The WITC Foundation presents more than $200,000 to nearly 500 students each year. Students are awarded scholarships based on their academic achievement, skills, career goals and financial need. Funding sources include individual and corporate donations, as well as participation at fundraising and continuing education events.
Ready to Apply?
Spring 2020 scholarship applications open on February 24, 2020.
Guidelines & Eligibility
- The WITC Foundation provides two scholarship sessions each year.
- FALL: Applications available fourth Monday of September · Deadline: first Monday of November
- SPRING: Applications available fourth Monday of February · Deadline: first Monday of April
- There are no exceptions to these deadlines. Students are responsible for ensuring applications are complete and submitted by the posted deadline.
- Eligibility Requirements:
- To access the scholarship system, students MUST be enrolled and have a WITC Student ID.
- Eligibility is based on specific scholarship criteria and may be based on campus designation. [Scholarships are valid only for the designated award year and are not transferable to other campuses.]
- Scholarship recipients (including Liberal Arts students) must be enrolled in a minimum of six credits in an Associate Degree or Technical Diploma program in the semester the scholarship will be applied to their account in order to receive the award.
- Must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress Standards (SAPS), which require students to maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA and a 67% cumulative completion ratio. Falling below either or both of these requirements in two successive terms will make a student ineligible to receive a Foundation scholarship.
- Students must reapply each scholarship review period for consideration.
- Start College Now students are eligible if they meet all requirements listed above.
- Online program students must designate a campus to be matched with scholarship opportunities.
- Scholarship awards are applied to a student’s WITC account as follows:
- April application deadline – applied to following fall tuition
- November deadline – applied to following spring tuition
- Recipients who fail to attend classes or drop out of WITC are required to reimburse the WITC Foundation in full for all scholarship funds disbursed.
- The WITC Foundation provides two scholarship sessions each year.
Congratulations to all scholarship recipients from fall 2019! Scholarships will be applied toward tuition for spring 2020!
Usla Kidy Amandoh Nursing - Associate Degree Ashland Lions Foundation Scholarship Arpana Aryal Bagale Nursing - Associate Degree Marlys Nortunen Memorial Scholarship Paul Barnes Occupational Therapy Assistant Ashland WITC Staff Scholarship Ashley Bellika Nursing - Associate Degree Ashland Staff Service Award Scholarship Monica Bigo Nursing - Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship (Ashland) Lydia Caswell Welding Ashland Rotary Club Centennial Scholarship Jordan Chowning Human Services Associate Ashland WITC Staff Scholarship Britta Clark Nursing - Associate Degree Francis and Barbara Stauner Scholarship-Ashland Donna Clutter Welding Onan Family Scholarship (Ash) Edy Cosgrove Human Services Associate WITC-Ashland Alumni Association Scholarship Danin Godinez Accounting Ashland Business Alliance Shauneah Gordon Administrative Professional David Knutson Business Scholarship Thomas Granger Marine Repair Technician Ashland Regional Community Scholarship Brittany Hawn Nursing - Associate Degree Ashland WITC Staff Scholarship David Henry Machine Tool Operation-CNC Bretting Manufacturing Scholarship Kari Houle Occupational Therapy Assistant Robert Scoville Scholarship - OTA Dwight Jolma Machine Tool Operation Bretting Manufacturing Scholarship Jessica Kelm Nursing - Associate Degree Don Marcouiller Scholarship Olyanna Koniszczuk Medical Assistant Robert Scoville Scholarship - Medical Assistant Alex Ledin Machine Tool Operation Bretting Manufacturing Scholarship Jamie Majeski Nursing - Associate Degree AWARDS Scholarship Andrew Miller Welding Onan Family Scholarship (Ash) Paul Moreno Welding WITC-Ashland Harvest to Holiday Craft Fair Scholarship Marit Nelson Welding Jerry Nuutinen Memorial Scholarship Presley Nuutinen Human Services Associate Ashland Staff Service Award Scholarship Presley Nuutinen Human Services Associate Ashland Regional Community