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In addition to Lawrence scholarships, students are encouraged to research other scholarship opportunities. If you're a high school senior, the best place to start is with your high school guidance or college counseling office. Other reliable sources to start looking for scholarship opportunities include your parent's employer and/or community organizations. Additionally, you should explore national scholarship opportunities like the ones listed on this page.

Looking for Lawrence Scholarships?

Lawrence Scholarships are awarded through our Admissions Office and based on your admission application. These scholarships are renewable each year. Prospective students with questions, please contact the Admissions Office for more details. 

Veteran Benefits

Are you a veteran or dependent of a veteran? Eligible students can use the Post-9/11 GI Bill(Chapter 33), Yellow Ribbon Program, Montgomery GI Bill Selected Reserve (Chapter 1606), and Dependents’ Educational Assistance (Chapter 35) at Lawrence.

Outside Scholarship Opportunities 

Scholarship Opportunities for Undocumented Students

Please view below (under eligibility) for more outside scholarships that are available for DACAmented and undocumented students.

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: High school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: June 12th, 2022

ABC Law Centers Scholarships - $1,000

Eligibility: Seeking or enrolled at an institution of higher education in the United States, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. There are two scholarships available, view their website for more information on the eligibility for each scholarship.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: July 31st, 2022

Ai Engstrom National Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Any current, full-time student of an accredited American university or college with a minimum cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Fall: August 1st, 2022  Winter & Spring: December 1st, 2022

AISES (Advancing Indigenous People in STEM) Scholarships 

Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on scholarship.

American Association of University Women Scholarship - $1,000 - $2,500

Eligibility: Must be a woman who has graduated from a high school in the Greater Fox Cities area or is a current resident of the Greater Fox Cities for at least 10 years, enrolled as a full-time student in a baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate program at a public or private non-profit accredited college or university, entering her junior or senior year or be enrolled in a graduate school program. 

Deadline: April 15th

Annual Adley Law Firm College Student Scholarship - $500

Eligibility: Must be an aspiring or currently enrolled U.S. college or university student, 18 years of age.

Deadline: August 15th, 2022

AX Control, Inc. Academic Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Must be a legal resident of the United States, at least 18 years of age or older at the time of the application deadline,  enrolled at least part-time at an accredited college or university. Friends and relatives of AX Control, Inc are not eligible to participate.

Deadline: June 1st, 2022

B. Davis Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: High school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: May 21st

Bachus & Schanker, LLC Scholarship - $2,000

Eligibility: Any high school senior accepted to attend a four-year university by the time of the award, or full time student attending a four-year university in the United States, minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Fall: July 30th  Winter & Spring: November 30th

Because College is Expensive Scholarship - $500

Eligibility: High school sophomores, juniors & seniors, current college students and anyone else looking to attend college or graduate school.

Deadline: End of each quarter (March, June, Sept. & Dec.)

BHW Scholarship - $3,000

Eligibility: Women who are pursuing an undergraduate or master's degree and are majoring in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics during the 2022 school year.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: April 15th

Big Future by College Board Scholarships

Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on scholarship.

BigSun Scholarship - $500

Eligibility: All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate, must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.

Deadline: June 19th, 2022

Birkenstock Woodlands Foundation Scholarship - $3,500

Eligibility: Residents of Birkenstock Farms, Hidden Ponds, and Pebble Creek Village Estates subdivisions in Howell, Michigan. Application form required.

Deadline: December 31st, 2022

CareerOneStop Scholarships 

Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on scholarship.

Chairish Scholarship Program - $2,500

Eligibility: Minimum GPA of 3.0, must be at least 18 years old as of the date of application, permanent legal U.S. resident physically residing in the fifty United States of America or the District of Columbia, open to students from all underrepresented or disadvantaged backgrounds. Examples of ideal applicants include, but are not limited to, students from racial minorities typically underrepresented in higher education, first generation college students, women pursuing a degree in a STEM or typically male-dominated industries, students with disabilities, and or similar situations.

Deadline: January 1st and June 30th

Denise Bertucci Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Must be at least 22 years of age, having returned to college after at least two (2) years off. This scholarship is intended for applicants who have previously attended college. Must be a continuing student having completed a minimum of at least (2) two semesters of education since returning to school, attending a WISCONSIN post-secondary institution pursuing a minimum of a two-year undergraduate program, be a full-time student as defined by the school they are enrolled at, have a 3.0 GPA.

Deadline: July 30th, 2022

Diversification of Our Research Scientists (D.O.O.R.S.) Scholarship - $5,000

Eligibility: Undergraduate students from underrepresented backgrounds pursuing a biotechnology-related major with the hopes of continuing in that career.

Deadline: September 30th, 2022

Employment BOOST College Scholarships - $1,000

Eligibility: Must have a minimum GPA of 3.6, students graduating from high school must plan to attend college during the fall semester in the same year as the application.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Year round, rolling basis.

