There are many scholarships for Milwaukee students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Milwaukee, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Milwaukee students in the following categories:

Milwaukee High School Scholarships
Milwaukee College Scholarships
Milwaukee University Scholarships


"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 01, 2023
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them. Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 29, 2023
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.B) This scholarship is provided by In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Alliance School Of Milwaukee
Audubon Tech & Community
Audubon Technology And Communication High School
Bay View High
Bayside Middle
Bell Middle
Bradley Technology High
Burroughs Middle
Career Youth Development School Of Excellence
Carmen High School of Science and Technology
Carmen High School Of Science And Technology South Campus
Community High School
Cornerstone Achieve Academy
Custer High
Elementary Puente High
Fritsche (Leap)
Fritsche Middle
Grand Avenue Middle
Grandview Alternative High Part
Hamilton High
Hapa-Hmong Amer Peace Academy
HR Academy Of Business Middle
HR Academy/Global Awareness High School
HR Educational Possentem
James Madison Academic Campus
Juneau Business High School
Kilmer South Alternative High
King High
Kosciuszko Middle
Lad Lake Synergy North High School
Lad Lake Synergy South Middle
Lincoln Middle School Of The Arts
Loyola Academy
Maple Dale Elementary
Matc-Project Hold
Metropolitan High
Milw County Youth Education Center
Milw School Of Entrepreneurship
Milwaukee Academy Of Science
Milwaukee Collegiate Academy
Milwaukee Education Center
Milwaukee High School Of The Arts
Milwaukee School Of Languages
Milwaukee Spectrum School
Milwaukee Village School
Morse Marshall
Morse Middle
Muir Middle
New School For Community Service
New School For Community Services
North Division High
Nova High
Nova Middle
Phoenix High School
Project School To Work
Project Stay
Project Stay Senior Institute
Pulaski High
Reagan College Preparatory High
Riverside High
Roosevelt Middle
Sarah Scott Middle
Shalom High
Silver Spring Neighborhood
Sixth Street Academy
South Division High
Southeastern Education Center
Spotted Eagle High (Maaic)
Universal Academy For The College Bound
Veritas High
Vincent High
Walker (Swell)
Walker International Middle
Washington High School of Information Technology
Webster Middle
Westside II Elementary
WI Transition Success Center

The city of Milwaukee is the 28th most populous city within the United States and the largest city within Wisconsin. Milwaukee is the 39th most heavily populated area in the UNited States and is located on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan. It is the county seat of Milwaukee County.

Based on the Census of 2010, the population of Milwaukee was 594,833. The Milwaukee-Racine-Waukesha Metropolitan Area had a population in the year 2010 of 1,751,316. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the region and is the regional center of the 7 county Greater Milwaukee Area. During the year 2008, this particular region had a population of roughly 2,014,030.

The region was originally settled by lots of different Native American tribes until a French-Canadian fur trader established the first trading post during 1795. The area that comprised Milwaukee was initially established by 3 different men in 1833 and 1834. The 3 towns were incorporated as Milwaukee during the year 1846. The name of the city came from the Indian word "Millioke." Depending on the interpretation, the word for Milwaukee means "the good land," "pleasant or beautiful lands" or "gathering place by the water."

The very first European people to pass through the region were French fur traders and missionaries who passed into the area referred to as present day Milwaukee. Solomon, Juneau, the French-Canadian explorer lived in the region during 1818. During the year 1864, Juneau's town together with 2 nearby towns and became incorporated as Milwaukee. During the 1840s, a lot of immigrants such as Germans helped to increase the population of the city of Milwaukee at that time and the decades which followed.

The city of Milwaukee was once mostly recognized as a brewing and manufacturing powerhouse. The city's image has changed with the decline of business in the majority of the States. There have been numerous new additions to the economy during the last decade. For example, the Milwaukee Art Museum is now home to Miller Park, that is an internationally well-known addition to the museum. The Pier Wisconsin, Frontier Airlines Center and the Milwaukee Riverwalk are among the newest developments. There has been a dramatic increase within the construction of apartments, lofts and condominiums, together with skyscrapers being built in the neighborhoods near the riverbanks and the lakefront.

The city of Milwaukee was initially recognized as a beer town due to its location of 4 of the biggest breweries in the world. These breweries were Pabst, Miller, Schlitz and Blatz. At present, only Miller remains within the city. Milwaukee is still a big manufacturing area. Approximately over 20 percent of the population is working within manufacturing businesses. This figure is a lot higher than the national average. Some of the main industry segments within the city of Milwaukee consist of: Publishing and Printing, Tourism, Healthcare, Manufacturing, High Technology and Financial Services.

The city has the nickname of "the City of Festivals," because of the different festivals which take place throughout the year. Amongst the famous festivals consist of: the Great Circus Parade, CajunFest, Bastille Days, the Holiday Folk Fair, the Wisconsin State Fair, Summerfest, Polish fest, Irish Fest, Mexican Fiesta, German Fest, the Holiday Folk Fair and Festa Italiana.