Scholarship Vanessa Pierce Occupational Therapy Assistant Occupational Therapy Assistant Scholarship Lauren Piff Nursing - Associate Degree WITC-Ashland Alumni Association Scholarship Heather Reader Nursing - Associate Degree Ashland Health and Rehabilitation Center Scholarship Charles Reardon Machine Tool Operation Bretting Manufacturing Scholarship Leana Ritola Administrative Professional Ashland Staff Service Award Scholarship Mandy Ruberg Business Management Ashland Love Lights Scholarship Kristina Sala Medical Coding Specialist Walter J. Blanchette Memorial Scholarship Brielle Staricha Nursing - Associate Degree Onan Family Scholarship (Ash) Marita Thier Pre-Associate Degree Nursing Ashland WITC Staff Scholarship William Thompson Liberal Arts/University Transfer Degree - Associate of Arts WITC-Ashland Retired Staff Scholarship Elizabeth VanBergen Marine Repair Technician Paul Schoch Memorial Scholarship Scott Whyte Marine Repair Technician WITC Administrative Office Opportunity Builders (Ash) Kathleen Wiberg Paramedic Technician James Quinn Memorial Scholarship (Ash)
- New Richmond
Student Name Program Scholarship Mariah Almer Medical Assistant Marvin and Bertha Getchel Scholarship Mark Andren Associate Degree Nursing Wisconsin Hospital Association Sarah Backlin Early Childhood Education/E-CHiLD New Richmond Community Child Care Scholarship Mara Bapp Welding SAVOR (NR) Scholarship Levi Berg Agricultural Power and Equipment Technician WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Levi Berg Agricultural Power and Equipment Technician Andrew Mortel Family Scholarship Amber Berkland Nursing - Associate Degree WITC Administrative Office Opportunity Builders (NR) Ashley Bjornstad Pre-Associate Degree Nursing Francis and Barbara Stauner Scholarship Erik Blom Criminal Justice Studies Perry O. Kepler Memorial Scholarship Agnes Bodlovick Nursing - Associate Degree Robert Knowles Scholarship Emalea Briggs Early Childhood Education Richard and Marilyn Vale Early Childhood Education Scholarship Ron Bronner Human Services Associate Going for the Green Scholarship Kayla Cox Administrative Professional Sue Petryk Administrative Professional Scholarship Caleb Davis Welding American Welding Society Scholarship (NR) Garrett DeLoy Welding WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Cody Elfers Automated Packaging Systems Technician Robert Scoville Scholarship - Automated Packaging Mariah Frederickson Human Services Associate Robert Knowles Scholarship Mackenzie Fyre Early Childhood Education New Richmond Community Child Care Scholarship Amanda Groepper Nursing - Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship (NR) Andrew Haase Agricultural Power and Equipment Technician Ed Fiedler Memorial Scholarship Shari Haroldson Leadership Development SAVOR (NR) Scholarship Carter Harrington Power Sports Technician SAVOR (NR) Scholarship Emily Hawkins Early Childhood Education WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Brittany Hayes Human Services Associate Robert Knowles Scholarship Steven Jeska Automated Packaging Systems Technician John and Jacque Johnston Scholarship Jennifer Johnson Business Management Brighter Future Scholarship Rylee Johnson Early Childhood Education New Richmond Community Child Care Scholarship Ashley Kolve Administrative Professional Larry Gee Student Scholarship Mary Kruizenga Automated Packaging Systems Technician Bosch Packaging Technology Scholarship Alexa Luedtke Architectural Commercial Design SAVOR (NR) Scholarship Desiree Marik Business Management Thomas E. Koop Memorial Scholarship Christina Martinez Pharmacy Technician Debbie Bugni Memorial Scholarship Dominick Marty Diesel Equipment Technician Robert Knowles Scholarship Jessica McEwen Nursing - Associate Degree Robert Knowles Scholarship Keslyn McKahan Nursing - Associate Degree Going for the Green Scholarship Tina McKenney Early Childhood Education Lester B. Schreiner Veterans Scholarship Jerimiah Mooney Welding Robert Knowles Scholarship Stefanie Nelson Nursing - Associate Degree Sherry Lynch Memorial Scholarship Claire Odegard Early Childhood Education/E-CHiLD New Richmond Community Child Care Scholarship Ramon Ortiz IT-Cybersecurity Specialist Going for the Green Scholarship Martina Parker Human Services Associate SAVOR (NR) Scholarship Cassandra Ramthun Early Childhood Education Robert Knowles Scholarship Rylee Riewestahl Associate Degree Nursing