CareerTek advances career aspirations and tomorrow’s workforce by:
Inspiring tomorrow’s workforce to realize their career potential and goals
Energizing youth through experiential learning
Bridging business to tomorrow’s workforce
Responding to present and future workforce needs
Hendricks CareerTek is committed to financially supporting youth with scholarship opportunities in their pursuit of high demand careers across the Southern Wisconsin region.
Completion of all required materials (see below).
Graduating high school senior entering a post-secondary institution in the following fall semester or an individual who is currently enrolled in accredited educational programming.
Entering or currently enrolled in an accredited program.
Demonstrates ongoing involvement with Hendricks CareerTek.
Special consideration is given to applicants pursuing a program of study in an area where there is an identified workforce shortage. Those areas include but are not limited to: Trades, (i.e. welding, construction, plumbing, HVAC) manufacturing, nursing, computer science.
Completed scholarship applications are due by midnight April 15, 2020. Incomplete applications or applications received after that time will not be considered.
For full consideration, an applicant must provide the following supporting documents within the allotted time frame.
Honors, awards or special achievements
Employment; place and dates
This is your chance to tell your story (or at least part of it). The best way to tell your story is to write a personal, thoughtful essay about something that has meaning for you. Be honest and genuine, and your unique qualities will shine through. Your essay should be no more than 1500 words.
Additionally, be sure you spend time editing as it should be error free. Tell us about your academic and personal achievements. What have you learned from your successes and/or challenges, and how will this influence you as you pursue your future career goals?
From the pool of application submissions finalists will be selected for follow up interviews. Once finalists have been selected all applicants will be notified and those advancing to the next phase will be invited to interview.