Financial Assistance Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Graduating high school students and current college students of all levels (undergraduate, graduate and PhD) and of Iranian descent regardless of citizenship or country of residency. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00.

Deadline: June 30th each year

First in the Family Humanist Scholarship - $5,000

Eligibility: Must have a record of service to and participation in school and/or community-based organizations, preference will be given to students who are the first in their families to go to college, students who are (or have been) in foster care, homeless, undocumented, disabled and/or identify as LGBTQI+ are encouraged to apply.

*Available to undocumented students.

Deadline: June 24th, 2022

First Midwest Bank Scholarships

Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on scholarship.

Global Perspectives Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: High school and college students who will be attending an accredited college or university in 2022.

Deadline: August 1st, 2022

Good Lawyers/Good People Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Currently enrolled or accepted as an undergraduate or law student. 

Deadline: Fall: July 1st  Winter & Spring: Nov. 1st

Great Green Bay Community Foundation Scholarships

Eligibility and Deadline: Varies on the scholarship.

Hagan Scholarship - up to $48,000 over four years

Eligibility: Must be a U.S. Citizen, attend an eligible public high school, achieved a 3.75 cumulative GPA, enroll at an eligible four-year college or university the first semester following high school graduation, maintain a four year or less graduation schedule in college, work 240 hours during the twelve months prior to fall semester college enrollment,
provide the FAFSA SAR showing the EFC, Pell Grant eligible, apply for Federal and State grants if eligible.

Deadline: December 1st, 2022

Hawkinson Scholarship - $4,000-$5,000

Eligibility: Applicant must be a resident of (or currently attending school in) Minnesota,  have received a high school diploma or GED before the due date of this application.

Deadline: March 1st

Hyperfavor's Shine Your Own Way Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Must be an enrolled student at an accredited college or university in the United States, all majors and GPA are considered and encouraged to apply, have a public Instagram account.

Deadline: August 1st, 2022 Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Applicant must be a high school, college, or graduate student.

Deadline: December 31st, 2022

IntroTracer Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Must be a high school graduate pursuing a full-time college or university placement or already enrolled in college full time, must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Deadline: December 31st

Invest in Your Future Scholarship - $5,000

Eligibility: Open to students of all majors, must be at least 17 years old at the time of application. must be a United States citizen and resident of the United States, minimum 3.0 GPA.

Deadline: January 31st

James Barnett Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility: Students in an arts program. 

Deadline: Ongoing

KASF Scholarship for Korean War Veterans Descendants

Eligibility: Be a direct descendant of a Korean-War Veteran who served in Korea from June 25, 1950–January 31, 1955 (Korean War Era, as designated by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs), be enrolled as a full-time student during the 2022-2023 academic year, attend a school located in the KASF Midwestern Region: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students who are Korean.

Deadline: June 30th, 2022

KB Delta Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Any student currently enrolled in any accredited college is eligible to enter.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: July 1st, 2022

Kenosha Community Foundation Scholarships

Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on the scholarship.

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Education Scholarships 

Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on scholarship.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Los Hermanos de Stanford Scholarship - $500 - $1,000

Eligibility: Latinx students graduating from high school with plans to attend any 2-year or 4-year institution of higher learning (students planning to attend Community College are very welcome to apply).

*Available to DACA students.

Deadline: April 29th

Margaret Ferris Scholarship for Hard of Hearing Students - $2,000

Eligibility: Graduating high school seniors from a public or parochial high school in Calumet, Outagamie or Winnebago counties who are planning to pursue post-secondary education at an accredited college, university or technical college. Eligible applicants are hard of hearing students who have a significant hearing loss and use technology to participate in the hearing world.

Deadline: March 1st National Scholarship - $1,500 

Eligibility: Any current, full-time student at an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply to the Scholarship Program. There is no age nor specified major requirement.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Fall: August 15th  Winter & Spring: January 5th 

Military College Scholarship - $1,250

Eligibility: Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, meet one of the following conditions: retired or separated from service under honorable conditions, currently serving active duty in any branch of the Armed Forces, or a dependent of an active-duty service member serving in any branch of the Armed Forces (family members or friends may apply on behalf of a service member or qualified dependent).

Deadline: December 31st

Miller Family Music Education Scholarship - Up to $25,000 per year for 4 years

Eligibility: Major in music or performance, Involvement in musical activities, Community involvement, Show financial need.

Deadline: March 1st

Music Scholarship - Welsh Club of Milwaukee Area - $1,000

Eligibility: Music major

Deadline: June 30th, 2022

Nancy Etz Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university, currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program.

Deadline: Feb. 1st

Novus Biologicals Scholarship - $1,500

Eligibility: Students pursuing education in a science related field (Life Science, Medical Science, Health Science).

