Scholarship Application

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

We are happy to announce that we have several full scholarships available for our Twenty-Second Annual Conference on Compulsive Gambling on September 16th and 17th, 2021.

As of March 1, 2021 the scholarships are sponsored by:

  • The Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling, Inc.
  • Susan Hengst Scholarship fund
  • Potawatomi Hotel and Casino

A full scholarship for attendance covers:

  • Registration and materials
  • Breaks and luncheons on both days
  • Awards Banquet on Thursday, September 16, 2021

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 September 15th pre-conference workshops.

***You will also need to fill out and send a conference registration form.

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.