Scholarship Application

The Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling Twenty-fifth Annual Compulsive Gambling Awareness Conference Scholarship Application Procedures

We are happy to announce that we have several full scholarships available for our Twenty-fifth Annual Conference on Compulsive Gambling on March 14-15, 2024.

As of January 1, 2024 the scholarships are sponsored by:

  • The Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling, Inc.
  • Susan Hengst Scholarship fund

A full scholarship for attendance covers:

  • Registration and materials
  • Breaks and luncheons on both days
  • Awards Banquet on Thursday, March 13, 2024

We are asking all scholarship recipients to contribute $25.00 towards their scholarship. This allows us to offer additional scholarships. (The $25.00 fee is not due until the scholarships are awarded.)

Scholarships do not include the March 13th pre-conference workshops.

***You will also need to fill out and send a conference registration form. Deadline for applications February 15th , 2024.

Please write an essay (no more than two double-spaced typed pages) on why receiving a scholarship is important to you.  Scholarships will be awarded to qualifying applicants based upon financial need, future goals and, unique circumstances. Scholarships are awarded to Wisconsin residents only. Please be sure to include the above information to insure that your application is processed accordingly.