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Scholarships Awarded to Sophomores

Academic level is generally determined by the number of credits a student has earned toward their degree, although some organizations will award specifically to second year students. You must earn 24 credits, including transfer and test units, to be considered a sophomore.

Scholarships Descriptions
Interested applicants may download/print the Memorial Scholarship Request form at the website
Interested applicants may download/print the Memorial Scholarship Request form at the website
Applicants must be blood relatives, stepchildren or adopted children of a current association member in good standing; must be U.S. citizens. Recipient will be chosen by lottery at the National Reunion.
The A. Gertrude Anthony Scholarship was established by a bequest from A. Gertrude Anthony. Ms. Anthony graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a B.S. degree in 1899 and went on to serve as a social worker in Alameda,...
The A. Gertrude Anthony Scholarship was established by a bequest from A. Gertrude Anthony. Ms. Anthony graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a B.S. degree in 1899 and went on to serve as a social worker in Alameda, California. The scholarships are to be used to assist the University of Wisconsin in preparing better teachers.
Junior or senior women in teacher certification programs who show great promise as teachers. At least 24 credits must be on the Madison campus. Awards are based on past and current academic excellence and potential to be an outstanding teacher, as seen in a personal statement written by the applicant; special consideration will be given to women 25 and older.
The A. Matt Werner Journalism Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The A. Matt Werner Journalism Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
This scholarship was established by A. Paschleen Coonradt to provide support for undergraduate nursing students.
This scholarship was established by A. Paschleen Coonradt to provide support for undergraduate nursing students.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Aaron J. Mace Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication and was established through the estate from Elizabeth J. Rojahn in memory of her uncle, Aaron Mace.
The Aaron J. Mace Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication and was established through the estate from Elizabeth J. Rojahn in memory of her uncle, Aaron Mace.
There is no particular criteria for these funds.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Abby Marlatt.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Abby Marlatt.
Any SoHE major. Preference will be given to applicants with good academic standing, who have participated in extracurricular and/or leadership activities, and/or who have performed community service.
Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident enrolled full-time at a U of Wisconsin campus, Wisconsin Tech Coll or independent Wisconsin institution. Applicant must have the highest GPA in his or her class
Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident enrolled full-time at a U of Wisconsin campus, Wisconsin Tech Coll or independent Wisconsin institution. Applicant must have the highest GPA in his or her class
Donald Ackerman and Mary Jane Ackerman endowed this scholarship through an estate gift in 2001.
Donald Ackerman and Mary Jane Ackerman endowed this scholarship through an estate gift in 2001.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
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.
The Adolph R. Thiede Memorial Scholarship was established in 1990 by Mr. Thiede's children, Wilson Thiede and Gretchen Reynolds. Adolph Thiede, who earned his master's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, had a lifelong career in rural education. ...
The Adolph R. Thiede Memorial Scholarship was established in 1990 by Mr. Thiede's children, Wilson Thiede and Gretchen Reynolds. Adolph Thiede, who earned his master's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, had a lifelong career in rural education. He served as the Marathon County superintendent of schools for 10 years and as president of the Manitowoc County Teachers College for 25 years.
Junior undergraduates who have demonstrated significant academic achievement in at least four semesters of which at least two shall have been on the UW-Madison campus. Financial need and additional criteria selected by the committee shall be used as secondary factors in determining the recipient.
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in any engineering major
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in any engineering major All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The Alberita Richards Semrad Scholarship Fund supports tuition assistance of worthy undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Alberita Richards Semrad Scholarship Fund supports tuition assistance of worthy undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Financial need is a requirement.
Awarded to students in either the School of Human Ecology or the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Preference given to students from rural backgrounds.
Awarded to students in either the School of Human Ecology or the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Preference given to students from rural backgrounds.
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.
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.
This fund was established with a bequest from Paul William Gauger to honor his sister Alice, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. She was a veteran of the Second World War, serving in the Army Nurse...
This fund was established with a bequest from Paul William Gauger to honor his sister Alice, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. She was a veteran of the Second World War, serving in the Army Nurse Corps. Ms. Gauger was a staff nurse at University Hospital for many years.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Allen J. Shafer Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established by Allen Shafer's parents as a living memorial for their son who was an inspirational UW athlete.
The Allen J. Shafer Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established by Allen Shafer's parents as a living memorial for their son who was an inspirational UW athlete.
Undergraduate males majoring in kinesiology who have shown successful achievement as scholars, good citizenship, and participation in university activities, especially sports.
Oscar and Ethel Allen were researchers, authors, and graduates of UW-Madison in the field of bacteriology. Their contributions on the UW Madison campus are far reaching and include assisting the Daughters of Demeter organization with extra-curricular funding opportunities. ...
Oscar and Ethel Allen were researchers, authors, and graduates of UW-Madison in the field of bacteriology. Their contributions on the UW Madison campus are far reaching and include assisting the Daughters of Demeter organization with extra-curricular funding opportunities. The Allens' legacy includes enhancing and supporting CALS students through internships and study abroad experiences.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required.
Open to returning adult and other non-traditional students, this scholarship supports women who are 45 or older, and who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, or professional degrees.
Open to returning adult and other non-traditional students, this scholarship supports women who are 45 or older, and who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, or professional degrees.
The Alma Baron Scholarship criteria include the following: 1) female who is 45 years or older; 2) recently admitted or continuing UW-Madison degree candidate in good academic standing; 3) demonstrating financial need; 4) U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or other eligible non-citizen; and 5) with potential for academic success based on career or non-career experience in the past five years. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
Alpha Chi Sigma is a professional chemistry fraternity founded at UW-Madison in 1902. This scholarship was made possible due to an endowment created by Alpha Chi Sigma alumni.
Alpha Chi Sigma is a professional chemistry fraternity founded at UW-Madison in 1902. This scholarship was made possible due to an endowment created by Alpha Chi Sigma alumni.
Eligible students are sophomores or juniors who are chemistry, biochemistry or chemical engineering majors. The winner will be chosen based on the answers to the two questions given with a emphasis placed on the ethics question.
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.
The Alta T. and Daniel B. Straley Scholarship was provided by a trust established by Mr. Straley in memory of his wife Alta and himself. Mrs. Straley was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and Mr. Straley graduated...
The Alta T. and Daniel B. Straley Scholarship was provided by a trust established by Mr. Straley in memory of his wife Alta and himself. Mrs. Straley was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and Mr. Straley graduated from Washington and Lee University. Mr. Straley died in 1957 and left a trust fund to the University of Wisconsin Foundation for the assistance of teacher preparation students at UW-Madison.
Undergraduate juniors students enrolled in teacher certification programs with the top 20 grade point averages. At least 36 credits must be taken on the Madison Campus. enrolled in teacher-certification programs who show overall academic quality and promise for educational leadership, with some consideration of financial need. The need factor determines the amount of the award but not whether or not a person receives an award.
This award has been established by Mr. Amed Khan (BA 1991, Political Science) who is president of Paradigm Global Group, Inc., a private investment firm. Mr. Khan serves as senior advisor to the Clinton-Giustra Sustainable Growth Initiative.
This award has been established by Mr. Amed Khan (BA 1991, Political Science) who is president of Paradigm Global Group, Inc., a private investment firm. Mr. Khan serves as senior advisor to the Clinton-Giustra Sustainable Growth Initiative.
Strength of academic award, evidence of commitment to public service. This award is provided to students with financial need and a strong academic record. Preference will be given to students who show interest or experience in public service.
In 2017, the National FFA Organization awarded $2.7 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of our applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences,...
In 2017, the National FFA Organization awarded $2.7 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of our applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans.
Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. They may be pursuing a four-year degree in any major in the state of Wisconsin, Minnesota or Missouri. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board.
The Andrew Bergman Prize is awarded for the best undergraduate paper written for a history course, based on quality of writing and research, with special attention to clarity and accessibility of writing. This does not need to be a term...
The Andrew Bergman Prize is awarded for the best undergraduate paper written for a history course, based on quality of writing and research, with special attention to clarity and accessibility of writing. This does not need to be a term paper.
Applicants must be history majors. Essay must be written for a history course and be at least 10-15 pages in length.
David and Klara Dorsey established this scholarship in memory of their son, Andrew Dorsey (B.S. '00, chemistry/German).
David and Klara Dorsey established this scholarship in memory of their son, Andrew Dorsey (B.S. '00, chemistry/German).
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Preference is given to graduates of James Madison Memorial High School (Madison, Wis.). Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
The Ann Hengstenberg Memorial Prize Fund is awarded annually to an undergraduate student with financial need in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Ann Hengstenberg Memorial Prize Fund is awarded annually to an undergraduate student with financial need in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
It is the intent of the donors that the fund be awarded to the best undergraduate student specializing in magazine journalism. Preference in selection shall be given to a female student in recognition of Ann Hengstenberg's efforts and commitment to affirmatively securing equal rights for women in business journalism.
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.
The Anne L. March Scholarship was established in honor of Anne March. After receiving her B.A. from the University in 1930, Anne taught school in Wisconsin for some time. She spent most of her career, however, in government...
The Anne L. March Scholarship was established in honor of Anne March. After receiving her B.A. from the University in 1930, Anne taught school in Wisconsin for some time. She spent most of her career, however, in government service.
Female juniors with the top 20 grade point averages in teacher certification programs. At least 36 credits must be taken on the Madison Campus. Awards shall be based on overall academic quality, promise for educational leadership with some consideration of financial need. The need factor determines the amount of the award, but not whether or not a person receives an award.
The fund provides annual awards to outstanding students pursuing a degree in the Applied Math, Engineering and Physics (AMEP) program. The students must have demonstrated leadership in AMEP, and possess solid academic records.
The fund provides annual awards to outstanding students pursuing a degree in the Applied Math, Engineering and Physics (AMEP) program. The students must have demonstrated leadership in AMEP, and possess solid academic records.
In order to be eligible for the AMEP Leadership Prize, the undergraduate student must be an AMEP major in good academic standing. Annual awards will be made to outstanding students pursuing a degree in AMEP. The student must have demonstrated leadership in AMEP, and possess a solid academic record. Examples of leadership include endeavors to enhance AMEP, recruitment of prospective students, serving as a mentor to current students in the program, or promoting AMEP on campus or to external audiences. The AMEP faculty committee reviews and evaluates the applications based on these criteria.
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.
BI Norwegian Business School is pleased to offer multiple scholarships to students studying in Oslo with International Programs. These scholarships are meant to help cover housing costs and will be up to 15,000 Norwegian Kroner (or roughly $2,500 USD).
BI Norwegian Business School is pleased to offer multiple scholarships to students studying in Oslo with International Programs. These scholarships are meant to help cover housing costs and will be up to 15,000 Norwegian Kroner (or roughly $2,500 USD).
BP America Scholarship Award
BP America Scholarship Award
Soph / Jr Standing and in Industrial & Systems Engineering Based on merit and willingness to consider career in energy industry
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.
Scholarships for full-time undergraduate or graduate students in good academic standing with some financial need who are majoring in Electrical Engineering. These scholarships may be used for fellowship/tuition, room and board, books, fees, or equipment needed for coursework. ...
Scholarships for full-time undergraduate or graduate students in good academic standing with some financial need who are majoring in Electrical Engineering. These scholarships may be used for fellowship/tuition, room and board, books, fees, or equipment needed for coursework. Preference is given to the Burke Scholars, Franke Scholars, and Sponsor A Scholar Milwaukee Scholars (YMCA). Preference is also given to students from Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington or Ozaukee counties, then to students from other areas of Wisconsin. These scholarships are not intended for international students.
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.
The Baensch Prize is awarded for the best essay on Wisconsin history. Projects considered need not deal with Wisconsin exclusively, but the subject must clearly center on the history of the territory and/or state.
The Baensch Prize is awarded for the best essay on Wisconsin history. Projects considered need not deal with Wisconsin exclusively, but the subject must clearly center on the history of the territory and/or state.
Applicants must be history majors. Essay must focus on Wisconsin History, be at least 10-15 pages in length, and be written for a history course.
Scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who is a member of the Wisconsin Crew Team. Financial need is secondary criterion. If no suitable candidates exist then the award can be...
Scholarship awarded to an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who is a member of the Wisconsin Crew Team. Financial need is secondary criterion. If no suitable candidates exist then the award can be given to any student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Any SoHE major. Must have demonstrated outstanding dedication and achievement through community service in an internship, service learning project, and/or volunteer activities for a local or campus agency. Preference given to students in good academic standing, have financial...
Any SoHE major. Must have demonstrated outstanding dedication and achievement through community service in an internship, service learning project, and/or volunteer activities for a local or campus agency. Preference given to students in good academic standing, have financial need, and are Wisconsin residents.
The Barbara Walz Scholarship was established by a portion of Ms. Walz's estate. Ms. Walz once took summer session courses in Dance on the Madison campus. The scholarship is awarded to students taking courses that would enable them...
The Barbara Walz Scholarship was established by a portion of Ms. Walz's estate. Ms. Walz once took summer session courses in Dance on the Madison campus. The scholarship is awarded to students taking courses that would enable them to teach dance at the secondary school or university level.
Undergraduates enrolled in the Dance Program
The Barbara J. Watts Scholarship was created through an endowed fund by Mr. and Mrs. Marvin (Barbara) Watts to improve the educational opportunities available to UW students wishing to pursue nursing as a career. Barbara J. Watts is a...
The Barbara J. Watts Scholarship was created through an endowed fund by Mr. and Mrs. Marvin (Barbara) Watts to improve the educational opportunities available to UW students wishing to pursue nursing as a career. Barbara J. Watts is a retired nurse who earned her degree elsewhere but has made UW-Madison her alma mater; her husband Marvin is a graduate of the UW-Madison College of Engineering.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Established by congress in 1986 to honor the career of Senator Barry Goldwater, these scholarships encourage promising students to pursue a PhD and a research career in engineering, mathematics or natural science fields.
Established by congress in 1986 to honor the career of Senator Barry Goldwater, these scholarships encourage promising students to pursue a PhD and a research career in engineering, mathematics or natural science fields.
National scholarship for students who show outstanding potential for, and plan to pursue, a PhD and research career in mathematics, natural sciences or engineering. Apply as a sophomore or junior (one or two years of undergraduate study remaining after the application year). Must be a US citizen, national or permanent resident intending to obtain citizenship. Strong applicants have a GPA of 3.8 or above and are engaged in undergraduate research. Selection criteria: academic achievement, progress toward research goals, research essay, and letters of recommendation.
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics. Based on academic merit
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics. Based on academic merit
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in Mechanical Engineering.
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in Mechanical Engineering.
Scholarships for underrepresented students in Mechanical Engineering; good academic standing; financial need. Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
The Berbee/Walsh Journalism Scholarship is an annual scholarship that supports an undergraduate student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
The Berbee/Walsh Journalism Scholarship is an annual scholarship that supports an undergraduate student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
Preference is given to Wisconsin residents.
Annual scholarship(s) to full-time students in any engineering major
Annual scholarship(s) to full-time students in any engineering major All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This scholarship is awarded to non-traditional or returning adult students who have experienced a significant break in their education (typically a cumulative gap of five or more years) and who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, or professional degrees.
This scholarship is awarded to non-traditional or returning adult students who have experienced a significant break in their education (typically a cumulative gap of five or more years) and who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, or professional degrees.
To be eligible for consideration an applicant must 1) have experienced a significant gap in their education--ideally, a cumulative gap of five or more years; 2) demonstrate financial need; 3) show academic promise, achievement, and commitment; and 4) be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, or other eligible non-citizens. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be physics or astronomy majors. Recipients must have completed the three semester, introductory classical and modern physics sequence.
Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be physics or astronomy majors. Recipients must have completed the three semester, introductory classical and modern physics sequence. Recipients must have completed the three semester, introductory classical and modern physics sequence.
This scholarship provides support for an enrolled L&S undergraduate woman who is a second year student.
This scholarship provides support for an enrolled L&S undergraduate woman who is a second year student.
Applicants must be enrolled full-time in the College of Letters & Science. https://scholarships.ls.wisc.edu/continuing-criteria/
The Beth Weber Pawlak Scholarship was established by the family, relatives and friends of Beth Weber Pawlak, a 1975 graduate of the School of Nursing. Beth, who died in a plane crash in 1979, was among one of the...
The Beth Weber Pawlak Scholarship was established by the family, relatives and friends of Beth Weber Pawlak, a 1975 graduate of the School of Nursing. Beth, who died in a plane crash in 1979, was among one of the first students to complete the primary health care sequence of courses. On graduation she received a citation for distinctive scholastic achievement.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Betty J. Frazier and John Perry Wiltgen Scholarship is a memorial fund established by a bequest from Betty J. Frazier in 1996 in memory of her deceased son, John Perry Wiltgen. Mr. Wiltgen received his degree from the...
The Betty J. Frazier and John Perry Wiltgen Scholarship is a memorial fund established by a bequest from Betty J. Frazier in 1996 in memory of her deceased son, John Perry Wiltgen. Mr. Wiltgen received his degree from the University. Ms. Frazier graduated from UW-Madison with a degree in home economics.
Undergraduate students in art or art education. Talent, ability, and need will be considered.
This scholarships awards L&S undergraduates majoring in the humanities.
This scholarships awards L&S undergraduates majoring in the humanities.
Student applicants must be full-time and in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Please see https://scholarships.ls.wisc.edu/continuing-criteria/
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.
The Beulah Miller Kosak Scholarship was established by Roger Kosak in honor of his mother.
The Beulah Miller Kosak Scholarship was established by Roger Kosak in honor of his mother.
Undergraduates in the School of Education; Preference for female students
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
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate student enrolled in Biomedical Engineering major
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate student enrolled in Biomedical Engineering major
Current BME undergraduate student Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in biomedical engineering
Annual scholarship(s) for full-time students registered in any engineering major; scholastic achievement and moral character taken into consideration
Annual scholarship(s) for full-time students registered in any engineering major; scholastic achievement and moral character taken into consideration All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least 2 semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
SoHE student successfully completing a consumer protection/advocacy internship with public/nonprofit sector sponsors including, but not limited to, government agencies such as DOT, DOJ, and DATCP as well as nonprofit agencies working to educate and protect consumers in areas related to...
SoHE student successfully completing a consumer protection/advocacy internship with public/nonprofit sector sponsors including, but not limited to, government agencies such as DOT, DOJ, and DATCP as well as nonprofit agencies working to educate and protect consumers in areas related to product safety, complaint remediation, health care, and consumer credit. Internships with private sector companies that relate to consumer affairs, particularly complaint mediation and customer satisfaction, would also qualify for consideration.
Supported by a generous grant from the University Book Store, this award recognizes undergraduate students who have completed an outstanding independent project, such as a senior thesis, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Projects in all academic fields are eligible.
Supported by a generous grant from the University Book Store, this award recognizes undergraduate students who have completed an outstanding independent project, such as a senior thesis, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Projects in all academic fields are eligible.
A campus-wide scholarship for students who have completed an outstanding independent project at UW-Madison under the direction of UW faculty/staff. Eligible projects include research papers in all fields and creative arts projects (creative writing, media arts, visual or performing arts). Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program during the current academic year. December graduates may apply. Selection criteria: originality and creativity of thought, clarity of project purpose, organization and presentation of project, and evidence that the student carried out the project independently. In cases of jointly authored or produced submissions, each person's contribution must be clearly stated. If the applicant was part of a research team, the applicant's role and contributions to the project must be delineated.
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.
The BYOD Scholarship is a pilot scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year. It will award a laptop rental at a heavily reduced price to Wisconsin BBA students who apply and are selected for this scholarship award. Previously, laptop carts...
The BYOD Scholarship is a pilot scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year. It will award a laptop rental at a heavily reduced price to Wisconsin BBA students who apply and are selected for this scholarship award. Previously, laptop carts were made available by professors and instructors in courses that required specific software. However, starting this year, BBA students will be highly encouraged to bring their own device and software to their business classes. In order to help offset the cost of owning and using a laptop, this scholarship permits current BBA students to rent a laptop with a standardized software package from DOIT for the 2017-2018 academic year. Completion of the FAFSA is strongly preferred!
Must be an admitted undergraduate student in the Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program and have a demonstrated financial need
Scholarships for undergraduates from Sheboygan County; major in Mechanical Engineering; preference to students considering a career in the plastics industry
Scholarships for undergraduates from Sheboygan County; major in Mechanical Engineering; preference to students considering a career in the plastics industry Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
Annual scholarship(s) to full-time students registered in any engineering major; Wisconsin resident
Annual scholarship(s) to full-time students registered in any engineering major; Wisconsin resident All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Heyse.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Heyse.
Must be majoring in Community and Nonprofit Leadership.
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.
Annual scholarship(s) for full-time students registered in any engineering major; consideration given to academic achievement, financial need and character
Annual scholarship(s) for full-time students registered in any engineering major; consideration given to academic achievement, financial need and character All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
This award aims to support students who will study abroad in less traditional study abroad destinations.
This award aims to support students who will study abroad in less traditional study abroad destinations.
Students who apply by the priority deadline and are selected for CIEE programs in South America, Asia, and Russia will automatically be considered for these awards. The following selection criteria will be used when selecting recipients of these awards: Academic record and preparedness Articulated and demonstrated interest in studying abroad (in a less traditional destination) Ability to serve as a positive ambassador of the WSB while abroad, and of International Programs once returned
This award aims to support students who may otherwise not be able to study abroad.
This award aims to support students who may otherwise not be able to study abroad.
Students who apply by the priority deadline and are selected for a CIEE program will automatically be considered for these awards. The primary selection criterion for these awards will be financial need. To be considered, students will need to have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Secondary selection criteria will include: Academic record and preparedness Articulated and demonstrated interest in studying abroad Ability to serve as a positive ambassador of the WSB while abroad, and of International Programs once returned (specifically to diverse communities of students who are underrepresented on campus and in study abroad).
The Career Clothing Fund is a partnership between Kohl's and the Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program to provide professional clothing assistance to current BBA students who have a demonstrated financial need. The Fund is committed to creating an inclusive...
The Career Clothing Fund is a partnership between Kohl's and the Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program to provide professional clothing assistance to current BBA students who have a demonstrated financial need. The Fund is committed to creating an inclusive environment where students feel encouraged and supported, regardless of their socioeconomic status.
Must be an admitted undergraduate student in the Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program and have a demonstrated financial need
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.
This scholarship was established by Carl and Val Dutton to provide support for nursing students. Carl was a geologist and Val a registered nurse.
