Congressional Black Caucus Foundation

History

The CBCF has awarded scholarships to talented and deserving students for nearly three decades. Each year, we award more than 200 scholarships to students across the United States. Recipients demonstrate leadership ability through exemplary community service and academic talent, while other received need-based scholarships to reward their persistence in pursuing a quality education. Our scholarship programs support current or upcoming college students across a variety of disciplines.

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

History

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund aids people active in movements for social and economic justice. These need-based scholarships are awarded to students who are able to do academic work at the college or university level or are enrolled in a trade or technical program and who are active in the progressive movement.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

History

The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree.

Award

  • Scholarships range from $500-$5,000 based on merit and financial need

Eligibility

  • Must be of Hispanic Heritage

  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for High School Students

  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for College and Graduate Students

Schneider Emanuel Scholarships

History

The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin Schneider-Emanuel Scholarship goes to three (3) deserving graduates of any accredited Wisconsin high school the sum of $1000.00 to be applied to the cost of continuing education at any degree granting college or university within the United States of America. It is the intent that this award shall enable a student to secure a baccalaureate degree. The first scholarships were awarded in 1968.

Students of Integrity Scholarships

History

Better Business Bureau Serving Wisconsin awards scholarships to Wisconsin high school students who have demonstrated character, leadership, and ethical values. The scholarships will be awarded for post-high school education at any Wisconsin-based accredited college beginning in the fall of 2019, including community colleges/technical colleges. As the scholarship recipients pursue their careers, BBB Serving Wisconsin hopes to develop future business leaders who will promote ethics in the Wisconsin marketplace.

College Goal Wisconsin

History

Applicants will receive free assistance for completing the FAFSA. Drawings for scholarship winners will be drawn on event days. See website for more information. 

Award

  • Unknown 

Eligibility

  • Bring any required materials to complete FAFSA

Edward Simeth Award

History

Intended for students enrolling in a Machine Tool Operations Program or Tool & Die Program at any accredited Wisconsin technical college.  

Award

  • $500 per semester 

Eligibility

  • Must be a resident of Wisconsin
  • Must complete the top portion of the application
  • Must complete an essay 
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