Since 1989, the Business Forum Foundation has awarded academic tuition scholarships to female applicants residing in Dane County who plan to begin or continue their education in Wisconsin.

We invite women who meet the following criteria to apply:

•             Be a female U.S. citizen or permanent resident residing in Dane County.

•             Have demonstrated financial need.

•             Be pursuing higher education in a 4-year, 2-year, adult education extension curriculum or technical or vocational program in Wisconsin.  Online coursework must be through an accredited or licensed institution with a physical presence in the State of Wisconsin.

•             Have a record of academic performance balanced with community involvement, outside interests, and experiences.

Scholarship applications are due on February 7, 2020. Funds for tuition reimbursement will be available for recipient enrollment beginning on or after May 2020.

The application can be downloaded from this website:

In the past, awards have been made to five or six women per year and have ranged from $500 to $3,500 per person. Please share this information with those who might benefit from our scholarship program. We hope that this program offers opportunities for women participating in your organization and look forward to your support.

Scholarship Deadline: 
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Social Security Number Required?: 
Scholarship Type: 
Two Year
Four Year