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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.

Greater Kenosha Community Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Awareness Scholarship

Criteria: Any senior planning to enroll in a post high school educational program (college, vocational/technical school, etc.) in the Fall

Amount: $500

Deadline: January 29, 2015

WEAC Scholarships - apply online at at

Criteria: Any senior with a a parent in one of these membership categories: an active WEAC member, an active retired member, or a parent who died while holding a WEAC membership. Applicant must rank in the top 25% of his or her class or have achieved a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. Plan to pursue an education major or minor, and intend to teach in Wisconsin.

Amount: $1450 4-year renewable grant

Deadline: February 1, 2015


UW-Madison and Madison Area Technical College In-House Resident Scholarship - apply online:

Criteria: Any senior that will be attending University of Wisconsin-Madison or Madison Area Technical College in the Fall of 2015

Amount: $1000

Deadline: February 15, 2015


UW-Madison and Madison Area Technical College Academic Scholarship - apply online:

Criteria: Any senior that will be attending University of Wisconsin-Madison or Madison Area Technical College in the Fall of 2015

Amount: $500

Deadline: February 15, 2015


Simon Youth Foundation Scholarships (Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets)

Criteria: At risk graduating seniors can apply at:

Amount: $1,500

Deadline: February 25, 2015


Pagel Graphic Art Scholarship

Criteria: Full time students pursuing some form of post-secondary education in the graphic art industry.  Scholarships awarded based on academic performance, outside activities and financial need.

Amount: $500 - $1500 

Deadline: February 28, 2015 


Kenosha Chamber of Commerce Scholarship

Criteria: Senior attending a 4 year or technical college; connection to Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce; GPA minimum 2.5 (if below 2.5 GPA you may write a statement on why you should be considered); involved in extra-curricular activities and community and you must be available for an interview (March 23rd – April 12th)

Amount: 4 scholarships up to $2,500

Deadline: March 11, 2015 - 3:00 pm


Wisconsin PTA Brookmire-Hasting Scholarships

Criteria: Member of PTA/PTSA, interested in a career in education, essay, application and letter of recommendation

Amount: Two $1,000.00 Scholarships

Deadline: March 20, 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


Ab Nicholas Scholarship - apply online after February 1st at

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


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