The Wisconsin Technical Excellence Scholarship

Technical Excellence Scholarships (TES) are to be awarded by the State of Wisconsin to Wisconsin high school seniors who have the highest demonstrated level of proficiency in technical education subjects.

The new TES scholarship program began awarding scholarships in the 2015-2016 college academic year. The scholarships are only for use at a school within the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) located within the state. The value of the scholarship is up to $2,250 per year, to be applied towards tuition for six semesters.

Eligible students must attend one of the following Wisconsin Technical Colleges to qualify for TES funding.

Wisconsin Technical Colleges
Blackhawk Technical College Lakeshore Technical College Moraine Park Technical College Southwest WI Technical College
Chippewa Valley Technical College Madison Area Technical College Nicolet Area Technical College Waukesha County Technical College
Fox Valley Technical College Mid-State Technical College Northcentral Technical College Western Technical College
Gateway Technical College Milwaukee Area Technical College Northeast WI Technical College WI Indianhead Technical College

Nomination Form Instructions

Deadline: April 19th, 2018. Trimester school forms are due at the earliest possible date after March 26th

Log in information has been e-mailed to our highschool contacts. If you have not received the log in information for your school, please first check your spam/junk e-mail folders before contacting us.

  1. Go to and sign in with your username and your password (case sensitive)
  2. Under Scholarship Nominations, find your school name and enter your grades 9-12 enrollment number from the first Friday in September
  3. Click SUBMIT to verify
  4. Select Technical Excellence Scholarship
  5. Click on + ADD STUDENT
  6. Fill in the required fields. Be sure to enter all recipients in the order that they were chosen followed by all alternates in the order that they were chosen. Do not use high school e-mail addresses, only current e-mail addresses will be accepted.
  7. Click SUBMIT when finished. If you wish to save and return to the form at a later date, click SAVE instead.
    Please note: the form will not be submitted until you click SUBMIT. To verify that your form has been successfully submitted, look for a check mark next to Technical Excellence Scholarship.
  8. For schools that are not under 80, skip this step. For Under 80 schools: Print out a copy of the submitted form and include with the Request For Consideration form, school transcript, ACT scores if available and a copy of the Worksheet for Ranking Candidates. Send to: HEAB Under 80, PO Box 7885, Madison, WI 53707.

For additional information about the Technical Excellence Scholarship:

Forms for download:

For questions or concerns, please contact:
Nancy Wilkison-Grant Specialist
Phone: 608-267-2213