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Welcome to the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) scholarship page. CALS students receive approximately $1,250,000.00 annually in scholarship awards. Students apply for all CALS scholarships by filling out just one application.

The 2018-2019 CALS Scholarship Application will open in early November 2017.  The deadline for consideration will be in early February 2018.  

When the application is open, to apply for scholarships, go to MyUW and click the Student Services tab at the top of the page.  Select Scholarships@UW-Madison, and then click Enter Scholarships@UW-Madison.  You may also access the application directly using: scholarships.wisc.edu

All CALS students who submit an application will be considered for all CALS scholarships as appropriate depending on some or all of the following: academic achievement, personal qualifications, financial need, career interests, and/or major/program of interest.

To be considered for scholarships with a financial need component, you must have a FAFSA filed.  Please review the following site: www.finaid.wisc.edu/index.php

To ensure consideration of your scholarship application, it must be received by midnight of the close date in February. Distribution of all CALS awards is contingent on your acceptance to UW-Madison and enrollment in a CALS program in Fall 2018.

Please email scholarships@cals.wisc.edu or call us at 262-3003 for more information about CALS scholarships.


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Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of neuropsychiatry, was the first director of the Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute in Mendota State Hospital. This award, for Nutritional Sciences students, is in honor and remembrance of his wife Ada (Holt) Lorenz.
Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of neuropsychiatry, was the first director of the Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute in Mendota State Hospital. This award, for Nutritional Sciences students, is in honor and remembrance of his wife Ada (Holt) Lorenz.
Awarded to CALS undergraduates majoring in Dietetics. The department of Nutritional Sciences nominates students for this scholarship.
Walter H. Ebling began a 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and livestock reporting service and went on to be named agricultural statistician in charge of the Wisconsin office of the Federal Crop and Livestock Estimates Service. He developed...
Walter H. Ebling began a 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and livestock reporting service and went on to be named agricultural statistician in charge of the Wisconsin office of the Federal Crop and Livestock Estimates Service. He developed a state system of data collection not provided for under the federal reporting program and pioneered issuance of farm statistic reference bulletins for all counties in Wisconsin. He was also a Professor in the Agricultural Economics department on campus. Dr. Ebling established this scholarship in honor of his brother, Albert Adam Ebling, to recognize his life as a Wisconsin farmer.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW,...
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW, while Dr. Adelaide Riker's research was in the area of soilborne fungi in the Department of Bacteriology at the University of Arizona.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW,...
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW, while Dr. Adelaide Riker's research was in the area of soilborne fungi in the Department of Bacteriology at the University of Arizona.
Merit scholarships awarded to undergraduate or graduate students in CALS.
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW,...
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW, while Dr. Adelaide Riker's research was in the area of soilborne fungi in the Department of Bacteriology at the University of Arizona.
Awarded to CALS undergraduatestudents majoring in plant pathology with interest in forest pathology or plant tissue culture. Preference given to students with Junior or Senior standing.
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW,...
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of their estate to the development of scholarships. Dr. Albert Riker was a world renowned plant pathologist at the UW, while Dr. Adelaide Riker's research was in the area of soilborne fungi in the Department of Bacteriology at the University of Arizona.
Scholarship awarded to graduate student in Plant Pathology.
The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to grad students who have demonstrated talent, ability, and interest in natural resources. It is in honor of Aldo Leopold, a UW Wildlife Ecology professor, who is best known for his book...
The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to grad students who have demonstrated talent, ability, and interest in natural resources. It is in honor of Aldo Leopold, a UW Wildlife Ecology professor, who is best known for his book "A Sand County Almanac".
Awarded to CALS graduate students studying Forest Science, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, or Wildlife Ecology.
Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and musical composition in the early-mid 1900s, with his work still held by the Wisconsin Historical Society. After receiving his doctorate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison he joined the Department of Romance Languages...
Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and musical composition in the early-mid 1900s, with his work still held by the Wisconsin Historical Society. After receiving his doctorate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison he joined the Department of Romance Languages teaching French-Italian literay relations after 1800. This scholarship honors his life, work, and wishes to assist students in Wildlife Ecology.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students Department of Wildlife Ecology. GPA of 3.5 and demonstrated financial need are required.
The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends of Professor Perry A. Frey and his wife Carolyn, for undergraduate studies in CALS. Dr. Perry is a Professor Emeritus in the Biochemistry Department.
The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends of Professor Perry A. Frey and his wife Carolyn, for undergraduate studies in CALS. Dr. Perry is a Professor Emeritus in the Biochemistry Department.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students enrolled in either Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics or Nutritional Science and will be based on merit and financial need.
Anna L. Rowe, who was originally from Flandreau, South Dakota, got her degree in Home Economics, and taught in the field. She met her future husband, Donald R. Rowe in South Dakota, while he was teaching vocational agriculture courses. They...
Anna L. Rowe, who was originally from Flandreau, South Dakota, got her degree in Home Economics, and taught in the field. She met her future husband, Donald R. Rowe in South Dakota, while he was teaching vocational agriculture courses. They moved back to his home state of Wisconsin, where both continued to teach and live until their deaths. Mrs. Rowe left the remainder of her estate to the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a scholarship to aid students in financial need.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who demonstrated financial need.
After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined the faculty, and spent his entire career in the UW Dairy Science Department. He is credited with laying the groundwork for the campus and state computerized DHI program. This scholarship honors all...
After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined the faculty, and spent his entire career in the UW Dairy Science Department. He is credited with laying the groundwork for the campus and state computerized DHI program. This scholarship honors all of his achievements in Dairy Science.
Awarded to CALS sophomores majoring in Dairy Science. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was founded in the 1974 to help its members prepare for careers in agriculture and agriculture related fields. This scholarship is awarded with help from the AWA members, to support women in agriculture.
The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was founded in the 1974 to help its members prepare for careers in agriculture and agriculture related fields. This scholarship is awarded with help from the AWA members, to support women in agriculture.
Awarded to undergraduate CALS students who are members of the Association of Women in Agriculture.
Dr. August M. Gorenz received his Ph.D in Plant Pathology from the UW and had a long and successful career as pathologist specializing in tropical plant diseases. This scholarship is awarded by the Plant Pathology Department in his honor.
Dr. August M. Gorenz received his Ph.D in Plant Pathology from the UW and had a long and successful career as pathologist specializing in tropical plant diseases. This scholarship is awarded by the Plant Pathology Department in his honor.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Plant Pathology.
Dr. Stephen M. Babcock came to the UW in 1887 and spent his entire career on campus as an agricultural chemistry professor and chief chemist of the Wisconsin Agricultural Experiment Station. In 1931, Dr. Babcock died and left his house...
Dr. Stephen M. Babcock came to the UW in 1887 and spent his entire career on campus as an agricultural chemistry professor and chief chemist of the Wisconsin Agricultural Experiment Station. In 1931, Dr. Babcock died and left his house to the University. It was to be used as a place for deserving, needy, male students to call home while enrolled in the College of Agriculture. This scholarship, and the Babcock House, commemorates his life and contributions to agriculture.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate members of the Babcock House Cooperative who exhibit good academic performance and leadership abilities.
Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of companies that sold supplies to the dairy and ice cream manufacturers - including Wisconsin Dairy and Ice Cream Supplymen's Association and the Wisconsin Dairy Products Association. It got its name from...
Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of companies that sold supplies to the dairy and ice cream manufacturers - including Wisconsin Dairy and Ice Cream Supplymen's Association and the Wisconsin Dairy Products Association. It got its name from the many members who had been flyers in World War II. This scholarship is awarded in their honor.
Awarded to undergraduate students studying for BS, MS, or a PhD degree in either Dairy Chemistry or Dairy Manufacturing in the department of Food Science.
In her day, Beulah Dahle was known on campus as the "dean" of food service in the UW residence halls. Working closely with UW chef, Carson Gulley, she worked on expanding the food offerings on campus while seeking to improve...
In her day, Beulah Dahle was known on campus as the "dean" of food service in the UW residence halls. Working closely with UW chef, Carson Gulley, she worked on expanding the food offerings on campus while seeking to improve students' food habits. This scholarship serves to honor her distinguished career.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Dietetics or Food Science.
For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of Market Development in the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection. During retirement, Reese became the executive director of the International Cheese and Deli Association. This scholarship provides awards...
For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of Market Development in the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection. During retirement, Reese became the executive director of the International Cheese and Deli Association. This scholarship provides awards to students showing promise, determination and a commitment to the study of food science.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Food Science. Preference given to incoming freshmen who participate in extracurricular activities.
The Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Awards aid undergraduates in gaining focused, full-time research experience early in their academic career. Awards support students working full-time in a research lab during the summer.
The Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Awards aid undergraduates in gaining focused, full-time research experience early in their academic career. Awards support students working full-time in a research lab during the summer.
Must be an enrolled undergraduate for the following fall semester; must be a declared biochemistry major; must be working in a lab at UW-Madison full-time (equivalent of 30-40 hours per week over eight weeks) during the upcoming summer. Students may not accept other research funding or awards for use during the summer in which they will receive the biochemistry summer research award. If a student receives a Hilldale award, the Hilldale work (i. e. registration for the corresponding credits of directed study/senior thesis) must be performed during the academic year, so that the biochemistry award can be utilized for the summer research project. If a student chooses to accept a non-biochemistry summer award, they may not move their biochemistry award to a different term/semester but rather must choose one award or the other. Quality of the research proposal; originality and intellectual significance of the research; academic achievement
Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation farmer in the town of York in the late 1800s. The family operated 273 acres that devotes particular attention to the breeding of pure registered Galloway cattle, registered French coach horses, Durock Jersey...
Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation farmer in the town of York in the late 1800s. The family operated 273 acres that devotes particular attention to the breeding of pure registered Galloway cattle, registered French coach horses, Durock Jersey hogs, and Shropshire sheep. Mr. Richmond left the remains of his estate to assist deserving students of agriculture to acquire an education.
Awarded to CALS students, incoming freshmen preferred, who intend to work in an agricultural field dealing with farming or production after graduation.
A 1997 graduate of the UW, Brian Fluno earned a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture. He has served on the Board of Directors for WALSAA (Wisconsin Agriculture and Life Sciences Alumni Association) and is currently an Account Manager at...
A 1997 graduate of the UW, Brian Fluno earned a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture. He has served on the Board of Directors for WALSAA (Wisconsin Agriculture and Life Sciences Alumni Association) and is currently an Account Manager at BrightView, formerly The Brickman Group, where he oversees a portfolio of maintenance clients while pursuing enhancement opportunities. Mr. Fluno set up this scholarship for undergrads in Landscape Architecture.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students enrolled in a Landscape Architecture major. Preference given students from Illinois who are of Junior or Senior standing.
A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in Botany-Horticulture, Burdean Struckmeyer, spent her entire career in the UW Department of Horticulture. Her research was vital to interpreting the nature of tree diseases including Dutch Elm and Oak Wilt. This...
A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in Botany-Horticulture, Burdean Struckmeyer, spent her entire career in the UW Department of Horticulture. Her research was vital to interpreting the nature of tree diseases including Dutch Elm and Oak Wilt. This scholarship is to honor her career and research in horticulture.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students enrolled in Horticulture with demonstrated financial need.
