Wisconsin Education Association Council (WEAC)


  • Due Date: April 30, 2014
  • Amount: $1450


  • Must be a child of an active WEAC member, active retired member or a person who died while holding active membership
  • Must be planning to pursue an education major or minor and intending to be employed in the education profession
  • Must rank in the top 25% or his/her graduating class or have achieved a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Must show evidence of involvement in school and community activities
  • First priority consideration is given to four criteria:
    • Grade point average
    • Applicant’s essay
    • Letters of recommendation
    • School and community activities
  • Other criteria, including financial need, may be considered
  • Submit by the due date, including a 300 word essay and two letters of recommendations (one from a classroom teacher and one from a community member), counselor/principal endorsement, and official transcript.
  • Winners will be notified by WEAC


Four $1,450 awards. Each year one of the four scholarships shall be designated the Kathy Mann Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to a minority student. In the event that no minority student applies or meets the criteria, the Kathy Mann Scholarship shall not be awarded. In its place a regular WEAC Scholarship will be awarded.

Other Information

Application online at http://weac.org/member-benefits/weac-scholarships/ or application attached  below.

For additional information, please call Michele Brisack at 800-362-8034 or by e-mail at brisackm@weac.org