated from a High School in Minnesota
  • Must be in enrolled in a graduate training program in a behavioral science field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

How to Apply:

Must be mailed to:

Woodland Centers, c/o CEO

1125 6th Street SE

Willmar, MN 56201

Or emailed to:

Ashley.kjos@wcenters.org

 

Award:$1,000

Contact: 

Donor:

Eugene R. Bonynge

Address:

1125 6th Street SE

Willmar, MN 56201

Phone & Email:  

Ashley.kjos@wcenters.org

Deadline:

May 19, 2024

Test Prep Insight Scholarship

Scholarship Amount:

$1,500 

Deadline:

June 30, 2023

Scholarship Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled at or planning to attend a 2-4 year university, community college or graduate school program located in the United States.  

  • Candidates must have a medically recognized physical or mental disability. 

  • The minimum GPA required for application is 2.5, indicating that all candidates are in good academic standing. 

How to Apply:

  • Write a short essay (no longer than 1,000 words) that addresses the following:  

  • How has your disability made academic achievement difficult? How have you managed to overcome that difficulty to achieve academic success? 

  • What is your ultimate goal or dream job? What are the steps you are taking to achieve your goals? 

  • How do you plan to give back to the community and/or help future students achieve their academic goals? 

  • Email scholarship and following documentation to info@testprepinsight.com 

  • Full name 

  • Current mailing address 

  • Phone number 

  • Description of your disability 

  • The name of your current college or the college you plan to attend 

  • Your essay or a link to your video 

  • Attach a copy of your latest transcript (high school or college) so the Scholarship Committee can verify GPA 

For more information, go to: https://testprepinsight.com/scholarship/  

Award:$1,500

Contact: 

Donor:

Test Prep Insight

Address:

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Phone & Email:  

info@testprepinsight.com 

Deadline:

June 30, 2024

ISL Midwest Senior Scholarships

Scholarship Amount:

10, $1,000 scholarships

Deadline:

April 30th, 2024

Scholarship Qualifications:

  • The ISL Midwest Senior Scholarship is open to high school seniors, and parents of students, who are:
  • Legal U.S. residents.
  • Residents of Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, or Wisconsin.
  • Planning to attend, physically or virtually, an eligible college in the fall following the registration dates.
  • There is no financial need, minimum grade point average, or class rank requirements for the ISL Midwest Senior Scholarship.

How to Apply:

Visit this Link:

ISL Midwest Senior Scholarship (iowastudentloan.org)

 

Award: 10, $1,000 scholarships

Contact: 

Donor:

 

Address:

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Phone & Email:  

 

Deadline:

April 30th, 2024

Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs

Scholarship Amount:

$1,000

Deadline:

June 1st, 2023

Scholarship Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or GED without a bachelor’s degree.
  • Enrolled as at least a sophomore in a business program at a community college or a 4-year college/university.
  • Currently taking classes towards the degree

How to Apply:

Visit this Link:

Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs – DIAMOCYCLE

 

Award:$1,000

Contact: 

Donor:

 

Address:

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Phone & Email:  

 

Deadline:

June 1st, 2024

ISL Education Lending Scholarship

Scholarship Amount:

45, $1,000 scholarships

Deadline:

March 29th, 2024

Scholarship Qualifications:

  • Open to: Iowa residents who are either:
  • Iowa high school students 
  • Undergraduate college students
  • Parents or guardians of those students

How to Apply:

Visit this Link:

ISL Education Lending Scholarship (iowastudentloan.org)

 

Award:$1,000

Contact: 

Donor:

 

Address:

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Phone & Email:  

 

Deadline:

March 29th, 2024

Dr. Wes Heroman Scholarship for Health Students

Scholarship Amount:

$1,000 

Deadline:

September 15th, 2024

Scholarship Qualifications:

Essay Submission:

  • Craft a thoughtful response, under 1000 words, addressing the prompt: “Describe a significant challenge currently faced by the healthcare industry and propose an innovative solution to address it effectively.”
  • Save your essay in Word Doc format.

    Email Submission:

  • Send your essay as an attachment to: apply@drwesheromanscholarship.com.

    Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA

How to Apply:

Visit this Link:

https://drwesheromanscholarship.com/dr-wes-heroman-scholarship/

 

Award:$1,000

Contact: 

Donor:

 

Address:

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Phone & Email:  

 

Deadline:

September 15th, 2024