The Board of Visitors for the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is an outside advisory group to the Dean of the College. Providing an external perspective and advocacy is part of a set of objectives for the...
The Board of Visitors for the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is an outside advisory group to the Dean of the College. Providing an external perspective and advocacy is part of a set of objectives for the Board. To that end, the Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship is awarded to Wisconsin students who have attended a rural Wisconsin high school.
Awarded to students who have attended a rural Wisconsin high school as defined by the United States Census Bureau. Preference shall be given to incoming freshmen.
This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in honor of the College Centennial.
This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in honor of the College Centennial.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
The Cenex Foundation Cooperative Studies Scholarship Program was initiated originally in 1988 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. CHS is committed to investing in future leaders in cooperative business and agriculture at the collegiate level through scholarships, grants and resources. This...
The Cenex Foundation Cooperative Studies Scholarship Program was initiated originally in 1988 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. CHS is committed to investing in future leaders in cooperative business and agriculture at the collegiate level through scholarships, grants and resources. This program area is designed to encourage academic, professional and leadership development among today's college students pursuing careers in the agricultural industry.
CALS students working toward an agricultural related degree with agriculture business majors and/or production agriculture majors being preferred. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Students must demonstrate leadership qualities.
Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill's first grain storage facility, Cargill has grown into a leader in providing food, agricultural, risk management, financial, and industrial products and services around the globe. The company's Core University Program picks a few select...
Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill's first grain storage facility, Cargill has grown into a leader in providing food, agricultural, risk management, financial, and industrial products and services around the globe. The company's Core University Program picks a few select universities, including the University of Wisconsin, to support because their graduates have proven to be bright, talented, possess a strong work ethic, and have a solid background in their fields of study.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate minority students with majors related to business or veterinary medicine.
Earning his PhD. in biochemistry in 1940, Carl Krieger began his career at the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation. He went on to spend much of his career at the Campbell Soup Company where he moved up to eventually becoming President...
Earning his PhD. in biochemistry in 1940, Carl Krieger began his career at the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation. He went on to spend much of his career at the Campbell Soup Company where he moved up to eventually becoming President of the Campbell Institute of Food Research. His association with the UW also included service as President of the Wisconsin Alumni Association, and as a member of the WAA Board of Directors.
Awarded to first year graduate students in the department of Biochemistry. Recipients are chosen based scholastic standing.
This CALS Scholarship was provided in honor of C. W. Schaefer.
This CALS Scholarship was provided in honor of C. W. Schaefer.
Students majoring in Entomology.
The scholarship was initiated by the Friday Foundation to honor the memory of Carleton A. Friday, former President of the Friday Canning Corporation. He was active with state and national canning organizations. This fund supports Carlton A. Friday...
The scholarship was initiated by the Friday Foundation to honor the memory of Carleton A. Friday, former President of the Friday Canning Corporation. He was active with state and national canning organizations. This fund supports Carlton A. Friday Scholarships for students majoring in agriculture or food science.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in agriculture as related to Food Science. Consideration is given for academic performance and participation in extra curricular activities. Candidates must also demonstrate a willingness to participate in an internship programs of the food processing industry.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of The Hendricks Family.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of The Hendricks Family.
Awarded to incoming freshmen in CALS who are majoring in Dairy Science.
Carole J. Walsh was a long-time member of the Daughters of Demeter, an organization that provides scholarships and sponsors events in support of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. After graduating from the UW-Milwaukee with a BS in Special...
Carole J. Walsh was a long-time member of the Daughters of Demeter, an organization that provides scholarships and sponsors events in support of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. After graduating from the UW-Milwaukee with a BS in Special Education, Ms. Walsh taught special education in the Madison area, and always had an appreciation for higher education. The scholarship that bears her name was established by her husband, former CALS Dean Leo Walsh, to honor her memory and passion for gardening and landscaping.
Awarded to Junior or Senior standing students with a career interest in Gardening, Landscaping and Landscaping Plants or Arboriculture.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Carolyn A. Craig.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Carolyn A. Craig.
Awarded to students majoring in horticulture, landscape architecture, environmental sciences, forest science and other allied majors. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
Charles L. Ream graduated with an M.S. in Soil Science from the University of Wisconsin. Mr. Ream's career was spent in the area of turf management and greens keeping at various country clubs throughout the state of Wisconsin. He served...
Charles L. Ream graduated with an M.S. in Soil Science from the University of Wisconsin. Mr. Ream's career was spent in the area of turf management and greens keeping at various country clubs throughout the state of Wisconsin. He served as the second Vice-President of the Wisconsin Greenkeepers' Association, and as a member of the United States Golf Association - Green Section's Midwest turf garden. This scholarship is provided for by Alice C. Ream in memory of her late husband.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in Soil Science with interest in water management and/or conservation. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Financial need is considered but not required for this award.
In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for the purpose of paying tribute to the life, work, and contributions of Carleton A. Friday - a prominent leader in the Wisconsin food processing industry. Mr. Friday served the canning industry for...
In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for the purpose of paying tribute to the life, work, and contributions of Carleton A. Friday - a prominent leader in the Wisconsin food processing industry. Mr. Friday served the canning industry for many years as president and director of the Wisconsin Food Processors Association and also as a member of the Board of Directors of the National Food Processors Association. The scholarship serves to invest in the education of future leaders for the food industry.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Food Science. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required. Extracurricular activities are considered.
This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen. Originally from Minden Nebraska, Chris is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and its college of agriculture. In July, 1829, after multiple years of adventures with the U.S....
This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen. Originally from Minden Nebraska, Chris is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and its college of agriculture. In July, 1829, after multiple years of adventures with the U.S. department of agriculture, Chris was appointed executive secretary of the federal farm board.
This scholarship is for students in the Farm and Industry Short Course (FISC) or degree program students in CALS or SoHE. The recipients are to be freshman students with a farm background or first year FISC students.
Community Environmental Scholars Program (CESP) Scholarships support undergraduate students who are committed to community engagement around environmental issues. The awards are for students who plan to complete an undergraduate program in the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies or who are...
Community Environmental Scholars Program (CESP) Scholarships support undergraduate students who are committed to community engagement around environmental issues. The awards are for students who plan to complete an undergraduate program in the Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies or who are declared Environmental Science majors. The campus-wide CESP scholarships are need-based and renewable for up to $8,250/year. Students who receive CESP scholarships enroll in a one-credit seminar (ENV ST 402) in which they explore the opportunities and challenges faced by environmentally-focused community organizations, undertake group-based community service projects, and work on resumes and other career-building skills.
Students must have at least sophomore standing before they apply and be in good academic standing. To be eligible for a scholarship, students must have financial need. CESP state-funded scholarships are available to Wisconsin and Minnesota residents. CESP S-STEM scholarships are available to U.S. citizens or permanent residents in a STEM major. These awards also are intended to increase participation from students with backgrounds that have been historically underrepresented in Environmental Studies and Environmental Sciences. We especially encourage applications from students who identify with one or more of the following categories: first generation college student, students with disabilities, an underrepresented population, non-traditional student, or veteran.
William Comstock was born in Iowa, but spent most of his life in Portage, Wisconsin. He was the owner of the Portage Daily Register, and an avid curler. He helped to develop, build and promote the Portage Industrial Development Corporation....
William Comstock was born in Iowa, but spent most of his life in Portage, Wisconsin. He was the owner of the Portage Daily Register, and an avid curler. He helped to develop, build and promote the Portage Industrial Development Corporation. His scholarship provides support for wildlife, conservation and general ecology.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS studying conservation or wildlife and general ecology. Career interest of Natural Resource Management/Conservation is required. Preference is given to students who have graduated from Columbia County high schools.
According to the will of Dr. Calvin K. Jayne, a physician in Dane County, upon the death of his wife, Cora I. Jayne, his estate should be used as a scholarship in honor of his late wife. Since 1934, this...
According to the will of Dr. Calvin K. Jayne, a physician in Dane County, upon the death of his wife, Cora I. Jayne, his estate should be used as a scholarship in honor of his late wife. Since 1934, this scholarship has been awarded to countless, Wisconsin born, CALS students.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are Wisconsin residents.
This CALS scholarship is provided by the Dairy Science Department.
This CALS scholarship is provided by the Dairy Science Department.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in Dairy Science. Preference given to incoming freshmen.
Dale Bruhn is an alum of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and was a member of the Gamma Alpha Ro fraternity (part of a network of Ag-oriented fraternities) as an Agricultural Education student in the 1940┐s. For...
Dale Bruhn is an alum of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and was a member of the Gamma Alpha Ro fraternity (part of a network of Ag-oriented fraternities) as an Agricultural Education student in the 1940┐s. For 46 years Dale served as secretary-treasurer of the UW Chapter of Gamma Alpha Ro called Iota.
After earning his Ph.D in food science and chemical engineering 1968, Daryl B. Lund rose through the ranks at Wisconsin's Department of Food Science. He left the UW in 1988, for Rutgers, and later Cornell University. Lund is the only...
After earning his Ph.D in food science and chemical engineering 1968, Daryl B. Lund rose through the ranks at Wisconsin's Department of Food Science. He left the UW in 1988, for Rutgers, and later Cornell University. Lund is the only food scientist in the history of our profession to be the Dean at two major land grant Universities. He returned to the UW in 2001 and is now an Emeritus Professor. This scholarship is in recognition of all of Dr. Lund's accomplishments.
Awarded to an outstanding graduate student in the Department of Food Science. Preference given to students interested in food engineering.
For students who are members of the Association of Women in Agriculture Organization. This scholarship is provided by the Daughters of Demeter Organization.
For students who are members of the Association of Women in Agriculture Organization. This scholarship is provided by the Daughters of Demeter Organization.
Glenn Pound, the Emeritus Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, established this scholarship in memory of his wife, Daisy Cole Pound. She had a lifelong affiliation with Daughters of Demeter including serving as their president from 1961-1962....
Glenn Pound, the Emeritus Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, established this scholarship in memory of his wife, Daisy Cole Pound. She had a lifelong affiliation with Daughters of Demeter including serving as their president from 1961-1962. This scholarship is awarded to any CALS undergraduate student in memory of Daisy┐s life and service to the Daughters of Demeter organization.
Awarded to students in CALS based on high academic achievement. Minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology provided the name of the organization as Demeter was the goddess who watched over the earth's fruits and grains....
The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology provided the name of the organization as Demeter was the goddess who watched over the earth's fruits and grains. The organization has always supported educational and charitable projects of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and in the Madison community, and continues to give gracious gifts to CALS students each academic year.
Awarded to undergraduate minority students in CALS.
The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology provided the name of the organization as Demeter was the goddess who watched over the earth's fruits and grains....
The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology provided the name of the organization as Demeter was the goddess who watched over the earth's fruits and grains. The organization has always supported educational and charitable projects of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and in the Madison community, and continues to give gracious gifts to CALS students each academic year.
The Daughters of Demeter Award is awarded to a sophomore in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences based on high academic achievement. Minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology provided the name of the organization as Demeter was the goddess who watched over the earth's fruits and grains....
