Wallace Community College also offers a number of privately funded scholarships through external agencies. These scholarships may have specific requirements beyond those established by the College. Consideration is given to students who meet requirements set forth in the respective scholarship guidelines.

The Donohue Family SkillPointe Scholarship

Date Posted: February 7, 2022

Deadline: September 30, 2022

A total of 50 Donohue Family SkillPointe Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each will be awarded during 2022 and 2023. Scholarships are available to individuals of all backgrounds pursuing vocational training in industries such as construction, communications, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, public service, technology, and transportation.

The deadlines to submit your application are March 31 and September 30. Winners will be notified within 4 weeks of the deadline.

American Welding Society – Welder Training Scholarship

Date Posted: May 24, 2022

Deadline: November 30, 2022

The AWS Welder Training Scholarship is for students seeking welder training in a certificate program less than two years in length through a trade school, community college, or other facility providing welder training.  The scholarship cannot be used towards an associates or bachelor’s degree program.

Each AWS District has up to 25-$1,000 scholarships to award in 2022.