2020 Waukesha County Scholarships

Waukesha County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 32% of Waukesha County residents in Wisconsin over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 69% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.

It’s clear that Waukesha County residents in Wisconsin will continue to need help paying for college. 12,341 men and 11,311 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 7,942 men 10,231 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to Waukesha County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. Waukesha County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to Waukesha County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for Waukesha County residents.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Waukesha County residents?

There are 293 scholarships totaling $689,177.00 available to Waukesha County residents. You can easily browse through all 293 scholarships below.

How many scholarships are available for college students in Waukesha County?

293 scholarships worth $689,177.00 are available for college students in Waukesha County. In addition, we encourage current college students in Waukesha County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in Waukesha for more options.

How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in Waukesha County?

293 scholarships totaling $689,177.00 are available for high school seniors in Waukesha County. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.

Do I need to be a resident of Waukesha County to apply to these scholarships?

Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for Waukesha County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to Waukesha County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.

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Joseph Collins Foundation Scholarship

Sponsor by Joseph Collins Foundation

Applicant must obtain application from the medical school authorities, complete it and return it to them for forwarding to the Foundation. Selection is based upon financial need, scholastic record and standing, demonstrated interest in arts and letters or other cultural pursuits outside the field of medicine, intention to specialize in neurology,...

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$10,000.00 March 1 Apply Now

Merit and Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Wisconsin Location P.O. Box 140, Portage, WI

Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who enrolled at an accredited school and is the child, wife, or widow of a veteran, granddaughters and great-granddaughters of veterans are eligible if they are American Legion Auxiliary members. Minimum 3.2 GPA and financial need required.

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$1,000.00 March 15 Apply Now

State President's Scholarship

Sponsor by American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Wisconsin Location P.O. Box 140, Portage, WI

Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who enrolled at an accredited school and is the child, wife, or widow of a veteran, granddaughters and great-granddaughters of veterans are eligible if they are American Legion Auxiliary members. Minimum 3.2 GPA and financial need required.

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$1,000.00 March 15 Apply Now

Child Welfare Scholarship

Sponsor by American Legion Auxiliary - Department of Wisconsin Location P.O. Box 140, Portage, WI

Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who enrolled at an accredited school and is the child, wife, or widow of a veteran, granddaughters and great-granddaughters of veterans are eligible if they are American Legion Auxiliary members. Minimum 3.2 GPA and financial need required.

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$1,000.00 March 15 Apply Now

Indian Student Assistance Grant

Sponsor by Wisconsin Higher Educational Aids Board

Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who is at least 25% Native American and is enrolled in a degree or certificate program at U of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Tech Coll, or a Wisconsin independent college/university or proprietary institution. Applicant must submit FAFSA and grant application.

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$1,100.00 March 1 Apply Now

Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Colorado State University

Applicant should preferably be a non-resident student who is a former member of the Boy Scouts of America with strong moral character and an orientation toward the outdoors. Financial need required.

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- March 1 Apply Now

Sun Devil Scholarship

Sponsor by Arizona State University

Applicant must be a high school senior enrolling for the fall semester as a full-time student. Applicant will be automatically considered for the award once they have been admitted to the university.

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$6,500.00 December 1 Apply Now

Burke Scholarship

Sponsor by Marquette University

Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who has rank in the top tenth of his or her class, a minimum combined SAT I score of 1200 (composite ACT score of 28), and who has shown exceptional commitment to others through community volunteer time and leadership. FAFSA required.

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- February 1 Apply Now

Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents

Sponsor by Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana, have high standardized test scores, and an excellent academic record, especially in English and math.

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$9,400.00 December 1 Apply Now

Nonresident Fee Waiver

Sponsor by Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana and have a commendable academic record.

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$5,300.00 December 1 Apply Now

Admissions Academic Scholarship - Non-Resident

Sponsor by University of Central Florida Location Undergraduate Admissions, Orlando, FL

Applicant must not be a Florida resident.

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$3,500.00 March 1 Apply Now

UA Scholar

Sponsor by University of Alabama Location University of Alabama Scholarships, Tuscaloosa, AL

Applicant must be an out-of=state first-time freshman student with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and minimum composite ACT score between 30 and 31 (combined SAT Reasoning score between 1330 and 1390).

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Regional Scholarship

Sponsor by Nazareth College of Rochester Location 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, NY

Applicant must be a full-time, matriculated freshmen who is a graduate from a high school outside of New York State.

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$2,000.00 February 15 Apply Now