Applicants Eligibility & Requirements

  • Students must submit a completed Milwaukee’s Finest Scholarship Foundation (MFSF) application in its entirety on or before January 3, 2020. 

  • If selected as a Milwaukee's Finest scholar, recipients must attend the mandatory meeting and the annual Award Reception. Failure to attend either will result in forfeit of their scholarship award.

Mandatory meeting: Saturday, February 29, 2020.

Award Reception: Friday, May 15, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. (City Hall) 

  • Applicants are planning to enroll full-time in an Associate or Bachelor’s degree program in the Fall of 2020.

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in a Milwaukee County high school with senior status. Applicants must have attended a Milwaukee County high school for the past four years. Unofficial transcripts AND ACT or SAT score must be submitted at the time of submission.

  • Applicants have exhibited leadership traits through participation in community service and extracurricular activities.

  • Applicants must have a 2.5 cumulative GPA at the time of submission.

  • Applicants must submit one letter of recommendation. Recommendations cannot be written by family members or friends.