Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College

Scholarship Opportunities

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College scholarships are awarded based on student academic achievement, skills, career goals, and financial need. Funding sources include fundraising events, individual and corporate donations.

 

Scholarships that are offered for Fall 2021 are:

 

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College Student Scholarship Fund ($500)

    • ​The Student Scholarship Fund was established to support student success. 

    • $500 student scholarships will be awarded each of the fall and spring semesters based on the availability of funds. 

    • Must be registered for at least 6 credits and a degree-seeking student

    • Minimum of a 2.0 Cumulative GPA

  • Johnson Scholarship Foundation Scholarship for Business Students (Varies)

    • Eligible majors for students include business administration, accounting, finance, marketing, and tribal administration.

    • Scholarship award varies.

    • Must be registered for at least 6 credits and a degree-seeking student

    • Minimum of a 2.0 Cumulative GPA

  • Gay I. & Harry C. Leslie III Fund ($2,500)

    • ​Gay Leslie is the daughter of a Wisconsin dairy farmer and the first in her family to attend college, thanks in part to a scholarship.  Her great-grandmother was a member of an upper Midwest Native American Tribe.  To honor her great-grandmother and pay forward her scholarship benefits, the Leslies' hope to provide need-based financial support to Native American undergraduate students so they can obtain a quality education.

    • One (1) $2,500 merit-based scholarship will be awarded in the spring and fall semesters based on the availability of funds. 

    • Must be registered for at least 12 credits and a degree-seeking student

    • Minimum of a 2.8 Cumulative GPA

  • Isham-Chase Scholarship Fund ($1000)

    • Mr. Mic Isham and Mrs. Monica Chase believe in what education can do for the community. The family hopes to provide a scholarship to a Native American undergraduate student who is actively involved in College activities (clubs, attendance, events, sports, etc.) and has an interest in the study of Natural Resources or the legal field. 

    • One (1) $1000 student scholarship will be awarded each fall and spring semesters based on the availability of funds. 

    • Must be registered for at least 12 credits and a degree-seeking student

    • Minimum of a 2.0 Cumulative GPA

  • Seven Generations Scholarship (Varies)

    • ​Available for Native American students that covers the first-semester tuition for eligible applicants.

    • Awarded to one (1) the first-time student that has never been previously enrolled at Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College

    • Awarded for the fall and spring semesters based on the availability of funds. 

    • Must be registered for at least 12 credits and a degree-seeking student

    • Must be enrolled Tribal Member or descent.

 

Ready to Apply?

 

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College scholarships are established with specific criteria and limitations; however, ONE application works for ALL scholarships listed on this application.

  • Students will only be awarded one scholarship upon approval by the Scholarship Committee.

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College scholarships are not cash awards; scholarships are deposited directly into student accounts.

  • The application deadline is Census Day for all semesters- Check Academic Calendar for Census Date

 

For questions regarding Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College scholarships, please contact Financial Aid at financialaid@lco.edu

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