Deadline: July 20th, 2022 and December 8th, 2022

Pedro Zamora Young Leaders Scholarship

Eligibility: Open to all current high school seniors and first-year college students, sophomores and juniors (ages 27 and younger), must demonstrate an active commitment to community justice work, and take on public service and leadership roles.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: July 15th, 2022

Platt Family Essay Contest - $500 - $1,500

Eligibility: Must be enrolled full-time during spring of 2022.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: July 31st, 2022

Prism Foundation Scholarship - $1,000 - $5,000

Eligibility: Must be attending a post-secondary institution in the United States in the upcoming academic year (starting in the Fall of this current year) when applying, have a strong history of engagement within the API and/or LGBTQ+ communities.

Deadline: June 5th, 2022

Race Entry Student Scholarship - $500

Eligibility: Must be able to verify enrollment for college at an accredited university inside the USA during the fall semester of the same year the essay is submitted.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: August 15th

RealtyHop Scholarship - $2,000

Eligibility: Must be a current student in an eligible undergraduate program or a graduating high school senior in the U.S., working towards a bachelor’s degree or associates degree.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Two rounds: April 30th and August 31st 

Renaissance Scholars Program - Up to $4,000 a year

Eligibility: Be a student in Oregon or Illinois, be the very first person in your family to attend a 4-year college, have significant demonstrated financial need, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have shown academic achievement.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Two Rounds: February. 1st and May 1st

Save a Life Scholarship - $1,500

Eligibility: Currently enrolled in, or applying to enroll within the next academic year, in a degree program in the fields of healthcare or education, at an accredited U.S. university, is eligible to apply, must provide your school GPA, must be at least 18 years old.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: Fall: October 1st  Winter & Spring: May 1st

Scholarship America 
Eligibility & Deadline: Varies on scholarship. 

ScholarSHPE Scholarship

Eligibility: Active SHPE Member (to become an active member, review the webpage). Minimum Cumulative GPA: 2.75. Plan to pursue a STEM degree. 

Deadline: April 30th

Scholastic Achievement Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Scholastic Achievement Scholarship is available to students that are graduating from high school and are citizens or permanent residents of United States, must be of Iranian descent, must be graduating from high school and planning to be enrolled as a full time student in an accredited college, minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.

Deadline: June 30th each year

SFM Foundation Scholarship - $1,000-10,000

Eligibility: Be the natural, adopted, step-child or full dependent of a worker injured or killed in a work-related accident during the course and scope of employment with an employer based in Minnesota or Iowa and entitled to receive benefits under the Minnesota Workers’ Compensation Act, Iowa Workers’ Compensation Act or other comparable benefit program exclusive to work-related injuries, Minnesota or Iowa resident between the ages of 16 and 25, have a high school diploma, GED or be a high school student in good standing, demonstrate financial need.

Deadline: March 31st, 2023

Spirit of Giving Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Planning to attend school in the following school year at an institution within the US, not an employee or family member of Wine Country Gift Baskets or Houdini Inc., not a previous winner of this scholarship.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: July 31st

Thomas B. Jones & Grace Stevenson Jones Charitable Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility: Resident of the following WI counties: Grant, Iowa, Lafayette.

Deadline: March 1st

Tommie A. Harsley Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Currently enrolled at an accredited US college or university as a freshman, sophomore, or junior.

Deadline: November 15th, 2022

Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship - Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - Up to $55,000 per year

Eligibility: Sophomore Statusenroll full-time in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university in fall 2022cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.50+, demonstrate unmet financial need.

Deadline: January 10th

Voyager Scholarship - Up to $50,000 in financial aid

Eligibility: Plan to enroll full-time in their junior year of study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States in Fall 2022, finishing sophomore year in Spring 2022 or transferring from a two-year to a four-year college for their 2022-2023 junior academic year, have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent, have demonstrated a commitment to public service, plan to pursue a career in public service upon graduation, be a United States (US) citizen, US permanent resident (holder of a Permanent Resident Card), or an individual granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA).

Deadline: June 14th, 2022

WIA Foundation Scholarship - $2,000

Eligibility: Must be interested in pursuing a career in the aerospace field, be a rising junior or senior working towards a bachelor’s degree in engineering, math or science. Must have completed at least two and a half academic years of full-time college work at the time of application, GPA of at least 3.0, female of any nationality.

*Available to DACAmented and undocumented students.

Deadline: June 21st, 2022

Wisconsin Lab Association Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Must be enrolled in a curriculum that will enable them to pursue a career in a non-medical laboratory related field, have a 3.0 or higher Grade Point Average. (ex. cannot be pre-medicine, pre-veterinary, etc.).

Deadline: March 31st

Wisconsin Women's Alliance Foundation Scholarship - $1,000

Eligibility: Female 25+ years old, Wisconsin resident, shows financial need.

Deadline: March 31st