Scholarships

Welcome!

Welcome to the scholarship database and resource page. We are working with community partners to consolidate our local scholarship information at West Allis Central High School to provide our community with easier access to local resources.

Featured & Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines

The Foundation of the Wisconsin Automobile & Truck Dealers Association

The Dream.US Opportunity Scholarship

The Jackie Robinson Foundation

Society of Manufacturing and Engineers Education Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

WASBO Foundation

Wisconsin American Legion Oratorical Contest

Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship Program

National Farmers Organization

Bridging the Dream

Completing the Dream

Jazz Unlimited Scholarship

Kohler Credit Union

Financial Literacy Bee

PB & J Scholarship

EI Dabe Ritter Scholarship

Abbott and Ferner Scholarship

Scholarship Programs for Wisconsin Students

Local Scholarships

Wisconsin Elks Association Most Valuable Student Contest

Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship

Fleet Reserve Association Milwaukee Branch 14 Americanism Essay Contest

Engineers Foundation of Wisconsin

WSCA Scholarships

HAMP Foundation Scholarship

Wisconsin Elks Association Legacy Awards

Simon Youth Foundation Scholarships

Garry Wisbroker Sports Scholarship

American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association

Women’s Club of West Allis

Rotary Club of Milwaukee Scholarship Program

Wisconsin Aviation Hall of Fame Scholarship

Milwaukee Area Retired Teachers' Association

General Mitchell PTA Scholarship

West Allis Women's Club

General Federation of Women's Club Health Scholarship

We the Students Essay Contest

West Allis Youth Sports Wolfpack Scholarship

STEM Foward Scholarships

West Allis Monogram Club Scholarship

WAWMSD PTA Council Scholarship

Ab Nicholas Scholarship

Richard A Pilak Memorial Scholarship

Katie Wardinski STEM Scholarship

B. Davis Scholarship

Filippo Mazzei Lodge #2763

Wisconsin Technical Excellence Scholarship

  • Technical Excellence Scholarships (TES) are to be awarded by the State of Wisconsin to Wisconsin high school seniors who have the highest demonstrated level of proficiency in technical education subjects.

  • The new TES scholarship program began awarding scholarships in the 2015-2016 college academic year. The scholarships are only for use at a school within the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) located within the state. The value of the scholarship is up to $2,250 per year, to be applied towards tuition for six semesters.

  • Eligible students must attend one of the following Wisconsin Technical Colleges to qualify for TES funding

Wisconsin Academic Excellence Scholarship

  • Academic Excellence Scholarships (AES) are awarded to Wisconsin high school seniors who have the highest grade point average in each public and private high school throughout the State of Wisconsin.

  • The number of scholarships each high school is eligible for is based on total student enrollment grades 9-12. In order to receive a scholarship, a student must be enrolled on a full-time basis by September 30th of the academic year following the academic year in which he or she was designated as a scholar, at a participating University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Technical College, or independent institution in the state. The value of the scholarship is $2,250 per year, to be applied towards tuition. Half of the scholarship is funded by the state, while the other half is matched by the institution. Eligibility must not exceed 8 semesters.

  • Eligible students must attend one of the following Wisconsin Colleges to qualify for AES funding.

Cousins Subs: Wisconsin Sports Awards Scholarship Contest

    • Due Date: Scholarship application not available yet for 2021

American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association

WACAC IDEA Scholarship

Milwaukee Area Retired Teachers' Association (MARTA) Education Career Scholarship

25 Best Scholarships in Wisconsin

West Allis- West Milwaukee Monogram Scholarship

General Mitchell PTA

West Allis Central Booster Club Scholarship

West Allis Lions Club Scholarship

Paul Mitchell Schools Scholarships

First United Methodist Church West Allis

Gear Up Outreach Scholarship

One place for students to find and apply to scholarships online, absolutely free.

Going Merry is a scholarship application platform. We’re here to help students find, apply for, and win scholarships without ever having to leave our site using a single common application. Going Merry has national, local, and school-specific scholarships so you don’t need to spend time browsing dozens of random sites, or filling out multiple applications.

Looking for additional help?

The Milwaukee Public Schools College and Career Centers assist all Milwaukee-area students in grades 6 through 12 (and beyond) with FREE support. Twenty school-based centers are open during regular school hours and after school (select locations) for postsecondary planning and access help.

Stop into the College and Career Center nearest you for college and career assistance!

  • College tours and visits

  • FAFSA completion

  • Scholarship applications

  • College applications and essays

  • Resume writing

  • Youth apprenticeships, internships, and job applications

  • Career Cruising

  • ACT registration

  • Job searching

To contact us, please email us at CollegeAndCareerCenter@milwaukee.k12.wi.us or, to contact a specific center, please visit our Locations and Hours page for contact information.