Scholarships

Scholarships are available for financially disadvantaged students. Funds are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. 2018 Scholarship Applications are accepted until scholarship funds have been depleted. A minimum payment is due at time of registration.

Return this scholarship application and financial information to: 
 
UW-La Crosse Continuing Education
220 Morris Hall, 1725 State Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
conted@uwlax.edu
 
You must complete the scholarship application form and attach:
  • First page of your 2017 Federal Income Tax Form (child must be listed as exemption) or letter of explanation if one was not filed. This requirement may be waived if you provide a letter from child's school indicating the child received *free* meals at school. Once this is verified, you are responsible for at least 15% of the tuition fee for one program, payable at time of registration, not including supply/equipment fees.
  • Student's current grade report (must be in good academic standing)

Incomplete applications are not processed. Notification of scholarship decision and registration instructions will be sent out on May 16, 2018. Scholarship application deadline for summer programs (June-August) is April 30, 2018.

Everyone is expected to pay at least 15% (rounded to the nearest dollar) of the cost of the program. Scholarships are good for one Continuing Education youth program per year only and does not include supply/equipment fees. Scholarships are not available for programs $300 or more.

The table below provides the percentage of program fees that will be provided through a scholarship:

  Number of Dependent Children Living in Household
  1 2 3 4 5
Adusted Gross Income from
Federal Income Tax Form
Percentages below indicate the amount of the program fee (not including supply and equipment fees) that will be covered by a scholarship award.
$0–$17,999 85% 85% 85% 85% 85%
$18,000–$23,999 85% 85% 85% 85% 85%
$24,000–$29,999 80% 80% 80% 80% 80%
$30,000–$34,999 65% 65% 80% 80% 80%
$35,000–$39,999 65% 65% 65% 65% 65%