The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology provided the name of the organization as Demeter was the goddess who watched over the earth's fruits and grains. The organization has always supported educational and charitable projects of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and in the Madison community, and continues to give gracious gifts to CALS students each academic year.
Sophomores enrolled in any CALS major.
Dr. David Curwen joined the UW Department of Horticulture in 1963 after earning his Ph.D at Penn State. Some of his many accomplishments while on campus include developing and delivering effective wind erosion control, improved irrigation management, and reducing the...
Dr. David Curwen joined the UW Department of Horticulture in 1963 after earning his Ph.D at Penn State. Some of his many accomplishments while on campus include developing and delivering effective wind erosion control, improved irrigation management, and reducing the need for pesticides for potatoes and other vegetables. This scholarship is set up in recognition of his career.
Awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in the Department of Horticulture. Preference is given to students who demonstrate leadership ability, have good academic standing. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.
Mary Ellen Coryell, a Wisconsin native, served in the Army as a typist for US Army Intelligence in Austria. Following her Army stint, Ms. Coryell worked for Lukens Steel Company until her retirement. She retired in Ohio, where she spent...
Mary Ellen Coryell, a Wisconsin native, served in the Army as a typist for US Army Intelligence in Austria. Following her Army stint, Ms. Coryell worked for Lukens Steel Company until her retirement. She retired in Ohio, where she spent much of her retirement helping the Montgomery Women's Club. Upon her death she set up a Foundation to provide not only scholarships for this club, but also to CALS at the UW-Madison in honor of her father, John DeGrand Coryell. He was a Wisconsin farmer, and this scholarship was established to honor his past by helping future generations of farmers in Wisconsin.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are from Monroe High School with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0.
Delta Theta Sigma is based on the ideals of pursuing excellence in scholarship, fostering the spirit of brotherhood, ensuring social and cultural unity, and furthering knowledge and study in agriculture. The Gamma Chapter at UW-Madison began in 1928. ...
Delta Theta Sigma is based on the ideals of pursuing excellence in scholarship, fostering the spirit of brotherhood, ensuring social and cultural unity, and furthering knowledge and study in agriculture. The Gamma Chapter at UW-Madison began in 1928. A notable member, Conrad Elvjehm, identified Niacin and later became president of UW-Madison.
To recognize Dr. Dennis Buege's long and distinguished career in Meat Science at the UW and as an advisor to the Wisconsin Association of Meat Science Association (WAMP), the association set up this scholarship in his name. The "meat science...
To recognize Dr. Dennis Buege's long and distinguished career in Meat Science at the UW and as an advisor to the Wisconsin Association of Meat Science Association (WAMP), the association set up this scholarship in his name. The "meat science guy", as he was known, was considered a national resource for information on the nutritional composition of fresh and processed meat.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students who plan to pursue a career in the field of meat science.
In memory of her husband, Dick J. Stith, an emeritus professor in the Biological Systems Engineering department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Grace B. Stith established a scholarship to honor his life and work. One of his many research interests...
In memory of her husband, Dick J. Stith, an emeritus professor in the Biological Systems Engineering department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Grace B. Stith established a scholarship to honor his life and work. One of his many research interests included home maintenance and heat loss and the beginning studies of solar power.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Biological Systems Engineering.
Professor Richard N. Weigle served with distinction in the CALS Agricultural Economics department. His specialty was farm business management, where he worked actively with farmers and financial advisors on farm and dairy business management and income tax work. Family...
Professor Richard N. Weigle served with distinction in the CALS Agricultural Economics department. His specialty was farm business management, where he worked actively with farmers and financial advisors on farm and dairy business management and income tax work. Family and friends of Professor Weigle established this scholarship to honor his life and work.
Awarded to Junior and Senior students in CALS. Geographical preference given to students from Wisconsin, Indiana and Ohio. GPA must be 2.75 or better.
The name "Diercks" is synonymous with leadership in the Wisconsin potato industry. Now under the leadership of its fourth generation the Dierck's Family, and this scholarship serve to honor the family legacy of work to provide leadership and partnership between...
The name "Diercks" is synonymous with leadership in the Wisconsin potato industry. Now under the leadership of its fourth generation the Dierck's Family, and this scholarship serve to honor the family legacy of work to provide leadership and partnership between potato growers and UW-Madison researchers.
Awarded to students who have attended a rural Wisconsin high school as defined by the United States Census Bureau.
The retail lumbermen and the manufacturers of building materials in Wisconsin established this scholarship to honor Donald S. Montgomery, who did so much for the lumber industry. A lifelong Wisconsinite, Mr. Montgomery knew and loved the lumber industry and served...
The retail lumbermen and the manufacturers of building materials in Wisconsin established this scholarship to honor Donald S. Montgomery, who did so much for the lumber industry. A lifelong Wisconsinite, Mr. Montgomery knew and loved the lumber industry and served as secretary of the Wisconsin Retail Lumbermen's Association.
Awarded to CALS Senior students enrolled in Biological Systems Engineering in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Recipients must be Wisconsin residents.
This scholarship recognizes and pays tribute to the lifework and legacy of Donald R. Field, who is a graduate of the College and was an Associate Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Associate Director of the Wisconsin...
This scholarship recognizes and pays tribute to the lifework and legacy of Donald R. Field, who is a graduate of the College and was an Associate Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Associate Director of the Wisconsin Agricultural Experiment Station, Director, School of Natural Resources and a faculty member in the Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology. It further pays tribute to the lifework and legacy of Nancy Hayden Field, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin who received a Kemper K. Knapp Scholarship all four years of her undergraduate years. Nancy was a cheerleader from 1961-63, and in later years an active participant in College organizations and projects such as the Daughters of Demeter and University League. She is author and publisher of children's nature books.
Awarded to an undergraduate enrolled in any CALS major whose program includes a natural resource, environmental and/or conservation focus. Students with quality extracurricular activity experiences will be given priority consideration. A minimum GPA of 3.0 required. This scholarship may be renewable for up to 4 years of undergraduate studies if the recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Dorothea Kroncke. Ms. Kroncke received a degree in Nutritional Sciences at UW-Madison in 1922. Dorothea grew up to be a dietitian in the Augustana Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Dorothea Kroncke. Ms. Kroncke received a degree in Nutritional Sciences at UW-Madison in 1922. Dorothea grew up to be a dietitian in the Augustana Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.
Awarded to juniors or seniors majoring in Food Science. Students must demonstrate meaningful contributions to society through volunteer efforts or other community involvement, and participate in extra-curricular campus activities.
Dorothy Strong was as a faculty member in the Department of Home Economics/Food and Nutrition Sciences departments from 1930 until her retirement in 1970. Her area of focus was food-borne illnesses. She served in several roles during her tenure at...
Dorothy Strong was as a faculty member in the Department of Home Economics/Food and Nutrition Sciences departments from 1930 until her retirement in 1970. Her area of focus was food-borne illnesses. She served in several roles during her tenure at UW-Madison, including department chair from 1951-68. Her dedicated outreach to teaching, administration, and research was recognized in 1970 by her receiving the Bordon Research Award. This fund was established in June 1995 with a gift from the estate of Dr. Strong, and is to be used to support women students at UW-Madison in the various fields of biological and physical science.
Awarded to undergraduate female students in CALS interested in the fields of biological and physical science.
Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned his undergrad degrees in Soil Science and Agronomy, and then his M.S. in Soil Science all at the University of Wisconsin. He went on to teach at Mazomanie High School, but returned...
Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned his undergrad degrees in Soil Science and Agronomy, and then his M.S. in Soil Science all at the University of Wisconsin. He went on to teach at Mazomanie High School, but returned to the UW to earn another M.S. in agricultural journalism. Throughout his career, Mr. Sorenson worked on and off campus in a variety of positions within the Ag Journalism field. Both Mr. Sorenson, and his wife Juanita, established scholarships, and upon both of their deaths, their full philanthropy was accomplished.
Awarded to undergraduate juniors or seniors or graduate students in CALS from rural Wisconsin majoring in Soil Science, Plant Science, Agricultural Journalism or Life Science Communication. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
Dowaine Giraud, a lifelong family farmer, believed strongly in dairy promotion. So much was his passion, that he was widely recognized throughout Wisconsin as well as the United States by the work he had done in promoting the dairy industry....
Dowaine Giraud, a lifelong family farmer, believed strongly in dairy promotion. So much was his passion, that he was widely recognized throughout Wisconsin as well as the United States by the work he had done in promoting the dairy industry. At the time of his death, Mr. Giraud was the President of the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Second Vice-President of the United Dairy Industries, and Chairman of DRINK: Dairy Research Incorporated. The scholarship in his name serves to recognize his passion for the dairy industry and dairy promotion.
Awarded to Senior students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science, Food Science, Agricultural Journalism, Life Sciences Communication or Agricultural Economics. Must be a Wisconsin resident.
During a turbulent time in the Noda Shoyu Company (later the Kikkoman Corporation ) history, Dr. Keizaburo Mogi contributed to the company philosophy that "an enterprise is a public institution in our society" with an obligation to serve consumers and...
During a turbulent time in the Noda Shoyu Company (later the Kikkoman Corporation ) history, Dr. Keizaburo Mogi contributed to the company philosophy that "an enterprise is a public institution in our society" with an obligation to serve consumers and society and to set up good relations between management and employees. Upon graduation from Hitotsubashi University, Dr. Mogi went on to spend his entire career with Kikkoman, and using implementing this philosophy, oversaw expansion to all 50 states, and over 100 countries. As a tribute to Dr. Mogi, the Kikkoman Corporation, established this scholarship in his name.
Awarded to Junior or Senior CALS students majoring in Food Science.
Dr. William P. Mortenson and Mrs. Luella S. Mortenson, both distinguished UW-Madison instructors, had long and respective careers in their respective fields. Dr. Mortenson taught for nearly 30 years in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics and authored of...
Dr. William P. Mortenson and Mrs. Luella S. Mortenson, both distinguished UW-Madison instructors, had long and respective careers in their respective fields. Dr. Mortenson taught for nearly 30 years in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics and authored of more than 100 technical articles and five books. Luella Mortenson, also a UW instructor, served as a Home Economics Extension Agent and as Director of Home Economics Extension. She was also heard frequently on WHA radio. The Mortenson scholarship is for CALS and SoHE students to commemorate their careers on campus.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Dr. Dwayne A. Rohweder, for whom this award is named, is a highly respected Agronomist who was known for his effective communication ability and for his knowledge of forage and agronomic crops. Prior to his retirement, his extension services...
Dr. Dwayne A. Rohweder, for whom this award is named, is a highly respected Agronomist who was known for his effective communication ability and for his knowledge of forage and agronomic crops. Prior to his retirement, his extension services were sought out by citizens throughout Wisconsin and the nation. He remains active in forage improvement programs in Wisconsin.
Awarded to graduate students in CALS who are majoring in Agronomy.
Earl D. Lyon never had the benefit of formal education, but left a legacy of love for nature to his family. The youngest of six children, his formal education stopped at age 12 when he had to go to work...