This scholarship was established by Carl and Val Dutton to provide support for nursing students. Carl was a geologist and Val a registered nurse.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
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 Carl and Hulda Eid Scholarship was created in 1997 by Mr. and Mrs. Eid's son, Dr. Charles Eid, and his wife, Dr. Deborah Johnson. After losing their farm in the Great Depression, Carl and Hulda moved to Sparta,...
The Carl and Hulda Eid Scholarship was created in 1997 by Mr. and Mrs. Eid's son, Dr. Charles Eid, and his wife, Dr. Deborah Johnson. After losing their farm in the Great Depression, Carl and Hulda moved to Sparta, Wisconsin, where they lived for the next 30 years. Carl worked as a carpenter and Hulda was a homemaker who raised their four sons, all of whom earned college degrees.
Full-time junior or senior undergraduate(s) in the School of Education.
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 scholarship was established to provide financial support to nursing students from Green County, WI.
This scholarship was established to provide financial support to nursing students from Green County, WI.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who are from Green County, WI
The Carrie Jones Cady Scholarship was established to help a needy and outstanding student majoring in Professional Art (Applied Art), and who, upon graduation, intends to engage in some type of commercial art work.
The Carrie Jones Cady Scholarship was established to help a needy and outstanding student majoring in Professional Art (Applied Art), and who, upon graduation, intends to engage in some type of commercial art work.
Outstanding undergraduate students with an interest in professional (commercial) art.
This scholarship is awarded to students entering the nursing major, with a preference for residents of either Oneida or Iron County, WI.
This scholarship is awarded to students entering the nursing major, with a preference for residents of either Oneida or Iron County, WI.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing; preference for residents of either Oneida or Iron County, WI
This fund awards two $500 scholarships annually to undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
This fund awards two $500 scholarships annually to undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The scholarship is awarded to two students who show promise and ability in his or her studies.
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Virginia Tenuta and her late sister, Catherine. Both received bachelor's degrees from the University of Wisconsin--Virginia's from the School of Education and Catherine's from the...
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Virginia Tenuta and her late sister, Catherine. Both received bachelor's degrees from the University of Wisconsin--Virginia's from the School of Education and Catherine's from the College of Letters and Sciences. Both later completed master's degrees. Virginia taught in the Wausau and Kenosha public schools, with much of her career spent in guidance counseling. Catherine taught at Marquette University, at the UW Extension Centers in Kenosha, Racine, and Milwaukee, and in the Kenosha public schools.
Full-time undergraduate students who show a high degree of promise in their chosen field of study who have demonstrated achievement in high school or at the university, and have made volunteer contributions to school, community, or church. Preference for students who do not meet requirements for federal college assistance such as Pell Grants and are below the definition of high income family. Preference for students from Kenosha County.
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Virginia Tenuta and her late sister, Catherine. Both received bachelor's degrees from the University of Wisconsin--Virginia's from the School of Education and Catherine's from...
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Virginia Tenuta and her late sister, Catherine. Both received bachelor's degrees from the University of Wisconsin--Virginia's from the School of Education and Catherine's from the College of Letters and Sciences. Both later completed master's degrees. Virginia taught in the Wausau and Kenosha public schools, with much of her career spent in guidance counseling. Catherine taught at Marquette University, at the UW Extension Centers in Kenosha, Racine, and Milwaukee, and in the Kenosha public schools.
Full-time undergraduate students who show a high degree of promise in their chosen field of study who have demonstrated achievement in high school or at the university, and have made volunteer contributions to school, community, or church. Preference for students who do not meet requirements for federal college assistance such as Pell Grants and are below the definition of high income family. Preference for students from Kenosha County.
Selected by Minority Programs Committee
Selected by Minority Programs Committee
The Cedric and Ethel Parker Scholarship Fund supports an annual scholarship for undergraduate students of merit in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Mrs. Parker was a proud graduate of the School ('28) and the Parkers were loyal supporters...
The Cedric and Ethel Parker Scholarship Fund supports an annual scholarship for undergraduate students of merit in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Mrs. Parker was a proud graduate of the School ('28) and the Parkers were loyal supporters of and greatly involved in the University.
This award is given to recognize academic merit and potential for success in the field.
This scholarship was created with funds from the Charles Eckburg Trusts to support students in one of three ways: (1) baccalaureate seniors enrolled in the Honors Program in Nursing and pursuing their honors thesis, (2) graduate students enrolled in the...
This scholarship was created with funds from the Charles Eckburg Trusts to support students in one of three ways: (1) baccalaureate seniors enrolled in the Honors Program in Nursing and pursuing their honors thesis, (2) graduate students enrolled in the DNP Program (seeking preparation for advanced nursing practice positions), and (3) Graduate Students enrolled in the Doctoral Program in Nursing and pursuing their dissertation research.
(1) baccalaureate seniors enrolled in the Honors Program in Nursing and pursuing their honors thesis, (2) graduate students enrolled in the DNP Program (seeking preparation for advanced nursing practice positions), and (3) Graduate Students enrolled in the Doctoral Program in Nursing and pursuing their dissertation research.
This scholarship was established by a bequest from the estate of Marjorie Bringe in honor of her father, Charles Anspach, who was president of Central Michigan University in the 1930s. Ms. Bringe received bachelor's and master's degrees in history...
This scholarship was established by a bequest from the estate of Marjorie Bringe in honor of her father, Charles Anspach, who was president of Central Michigan University in the 1930s. Ms. Bringe received bachelor's and master's degrees in history from UW-Madison.
Undergraduates enrolled in teacher education programs
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.
This fund was established on February 9, 1973 as a request within the Last Will & Testament of Charline M. Wackman dated October 19, 1961. Mary Brabyn Wackman was Charline¿s mother who preceded her death by some years. These scholarships...
This fund was established on February 9, 1973 as a request within the Last Will & Testament of Charline M. Wackman dated October 19, 1961. Mary Brabyn Wackman was Charline¿s mother who preceded her death by some years. These scholarships were established for students in the performing arts related to theatrical production.
Wisconsin resident; graduate and undergraduate; show evidence of significant participation in speech and drama; good academic standing
Ms. Charline Z. Larson established this scholarship to provide support to nursing students. She was a 1935 graduate of the School of Nursing and had a long career in health care. In her later years she worked as a...
Ms. Charline Z. Larson established this scholarship to provide support to nursing students. She was a 1935 graduate of the School of Nursing and had a long career in health care. In her later years she worked as a volunteer at University Hospital and Clinics.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Study areas: education and special education
Study areas: education and special education
Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who enrolled at an accredited school and is the child, wife, or widow of a veteran; granddaughters and great-granddaughters of veterans are eligible if they are American Legion Auxiliary members. Minimum 3.2 GPA and financial need required.
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 is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate students studying abroad on a UW-Madison Study Abroad Program in China, Hong Kong or Taiwan. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Prior study of Chinese language is desirable,...
This scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate students studying abroad on a UW-Madison Study Abroad Program in China, Hong Kong or Taiwan. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Prior study of Chinese language is desirable, but not required. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to a UW-Madison study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018.
Minimum 3.0 Cumulative GPA; degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate student studying abroad on a UW-Madison Study Abroad Program in China, Hong Kong or Taiwan. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to a UW-Madison study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018. Essay required.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen.
Any SoHE major. Preference given to freshman women.
Support students in the College of Engineering who are in need of and deserving of financial aid; preference given to students in the Department of Mining and Metallurgy/ Material Science and Engineering.
Support students in the College of Engineering who are in need of and deserving of financial aid; preference given to students in the Department of Mining and Metallurgy/ Material Science and Engineering.
Current MS&E Undergrad student
To celebrate their fortieth anniversary, members of the Class of 1947 contributed funds to establish an undergraduate award for excellence.The fund is to be given to a senior nursing student upon graduation as an award to honor nursing excellence. The...
To celebrate their fortieth anniversary, members of the Class of 1947 contributed funds to establish an undergraduate award for excellence.The fund is to be given to a senior nursing student upon graduation as an award to honor nursing excellence. The class has continued to make contributions to the fund over the years to this scholarship to financially support students selected for their scholastic achievement.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship was created by gifts from members of the School of Nursing Class of 1951. It was started with gifts in memory of classmates who died and was added to over the years by the class--including gifts to celebrate...
This scholarship was created by gifts from members of the School of Nursing Class of 1951. It was started with gifts in memory of classmates who died and was added to over the years by the class--including gifts to celebrate its 50th reunion.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Number of awards and amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Number of awards and amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
The Heinlein Family established this fund in honor of their son who was pursuing communication arts as a major at the time of his tragic death. Their hope is that "another young man or a young woman from the...
The Heinlein Family established this fund in honor of their son who was pursuing communication arts as a major at the time of his tragic death. Their hope is that "another young man or a young woman from the East Coast with Chris's qualities ---joie de vivre, love of family and friends, creativity, humor, and kindness---will have the chance to attend the University of Wisconsin at Madison and graduate with a degree in Communication Arts with the help of the Christopher Neal Heinlein Memorial Scholarship Fund."
This scholarship fund provides one-time awards to sophomores, juniors, and seniors who have been admitted to the Communication Arts major. Applicants should demonstrate the following character traits: good-natured, kind, personable, a sense of humor, hard working, and an interest in the arts. Academic and artistic achievement as well as financial need are considered. Preference will be given to students who come from urban areas of the east coast. Past recipients may apply.
Keith Harris Wyche was a 1989 graduate of the Communication Arts Department. This scholarship was set up in his honor by his parents, James H. and Karen F. Wyche, and his brothers, Gregory W. and Jonathan M. Wyche.
Keith Harris Wyche was a 1989 graduate of the Communication Arts Department. This scholarship was set up in his honor by his parents, James H. and Karen F. Wyche, and his brothers, Gregory W. and Jonathan M. Wyche.
This scholarship fund provides one-time awards to sophomores, juniors, and seniors who have been admitted to the Communication Arts major and have at least a 2.8 GPA in their major coursework. Students from underrepresented populations or who have financial need will be given preference.
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.
Scholarship for a full-time student following a continuous progression from high school through undergraduate baccalaureate work; accepted into the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; entering junior or senior year; cumulative GPA of at least 2.500; financial need; permanent residence...
Scholarship for a full-time student following a continuous progression from high school through undergraduate baccalaureate work; accepted into the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering; entering junior or senior year; cumulative GPA of at least 2.500; financial need; permanent residence in (1) Central Wisconsin communities of Wisconsin Rapids and surrounding areas, (2) Northern Wisconsin; or (3) Wisconsin.
Tuition grants are offered each term to support adults who have experienced a significant break in their formal education and do not qualify for federal financial aid or scholarships due to their part-time enrollment status.
Tuition grants are offered each term to support adults who have experienced a significant break in their formal education and do not qualify for federal financial aid or scholarships due to their part-time enrollment status.
Applicants must be returning adult students with a significant break in their formal education of five or more years. This includes degree-seeking students enrolled less than half-time and non-degree University Special students not eligible for financial aid. (Dissertators and full-time degree seeking students are not eligible.) Student must demonstrate financial need as indicated within the application. Recipients will be selected primarily on the basis of financial need, clearly expressed educational goals and significant interruption (usually five years or more) in formal education. The balancing of such factors as number of degrees already completed, length of interruption in education, proximity to completion of educational goal, recent academic performance and other indications of potential academic success at UW-Madison will result in the allocation of grants as funds allow. Priority given to those who are on a path to earn a first undergraduate degree, including those currently in special student status.
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.
One semester scholarship for a student registered in any engineering major whose academic performance demonstrates competence and potential; contributions to community and/or university; preference to students from large families; experience in rural schools and communities with connection to Rural Electric...
One semester scholarship for a student registered in any engineering major whose academic performance demonstrates competence and potential; contributions to community and/or university; preference to students from large families; experience in rural schools and communities with connection to Rural Electric Assn. Coop All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Scholarship for an engineering undergraduate student with financial need who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance
Scholarship for an engineering undergraduate student with financial need who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance Applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Applicants must be UW-Madison undergraduates studying abroad for at least one semester on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
Applicants must be UW-Madison undergraduates studying abroad for at least one semester on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs. Selection will be based on applicants' academic records, involvement, and essays. Demonstrated interest in the host country (through language and/or area studies coursework, for example) and commitment to learn about and share with other cultures are essential. Additional consideration may be given to students on exchange programs with foreign language requirements or with coursework offered in languages other than English. Preference will be given to BBA and Certificate in Business students.
The Curti Prize is awarded for the best historical essay of term-paper size and scope, written by an undergraduate non-major.
The Curti Prize is awarded for the best historical essay of term-paper size and scope, written by an undergraduate non-major.
Applicants must not be history majors. Essays must be at least 10-15 pages in length and written for a history course.
This scholarship is one of a number of scholarships available to non-traditional or returning adult students. In particular, it supports women returning to school to complete their undergraduate or graduate degrees.
This scholarship is one of a number of scholarships available to non-traditional or returning adult students. In particular, it supports women returning to school to complete their undergraduate or graduate degrees.
To be eligible for award consideration, an applicant must be 1) female; 2) in financial need; 3) possessing academic merit; 4) returning to school after some break in education; 5) admitted to an undergraduate or graduate degree program; and 6) a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or other eligible non-citizen. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
Mechanical Engineering major
Mechanical Engineering major Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
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.
Students in the School of Education with financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Services) who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance.
Students in the School of Education with financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Services) who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance.
Students in the School of Education with financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Services) who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance.
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.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Daughters of Demeter. The Daughters of Demeter is an organization of those who share an interest in agriculture and a commitment to education and service.
This CALS scholarship is provided by The Daughters of Demeter. The Daughters of Demeter is an organization of those who share an interest in agriculture and a commitment to education and service.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships.
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.
Applicants must be declared psychology majors.
Applicants must be declared psychology majors. Applicants must have a career interest in psychological research.
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.
Leta Williams was a graduate of the Methodist Kahler School of Nursing in Rochester, Minnesota in 1925. She married Dr. David Williams, a graduate of the UW-Madison School of Medicine in 1930. She was a past president of the Dane...
Leta Williams was a graduate of the Methodist Kahler School of Nursing in Rochester, Minnesota in 1925. She married Dr. David Williams, a graduate of the UW-Madison School of Medicine in 1930. She was a past president of the Dane County Medical Auxiliary and a past secretary of the State Medical Auxiliary. Dr. Williams preceded his wife in death in 1981 and Leta Williams died in 1999 at the age of 95 at the Meriter Health Care Center.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Scholarship given in recognition of superior performance in project work relating to industrial control systems by students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Scholarship given in recognition of superior performance in project work relating to industrial control systems by students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
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.
Mechanical Engineering major; U.S. Citizen; Wisconsin resident; graduate of a Wisconsin High School; top 10% of class; financial need
Mechanical Engineering major; U.S. Citizen; Wisconsin resident; graduate of a Wisconsin High School; top 10% of class; financial need Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
This scholarship was established by the family of Dean H. Wessels and is awarded to a student who is interested in the care of cancer patients.
This scholarship was established by the family of Dean H. Wessels and is awarded to a student who is interested in the care of cancer patients.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who have an interest in oncology nursing
Undergraduate student enrolled in engineering; minimum 3.000 cum GPA
Undergraduate student enrolled in engineering; minimum 3.000 cum GPA Applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The School of Nursing Dean's Scholarship is awarded to minority students entering or enrolled in the nursing major.
The School of Nursing Dean's Scholarship is awarded to minority students entering or enrolled in the nursing major.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship was established in 2012 by the Dean Clinic and St. Mary's Hospital. The purpose of this scholarship is to support undergraduate students in the School of Nursing who have a demonstrated financial need. The intent of the Great...
This scholarship was established in 2012 by the Dean Clinic and St. Mary's Hospital. The purpose of this scholarship is to support undergraduate students in the School of Nursing who have a demonstrated financial need. The intent of the Great People Scholarship is to make a meaningful financial contribution toward the costs of deserving students who would not otherwise be able to attend the University of Wisconsin - Madison.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Merit based scholarship given to a declared economics major.
Merit based scholarship given to a declared economics major.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities. The Delta Gamma Alumnae Association established this annual scholarship program.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities. The Delta Gamma Alumnae Association established this annual scholarship program.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have a disability, with preference given to students with visual impairments.
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.
The Denice Denton Scholarships supports one continuing student for a one time award of $1500.
The Denice Denton Scholarships supports one continuing student for a one time award of $1500.
Continuing engineering undergraduate students who are underrepresented in engineering, including women of all ethnicities, African-American, Latina/o, Southeast Asian, Native American/Hawaiian Native/Alaskan Native, and Pacific Islander students. Criteria include a minimum GPA 2.8, U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Selection is based on the quality of application and recommendation.
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.
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support to undergraduate students in the School of Nursing who have a demonstrated financial need.
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support to undergraduate students in the School of Nursing who have a demonstrated financial need.
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.
Mechanical Engineering student; 1/2 awards to female students
Mechanical Engineering student; 1/2 awards to female students Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
The fund will provide financial support to undergraduate and graduate students within the Department of Material Science and Engineering.
The fund will provide financial support to undergraduate and graduate students within the Department of Material Science and Engineering.
Current MS&E undergraduate and graduate student Current MS&E undergraduate and graduate student
Michael and Angela Madalon established the Dolores Stickel and Helen Madalon Great People Nursing Scholarship in honor of their mothers to assist students enrolled in the School of Nursing whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the...
Michael and Angela Madalon established the Dolores Stickel and Helen Madalon Great People Nursing Scholarship in honor of their mothers to assist students enrolled in the School of Nursing whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs involved with attending UW-Madison. The fund's annual distributable amounts shall be used to provide scholarship support to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Nursing who have financial need.
The fund shall be used to provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The fund shall be used to provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Preference is given to students showing financial need that are on the journalism track.
The Donald H. Stoffels UW-Madison Student Advertising Club Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Donald H. Stoffels UW-Madison Student Advertising Club Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The fund support students of excellent academic standing who demonstrate financial need and a commitment to the field of advertising through jobs, internships, extracurricular activities, and involvement in the UW-Madison Student Ad Club.
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.
Wisconsin resident with financial need. Preference given to females.
Wisconsin resident with financial need. Preference given to females.
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.
Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be physics majors.
Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be physics majors. Eligible candidates for this scholarship must demonstrate both academic excellence and financial need.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Dr. William & Luella Mortenson.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Dr. William & Luella Mortenson.
Any SoHE major.
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.
The Dudley P. Howe Memorial Scholarship in the Arts was established as a gift/bequest from alumni and friends.
The Dudley P. Howe Memorial Scholarship in the Arts was established as a gift/bequest from alumni and friends.
Undergraduate students in Art or Art Education
Scholarship for MS&E Students;
Scholarship for MS&E Students;
Current MS&E Undergraduate Student
Applicants must submit a complete application form; a copy of official transcript; recommendation of adviser or instructor which should address scholastic ability, professional potential, applicable work experience, extra-curricular activities, financial need and other relevant information.
Applicants must submit a complete application form; a copy of official transcript; recommendation of adviser or instructor which should address scholastic ability, professional potential, applicable work experience, extra-curricular activities, financial need and other relevant information.
Applicant must have completed a minimum of one (1) year in an accredited post high school undergraduate degree or diploma program (university, college, or technical college) in Wisconsin or an out-of-state school with a reciprocity enrollment agreement with Wisconsin.Enrolled in a dairy science, food science, environmental sanitation or closely related major
Priority should be given to underrepresented students with a specific interest in dual language certified who show interest in working in early childhood educational settings. Preference for students who do not meet requirements for federal college assistance such as Pell...
Priority should be given to underrepresented students with a specific interest in dual language certified who show interest in working in early childhood educational settings. Preference for students who do not meet requirements for federal college assistance such as Pell Grants and are below the definition of high income family.
Undergraduate in early childhood education (special education or elementary education); underrepresented students; with need. All School committee
This scholarship is for Accounting majors who study abroad on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs
This scholarship is for Accounting majors who study abroad on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs
Recipients must be Accounting majors studying abroad on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs. All Accounting majors may receive this award.
This scholarship was donated for awards to economics majors with Wisconsin residency.
This scholarship was donated for awards to economics majors with Wisconsin residency.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria: 1. Wisconsin residency, as determined by UW. 2. Be a declared Economics major. 3. Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. 4. Will be enrolled on a full-time basis for spring semester following application. Consideration shall be given to both financial need and academic merit.
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.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities, established by David W. Adams in memory of his step-father, a 1924 graduate of the School of Commerce.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities, established by David W. Adams in memory of his step-father, a 1924 graduate of the School of Commerce.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have a disability.
GPA 3.3 minimun
GPA 3.3 minimun
Current ME undergraduate student Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
This scholarship was established by a gift from Edwin (B.S. '37, chemistry) and Kathryn Larsen.
This scholarship was established by a gift from Edwin (B.S. '37, chemistry) and Kathryn Larsen.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry; have a GPA of at least 3.0.; and are residents of Wisconsin. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering or Engineering Physics programs. Award alternates between EP and ME. Based on academic merit
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering or Engineering Physics programs. Award alternates between EP and ME. Based on academic merit
The Wisconsin Agri-Business Association believes in the future of Wisconsin agriculture and its unlimited potential. One major reason for this is because of the outstanding young people we have entering our industry.
The Wisconsin Agri-Business Association believes in the future of Wisconsin agriculture and its unlimited potential. One major reason for this is because of the outstanding young people we have entering our industry.
Applicants must be Wisconsin residents who have completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a Wisconsin postsecondary institution. They must be enrolled in or plan to pursue a career in an agriculture-related subject and must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher. Preference is given to the children of WASA members and the children of WASA company employees. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership skills and financial need.
The Eleanor S. Hicks Scholarship was established by Stratton E. Hicks in honor of his wife, and is supported by their son, Harold, and daughter, Dr. Judith Stiehm. In the 1920's, Mrs. Hicks traveled from Sterling, Kansas, to Madison...
The Eleanor S. Hicks Scholarship was established by Stratton E. Hicks in honor of his wife, and is supported by their son, Harold, and daughter, Dr. Judith Stiehm. In the 1920's, Mrs. Hicks traveled from Sterling, Kansas, to Madison in order to pursue a teaching degree at UW-Madison-a courageous move at the time and evidence of her commitment to education. She graduated in 1930 with a degree in physical education, which she taught at an elementary school in Michigan for three years before moving back to Madison. Mrs. Hicks, who passed away in 2000 at the age of 93, was an active community volunteer and strong supporter of education throughout her life.