New Richmond Staff Scholarship Rylee Riewestahl Associate Degree Nursing WITC-New Richmond Alumni Association Scholarship Jackie Rothbauer Accounting New Richmond Staff Service Award Marty Schrimpf Architectural Commercial Design WITC-New Richmond Retiree Scholarship Ashley Sempf-Juleff Early Childhood Education/E-CHiLD New Richmond Community Child Care Scholarship April Simmons Nursing - Associate Degree Judy Rogers Whiteman Memorial Scholarship Shelby Sonmor Machine Tooling Technics Robert Scoville Scholarship - Machine Tool Brooke Stephens Early Childhood Education WITC-New Richmond Alumni Association Scholarship Emma Stocker Human Resource Management Virginia Adler Memorial Scholarship Nicholas Tryon IT-Cybersecurity Specialist Robert Knowles Scholarship Annie West Nursing - Associate Degree Marilyn McCarty Nursing Scholarship Marci Wicklund Nursing - Associate Degree Robert Scoville Scholarship - Nursing Tammy Williams-Starzinski Veterinary Technician WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Talia Willis Pre-Associate Degree Nursing WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Jill Wilson Human Resource Management WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Elizabeth Windett Accounting WITC-New Richmond Staff Scholarship Zachary Wolf Agricultural Power and Equipment Technician Dick and Helen Rosen Scholarship
- Rice Lake
Student Name Program Scholarship Kristin Bajak Construction and Cabinetmaking Heart of the North Builders Association Scholarship Macknenzie Baker IT-Web and Software Developer Parker Hannifin Scholarship Hunter Block Automotive Technician William Charles Jones Scholarship Jacob Boss Welding WITC Administrative Office Opportunity Builders Caleb Bowen Welding Thomas Precision Manufacturing Advancement Scholarship Andrew Bruce Automotive Technician WITC-Rice Lake Automotive Technician Scholarship Angela Catlin Human Resource Management EJW Rice Lake Scholarship Keeley Christensen Dairy Herd Management Dairy Herd Scholarship in Memory of John and Ruth Johnson and Gorman and Elsie Roberts Jessica Colbert E-Connect - Child Care Services Michael P. Connolly Memorial Scholarship Kristopher Dahlberg Pre-Associate Degree Nursing Paul Sturino Veterans Scholarship Jenna Dennis Medical Assistant Rice Lake Staff Service Award Scholarship Mark Dietz IT-Cybersecurity Specialist Parker Hannifin Scholarship Amber Dillon Early Childhood Education/E-CHiLD WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Michelle Dowd Automotive Technician Cumberland Federal Bank Scholarship Tasha Draves Nursing - Associate Degree Evelyn Mommsen Nursing Scholarship Austin Ehrich Welding Paul Sturino Memorial Scholarship Faith Erickson Nursing - Associate Degree Wisconsin Hospital Association (RL) Lennette Erickson Administrative Professional Superior Silica Sands Scholarship Alexis Ford Machine Tool Operation-CNC Thomas Precision Manufacturing Advancement Scholarship Elizabeth Garcia Human Services Associate WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Laura Grant Gerontology - Aging Services Professional WITC Board Leadership Scholarship Brittani Gregory Nursing - Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship (RL) Geraldine Guertin Human Services Associate WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Christy Hansen Administrative Professional Wittkop Administrative Professional Scholarship Luke Hessler Construction and Cabinetmaking Robert Scoville Scholarship - Construction Brock Hladilek Automotive Technician EJW Rice Lake Scholarship Amanda Holder Human Services Associate EJW Rice Lake Scholarship Caiden Johnson Early Childhood Education Justin's Will Scholarship Tiler Johnson Dental Assistant Arrowhead Family Dental Scholarship Anna Kauffman Human Resource Management WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Erika Krzmarzick Occupational Therapy Assistant Mary W. Johnson Family Scholarship Jennifer Lee Cosmetology WITC-Rice Lake Cosmetology Scholarship Robert MacAlister Nursing - Associate Degree Mary Leaf Memorial Scholarship Jennifer Marshall Human Resource Management Secord Scholarship (RL) Naomi Marx Health Office Professional Marshfield Clinic Health System Healthcare Scholarship Wyatt Matuszak Construction and Cabinetmaking Northwest Building Inspectors Association Scholarship Lesa Melton Gerontology - Aging Services Professional Mary W. Johnson Family Scholarship Mya Monnier