Earl D. Lyon never had the benefit of formal education, but left a legacy of love for nature to his family. The youngest of six children, his formal education stopped at age 12 when he had to go to work to help support four sisters after the Lyon children were orphaned. He began work as a lineman, working outdoors and climbing the poles. By the time of his retirement, in 1950, he had risen to become head of the Overhead & Underground Department of Commonwealth Edison Company in Chicago and also received an honorary degree from the Electrical Engineers. Lyon had a deep love and appreciation of the north woods. It is through this generosity and care for nature and its beauty that this scholarship has been made possible.
Awarded to an undergraduate junior student in Conservation or Forestry with an interest or intent to pursue a vocation in the field of forestry. Preference given to a student graduating from high school in Washburn or Sawyer Counties. Second preference given to a graduate of a Wisconsin high school.
Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil Schmidt. She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, School of Nursing and did graduate work at...
Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil Schmidt. She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, School of Nursing and did graduate work at the University of Chicago. Betty and her husband Bob had four children and their love for the community was unmatched. Betty was known to volunteer at hospitals until she was in her late 80┐s. This scholarship is given in Betty and her parents honor.
Awarded to CALS sophomore, junior, or senior students in the Dairy Science Department. Minimum GPA of 3.0 required.
Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil Schmidt. She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, School of Nursing and did graduate work at...
Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil Schmidt. She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, School of Nursing and did graduate work at the University of Chicago. Betty and her husband Bob had four children and their love for the community was unmatched. Betty was known to volunteer at hospitals until she was in her late 80┐s. This scholarship is given in Betty and her parents honor.
Awarded to CALS incoming freshmen in the Dairy Science Department. Minimum GPA 3.5.
This scholarship was at the bequest of the late Glen W. Vergeront, Arcadia, California, to the University of Wisconsin. Mr. Vergeront received a B.A. degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1914, was a County Agricultural Representative from 1921-22 to...
This scholarship was at the bequest of the late Glen W. Vergeront, Arcadia, California, to the University of Wisconsin. Mr. Vergeront received a B.A. degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1914, was a County Agricultural Representative from 1921-22 to 1935-16, was an assistant professor of Dairy Husbandry from 1936-37 to 1953-54, and was appointed Emeritus Professor of Dairy Husbandry July 1, 1954. Glen┐s generosity and kind gifts are still being felt by CALS students each academic year.
Awarded to a CALS sophomore who has completed at least 3 years of 4-H work including at least one year of active participation as a junior leader.
This CALS scholarship is given in honor of Ellward H. Wolff. Wolff was a large contributor to the Wisconsin Turkey Federation, and he resided in Belleville, Wisconsin. His scholarship fund was established by his family and friends of in January...
This CALS scholarship is given in honor of Ellward H. Wolff. Wolff was a large contributor to the Wisconsin Turkey Federation, and he resided in Belleville, Wisconsin. His scholarship fund was established by his family and friends of in January 1988.
Awarded to undergraduate students majoring in Poultry Science. Preference given to freshmen or sophomores and Wisconsin residents.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Elmer Ebling.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Elmer Ebling.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS. Preference is given to students who live on a family farm.
Elsa Thomsen was born in Hubbell, Michigan. She was a graduate of Medford High School and Whitewater Normal School. Her husband was a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and this is where Elsa and her family resided throughout most...
Elsa Thomsen was born in Hubbell, Michigan. She was a graduate of Medford High School and Whitewater Normal School. Her husband was a professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and this is where Elsa and her family resided throughout most of their lives. She was an active volunteer with the American Red Cross and University Hospital. A member of the Daughters of Demeter, this award is given at the bequest of Elsa Thomsen, who passed away in August, 1998.
All CALS students are eligible.
This CALS scholarship is provided by the Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence.
This CALS scholarship is provided by the Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ervin W. Schroeder. Schroeder was born on September 25th, 1908, in Fort Atkinson, WI. He received a degree in agriculture and mechanical engineering from UW-Madison in 1933. Schroeder became a professor...
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ervin W. Schroeder. Schroeder was born on September 25th, 1908, in Fort Atkinson, WI. He received a degree in agriculture and mechanical engineering from UW-Madison in 1933. Schroeder became a professor of agricultural engineering in 1936 at Penn State University and held that position for 10 years. He also participated in many engineering trips to Lebanon, Ethiopia, Guatemala, and Colombia to help change agriculture on a global scale.
Awarded to an undergraduate student within the department of Biological Systems Engineering. Minimum GPA is 3.5.
This fund was established by Judge Dale E. Ihlenfeldt in memory of his mother, Mrs. Esther Irene Ihlenfeldt. She was born on July 16th, 1894. She was a grade school teacher starting at the age of 17 before marrying Roy...
This fund was established by Judge Dale E. Ihlenfeldt in memory of his mother, Mrs. Esther Irene Ihlenfeldt. She was born on July 16th, 1894. She was a grade school teacher starting at the age of 17 before marrying Roy Ihlenfeldt. They moved to Madison in 1936, where Ester served as the secretary of the Dane County Humane Society.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS studying in the field of conservation. Preference is given to female students. Career interest required: Natural Resource Management/Conservation.
The Ream Family established this scholarship fund to support students majoring in agronomy or plant breeding and genetics. Howard Ream was a UW-Madison graduate, receiving his BS in Agronomy with a minor in Soils & Botany and an MS degree...
The Ream Family established this scholarship fund to support students majoring in agronomy or plant breeding and genetics. Howard Ream was a UW-Madison graduate, receiving his BS in Agronomy with a minor in Soils & Botany and an MS degree in Agronomy.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Agronomy, Horticulture, or plant breeding and genetics.
The Ream Family established this scholarship fund to support students majoring in agronomy or plant breeding and genetics. Howard Ream was a UW-Madison graduate, receiving his BS in Agronomy with a minor in Soils & Botany and an MS degree...
The Ream Family established this scholarship fund to support students majoring in agronomy or plant breeding and genetics. Howard Ream was a UW-Madison graduate, receiving his BS in Agronomy with a minor in Soils & Botany and an MS degree in Agronomy.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students studying Agronomy, Horticulture, or Plant Breeding/Plant Genetics. Preference given to undergrads.
Evelyn T Crowe was an undergraduate in CALS who majored in Rural Sociology. She wished to recognize her appreciation for her excellent education by establishing a scholarship for students in Community and Environmental Sociology and graduate students in the combined...
Evelyn T Crowe was an undergraduate in CALS who majored in Rural Sociology. She wished to recognize her appreciation for her excellent education by establishing a scholarship for students in Community and Environmental Sociology and graduate students in the combined Community and Environmental Sociology/Sociology program.
Awarded to students majoring in Community and Environmental Sociology.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Farm Credit Services. A mission-driven financial cooperative, Farm Credit Services is uniquely positioned to serve farmers, ranchers, and rural Americans with a business model that includes a patronage program. Farm Credit Services...
This CALS scholarship is provided by Farm Credit Services. A mission-driven financial cooperative, Farm Credit Services is uniquely positioned to serve farmers, ranchers, and rural Americans with a business model that includes a patronage program. Farm Credit Services is a member of the Farm Credit System, whose mission is to provide sound and dependable credit to American farmers, ranchers, producers/harvesters of aquatic products, their cooperatives, and other limited types of farm related businesses.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS. Recipients must have an interest in cooperative agribusiness or agricultural finance, have demonstrated leadership ability and involvement in campus activites, community organizations, or other civic and service organizations such as 4-H or FFA. Recipients must have permanent residence within the territory served by the Wisconsin Farm Credit Association. Minimum GPA of 3.0.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ferdinand Plaenert.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ferdinand Plaenert.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Fest Family.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Fest Family.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Forestry and Wildlife Ecology Department.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Forestry and Wildlife Ecology Department.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS pursuing a degree in Forestry or Forest Products
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Frank Barron Morrison.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Frank Barron Morrison.
Awarded to undergraduate students who have graduated from Marshfield High School.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Fran and Elsie Morrison. Dr. Morrison was recognized as an authority on animal nutrition and feeding and was a prominent figure among authors who wrote texts on animal feeding problems.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Fran and Elsie Morrison. Dr. Morrison was recognized as an authority on animal nutrition and feeding and was a prominent figure among authors who wrote texts on animal feeding problems.
Awarded to Animal Science and Dairy Science senior students in CALS who are outstanding students and future leaders in their respective fields. Minimum GPA of 3.0.
This scholarship was established to honor Chairman and Founder of Lessiter Media, Frank Lessiter. This scholarship is designed to support a Life Sciences Communication undergraduate student who is actively pursuing a career in agricultural news media.
This scholarship was established to honor Chairman and Founder of Lessiter Media, Frank Lessiter. This scholarship is designed to support a Life Sciences Communication undergraduate student who is actively pursuing a career in agricultural news media.
The department of Life Sciences Communication nominates students for this scholarship. Awarded to CALS Undergraduates majoring in Life Sciences Communication.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Franz & Mabel Aust. Professor Aust joined the Department of Horticulture at UW-Madison in 1915. He developed new courses for the Department and initiated a series of UW-Extension publications on...
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Franz & Mabel Aust. Professor Aust joined the Department of Horticulture at UW-Madison in 1915. He developed new courses for the Department and initiated a series of UW-Extension publications on landscape architecture. He was active in one of the state┐s first environmental advocacy groups and helped develop the first known interdisciplinary courses in the U.S. that combined human ecology and landscape planning.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students in Landscape Architecture. Minimum GPA of 3.5.
In 1953, Fred Giesler began working for the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Animal Husbandry Department, as well as serving as an UW-Extension Livestock Specialist. Professor Giesler also was involved with Animal Science related organizations and enjoyed working...
In 1953, Fred Giesler began working for the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Animal Husbandry Department, as well as serving as an UW-Extension Livestock Specialist. Professor Giesler also was involved with Animal Science related organizations and enjoyed working with young people in 4-H, FFA , and college students who were interested in Animal Science.
The department of Animal Sciences nominates students for this scholarship.
Fred J. Helgren was a lifetime supporter of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He spent the majority of his college career at the University of Wisconsin Madison in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences until he was called to the...
Fred J. Helgren was a lifetime supporter of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He spent the majority of his college career at the University of Wisconsin Madison in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences until he was called to the Navy during World War I. Returning from the war, Fred graduated with a degree in agriculture in 1921 and soon after a masters degree in dairy science. He then joined Abbott Laboratories, first as a nutritional chemist, then as a pharmaceutical chemist. This scholarship is in memory of Fred and his work in the agriculture and life sciences. Recipients of this award are students in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS. Minimum GPA of 3.5.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Fred Pabst by his family and friends in order to memorialize his worldwide leadership in dairy cattle breeding and his deep affection for the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Fred Pabst by his family and friends in order to memorialize his worldwide leadership in dairy cattle breeding and his deep affection for the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Awarded to CALS freshmen, sophomore, and junior students majoring in Dairy Science. Preference given to sophomore and junior students. Minimum GPA of 2.5.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Gail Edwin & Janice Faye Janssen.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Gail Edwin & Janice Faye Janssen.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CAL majoring in Biological Systems Engineering.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Garden Center Symposium.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Garden Center Symposium.
Awarded to a junior or senior student majoring in Ornamental Horticulture in CALS. The students must have at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need.
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the department of Biological Systems Engineering.
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students in the department of Biological Systems Engineering.
