Summer Scholarship Blood Drives


Summer Scholarship DrivesBloodCenter of Wisconsin has scholarship drives each summer where the names of all attempting donors are entered in a drawing to win a scholarship. The drives areopen to everyone interested in making a blood donation and entering a student’s name in the sweepstakes drawing. link

Community members, including teachers, families and friends can donate on behalf of an eligible student to increase a student’s chances to be awarded a scholarship. The more times a name is entered in the drawing, the better the chances of winning! To be eligible to enter the drawing, donor must meet the
minimum criteria to donate blood as well as meet the following criteria:

High School Students:
  • Must be scheduled to graduate at the end of the following school year OR must have graduated at the most recent spring commencement.
  • Must be enrolled or scheduled to be enrolled full-time in an accredited, 2 or 4 year post secondary education institution
  • Students graduating from high school in 2014 have until May 1, 2014 to designate their desired institution.

College Students:
  • Must currently be enrolled, full-time, in an accredited 2 or 4 year post secondary education institution.

All Others:
  • If donating on behalf of a student, the student must meet the above criteria.  

Contest Information:

  • To enter, each donor must complete an official sweepstakes entry form at the time of the blood donation.
  • Winners will be chosen in a random drawing from among all eligible donors and will be subject to verification.
  • BloodCenter of Wisconsin will award the scholarship directly to the college or other post secondary institution in the name of the student.
  • Appointments should be made by calling 1-877-BE-A-HERO or following the links attached to the drives below. Walk-ins on day of drive are welcome, if times are available.

Eligibility Guidelines


Congratulation to the 2013 Scholarship Winners


Mosinee High School Scholarship Drive
June 6, 2013
Lauren Harrod 
Attending Carroll University

Dr. Charles R. Drew Memorial Drive  
June 8, 2013      
Shanteria Martin 
Attending UW Madison

Davian’s Banquet & Conference Center Scholarship Drive
June 18, 2013
Benjamin Grey  

Ozaukee County Scholarship Drive 
July 9, 2013
Kristina Kelly 
Attending College of William & Mary

Riverglen Christian Church Scholarship Drive
July 10, 2013
Ben Carpenter 
Attending Waukesha County Technical College

Manitowoc Scholarship Drive
July 17, 2013
Morgan Larson 
Attending UW-Manitowoc

SPASH Scholarship Drive 
July 17, 2013
Announcement to be made soon 

Watertown Scholarship Drive
July 22, 2013
Kristina Gruenwald  
Attending Madison Area Technical College-Watertown

Waukesha South HS Scholarship Drive
August 12, 2013
Announcement to be made soon 

Davian’s Banquet & Conference Center Scholarship Drive
August 13, 2013
Alison Wanie 
Attending UW Milwaukee




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