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.

Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College Student Scholarship Fund

The Student Scholarship Fund was established to support student success. 

$250 student scholarships will be awarded each of the fall and spring semesters based on availability of funds. 

Gay I. & Harry C. Leslie III Fund 

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 semester. 

Spirit of Sovereignty Scholarship

Spirit of Sovereignty Fund was established by the National Indian Gaming Association as an avenue for tribes, businesses and individuals working in the Indian Gaming Industry to give something back to the greater American Indian Community.

Two (2) $1000 student scholarships will be awarded in the spring semester based on availability of funds. 

LCO Am Vets Scholarship​

​The LCO Am Vets Scholarship Fund was established by the LCO Am Vets Post 1998 to support the success of a student who has completed their first year (at least twenty four (24) credits) and is on their way to completing the requirements of their program, with a maximum GPA of 3.49.


​One (1) $500 student scholarships will be awarded in the spring semester based on availability of funds. 


  • Many Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College scholarships are established with specific criteria, however ONE application works for ALL available scholarships.

  • Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College scholarships are NOT cash awards; scholarships are deposited directly into student accounts at the beginning of the semester awarded.

  • The application deadline is the end of the first day of class in each of the fall and spring semesters. 

  • Spring 2020 Scholarship Application.

For questions regarding Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College managed scholarships contact Sissy Martin, Financial Aid Assistant at

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Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe College (LCOOC) is a non-profit Ojibwe tribal community college.  We are an open-door institution which welcomes anyone who would like to work toward a better tomorrow.  LCOOC does not discriminate based upon race and will not deny admission to any Native student regardless of tribal enrollment or affiliation. We are compliant with Title IX which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex.


LCO Ojibwe College
13466 W. Trepania Rd.
Hayward, WI 54843

Phone: 715.634.4790
Toll-Free: 888.526.6221
Fax: 715.634.5049

LCOOC Sustainable Agriculture Research Station

13457W Froemel Rd.

Hayward, WI 54843


Phone: 715.634.9666


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