Wisconsin Scholarships

Wilbur-Ellis Company Agricultural Division Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agronomy, crop/plant/range or soil science, business/farm/landscape/nursery/ranch or turfgrass management, horticulture, general agriculture, economics, finance, agricultural policy & management, agricultural systems management, sales, and marketing, agriscience technology, biotechnology, entomology, plant pathology or soil conservation.

Wisconsin Grant

Wisconsin Grant was offered for students who are resident of Wisconsin state and have a high school diploma or equivalent based primarily on their financial need.

GMA SHRM Scholarship

The Greater Madison Area Society for Human Resource Management (GMA SHRM) has established a scholarship for full-time undergraduate students who are a member in SHRM and interested in human resource field in Wisconsin.

MARC Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is offered by the Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Foundation for students in particular states to help them ease the financial burden of their education.

Regents Diversity Awards

University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents encourages individuals, units, or teams who have established a successful record in fostering greater access and success and be a member of historically underrepresented populations to apply.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Hertz Fellowship

This scholarship is provided by the Hertz Foundation for recipients that want to understand and solve human concern through knowledge of physical and engineering sciences.

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is supported by NACE Foundation, a nonprofit organisation, which have a vision to support education and research projects relating to the science of corrosion.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Wisconsin

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Team assemblers First-line supervisors/managers of production and operating workers Bartenders
Salary: $26969 $49786 $16850
# of Open Positions: 26620 14740 14310
Competition*: 1.7 1.6 2.1

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Podiatrists Chiropractors Actuaries
Salary: $104340 $91457 $88560
# of Open Positions: 160 440 420
Competition*: 2.4 1.7 2.2
Job Title: Industrial production managers Education administrators, postsecondary Materials scientists
Salary: $76143 $67695 $65080
# of Open Positions: 3800 2310 240
Competition*: 1.7 1.9 2.8

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Wisconsin Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Combined food preparation and serving workers, including fast food
Salary: $23284 $16591 $15641
# of Open Positions: 61200 42390 38150
Competition*: 0.9 0.8 1.1

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Financial managers General and operations managers Lawyers
Salary: $98485 $91613 $90352
# of Open Positions: 4500 19790 6200
Competition*: 0.6 0.8 0.7
Job Title: Managers Computer software engineers, applications Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products
Salary: $75440 $66630 $63688
# of Open Positions: 4330 7510 6170
Competition*: 0.8 1 1.1

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Wisconsin table above, which shows where jobs in Wisconsin are unusually common compared to other states, the Wisconsin Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.