This scholarship is open to undergraduate students in the department of Biological Systems Engineering.
This scholarship was created in honor of Gasch family members who have graduated from CALS programs, including Russell Gasch, Milan Gasch, Vern Gasch, Gordon Gasch, Rodney Gasch, Tami Gasch, Audrey Gasch, and Evan Buechel, as well as UW-Madison alumna Renee...
This scholarship was created in honor of Gasch family members who have graduated from CALS programs, including Russell Gasch, Milan Gasch, Vern Gasch, Gordon Gasch, Rodney Gasch, Tami Gasch, Audrey Gasch, and Evan Buechel, as well as UW-Madison alumna Renee Gasch.
Recipients for this scholarship must be sophomores or juniors in CALS, who demonstrate excellence in outreach, the Spirit of the Wisconsin Idea, and through leadership and citizenship, promote CALS programs, its mission, science-related careers, or service to students in under-served areas in Wisconsin, both rural and urban.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Gavin and Mary Weis.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Gavin and Mary Weis.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in Horticulture or other plant sciences. Students must demonstrate leadership in their field and have a minimum GPA of 3.5. The department of Horticulture nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided by General Mills.
This CALS scholarship is provided by General Mills.
Awarded to underrepresented undergraduate students in CALS interested in careers in food technology and safety. Preference given to freshmen. Minimum GPA of 2.75.
This scholarship was set up to recognize the life work of Dr. George W. Sledge, who served 39 years on the faculty and 28 years as Associate Dean and Director of Academic Affairs in the College of Agricultural and Life...
This scholarship was set up to recognize the life work of Dr. George W. Sledge, who served 39 years on the faculty and 28 years as Associate Dean and Director of Academic Affairs in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as Dorthy D. Sledge, who served as President of Daughters of Demeter, Inc. and President of the University League. This scholarship is for worthy, preferably needy, undergraduate students in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences in order to provide support for international experiences and study abroad programs.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This scholarship was set up to recognize the life work of Dr. George W. Sledge, who served 39 years on the faculty and 28 years as Associate Dean and Director of Academic Affairs in the College of Agricultural and Life...
This scholarship was set up to recognize the life work of Dr. George W. Sledge, who served 39 years on the faculty and 28 years as Associate Dean and Director of Academic Affairs in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as Dorthy D. Sledge, who served as President of Daughters of Demeter, Inc. and President of the University League. This scholarship is for worthy, preferably needy, undergraduate students in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences in order to provide support for international experiences and study abroad programs.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Georgia M. Hellberg.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Georgia M. Hellberg.
Awarded to male undergraduate students in CALS studying Agriculture who demonstrate financial need. Preference is given to students with a farming background
Gerhard B. Lee was born on the family dairy farm near Deerfield, WI. After serving in the Army during WWII, he returned to UW-Madison and completed a BS in Agriculture and later an MS in Soil Science. In...
Gerhard B. Lee was born on the family dairy farm near Deerfield, WI. After serving in the Army during WWII, he returned to UW-Madison and completed a BS in Agriculture and later an MS in Soil Science. In 1955 he received his PhD and was appointed as Assistant Professor in 1956. He became the first chair of the Land Resources graduate program and held numerous leadership positions in professional associations related to soil science.
Awarded to an undergraduate student in CALS majoring in Soil Science with a preference given to a student interested in the areas of soil morphology and pedology. This scholarship recognizes leadership and good academic performance. Preference given to students with a WI farming background.
The goal of the Growmark, Inc. scholarships is to encourage careers in agriculture through business, education, production, or service. The purpose for these scholarships is to promote the greater benefit of higher education for students in agriculture and business. These...
The goal of the Growmark, Inc. scholarships is to encourage careers in agriculture through business, education, production, or service. The purpose for these scholarships is to promote the greater benefit of higher education for students in agriculture and business. These scholarships recognize academic and extra-curricular achievement as well as meet the financial needs of deserving students. Recipients of these scholarships are junior and senior students who are enrolled in a curriculum that will prepare one for a career in Agri-business.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS studying Agri-business. Preference is given to students with senior standing, and those from a rural background.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This CALS scholasrhip is provided in honor of Gurine Gulsteen.
This CALS scholasrhip is provided in honor of Gurine Gulsteen.
Awarded to an outstanding CALS graduate student.
Dr. Gustav Bohstedt was a distinguished Professor of Animal Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He led the development of animal nutrition as a recognized area of scientific inquiry, pioneered the study of mineral nutrition and originated the meat...
Dr. Gustav Bohstedt was a distinguished Professor of Animal Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He led the development of animal nutrition as a recognized area of scientific inquiry, pioneered the study of mineral nutrition and originated the meat science program at UW-Madison. He was a long-time member of the Kiwanis Club of Downtown Madison. To honor his memory, members of the Club established an endowment, the earnings of which support an annual scholarship to be awarded to an undergraduate student or to a graduate student in the Department of Animal Sciences or Department of Dairy Science who has a particular interest in animal nutrition.
Awarded to undergraduate and graduate students in CALS. Students must be majoring in Animal Science or Dairy Science and studying animal nutrition.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of H.C. Jackson.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of H.C. Jackson.
Awarded to a sophomore student in CALS majoring in the Department of Dairy Science or Food Science. Students must have taken a beginning course within one of those departments. Students must demonstrate leadership and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Career interest required: dairy product processing.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Dr. Donald and Eloise Hagedorn.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Dr. Donald and Eloise Hagedorn.
Awarded to a sophomore, junior or senior student in CALS in the department of Plant Pathology. Preference is given to students who are interested in diseases of processing vegetables or vegetable pathology.
Hjalmar (Ham) Bruhn, during his 44-year career at UW-Madison, work extensively on machinery design work that includes a tree planting machine design incorporated into planters to this day. He grew up on a farm near Spring Green, WI where...
Hjalmar (Ham) Bruhn, during his 44-year career at UW-Madison, work extensively on machinery design work that includes a tree planting machine design incorporated into planters to this day. He grew up on a farm near Spring Green, WI where his interest in how machines and engineering could assist in agricultural production and efficiencies. He taught more than 4,000 short-course, undergraduate, and graduate students during his career on the UW-Madison campus.
Awarded to undergraduate students in the department of Biological Systems Engineering. The department of Biological Systems Engineering nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Hans F. Dresel. Hans Dresel was responsible for creating the American Association of Candy Technologists (AACT) and he received numerous awards for his contributions to the confectionary industry both in the United...
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Hans F. Dresel. Hans Dresel was responsible for creating the American Association of Candy Technologists (AACT) and he received numerous awards for his contributions to the confectionary industry both in the United States and his native Germany.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS majoring in Food Science with an interest in the Confectionery Industry. Minimum GPA of 2.5.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Harry Sharff.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Harry Sharff.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are majoring in Forestry.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Hattie B.Goessling.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Hattie B.Goessling.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Nutritional Sciences or Dietetics.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen Browne Hobart.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen Browne Hobart.
Awarded to undergraduate students in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Freshmen in the upper 50% of their class or continuing students with satisfactory academic standing are eligible. Preference is given to Wisconsin residents.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen MacDonald.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen MacDonald.
Awarded to junior students with satisfactory academic performance in CALS with order of preference given in the following areas of study: 1) Conservation 2) Horticulture 3) Landscape Architecture. Minimum GPA of 2.75. Career interest preferred: Natural Resource Management/Conservation.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen Miller.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen Miller.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students in CALS who are pursuing a degree in Forestry.
Fred J. Helgren was a lifetime supporter of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He spent the majority of his college career at the University of Wisconsin Madison in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences until he was called to the...
Fred J. Helgren was a lifetime supporter of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He spent the majority of his college career at the University of Wisconsin Madison in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences until he was called to the Navy during World War I. Returning from the war, Fred graduated with a degree in agriculture in 1921 and soon after a masters degree in dairy science. He then joined Abbott Laboratories, first as a nutritional chemist, then as a pharmaceutical chemist. This scholarship is in memory of Fred and his work in the agriculture and life sciences. Recipients of this award are students in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
Awarded to students who have attended a rural Wisconsin high school as defined by the United States Census Bureau. Preference shall be given to incoming freshmen.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Henry Steenbock.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Henry Steenbock.
Awarded to students in CALS with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Scholarships given in honor of Dr. Henry Steenbock.
Scholarships given in honor of Dr. Henry Steenbock.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Herbert J. Hopen.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Herbert J. Hopen.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Horticulture. This scholarship is awarded based upon high academic achievement.
The Herbert R. Bird scholarship is a memorial to Dr. Bird's lifetime contributions and leadership in the field of poultry science.
The Herbert R. Bird scholarship is a memorial to Dr. Bird's lifetime contributions and leadership in the field of poultry science.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS, preferably seniors, pursuing a degree in Poultry Science.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Howard P. Gutgesell.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Howard P. Gutgesell.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who plan to pursue a degree in agriculture.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Hugh A. Dega.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Hugh A. Dega.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS studying Landscape Architecture. Minimum GPA of 2.0.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Irving W. Gerhardt.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Irving W. Gerhardt.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Agriculture or Conservation. Preference is given to junior or senior students.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of J. Frank Wilkinson.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of J. Frank Wilkinson.
Awarded to a Farm and Industry Short Course graduate who is enrolled in a CALS degree program.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of J.W. Watt.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of J.W. Watt.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are majoring in Agricultural Journalism or Life Sciences Communication.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Jack Gorski.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Jack Gorski.
Awarded to freshmen and sophomores in CALS majoring in Biochemistry, Dairy Science, or Animal Science. Students must be eligible for work-study. Preference is given to students who come from high schools with less than 1,000 student enrollments.
Therese Scharpf Rolfs, received a masters degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1958. She established this fund in honor of her father, Jacob Scharpf, who was a strong proponent of higher education.
Therese Scharpf Rolfs, received a masters degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1958. She established this fund in honor of her father, Jacob Scharpf, who was a strong proponent of higher education.
Undergraduate CALS students are eligible for this scholarship. Preference is given to students from rural Wisconsin.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Jean W. Fewster.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Jean W. Fewster.
Awarded to CALS graduate students majoring in Life Sciences Communication.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of the Krofta Family.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of the Krofta Family.
Awarded to students who have attended a rural Wisconsin high school as defined by the United States Census Bureau with demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to incoming Freshman in CALS.
Scholarship given alternately to a student showing outstanding ability in Wildlife Ecology or Animal Science.
Scholarship given alternately to a student showing outstanding ability in Wildlife Ecology or Animal Science.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Wildlife Ecology or Animal Science. Minimum GPA is 3.5.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of John E. and Elizabeth B. Ross.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of John E. and Elizabeth B. Ross.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in Life Sciences Communication. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
This scholarship was established by Horizon Organic in memory of John Klossner.
This scholarship was established by Horizon Organic in memory of John Klossner.
Awarded to CALS students majoring in Dairy Science. The Department of Dairy Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of John W. Renk.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of John W. Renk.
