Financial Assistance

The Future Milwaukee leadership program offers a limited number of scholarships to qualified applicants for up to one-half of the total cost of tuition.

The scholarship deadline is July 15. To be considered for a Future Milwaukee scholarship please complete the online program application and submit the following information by email to or mail to:

Marquette University College of Professional Studies
c/o Future Milwaukee Leadership Program
707 N. 11th Street, Room 403
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881

  • A current copy of your resume with this application including:

Current Occupation/Organization
Mailing Address
Preferred Phone Number
Preferred E-mail Address
Date of Scholarship Application

  • Response to the following questions (three paragraphs maximum length):
  1. How are you currently involved in the Greater Milwaukee community?
  2. How will you use your experience in the Future Milwaukee Leadership Program to improve the Greater Milwaukee community?
  3. What are your specific reasons for applying for a scholarship?
  • Any additional comments or information which you feel will help the Future Milwaukee Leadership Program Scholarship Committee in getting to know you.

The Future Milwaukee Scholarship Committee will review your submitted application and notify you of its decision in mid-August.

If you have any questions, please contact Marquette University's College of Professional Studies at 414-288-3153 or



Gwen Jackson Scholarship Application (full scholarship)

This scholarship is named for Gwendolyn Jackson, a lifelong volunteer who has had a tremendous impact on the Milwaukee community and will be awarded to an individual dedicated to serving the community in which they live.

We will evaluate the applications based on:

  1. Demonstrated community service
  2. Desire to learn about leadership and community service as a lifelong pursuit
  3. Demonstrated need for financial assistance


Contact Future Milwaukee

Email Future Milwaukee

Marquette University College of Professional Studies
707 Building, Room 403
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3153 or (800) 793-6450, extension 2
(FAX):(414) 288-3298