Talent Incentive Program Grant

Scholarship Description

The Talent Incentive Program (TIP) Grant provides grant assistance to the most financially needy and educationally disadvantaged Wisconsin resident students attending colleges and universities in the State of Wisconsin. First-time freshmen students are nominated for the TIP Grant by the school financial aid offices or by counselors of the Wisconsin Educational Opportunity Programs (WEOP). To continue to receive the TIP Grant, students must be enrolled consecutive terms and continue to show financial need. Eligibility cannot exceed ten semesters. Funding for the TIP Grant is provided by both the State of Wisconsin and the Federal Government.

Application: FAFSA and nomination (for initial awards) by Financial Aid Office or WEOP
Required Enrollment: At least half-time, first-time freshman for initial awards, and continuous enrollment from term to term
Award Amount: $600 to $1,800 for initial awards, $250 minimum continuing award, maximum continuing award set annually by HEAB (may not exceed $1,800)

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 250

Max Award: 1800

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Wisconsin Higher Educational Aids Board
P.O. Box 7885 131 West Wilson Street Suite 902
Madison, WI 537077885

Contact Person: Cassie Weisensel Operations Program Associate

Phone: 608-267-2206

Fax: 608-267-2808