Scholarship Name Category Due Date Amount
Onalaska Area Business Association Scholarship General 3/30/2018 $1000

The Onalaska Area Business Association (OABA) awards scholarships annually to graduating high school seniors from the Onalaska area who demonstrate the maturity and potential to contribute to the broader community in general.  Applicants must reside in the City of Onalaska or the towns of Onalaska, Medary, or Hamilton. In addition, applicants must be graduating with this year's high school class of 2018. 

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter along with the application form to include the following information:

  1. Scholastic Achievement
    1. Official School Transcript
    2. First semester 17-18 grades
    3. Second semester 17-18 class schedule
    4. Life Skills Evaluation (if used at your high school)
  2. Co-Curricular Accomplishments
    1. List of activities for all four years in high school
    2. Letters/awards received
    3. Leadership positions and other community activities
  3. Financial Need
    1. Name of college/technical school you are planning to attend
    2. Total estimated annual cost of college/technical school including room/board
    3. Parents/guardians expected annual financial contribution
  4. Career Goals
    1. Your planned career path
    2. Your previous and current work experience
    3. List of relevant high school course work that supports your career goals

The OABA Scholarship Committee will review applications and may select applicants for personal interviews. The winning recipients will be notified shortly after the interview and will be recognized at the annual banquet April 24, 2018 at the La Crosse Country Club. After completion of first semester, recipients will need to submit their grades to the scholarship committee at the address below to receive payment.


2 - $1000 awards

Other Information:

Complete information and application can be found at OHS Student Services; visit

Application deadline is Friday, March 30, 2018 at 5:00pm

Completed applications are to be sent to :

Onalaska Area Business Association

Scholarship Committee

419 Sand Lake Road

Onalaska, WI  54650

Junior Acievement of Wisconsin-Coulee Region Scholarships General 4/3/2018 varies

Junior Achievement is here to help finance your college education. JA of Wisconsin offers nearly $30,000 in scholarships for students in the state of Wisconsin. These scholarships are awarded to students every year to help them achieve their goal of a college education. Scholarships are renewable but must be applied for each year. This link provides details on each scholarship and application information.

Riverland Energy Cooperative Scholarship General 4/13/2018 $1000

One of the applicant's parents or legal guardians must be an active member and a bonafide resident of Riverland Energy Cooperative.  A billing number must be provided in their name.

Children of full-time REC employees or directors are eligible.

Scholarships are available to high school seniors attending the following schools:  Alma, Arcadia, Blair-Taylor, Cochrane-Fountain City, Durand, Eleva-Strum Central, Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau, Gilmanton, Holmen, Independence, Mondovi, Onalaska, Osseo-Fairchild, and Whitehall.

An applicant whose parent or legal guardian is not an active member, but resides in Riverland Energy service territory and is responsible for the electric bill, may be eligibile. The applicant must have the active member send a letter that states that the applicant's parent or legal guardian is reimbursing the active member for the electric bill at the residence. Upon receipt of the letter, the application will be considred eligible for the scholarship drawing. 


The scholarship recipient for each school will be selected in a random drawing during the annual meeting on April 21, 2018.

Lineworker - 1 $1,000 award

At large - 1 $1,000 award

Other Information:

Selection Requirement: The recipient will be chosen in a random drawing at Riverland Energy Cooperative's Annual Meeting on Saturday, April 21, 2018. The applicant, or one of the applicant's parents or legal guardians, MUST BE PRESENT AT THE ANNUAL MEETING. If the applicant or one of the applicant's parents or legal guardians is not present at the annual meeting, the applicant will not receive the scholarship should his/her name be drawn and a new name will be drawn.

Payment will be made upon completion of the first quarter or semester of college, vocational, or technical school.

Paper copy of application can be found in Student Services or online at


Americanism and Government Scholarship General 4/18/2018 varies

The Americanism and Government scholarship program fosters interest in all levels of government, citizenship and provides students the opportunity to receive recognition and scholarships. Students are tested on their knowledge of U.S. Government, Wisconsin Government, County Government, U.S. Constitution and flag etiquette. Students are also required to answer an essay question at the end of the test. This is not an open book test and students are not allowed to use outside resources.

Any student in the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade in any public, private, parochial, or home-schooled within the state of Wisconsin may participate.

Students are able to access the test in 3 easy steps!

1. Click on the test link found on the website. Click on Programs, click on Americanism and Government Scholarship

2. Complete registration and log in using the email and password you created.

3. Begin test!

Students have 1 hour  to complete the test. All answers will be final. Attempting to restart, pause, close the browser or hit the back button will terminate the test without an opportunity to continue. Students failing to complete the essay question will be ineligible for a scholarship.


16 students in 10th grade receive $250 scholarships

16 students in 11th grade receive $250 scholarships

13 students in 12th grade receive $500 scholarships

Other Information:

Test is accessible from April 2-April 13, 2018.

If you have any questions about this program or any of our scholarship programs, please email,

call 608-745-1090, or

visit us at

2017 Student-View Scholarship General 4/22/2018 varies

It is quick and easy to apply:

* NO minimum SAT/ACT score or grade point average
* NO essay required
* NO lengthy application forms
* NO application fees

Simply log on to and complete a 15-20 minute online survey about local colleges. 

