Our Opportunities

Requirements to Apply – The following requirements must be met by the application deadline of May 3rd:
You must complete the Madison College Admissions Application
You must be accepted into a program
You must have a 2.0 GPA or higher
You must be enrolled in 6 or more credits for the upcoming semester
You must complete a FAFSA for the current academic year (ie. Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 scholarships require a 2019-2020 FAFSA application)

Instructions & Deadline
Scholarship applications are to be completed and submitted online on or after March 11, 2019. All students must submit applications no later than May 3, 2019. After completing the general application, you will be directed to apply for other scholarship opportunities. You will need to answer additional questions to apply for these opportunities.

New Students to Madison College must also upload one letter of recommendation and high school and college transcripts (if you have attended any other college or university).

You can save your application at any time by clicking Save and Keep Editing at the bottom of the form.
Once completed, you can submit your application by clicking Finish and Continue.
Note: Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).


Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$800.00 Carl Brice Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Carl Brice as he left Madison College. He was one of the first men to help set up the Foundation and the emergency...
This scholarship is in memory of Carl Brice as he left Madison College....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
$0.00 Cathy Jacobson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarhip has been created in memory of Cathy Jacobson. Cathy was the wife of a faculty member and a mother of three who had just received...
This scholarhip has been created in memory of Cathy Jacobson. Cathy was...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
$500.00 Charlene Whitcomb Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is a memorial to Charlene Whitcomb. Although she was not a graduate of a technical college, Charlene was a career administrative...
This scholarship is a memorial to Charlene Whitcomb. Although she was...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$400.00 Chemistry and Engineering Major's Scholarship
The Chemistry and Engineering Majors Scholarship was created by the Chemistry faculty at Madison College for a deserving student who plans to...
The Chemistry and Engineering Majors Scholarship was created by the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400.00
Varies Clarence and Gladys Wentland Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established as a memorial to Clarence and Gladys Wentland. Applicants must be continuing Madison College students with a GPA...
This scholarship was established as a memorial to Clarence and Gladys...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Clyde V. and Virginia H. Dohner Nursing Scholarship - Reedsburg
Virginia passed away on May 24, 2001, following a 2-year heart-related illness. During the time of her illness, she received excellent home health...
Virginia passed away on May 24, 2001, following a 2-year heart-related...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
Varies Complete Mobile Dentistry and Complete Dental Staffing Scholarship
Complete Mobile Dentistry, Inc. (CMD) and Complete Dental Staffing (CDS) are proud to support both local and National Charities with our time and...
Complete Mobile Dentistry, Inc. (CMD) and Complete Dental Staffing (CDS)...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Connie M. Matheson Memorial Scholarship
The Connie M. Matheson Memorial scholarship was created to aid students enrolled in the Medical Assistant program. Connie was a dedicated...
The Connie M. Matheson Memorial scholarship was created to aid students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
500-1000 Construction & Remodeling/Student Assistance
This account will be used to support scholarships, Skills USA, student travel and other program needs of students. Eligibility Criteria: 2.5 GPA...
This account will be used to support scholarships, Skills USA, student...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 500-1000
$0.00 Cosmetology Program Scholarship
This scholarship is for students enrolled in the Cosmetology Program.
This scholarship is for students enrolled in the Cosmetology Program.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
$800.00 Culinary, Baking & Pastry Arts
Applicant must be a full or part-time student in the Culinary Arts Program. Donor/TY: John Johnson
Applicant must be a full or part-time student in the Culinary Arts...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
Varies Cynthia Tierney Endowed Scholarship
Cindy’s vision included financial assistance for students who otherwise could not afford nursing education. She developed her vision based on her...
Cindy’s vision included financial assistance for students who otherwise...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$800.00 Dale R. Hoege Memorial Scholarship
Dale Hoege was a natural car guy. When his only son was born, Tim Hoege, he couldn’t wait to share his passion for cars. Tim received both his...
Dale Hoege was a natural car guy. When his only son was born, Tim Hoege,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
$500.00 Dane County Voiture 40 et 8
Applicant must be a Dane County Resident who plans to stay and work in Dane County. This scholarship is renewable for a total of 4 semesters. ...
Applicant must be a Dane County Resident who plans to stay and work in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$500 David and Leta Williams Scholarship
This scholarship honors the memory of the parents, Dr. David L. Williams and Mrs. Leta B. Williams, of Fredric and Joyce Williams, and to assist...
This scholarship honors the memory of the parents, Dr. David L. Williams...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$1,000 Dawn Kreft Lund Nursing Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor Dawn Kreft Lund, a 1964 Madison College graduate from the Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program. It...
This scholarship was established to honor Dawn Kreft Lund, a 1964...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$475- $950 Debra Griesbach Omen Memorial Nursing Scholarship
This fund is established to honor the memory and life of the donors sister. Donor/Thank you letter: Doreen Griesbach
This fund is established to honor the memory and life of the donors...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $475- $950
$750.00 Delta Dental Scholarship
Delta Dental Plans Association’s (DDPA) purpose is to promote an increase in the availability of dental care to the public by encouraging the...
Delta Dental Plans Association’s (DDPA) purpose is to promote an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $750.00
Varies Dental Assistant Program Scholarship
This scholarship is available for continuing or new Madison College students who are enrolled in the Dental Assistant program. Donor/Thank You:...
This scholarship is available for continuing or new Madison College...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Devi Bhargava Memorial Scholarship
One $500 scholarship will be given each academic year during the Spring semester to an eligible student visa holding international student at...
One $500 scholarship will be given each academic year during the Spring...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$0.00 Diane Ballweg Scholarship Endowment
Thank you: Diane Ballweg
Thank you: Diane Ballweg
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
Varies Diane Strassman Hospitality Scholarship