Undergraduate enrolled in the Physical Education program with preference given to a female student
This scholarship was established by friends and relatives of Elizabeth Andrew who was a Madison West High School student at the time of her death in 1961, and a patient at University Hospital. The scholarship provides support to undergraduate...
This scholarship was established by friends and relatives of Elizabeth Andrew who was a Madison West High School student at the time of her death in 1961, and a patient at University Hospital. The scholarship provides support to undergraduate nursing students.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Applicants must be female students majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering and have a GPA of 3.0.
Applicants must be female students majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering and have a GPA of 3.0.
The Elizabeth Sewell Scholarship in Art Metals was established in 2001 by the late William H. Sewell, UW Professor Emeritus of Sociology and former University Chancellor. The award honors his wife, Elizabeth Sewell, who began her career as an...
The Elizabeth Sewell Scholarship in Art Metals was established in 2001 by the late William H. Sewell, UW Professor Emeritus of Sociology and former University Chancellor. The award honors his wife, Elizabeth Sewell, who began her career as an artist in 1962 when she took jewelry-making classes at the Madison Area Technical College. Several years later she enrolled in the art metals program at the University. The jewelry and small sculptures she created won numerous awards.
Undergraduates studying art metals
Any SoHE major. Preference given to students who had been a 4-H club member, and/or who served as a junior club leader.
Any SoHE major. Preference given to students who had been a 4-H club member, and/or who served as a junior club leader.
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.
The Elizabeth Waters Memorial Scholarship was established to honor Ms. Waters, a former Regent of the University and a member of the Regents' Committee on Physical Education which assisted in the formation of the Department of Physical Education for Women.
The Elizabeth Waters Memorial Scholarship was established to honor Ms. Waters, a former Regent of the University and a member of the Regents' Committee on Physical Education which assisted in the formation of the Department of Physical Education for Women.
Female undergraduates majoring in teacher education curriculum or physical education or dance. Evidence of being active in extra curricular activities and must have a 2.75 overall GPA and at least a 3.25 in department work. Financial need and merit are considered.
The Elizabeth and Elaine Terry and Lorraine Schuette Nursing Scholarship Fund was established by Michael and Angela Madalon to provide scholarship support to students enrolled at the UW-Madison School of Nursing. This fund was created in memory of cousins...
The Elizabeth and Elaine Terry and Lorraine Schuette Nursing Scholarship Fund was established by Michael and Angela Madalon to provide scholarship support to students enrolled at the UW-Madison School of Nursing. This fund was created in memory of cousins Elizabeth and Elaine Terry and family friend Lorraine Schuette, all of whom were nurses. Students eligible for the scholarship must be from Baraboo or Sauk County and preferably have financial need.
Any SoHe major.
Any SoHe major.
This scholarship was established by Mr. Thomas J. Walton in memory of his wife, Ellen, who passed away from ovarian cancer. Preference is given to students interested in pursuing a career in obstetric gynecological oncology nursing
This scholarship was established by Mr. Thomas J. Walton in memory of his wife, Ellen, who passed away from ovarian cancer. Preference is given to students interested in pursuing a career in obstetric gynecological oncology nursing
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing; preference is given to students interested in pursuing a career in obstetric gynecological oncology nursing
Merit scholarships to undergraduate Mechanical Engineering students; Wisconsin residents
Merit scholarships to undergraduate Mechanical Engineering students; Wisconsin residents Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
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.
Awarded to students in either the School of Human Ecology or the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Preference given to students from rural backgrounds.
Awarded to students in either the School of Human Ecology or the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Preference given to students from rural backgrounds.
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 SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Emma Jordre.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Emma Jordre.
Outstanding students majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design or Interior Architecture.
The Endowment of Undergraduate Excellence fund was created through the generosity of multiple donors in 1997 at the University of Wisconsin Foundation. This College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) fund is used to support CALS students in a...
The Endowment of Undergraduate Excellence fund was created through the generosity of multiple donors in 1997 at the University of Wisconsin Foundation. This College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) fund is used to support CALS students in a variety of ways with the purpose of enhancing their undergraduate experiences beyond the classroom; this support includes scholarships for students participating in international and study abroad programs and internships.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships.
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.
Scholarship support for sophomore (2nd year) students in engineering who are unable to attend UW-Madison without financial assistance
Scholarship support for sophomore (2nd year) students in engineering who are unable to attend UW-Madison without financial assistance Applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
Undergrad or grad scholarships in ME
Undergrad or grad scholarships in ME
Mechanical Engineering major Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
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 Ethel J. Odegard Scholarship was established by a bequest to the UW Foundation for student scholarships. Ms. Odegard was a nurse from Whitewater, Wisconsin. Because of her appreciation of the fine arts, Ms. Odegard established scholarships for...
The Ethel J. Odegard Scholarship was established by a bequest to the UW Foundation for student scholarships. Ms. Odegard was a nurse from Whitewater, Wisconsin. Because of her appreciation of the fine arts, Ms. Odegard established scholarships for art students (undergraduate or graduate).
Undergraduates majoring in art selected on the basis of need and scholastic ability who in Ms. Odegard's words "strive to be industrious and good citizens."
This scholarship was established from the Ethel K. Allen Charitable Remainder Trust and the Ethel K. Allen Trust, memorializing her husband, Oscar N. Allen and herself. Scholarships are awarded to registered nurses who are matriculating for a baccalaureate degree...
This scholarship was established from the Ethel K. Allen Charitable Remainder Trust and the Ethel K. Allen Trust, memorializing her husband, Oscar N. Allen and herself. Scholarships are awarded to registered nurses who are matriculating for a baccalaureate degree in nursing at UW-Madison.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing RN baccalaureate completion degree program
This scholarship was established by Ethel Odegard, who earned a BS from the UW-Madison School of Nursing in 1919. Ms. Odegard had a distinguished career in Nursing and Nursing education. Originally from Wisconsin, Miss Odegard was for many years the...
This scholarship was established by Ethel Odegard, who earned a BS from the UW-Madison School of Nursing in 1919. Ms. Odegard had a distinguished career in Nursing and Nursing education. Originally from Wisconsin, Miss Odegard was for many years the executive secretary of the Nurses¿ Examining Board of the District of Columbia.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities, established by the late Ethelmae S. Merriam.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities, established by the late Ethelmae S. Merriam.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have a disability, with preference given to students with learning and psychological disabilities, AD/HD and autism spectrum disorders.
Eugene Herscher endowed this scholarship fund in 2002 to provide undergraduate scholarship support to women students at UW-Madison.
Eugene Herscher endowed this scholarship fund in 2002 to provide undergraduate scholarship support to women students at UW-Madison.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry; have a GPA of at least 3.0.; and demonstrate financial need. This scholarship gives preference to women students. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
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.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving incoming freshman. Must be a Wisconsin resident. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving incoming freshman. Must be a Wisconsin resident. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
High achieving incoming freshmen with financial need. Incoming freshmen prospects are first evaluated using information contained in the admissions application and then matched to donor criteria. The College of Letters & Science values academic excellence, community service, leadership, diversity, strength of character, and creative accomplishment.
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 $1000 scholarship will be awarded annually to a meritorious student of Economics.
This $1000 scholarship will be awarded annually to a meritorious student of Economics.
Student must have a GPA of at least 3.0 in all completed coursework of the degree and the Econ major and be a full-time continuing student for at least two semesters following the award. Must have a declared Economics major within the College of Letters and Science.
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.
Applicants must be Farmers Union members and their children in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota and Wisconsin; and high school seniors, college students or non-traditional students seeking funding to attend either a two or four-year accredited college, university or technical school...
Applicants must be Farmers Union members and their children in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota and Wisconsin; and high school seniors, college students or non-traditional students seeking funding to attend either a two or four-year accredited college, university or technical school for any area of study.
Applicants must submit a completed application form; copy of high school/college transcripts; letters of recommendation from a Farmer Union leader and from a teacher or professor; a three-page written essay.
Must be a Women in Mechanical Engineering group member.
Must be a Women in Mechanical Engineering group member. Must be a Women in Mechanical Engineering group member.
This fund supports undergraduate women majoring in physics or astronomy. Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be physics majors.
This fund supports undergraduate women majoring in physics or astronomy. Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be physics majors.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving Junior or Senior. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving Junior or Senior. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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 Ferdinand Plaenert.
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Ferdinand Plaenert.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Scholarship for BME undergraduate students
Scholarship for BME undergraduate students
Current BME Undergraduate Student Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate student enrolled in Biomedical Engineering major
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.
The Fest Family wishes to enhance undergraduate education and unique experiential learning opportunites in the hopes of creating a prosporous future for those interested in the dairy industry. CALS students majoring in Dairy Science benfit greatly from the generosity...
The Fest Family wishes to enhance undergraduate education and unique experiential learning opportunites in the hopes of creating a prosporous future for those interested in the dairy industry. CALS students majoring in Dairy Science benfit greatly from the generosity of the Fest Family.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS majoring in Dairy Science who are participating in study abroad experiences.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering.
One-semester scholarship for a student enrolled in any engineering major; preference to students from Northern Wisconsin
One-semester scholarship for a student enrolled in any engineering major; preference to students from Northern Wisconsin All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The Florence A. and Albert E. Koch Scholarship was established with a bequest from the estate of Albert E. Koch of Lone Rock, Wisconsin. Mr. Koch was a graduate of the UW-Madison Law School class of 1942. His wife, Florence,...
The Florence A. and Albert E. Koch Scholarship was established with a bequest from the estate of Albert E. Koch of Lone Rock, Wisconsin. Mr. Koch was a graduate of the UW-Madison Law School class of 1942. His wife, Florence, obtained a Master's Degree in Social Work in 1953 and was a social worker administrator for almost 40 years. This scholarship was established to provide support for nursing students.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship is in memory of Robert W. Flugum who was born in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin on June 12, 1924. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1948 with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. His work...
This scholarship is in memory of Robert W. Flugum who was born in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin on June 12, 1924. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1948 with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. His work was primarily concerned with applications, design testing and standardizing activities of power transmission and distribution equipment. In 1977, he was awarded a Distinguished Service Citation from the University of Wisconsin for his leadership in the nation's electric power research programs. Following a brief illness, Mr. Flugum died on February 26, 1998 at the age of 73.
Scholarship for an electrical engineering student who has completed a course in power engineering. Preference to US citizens with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.
FLAS fellowships are funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the UW's National Resource Centers to assist students in acquiring foreign language and either area or international studies competencies. FLAS awards are only available for specific languages...
FLAS fellowships are funded by the U.S. Department of Education and administered by the UW's National Resource Centers to assist students in acquiring foreign language and either area or international studies competencies. FLAS awards are only available for specific languages and are contingent on federal funding.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens, nationals, or permanent residents of the United States. Applications by students in professional fields are encouraged. Preference will be given to applicants with a high level of academic ability and with previous language training.
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
The Frances Shuter Taylor Scholarship is made possible by a gift fund established in 1999 by Mrs. Taylor and her husband, Bradley. Both are graduates of UW-Madison, Mrs. Taylor from the School of Education and Mr. Taylor from the...
The Frances Shuter Taylor Scholarship is made possible by a gift fund established in 1999 by Mrs. Taylor and her husband, Bradley. Both are graduates of UW-Madison, Mrs. Taylor from the School of Education and Mr. Taylor from the School of Business. Retired from careers in international banking, the Taylors now reside in Madison. Mrs. Taylor is an emerita member of the School's Board of Visitors.
Undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds who show academic promise and are from the greater Milwaukee area. Preference will be give to students affiliated with the School of Education Minority Students Program Office.
Dr. Henry Nettesheim is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he received a BS degree in electrical engineering in 1946. The scholarship was created in memory of his friend Frances, a 1945 graduate of the University...
Dr. Henry Nettesheim is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he received a BS degree in electrical engineering in 1946. The scholarship was created in memory of his friend Frances, a 1945 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Frances Z. Cumbee Scholarship was made possible by the late Frances Cumbee. Professor Cumbee established a trust fund for scholarships to be given to undergraduate students pursuing teacher certification in the School of Education. Professor Cumbee served...
The Frances Z. Cumbee Scholarship was made possible by the late Frances Cumbee. Professor Cumbee established a trust fund for scholarships to be given to undergraduate students pursuing teacher certification in the School of Education. Professor Cumbee served on the faculty of the School of Education for 42 years, retiring as an emeritus professor from the Department of Kinesiology in 1987.
Undergraduate students pursuing teacher certification, Students selected for these awards should be outstanding in scholarship, leadership, dedication, perception and decorum. Although the scholarships shall be available to all students in the School of Education who best meet these criteria, priority shall be given to those students studying to become certified to teach physical education.
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 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.
The Frank Thayer and Virginia Hill Thayer Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Frank Thayer and Virginia Hill Thayer Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Special consideration is given to students in financial need and of good character.
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.
The Fund was established September 30, 1978 by Mrs. Florence Eldridge March to honor her late husband Fredric March. It is available to graduate and undergraduate students who have achieved outstanding accomplishments as a Theatre & Drama major
The Fund was established September 30, 1978 by Mrs. Florence Eldridge March to honor her late husband Fredric March. It is available to graduate and undergraduate students who have achieved outstanding accomplishments as a Theatre & Drama major
Undergraduate or graduate; outstanding accomplishments as a Theatre & Drama major
This scholarship is awarded to talented students in "Technical Theatre", preferably in scene design, but not limited to that.
This scholarship is awarded to talented students in "Technical Theatre", preferably in scene design, but not limited to that.
undergraduate, focusing in any area of technical theatre
This scholarship supports a graduate student in the UW - Madison School of Nursing demonstrating a financial need and specializing in either heart disease/cardiology or diabetes. Roger Dunekacke established this scholarship in memory of his wife's parents.
This scholarship supports a graduate student in the UW - Madison School of Nursing demonstrating a financial need and specializing in either heart disease/cardiology or diabetes. Roger Dunekacke established this scholarship in memory of his wife's parents.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Full Compass signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the University of Wisconsin Foundation to establish this scholarship fund. The goal for this scholarship program is to "Keep the Arts in Wisconsin" and to help support those continuing their arts education.
Full Compass signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the University of Wisconsin Foundation to establish this scholarship fund. The goal for this scholarship program is to "Keep the Arts in Wisconsin" and to help support those continuing their arts education.
Undergraduate students with the intention to pursue or have declared a major in Theatre & Drama; Preference for 1st or 2nd year WI resident
Mechanical Engineering major with an interest in solar energy; preference to students from Northern Wisconsin
Mechanical Engineering major with an interest in solar energy; preference to students from Northern Wisconsin Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
Scholarship designed to honor former chair of the Art Department, Phil Hamilton, and to support undergraduate or graduate students in graphic design.
Scholarship designed to honor former chair of the Art Department, Phil Hamilton, and to support undergraduate or graduate students in graphic design.
The GE/LNESC Scholarship Program awards $5,000 scholarships to qualified minority students who are enrolled as business or engineering majors. Applicants must be working towards a bachelor's degree at an accredited US college or university, and must be classified as college...
The GE/LNESC Scholarship Program awards $5,000 scholarships to qualified minority students who are enrolled as business or engineering majors. Applicants must be working towards a bachelor's degree at an accredited US college or university, and must be classified as college sophomores in the fall. The $5,000 awards will be divided into two equal disbursements made in the fall and spring. Scholarship awards are sent directly to the recipient¿s college or university and deposited in the recipient¿s name. The funds will be allocated toward the payment of tuition and academic fees, and the purchase of required educational materials and books. The school is custodian of the funds and will disburse the award consistent with the purpose of this program.
Must be a minority student pursuing full-time studies leading to a bachelors degree at an accredited college or university in the U.S. Must be classified as a college sophomore in the fall semester. Must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.25 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent. Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. Must be a business or engineering major.
These are annual scholarships to students majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Preference is given to students who graduated from high schools in Eau Claire, Chippewa, Dunn or neighboring counties in west and central Wisconsin.
These are annual scholarships to students majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Preference is given to students who graduated from high schools in Eau Claire, Chippewa, Dunn or neighboring counties in west and central Wisconsin.
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 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.
The purpose of this fund is to provide student scholarships, fellowships, and support programs and services within the Dance department.
The purpose of this fund is to provide student scholarships, fellowships, and support programs and services within the Dance department.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Genevieve Hicks Frost.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Genevieve Hicks Frost.
Any SoHE major
Open to students in Geological Engineering who demonstrate academic excellence.
Open to students in Geological Engineering who demonstrate academic excellence.
Must be Geological Engineering Major
The George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship was established in honor of Dairy Science Emeritus Professor George Shook, and assists undergraduate students participating in international study abroad experiences.
The George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship was established in honor of Dairy Science Emeritus Professor George Shook, and assists undergraduate students participating in international study abroad experiences.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships. Major eligibility in order of preference: Dairy Science, Animal Science, Agronomy; Food Science; Horticulture and Soil Science. Recipient must be in good academic standing.
This fund was established in memory of George J. Ziarnik (B.S. '57, chemistry) who pursued a career as a research chemist at Exxon.
This fund was established in memory of George J. Ziarnik (B.S. '57, chemistry) who pursued a career as a research chemist at Exxon.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
The George Joseph Cramer Scholarship was established in 2000 by the Art Department with contributions made in memory of Professor Cramer's son who died suddenly.
The George Joseph Cramer Scholarship was established in 2000 by the Art Department with contributions made in memory of Professor Cramer's son who died suddenly.
Undergraduate in the Art Department, specifically a student working in glass.
The George Koeppel Scholarship was established by the late Charlotte E. Zinns in honor of her father, a grade school principal in Milwaukee. Award given to worthy, needy students with preference given for Milwaukee County prospective students who wish...
The George Koeppel Scholarship was established by the late Charlotte E. Zinns in honor of her father, a grade school principal in Milwaukee. Award given to worthy, needy students with preference given for Milwaukee County prospective students who wish to teach in elementary schools.
Preference given to prospective elementary teachers from Milwaukee County. Financial need is considered. Full-time undergraduates in the School of Education who intend to become elementary school teachers. Scholarships are awarded based on a student's academic record, need, and the department's recommendation.
Selected by Minority Programs Committee
Selected by Minority Programs Committee
Scholarships for undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering.
Scholarships for undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering. Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
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 who are studying abroad or participating in international internships. Minimum GPA of 2.0 required.
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
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics or Astronautics based on academic merit
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics or Astronautics based on academic merit
This $2,000 scholarship in economics will be awarded to a declared major in Economics, including all Colleges, who is a resident of Wisconsin, not including reciprocity students. A GPA of 3.0 in all degree credits completed at the time of...
This $2,000 scholarship in economics will be awarded to a declared major in Economics, including all Colleges, who is a resident of Wisconsin, not including reciprocity students. A GPA of 3.0 in all degree credits completed at the time of application as well as in completed requirements of the Economics major. Student must be continuing at the UW-Madison on a full-time basis for the Fall term following application. Financial need considered heavily in this award, and students verifying ongoing employment while attending the university. The scholarship may be renewed for a second year if merit and need are verified by a new application.
Declared Economics major, continuing student status, enrolled full-time with verified financial need and ongoing employment. Academic merit, financial need and demonstrated work ethic are all considered. Community service is not considered work for the purposes of this application.
Established by Mr. Gerald Manville, this scholarship provides support to a Wisconsin resident in the UW-Madison School of Nursing. Preference will be given to students with a full or part-time job and who are not receiving other scholarship support. Mr....
Established by Mr. Gerald Manville, this scholarship provides support to a Wisconsin resident in the UW-Madison School of Nursing. Preference will be given to students with a full or part-time job and who are not receiving other scholarship support. Mr. Manville has a sincere appreciation for the health care professionals involved with life and death issues. He has watched family members suffer from Alzheimer's and heart disease. He is a successful banker whose perseverance, belief in his dream, and hard work paid off when he established a new bank in Buffalo, Minnesota. Providing this scholarship gives him an opportunity to give back to those who dedicate themselves to the care of others.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
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.
A monetary award in memory of Gertrude E. Slaughter, Author and widow of Professor Moses S. Slaughter 1896-1923, for undergraduate students to advance their Classical studies during the summer semester at an accredited center such as the American School in...
A monetary award in memory of Gertrude E. Slaughter, Author and widow of Professor Moses S. Slaughter 1896-1923, for undergraduate students to advance their Classical studies during the summer semester at an accredited center such as the American School in Athens or the American Academy in Rome, or to participate in an active archaeological project.
Applicants must be a declared Classics, Classical Humanities, or Latin major with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 to be eligible for this award.
Full-time students with preference to Mechanical Engineering majors; need, academic excellence and involvement in extra-curricular activities
Full-time students with preference to Mechanical Engineering majors; need, academic excellence and involvement in extra-curricular activities Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
Assist School of Education undergraduates with funding global experiences
Assist School of Education undergraduates with funding global experiences
Available to undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the School of Education. Applicants must be participants on summer 20xx study abroad programs administered through UW-Madison International Academics Programs (IAP). Funds may be used for overseas course work completed on IAP programs that will count toward the School of Education's Global Perspectives Certificate. Priority will be given to students for whom this would be their first study abroad experience, as well as for students participating on program sites in Africa, Asia, and Latin America.
The scholarship is available to an outstanding CEE student, sophomore standing or higher who has a grade point of 3.0 or higher. Other important factors include involvement in Civil Engineering Professional societies and/or volunteer activities.
The scholarship is available to an outstanding CEE student, sophomore standing or higher who has a grade point of 3.0 or higher. Other important factors include involvement in Civil Engineering Professional societies and/or volunteer activities.
Scholarship for full-time undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with financial need; good academic standing; extra-curricular involvement; and is from rural Wisconsin.
Scholarship for full-time undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with financial need; good academic standing; extra-curricular involvement; and is from rural Wisconsin.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined by SoHE to continuing student who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance. No other restrictions apply.
Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined by SoHE to continuing student who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance. No other restrictions apply.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Annual scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled in any engineering major
Annual scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled in any engineering major All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Annual scholarship for full-time engineering student in any major; primary consideration given to academic performance; U.S. Citizen
Annual scholarship for full-time engineering student in any major; primary consideration given to academic performance; U.S. Citizen All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
Current grad or undergrad students in Industrial & Systems Engineering with demonstrated passion for health and health care issues and who have a definite plan for how they would use funds to advance development and application of industrial and systems...
Current grad or undergrad students in Industrial & Systems Engineering with demonstrated passion for health and health care issues and who have a definite plan for how they would use funds to advance development and application of industrial and systems engineering to improve health systems.