The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. The scholarship winner will be announced in May, 2018.

  • One $4,000 scholarship
  • Two $1,000 scholarships
  • Ten  $500 scholarships
Other Information:

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 724-903-0439 or

Muskies, Inc. God's Country Chapter Scholarship General 5/1/2018 $500

The following is the basic criteria to be eligible for the Muskies, Incorporated God's Country Chapter Scholarship: 

  • Available to students who are attending a public, parochial, or private high school in La Crosse County OR high school students, who themselves, or either of their parents are active members of Muskies, Incorporated God's Country Chapter.
  • Must be pursuing a degree in an Environmental or Natural Resources related field.
  • Must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Must have been accepted by at least one post secondary school, college, university or training program of at least nine months duration.
  • Applicants must submit a list of school, conservation, club, sports, and community activities they have participated in during high school. With the list, be sure to include any offices held and/or awards received.
  • Applicant MUST submit a written narrative (500 words or less) telling: 
    • 1. Why they wish to receive the scholarship
    • 2. A statement of their present goals in life.

1-$500 award

Other Information:

Eligibility, application and submission requirements for the scholarship are detailed in the materials found in Student Services.

Completed application must be submitted to High School Counselor prior to 5/1/18.

La Crosse Area Occupational Safety & Healthcare Scholarship General 5/1/2018 $500

The Council is please to offer a $500 scholarship award to students pursuing a degree in workplace safety or occupational health. Candidates must plan to use their training and education to provide workplace safety and/or occupational health services to La Crosse area employers. The award includes a free one-year membership to LAOSHC.

Priority will be given to students enrolled in a workplace safety or occupational health field at a La Crosse area campus, Western Technical College, Viterbo University, or the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. The Council will consider scholarship applications from students who grew up in the La Crosse Area but are pursuing a workplace safety or occupational health degree at other colleges or universities.



$500 scholarship

Other Information:

To apply: 

Applicants must submit the following information. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  1. Applicant's name, current residential address, telephone number, and email address
  2. The name of your school and your major
  3. Two reference letters on department letterhead
    1. Two faculty letters, or
    2. One faculty and one professional letter. The professional reference must work in the workplace safety or occupational health field.
  4. Academic transcripts from the most recent quarter or semester
  5. List of extracurricular activities and community involvement
  6. One page statement listing the applicant's career objectives

Submit application to:

LAOSCH Scholarship Committee

PO Box 2252

La Crosse, WI  54602-2252


Questions please go to Scholarship General 5/1/2018 $2500

To be Eligible:

  • You need to be a resident of the United States.
  • You must be a graduating high school senior or currently a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college in pursuit of a associates degree, bachelor’s degree, or master’s degree. We reserve the right to verify date of high school graduation and/or university enrollment.
  • If you're a graduating high school senior, your GPA must be 3.0 or above.
  • If you're in college, your GPA must be 3.0 or above. If you’re in graduate school, you must either have a 2.5 GPA or above or a “Pass” in a Pass/Fail grading system.
  • You can’t be related to anyone on the Rover staff, but you can be related to someone who's a pet sitter or dog walker on Rover.

Entry is subject to the official rules and conditions, which you can access here. As further set forth in the official rules, your entry grants us full permission to republish and otherwise freely use your entry materials and your name and likeness in order to promote Rover or other third parties.

How to Enter:

  1. Answer our scholarship question in 400 - 500 words (response must be written in English).
  2. Put your answer in a Google doc, with your name and year in college at the top (high school seniors allowed).
  3. Fill out our form.
  4. Submit by May 1st, 2018.

In 400 - 500 words, answer the following question:

Has technology caused you to feel more included in your community, or excluded?

We’re looking for essays that incorporate unique ideas, personal stories, and feelings about the role technology plays in your life. 

Here are some questions to get you going:

  • How do you use technology in your professional or academic life?
  • How do you use technology in your social life? How do those around you use technology? 
  • Does technology assist or hinder your productivity?
  • Are you required to use technology? In what ways? 

Your essay will be judged based on:

  • 50% = Thoughtfulness of response
  • 30% = Relevance to prompt
  • 15% = Quality of composition
  • 5% = Grammatical accuracy

There will be one winner, granted $2500.

We'll choose and notify the winner by May 31, 2018, and we’ll mail the winner a $2500 check.

Various American Legion Scholarships & Awards General 6/22/2018 varies

The American Legion has numerous scholarships and awards available to students.  Please click on the link to see more information about specific scholarships.

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship General 8/31/2018 $1,000
Requirements: has just launched its fourth annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. We will award this scholarship to the applicant who best demonstrates:

  • A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
  • A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. 


1-$1,000 award

Other Information:

Interested students may visit and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

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College Covered Scholarship General 2/7/2019 $10,000

Sign up for e-mails to get helpful college tips and resources, and enter to win a scholarship! Throughout the year, 11 eligible students or parents will be randomly selected to win a $10,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses. 

Your personal information will always be kept private and secure. See Official Rules for details. There are 4 different registration periods. See official rules for specific dates.