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Talent Incentive Program (TIP) Grant

Due Date: Application must be mailed now. (all application are numbered and money distributed on a "first come-first served" basis)

Criteria: All students on free or reduced lunch are eligible. Talent Incentive Program (TIP) Grant is a grant for students on Free or Reduced lunch. This grant is for low income senior students. Students need to complete the application and send it in to Jackie Jones, 2113 North Wisconsin St., Racine, WI 53402. Once the application is completed and sent to Jackie Jones your application is numbered and the money is given out on a first come first serve basis. You will also need an acceptance letter, Financial Aid award letter and class schedule from your college. Get the application in early because the money runs out quick.


Other KUSD Scholarship Pages

Tremper is not sent information about every available scholarship.  Please also look on other KUSD high school websites for information on scholarship offerings:

     


    Gateway Foundation Scholarships - apply online at gtc.edu/foundationscholarships

    Amount: varied

    Criteria: Graduating high school seniors planning to attend Gateway, President's Opportunity Scholarships are awarded one per high school in the District. For all scholarships, students need a GPA of 2.0 to apply.

    Deadline: varied

     

    Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Criteria: 3.0 or higher GPA (4 point scale), attending a 4 year college or university, community service, family income less than $60,000, essay

    Deadline: March 31, 2015

     

    Jeffery Elementary School PTO Scholarship

    Criteria: Must have attended Jeffery Elementary for at least 3 full years; cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; involvement in extra curricular activities and/or athletics; attending college full time in the Fall and completing the first semester in the same year that the scholarship is awarded

    Amount: $250 (each to a former female and male student) student (Must have attended for 3 full years)

    Deadline: March 31, 2015

     

    Pearl Ruffolo Memorial Scholarship (GFCW Pleasant Prairie Woman's Club)

    Criteria: Pleasant Prairie Residents ONLY

    Amount: $1000.00

    Deadline: March 31, 2015

     

    Gateway Technical College Scholarship

    Overview: complete application at gtc.edu/foundationscholarships

    Amount: $500 plus $1,000 from KABA

    Deadline: April 1, 2015

     

    Tremper Class of 1971 Scholarship - complete form online at online form

    Criteria: Seniors fill out online application, 2 letters of recommendation, 250-300 word essay and 2.75 GPA in college or technical school

    Amount: $1,500.00

    Deadline: April 1, 2015

     

    Vietnam Veterans of American Chapter 767 Stanley Kasprick Scholarship

    Amount: $500.00

    Requirements: Verification of relationship to a military veteran, Vietnam veteran served between Feb. 28, 1961 and May 7, 1975, essay, see attachment

    Deadline: April 5, 2015

     

    Italian American Men's Society

    Criteria: Completed application, son or daughter of Society member, cumulative GPA of 3.0

    Amount: $500

    Deadline: April 13, 2015

     

    Athletic Booster Club Student-Athlete Scholarship

    Requirements: Graduating senior in the year of application, Four year athlete in any recognized Tremper High School sport(s) or accumulative of four year athlete if transferring to Tremper from another high school. Dance and Cheer teams are included, No category I, II, or III Code of Conduct violations in any year, Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher through the 7th semester, Parent/guardian is a member of the Athletic Booster Club by Dec 31, 2014

    Amount: $500 to one male and one female

    Deadline: April 16, 2015

     

    Somers Elementary School Scholarship

    Amount: $300.00

    Overview: Attended Somers Elementary for at least 2 full years, GPA of 3.0 or higher, involved in extra- curricular activities and fill out application

    Deadline: April 17, 2015

     

    Halpin Personnel Technical Scholarship

    Criteria: Resident of Kenosha County, 2015 graduate, entering a technical school, apprenticeship or trades program in Fall of 2015, Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better

    Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: April 21, 2015

     

    2015 Student-View Scholarship Program

    Criteria:  Complete a 15 – 20 minute application survey www.student-view.com

    Amount:  $4,000, Two $1,000 and Ten $500

    Deadline:  April 22, 2015

     

    Ab Nicholas Scholarship - apply online after February 1st at http://abnicholasscholars.org/

    Criteria: Any senior who participated in a boys or girls basketball program in high school. Attend a UW systems school in fall and not playing sports at Division I, II or III

    Amount: $10,000 for 4 year school and $ 5,000 for 2 year school

    Deadline: April 30, 2015

     

    Kenosha Firefighters CARE Scholarship

    Criteria: Applicants must demonstrate contributions to the Kenosha community through volunteer service, three written references from adults knowledgeable of volunteer service, proof of acceptance to an accredited college, business or vocational school prior to acceptance of scholarship funds.

    Amount: $500 - awarded to one female and one male

    Deadline: April 30, 2015

     

    Filippo Mazzei Lodge #2763 Scholarships

    Criteria:: Application, two letters of recommendation, official transcripts, personal statement of your Italian descent and wallet-sized photograph

    Amounts: $2000 direct from Filippo Mazzei Lodge and $1000 in conjunction with the IL-WI Grand Lodge October Columbus Day Banquet

    Deadline: April 30, 2015

     

    The Scott Procknow Soccer Scholarship - Applications are available in Room 126 from Ms. Pacetti

    Criteria: Tremper senior girl soccer player; Must have participated in Tremper’s girls soccer program for at least two years.

    Amount: $500

    Deadline: April 30, 2015

     

    The Andrea Wirch Scholarship

    Criteria: Attended Mahone or McKinley middle school; complete application; 500 word essay; 2 reference

    Amount: $1,000

    Deadline: May 1, 2015

     

    2015 Tremper Renaissance Senior Scholarship

    Criteria: Active member of Tremper Renaissance; Completed form; Recommendation letters; Essay

    Amount: $500

    Deadline: May 1, 2015

     

    The 50th Anniversary Scholarship sponsored by the The Class of 2009 Foundation - complete form online at www.tremper50.com

    Amount: $ 500.00 to one male and one female.

    Criteria: Entering their freshman year at an accredited two-year or four-year university, college, or vocational institute. The student must submit an electronic application at www.tremper50.com consisting of general contact and activity information, an official transcript, two letters of recommendations, and two essays.

    Deadline: May 1, 2015

     

    Lance PTO Scholarship - complete application online at Lance PTO Scholarship

    Amount: $500 to one male and one female

    Criteria: Graduate of a Kenosha high school; The applicant must have attended Lance Middle School for at least 2 years.

    Deadline: May 1, 2015

     

    The AMB Foundation Scholarship

    Amount: $1,500

    Criteria: leadership in diverse interests, strong academic performance, drive to help others, 300 word essay and letter of recommendation

    Deadline: May 8, 2015

     

    Tony Soulek Memorial Scholarship - complete form online at Online form

    Criteria: Tremper male or female athlete, cumulative 3.0 GPA, financial need, essay

    Amount: $500

    Deadline: May 11, 2015 by 3:30 pm

     

    Wisconsin Towns Association/Rural Mutual Insurance Co./Scott Construction, Inc 2015 Scholarship

    Criteria: Seniors must write an essay and fill out application.

    Amount: $7,000 to winners of essay contest

    Deadline: May 30, 2015

     

    Saint Mark Parish Latin American Center Scholarship

    Criteria: Seniors of Latin American descent, complete application, essay, 2 letters of recommendation, proof of Kenosha residency and volunteer hours with the LAC committee

    Amount: TBD

    Deadline: May 30, 2015

     

    Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program - apply online at http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

    Criteria: Varied - available on web site

    Amount: Varied - up to $1,000

    Deadline - June 15, 2015