Awarded to undergraduates in CALS majoring in Animal Science. Students must demonstrate good academic standing and must be actively involved in campus activities/organizations. The Department of Animal Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Joseph and Sharon Darcey.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Joseph and Sharon Darcey.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are majoring in Dairy Science. The Department of Dairy Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Karen Spector.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Karen Spector.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS majoring in Dietetics who exhibit creativity, enthusiasm, imagination, self-initiative and independence. Minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. The Department of Nutritional Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kathleen E. McCarthy.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kathleen E. McCarthy.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students in CALS majoring in Dietetics who are US citizens. Preference given to students from the Midwest.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Kellogg's.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Kellogg's.
Awarded to non-freshmen undergraduate students in CALS interested in food industry related majors (preference given to Food Science majors), who exhibit a passion for food. Students must be full-time, US citizen, GPA of 3.0 or better, have extracurricular participation, demonstrated leadership, and some financial need.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kenneth Royer.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kenneth Royer.
Awarded to a CALS undergraduate student majoring in Food Science who demonstrates outstanding academic performance and leadership.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kirk and Adele Hatch.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kirk and Adele Hatch.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS interested in Landscape Gardening.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kitty Clark Cole.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Kitty Clark Cole.
Awarded to Junior or Senior students who demonstrate enthusiastic participation in extracurricular activities. The students shall be in good academic standing. Preference is given to students pursuing a degree in dietetics. The department of Nutritional Sciences nominates students for this scholarship.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Kraft Foods.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Kraft Foods.
Awarded to academically talented underrepresented ethnic minority undergraduate students in CALS studying Food Science. Preference given to incoming freshmen students.
This scholarship was established in memory of Loris H. "Bud" Schultz. Bud was a member of the faculty in the Department of Dairy Sciences for almost 30 years. His areas of research included metabolic disorders of dairy cattle, nutritional effects...
This scholarship was established in memory of Loris H. "Bud" Schultz. Bud was a member of the faculty in the Department of Dairy Sciences for almost 30 years. His areas of research included metabolic disorders of dairy cattle, nutritional effects on milk composition, physiology of lactation, mastitis and dairy herd management.
Awarded to Juniors and Seniors majoring in Dairy Science.
Larry D. Satter joined the UW-Madison in 1960 as a graduate student in dairy science. He received PhDs biochemistry and dairy science, and joined the faculty of the dairy science department. Satter's distinguished career and research focused on improving the...
Larry D. Satter joined the UW-Madison in 1960 as a graduate student in dairy science. He received PhDs biochemistry and dairy science, and joined the faculty of the dairy science department. Satter's distinguished career and research focused on improving the economic and environmental sustainability of livestock farming systems, particularly of dairy operations. He played a central role in developing current understanding of how protein is digested in ruminant animals. Satter retired in 2003 as professor of Dairy Science in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and a researcher at the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center.
Awarded to undergraduate students who are members of the Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA). AWA selects the recipients for this award.
Larry D. Satter joined the UW-Madison in 1960 as a graduate student in dairy science. He received PhDs biochemistry and dairy science, and joined the faculty of the dairy science department. Satter's distinguished career and research focused on improving the...
Larry D. Satter joined the UW-Madison in 1960 as a graduate student in dairy science. He received PhDs biochemistry and dairy science, and joined the faculty of the dairy science department. Satter's distinguished career and research focused on improving the economic and environmental sustainability of livestock farming systems, particularly of dairy operations. He played a central role in developing current understanding of how protein is digested in ruminant animals. Satter retired in 2003 as professor of Dairy Science in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and a researcher at the U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science. The Department of Dairy Science nominates students for this award.
The Laurence F. Graber Scholarship is awarded to senior students majoring in Agronomy. The recipient is selected based upon financial need, scholarship, and leadership.
The Laurence F. Graber Scholarship is awarded to senior students majoring in Agronomy. The recipient is selected based upon financial need, scholarship, and leadership.
Awarded to senior students in CALS majoring in Agronomy. The recipient is selected based upon financial need, scholarship, and leadership. The Department of Agronomy nominates students for this award.
The Laurence F. Graber Foundation Scholarship is awarded to senior students majoring Agronomy. The recipient is selected based upon financial need, scholarship and leadership.
The Laurence F. Graber Foundation Scholarship is awarded to senior students majoring Agronomy. The recipient is selected based upon financial need, scholarship and leadership.
Awarded to senior students in CALS majoring in Agronomy. The recipient is selected based upon scholarship and leadership. The Department of Agronomy nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Laurence N. and Anella W. Dexter.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Laurence N. and Anella W. Dexter.
Awarded to female undergraduate students in CALS. Preference given to senior students studying Natural Resources/Preservation.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lawrence M. Weyker.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lawrence M. Weyker.
Awarded to CALS sophomore students. Minimum GPA of 2.0.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lenore Landry.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lenore Landry.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Life Sciences Communication who are involved in researching, writing and sharing information regarding a variety of natural resource issues. The Department of Life Sciences Communication nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Leo M Walsh.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Leo M Walsh.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS. New freshmen must be in top 10% of class with 28+ ACT score. Continuing students need a GPA of 3.5 or better.
This annual competition requires submission of an essay through Scholarships@UWMadison on a different topic each year related to the liberal arts. There is a $1,000 prize to the winning entry and $500 prize to a runner-up.
This annual competition requires submission of an essay through Scholarships@UWMadison on a different topic each year related to the liberal arts. There is a $1,000 prize to the winning entry and $500 prize to a runner-up.
Eligible applicants must be enrolled undergraduates from any school or college who are currently enrolled and have a minimum cumulative 3.0 grade point average. Final selection of winning essays will be determined by University General Education Committee. Recipients will be notified in Spring 2017. Please contact scholarships@saa.ls.wisc.edu with questions.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lloyd and Genevieve Bostian.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lloyd and Genevieve Bostian.
Awarded to freshman, sophomore, junior or senior students in CALS who are majoring in Life Sciences Communication. Underrepresented students preferred. The Department of Life Sciences Communication nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided on behalf of the Lommen Family.
This CALS scholarship is provided on behalf of the Lommen Family.
Awarded to incoming Freshman in CALS from a specified Western Wisconsin county. A minimum GPA of 3.25 is required.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lynndon and Norma Brooks.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Lynndon and Norma Brooks.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Biological Systems Engineering (BSE). Recipients are selected based on academic performance, jobs held while attending UW, community, university and department leadership, and club activities. Preference is given to Wisconsin residents and students at the sophomore/junior level. The Department of BSE nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of M.L. Sunde.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of M.L. Sunde.
Awarded to Animal Science majors who are interested in poultry science and demonstrate leadership and good academic performance. Preference given to students who have completed 2 courses in the department and have worked in the Poultry Research Lab. Minimum GPA is 3.0.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving Junior or Senior woman.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving Junior or Senior woman.
Recipient must be a female student with financial need who is majoring in Economics. This scholarship is open to all declared Economics majors from all schools and colleges. Completed applications are evaluated using donor criteria and the College of Letters & Science criteria (academic excellence, community service, leadership, diversity, strength of character, and creative accomplishment). Successful applicants should also have strong recommendations and well written essays.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Martin Lowe.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Martin Lowe.
Awarded to continuing students in CALS studying basic biological sciences with preference given to students studying genetics. Student should be in good academic standing. Preference given to Native American students.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Martin A. Abrahamsen.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Martin A. Abrahamsen.
Awarded to outstanding Seniors demonstrating strong academic and leadership in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Ecomomics. The Department of AAE nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Mary Heisdorf.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Mary Heisdorf.
Awarded to CALS undergraduates and graduate students in Poultry Science. The Department of Animal Science nominates students for this award.
This prestigious undergraduate award is designed to recognize UW-Madison Biochemistry undergraduate students with demonstrated excellence in and commitment to research by providing financial assistance to foster and support their experience in biochemistry-relevant activities during the summer session before their senior...
This prestigious undergraduate award is designed to recognize UW-Madison Biochemistry undergraduate students with demonstrated excellence in and commitment to research by providing financial assistance to foster and support their experience in biochemistry-relevant activities during the summer session before their senior year and/or during their senior year. Relevant activities for support include: 1) conducting faculty-advised research in a biochemistry-oriented laboratory on campus or overseas, 2) traveling overseas to participate in a global health program, and/or 3) traveling to a scientific meeting to present a research-oriented poster or paper.
This award supports biochemistry-relevant activities during the summer session before a student's senior year and/or during their senior year. Relevant activities for support include: 1) conducting faculty-advised research in a biochemistry-oriented laboratory on campus or overseas, 2) traveling overseas to participate in a global health program, and/or 3) traveling to a scientific meeting to present a research-oriented poster or paper. Must be a declared biochemistry major; for applications submitted during the 2016-2017 school year students must intend to graduate in December 2017, May 2018, or August 2018; must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 after the end of the fall 2016 semester; must have completed at least one biochemistry course at the level of 500 or higher. NOTE: Preference will be given to applicants with at least one year of laboratory research experience. Applicant's participation in research and other activities; GPA; quality of letters of recommendation and personal statement; excellence in and commitment to research and/or other biochemistry-relevant activities.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Maurice and Grace White
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Maurice and Grace White
Awarded to Life Sciences Communication undergraduate or graduate students.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Michael C. Spitzbarth.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Michael C. Spitzbarth.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS. Preference is given to students from Grant County and who have been involved with Saddle & Sirloin or Badger Dairy Club.
This CALS scholarship is provided on behalf of the Mid America CropLife Association.
This CALS scholarship is provided on behalf of the Mid America CropLife Association.
Awarded to a CALS undergraduate who has completed a minimum of 60 credit hours. Students must secure and complete a summer internship program during the summer prior to the award distribution. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Neal and Darlyne Jorgensen.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Neal and Darlyne Jorgensen.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science. The Department of Dairy Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Neil and Audrey Barrows.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Neil and Audrey Barrows.
Awarded to undergraduate CALS students studying abroad.
Scholarships given to Life Science Communications students with a preference given to those students with a science writing emphasis.
Scholarships given to Life Science Communications students with a preference given to those students with a science writing emphasis.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Life Science Communications.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Henry Nathan Netzer and Bernard Netzer Brouchoud.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Henry Nathan Netzer and Bernard Netzer Brouchoud.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS enrolled in Wildlife Ecology who are studying wild bird life. Consideration is based on academic standing and extra-curricular activities. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Wildlife Ecology nominates students for this award.
Scholarship given to Food Science student interested in cheese research.
Scholarship given to Food Science student interested in cheese research.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Food Science with an interest in Cheese Research. The Department of Food Science nominates students for this award.
Scholarships given to deserving students in the Departments of Entomology and Food Science in CALS and also in Rehabilitation Psychology and Counseling Psychology in the School of Education. The scholarship will be given to each department on a rotational...
Scholarships given to deserving students in the Departments of Entomology and Food Science in CALS and also in Rehabilitation Psychology and Counseling Psychology in the School of Education. The scholarship will be given to each department on a rotational basis.
Awarded to Junior, Senior or Graduate students majoring in Entomology and Food Science.
Awarded to CALS undergraduates majoring in Dairy Science. The department of Dairy Science nominates students for this scholarship.
Awarded to CALS undergraduates majoring in Dairy Science. The department of Dairy Science nominates students for this scholarship.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Soil Science who are interested in soil and water conservation. The Department of Soil Science nominates students for this award.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Soil Science who are interested in soil and water conservation. The Department of Soil Science nominates students for this award.
