Scholarships of county 'Milwaukee' within Wisconsin
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Chapter 4 - Lawrence A. Wacker Memorial Scholarship
All applicants must be seeking a bachelor's degree in manufacturing, mechanical or industrial engineering.
All applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale.
First preference will be given to scholarship applicants who are Chapter 4 members, their spouse, and/or their children or grandchildren.
Second preference will be given to scholarship applicants who reside within the following Wisconsin counties: Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Washington and Waukesha.
Third preference will be given to scholarship applicants who reside within the State of Wisconsin.
All scholarship applicants must plan on attending a four- (4) year program at an accredited, public or private college or university within the state of Wisconsin.
Students may submit a scholarship application in succeeding years.
Need is a consideration in awarding scholarships only when two or more applicants have equal qualifications.
JASNA Essay Contest
To foster the study and appreciation of Jane Austen, JASNA conducts an annual student Essay Contest, with support generously provided by the Sonia Raiziss Giop Charitable Foundation.Students interested in the life and works of Jane Austen are encouraged to enter. The Essay Contest is open to students world-wide at the high school, college/university, and post-graduate levels of study. Entrants do not need to be members of JASNA. Students must be enrolled full-time or part-time in coursework during one or more semesters/quarters of the contest year. Home-schooled students at the high school level are also eligible. Part-time is defined for the college/university level as a minimum of six credit hours and for the post-graduate level as a minimum of three credit hours.Contest Rules 1. Entries must be submitted with the official Essay Contest entry form. 2. The student must complete the entry form, which includes a stipulation that the essay is the student’s original work and has not been published elsewhere. 3. Entries may include a statement about the student’s mentor; however, a mentor statement is not required.# Mail the entry to: Marsha Huff Suite 3600 777 E. Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53202 Note: Essays and CDs cannot be returned.
Univ of Wisconsin-Milwaukee/Sundstrand/SAE Eng Sch
Applicants must be high school seniors planning on entering the Mechanical Engineering Program. The scholarship is based upon merit and has the following minimum requirements: 1100 SAT or 26 ACT and a 3.3 high school GPA. Prospective recipient must be accepted into the College of Engineering and Applied Science by January 1. Applicants must write Mech. Eng. SAE Scholarship in the space for Intended Major on the admission application. Admission information can be obtained from the UWM Office of Admissions, P.O. Box 749, Milwaukee, WI 53201. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming engineering freshman intending to pursue studies in Mechanical Engineering. This scholarship may be renewed for an additional $500 at the beginning of the junior year if the student has a 3.0 GPA at that time and has been admitted into the UWM Mechanical Engineering Program.