Grad or undergrad students in Industrial & Systems Engineering
The Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation established this scholarship to provide support to nursing students from a Wisconsin family farm or a rural community.
The Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation established this scholarship to provide support to nursing students from a Wisconsin family farm or a rural community.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who come from a Wisconsin family farm or from a rural community in Wisconsin with a population of fewer than 20,000
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 was established to honor the years of service of Jobelle Shands, a member and officer of the Daughters of Demeter. The Daughters of Demeter is an organization of those who share an interest in agriculture and...
This CALS scholarship was established to honor the years of service of Jobelle Shands, a member and officer of the Daughters of Demeter. The Daughters of Demeter is an organization of those who share an interest in agriculture and a commitment to education and service.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships
Applicant must be a Child, Grandchild, Great-Grandchild, Step-Child, Step Grandchild, Step Great-Grandchild, wife or widow of a Veteran.
Applicant must be a Child, Grandchild, Great-Grandchild, Step-Child, Step Grandchild, Step Great-Grandchild, wife or widow of a Veteran.
Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident who enrolled at an accredited school and is the child, wife, or widow of a veteran; granddaughters and great-granddaughters of veterans are eligible if they are American Legion Auxiliary members. Minimum 3.2 GPA and financial need required.
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.
The donor wishes to assist undergraduate physics students who are Wisconsin residents with financial need, and who show exceptional promise for a future in physics.
The donor wishes to assist undergraduate physics students who are Wisconsin residents with financial need, and who show exceptional promise for a future in physics.
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.
The Samsons established the Harland E. and Faye Finley Samson Scholarship in 2000 to support returning adult undergraduate students who are majoring in secondary or post-secondary science education. Harland Samson is an emeritus professor in the School of Education...
The Samsons established the Harland E. and Faye Finley Samson Scholarship in 2000 to support returning adult undergraduate students who are majoring in secondary or post-secondary science education. Harland Samson is an emeritus professor in the School of Education and an emeritus member of its Board of Visitors. He joined the School in 1963 and retired in 1993, after having served for nine years as dean of the University's Division of Summer Sessions and Inter-College Programs. Mrs. Samson returned to school after raising a family and completed a degree in conservation biology at UW-Madison.
Returning adult student(s) (full-time or part-time) majoring in the area of secondary-school or middle-school Science Education.
The Harold P. Kurtz Journalism Scholarship was established by Harold P. Kurtz, M.S. '61, in appreciation for the education he received at the University of Wisconsin School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Harold P. Kurtz Journalism Scholarship was established by Harold P. Kurtz, M.S. '61, in appreciation for the education he received at the University of Wisconsin School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The funds from this scholarship are earmarked for financial support.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities established through the Harold W. Kirchen Endowment Fund.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities established through the Harold W. Kirchen Endowment Fund.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have a disability.
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.
Annual Scholarship for a full-time engineering student from Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington or Ozaukee County in Wisconsin. Must be unable to attend university without financial aid or loans; must have a cum GPA of 3.5 or better
Annual Scholarship for a full-time engineering student from Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington or Ozaukee County in Wisconsin. Must be unable to attend university without financial aid or loans; must have a cum GPA of 3.5 or better All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Must be a student majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design, who will be attending the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Must be a student majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design, who will be attending the Fashion Institute of Technology.
Must be majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design or Interior Architecture.
Must be majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design or Interior Architecture.
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.
The Helen C. Kirk Scholarship was established in 1980 by William E. Kirk, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Business, in honor of his wife.
The Helen C. Kirk Scholarship was established in 1980 by William E. Kirk, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Business, in honor of his wife.
Undergraduates in special education.
This scholarship is provided through a trust established by Mrs. Schulte and a bequest established by the late Walter B. Schulte in honor of his wife. Mrs. Schulte was the first Director of the University of Wisconsin School of...
This scholarship is provided through a trust established by Mrs. Schulte and a bequest established by the late Walter B. Schulte in honor of his wife. Mrs. Schulte was the first Director of the University of Wisconsin School of Nursing. The intent of this scholarship is to enable study by minority students working toward their baccalaureate, master's degree, or doctoral degree in nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship honors Helen Denne Schulte who served from 1924 to 1937 as the first Director of the Department (School) of Nursing at the University of Wisconsin. The funds are specified for the education of registered nurses who are...
This scholarship honors Helen Denne Schulte who served from 1924 to 1937 as the first Director of the Department (School) of Nursing at the University of Wisconsin. The funds are specified for the education of registered nurses who are enrolled in the nursing baccalaureate completion program
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing RN baccalaureate completion degree program
Helen Herman graduated from UW-Madison in 1925 and was a high school English teacher for 41 years, devoted to student drama and performances. This scholarship is for full-time students majoring in Theatre and Drama.
Helen Herman graduated from UW-Madison in 1925 and was a high school English teacher for 41 years, devoted to student drama and performances. This scholarship is for full-time students majoring in Theatre and Drama.
Undergrads, graduates, and fellows; Full-time students majoring in the department; Academic ability, need, extracurricular activities, especially dramatic performance
The Helen L. Bunge Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1970 by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Dean Bunge, the fourth Director and first Dean of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. It represents a real expression...
The Helen L. Bunge Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1970 by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Dean Bunge, the fourth Director and first Dean of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing. It represents a real expression of alumni respect and love for Dean Bunge, and appreciation of her guidance and services over the years she was associated with the School.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Helen L. Bunge Scholarship Fund was established by William Bunge to honor his sister, Helen L. Bunge. Dr. Bunge was a former Dean of the School of Nursing. Under her leadership, the School of Nursing expanded and strengthened...
The Helen L. Bunge Scholarship Fund was established by William Bunge to honor his sister, Helen L. Bunge. Dr. Bunge was a former Dean of the School of Nursing. Under her leadership, the School of Nursing expanded and strengthened its curriculum, doubled its enrollment, and developed its first graduate program. Dr. Bunge was recognized nationally and internationally for her significant efforts in promoting nursing research at a time when nursing research was still a controversial idea.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
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.
The Helen Patternson Hyde Journalism Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Ms. Hyde was a professor of journalism at the University from 1923-1958 and was involved in the early years of what is now...
The Helen Patternson Hyde Journalism Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Ms. Hyde was a professor of journalism at the University from 1923-1958 and was involved in the early years of what is now known as the office of University Communications.
This scholarship is earmarked for journalism students with financial need.
The Helen Pfuderer Smith Scholarship was established from a generous bequest made by Ms. Smith, a member of the first class of the Women's Department of Physical Education at the University.
The Helen Pfuderer Smith Scholarship was established from a generous bequest made by Ms. Smith, a member of the first class of the Women's Department of Physical Education at the University.
Female undergraduates in physical education ; based upon scholastic achievement and need
Undergraduate enrolled in Dance Program
Undergraduate enrolled in Dance Program Undergraduates in the Dance Program
3 scholarships available for Mechanical Engineering students; Must be only scholarship received by the recipient; financial need; preferably at least 1 female recipient; no student recipient may be on Co-Op
3 scholarships available for Mechanical Engineering students; Must be only scholarship received by the recipient; financial need; preferably at least 1 female recipient; no student recipient may be on Co-Op Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be undergraduate physics majors or physics graduate students.
Students must be enrolled full-time in both semesters of the academic year and be undergraduate physics majors or physics graduate students. Applicants may be undergraduate or graduate students with demonstrated financial need and display a genuine interest and ability to obtain a degree in physics.
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 scholarship fund was established in memory of Ralph Firminhac's (B.S. '41, M.S. '42, chemistry) parents, Henry and Eleanor Firminhac, with funds from the Ralph Firminhac Charitable Remainder Trust.
This scholarship fund was established in memory of Ralph Firminhac's (B.S. '41, M.S. '42, chemistry) parents, Henry and Eleanor Firminhac, with funds from the Ralph Firminhac Charitable Remainder Trust.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students, who are chemistry majors, have a GPA of at least 3.0., and demonstrate financial need. This scholarship gives preference to women students. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
The Herbert H. Rozoff Scholarship in Journalism and Mass Communication supports undergraduate scholarships in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Herbert H. Rozoff Scholarship in Journalism and Mass Communication supports undergraduate scholarships in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
This scholarship is awarded based on need.
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.
Annual scholarship for a sophomore (2nd year) student in any engineering major who is a Wisconsin resident for tuition purposes
Annual scholarship for a sophomore (2nd year) student in any engineering major who is a Wisconsin resident for tuition purposes All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Annual scholarship for full-time engineering student in any major with need; Wisconsin resident; meritorious scholastic achievement; contributions to society; typically (but not limited to) lower middle income family
Annual scholarship for full-time engineering student in any major with need; Wisconsin resident; meritorious scholastic achievement; contributions to society; typically (but not limited to) lower middle income family All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Annual scholarship(s) for full-time students enrolled in any engineering major
Annual scholarship(s) for full-time students enrolled in any engineering major All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
With support from the Embassy of France in the United States, IAP is pleased to offer this scholarship to students who participate on either the UW in Paris or the Aix-en-Provence study abroad program during the Spring 2018 semester.
With support from the Embassy of France in the United States, IAP is pleased to offer this scholarship to students who participate on either the UW in Paris or the Aix-en-Provence study abroad program during the Spring 2018 semester.
Open only to students participating on either the UW in Paris, or the Aix-en-Provence study abroad program. Scholarship is eligible for students participating during the Spring 2018 semester. Preference will be given to students who: demonstrate Financial Need, First Generation Students, Students who have never been abroad before for any type of experience, and to Students in STEM fields.
The IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship is for scholarships not requiring essays that are available to students planning to attend an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program. The IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship includes the following scholarship opportunities:...
The IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship is for scholarships not requiring essays that are available to students planning to attend an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program. The IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship includes the following scholarship opportunities: -Cerk Family Fund -Dorothy E Paull Fund -Elizabeth A. Garden Memorial Scholarship -George and Lisa McReddie Scholarship -Great People-International Studies Scholarship -Joseph Elder Scholarship -Julie and Michael Gerend Scholarship -Laurent A. Makward Memorial Scholarship -Morton and Lena Wax Scholarship -LACIS-Nave Scholarship -WAA Norway Chapter Scholarship for Study Abroad -Study Abroad Alumni Scholarship. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018.
Eligibility varies depending on the criteria of each scholarship. FAFSA not required, however financial need and Cumulative G.P.A. are partial considerations for some of the scholarships. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018. Student Eligibility Requirements: In order to be considered for the IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship for this application round, an applicant must: 1) Be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to an IAP study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018; 2) Be a full-time, degree-seeking undergraduate student at UW-Madison; 3) Complete and submit scholarship application by October 15, 2017 on Scholarships@UW.
This award supports UW Madison undergraduates who participate on an IES study abroad program through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
This award supports UW Madison undergraduates who participate on an IES study abroad program through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
Applicants must be UW Madison undergraduates who plan to or have been accepted to participate on an IES study abroad program through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs in summer or fall 2017 or spring 2018. Selection will be based on applicants' academic records, involvement, and essays. The selection committee will consider how you address the following in your essay and on your resume: how you have prepared yourself for an international experience (with or without previous overseas experience); why studying abroad is important to your academic and career objectives; how you plan to serve as a positive ambassador for the Wisconsin School of Business; and how you plan to help promote study abroad once you return. Additional consideration maybe given for students with demonstrated financial need and a demonstrated interest in the destination. Demonstrated interest could mean area studies coursework, language coursework, or involvement related to the program destination.
Applicants will be selected based on the primary selection criteria: (1) academic achievements; (2) major field of study; (3) statement of career goals and student special interest.
Applicants will be selected based on the primary selection criteria: (1) academic achievements; (2) major field of study; (3) statement of career goals and student special interest.
Applicants must be full time undergraduate or graduate students; must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 on an undergraduate 4.0 scale and 3.0 on a graduate 4.0 scale; must be enrolled in a natural resource discipline related to lake and/or lake watershed management; must be Illinois residents enrolled in accredited colleges and universities in Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin and/or students enrolled in an accredited Illinois college or university.
Applicants must submit a completed application form; a letter describing their goals and aspirations in the field of horticulture, a transcript of records; must attach evaluation/letters from employers, internships, work study or any horticulture/landscape experience.
Applicants must submit a completed application form; a letter describing their goals and aspirations in the field of horticulture, a transcript of records; must attach evaluation/letters from employers, internships, work study or any horticulture/landscape experience.
Applicants must be either: residents of Illinois and enrolled full-time in an accredited two or four-year college horticultural program, with course work toward a degree in a horticultural program; or, residents of Illinois and enrolled part-time in an accredited two- or four-year college horticultural program, and attending a school located in Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Missouri or Iowa.
Scholarship for ISyE undergraduate students
Scholarship for ISyE undergraduate students
Current ISyE undergraduate student
Scholarships awarded to student interns that assist management of the Wisconsin Singers, UW Madison's professional entertainment company. Internships include Public Relations/Marketing, Graphic Arts, Business/project managers, Arts Administration
Scholarships awarded to student interns that assist management of the Wisconsin Singers, UW Madison's professional entertainment company. Internships include Public Relations/Marketing, Graphic Arts, Business/project managers, Arts Administration
Students of any major may apply. Must have completed at least one year of college and have some experience and/or classwork related to the internship for which they are applying.
Must be majoring in Community and Nonprofit Leadership.
Must be majoring in Community and Nonprofit Leadership.
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.
The Jae Miske Scholarship was established in 2006 by Jae and Tom Miske. Both graduated from the UW-Madison, Jae from the School of Education and Tom from the College of Engineering.
The Jae Miske Scholarship was established in 2006 by Jae and Tom Miske. Both graduated from the UW-Madison, Jae from the School of Education and Tom from the College of Engineering.
Undergraduate students in teacher-preparation programs
Must be majoring in Personal Finance. Selection based on academic achievement, leadership, involvement in campus activities (particularly the Financial Occupations for University Students [FOCUS]) or other work related to personal finance.
Must be majoring in Personal Finance. Selection based on academic achievement, leadership, involvement in campus activities (particularly the Financial Occupations for University Students [FOCUS]) or other work related to personal finance.
The Wisconsin School of Business is pleased to offer scholarships that broaden the student populations that participate on a business study abroad program. By offering financial support, this scholarship aims to support students who otherwise would not have studied abroad....
The Wisconsin School of Business is pleased to offer scholarships that broaden the student populations that participate on a business study abroad program. By offering financial support, this scholarship aims to support students who otherwise would not have studied abroad. Awards will vary in size from $1000 to $5000.
Recipients must be UW Madison business undergraduates studying abroad for at least one semester on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business. In order to be considered for this award, an applicant must have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The primary selection criteria for this award will be financial need. Secondary criteria to be considered included academic record, involvement, and demonstrated interest in studying abroad.
The James E. and Ethel H. Ostrum Scholarship Fund comes from a bequest made by Ethel as a memorial to herself and her husband, James.
The James E. and Ethel H. Ostrum Scholarship Fund comes from a bequest made by Ethel as a memorial to herself and her husband, James.
This fund is used specifically for undergraduate student support.
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Nuclear Engineering based on academic merit
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Nuclear Engineering based on academic merit
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering and have strong academic standing. Applicants should also be enrolled or have taken classes in Construction Engineering & Management.
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering and have strong academic standing. Applicants should also be enrolled or have taken classes in Construction Engineering & Management. Applicants should be involved in activities outside their major (Civil & Environmental Engineering).
The James and Joan Horsfall Scholarship was first awarded in 2006. The Horsfalls both graduated from UW-Madison, Mr. Horsfall in Physical Education and Mrs. Horsfall in Home Economics and Library Science. They have been actively involved in education...
The James and Joan Horsfall Scholarship was first awarded in 2006. The Horsfalls both graduated from UW-Madison, Mr. Horsfall in Physical Education and Mrs. Horsfall in Home Economics and Library Science. They have been actively involved in education through Mr. Horsfall's teaching, coaching and engineering career and Mrs. Horsfall's teaching and library science career.
Undergraduate student enrolled in the School of Education, raised in rural Wisconsin, who has demonstrated academic success for at least one year as a student at Madison. Must be enrolled full-time and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and show evidence of academic excellence.
This award supports international business majors who study abroad through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
This award supports international business majors who study abroad through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
Applicants must be UW-Madison undergraduates majoring in International Business and studying abroad for at least one semester on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs. Selection will be based on applicants' academic records, involvement, and essays. The selection committee will consider how you address the following in your essay and on your resume: how you have prepared yourself for an international experience (with or without previous overseas experience); why studying abroad is important to your academic and career objectives; how you plan to serve as a positive ambassador for the Wisconsin School of Business; and how you plan to help promote study abroad once you return.
This scholarship was established by Jeanette Vroom in support of undergraduate and graduate students in nursing expressing an interest in the field of community health nursing.
This scholarship was established by Jeanette Vroom in support of undergraduate and graduate students in nursing expressing an interest in the field of community health nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who have an interest in the field of community health nursing
Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined by SoHE in cooperation with Office of Student Financial Aid, and who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance. No other restrictions...
Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined by SoHE in cooperation with Office of Student Financial Aid, and who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance. No other restrictions apply.
The Jerome David Ambelang Undergrad Scholarship Fund provides an undergraduate scholarship to a School of Journalism and Mass Communication undergraduate student.
The Jerome David Ambelang Undergrad Scholarship Fund provides an undergraduate scholarship to a School of Journalism and Mass Communication undergraduate student.
Preference for this scholarship is given to students pursuing their studies along the news/editorial journalism track.
Applicant must be an undergraduate student in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicant must be an undergraduate student in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Applicants should be interested in entrepreneurship and starting their own business in the future.
A campus wide scholarship for students with hearing, mobility, and visual disabilities, established by the Jessie Ridley Foundation, Inc.
A campus wide scholarship for students with hearing, mobility, and visual disabilities, established by the Jessie Ridley Foundation, Inc.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have hearing, mobility, or visual disabilities, as well as financial need.
Ignatius J. Niemczyk established this scholarship in memory of his wife, Jill J. Niemczyk, a 1971 graduate of the UW-Madison School of Nursing. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to nursing students who have demonstrated volunteer leadership.
Ignatius J. Niemczyk established this scholarship in memory of his wife, Jill J. Niemczyk, a 1971 graduate of the UW-Madison School of Nursing. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to nursing students who have demonstrated volunteer leadership.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who have demonstrated significant volunteer leadership
Applicants must be a Florida resident currently enrolled in a four-year college part-time or full-time, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have successfully completed 12 credit hours of college courses. A video of up to 90 seconds on the safety-related...
Applicants must be a Florida resident currently enrolled in a four-year college part-time or full-time, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have successfully completed 12 credit hours of college courses. A video of up to 90 seconds on the safety-related topic provided is required.
The Jin-Wen Yu Award was established in honor of Associate Professor Jin-Wen Yu by Blair and Karen Mathews, who served UW-Madison for many years. Mr. Mathews' positions included associate dean in the College of Letters & Science and assistant...
The Jin-Wen Yu Award was established in honor of Associate Professor Jin-Wen Yu by Blair and Karen Mathews, who served UW-Madison for many years. Mr. Mathews' positions included associate dean in the College of Letters & Science and assistant dean of students. Mrs. Mathews served as assistant director of the Wisconsin Union. Professor Jin-Wen Yu has created, performed, directed, and produced more than 50 works for the stage in the Americas and Asia. He has received numerous grants and awards, and was one of the first recipients of an Ira and Iveva Baldwin Wisconsin Idea Endowment.
Undergraduates enrolled in the Dance program
Any SoHE major. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.
Any SoHE major. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need.
The Joan Kirkpatrick Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Joan Kirkpatrick Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
This fund is earmarked for strategic communication students that have financial need.
Available to non-traditional or returning adult students, this scholarship supports single-parent students pursuing undergraduate, graduate, or professional degrees. Successful applicants must be at least 21 and returning to school after a break in their education of at least one year.
Available to non-traditional or returning adult students, this scholarship supports single-parent students pursuing undergraduate, graduate, or professional degrees. Successful applicants must be at least 21 and returning to school after a break in their education of at least one year.
The scholarship criteria include the following: 1) single parent and head of household; 2) demonstrating financial need; 3) recently admitted or continuing UW-Madison degree candidate with strong academic record; 4) returning adult student who is at least 21 years of age with at least one year of interruption in study at the post-secondary level; and 5) a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or other eligible non-citizen. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
The Ronan Scholarship provides a one-time award to a high-achieving sophomore with financial need. Award availability and amounts are subject to vary at any time.
The Ronan Scholarship provides a one-time award to a high-achieving sophomore with financial need. Award availability and amounts are subject to vary at any time.
The recipient will be a high-achieving sophomore with financial need. Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
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.
The John D. Voelker Foundation Native American Scholarship was established to assist Native American students to pursue the dream of a legal education. Grants are made annually in an amount determined by the Foundation's Board in light of the...
The John D. Voelker Foundation Native American Scholarship was established to assist Native American students to pursue the dream of a legal education. Grants are made annually in an amount determined by the Foundation's Board in light of the funds available, consistent with preserving the fund's permanent endowment. The fund was established thorough contributions form members of the Foundation, who subscribed to limited editions of Laughing Whitefish, Trout Madness, and Traver on Fishing signed by the author when he established the Foundation.
Applicants must have a sincere interest in studying law and using a legal education to benefit Native American people; must be enrolled member of a federal recognized Michigan or Wisconsin tribe; must have the academic potential to succeed in school, as evidenced by past academic success or admission to an accredited law school; must have a greatest financial need; must be willing to provide an annual report to the Foundation on the progress of their studies for each academic year in which a grant is received.
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.
Applicants must be Wisconsin residents majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must be Wisconsin residents majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Applicants should be studying waste management.
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.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have a disability.
John and Tashia Morgridge are longtime supporters of the University and the School of Education. A retired special education teacher, Mrs. Morgridge is a graduate of the School of Education and a member of its Board of Visitors. ...
John and Tashia Morgridge are longtime supporters of the University and the School of Education. A retired special education teacher, Mrs. Morgridge is a graduate of the School of Education and a member of its Board of Visitors. Mr. Morgridge is emeritus chairman of the board of Cisco Systems, an internet networking company based in California.
Underrepresented undergraduate or graduate students preparing to become teachers, preferably at the elementary level who have proven success in academic achievement and who have demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to students graduating from Wisconsin high schools.
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.
