SEWEC Scholarship

2019-2020 Scholarship applications are now being accepted.

Congratulations on continuing your education! The goal of SEWEC is to help adult students realize their options for higher education in Southeast Wisconsin at member institutions. We understand that cost may be holding some applicants back from being able to achieve their educational goals, which is why we have created three $1,200 SEWEC scholarships to be awarded to one undergraduate, one graduate and one associates student entering a new degree program.


Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must be at least 24 years of age.
Scholarship award is contingent upon being admitted as a new student to an undergraduate or graduate degree program at a SEWEC member institution.
Three $1,200 scholarships (1 for graduate, 1 for undergraduate, 1 for associates) will be sent to the school in the winner’s name.

Applicants must submit  an application and essay via the online form included below. Submissions made in any other format will not be considered.
The Deadline to apply is September 30, 2019.
Recipients will be notified within four weeks of the application deadline.
Recipients must provide SEWEC with an unofficial transcript to verify new student and statement to be used for future marketing purposes.


Guidelines and Application Procedure:

All applicants must complete the scholarship application and submit an essay of no more than 500 words.
The essay must include the following information:
a. What is your motivation to attend school at this time.
b. What do you plan to do with the degree once you graduate.