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WAEPA Scholarship Program

Since 2007, the WAEPA Scholarship Program has awarded over $2 million dollars in scholarships. The scholarships are available for full-time study at accredited institutions, which can include four-year colleges and 2-year vocational schools. Every year, we proudly provide tuition assistance for up to 80 individuals.

About the Awards

Application Timeline

Applications for the 2021 program are now closed. Awards will be announced in April 2021.

Four-Year Schooling

70 scholarships of $2,500 will be granted to students attending four-year colleges or universities.

Two-Year Schooling

10 scholarships of $1,250 will be granted to students attending two-year colleges or vocational-technical schools.

Who Can Apply

Applicants are required meet the following WAEPA eligibility requirements:

Children of WAEPA Members

Children of WAEPA Members insured under WAEPA’s Group Life Insurance Program are welcomed to apply. All applicants should be under the age of 23.

High School Seniors or Graduates

High school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.

GPA of 3.0 (or its equivalent)

Students must be maintaining a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

Note – WAEPA Members and Associate Members are not eligible to apply.

This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship Management Services®, a division of Scholarship America®. Scholarship Management Services is the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.

Questions regarding the scholarship program should be addressed to:

WAEPA Scholarship Program
Scholarship Management Services
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082
Telephone: (507) 931-1682