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in any engineering major with financial need
Annual scholarship(s) for undergraduate students enrolled in any engineering major with financial need All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Full-time undergraduate Mechanical Engineering major; consideration given to financial need, extra-curricular activities, and academic standing. Preference to undergraduates interested in engines and/or involved in the research activities of the Engine Research Center
Full-time undergraduate Mechanical Engineering major; consideration given to financial need, extra-curricular activities, and academic standing. Preference to undergraduates interested in engines and/or involved in the research activities of the Engine Research Center Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics based on academic merit
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics based on academic merit
Human Ecology student majoring in Personal Finance with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference given to a student whose extracurricular activities demonstrate a sincere interest in pursuing a career in financial planning/advising.
Human Ecology student majoring in Personal Finance with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference given to a student whose extracurricular activities demonstrate a sincere interest in pursuing a career in financial planning/advising.
The Joseph A. McAlinden Divers Scholarship Program provides education scholarships of $500 to $3000 per year to pay for tuition, books, fees, room, and board.
The Joseph A. McAlinden Divers Scholarship Program provides education scholarships of $500 to $3000 per year to pay for tuition, books, fees, room, and board.
To qualify you must be one of the following: An active duty or retired Sailor or Marine completing an accepted program for advanced diver training, certification, or license (includes reservists on active duty over 90 days) A child or spouse of an active duty or retired Sailor or Marine diver (includes reservists on active duty over 90 days) and completing an accepted program for advanced diver training, certification, or license A child or spouse of an active duty or retired Sailor or Marine diver (includes reservists on active duty over 90 days) and studying Oceanography, Ocean Agriculture, or Aquaculture You must also have a demonstrated financial need for assistance. If you¿re studying Oceanography, Ocean Agriculture, or Aquaculture, you must be a full-time student, enrolled for the entire academic year, and pursuing a first undergraduate degree at a qualifying school.
The Joseph Sicherman Award Fund was created in memory of Joseph L. Sicherman in 1990 by Alan K.Sicherman with a matching donation from Cowles Media Company and further contributions from friends and family.
The Joseph Sicherman Award Fund was created in memory of Joseph L. Sicherman in 1990 by Alan K.Sicherman with a matching donation from Cowles Media Company and further contributions from friends and family.
This fund supports students concentrating in news editorial journalism who demonstrate academic achievement and potential for success in the field.
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.
Since 1992, the Journal Foundation/Walter Jay and Clara Charlotte Damm Fund has carried on Walter's legacy by providing scholarships to students pursuing careers in radio, television and other media.
Since 1992, the Journal Foundation/Walter Jay and Clara Charlotte Damm Fund has carried on Walter's legacy by providing scholarships to students pursuing careers in radio, television and other media.
The recipient should intend to pursue a career in radio, television or other news and entertainment, and demonstrated financial need. All other criteria being met, preference should be given to those students who have a current relationship (e.g., relative of active or retired, full or part-time employees) with Journal Communications, Inc., or one of its subsidiaries. Journal Communications companies include: Journal Sentinel, Inc. (including Metro Parent), Journal Broadcast Group, and Journal Community Publishing Group.
This fund provides support to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication with a concentration in strategic communications.
This fund provides support to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication with a concentration in strategic communications.
Recipients of this scholarship must be on the strategic communications track.
The Juanita S. Sorenson Scholarship was established in 1991 by Ms. Sorenson, a 1971 graduate of the School of Education. She was professor emerita from UW-Eau Claire.
The Juanita S. Sorenson Scholarship was established in 1991 by Ms. Sorenson, a 1971 graduate of the School of Education. She was professor emerita from UW-Eau Claire.
Students preparing to become math or science teachers. Preference shall be given to students who are planning to teach science, math, computer or other technologies and who show academic merit and financial need.
This award was established by the children of Prof. Judith Hicks Stiehm, who is an alumna of the political science department and a current member of the department's Board of Visitors. Prof. Stiehm is a recipient of the WAA...
This award was established by the children of Prof. Judith Hicks Stiehm, who is an alumna of the political science department and a current member of the department's Board of Visitors. Prof. Stiehm is a recipient of the WAA Distinguished Alumni Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Wisconsin Alumni Association.
Preference is for a WI resident. This award is provided to a student with financial need who shows academic promise; if award is to support internship, travel, or research, a statement about the value of this experience to the student's educational goals will be a major consideration.
The Judith Sloan Scholarship was established in 2006 by Judith and James Sloan, both UW-Madison graduates. The award honors the career of Judith, who graduated from the School of Education and has been a tutor for the Rochester, Minnesota...
The Judith Sloan Scholarship was established in 2006 by Judith and James Sloan, both UW-Madison graduates. The award honors the career of Judith, who graduated from the School of Education and has been a tutor for the Rochester, Minnesota Reading Center (Dyslexia Institute of Minnesota) for many years.
Students seeking teacher certification in Special Education with a concentration in learning disabilities, particularly dyslexia. Recipients of the scholarship may also have the possibility of attending, tuition-free, the Rochester Minnesota's Reading Center summer session.
Any SoHE major.
Any SoHE major.
Merit based scholarship given to a declared economics major.
Merit based scholarship given to a declared economics major.
This scholarship was established by Julia Due Peterson, a nursing alumna, of the class of 1929. She worked extensively throughout her life as a volunteer dedicated to humanitarian causes, particularly the support of migrant farmers.
This scholarship was established by Julia Due Peterson, a nursing alumna, of the class of 1929. She worked extensively throughout her life as a volunteer dedicated to humanitarian causes, particularly the support of migrant farmers.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
For undergraduates studying abroad through International Programs in the Wisconsin School of Business, this scholarship considers financial need as well as merit.
For undergraduates studying abroad through International Programs in the Wisconsin School of Business, this scholarship considers financial need as well as merit.
Applicants must be UW-Madison undergraduates studying abroad for at least one semester on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs. In order to be considered for this award, an applicant must have submitted a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Selection will be based on financial need as well as applicants' academic records, involvement, and essays. The selection committee will consider how you address the following in your essay and on your resume: why studying abroad is important to your academic and career objectives; how you have prepared yourself for an international experience (with or without previous overseas experience); how you plan to serve as a positive ambassador for the Wisconsin School of Business; and how you plan to help promote study abroad once you return. Preference will be given to BBA and Certificate in Business students.
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 scholarship provides a multi-year award to a high achieving sophomore, who is a self-reliant, currently employed, sophomore resident of Wisconsin. Preference is given to students involved in community service. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a multi-year award to a high achieving sophomore, who is a self-reliant, currently employed, sophomore resident of Wisconsin. Preference is given to students involved in community service. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Recipients must be Wisconsin residents with high academic achievement, who are self-reliant and currently employed. Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
Scholarships for undergraduate students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year majoring in electrical engineering. Preference to students demonstrating promising potential and exhibiting the need for financial assistance, including the need to work to supplement their educational expenses.
Scholarships for undergraduate students entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year majoring in electrical engineering. Preference to students demonstrating promising potential and exhibiting the need for financial assistance, including the need to work to supplement their educational expenses.
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.
The Ken W. Purdy Journalism Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Mr. Purdy ('35) has been honored with this scholarship fund by alumni, colleagues, and friends for his long career as a creative...
The Ken W. Purdy Journalism Scholarship Fund supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Mr. Purdy ('35) has been honored with this scholarship fund by alumni, colleagues, and friends for his long career as a creative writer, journalist, and editor. Marylois Purdy Vega, Ken's sister, established the fund. Mrs. Vega co-wrote the song On Wisconsin and was an associate editor at TIME Magazine.
This fund provides undergraduate support to any student with financial need.
This scholarship was established in 2001 with a gift from Kenneth D. Brown and the estate of Robert G. Kaentje. Both Mr. Brown and his long-time colleague and friend, Robert Kaentje, received degrees from the Department of Art in...
This scholarship was established in 2001 with a gift from Kenneth D. Brown and the estate of Robert G. Kaentje. Both Mr. Brown and his long-time colleague and friend, Robert Kaentje, received degrees from the Department of Art in the 1930's. They taught art in the Kenosha Public Schools and in various local venues for many years.
Undergraduate student studying painting
Applicant must major in Engineering.
Applicant must major in Engineering.
Recipients are selected based on financial need. Applicants must submit completed application form indicating GPA; a letter of recommendation from advisor or other faculty member; a letter of interest from students; letter of recommendation from past employer; documents indicating financial...
Recipients are selected based on financial need. Applicants must submit completed application form indicating GPA; a letter of recommendation from advisor or other faculty member; a letter of interest from students; letter of recommendation from past employer; documents indicating financial need; and contact information.
Applicants must be undergraduate students who are majoring in agriculture or food science within the University of Wisconsin system (currently Madison, Platteville and River Falls).
This CALS scholarship is provided through the generosity of Agricultural and Applied Economics Emeritus Professor Ken Shapiro. Professor Shapiro was also the former Associate Dean and Director for the Office of International Programs in CALS. He found great...
This CALS scholarship is provided through the generosity of Agricultural and Applied Economics Emeritus Professor Ken Shapiro. Professor Shapiro was also the former Associate Dean and Director for the Office of International Programs in CALS. He found great benefit in establishing international agricultural collaborations to tackle some of the world's most pressing problems.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships
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.
Scholarship for mining engineering students; UW Fund
Scholarship for mining engineering students; UW Fund
Current MS&E Undergraduate Student
Applicants must be UW-Madison undergraduates studying abroad on a semester or summer program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
Applicants must be UW-Madison undergraduates studying abroad on a semester or summer program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs. Selection will be based on applicants' academic records, involvement, and essays. The selection committee will consider the following: how you have prepared yourself for an international experience (with or without previous overseas experience); why studying abroad is important to your academic and career objectives; and how you plan to serve as a positive ambassador for the Wisconsin School of Business. Preference will be given to BBA and Certificate in Business students. Additional consideration may be given to students with demonstrated financial need.
In 2017, the National FFA Organization awarded $2.7 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of our applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences,...
In 2017, the National FFA Organization awarded $2.7 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of our applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans.
Applicants must be majoring in one of the following fields: food science, food technology, food service management, dietetics, agricultural business management or some non-agricultural fields. Students must be residents of or planning to attend a college in Wisconsin. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
This scholarship was established in honor of senior nursing student Kimberlie Wee who passed away in December 2006 after a short struggle with leukemia. Her family, friends, and peers established this scholarship so her legacy will live on in global...
This scholarship was established in honor of senior nursing student Kimberlie Wee who passed away in December 2006 after a short struggle with leukemia. Her family, friends, and peers established this scholarship so her legacy will live on in global health.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who have an interest in global public health
Annual scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering students.
Annual scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering students. All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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 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.
Scholarships for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with very strong academic records.
Scholarships for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering with very strong academic records.
These are annual scholarships to students majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Preference is given to students who graduated from high schools in Eau Claire, Chippewa, Dunn or neighboring counties in west and central Wisconsin.
These are annual scholarships to students majoring in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Preference is given to students who graduated from high schools in Eau Claire, Chippewa, Dunn or neighboring counties in west and central Wisconsin.
This scholarship was established in honor of Mrs. Melvin R. Laird, who was a member of the Board of Regents from 1951-1959. It is awarded to undergraduate students who demonstrate excellent scholastic performance.
This scholarship was established in honor of Mrs. Melvin R. Laird, who was a member of the Board of Regents from 1951-1959. It is awarded to undergraduate students who demonstrate excellent scholastic performance.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics. For State of WI residents, based on academic merit and financial need. Students must not participate in intercollegiate athletics
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Engineering Mechanics. For State of WI residents, based on academic merit and financial need. Students must not participate in intercollegiate athletics
Scholarships for engineering students who are graduates of Oregon High School, Oregon, WI. Amount of scholarship is based on cum GPA and availability of funds.
Scholarships for engineering students who are graduates of Oregon High School, Oregon, WI. Amount of scholarship is based on cum GPA and availability of funds. Scholarship can continue until graduation with BS degree provided that the recipient remains a full-time student in engineering with at least a 2.5 cum GPA. Students on co-op forfeit the scholarship for that semester - but can receive it again if and when they return as a full-time student. Scholarship amounts may vary from year to year depending on availability of funds.
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Nuclear Engineering that are State of WI residents. Awards based on financial need and academic merit
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Nuclear Engineering that are State of WI residents. Awards based on financial need and academic merit
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.
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.
The Laurie Regan Art Scholarship was established in 1995 with a gift from art alumnae, Laurie Regan Chase. Ms. Chase is an emeritus member of the School of Education's Board of Visitors.
The Laurie Regan Art Scholarship was established in 1995 with a gift from art alumnae, Laurie Regan Chase. Ms. Chase is an emeritus member of the School of Education's Board of Visitors.
Undergraduates enrolled in the Art program
Undergraduate scholarship support for students in teacher-preparation programs.
Undergraduate scholarship support for students in teacher-preparation programs.
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.
The NACE Foundation¿s Scholarship Program was established to promote the study of corrosion science and engineering, as well as to recognize academic excellence and aid deserving students who demonstrate a drive to succeed and become contributing members of the corrosion...
The NACE Foundation¿s Scholarship Program was established to promote the study of corrosion science and engineering, as well as to recognize academic excellence and aid deserving students who demonstrate a drive to succeed and become contributing members of the corrosion industry.
Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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.
The Li Chiao-Ping Scholarship was established in honor of Associate Professor Chiao-Ping by Blair and Karen Johnson Mathews, who served UW-Madison for many years. Mr. Mathews' positions included associate dean in the College of Letters and Science and assistant...
The Li Chiao-Ping Scholarship was established in honor of Associate Professor Chiao-Ping by Blair and Karen Johnson Mathews, who served UW-Madison for many years. Mr. Mathews' positions included associate dean in the College of Letters and Science and assistant dean of students. Mrs. Johnson Mathews served as assistant director of the Wisconsin Union.
Undergraduate student enrolled in the Dance program.
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.
The Liebenberg Family Scholarship was established by family members in 1997 for students who plan to teach science or mathematics. The Liebenbergs have longstanding connections to UW-Madison, dating back at least 100 years. Many members of the family...
The Liebenberg Family Scholarship was established by family members in 1997 for students who plan to teach science or mathematics. The Liebenbergs have longstanding connections to UW-Madison, dating back at least 100 years. Many members of the family have worked in the field of education, including an 1897 UW graduate who was superintendent of the Buffalo County Normal School, as well as many others who have served as teachers, counselors, and school administrators.
Those who plan to teach science or math.
Scholarship(s) for outstanding engineering students; good academic record, character and extra-curricular activities
Scholarship(s) for outstanding engineering students; good academic record, character and extra-curricular activities All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This fund was established in memory of Lindsay Plank and Richard Putze who were students in the UW-Madison Chemistry Department at time of their deaths in 2008.
This fund was established in memory of Lindsay Plank and Richard Putze who were students in the UW-Madison Chemistry Department at time of their deaths in 2008.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities. In particular, this scholarship is intended for students involved in the creation, preparation, and demonstration of experiments in the UW-Madison Department of Chemistry.
This fund was established in memory of Lindsey Plank, a student in the UW-Madison Chemistry Department at the time of her death in 2008.
This fund was established in memory of Lindsey Plank, a student in the UW-Madison Chemistry Department at the time of her death in 2008.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
Undergraduate scholarships in Mechanical Engineering
Undergraduate scholarships in Mechanical Engineering Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
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.
The Lois G. Roberts Scholarship is made possible by a gift from the estate of Lois Gertrude Roberts. Ms. Roberts received her bachelor's degree from the College of Letters and Science in 1926.
The Lois G. Roberts Scholarship is made possible by a gift from the estate of Lois Gertrude Roberts. Ms. Roberts received her bachelor's degree from the College of Letters and Science in 1926.
Undergraduates studying painting
This scholarship was established by School of Nursing Professor Barbara Bowers Forrester and her husband Ian Forrester. The purpose of this scholarship is to enhance the quality of long-term care for older adults by improving the ability of...
This scholarship was established by School of Nursing Professor Barbara Bowers Forrester and her husband Ian Forrester. The purpose of this scholarship is to enhance the quality of long-term care for older adults by improving the ability of front-line nursing staff to provide high-quality care.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Undergrad students in MS&E; lower 1/3 of entering class within department; renewable if showing improvement and making satisfactory progress toward degree; involved in at least 2 activities outside of engineering academics;
Undergrad students in MS&E; lower 1/3 of entering class within department; renewable if showing improvement and making satisfactory progress toward degree; involved in at least 2 activities outside of engineering academics;
Current MS&E Undergrad Student
This scholarship was established by Lora Lou Marshall, honoring her parents; her father was a doctor and her mother a nurse.
This scholarship was established by Lora Lou Marshall, honoring her parents; her father was a doctor and her mother a nurse.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Must be in good academic standing, majoring in Human Development and Families, employed part-time, enrolled full-time, and demonstrate a commitment to young children by involvement in related activities. Preference given to students from rural areas or small towns.
Must be in good academic standing, majoring in Human Development and Families, employed part-time, enrolled full-time, and demonstrate a commitment to young children by involvement in related activities. Preference given to students from rural areas or small towns.
The Lorraine A. and W. Dwight Stone Scholarship is funded by the very generous donations of Lorraine A. and W. Dwight Stone. Scholarships will be awarded annually to students with residency in either MN or IA, and awards may be...
The Lorraine A. and W. Dwight Stone Scholarship is funded by the very generous donations of Lorraine A. and W. Dwight Stone. Scholarships will be awarded annually to students with residency in either MN or IA, and awards may be renewed for a second year.
Applicants must meet the following criteria: Declared Economics majors in the College of Letters and Science with official home residency in the states of Minnesota or Iowa. Students should have at lest two full-time terms of study remaining at the time of initial application. The scholarship may be renewed for a second year with continued proof of academic merit. Requires a GPA of 3.0 in all UW-Madison work as well as a 3.0 GPA in all work required of the Economics major, including required calculus and statistics.
The purpose of the Lorraine and O.B. Solie Nursing Scholars Fund is to support undergraduate students who intend to pursue a doctorate in nursing with a preference given to second-degree students and/or those demonstrating financial need. Lorraine Solie earned...
The purpose of the Lorraine and O.B. Solie Nursing Scholars Fund is to support undergraduate students who intend to pursue a doctorate in nursing with a preference given to second-degree students and/or those demonstrating financial need. Lorraine Solie earned her nursing degrees at UW Madison and became head nurse at Wisconsin General Hospital, the forerunner to UW Hospital, and taught in the School of Nursing. O.B. Solie earned a bachelor's and master's degrees in art and design from UW-Madison.
Students who are enrolled in the School of Nursing.
The Louise O. Kloepper Scholarship was established by Scott Davis in memory of his aunt, Louise Kloepper. Louise Kloepper was an emeritus professor and former chairperson of the Dance program, and came to the University in 1942 as a...
The Louise O. Kloepper Scholarship was established by Scott Davis in memory of his aunt, Louise Kloepper. Louise Kloepper was an emeritus professor and former chairperson of the Dance program, and came to the University in 1942 as a student of dance. She received her B.S. degree in dance and became an assistant professor of dance in 1946. She was known at the UW as a great and distinguished teacher of dance technique and composition, and served as artistic director and producer of numerous Orchesis productions, faculty, and student concerts.
Students in the Dance Program based on need as well as academic achievement.
This scholarship was established by Ms. Charline Z. Larson to support undergraduate students in the School of Nursing. Charline was a 1935 graduate of the UW-Madison School of Nursing.
This scholarship was established by Ms. Charline Z. Larson to support undergraduate students in the School of Nursing. Charline was a 1935 graduate of the UW-Madison School of Nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship was established by Joseph Feldmann in memory of his wife Lucy. During a long illness, she was cared for at UW Hospital. She and Joseph were very appreciative of the care she received.
This scholarship was established by Joseph Feldmann in memory of his wife Lucy. During a long illness, she was cared for at UW Hospital. She and Joseph were very appreciative of the care she received.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Lydia Z. Shafer Memorial Scholarship was established in 1964 by Jake Shafer as a memorial to his wife. Lydia Shafer was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and served as assistant to the Director of Physical Education...
The Lydia Z. Shafer Memorial Scholarship was established in 1964 by Jake Shafer as a memorial to his wife. Lydia Shafer was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin and served as assistant to the Director of Physical Education for Women from 1927 until her death in 1963.
Undergraduate women in physical education or dance who display academic achievement, good citizenship, constructive and mature participation in University affairs and participation and leadership in physical and recreational activities included in the University program as well as leadership in extra-curricular activities.
Support for undergraduate women in physical education.
Support for undergraduate women in physical education.
Undergraduate women in physical education or dance
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.
In 2017, the National FFA Organization awarded $2.7 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of our applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences,...
In 2017, the National FFA Organization awarded $2.7 million in scholarships designed to fit the diversity of our applicants. Scholarships are sponsored by businesses and individuals through the National FFA Foundation and are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans. The selection process takes into account the whole student - FFA involvement, work experience, supervised agricultural experience (SAE), community service, leadership skills and academics.
Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
A trust established in 1972 endows the Mable Duthey Reiner Scholarship, which is intended to encourage women undergraduate students pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
A trust established in 1972 endows the Mable Duthey Reiner Scholarship, which is intended to encourage women undergraduate students pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
Eligible candidates are women undergraduate students who are chemistry majors, or are conducting research in chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
This scholarship was established by the Nurses' Alumni Organization in honor of Dr. Madeline Thornton. Dr. Thornton, a physician at University Hospital and Clinics, specialized in women's health issues. Students should have an interest in the area of women's health.
This scholarship was established by the Nurses' Alumni Organization in honor of Dr. Madeline Thornton. Dr. Thornton, a physician at University Hospital and Clinics, specialized in women's health issues. Students should have an interest in the area of women's health.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Scholarships awarded based on merit, financial need, Wisconsin residency, and cumulative GPA of at least 3.25.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Scholarships awarded based on merit, financial need, Wisconsin residency, and cumulative GPA of at least 3.25.
The Manuel Gomez Scholarship was established by Professor Mary Louise Gomez, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, and her husband, Dr. Frank J. Sasse, in honor of Professor Gomez's father. According to Professor Gomez, who received her PhD from the...
The Manuel Gomez Scholarship was established by Professor Mary Louise Gomez, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, and her husband, Dr. Frank J. Sasse, in honor of Professor Gomez's father. According to Professor Gomez, who received her PhD from the UW-Madison School of Education, her father provided endless encouragement to his daughters: "Manuel Gomez, whose faith in education as a vehicle for self-improvement, and social and economic mobility, was a beacon for his daughters, who hope that this scholarship may help others achieve his dream."