To be eligible for a scholarship the student must have attended a rural Wisconsin High School as defined by the United States Census Bureau and demonstrate financial need. Preference shall be given to incoming freshmen.
To be eligible for a scholarship the student must have attended a rural Wisconsin High School as defined by the United States Census Bureau and demonstrate financial need. Preference shall be given to incoming freshmen.
Awarded to students who have attended a rural Wisconsin high school as defined by the United States Census Bureau with demonstrated financial need. Preference given to incoming Freshmen.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Orrin I. Berge.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Orrin I. Berge.
Awarded to a sophomore, junior, or senior student majoring in Biological Systems Engineering (BSE) with preference given to students majoring in machinery systems. Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. The Department of Biological Systems Engineering nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of August Hanke who was a pioneer in the field of poultry journalism.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of August Hanke who was a pioneer in the field of poultry journalism.
Awarded to an undergraduate student in CALS interested in or majoring in the field of Poultry Journalism.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Otto and Gaylord Hill Family.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Otto and Gaylord Hill Family.
Awarded to incoming freshmen in CALS majoring in Dairy Science. This scholarship is renewable as long as the recipient maintains a minimum GPA of 3.3. The Department of Dairy Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Patrick Cudahy, Inc.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Patrick Cudahy, Inc.
Awarded to a male undergraduate in CALS majoring in a field related to the meat-packing industry. Preference is given to qualified applicants from Cudahy, Wisconsin. Second preference is given to applicants from Milwaukee County.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Paul McShane.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Paul McShane.
Awarded to sophomore or junior students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science, Nutritional Science or Food Science. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Paul N. Drolsom.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Paul N. Drolsom.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who have demonstrated an interest in studying agronomy and plant sciences. The Department of Agronomy nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Peter Young.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Peter Young.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Phillip Lautenbach and Wilma Lautenbach Vollendorf.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Phillip Lautenbach and Wilma Lautenbach Vollendorf.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS. Preference given to students from Waupaca, Winnebago or Waushara Counties. Minimum GPA of 3.5 required.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Pork Producers of Wisconsin.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Pork Producers of Wisconsin.
Awarded to a full-time junior or senior student in CALS who is an animal science major and demonstrates a genuine desire to enter a field directly related to swine production. The Department of Animal Science nominates students for this award.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Port Washington Garden Club.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Port Washington Garden Club.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS studying horticulture, landscape architecture or agronomy. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Preference given to students from Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee or Sheboygan counties, then to other WI students.
This scholarship was established by Ray and Frances Johnson. It is awarded to a Junior or Senior CALS student with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Females are preferred.
This scholarship was established by Ray and Frances Johnson. It is awarded to a Junior or Senior CALS student with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Females are preferred.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Rho Chapter of Pi Alpha Xi.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Rho Chapter of Pi Alpha Xi.
Awarded to junior or senior students majoring in Horticulture and in good academic standing. Minimum GPA of 3.0.
This scholarship is provided in honor of Richard D. Powell.
This scholarship is provided in honor of Richard D. Powell.
Awarded to a graduate student in Soil Science with experience in soil fertility preferred.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert B. Hendricks by the Hardwood Manufacturers Association
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert B. Hendricks by the Hardwood Manufacturers Association
Awarded to junior, senior or graduate students in CALS majoring in Forest Science. Minimum GPA requirement: undergraduates/3.0 and graduates/3.5.
This scholarship was established in memory of Robert Bjorklund.
This scholarship was established in memory of Robert Bjorklund.
Awarded to an undergraduate CALS student in the Department of Life Sciences Communication. The recipient must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in LSC courses, not overall GPA.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert H. & Willa Meier.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert H. & Willa Meier.
Awarded to freshman CALS students from Wisconsin who are majoring in Biological Systems Engineering and demonstrate strong leadership skills.. Minimum GPA of 2.0 required.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert H. Grummer.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert H. Grummer.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in Animal Science with interest in the study of swine with preference given to incoming freshmen. Students must be in good academic standing and demonstrate participation in extra curricular activities.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert J. Spitzer.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert J. Spitzer.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS in the Department of Dairy Science. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 2.75. First preference is given to a student from a Wisconsin dairy farm.
Dr. Robert P. Niedermeier's association with Wisconsin spanned 49 years - from his undergrad to his retirement as Chair of the Dairy Science department. During this time, Dr. Niedermeier earned his BS, MS and PhD in animal husbandry; taught courses...
Dr. Robert P. Niedermeier's association with Wisconsin spanned 49 years - from his undergrad to his retirement as Chair of the Dairy Science department. During this time, Dr. Niedermeier earned his BS, MS and PhD in animal husbandry; taught courses in dairy cattle nutrition, management, and selection; researched forage preservation and utilization, veal production, and parturient paresis in dairy cattle; and was involved in many extension activities. This scholarship serves to recognize his long and distinguished career.
Awarded to undergraduate students in Dairy Science.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert and Janice Walton. Robert Walton was a dairy geneticist who helped establish the American Breeder Service┐s system of testing and evaluating bull reproduction that was adopted by the U.S. Department of...
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Robert and Janice Walton. Robert Walton was a dairy geneticist who helped establish the American Breeder Service┐s system of testing and evaluating bull reproduction that was adopted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Awarded to undergraduate CALS students in the Departments of Dairy and Animal Science. Given to a student interested in animal genetics. Award is based on: academic merit, extracurricular activities and leadership.
Awarded to students majoring in Dairy Science with a GPA of 2.8 or greater.
Awarded to students majoring in Dairy Science with a GPA of 2.8 or greater.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Roger D. Biddick.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Roger D. Biddick.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS. Minimum GPA of 3.50.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Roger W. Ambrose Scholarship.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Roger W. Ambrose Scholarship.
Awarded to senior students in CALS majoring in Biological Systems Engineering in CALS. This scholarship is awarded to recipients with outstanding scholarship, participation in extra curricular activities, and financial need. Minimum GPA of 3.2.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ross Charles Pech.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ross Charles Pech.
Awarded to a junior or senior male student in CALS majoring in Food Science. Minimum GPA of 2.75.
This scholarship memorializes Royce Bringhurst's distinguished career as a fruit researcher and Professor of Pomology at the University of California-Davis.
This scholarship memorializes Royce Bringhurst's distinguished career as a fruit researcher and Professor of Pomology at the University of California-Davis.
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate students in CALS with interest in plant breeding or plant genetics.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of John Michael Dew by the Ruffed Grouse Society.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of John Michael Dew by the Ruffed Grouse Society.
Awarded to junior or senior students studying in the department of Wildlife Ecology in CALS. Preference is given to students interested in pursuing a career in wildlife habitat.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Russell J. Schuler.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Russell J. Schuler.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS pursuing an agricultural degree with a business management emphasis. Students must be members of Alpha Gamma Rho.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ruth and Carl Miller.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ruth and Carl Miller.
Awarded to undergraduate or graduate students in CALS who demonstrate strong academic performance and leadership. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Sadie & Richard Delwiche.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Sadie & Richard Delwiche.
Awarded to a junior or senior student in CALS majoring in Nutritional Sciences. Preference is given to a student demonstrating financial need.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Sheboygan County Farm Progress/Farm Technology Days.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Sheboygan County Farm Progress/Farm Technology Days.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This CALS scholarship is provided by SouthEast Wisconsin Master Gardeners, Inc.
This CALS scholarship is provided by SouthEast Wisconsin Master Gardeners, Inc.
Awarded to sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate students in CALS. Minimum GPA of 2.0. Preference given to students from Milwaukee and Waukesha counties.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Harry Steenbock.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Harry Steenbock.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Food Science.
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the Forest Science Major. A GPA of 2.5 or higher is required. Students must demonstrate financial need.
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the Forest Science Major. A GPA of 2.5 or higher is required. Students must demonstrate financial need.
The department of Forest Science nominates students for this scholarship.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Tanya Rand.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Tanya Rand.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students who are from central Wisconsin. Minimum GPA 3.5.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Terry Admundson.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Terry Admundson.
Awarded to an outstanding graduate student in Wildlife Ecology or Veterinary Science whose studies emphasize wildlife disease.
The Renk Agribusiness Institute in the Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics (CALS) selects outstanding undergraduates who demonstrate excellence in academics and leadership with a desire to pursue agricultural and business coursework at the University and work in agribusiness.
The Renk Agribusiness Institute in the Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics (CALS) selects outstanding undergraduates who demonstrate excellence in academics and leadership with a desire to pursue agricultural and business coursework at the University and work in agribusiness.
1) Candidates must declare a major in Agricultural & Applied Economics or Agricultural Business Management and/or be accepted into the CALS Certificate in Business Management for Agricultural & Life Sciences. 2) Completion of at least 24 credits at UW-Madison. 3) Maintain a GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher for all courses. Scholarship, leadership and interest in agribusiness.
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who are members of Alpha Gamma Rho (AGR). Preference is in the order given: Life Sciences Communication majors, Agricultural and Applied Economics majors, NAMA members, Dairy Science majors.
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students who are members of Alpha Gamma Rho (AGR). Preference is in the order given: Life Sciences Communication majors, Agricultural and Applied Economics majors, NAMA members, Dairy Science majors.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Truman and Sylvia Graf.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Truman and Sylvia Graf.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Agricultural Economics or Agricultural Business Management. Preference given to freshmen from Wisconsin with a farm background. Minimum GPA 3.0 required. Leadership in clubs, organizations or activities must be demonstrated.
Louise B. Defoliart was a UW-Madison graduate, and her husband, Gene, was a professor in the Department of Entomology. Louise was known for her knowledge and expertise in the many volunteer organizations in which she was involved. She...
Louise B. Defoliart was a UW-Madison graduate, and her husband, Gene, was a professor in the Department of Entomology. Louise was known for her knowledge and expertise in the many volunteer organizations in which she was involved. She was a dedicated member and former President of The University League, and as such, this scholarship was established in her memory.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Awarded to continuing undergraduate students in CALS.
Awarded to continuing undergraduate students in CALS.
Frank Victor Burcalow was highly regarded by farmers and peers in the Grassland Agriclture program in Wisconsin. Professor Burcalow worked for the University in the Agronomy department, and founded the Grassland Field Days in which thousands of Wisconsin Farmers attended...
Frank Victor Burcalow was highly regarded by farmers and peers in the Grassland Agriclture program in Wisconsin. Professor Burcalow worked for the University in the Agronomy department, and founded the Grassland Field Days in which thousands of Wisconsin Farmers attended instruction workshops throughout the state.
Awarded to junior male students (preferably from Wisconsin) with a major in any department in CALS, for use in their senior year.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Vicky Lee Hirsh.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Vicky Lee Hirsh.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who were born in Wisconsin. Minimum GPA of 3.5 and studying in the field of conservation/natural resources/sustainability is required.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Vicky Lee Hirsh.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Vicky Lee Hirsh.
Awarded to undergraduate CALS students born in Wisconsin with minimum GPA of 3.0, studying in the field of conservation/natural resources/sustainability.