Diane Strassman, mother of Lynea LaVoy, faculty at Madison College since 2014, was described by many of her friends and family as the most...
Diane Strassman, mother of Lynea LaVoy, faculty at Madison College since...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Diesel and Heavy Equipment Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible by donations by faculty, staff and the community to provide scholarships for students enrolled in the Diesel and...
This scholarship is made possible by donations by faculty, staff and the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 DMB Bank Endowment Scholarship
This scholarship has been funded by DMB Community Bank in DeForest, WI. The intent of this scholarship is to help graduates of DeForest Area High...
This scholarship has been funded by DMB Community Bank in DeForest, WI. ...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
400-800 Doug Redsten Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This fund was established by friends and family members in memory of Doug who left his mark on Madison Area Technical Colleges as a math...
This fund was established by friends and family members in memory of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 400-800
300-650 Douglas and Shirley Bickley Memorial
Doug Bickley founded Commuter Bus in Stoughton to provide convenient transportation for workers commuting between Madison and points South. The bus...
Doug Bickley founded Commuter Bus in Stoughton to provide convenient...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 300-650
500-1000 Dr. Joy & Dr. Blair McMillan Science Scholarship
Joy and Blair were both known as innovators and science faculty members at Madison College for many years. Joy founded the nationally recognized...
Joy and Blair were both known as innovators and science faculty members...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 500-1000
Varies Dr. William James and Winifred Joyce O'Rourke Scholarship for the Veterinary Technician Program
Thank you letter: Tim and Denise O’Rourke
Thank you letter: Tim and Denise O’Rourke
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Dudley Graphic Design/Art Scholarship
This is a scholarship for 2nd year Graphic Design students with 2.5 GPA or higher. Donor/Thank You: Ellen Dudley
This is a scholarship for 2nd year Graphic Design students with 2.5 GPA...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$350.00 Earl Landphier Memorial Scholarship
Applicants must be full-time, continuing Automotive Collision Repair/Refinish, Automotive Technician/Technology, Diesel & Heavy Equipment or Diesel...
Applicants must be full-time, continuing Automotive Collision...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $350.00
$400 Edith Ravenhill Dopp Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarships for students enrolled in business, auto and general courses. Financial need and evidence of...
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarships for students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400
$800.00 Edith Ravenhill Dopp Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship to financially assist deserving students enrolled full time in a 1 year diploma or a 2 year Associate Degree program in the Business...
Scholarship to financially assist deserving students enrolled full time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
$500.00 Electronics Club Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Terry O’Laughlin to assist students in the electronics and electrical engineering programs. Funds were raised...
This scholarship was established by Terry O’Laughlin to assist students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$400-800 Emil J. Frautschi Family Endowed Scholarship
Students eligible for this scholarship include: Continuing students who have earned 6 or more credits at Madison College and are enrolled full-time...
Students eligible for this scholarship include: Continuing students who...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400-800
Varies Endres Manufacturing Company Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Applicant must be enrolled in Architechtural Technology, Civil Engineering, Construction & Remodeling, Mechanical Design or Welding program. ...
Applicant must be enrolled in Architechtural Technology, Civil...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500.00 Engman-Taylor Scholarship
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$250.00 Essie Gulley Scott Memorial Scholarship
To apply for this scholarship, a letter of recommendation must be submitted on your behalf by your instructor. Recipient must be a minority...
To apply for this scholarship, a letter of recommendation must be...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250.00
Varies Ethel B Strycker Memorial Scholarship
Ethel was a registered nurse and nursing educator. She taught nursing students through Memorial Hospital in South Bend, Indiana. As a practitioner,...
Ethel was a registered nurse and nursing educator. She taught nursing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Family-Based ISA Scholarship
This scholarship is available for students of the School of Academic Advancement. Must have graduated from the HEP program. First-time enrollment...
This scholarship is available for students of the School of Academic...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Food Fight Restaurant Group Culinary & Baking Scholarship
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Food Fight Restaurant Group Hospitality Scholarship
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$0.00 Fort Atkinson Campus Initiative Scholarship
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
$0.00 Fort Atkinson Nursing Scholarship
This is a scholarship for students at the Fort Atkinson campus enrolled in the Nursing Program. Thank you letter: Catherine Krahn Horton
This is a scholarship for students at the Fort Atkinson campus enrolled...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
$0.00 Forward Dental Endowed Dental Hygiene Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
1700-1800 From One Grad to Another Scholarship
This scholarship was established to ease the financial strain for future nursing students in the RN program who are attempting to juggle the...
This scholarship was established to ease the financial strain for future...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: 1700-1800
Varies Gilson Family Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is available for Full-time Associate Degree Nursing program students with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Applicants must be Dane county...
This scholarship is available for Full-time Associate Degree Nursing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$0.00 Governor Tommy G. Thompson Endowed Healthcare Scholarship
Thank you letter: Nathan Elias and Jason Thompson
Thank you letter: Nathan Elias and Jason Thompson
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
Varies Grace Argall Scholarship
This scholarship is available for single parents, expectant mothers or minority students enrolled at Madison College. Donor: Mary Faith Argall
This scholarship is available for single parents, expectant mothers or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Graphic Design & Illustration Scholarship
This scholarship is available to Graphic Design & Illustration students.
This scholarship is available to Graphic Design & Illustration students.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$800.00 HAIR on Monroe Scholarship
This scholarship is available for full-time Cosmetology/ Barber program students. Donors/Thank You Letter: Tony Jensen, HAIR on Monroe
This scholarship is available for full-time Cosmetology/ Barber program...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00