Undergraduate students intending to become teachers, including students not formally admitted to a certification program but enrolled at UW-Madison as pre-elementary or pre-secondary students. Preference to students who are the first generation of their family to attend college. Preference also given to Latino and Latina students given the importance of Latino role models in the public schools. Preference also to male applicants.
This scholarship provides a multi-year award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a multi-year award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater. Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. Students must be a U.S. citizen of Chinese ancestry who is self-reliant and intends to reside in the United States. Completed applications are also evaluated using 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.
The Department awards one Margaret E. Smith-Esther Butt History Scholarship annually. The award is designed for outstanding History majors
The Department awards one Margaret E. Smith-Esther Butt History Scholarship annually. The award is designed for outstanding History majors
Applicants must be History majors, have taken a minimum of 12 credits in History, and have a minimum 3.50 History GPA.
Available to graduating Graduate and Undergraduate students, to be gifted before the end of the 2nd semester.
Available to graduating Graduate and Undergraduate students, to be gifted before the end of the 2nd semester.
Graduate, undergraduate, special consideration for seniors Special consideration for seniors with outstanding contributions to the Department of Theatre and Drama
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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 fund was established in 2002 as a result of the Last Will & Testament of Margaret Emma Williams dated October 19, 1998. Margaret was a treasured teacher at Madison East High School.
This fund was established in 2002 as a result of the Last Will & Testament of Margaret Emma Williams dated October 19, 1998. Margaret was a treasured teacher at Madison East High School.
graduate and undergraduate students with significant contribution to the diversity and outreach programming; preference will be given to students of color
Must be a SoHE Student. Preference given to financial need female from single-parent household who is majoring in Personal Finance, Retailing, or Textiles and Fashion Design.
Must be a SoHE Student. Preference given to financial need female from single-parent household who is majoring in Personal Finance, Retailing, or Textiles and Fashion Design.
The Margaret J. Martens Scholarship was established in April 2005 with a gift from Ms. Martens. Margaret was a 1950 graduate of UW-Madison and a dedicated teacher in Madison, Wisconsin for 33 1/2 years. She loved teaching art...
The Margaret J. Martens Scholarship was established in April 2005 with a gift from Ms. Martens. Margaret was a 1950 graduate of UW-Madison and a dedicated teacher in Madison, Wisconsin for 33 1/2 years. She loved teaching art to all levels of students. Her philosophy was that all children are creative and imaginative--all you need to do is pull it out of them!
Undergraduates majoring in art education in the upper one quarter of the class with demonstrated financial need
A trust established in 1995 endows the Margaret McLean Bender Scholarship, which is intended to encourage women undergraduate students pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
A trust established in 1995 endows the Margaret McLean Bender Scholarship, which is intended to encourage women undergraduate students pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants will be selected based on need, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
This annual scholarship was generously donated by alumnus Margery Amundsen to provide a one-time scholarship to an outstanding female student with financial need who is majoring in Economics. This scholarship is open to all female declared Economics majors from all...
This annual scholarship was generously donated by alumnus Margery Amundsen to provide a one-time scholarship to an outstanding female student with financial need who is majoring in Economics. This scholarship is open to all female declared Economics majors from all schools and colleges. The recipient must be enrolled full-time for the Spring semester.
To be eligible for this scholarship, students must be female and a declared Economics major and enrolled full-time in the Spring semester following the scholarship award. Preference will be given to students demonstrating financial need and academic excellence. Transcripts and FAFSAs will be checked.
This scholarship was created by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Margery MacLachlan, the first graduate and third Director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing.
This scholarship was created by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Margery MacLachlan, the first graduate and third Director of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Marianne Ritis Cool Scholarship was established in 2004. The scholarship goes to prospective teachers in the theater education program. (Theatre aspect is very important per donor; if no recipients, it is best not to award it.)
The Marianne Ritis Cool Scholarship was established in 2004. The scholarship goes to prospective teachers in the theater education program. (Theatre aspect is very important per donor; if no recipients, it is best not to award it.)
Prospective teacher in the theater education program who intends to teach
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a sophomore with need. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a sophomore with need. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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 scholarship was established by Dr. Richard Stiehm honoring his mother, Marie Stiehm. She earned a BS in Bacteriology at the UW-Madison, then received a nursing degree from a hospital school in northern Wisconsin. It was her work as a...
This scholarship was established by Dr. Richard Stiehm honoring his mother, Marie Stiehm. She earned a BS in Bacteriology at the UW-Madison, then received a nursing degree from a hospital school in northern Wisconsin. It was her work as a nurse that supported the family when Richard's father died at a young age.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Marie Thorsen Austin Scholarship Fund was established in 1984.
The Marie Thorsen Austin Scholarship Fund was established in 1984.
Undergraduates majoring in art; Preference given to graduates of South Division High School in Milwaukee. If a qualified applicant is not available, the scholarship may be given to student(s) who have graduated from any Milwaukee high school.
The Marilyn Lucas Ross Scholarship was established in 2008 by Marilyn Lucas Ross, a 1948 graduate of the women's physical education program.
The Marilyn Lucas Ross Scholarship was established in 2008 by Marilyn Lucas Ross, a 1948 graduate of the women's physical education program.
Undergraduates in the Department of Kinesiology.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore who is a Wisconsin resident. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore who is a Wisconsin resident. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. Recipients must be Wisconsin residents with high academic achievement. 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.
Award for high school seniors who are Learning Ally members and are learning disabled
Award for high school seniors who are Learning Ally members and are learning disabled
Applicants must demonstrate leadership skills, scholarship and a desire to help others and attend a two- or four-year college or vocational school. Students must have a specific learning disability and be registered with RFB&D for at least one year prior to the application deadline
The Marion O. Cole Scholarship was established by an anonymous gift to the University of Wisconsin Foundation in 1983. The award was given in memory of Marion O. Cole, a 1918 graduate of the University.
The Marion O. Cole Scholarship was established by an anonymous gift to the University of Wisconsin Foundation in 1983. The award was given in memory of Marion O. Cole, a 1918 graduate of the University.
Undergraduates in Rehabilitation Counseling; Awards are based on financial need and academic standing and preference will be given to graduates of Mather High School Chicago. Minimum 3.0 GPA.
Undergraduate in engineering; must be U.S. citizen and resident of Wisconsin; preference to students from Lafayette County, Wisconsin
Undergraduate in engineering; must be U.S. citizen and resident of Wisconsin; preference to students from Lafayette County, Wisconsin All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
A trust established in 1923 endowed the Martha Gundhild-Weeks Scholarship to encourage women pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
A trust established in 1923 endowed the Martha Gundhild-Weeks Scholarship to encourage women pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors and have a GPA of at least 3.0. This award gives preference to women students. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts and availability are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts and availability are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
The Martha Jean and Jerome Pepperman Scholarship was established by Joan Pepperman Dehnel and William Jay Dehnel in honor of Mrs. Dehnel's parents. This is a need-based scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education.
The Martha Jean and Jerome Pepperman Scholarship was established by Joan Pepperman Dehnel and William Jay Dehnel in honor of Mrs. Dehnel's parents. This is a need-based scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education.
Undergraduate students in the School of Education with financial need
The Martha M. Lound Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to students training to be high school teachers. Ms. Lound is a graduate of the School of Education, receiving her bachelor of arts degree in 1933 and her master's degree in...
The Martha M. Lound Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to students training to be high school teachers. Ms. Lound is a graduate of the School of Education, receiving her bachelor of arts degree in 1933 and her master's degree in 1936. She feels grateful for the opportunities provided to her by the University of Wisconsin-Madison in developing an interesting and challenging career and expressed her thanks by establishing this scholarship.
Students with financial need who maintain good grades and are training to be high school teachers
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.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
The Marvin and Beatrice Fruth Great People Scholarship is to commemorate the distinguished career of Professor Emeritus Marvin J. Furth and a to recognize the significant influence he has had on his students, his colleagues, and in his field. It...
The Marvin and Beatrice Fruth Great People Scholarship is to commemorate the distinguished career of Professor Emeritus Marvin J. Furth and a to recognize the significant influence he has had on his students, his colleagues, and in his field. It is established to assist students enrolled in the School of Education whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs involved in attending UW-Madison.
Professor Emerita, Mary Alice "Buff" Brennan, joined the faculty of the Dance Program in 1967 and has served as the program chair three times since then. Her research articles on creativity in dance and the movement analysis of dance style...
Professor Emerita, Mary Alice "Buff" Brennan, joined the faculty of the Dance Program in 1967 and has served as the program chair three times since then. Her research articles on creativity in dance and the movement analysis of dance style have appeared in many publications.
Undergraduate enrolled in the Dance Program; Recipients should demonstrate high scholarship or potential for high scholarship as well as financial need
The Mary Ann Brichta Scholarship was established to help students in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction. Ms. Brichta was a 1938 graduate from the School of Education and became a librarian at Milwaukee County General Hospital.
The Mary Ann Brichta Scholarship was established to help students in the Department of Curriculum & Instruction. Ms. Brichta was a 1938 graduate from the School of Education and became a librarian at Milwaukee County General Hospital.
Undergraduate students in the final year of an elementary teacher certification program based on financial need of students of underrepresented groups showing academic promise
This scholarship is for female undergraduate business majors who study abroad through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
This scholarship is for female undergraduate business majors who study abroad through Wisconsin School of Business International Programs.
Applicants must be female UW-Madison undergraduates studying abroad for at least one semester on a program administered by Wisconsin School of Business International Programs. Selection will be based on applicants' academic records, involvement, and essays. The selection committee will consider how you address the following in your essay and on your resume: why studying abroad is important to your academic and career objectives; how you have prepared yourself for an international experience (with or without previous overseas experience); how you plan to serve as a positive ambassador for the Wisconsin School of Business; and how you plan to help promote study abroad once you return
This generous $5,000 scholarship is renewable for a second year to deserving students with Wisconsin residency. It is one of the few that students of excellence in the department can be awarded prior to declaring the Econ major.
This generous $5,000 scholarship is renewable for a second year to deserving students with Wisconsin residency. It is one of the few that students of excellence in the department can be awarded prior to declaring the Econ major.
This scholarship is open to students with Wisconsin residency who have declared an Economics major or who have not yet been able to declare an Economics major, but who firmly intend to do so and who manifest this intention by having completed at least one of the two Intermediate Theory courses required to complete the Economics major. Must be a student enrolled in the College of Letters and Science. Must have a GPA of 3.5 in both degree credits and all completed requirements of an economics major. Must plan on continuing full-time for two full academic years beyond the semester of initial application. (Study Abroad terms can be considered among these four terms.)
Mary Conway and her husband, Kenneth Baldwin Jr., created this scholarship fund for the purpose of supporting undergraduate students pursuing the areas of journalism and mass communication to honor her family's legacy at the university and her personal affiliation with...
Mary Conway and her husband, Kenneth Baldwin Jr., created this scholarship fund for the purpose of supporting undergraduate students pursuing the areas of journalism and mass communication to honor her family's legacy at the university and her personal affiliation with the school.
Requirements of the scholarship include primary preference of need-based support for a Wisconsin resident; and secondary preference that the recipient be a students showing continued academic excellence/merit.
Award to one or multiple Dance students with financial need.
Award to one or multiple Dance students with financial need.
Scholarships from this fund shall be made available to one or multiple Dance students with financial need. Scholarships may go to the same student(s) in consecutive years. Preference shall be given to students from the states of California, Washington, or South Dakota. Established 2012-2013 for one year with the possibility for renewal per future discussion between the donor and UW Foundation
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.
Dr. Geoffrey Moyer established this fund in memory of his wife, Mary Lynn Estes Moyer, a School of Nursing graduate of the Class of 1963. Dr. Moyer is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin, having earned his BS, MD,...
Dr. Geoffrey Moyer established this fund in memory of his wife, Mary Lynn Estes Moyer, a School of Nursing graduate of the Class of 1963. Dr. Moyer is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin, having earned his BS, MD, and PhD degrees in Medical Science, Medicine and Oncology Medicine, respectively.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
It is the intent of the donor to assist undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs involved in attending UW-Madison. This scholarship is for students who have...
It is the intent of the donor to assist undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs involved in attending UW-Madison. This scholarship is for students who have financial need.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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 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.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
One to four scholarships with ranging amounts awarded annually to students of economics.
One to four scholarships with ranging amounts awarded annually to students of economics.
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria: 1. Be an undergraduate with at least 24 credits earned from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a declared major in Economics. 2. Have at least two full-time semesters of academic study remaining before graduation. 3. Have an overall GPA of at least 3.5 at the time of application as well as a GPA of 3.5 or higher in all economics coursework completed, including any calculus or statistics completed. Above criteria and discretion of the Department as to whether it is awarded as one,two, three, or four scholarships each year.
The Meika A. Alberici Memorial Scholarship fund was established in memory of Meika Alberici, a 1980 graduate of the Art program. Meika Alberici was, herself, an individual who was a first generation college attendee who came back to school...
The Meika A. Alberici Memorial Scholarship fund was established in memory of Meika Alberici, a 1980 graduate of the Art program. Meika Alberici was, herself, an individual who was a first generation college attendee who came back to school after being out of high school to earn her college degree in 1980.
Undergraduates majoring in art who are returning adult students, that is those who do not fit the traditional pattern of going directly from high school to college and/or first generation college attendees, and/or other students historically under-represented in higher education.
The Melvin F. and Beverly A. Butor Scholarship is made possible by a generous gift from Professor and Mrs. Butor. Professor Butor is an emeritus faculty member of the Department of Art, having taught at UW-Madison for 25 years....
The Melvin F. and Beverly A. Butor Scholarship is made possible by a generous gift from Professor and Mrs. Butor. Professor Butor is an emeritus faculty member of the Department of Art, having taught at UW-Madison for 25 years. Mrs. Butor's professional career was in the field of public health nursing. The Butors are deeply appreciative of the scholarships that provided for their own education and they want to be able to return the gesture.
Freshman and sophomore students who have financial need and who meet the high standards for enrollment in the art programs.
"To provide assistance and support to Menominees and Community Residents who are in need of preparation to advance in the workforce and to pursue higher educational opportunities."
"To provide assistance and support to Menominees and Community Residents who are in need of preparation to advance in the workforce and to pursue higher educational opportunities."
Applicants must be Menominee tribe members and Wisconsin residents pursuing higher education.
Scholarships for engineering students
Scholarships for engineering students All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
It is the intent of the Donor to assist students enrolled in the School of Education whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs involved in attending UW-Madison. For undergraduate students who have financial need, as...
It is the intent of the Donor to assist students enrolled in the School of Education whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs involved in attending UW-Madison. For undergraduate students who have financial need, as determined by the Unit in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Aid, and who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance.
This fund was created by Michael's mother, Barbara H. McKinney, to honor her son who passed away in 2006. Michael strived to be a positive role model and used his position as a news media personality to raise community consciousness...
This fund was created by Michael's mother, Barbara H. McKinney, to honor her son who passed away in 2006. Michael strived to be a positive role model and used his position as a news media personality to raise community consciousness on critical social issues and inspired the community to act.
This scholarship is awarded to minority students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication with a strong interest in journalism or broadcast journalism. Recipient should have some demonstrated financial need and be involved in community service activities on campus and/or in the community. Recipient must be enrolled as a full-time student, be in good academic standing with at least a B average (3.0 to 4.0 scale) during high school.
The Fund was established March 28, 1990 by Richard L. Loring and Eric David Loring to honor Richard's late wife and Eric's mother, Marjorie (Midge) North Loring. Available to Undergraduate female students majoring in Theatre and Drama
The Fund was established March 28, 1990 by Richard L. Loring and Eric David Loring to honor Richard's late wife and Eric's mother, Marjorie (Midge) North Loring. Available to Undergraduate female students majoring in Theatre and Drama
female, undergraduate, majoring in Theatre and Drama
The Miles McMillin Memorial Fund was established December 31, 1982, with gifts from friends, colleagues, corporations and foundations in memory of Miles McMillin, former editor and publisher of The Capital Times.
The Miles McMillin Memorial Fund was established December 31, 1982, with gifts from friends, colleagues, corporations and foundations in memory of Miles McMillin, former editor and publisher of The Capital Times.
This fund supports scholarships for undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Preference is given to those from northern, less-populated areas of Wisconsin. Consideration is given based on need, extracurricular activities and academic standing.
Full-time undergraduate Mechanical Engineering major; Wisconsin resident; academic achievement; financial need; GPA at least 3.5
Full-time undergraduate Mechanical Engineering major; Wisconsin resident; academic achievement; financial need; GPA at least 3.5 Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering students beginning sophomore, junior or senior year; Cum GPA between 3.0 and 3.39; preference to students working one or more jobs to help meet their college and living expenses and to those who have not received other...
Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering students beginning sophomore, junior or senior year; Cum GPA between 3.0 and 3.39; preference to students working one or more jobs to help meet their college and living expenses and to those who have not received other scholarship support Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident and African-American, American Indian, Hispanic, or Southeast Asian from Laos, Cambodia, or Vietnam admitted to the U.S. after December 31, 1975, and must be attending a Wisconsin independent institution or a Wisconsin Technical College....
Applicant must be a Wisconsin resident and African-American, American Indian, Hispanic, or Southeast Asian from Laos, Cambodia, or Vietnam admitted to the U.S. after December 31, 1975, and must be attending a Wisconsin independent institution or a Wisconsin Technical College. Selection is based upon financial need.
One semester scholarship for a graduate of a public high school in Wisconsin - preference to Marinette High School; minimum 3.0 GPA; 2 awards available - one to Chemical Engineering student; one to any engineering major
One semester scholarship for a graduate of a public high school in Wisconsin - preference to Marinette High School; minimum 3.0 GPA; 2 awards available - one to Chemical Engineering student; one to any engineering major All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Sophomore, junior or senior student; academic excellence; involvement in college or community activities; US Citizen; financial need
Sophomore, junior or senior student; academic excellence; involvement in college or community activities; US Citizen; financial need All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least 2 semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Established by congress in 1992, the Udall scholarships honor the legacy Congressman Morris K. Udall, supporting students who have demonstrated outstanding potential and a commitment to pursuing careers related to the environment.
Established by congress in 1992, the Udall scholarships honor the legacy Congressman Morris K. Udall, supporting students who have demonstrated outstanding potential and a commitment to pursuing careers related to the environment.
National scholarship for undergraduates planning a career related to the environment. Apply as a sophomore or junior (one or two years of undergraduate study remaining after the application year). Must be US citizen/permanent resident with a GPA of at least 3.0 (ideally higher). Selection criteria: commitment to a career in environmental policy; courses, service/leadership activities related to career interests; writing and analytical skills.
National scholarship for Native American and Alaskan Native undergraduates planning a career in tribal healthcare or tribal public policy. Apply as a sophomore or junior (one or two years of undergraduate study remaining after the application year). Must...
National scholarship for Native American and Alaskan Native undergraduates planning a career in tribal healthcare or tribal public policy. Apply as a sophomore or junior (one or two years of undergraduate study remaining after the application year). Must be US citizen/ permanent resident of Native American or Alaska Native descent, with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Selection criteria: commitment to a career in tribal healthcare or public policy; courses, service/leadership activities related to career interests; writing and analytical skills.
Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined by SoHE to continuing student who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance. No other restrictions apply.
Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined by SoHE to continuing student who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance. No other restrictions apply.
Applicants must be nominated by a Licensed/Certified Athletic Trainer. Nominee must submit a completed and signed application form together with the essay and embossed transcript. Evaluation form must be completed and signed by the Licensed/Certified Athletic Trainer supervisor.
Applicants must be nominated by a Licensed/Certified Athletic Trainer. Nominee must submit a completed and signed application form together with the essay and embossed transcript. Evaluation form must be completed and signed by the Licensed/Certified Athletic Trainer supervisor.
Applicants must be members of NATA and WATA; distinguished academically with an overall minimum accumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent; performed with distinction as members of the Athletic Training Student program in the declared major.
The Muriel R. (Moby) Sloan Scholarship was established in memory of Ms. Sloan, who received her Ph.D. from the UW-Madison School of Education. During her 30-year career in the UW Department of Physical Education, she initiated the graduate program...
The Muriel R. (Moby) Sloan Scholarship was established in memory of Ms. Sloan, who received her Ph.D. from the UW-Madison School of Education. During her 30-year career in the UW Department of Physical Education, she initiated the graduate program in motor learning which was one of the first in the country.
Scholarship for undergraduate dance majors. Recipients should demonstrate high scholarship or potential for high scholarship and need.
The Myra-Jean Newlin Scholarship was established by Jane and Ronald Hauber, Nancy Jean and Robert Neumann, and Kristine Kay and Robert Charles Newlin, Myra Jean's children in her honor.
The Myra-Jean Newlin Scholarship was established by Jane and Ronald Hauber, Nancy Jean and Robert Neumann, and Kristine Kay and Robert Charles Newlin, Myra Jean's children in her honor.
Outstanding woman preparing to teach math (preferred) or science education
Each year, NATAS-UMW Chapter/Foundation awards several scholarships to students within our chapter region (Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and western Wisconsin).
Each year, NATAS-UMW Chapter/Foundation awards several scholarships to students within our chapter region (Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa and western Wisconsin).
Applicant must be a resident of Minnesota, North Dakota, Iowa, or Wisconsin who is a current student at an accredited college, university, or technical school majoring in broadcasting, television, or electronic media. Strong GPA, involvement in extra-curricular activities relating to major, demonstrated leadership, and creativity/passion for intended field of employment required.
This scholarship for non-traditional students is open for application to single parents who are new or continuing students in the College of Letters and Science (L&S), pursuing their first undergraduate degree, and intending to complete that degree within L&S.
This scholarship for non-traditional students is open for application to single parents who are new or continuing students in the College of Letters and Science (L&S), pursuing their first undergraduate degree, and intending to complete that degree within L&S.
The Denney Scholarship criteria include the following: 1) single parent who also is head of household; 2) new or continuing student in College of Letters and Science (L&S); 3) pursuing first undergraduate degree and intending to complete that degree within L&S; 4) evidence of financial need; 5) potential for success; and 6) U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or other eligible non-citizen. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
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 was provided by Dick Barrows, a former Associate Dean of CALS, in honor of his parents, Neil and Audrey Barrows.
This CALS scholarship was provided by Dick Barrows, a former Associate Dean of CALS, in honor of his parents, Neil and Audrey Barrows.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships.
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.
U.S. Citizen or permanent resident; full-time undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering; interest in thermodynamics or fluid dynamics; top quartile of class; possess leadership potential; completed at least one class in thermodynamics and/or fluid mechanics; at least 2 semesters remaining as an...
