Scholarship Name Category Due Date Amount
UNITED ENERGY WORKERS HEALTHCARE National 7/31/2018 $1,000
Requirements:

UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester. Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements and can demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester are also welcome to apply.

This will be a one-time award.  The scholarship will be judged on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.

Requirements:

  • This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
  • Completed application must be submitted online by July 31. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
  • Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester.
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • A transcript must be attached to application for consideration. 
  • Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
  • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1,000 to be awarded the fall semester.
  • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application. 
  • Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship
  • Special consideration will be given to applicants who have been affected by EEOICPA and/or have had a loved one who was negatively impacted as a US energy worker.
Attachments:
Online Application - https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application
ABODO Regional 8/31/2018 $500
Requirements:

How do I win?

We love our hometown (fun fact – four of our employees share the same hometown) and want to find out what you’re bringing from home to college with you.  It could be a physical object, like your favorite sweatshirt, or a lesson your soccer coach taught you; whatever you’re “carrying” to college, share the significance with us and explain the sentimental value and story behind it. To win, describe this item/experience/lesson in a piece no longer than 1000 words, but please include between 1-5 of your own related pictures.

Who’s Eligible

High School student (18 years old+) who will attend an accredited college or university in Fall 2018.

How to Enter

Write a brief essay (maybe 500-1000 words) about what you’re bringing with you to college and explain the significance. Then submit your essay along with a few pictures for bonus points. We’ll be announcing the winner on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Don’t forget to follow us so we can send you a message when you win!

Attachments:
Application - https://www.abodo.com/blog/high-school-scholarship/
OPPU ACHIEVERS National 9/30/2018 $2,500
Requirements:

To apply, OppU Achievers Scholarship provides $2,500 to high-achieving students for tuition costs.  Submit a short response at opploans.com/scholarship.  The scholarship is awarded four times a year, with submission deadlines on September 30, December 31, March 31, and June 30.  To be eligible, students must be a U.S. Citizen and have a GPA of at least 3.0/4.0.

Attachments:
Application - https://opploans.com/scholarship/
QUIT SMOKING National 10/31/2018 3 - $5,000
Requirements:

Sharpen up your pencils and let us know why you should be the one to win ECR’s $5,000 scholarship! We at ECR are passionate about smoking cessation and feel that it’s our duty to help prevent suffering and death caused by it around the globe. Show us that you share our vision and our sense of commitment toward this particular issue by writing a cessation-oriented essay and submitting it for consideration. We want to support your education so you could, in turn, help us fight the good fight and bring about a smoke-free world!

What we need from you is an essay between a 1,000 and 1,500 words that provides an answer to the following questions:

  • How is smoking hurting individuals and the society as a whole?
  • Society takes a much stricter stance on a lot of less harmful substances – why is smoking still largely off the radar of most governments?
  • How can we tackle the smoking epidemic? What would be our best course of action in the fight against smoking and why do you believe it would work
  • How do you imagine a smoke-free world and how does it differ from the world we live in today?
  • If you could offer current smokers one piece of advice, what would it be

 

Attachments:
Online Application & Criteria - https://ecigarettereviewed.com/scholarship
OPPU ACHIEVERS National 12/31/2018 $2,500
Requirements:

To apply, OppU Achievers Scholarship provides $2,500 to high-achieving students for tuition costs.  Submit a short response at opploans.com/scholarship.  The scholarship is awarded four times a year, with submission deadlines on September 30, December 31, March 31, and June 30.  To be eligible, students must be a U.S. Citizen and have a GPA of at least 3.0/4.0.

Attachments:
Application - https://opploans.com/scholarship/
COLUMBIA COUNTY ASSN OF SNOWMOBILE CLUBS County 3/31/2019 $250
Requirements:

Applicants must be an individual member, son or daughter, or a legal ward of a family having current membership in an active club in Columbia County that is a member of the CCASC for at least two consecutive years prior membership. Applicant must be a member of the AWSC. He or she is further required to have passed the classroom Snowmobile Safety Course.

The CCASC Application includes: application, student activity profile, a six-semester transcript, and a 500-word typewritten essay on “What Snowmobiling Means to Me”.

Please submit five copies of the completed CCASC application to CCASC no later than March 31 to:

Columbia County Association of Snowmobile Clubs
c/o Alan Kaltenberg
N2236 Goose Pond Rd
Arlington, WI 53911
  • This Scholarship can only be awarded once per applicant.
  • Applications will be judged on neatness, accurate spelling, correct grammar, completeness, club, school, and community involvement, plus the knowledge of snowmobiling portrayed through the submitted essay.
  • All decision of the CCASC scholarship committee are final.
  • Scholarship check will be awarded at the August CCASC kick-off meeting with proof of school enrollment.

 

Attachments:
Application & Criteria - http://www.orgsites.com/wi/ccasc/_pgg7.php3
COLUMBIA CO PORK PARTNERS County 4/1/2019 2 - $350
Requirements:

Awarded to a high school senior who plans to enroll in agriculture or related field at UW Platteville, UW River Falls, UW Madison, Madison College, or any other accredited agricultural college. 

Attachments:
Criteria & Application - //www.portage.k12.wi.us/cms_files/scholarships/Col. Co. Pork Partners Scholarship Application upd.12.16.pdf