Our Opportunities

Requirements to Apply – The following requirements must be met by the application deadline of May 1st:
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 2020 and Spring 2021 scholarships require a 2020-2021 FAFSA application)

Instructions & Deadline
Scholarship applications are to be completed and submitted online on or after March 23rd. All students must submit applications no later than May 1, 2020. 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
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: 500-1000
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $800.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $800.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $475- $950
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Diane Ballweg Scholarship Endowment
Thank you: Diane Ballweg
Thank you: Diane Ballweg
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$930.00 Dick Goldberg Scholarship
Dick is establishing a named scholarship fund to support Madison College students because he recognizes that a gift of $1,000 could have an...
Dick is establishing a named scholarship fund to support Madison College...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $930.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: 400-800
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: 300-650
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: 500-1000
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $350.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $400
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $800.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$500.00 Eileen and Robert Rabson Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $400-800
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Eric and Jane Englund Scholarship
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
Varies Event Management Scholarship
Student scholarships and program materials are funded with this account. Donor/Thank You Letter: Janet Sperstad
Student scholarships and program materials are funded with this account....
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
Varies Food Fight Restaurant Group Culinary & Baking Scholarship
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
Varies Food Fight Restaurant Group Hospitality Scholarship
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Fort Atkinson Campus Initiative Scholarship
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Forward Dental Endowed Dental Hygiene Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Frankie Kirk Rottier and Daniel A. Rottier Scholarship For Hispanic Students
This fund is intended to advance the academic careers of Hispanic and Latino students at Madison College.
This fund is intended to advance the academic careers of Hispanic and...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Fred and Ann Rouse Scholarship
Fred and Ann Rouse value their connections to the community and understand the need to support students to advance the skilled trades and...
Fred and Ann Rouse value their connections to the community and...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: 1700-1800
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Grant Langer Memorial Fund
This scholarship was established to honor Grant Langer and his service to the community as a firefighter. The purpose is to provide a scholarship...
This scholarship was established to honor Grant Langer and his service...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
Varies Graphic Design & Illustration Scholarship
This scholarship is available to Graphic Design & Illustration students.
This scholarship is available to Graphic Design & Illustration students.
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $800.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 Harold A. Johnson Memorial Scholarship
This fund is being established by his family in memory of Harold Johnson. Harold grew up on family farm in Caledonia and was a 1948 graduate of...
This fund is being established by his family in memory of Harold...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020