U.S. Citizen or permanent resident; full-time undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering; interest in thermodynamics or fluid dynamics; top quartile of class; possess leadership potential; completed at least one class in thermodynamics and/or fluid mechanics; at least 2 semesters remaining as an undergraduate student when receive the scholarship Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Must be U.S. citizens and Wisconsin resident. Preference given to students from Vernon County, Wisconsin, and who plan to teach.
Must be U.S. citizens and Wisconsin resident. Preference given to students from Vernon County, Wisconsin, and who plan to teach.
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.
Undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering who are interested in building mechanical systems
Undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering who are interested in building mechanical systems Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
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.
A scholarship for students with learning disabilities, AD/HD or autism established by Kristine and Robert Newlin.
A scholarship for students with learning disabilities, AD/HD or autism established by Kristine and Robert Newlin.
Students may be undergraduate or graduate school students. Students must have a learning disability, AD/HD or autism.
Mr. and Mrs. Malone established this award to acknowledge the achievement of academic excellence by students in nursing. Nina Malone earned a BS and MA in French in 1917 and 1920. Her interest in Nursing comes from the good...
Mr. and Mrs. Malone established this award to acknowledge the achievement of academic excellence by students in nursing. Nina Malone earned a BS and MA in French in 1917 and 1920. Her interest in Nursing comes from the good care she received at various health care facilities.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship was established to provide support to undergraduate students at the UW-Madison School of Nursing. Nina Sween was one of the thirteen women to enter the second class of nursing students at the UW-Madison. She received her RN certificate...
This scholarship was established to provide support to undergraduate students at the UW-Madison School of Nursing. Nina Sween was one of the thirteen women to enter the second class of nursing students at the UW-Madison. She received her RN certificate in 1928.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Ms. Noel Hefty is a graduate of the School of Education's Dance Program and a member of the School's Board of Visitors. She helped found the Steamboat Dance Theatre, and has assisted many other artistic organizations with their creative...
Ms. Noel Hefty is a graduate of the School of Education's Dance Program and a member of the School's Board of Visitors. She helped found the Steamboat Dance Theatre, and has assisted many other artistic organizations with their creative and administrative needs. She has also been a representative to the Colorado Council of the Arts.
Undergraduate students in the Dance Program.
This award is open to students interested in International Social Work and who will be undertaking an international field placement.
This award is open to students interested in International Social Work and who will be undertaking an international field placement.
This award is open to undergraduate social work and social welfare majors and MSW students interested in International Social Work and are involved in a for-credit international experience under the direction of a School of Social Work faculty member. The Awards Committee will consider candidates who demonstrate a commitment to international social work and financial need. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions.
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.
The fund's annual distributable amounts shall be used to provide scholarship support to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education who have financial need, as determined by the Unit in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Aid, and...
The fund's annual distributable amounts shall be used to provide scholarship support to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education who have financial need, as determined by the Unit in cooperation with the Office of Student Financial Aid, and who would be unable to afford a college education without financial assistance.
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering interested in power engineering. Selection is based on performance in power engineering coursework. Preference given to students early in their academic careers; with recommendation from...
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering interested in power engineering. Selection is based on performance in power engineering coursework. Preference given to students early in their academic careers; with recommendation from power engineering instructors; and participation in department and college student activities.
The Nurses Alumni Organization Scholarships were established by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Dean Helen L. Bunge. They represent the joint commitment of the Nursing Alumni Organization and the University of Wisconsin Foundation to financially support students selected...
The Nurses Alumni Organization Scholarships were established by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Dean Helen L. Bunge. They represent the joint commitment of the Nursing Alumni Organization and the University of Wisconsin Foundation to financially support students selected for their scholastic achievement.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship was established by Dr. Lyle Olson and his wife Ruth Olson to support undergraduate students in the UW-Madison School of Nursing.
This scholarship was established by Dr. Lyle Olson and his wife Ruth Olson to support undergraduate students in the UW-Madison School of Nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
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.
Annual scholarship for engineering undergraduate student
Annual scholarship for engineering undergraduate student All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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 scholarship was established by Orrin W. Nuthem to provide support to students in the UW-Madison School of Nursing.
This scholarship was established by Orrin W. Nuthem to provide support to students in the UW-Madison School of Nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
The Orson S. Morse History Scholarship is given annually to an outstanding History major. Mr. Morse received his degree in History from the College of Letters & Science in 1932 and established this bequest to support undergraduate history education.
The Orson S. Morse History Scholarship is given annually to an outstanding History major. Mr. Morse received his degree in History from the College of Letters & Science in 1932 and established this bequest to support undergraduate history education.
Students must be history majors.
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.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering.
This CALS scholarship was made possible by the generosity of Oscar and Ethel Allen, researchers, authors, and graduates of UW-Madison in the field of bacteriology. The Allens believed in enhancing and supporting the extra-curricular experiences of students thru internships...
This CALS scholarship was made possible by the generosity of Oscar and Ethel Allen, researchers, authors, and graduates of UW-Madison in the field of bacteriology. The Allens believed in enhancing and supporting the extra-curricular experiences of students thru internships and study abroad opportunities.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are participating in international internships.
This scholarship supports non-traditional and returning adult students who are pursuing their first undergraduate degree and who have experienced a significant break in their college education.
This scholarship supports non-traditional and returning adult students who are pursuing their first undergraduate degree and who have experienced a significant break in their college education.
Nontraditional and returning adult students eligible for award consideration must 1) have experienced a cumulative gap in their education of five or more years; 2) be at the undergraduate level pursuing their first baccalaureate degrees; 3) be returning adult students who anticipate participation in the workforce for a significant period of time subsequent to graduation; 4) demonstrate financial need; 5) show academic promise and a commitment to obtaining their degrees; and 6) be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, or other eligible non-citizens. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year. The Osher Reentry Scholarship is not intended for students seeking a second undergraduate degree or students who are exclusively enrolled in online courses.
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.
The Palmer-Tarbell Scholarship was established by the bequest of Sarah Thompson Palmer and a memorial fund for Beatrice Eldora Palmer.
The Palmer-Tarbell Scholarship was established by the bequest of Sarah Thompson Palmer and a memorial fund for Beatrice Eldora Palmer.
Undergraduate woman majoring in physical education and/or dance.
This scholarship is one of a number of scholarships available to single parents, returning adults, and other non-traditional students who are striving to complete their UW-Madison degrees.
This scholarship is one of a number of scholarships available to single parents, returning adults, and other non-traditional students who are striving to complete their UW-Madison degrees.
PLATO Scholarships are available to nontraditional adult students who are new or continuing undergraduates, graduate students, or professional degree students at UW-Madison. To be considered, an applicant also must 1) have significant financial need; 2) demonstrate strong potential for academic success; and 3) be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or other eligible non-citizen. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
Annual scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering students
Annual scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering students All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Provide annual scholarship support for a returning adult student enrolled in the School of Education
Provide annual scholarship support for a returning adult student enrolled in the School of Education
Provide annual scholarship support for a returning adult student enrolled in the School of Education
Established in 1991 by her family and friends, this scholarship honors Patricia Buchanan, an unusually gifted teacher at Sennett Middle School in Madison, whose untimely death robbed many children of a chance to work with her. Ms. Buchanan earned...
Established in 1991 by her family and friends, this scholarship honors Patricia Buchanan, an unusually gifted teacher at Sennett Middle School in Madison, whose untimely death robbed many children of a chance to work with her. Ms. Buchanan earned three degrees from the University of Wisconsin, including two from the School of Education--bachelor's degrees in elementary and secondary education. She was an avid supporter of the Upham Woods 4-H Environmental Education Center and the International Crane Foundation. It was Ms. Buchanan's wish that the Madison teacher population become more diverse in gender, race, ethnicity, and life perspective.
Undergraduate students in underrepresented groups from Madison Metropolitan School District high schools who are preparing to become teachers. Awards are based on academic record, need, evidence of community service, and the recommendation of the student's academic department.
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.
The Paul J. Schrag Prize is awarded to the student with the best essay in German-Jewish History
The Paul J. Schrag Prize is awarded to the student with the best essay in German-Jewish History
Applicants must be history majors. Essay must focus on German-Jewish History, be at least 10-15 pages in length, and be written for a history course.
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.
Applicant must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicant must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Available to deserving Graduate or Undergraduate students enrolled in the Department of Theatre and Drama
Available to deserving Graduate or Undergraduate students enrolled in the Department of Theatre and Drama
Graduate or Undergraduate enrolled in Theatre & Drama
The Peter Rogot Scholarship Fund was established on January 8, 1993, by a gift from Mary Stevens Rogot in memory of her late husband, Peter Rogot.
The Peter Rogot Scholarship Fund was established on January 8, 1993, by a gift from Mary Stevens Rogot in memory of her late husband, Peter Rogot.
This fund awards students majoring in broadcast journalism with promise of success in various aspects of broadcast news.
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.
Scholarship for MS&E Undergraduate Students
Scholarship for MS&E Undergraduate Students
Current MS&E Undergraduate Student
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who has nearly completed, or just completed, their junior year; demonstrated outstanding mastery of their studies; leadership; demeanor and concern for the well-being of others and sets...
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who has nearly completed, or just completed, their junior year; demonstrated outstanding mastery of their studies; leadership; demeanor and concern for the well-being of others and sets a standard to which the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering would be pleased to have all students aspire.
Scholarships for engineering students
Scholarships for engineering students All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This SoHE scholarship is provided by Phi Upsilon School.
This SoHE scholarship is provided by Phi Upsilon School.
Members of the Phi Upsilon student organization who are enrolled in any SoHE major.
This scholarship provides support for an undergraduate computer science major from a rural community in Wisconsin. This is a 2 year award.
This scholarship provides support for an undergraduate computer science major from a rural community in Wisconsin. This is a 2 year award.
Students must be enrolled full-time in the College of Letters & Science and be a declared computer science major. This is a two-year award that supports the junior and senior academic years.
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 SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Phyllis Young.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Phyllis Young.
Any SoHE major, with preference given to U.S. citizens.
The Pi Lambda Theta Scholarship is made available by the University of Wisconsin Alpha Beta Chapter of Pi Lambda Theta. Pi Lambda Theta is a national honor association originally established for women in education, now serving men and women,...
The Pi Lambda Theta Scholarship is made available by the University of Wisconsin Alpha Beta Chapter of Pi Lambda Theta. Pi Lambda Theta is a national honor association originally established for women in education, now serving men and women, working to foster professional spirit and to seek and maintain the highest standards of scholarship and professional preparation.
Undergraduates (one majority and one minority) with the highest GPA. Both recipients must have completed at least one full semester (12 credits) at the UW-Madison.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering. Preference is given to students who have taken a course in Electrical Systems and have an interest in internships in electrical and/or mechanical industry as well as a career in the electrical contracting industry.
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Nuclear Engineering in their junior or senior years. Based on academic merit, and involvement with extracurricular activities
Annual scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled in Nuclear Engineering in their junior or senior years. Based on academic merit, and involvement with extracurricular activities
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.
U.S. Citizen; undergraduate Mechanical Engineering major; primary consideration to financial need
U.S. Citizen; undergraduate Mechanical Engineering major; primary consideration to financial need Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Provided through a grant from Promega Corporation, this scholarship supports undergraduate students undertaking an international internship aimed at improving the quality of life in the world. University of Wisconsin-Madison students from all science fields are eligible but a preference will...
Provided through a grant from Promega Corporation, this scholarship supports undergraduate students undertaking an international internship aimed at improving the quality of life in the world. University of Wisconsin-Madison students from all science fields are eligible but a preference will be given to students whose internships use molecular biology techniques to better the world.
Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program during the current academic year. Internships may be in the summer, fall or spring terms and should be focused on using science to improve our world. Internships must be unpaid (i.e., in a nonprofit organization or a university research lab rather than a for-profit company.) Students must be based outside the US for at least 6 weeks and must enroll in the online Worldwide Internship Program course. The location of the internship should be in a country other than the student's home country or where s/he already has spent significant periods of time. Clarity of project purpose; connection between the internship and a student's academic and career goals; organization and presentation of project proposal, and the project's potential impact for improving quality of life in the world.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
Scholarship for an undergraduate junior or senior majoring in theoretical physics or electrical engineering.
Scholarship for an undergraduate junior or senior majoring in theoretical physics or electrical engineering.
This fund was established by the School of Journalism and Mass Communications in December 1997 to honor Professor Emeritus Wilmott Ragsdale.
This fund was established by the School of Journalism and Mass Communications in December 1997 to honor Professor Emeritus Wilmott Ragsdale.
There are no special criteria for awarding this scholarship.
Scholarships to outstanding undergrad students in ISyE; strong record of meaningful outside activities;
Scholarships to outstanding undergrad students in ISyE; strong record of meaningful outside activities;
Current ISyE undergraduate student Current ISyE undergraduate student
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.
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Preference is given to students studying Geospatial Information Engineering.
The Nelson Institute Center for Climatic Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison offers the annual Reid Bryson Scholarship competition to honor the life and legacy of our founder, Professor Reid Bryson. The scholarship rewards exemplary students whose research mirrors the...
The Nelson Institute Center for Climatic Research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison offers the annual Reid Bryson Scholarship competition to honor the life and legacy of our founder, Professor Reid Bryson. The scholarship rewards exemplary students whose research mirrors the innovative and interdisciplinary studies of Professor Bryson, involving either fundamental climate and meteorological processes or topics that connect climate, people, and the environment.
Applicants must either be a registered undergraduate or graduate student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, from any department or center. The research should either address (1) fundamental climatic and meteorological processes or (2) environmental issues at the interface of climate, people, and the environment. Professor Bryson's research was highly interdisciplinary, so students from across the sciences and humanities are encouraged to apply. Research projects should either be ongoing or completed, rather than proposed work.
In 1955, a trust endowed the Richard Fischer Scholarship to encourage undergraduate students pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
In 1955, a trust endowed the Richard Fischer Scholarship to encourage undergraduate students pursuing the study of chemistry at UW-Madison.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are involved with research in chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Awardees will be selected based on interest, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
This scholarship rewards humanitarian achievement and service, encourages excellence and commitment in the application of humanitarian ideals, and affirms the moral obligation to provide for human welfare.
This scholarship rewards humanitarian achievement and service, encourages excellence and commitment in the application of humanitarian ideals, and affirms the moral obligation to provide for human welfare.
Eligible students must be second or third year students and have a strong record of community/humanitarian service. The ideal scholarship candidate should exhibit a natural desire to provide for human welfare and a rational compassion for others. Further consideration will be given if the candidate has overcome life or academic challenges and/or has financial need. Finally, the recipient should possess the innate qualities of dignity, courage and discipline. Completed applications are evaluated using donor criteria. Finalists are selected for a short interview before the scholarship panel.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who are US citizens.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering who are US citizens.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Scholarship for undergraduate students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
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.
Awarded to Undergraduate or Graduate students studying special education in the School of Education.
Awarded to Undergraduate or Graduate students studying special education in the School of Education.
Special Education
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
This scholarship was established in memory of Robert Franklin Taylor.
This scholarship was established in memory of Robert Franklin Taylor.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are Chemistry, Chemistry Course majors or are conducting research in Chemistry; and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Awardees will be selected based on interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
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.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities established through the Robert W. Deaton Trust.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities established through the Robert W. Deaton Trust.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students. Students must have a disability, with preference is given to students with learning disabilities, AD/HD, or psychological disabilities.
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.
The Robert and Vernice Nye Scholarship Fund was created in 2009 by Robert Nye.
The Robert and Vernice Nye Scholarship Fund was created in 2009 by Robert Nye.
Undergraduates interested in elementary education and/or music education
This $10,000 scholarship is designated for Hispanic/Latino students attending UW-Madison. There is a strong preference to award this scholarship to transfer students who have completed two years at a two year college system. There is also a preference for Sánchez...
This $10,000 scholarship is designated for Hispanic/Latino students attending UW-Madison. There is a strong preference to award this scholarship to transfer students who have completed two years at a two year college system. There is also a preference for Sánchez scholars from Madison College or MMSD.
Recipients must be bilingual in Spanish and English, first generation students, and demonstrate financial need (FAFSA not required). Selection will be made on the basis of responses to short essay questions, financial need status, recommendations, and previous institution transcripts. A FAFSA is not required to apply for this scholarship.
Scholarships for engineering students
Scholarships for engineering students All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Students must be active and enrolled with sophomore or junior standing and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students from populations that are underrepresented...
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Students must be active and enrolled with sophomore or junior standing and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students from populations that are underrepresented in engineering are preferred. Students should be open to accepting, if offered, at minimum, one Rockwell Collins co-op or internship prior to completion of degree, be willing to serve as an ambassador for Rockwell Collins, and participate in organized Rockwell Collins activities as appropriate.
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.
Rogers Law Firm is honored to offer a one-time, non-renewable scholarship of $1,000 to one college student who wins the Rogers Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest.
Rogers Law Firm is honored to offer a one-time, non-renewable scholarship of $1,000 to one college student who wins the Rogers Law Firm Scholarship Essay Contest.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old and enrolled in a U.S. college or university at the time of the award. Students must also be a U.S. legal resident and write a 1,000- to 1,500-word essay on the topic provided. Proof of age, U.S., legal residency and college or university enrollment are required.
Full time Mechanical Engineering major; Wisconsin resident; GPA between 3.0 and 3.5; consideration given to students with interest in design
Full time Mechanical Engineering major; Wisconsin resident; GPA between 3.0 and 3.5; consideration given to students with interest in design Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Annual scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering students
Annual scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering students All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The Roland W. Zinns Scholarship was established by the late Charlotte E. Zinns in memory of her husband, Roland. Roland Zinns was a principal of a junior high school in Milwaukee.
The Roland W. Zinns Scholarship was established by the late Charlotte E. Zinns in memory of her husband, Roland. Roland Zinns was a principal of a junior high school in Milwaukee.
Preference for Milwaukee County prospective secondary education teachers. Scholarships also may be given to students who are currently enrolled in secondary education programs and who live outside of Milwaukee County. Financial need is considered
Candidates selected by Minority Programs Committee
Candidates selected by Minority Programs Committee
Applicant must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicant must major in Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Mechanical Engineering students with at least a 3.0 GPA
Mechanical Engineering students with at least a 3.0 GPA Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Annual scholarship for a continuing student; First preference to students graduating from Green Lake H.S., Green Lake, WI with a Mechanical Engineering major; 2nd to Green Lake H.S. graduate in any engineering major; 3rd to Green Lake County high school...
Annual scholarship for a continuing student; First preference to students graduating from Green Lake H.S., Green Lake, WI with a Mechanical Engineering major; 2nd to Green Lake H.S. graduate in any engineering major; 3rd to Green Lake County high school graduates in mechanical engineering; 4th to Green Lake County high school graduates in any engineering major; 5th to any Wisconsin high school graduate. All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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 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.
The Ruth Bleier Scholarship in the Natural Sciences was established to encourage undergraduate women at UW-Madison to pursue careers in the natural sciences or medicine.
The Ruth Bleier Scholarship in the Natural Sciences was established to encourage undergraduate women at UW-Madison to pursue careers in the natural sciences or medicine.
Any UW-Madison undergraduate woman student enrolled in the Gender and Women's Studies major or certificate program AND in a major or certificate program in science or health is eligible to apply. Undergraduate woman student must be enrolled in the Gender and Women's Studies major or certificate program AND in a major or certificate program in science or health.
This scholarship was established by Ruth E. Parkinson to provide scholarships to students in the nursing program at UW-Madison.
This scholarship was established by Ruth E. Parkinson to provide scholarships to students in the nursing program at UW-Madison.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
Established in 1998 with a bequest from Myron George Kuhlman in memory of his wife, Ruth Miller Kuhlman (BS in Education '32), this is a monetary award for undergraduates to benefit and advance their studies within the field of Classics.
Established in 1998 with a bequest from Myron George Kuhlman in memory of his wife, Ruth Miller Kuhlman (BS in Education '32), this is a monetary award for undergraduates to benefit and advance their studies within the field of Classics.
Applicants must be a declared Classics, Classical Humanities, or Latin major with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 to be eligible for this award.
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.
Saco Polymers created this scholarship to increase the company's visibility on campus. This is an annual scholarship.
Saco Polymers created this scholarship to increase the company's visibility on campus. This is an annual scholarship.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors or are conducting research in chemistry and have a GPA of at least 3.0. First preference is to award this scholarship to a high achieving racially diverse student with junior status in the Chemistry department.
One semester scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering student who is a resident of Wisconsin with financial need
One semester scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering student who is a resident of Wisconsin with financial need All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The Santos Zingale Memorial Scholarship was established in 1999 by Joan Zingale to honor the career and commitment to education of her husband, Santos Zingale, who was an emeritus professor in the Art and Art Education areas of the School...
The Santos Zingale Memorial Scholarship was established in 1999 by Joan Zingale to honor the career and commitment to education of her husband, Santos Zingale, who was an emeritus professor in the Art and Art Education areas of the School of Education.
Undergraduate art student with an emphasis in painting
Scholarships to undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering. Preference given to students with financial need, although FAFSA not required.
Scholarships to undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering. Preference given to students with financial need, although FAFSA not required. Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
Annual scholarship for engineering sophomore with a GPA of at least 3.0; financial need primary consideration; preference to those working and/or involved in extracurricular activities; preference to candidates from Beloit, Wisconsin. If no candidates from this area then from Rock...
Annual scholarship for engineering sophomore with a GPA of at least 3.0; financial need primary consideration; preference to those working and/or involved in extracurricular activities; preference to candidates from Beloit, Wisconsin. If no candidates from this area then from Rock County, Dane County and the State of Wisconsin All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Pending annual review, this scholarship is designed to foster Danish-American relations by providing generous financial support to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are participating on an approved UW-Madison study abroad or credit-bearing...
Pending annual review, this scholarship is designed to foster Danish-American relations by providing generous financial support to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are participating on an approved UW-Madison study abroad or credit-bearing internship program to Denmark for Spring 2018, or Calendar Year 2018. In addition to receiving scholarship funds, Scan|Design fellows are invited to participate in a range of hosted activities in Denmark, which are organized by the Scan|Design coordinators in Copenhagen. The goal of the activities is to help recipients get to know other Scan|Design fellows, Danes, Denmark, and the Scandinavian region a little better. Upon return to Madison, Scan|Design Scholars are expected to participate in activities involving the Danish students on campus. The UW-Madison Scan|Design Fellowship Program is directed by Maj Fischer of the International Division.