This scholarship was established by the children of Windsor and Isabel Cravens in memory of their parents who were alumni of UW Madison. Windsor Cravens was also a faculty member in the Poultry Science department.
This scholarship was established by the children of Windsor and Isabel Cravens in memory of their parents who were alumni of UW Madison. Windsor Cravens was also a faculty member in the Poultry Science department.
Juniors or Seniors majoring in Animal Sciences are eligible. Minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Student must demonstrate leadership in volunteerism, organizations, or coursework.
Widely considered the father of the Wisconsin dairy industry, William Dempster Hoard played a prominent role in the development of the School of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin. Hoard crusaded for a prosperous, soil-building agriculture prompted the founding of...
Widely considered the father of the Wisconsin dairy industry, William Dempster Hoard played a prominent role in the development of the School of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin. Hoard crusaded for a prosperous, soil-building agriculture prompted the founding of Hoard's Dairyman, the national dairy farm magazine. As Governor of Wisconsin, he championed the fight against food adulteration and the spread of misbranding of human food. His acomplishments in the dairy and farming industry are honored with this scholarship.
Awarded to CALS graduate students in Agricultural Journalism, Life Sciences Communication, Dairy Science or Food Science.
Widely considered the father of the Wisconsin dairy industry, William Dempster Hoard played a prominent role in the development of the School of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin. Hoard crusaded for a prosperous, soil-building agriculture prompted the founding of...
Widely considered the father of the Wisconsin dairy industry, William Dempster Hoard played a prominent role in the development of the School of Agriculture at the University of Wisconsin. Hoard crusaded for a prosperous, soil-building agriculture prompted the founding of Hoard's Dairyman, the national dairy farm magazine. As Governor of Wisconsin, he championed the fight against food adulteration and the spread of misbranding of human food. His acomplishments in the dairy and farming industry are honored with this scholarship.
Awarded to junior or senior students CALS students majoring in Dairy Science.
Born in Cananda in 1911, Professor W. H. McGibbon, began his career in poultry research with the New Brunswick Department of Agriculture. He moved to Wisconsin for graduate school and remained as a professor until his death in 1981. His...
Born in Cananda in 1911, Professor W. H. McGibbon, began his career in poultry research with the New Brunswick Department of Agriculture. He moved to Wisconsin for graduate school and remained as a professor until his death in 1981. His was a well published authro on a wide range of subjects related to poultry genetics, including immunogenetics and the effects of inbreeding on disease resistance. His family set up this scholarship to honor his life and work in the poultry field.
Awarded to a junior or senior student in CALS interested in poultry genetics.
This CALS scholarship is provided by WALSAA.
This CALS scholarship is provided by WALSAA.
Awarded to outstanding sophomore students enrolled in any CALS major.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Walter C. and Mabel J. Topel.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Walter C. and Mabel J. Topel.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Animal Science. A GPA of 2.5 is required.
Having received both an M.S. and Ph.D. in agricultural economics from the University of Wisconsin, Walter H. Ebling started his 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and livestock reporting service and went on to be named agricultural statistician in...
Having received both an M.S. and Ph.D. in agricultural economics from the University of Wisconsin, Walter H. Ebling started his 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and livestock reporting service and went on to be named agricultural statistician in charge of the Wisconsin office of the Federal Crop and Livestock Estimates Service. He developed a state system of data collection not provided for under the federal reporting program and pioneered issuance of farm statistic reference bulletins for all counties in Wisconsin. He was also a Professor in the Agricultural Economics department on campus. This scholarship acknowledges and honors his career and contributions to Wisconsin.
Awarded to junior and senior students in CALS. Preference is given to Wisconsin High School graduates.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Wes Hansche.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Wes Hansche.
Awarded to full-time undergraduate students in CALS in the department of Horticulture. Recipients must be Wisconsin residents with consideration given to extracurricular activities and academic standing. A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required.
Before becoming a Professor at the UW, Dr. Willard "Fritz" Mueller taught at UC-Davis, and served in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations. Dr. Mueller was among the most influential economists in the U.S. in the broad policy area of antitrust...
Before becoming a Professor at the UW, Dr. Willard "Fritz" Mueller taught at UC-Davis, and served in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations. Dr. Mueller was among the most influential economists in the U.S. in the broad policy area of antitrust and market regulation. The scholarship set up in his name, honors the legacy of pathbreaking contributions by Prof. Mueller and his colleagues in the areas of industrial organization, food systems research and economic policy.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Agricultural and Applied Economics.
After returning serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, William W. Ward graduated with a BS in Agricultural Education in 1948 from the University of Wisconsin. Ward and his wife Janice ran a dairy farm for more than...
After returning serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, William W. Ward graduated with a BS in Agricultural Education in 1948 from the University of Wisconsin. Ward and his wife Janice ran a dairy farm for more than 40 years in Fort Atkinson where they were active in the community. In addition to farming, Mr. Ward served on the board of Education, Rotary, the Bank of Fort Atkinson, the Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital Foundation, and the Fort Atkinson Historical Society. This scholarship is in memory of the Ward family and their contribution to community and agriculture.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science.
After having discovered a new variety of apple in 1949, William Connell grew his meager orchard, into a 13,000 tree orchard - and the home to his namesake - the Connell Red Apple. In addition to running the Connell's Orchard,...
After having discovered a new variety of apple in 1949, William Connell grew his meager orchard, into a 13,000 tree orchard - and the home to his namesake - the Connell Red Apple. In addition to running the Connell's Orchard, Mr. Connell also served as president of the Wisconsin Horticultural Society. This scholarship for horticulture students was established as a memorial of his achievements by friends and family.
Awarded to undergraduates in the department of Horticulture in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. The recipient must be a Wisconsin resident and have satisfactory academic standing. Minimum GPA of 2.75.
William F. Renk, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Farm and Industry Short Course Program, formed the William F. Renk & Company with his sons in 1934. In addition to the family business, Mr. Renk was founder and chairman...
William F. Renk, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Farm and Industry Short Course Program, formed the William F. Renk & Company with his sons in 1934. In addition to the family business, Mr. Renk was founder and chairman of the first family farm corporation in the United States, and served as the state's Commissioner of Agriculture in the 1930s. This scholarship, set up by the Renk family recognizes his achievements in agriculture and service in Wisconsin.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who demonstrated academic excellence.
Mr. William A. Rothermel, a Wisconsin resident, received his B.S. degree in Agronomy and a M.S. in Soil Science. William led a very successful professional career working for 40 years in agriculture-related areas of Merck Pharmaceuticals. This scholarship, set up...
Mr. William A. Rothermel, a Wisconsin resident, received his B.S. degree in Agronomy and a M.S. in Soil Science. William led a very successful professional career working for 40 years in agriculture-related areas of Merck Pharmaceuticals. This scholarship, set up by the William A. Rothermel Fund, is to be awarded to students in the department of agronomy in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate or graduate students majoring in Soil Science.
After receiving his master's and doctorate in soil chemistry and plant physiology from UW-Madison, William T. Dible began his career working for International Minerals & Chemical Corp. in Chicago. In 1964 Dible parted with International Materials to co-found Terra International,...
After receiving his master's and doctorate in soil chemistry and plant physiology from UW-Madison, William T. Dible began his career working for International Minerals & Chemical Corp. in Chicago. In 1964 Dible parted with International Materials to co-found Terra International, an agricultural manufacturing plant in Sioux City. Throughout his life Dible was extensively active in the community; serving as an officer on a variety of committees and volunteer endeavors. This scholarship serves to honor his accomplishments and lifetime contributions to agriculture.
Awarded to CALS graduate students majoring in Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Breeding and Plant Genetics, Plant Pathology, or Soil Science.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin Ag-Lime Association.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin Ag-Lime Association.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS upon recommendation by the Department of Soil Science. Minimum GPA of 2.0. Preference given to Wisconsin residents.
This CALS Scholarship is provided by the Wisconsin Agri-Business Association (WABA).
This CALS Scholarship is provided by the Wisconsin Agri-Business Association (WABA).
Recipients of this award are juniors or seniors majoring in either Soil Science, Plant Pathology, Agronomy, Entomology or Horticulture. Recipients must demonstrate an interest in soil fertility and plant nutrition or pest management. Each student may only receive this scholarship once and must be a US citizen. Consideration given to scholastic ability, and leadership activities.
The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers is an educational and scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food, and biological systems. From the funding collected at the 1983 ASABE summer meeting, the Wisconsin Agricultural...
The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers is an educational and scientific organization dedicated to the advancement of engineering applicable to agricultural, food, and biological systems. From the funding collected at the 1983 ASABE summer meeting, the Wisconsin Agricultural Engineer Scholarship was established to aid future agricultural engineers secure their University education.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS majoring in Biological Systems Engineering.
Dr. Marshall F. Finner, left campus in the early 2000s, after spending undergraduate thru retirement at the University of Wisconsin. He was a Professor, in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering and Emeritus Director of CALS Agricultural Research Station. During...
Dr. Marshall F. Finner, left campus in the early 2000s, after spending undergraduate thru retirement at the University of Wisconsin. He was a Professor, in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering and Emeritus Director of CALS Agricultural Research Station. During his lengthy career he taught, published papers, and developed equipment to further advance the BSE field. He set up this scholarship to support the future of the students in the department.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS majoring in Biological Systems Engineering.
This scholarship is given to a top sophomore or junior. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and be a Wisconsin resident.
This scholarship is given to a top sophomore or junior. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and be a Wisconsin resident.
The Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Continuing Student Award are for students majoring in Meat and Animal Sciences who are also interested in the production meat industry. This scholarship was made available by the Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council...
The Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Continuing Student Award are for students majoring in Meat and Animal Sciences who are also interested in the production meat industry. This scholarship was made available by the Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Board of Directors.
Awarded to beginning freshmen or transfer students in CALS majoring in animal science, with preference given to Wisconsin residents. Recipient will demonstrate an interest in the livestock and meat industry. Incoming freshmen are to have been in the upper 50% of their high school class. Award recipients must possess a record strong in academic achievement and extracurricular activities with preference given to need for assistance. Minimum GPA is 3.0
The Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Continuing Student Award are for students majoring in Meat and Animal Sciences who are also interested in the production meat industry. This scholarship was made available by the Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council...
The Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Continuing Student Award are for students majoring in Meat and Animal Sciences who are also interested in the production meat industry. This scholarship was made available by the Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Board of Directors.
Awarded to non-freshmen undergraduate students in CALS that have not previously been awarded this scholarship and are majoring in animal science, with preference given to Wisconsin residents. Recipient will demonstrate an interest in the livestock and meat industry. Award recipients must possess a record strong in academic achievement and extracurricular activities with preference given to need for assistance. Minimum GPA is 3.0
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS from Wisconsin family farms who demonstrate financial need.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin Rural Youth.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin Rural Youth.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS that meet specific requirements of rural background. Students must be selected from DPI list of school districts under a certain enrollment. Minimum GPA of 2.0.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association.
This CALS scholarship is provided by Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association.
Awarded to junior or senior students in CALS that are in good academic standing with preference given to students who show an interest in the cranberry growing industry. The recipients are nominated by the Departments of Plant Pathology, Soil Sciences, Horticulture and Entomology. Minimum GPA of 2.0.
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