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American Legion Auxiliary, Carl E. Grabman Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors who wish to further their education at a technical or trade school. Students must demonstrate financial need, provide community service, display Americanism in their everyday actions and exhibit good citizenship. Applicants must have a minimum grade of C at the end of the first semester.

Amount: $250
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

California - Hawaii Elks Association Vocational Grants
Sponsor: California-Hawaii Elks Association
5450 E. Lamona Avenue
Fresno, CA 93727-2224
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and California or Hawaii residents. They must plan to pursue a vocational or technical course of study above and supplemental to high school or preparatory school. A high school diploma or equivalent is not required. Students planning to transfer into a bachelor's degree program upon completion of vocational studies are not eligible.

Amount: $500-$2,000
Deadline: 3 months after application is received
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://chea-elks.org/

David and Barbara Kruse Paw Paw High School Scholarship
Sponsor: Kalamazoo Community Foundation
151 South Rose Street, Suite 332
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Eligibility: Applicants must provide evidence of extracurricular or community volunteer activities and work experience. Students must enroll in a technical school, trade school or community college.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.kalfound.org

David T. Jones Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Wisconsin Dells High School in Wisconsin. Students must have earned a minimum grade point average of 2.5 and plan to pursue post-secondary education at a technical school. Applicants must demonstrate strong character and financial need. Students must submit the application and a essay describing financial need and educational goals. Recipient must submit transcript after completion of first semester as well as proof of continued enrollment.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Don Rickett Scholarship
Sponsor: Hancock County Community Foundation
312 E. Main Street
Greenfield, IN 46140
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from Greenfield-Central High School in Indiana with at least a 2.0 grade point average. Students must have completed the Technical Communication course with a minimum average grade of "C". Applicants must pursue a certification or associate's degree in a trade or technical field at an accredited post-secondary institution. Students must provide proof of the successful completion of the technical communications course plus a completed College Costs Estimator form.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hccf.cc

Emma J. McDonald Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a vocational degree. Students must live in the Village of Briggsville or the five-mile area surrounding Briggsville. The award will be given after successful completion of a semester at the vocational institution and enrollment for the following semester.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Helley-Tofson Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior. Students must plan on attending a technical or vocational school and pursue the study of a skilled trade. Applicants must submit the local scholarship application form, a financial need statement, career plan, resume, transcripts and two letters of recommendation.

Amount: $750
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Hugh Leary Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Hancock County Community Foundation
312 E. Main Street
Greenfield, IN 46140
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating students of Greenfield-Central High School in Indiana. Students must plan on post-secondary education in a technical or trade profession with the goal of earning a credential. Applicants must provide a list of classes taken in their chosen field and explain how these inspired them to further their education. Students must summarize their plans to achieve their professional goal.

Amount: $1,039
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hccf.cc

John and Anne Clifton Scholarship
Sponsor: Hawaii Community Foundation - Scholarships
827 Fort Street Mall
Honolulu, HI 96813
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a vocational program at a University of Hawaii school and have at least a 2.0 GPA.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: February 20
How to apply: Applications are available online beginning in early March.
Website: http://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org

John James Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from the Wisconsin Dells High School in Wisconsin with a minimum 3.0 grade point average in technology education. Students must plan to pursue post-secondary education in a skilled trade, including but not limited to electrical, carpentry, automotive technology and plumbing. Applicants must submit the local scholarship application form, a financial need statement, career plan, resume, transcripts and two letters of recommendation.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Louis B. Russell Scholarship
Sponsor: Indiana State Teachers Association
150 W. Market Street
Suite 900
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Eligibility: Applicants must be ethnic minority high school seniors who plan to pursue education in the area of industrial arts, vocational education or technical education at an accredited college or university.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.ista-in.org/

Lydia I. Pickup Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
130 East Randolph Street
Suite 3500
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate ABET-accredited program and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may not be fully funded for tuition, fees, books or equivalent to receive this award.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org

Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association Scholarship
Sponsor: Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association
One Parkview Plaza Suite 800
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. attending college in the United States. Students must write a 500 word essay and be studying in one of the following fields: architecture, athletic administration, athletics, boiler inspection training, biological conservation, biomechanical sciences, building construction, civil engineering, coaching, commercial driving schools, construction sciences or management, dance education, forest science, forestry studies, engineering technology, environmental resource management, exercise science, industrial technology schools, kinesiology, LEED training or certification, mechanic schools, mechanical drafting, machine technologies, natural resources / conservation, physical administration, physical education, physical rehabilitation or therapy, recreation and park administration, small engine repair schools, sports and fitness management, survey schools, trucking schools or wood sciences.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: July 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.maplefloor.org/Programs-Services/Scholarship-Program.aspx

Medallion Fund
Sponsor: New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
37 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301-4005
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolling in an accredited vocational or technical program that does not lead to a bachelor's or advanced degree. They must be legal residents of New Hampshire and intend to work in a vocational or technical career when their schooling is complete. Preference is given to those who plan to go into the manufacturing trade sector or have little or no other opportunities for training or education.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Rolling
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nhcf.org/

Pike Central Vocational Scholarship
Sponsor: Pike County Community Foundation
714 Main Street
P.O. Box 587
Petersburg, IN 47567
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Pike Central High School who are planning to pursue postsecondary vocational education. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0, submit an essay stating their aspirations and educational goals and an official grade transcript. Selection will be based on family, personal or financial circumstances, desire and ability of applicant to achieve their educational goals and on the required essay.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.pikecommunityfoundation.org

Robert Ress Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Perry County Community Foundation
817 12th Street
P.O. Box 13
Tell City, IN 47586
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Tell City High School and must be pursuing postsecondary vocational or specific career training. Students must demonstrate financial need and a strong academic record. Applicants must submit a 500-word essay stating their aspirations and educational goals, complete FAFSA or FAFSA4caster and submit an official grade transcript.

Amount: $130
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.perrycommunityfoundation.org

Texas Elks State Association Vocational Grant Program
Sponsor: Texas Elks State Association (TESA)
1963 FM 1586
Gonzales, TX 78629
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens and Texas residents 18 years of age or older. They must plan to enroll full-time in a two-year or less vocational or technical program that results in a certificate, diploma or associates degree.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, letter from parent or other person with knowledge of family background, letter of recommendation and grade or work records for previous two years are required.
Website: http://www.texaselks.org

TOPS Tech Award
Sponsor: Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance
605 N. Fifth Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Eligibility: Applicants must be Louisiana residents, apply during their senior year in a public high school and pursue an industry-based occupational or vocational credential in a public college or university that meets certain standards. They must also have a minimum 2.0 GPA Score, at least 15 on the English and Mathematics subsections of the ACT PLAN Assessment, have at least minimum passing scores in English and Mathematics on the GEE and have prepared a 5-year education and career plan.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online or from guidance counselors.
Website: http://www.osfa.la.gov/

Walleye North America Scholarship
Sponsor: Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
P.O. Box 533
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors who are planning to attend a vocational/technical school. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.0. The award will be distributed after students have completed their first semester.

Amount: $500
Deadline: March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.wdhsfoundation.org

Walter P. and Virginia Worland Scholarship
Sponsor: Hancock County Community Foundation
312 E. Main Street
Greenfield, IN 46140
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from a Hancock County, Indiana public high school with a minimum grade point average of 2.0. Students must seek an education credential in either a trade or technical program. Applicants must provide a list of classes taken in their chosen field, an explanation of how the classes impacted the student's desire for education, a summary of their leadership qualities and reasons why they are a good candidate for the award. Students must provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher.

Amount: $1,169
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hccf.cc