About: The scholarship winner will be announced at the 2024 SkillsUSA-Wisconsin Championships. This scholarship is intended to encourage and support students in the SkillsUSA organization.
Host Institution: Not Specified
Level of Study: Not stated
Field of Study: Not stated
Number of Scholarships: 1
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History of the SkillsUSA Scholarships
SkillsUSA scholarships are awarded to students who are enrolled in career and technical education (CTE) programs and who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, and commitment to their trade. The scholarships are funded by a variety of sources, including the SkillsUSA Foundation, corporations, and individuals.ScholarshipBoard
SkillsUSA scholarships are open to all SkillsUSA members who are enrolled in CTE programs.
Acceptance Rate: Not specified
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Scholarship Value and Inclusions
SkillsUSA scholarships range in value from $500 to $10,000. Some scholarships also include additional benefits, such as travel expenses, room and board, and tuition reimbursement.
Scholarship Eligibility and Requirements
To be eligible for SkillsUSA scholarships, students must meet the following criteria:
- Be a SkillsUSA member
- Be enrolled in a CTE program
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.0
- Demonstrate financial need (for some scholarships)
- Submit a completed scholarship application form
- Write a personal essay
In addition to the above criteria, some SkillsUSA scholarships have additional requirements. For example, the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) Scholarship requires students to compete in the NLSC.SkillsUSA Scholarships
Application Portal: https://www.bpcc.edu/current-students/student-life/files/documents/skillsusatalentscholarshipapplication.pdf
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How to Apply for the SkillsUSA Scholarships
To apply for SkillsUSA scholarships, students must submit a completed scholarship application form and all required supporting materials. Students can apply for SkillsUSA scholarships online or by mail.
The SkillsUSA scholarship application form requires students to provide basic information about themselves, their educational background, their SkillsUSA involvement, and their financial need. Students must also submit transcripts, letters of recommendation, and a personal essay.
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The deadline to apply for SkillsUSA scholarships is typically in March of each year. The exact deadline for the 2024/2025 session is April 15, 2024.