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Scholarships

Private Scholarships

The University is notified regularly of scholarships offered by local, regional, and national organizations. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information, nor are we responsible for the content in any of these outside sites or sources of information. Use good judgment and common sense when researching potential scholarships. We update this link to include any new awards we are made aware of. Please check back regularly to view the most current listing. The information on this site was updated on April 16, 2015.

Ab Nicholas Scholarship Foundation

Eligibility: Available to any and all high school basketball players and managers, boy or girl planning to pursue a college degree with any UW System school. Most recepients will not play at the college level.

How to Apply: Review the requirements and complete an application

Deadline: Opens on February 1--April 30 each year

Altrusa International Green Bay Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Must be a women returning to school to complete technical/college education that was previously interrupted, 2) Be completing studies in fields related to improving your level of literacy or quality of life, 3) Have demonstrated need and be able to justify this need for additional assistance, and 4) Have the potential for success in Education and Employment.

How to Apply: Visit the Altrusa website

Deadline: Review website

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Green Bay Branch

Eligibility: 1) Applicant must be a female and 25 years old or older by September 1, 2015. 2) Must be Junior or Senior at UW-Green Bay, St. Norbert College, College of Menominee Nation/Green Bay or Bellin College as of fall 2015.

How to Apply: Visit the website at www.greenbayarea-wi.aauw.net

Deadline: Review website

American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships

Eligibility: 1) Pursuing an undergraduate, master, doctoral or professional degree as a full-time student. Demonstrate financial need. Demonstrate personal enrollment in a federally-recognized American Indian tribe or Alaska Native group, or possess one fourth degree verifiable federally-recognized American Indian blood.

How to Apply: Visit the website at www.aigcs.org/scholarships/

Deadline: Varies

BayCare Clinic Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Current student at UW-Green Bay or graduating senior from an area high school (specified on application). 2) Must be studying nursing or healthcare related field and have completed at least one year of study in that field, if you're a current student with UW-Green Bay. 3) High School students must be accepted to accredited college and enroll with a minimum of 12 credits per semester.

How to Apply: Read more and learn how to apply

Deadline: Review website

Brule River Sportsmen's Club Scholarship

Eligibility: Intend to use this scholarship at the junior, senior or graduate level. Attend a college in Wisconsin or Minnesota. Be preparing for a career in natural resources. Be majoring in public policy, law, political science, engineering, or any other field in which the student could prepare for a career in a profession that would further public understanding, appreciation and conservation of natural resources. Lastly, must be a member of the Brule River Sportsmen's Club or the child or grandchild of a member.

How to Apply: Read more and learn how to apply

Deadline: April 30 each year

Community First Credit Union Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Graduating high school senior 2) Applicant must be a primary member of the Credit Union with an account in good standing

How to Apply: Review website for eligibility requirements and deadlines

Deadline: Review website

Fox Communities Credit Union Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Graduating high school senior continuing their education 2) Participated in community service 3) Applicant must be a primary member of Fox Communities Credit Union by December 31, 2014 with an account in good standing

How to Apply: Read more and learn how to apply

Deadline: Review website

Green Bay P.E.O. Reciprocity Scholarship

Eligibility: Must be a female, Brown County resident and a citizen of the U.S. or Canada. Applicant must have at least 24 consecutive months as a non-student sometime in her adult life and be within 24 months of completing her educational goals. Applicant must demonstrate need through the "Free Application for Federal Student Aid" (FAFSA). No doctoral students accepted. Must attach personal essay.

How to Apply: Complete the Application

Deadline: April 20, 2015

Government Finance Officers Association Scholarship

Eligibility: Currently full-time undergraduate student in the process of completing their junior year in an accounting program. Student must be preparing for a career in state or local government finance. Student must be citizens or permanent residents of USA or Canada. Recommendations by student's academic advisor or the chair of the accounting program.

How to Apply: Search "Student Opportunities" at www.gfoa.org

Deadline: April 30, 2015

Hazel L. Stephenson Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) All Fond du Lac County high school graduates who will be college freshmen or who are continuing students in an undergraduate program at a UW System campus.

How to Apply: Review the requirements and complete the application.

Deadline: Review Website

The Jaycees of Wisconsin Foundation, Inc.

Eligibility: 1) Applicants must be at least 21 years old, having returned to school after at least two years off 2) Applicant must be a continuing student with at least 2 semesters of school completed since returning to school (Summer school does not apply and student must be enrolled in upcoming term.). 3)Must be attending a Wisconsin post-secondary institution pursuing a minimum of a two year undergraduate program. 4) Must be full time as defined by the school they are attending. 5) Must show have a 3.0 GPA.

How to Apply: Print an application

Deadline: June 30, each year

Newcomer Nursing Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) All local students pursuing a degree in nursing and will be enrolled during the 2015-16 school year.2) High School seniors pursuing a nursing or pre-nursing course of study.

How to Apply: Review application guidelines and Apply at www.newcomerfamily.com

Deadline: January 31, Each Year

Peter and Colleen Caylor Scholarship

Eligibility: Merrill High School graduates.

Review all Awards: Visit the Merrill HS website for an application

Deadline: Review Website

Sam Hennessee Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Studying medical field. 2) Student must reside in or haev graduated from Green Lake or Marquette country high schools. 3) Student must submit 250-500 word essay. 4) Other documents must be provided.

How to Apply: Review the requirements and complete the application.

Deadline: May 15, 2015

SEWEC New Adult Student Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Must be 24 years or older and a new student to UW-Green Bay. 2) Applicant must submit application and essay online.

How to Apply: Review eligibility and application at www.sewec.org

Deadline: August 15, Each Year

SFM Foundation Scholarships

Eligibility: 1) Available to students who have had a parent become injured or killed in the course of working for a Minnesota or Wisconsin employer.

How to Apply: All information regarding requirements can be found on the website

Deadline: March 31, Each Year

Shawano County Farm Progress Days Scholarship

Eligibility: 1) Be a Shawano County resident, or currently studying at a high school within Shawano County.

How to Apply: Review the eligibility requirements and apply here

Deadline: April 15, Each Year

Sterling Law Offices, S.C. Scholarship

Eligibility: Open to high school graduates who will be college freshmen or who are continuing students in an undergraduate program at a UW System campus. Must hold a minimum 3.0 gpa.

How to Apply: Review the requirements and complete the application.

Deadline: June 30, 2015

Thomas B. and Grace Stevenson Jones Scholarship

Eligibility: Wisconsin resident of Iowa, Grant or Lafayette counties who are enrolled in, or plan to enroll in, a duly accredited four-year college or university.

How to Apply: Visit the website

Deadline: March 1, Each Year

Wisconsin Broadcasters Association (WBA) Scholarship

Eligibility: Must have completed at least one-half of your degree or graduation requirements in a broadcast or broadcast-related course of study. Must be attending a Higher Education Institution in Wisconsin. Must be planning a career in radio or television broadcasting. Previous WBA scholarship winners are not eligible.

How to Apply: Review requirements and complete an application at www.wbafoundation.org

Deadline: October 17, Each Year

Wisconsin Laboratory Association (WLA) Scholarship

Eligibility: Must be enrolled in a curriculum that enables them to pursue a career in a non-medical laboratory related field. Must have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

How to Apply: Apply at www.wisconsinlabassociation.org

Deadline: August 1, Each Year

Wisconsin Women in Government Scholarship

Eligibility: Be a female resident of Wisconsin, have financial need, be enrolled either full-time or part-time in an undergraduate program at an eligible institution, and plan to be enrolled at least part-time in the fall semester.

How to Apply: Review the application instructions

Deadline: May 20, 2015