Dental Assistant WITC-Rice Lake Dental Assistant Scholarship McKenzie Morgan Nursing - UWEC/WITC Alliance WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Taylor Myers-Zenzen Welding American Welding Society Scholarship (RL) Nicholas Oftedahl Criminal Justice Studies Howard and Dode Miller Scholarship Max Okamoto IT-Cybersecurity Specialist Marshfield Clinic Health System Healthcare Scholarship Alec Reinke Welding WITC-Rice Lake Welding Scholarship Cort Reinke IT-Cybersecurity Specialist Parker Hannifin Scholarship Marissa Richards Nursing - Associate Degree Health Careers Scholarship Jessica Richmond Human Resource Management TLC - Tuition for Learners with Children Scholarship Michael Roatch Automotive Service Technician Francis and Barbara Stauner Scholarship Steve Saldana Jr EMT Paramedic James Quinn Memorial Scholarship (RL) Caitlyn Schaefer Dental Assistant Arrowhead Family Dental Scholarship Michael Schieffer Architectural Commercial Design Northwest Building Inspectors Association Scholarship Leah Schnobrich Dairy Herd Management WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Rachele Scribner Accounting Superior Silica Sands Scholarship Emily Smith Dairy Herd Management Barron County Sunrise Rotary Scholarship Lindsey Sprague Financial Services/Finance Robert Scoville Scholarship - Financial Services Sarah Stibak Nursing - Associate Degree W. R. Engels/Carl G. Pebler Memory Care Scholarship Jadee Stinson Nursing - Associate Degree WITC-Rice Lake Nursing Club Scholarship Julianna Thompson Pre-Associate Degree Nursing WITC-Rice Lake Campus Scholarship Dakota Vojtasek Business Management Rice Lake Staff Service Award Scholarship Keiana Weyers Criminal Justice Studies Robert Scoville Scholarship - Criminal Justice Nicholas Wiederholt IT-Cybersecurity Specialist Parker Hannifin Scholarship Elizabeth Wright Criminal Justice Studies WITC Criminal Justice Club Scholarship Ashley Zemke Financial Services/Finance Woita and Associates Financial Services Scholarship Trey Zwiefelhofer Construction and Cabinetmaking NAHB Club Scholarship
Student Name Program Scholarship Lexilee Amys Industrial Maintenance Technician Louie Johnson Memorial Scholarship Lori Anderson Medical Administrative Professional Robert Scoville Scholarship - Medical Administrative Professional Ian Bartlein Welding Roberto Pearson Memorial Scholarship Bowen Belich Industrial Maintenance Technician Baumann Industrial Scholarship Vivian Brazinskas Nursing - Associate Degree Superior Jaycees Scholarship Ethan Brown Machine Tool Technician 2 year Northern Engineering Machine Tool Scholarship Payton Brown Machine Tool Technician 2 year Northern Engineering Machine Tool Scholarship Cassidy Carlson Accounting Miracle Moment Award Michelle Carlson Health Information Technology William R Goligoski Computer Information Systems Scholarship April Cary Nursing - Associate Degree Nursing Scholarship (Sup) Jaimee Casper Nursing - Associate Degree Medical Careers Scholarship Anna Cochran Welding Fraser Shipyards Welding Scholarship Mackenzie Correll Early Childhood Education WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Brendan Crayne Welding Moline Machinery for Welding & Machinist Programs Scholarship Thomas Dean Jr. IT-Web and Software Developer William R Goligoski Computer Information Systems Scholarship Samantha DeRosia Human Services Associate Sam, Harriet, and Kaye Lavine Scholarship Grant Everett Early Childhood Education Maureen Jappe Litman Memorial Scholarship Grant Everett Early Childhood Education WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Mark Fossum Heating, Ventilation, Air Cond/Refrigeration Northern Wisconsin Building Trades Council Scholarship David Gagner Automotive Service Technician Joseph T. & Myrtle C. Rogina Scholarship Brendan Golly Automotive Service Technician Frank E and Frank D Neuman Memorial Automotive Scholarship Jeffery Graham Welding Lake Assault Boats Welding Scholarship Peyton Greene Early Childhood Education WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Ashley Gronlund Nursing - Associate Degree Medical Careers Scholarship Weston Guthrie Business Management Arthur Cline Business Scholarship Emma Haugen Early Childhood Education Carl Gullo Scholarship Skyler Heise Automotive Service Technician Frank E and Frank D Neuman Memorial Automotive Scholarship Emma Hetrick Early Childhood Education WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Alyssa