WAEPA Scholarship Program

Applications are now closed for our 2020 WAEPA Scholarship Program. Winners will be notified in mid-April.


Our 2021 Scholarship Program will open in October. Please check your email for updates.

Since 2007, the WAEPA Scholarship Program has awarded over $1.6 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 75 individuals.

  • 70 scholarships of $2,500 will be granted to students attending four-year colleges or universities.
  • 5 scholarships of $1,250 will be granted to students attending two-year colleges or vocational-technical schools.

Applicants are required to be children of WAEPA members insured under WAEPA’s Group Term Life Insurance Program and meet the following WAEPA eligibility requirements.

    • Children (under the age of 23)

      Children of WAEPA Members insured under WAEPA’s Group Life Insurance Program.

    • 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)

      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


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