Unigo Zombie Apocalypse

Did binge-re-watching "The Walking Dead" get you thinking about what you’d do if the streets were filled with flesh-eating zombies? Maybe you've envisioned your own post-apocalyptic world overrun with the living dead, forcing you to come up with a zombie survival plan — and quick!

Hone your survival tactics and imagine what your school or college campus might be like in a zombie apocalypse. Our Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship committee wants to know your plan to avoid the zombies, where you’d hide, and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive.

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

History

Write a 500 - 1000 word essay on this topic: Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

Award

  • $1,000

Eligibility

  • The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution

Annual CGTrader Scholarship

History

Every year CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives.

Award

  • 1st place - $2,000
  • 2nd & 3rd place - $500

Eligibility

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • High school senior, undergraduate or graduate student
  • Enrolled full-time in an academic institution

Patriot's Scholarship

History

Write an essay: “What Patriotism means to me.” (1000 words or less)

Award

  • $500

Eligibility

  • Must be a senior at Monona Grove or La Follette High School
  • Must plan to attend a 2-year or 4-year college/university in the fall
  • Must be able to demonstrate current and past leadership and patriotism in your school and community

WI Labor History Society

History

Applicants to write an essay about how unions have have been important to their family and communities. 

Award

  • First place winners receive $500
  • Second place winners receive $300
  • Third place winners receive $200
  • 5th - 8th place winners receive $100 

Eligibility 

  • Must be enrolled in a Wisconsin high school
  • Applicant must write an essay with a minimum of 750 words
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