Humphrey IT-Systems Administration Specialist Leonard Halvorson Memorial Scholarship Madeleine Johansen Criminal Justice Studies WITC Administrative Office Opportunity Builders (Sup) Kaylie Knase IT-Web and Software Developer William R Goligoski Computer Information Systems Scholarship Ethan Koehler Welding Rice Lake Families and Staff Scholarship - Districtwide Torie Koski Nursing - Associate Degree WITC-Superior Nursing Club Scholarship Shane Kramlich Heating, Ventilation, Air Cond/Refrigeration WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Kristin Kroll Administrative Professional Rudolph and Clarice Erkkila Memorial Scholarship Gavin Kuusisto HVAC Installation Technician WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Sadie LaJoie Human Services Associate WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Sadie LaJoie Human Services Associate Human Services Associate Scholarship Cade Lathrop-Welsand Welding Robert Scoville Scholarship - Welding Laura Leger Welding Dan Maynard Memorial Welding Scholarship Tarra Lind Welding John Edward Torgerson Memorial Scholarship Allena Lofgren Medical Assistant Healthcare: Make a Difference Scholarship Blake Mershon Welding Dan Maynard Memorial Welding Scholarship Manuela Meyer Nursing - Associate Degree Bunni Haslerud and Jessica B. Nelson Memorial Scholarship Melissa Meyer Human Services Associate William H. and Olga M. Munnings Jackson Mickle Industrial Maintenance Technician Twin Ports Chapter Construction Specifications Institute Logan Olsen Automotive Service Technician Frank E and Frank D Neuman Memorial Automotive Scholarship Aurelia Persons Business Management Rudolph and Clarice Erkkila Memorial Scholarship Hannah Pfister Administrative Professional Rudolph and Clarice Erkkila Memorial Scholarship Michael Randolph HVAC Installation Technician WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Danielle Ranta Human Services Associate Carl Gullo Scholarship Ashley Rauwolf Nursing - Associate Degree Roderic J Campbell Charitable Trust Academic Merit Scholarship Corinna Reif Nursing - Associate Degree Associate Degree Nursing $250 Scholarship Emily Rice Early Childhood Education Maureen Jappe Litman Memorial Scholarship Emily Rice Early Childhood Education John and Gladys Doris Memorial Scholarship Declan Ross Welding Dan Maynard Memorial Welding Scholarship Scott Rudd Industrial Maintenance Technician Twin Ports Chapter Construction Specifications Institute Dalton Schmitt Welding Moline Machinery for Welding & Machinist Programs Scholarship Allison Shober Business Management Rudolph and Clarice Erkkila Memorial Scholarship Joshua Smith Welding David Nevin / General Welding Scholarship Madison Stalvig Early Childhood Education WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Patti Stemwedel Cosmetology Magnifisites Scholarship William Stream Nursing - Associate Degree Medical Careers Scholarship Austin Swanson Automotive Service Technician WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Timo Sznaider Welding Fraser Shipyards Welding Scholarship Derek Treadeau Heating, Ventilation, Air Cond/Refrigeration Frank and Lisa Vidas HVAC/R Scholarship Megan Tucci Early Childhood Education WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Meghan Ulanowski Criminal Justice Studies WITC-Superior Campus Scholarships Sara Viggiano Medical Assistant Medical Careers Scholarship Elijah Volz Industrial Maintenance Technician Northern Engineering Industrial Maintenance Scholarship Hayley Waltz Nursing - Associate Degree Medical Careers Scholarship Lynnette Wester Nursing - Associate Degree WITC-Superior Nursing Scholarship Kiara Wiersma Cosmetology Nancy J. Seidlitz Elks Memorial Scholarship Nolan Williams Paramedic Technician Robert Scoville Scholarship - Paramedic Technician Kaylee Yliniemi Business Management Rudolph and Clarice Erkkila Memorial Scholarship Daryl Ziebell HVAC Installation Technician WITC-Superior Trades Scholarship
College Tuition Assistance for Area High School Graduates
The WITC Promise Scholarship, funded by the WITC Foundation, provides free college tuition for area high school graduates who meet program eligibility requirements. The WITC Promise Scholarship will pay the balance of tuition and fees for eligible students after federal and state grants are applied. Tuition will be covered up to four terms (pending eligibility requirements each term).