Applicants must be degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate and graduate students who will return to campus for at least one semester following their program in Denmark. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are participating on an approved UW-Madison study abroad program or credit-bearing internship program to Denmark for Spring 2018, or Calendar Year 2018. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to a program for the specified semester(s). Transcript (UW Student Record), information on the program student is attending in Denmark, Essay, Resume and a written Academic Letter of Recommendation required. The written Academic Letter of Recommendation (from a faculty member, instructor or advisor) must be received by the application closing date of October 15, 2017. No exceptions to this Letter of Recommendation deadline will be considered. Please plan accordingly.
One semester scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering student
One semester scholarship for sophomore (2nd year) engineering student All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The School of Education Minority Scholarship is funded by contributions from alumni who wish to support minority scholarships.
The School of Education Minority Scholarship is funded by contributions from alumni who wish to support minority scholarships.
Undergraduate students from underrepresented groups pursuing degrees in the School of Education.
Undergraduates admitted to the School of Education
Undergraduates admitted to the School of Education
One semester scholarship for a U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien; significant interruption in formal education (usually 5 or more years); academic performance; clearly expressed educational/career goals; admission to an engineering department; preference to individuals who have served honorably in...
One semester scholarship for a U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien; significant interruption in formal education (usually 5 or more years); academic performance; clearly expressed educational/career goals; admission to an engineering department; preference to individuals who have served honorably in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
The Scott Cutlip Scholarship Fund supports worthy undergraduate students studying public relations in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
The Scott Cutlip Scholarship Fund supports worthy undergraduate students studying public relations in the School of Journalism and Mass Communications.
These funds are earmarked for students on the strategic communications track with a special interest in public relations.
Annual scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled in any engineering major
Annual scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled in any engineering major All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award
The Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation established this scholarship to provide support to returning adult nursing students over the age of 24 who are pursuing a second baccalaureate degree.
The Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation established this scholarship to provide support to returning adult nursing students over the age of 24 who are pursuing a second baccalaureate degree.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who are pursuing a second baccalaureate degree
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.
The Sigrid Schultz Scholarship supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Sigrid Schultz Scholarship supports undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Financial need, academic performance and a commitment to a career in journalism are prerequisites for recipients of this scholarship.
This scholarship for non-traditional students is available to new, continuing, or reentry students who are single parents and who are pursuing their first undergraduate degree.
This scholarship for non-traditional students is available to new, continuing, or reentry students who are single parents and who are pursuing their first undergraduate degree.
To be eligible for consideration an applicant must be: 1) the sole head of their household and the single parent of at least one dependent child supported by and living in that household; 2) a new or continuing student pursuing their first undergraduate degree; 3) able to demonstrate financial need; and 4) a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, asylee, or other eligible non-citizen. Preference may be given to undergraduates who have completed at least 30 degree credits with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better. Eligible applicants will be evaluated in a competitive selection process. View the program site and the scholarship application for details. Scholarship awards for nontraditional students require admission to a UW-Madison degree program. Prospective students who have not yet been admitted as UW-Madison degree candidates should submit an application for admission well before the scholarship deadline, and must anticipate an admissions decision by mid-March. Awards will be contingent upon enrollment during the scholarship year.
Annual award for female engineering student
Annual award for female engineering student All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is available to UW-Madison undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the School of Education who are studying abroad on an International Academic Programs (IAP) study abroad program. Any School of Education undergraduate, including students in "pre"...
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is available to UW-Madison undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the School of Education who are studying abroad on an International Academic Programs (IAP) study abroad program. Any School of Education undergraduate, including students in "pre" status (e.g., pre-Elementary Education, pre-Kinesiology), or students earning the Certificate in Education Policy Studies or the Certificate in Education and Educational Services are eligible to apply. Priority will be given to applicants for whom this would be their first study abroad experience, as well as for students participating on a program in Africa, Asia, or Latin America. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018.
Any School of Education undergraduate, including students in "pre" status (e.g., pre-Elementary Education, pre-Kinesiology), or students earning the Certificate in Education Policy Studies or the Certificate in Education and Educational Services are eligible to apply.
The Sophomore Research Fellowships support undergraduate research done in collaboration with UW-Madison faculty or research/instructional academic staff.
The Sophomore Research Fellowships support undergraduate research done in collaboration with UW-Madison faculty or research/instructional academic staff.
A sophomore (two years of undergraduate study after application year) or a freshmen who will have more than 24 credits after May of the current academic year or a transfer student in their first year of attendance at UW-Madison. Must be in good academic standing (2.3 cumulative GPA or above). Evidence of the student's intellectual contribution to the research; degree of meaningful collaboration with a faculty research mentor; extent to which the research objective is achievable within the proposed timeline.
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.
Mechanical Engineering undergraduate; Wisconsin or Michigan resident; at least a 3.0 on ME coursework; financial need.
Mechanical Engineering undergraduate; Wisconsin or Michigan resident; at least a 3.0 on ME coursework; financial need. Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
This scholarship is established by UW political science alumnus John Stanoch. Preference is for a student from Minnesota.
This scholarship is established by UW political science alumnus John Stanoch. Preference is for a student from Minnesota.
Strength of academic record, financial need.
The Stanoch Student Research Support Program provides a stipend for an undergraduate student and a graduate student to engage in research during the summer. The summer is a critical period for students to make significant progress on their research or...
The Stanoch Student Research Support Program provides a stipend for an undergraduate student and a graduate student to engage in research during the summer. The summer is a critical period for students to make significant progress on their research or engage in parts of their research, extended travel for example, that might not be possible during the academic year due to other commitments.
Students who are political science majors, are in the summer term, and will be continuing in the following fall semester are eligible. The Scholar will be selected on the student's potential to be significantly engaged in the proposed project.
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.
Beginning in 2016, the Department will award one Steven A. and Barbara S. Jaffe Scholarship annually. The award is designed for outstanding History majors who are not Wisconsin residents (for tuition purposes).
Beginning in 2016, the Department will award one Steven A. and Barbara S. Jaffe Scholarship annually. The award is designed for outstanding History majors who are not Wisconsin residents (for tuition purposes).
Eligible recipients must be a declared History major who does not hold Wisconsin residency (for tuition purposes).
The Steven A. and Barbara S. Jaffe Scholarship was established in 2005 by the Jaffes to show their gratitude for the excellent education they received as students at UW-Madison. Mr. Jaffe received a degree from the College of Letters...
The Steven A. and Barbara S. Jaffe Scholarship was established in 2005 by the Jaffes to show their gratitude for the excellent education they received as students at UW-Madison. Mr. Jaffe received a degree from the College of Letters and Science and Mrs. Jaffe graduated from the School of Education.
Non-resident students in the School of Education
The Steven Mark Wiltgen/Betty J. Frazier Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
The Steven Mark Wiltgen/Betty J. Frazier Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
This scholarship fund supports students that intend to pursue a career in sports journalism.
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.
Scholarship to a female undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Preference to a student with financial need.
Scholarship to a female undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Preference to a student with financial need.
Dr. and Mrs. Harold Deutsch endowed this scholarship fund in 1997 to provide undergraduate scholarship support for the UW-Madison Chemistry Department.
Dr. and Mrs. Harold Deutsch endowed this scholarship fund in 1997 to provide undergraduate scholarship support for the UW-Madison Chemistry Department.
Eligible candidates are undergraduate students who are chemistry majors, have a GPA of at least 3.0., and are residents of Wisconsin. Applicants will be selected based on the candidate's interests, scholastic merit, and extra-curricular activities.
Discover the world...and bring the world back to Wisconsin! Study Abroad is an integral part of a UW-Madison education and can be one of the highlights of a student's time here. International Academic Programs (IAP) hopes to make this...
Discover the world...and bring the world back to Wisconsin! Study Abroad is an integral part of a UW-Madison education and can be one of the highlights of a student's time here. International Academic Programs (IAP) hopes to make this possible for as many Badgers as possible with Study Abroad Scholars awards, starting with $1,500 towards IAP short term programs; $3,000 towards IAP semester programs; and $4,000 towards IAP year long programs. Applicant must be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018.
All students applying to IAP programs should consider this award! In order to be considered for the Study Abroad Scholars scholarship for this application round, an applicant must: <ol> <li>Be in the process of applying, or have already applied, to an International Academic Program (IAP) study abroad program for Spring 2018, Winter Intersession 2017-18, or Calendar Year 2018. (UW Global Gateway Programs are not eligible)</li> <li>Be a full-time, degree-seeking undergraduate student at UW-Madison</li> <li>Complete and submit scholarship application by September 25, 2017 on Scholarships@UW</li> </ol> Essay required. Additional consideration for some of the awards will be given to students who possess the following characteristics and/or traits: <ul> <li>First generation college student</li> <li>First time traveling abroad</li> <li>Financial need</li> <li>STEM majors (science, technology, engineering, and math)</li> <li>Cumulative GPA above 3.8</li> </ul>
Annual scholarship for an active member of the Society of Women Engineers student chapter at the UW-Madison College of Engineering
Annual scholarship for an active member of the Society of Women Engineers student chapter at the UW-Madison College of Engineering All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
The Boards of Directors of Friends of Meriter provides this scholarship to deserving nursing students and honors Terri Potter's 35 years of service to Meriter Hospital.
The Boards of Directors of Friends of Meriter provides this scholarship to deserving nursing students and honors Terri Potter's 35 years of service to Meriter Hospital.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
We are grateful to our alumna, Alice Mortenson, for her generous support. The Mortenson scholarships will be awarded to up to three students interested in Russian history, and at least one of the scholarships will be reserved for a student...
We are grateful to our alumna, Alice Mortenson, for her generous support. The Mortenson scholarships will be awarded to up to three students interested in Russian history, and at least one of the scholarships will be reserved for a student majoring in a discipline other than history.
All undergraduate students at the UW-Madison are eligible for this award, so long as they satisfy the historical research component of its requirements. Applications for the historical research awards competition should include a statement of no more than 1,750 words describing the applicant's research goals, means for achieving them, and previous academic preparation. Applicants should also offer two letters of support from university faculty or instructors.
Barbara Glasgall Berkeley was a 1941 graduate of UW-Madison whose passion was in the area of Dance. Bobbie was a student in Hanya Holm¿s first dance class in the United States, and was an early modern dance enthusiast thanks to...
Barbara Glasgall Berkeley was a 1941 graduate of UW-Madison whose passion was in the area of Dance. Bobbie was a student in Hanya Holm¿s first dance class in the United States, and was an early modern dance enthusiast thanks to her avant-garde mother. She danced and performed under the direction of Margaret H¿Doubler, pioneer of the UW-Madison Dance Program
The Bascom Hill Society, the major donor honor organization of the University of Wisconsin Foundation, offers a full scholarship to an upperclassman with financial need, a solid academic record, demonstrated leadership capability and outstanding volunteer contributions to the University of...
The Bascom Hill Society, the major donor honor organization of the University of Wisconsin Foundation, offers a full scholarship to an upperclassman with financial need, a solid academic record, demonstrated leadership capability and outstanding volunteer contributions to the University of Wisconsin and/or his or her community.
A campus-wide scholarship for sophomores or juniors with financial need and extensive service/leadership activities. Applicant must have a GPA of 3.2 or above, sophomore or junior status at the time of application, and unmet financial need of at least $1,000 for Wisconsin or Minnesota residents, or at least $5,000 for out-of-state residents. To determine eligibility, applicant must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applicant must have an outstanding record of campus or community service, demonstrated leadership capacity, and academic ability and achievement.
The scholarship award will lend financial support to one student majoring in Philosophy.
The scholarship award will lend financial support to one student majoring in Philosophy.
Eligible applicants must be Philosophy majors who have maintained at least 3.5 GPA for the past two terms. An aptitude for the study of philosophy and a desire for philosophical knowledge are of primary importance while financial need is of secondary importance. Graduating seniors are NOT eligible for this scholarship award. The following written material is required as part of the scholarship application: <ul> <li>The 1-2 page essay.</li> <li>A Philosophy Department recommendation.</li> <li>A copy of the applicant's academic transcript.</li> <li>A statement describing the applicant's financial status.</li> </ul> Further requirements are detailed in the call for applications.
This scholarship supports an undergraduate major in philosophy with academic merit and financial need, and who is a U.S. citizen. Scholarship amounts vary each year based on available funds. In the past awards have ranged from $1,000 to...
This scholarship supports an undergraduate major in philosophy with academic merit and financial need, and who is a U.S. citizen. Scholarship amounts vary each year based on available funds. In the past awards have ranged from $1,000 to $3,500.
Undergraduates must be declared philosophy majors with academic merit, financial need, and have U.S. citizenship. regarding financial status are required. Other requirements are provided in detail in the call for applications.
This scholarship provides support to first or second-year students enrolled in the College of Letters & Science who has demonstrated financial need.
This scholarship provides support to first or second-year students enrolled in the College of Letters & Science who has demonstrated financial need.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities. This scholarships is available through the generosity of Gregory C. Piazza and family and The John and Sally Wolozyn Memorial Scholarship Fund.
A campus-wide scholarship for students with disabilities. This scholarships is available through the generosity of Gregory C. Piazza and family and The John and Sally Wolozyn Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Students may be undergraduate, graduate or professional school students, with a preference for students who are also studying music. Students must have a disability.
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.
The donor, Edward "Ted" Perry, wishes to create a fund for the purpose of assisting students enrolled in the School of Journalism,and Mass Communication whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs to attend the University...
The donor, Edward "Ted" Perry, wishes to create a fund for the purpose of assisting students enrolled in the School of Journalism,and Mass Communication whose personal and family resources are not adequate to cover the costs to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
This fund shall be used to provide financial support to undergraduate students who have financial need. Strong preference is given to students pursuing the news/editorial journalism track.
The Tom Schnetz Communications Excellence Award was created by Tom's friends who wish to honor his memory.
The Tom Schnetz Communications Excellence Award was created by Tom's friends who wish to honor his memory.
This scholarship assists undergraduate students who are interested in a career in strategic communications with a preference to students interested in corporate communications.
This scholarship supports nursing students and recognizes scholastic achievement. The University League is an organization of University and community women who support UW-Madison and who promote charitable and educational activities.
This scholarship supports nursing students and recognizes scholastic achievement. The University League is an organization of University and community women who support UW-Madison and who promote charitable and educational activities.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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.
Selection is based on need, with a preference for rural Wisconsin kids.
Selection is based on need, with a preference for rural Wisconsin kids.
Annual scholarships for sophomore (2nd year) students of academic distinction in engineering
Annual scholarships for sophomore (2nd year) students of academic distinction in engineering All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This scholarship supports a non-resident political science major with sophomore of higher standing with financial need.
This scholarship supports a non-resident political science major with sophomore of higher standing with financial need.
Recipients must be currently enrolled political science majors with financial need. A committee of faculty will select the recipient.
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 scholarship provides an award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This scholarship provides an award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Students who are not current recipients of Letters and Science multi-year scholarships are given priority. 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 scholarship was established by Mr. Thomas J. Walton in memory of his wife, Ellen, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1995 at age 48 and passed away five years later. Preference is given to students interested in...
This scholarship was established by Mr. Thomas J. Walton in memory of his wife, Ellen, who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 1995 at age 48 and passed away five years later. Preference is given to students interested in pursuing a career in oncology nursing.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing who have an interest in oncology nursing
Scholarship for outstanding undergraduate(s) admitted to an engineering department and has completed at least one course in their major
Scholarship for outstanding undergraduate(s) admitted to an engineering department and has completed at least one course in their major
Admission to a degree granting department in Engineering; cumulative GPA of at least 3.75 on a 4.0 scale; U.S. citizen (born or naturalized); recommendation from faculty member familiar with applicant's qualifications All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
Undergrad Scholarships to MS&E students
Undergrad Scholarships to MS&E students
Current MS&E Undergraduate Student
The Tim Gattenby Adaptive Physical Education Scholarship was established in 2001 by Blair Mathews and Karen Johnson Mathews, and is one of the ways the Mathews have contributed to the University of Wisconsin-Madison's diverse student body.
The Tim Gattenby Adaptive Physical Education Scholarship was established in 2001 by Blair Mathews and Karen Johnson Mathews, and is one of the ways the Mathews have contributed to the University of Wisconsin-Madison's diverse student body.
Physical Education majors with Adapted PE concentration. Applicants must have 3.0 GPA, completed Kines 316 with a grade of B or higher, be recommended by a coordinator and/or instructor of APE, and provide evidence of volunteer experience with disabled individuals.
This is a scholarship fund to benefit undergraduate students majoring in Special Education in the School of Education.
This is a scholarship fund to benefit undergraduate students majoring in Special Education in the School of Education.
Scholarship for a graduate of a public high school in Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Scholarship for a graduate of a public high school in Oshkosh, Wisconsin All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This scholarship fund was created by Jason Wilde '94 in 2014 to honor the distinguished career of Thomas A. Mulhern '80.
This scholarship fund was created by Jason Wilde '94 in 2014 to honor the distinguished career of Thomas A. Mulhern '80.
The purpose of this scholarship is to support undergraduate students within the School of Journalism and Mass Communication pursuing an interest in sports journalism. Preference will be offered to those with financial need.
Annual scholarship for a sophomore (2nd year) engineering student
Annual scholarship for a sophomore (2nd year) engineering student All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
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.
Any SoHE major who demonstrate financial need.
Any SoHE major who demonstrate financial need.
Need-based scholarship awarded to high achieving undergraduate students (of any major) seeking financial support to take courses in the upcoming summer session at UW-Madison. Award availability and amounts are subject to vary.
Need-based scholarship awarded to high achieving undergraduate students (of any major) seeking financial support to take courses in the upcoming summer session at UW-Madison. Award availability and amounts are subject to vary.
Applicants must meet the following criteria: Currently enrolled at UW-Madison pursuing an undergraduate degree. Must be in good academic standing and have a cumulative GPA which reflects academic success. Applicants that fit the following criteria are strongly encouraged to apply: Priority is given to continuing students (that is, students who intend to enroll for the fall semester after their summer enrollment). Preference is given to students taking a full credit load in summer (6-9 credits). Students taking less than 6 credits will be considered. Preference is given to students demonstrating financial need. Preference is given to students taking UW-Madison online or on campus courses. Freshmen and sophomores are strongly encouraged to apply. A limited number of scholarships are available for international students. A limited number of scholarships are available for students taking summer Study Abroad through UW-Madison (UW Signature Study Abroad programs are given priority). Completed applications are evaluated by a scholarship committee using the above eligibility criteria. Successful applicants should also have well written responses to the application questions.
Students who submit applications for the chemistry scholarships and summer research support will not be applying for specific awards. Instead, students will complete the common application, titled "Undergraduate Chemistry Scholarships," and the department's Undergraduate Scholarships Committee will review all...
Students who submit applications for the chemistry scholarships and summer research support will not be applying for specific awards. Instead, students will complete the common application, titled "Undergraduate Chemistry Scholarships," and the department's Undergraduate Scholarships Committee will review all completed applications and determine which scholarships are best suited to an individual student on the basis of merit and/or financial need.
Student must be a chemistry major or be conducting research with a chemistry faculty member (see list of chemistry faculty at http://www.chem.wisc.edu/people/faculty). Student must be enrolled as an undergraduate at UW-Madison during the next academic year. Student must have a GPA of at least 3.0.
Applicants must be declared psychology majors.
Applicants must be declared psychology majors. A student must be completing a research project with a faculty member in the Department of Psychology.
Applicants must be declared psychology majors.
Applicants must be declared psychology majors. A student must plan to attend a professional conference in the field of psychology. Preference will be given to students who are presenting at the conference, but all students are welcome to apply.
The Undergraduate Writing Fellows Program, co-sponsored by The Writing Center and the College of Letters and Science, brings talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing.
The Undergraduate Writing Fellows Program, co-sponsored by The Writing Center and the College of Letters and Science, brings talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing.
To be considered for the program, applicants must be in good academic standing at UW-Madison and have at least two semesters remaining at the University. Students selected to be Fellows must enroll in a three-credit, writing-intensive honors seminar on tutoring writing across the curriculum. We are looking for highly motivated, independent, articulate, personable, kind, and diplomatic students. We are most interested in students who are successful and enthusiastic writers and who also are dynamic and intellectually engaged in class discussions, who enjoy working with others, and who will be able to hold their own in conferences with faculty and with student peers.
The University League - Dorothy Searles Scholarship was established in her memory by her husband, John R. Searles, a professor of English and Curriculum & Instruction at UW-Madison. Dorothy Searles, who was president of the University League during 1968-69,...
The University League - Dorothy Searles Scholarship was established in her memory by her husband, John R. Searles, a professor of English and Curriculum & Instruction at UW-Madison. Dorothy Searles, who was president of the University League during 1968-69, graduated from the University of Wisconsin in the School of Family Resources and Consumer Science.
Undergraduates enrolled in the School of Education
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore who is a U.S. citizen. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore who is a U.S. citizen. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Recipients will be high achieving sophomores with need who are U.S. citizens and not be current recipients of other Letters and Science multi-year scholarships. Recipient must be a US resident. 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 need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore who is a U.S. resident with need. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore who is a U.S. resident with need. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Recipients will be high achieving sophomores with need who are U.S. citizens and not be current recipients of other Letters and Science multi-year scholarships. The recipient will be a U.S. resident with financial need. 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.
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.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving U.S. resident sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving U.S. resident sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Recipients will be high achieving sophomores with need who are U.S. citizens and not be current recipients of other Letters and Science multi-year scholarships. Recipient must be a US resident. 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.
Awarded to continuing undergraduate students in CALS.
Awarded to continuing undergraduate students in CALS.
Annual scholarship for a female engineering student. Must be a U.S. citizen and must be continuing study in engineering after receipt of the award
Annual scholarship for a female engineering student. Must be a U.S. citizen and must be continuing study in engineering after receipt of the award All eligible applicants must be in good academic standing, be enrolled full-time in the College of Engineering and have completed at least two semesters (excluding Summer Session) on the UW-Madison campus at the time of the award.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
This need-based scholarship provides a one-time award to a high achieving sophomore. Award amounts are subject to vary at any time.
Recipients will be high achieving sophomores with need who are U.S. citizens and not be current recipients of other Letters and Science multi-year scholarships. Recipient must be a US resident. 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.
Scholarships for undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering; academic and intramural performance; financial need.
Scholarships for undergraduates in Mechanical Engineering; academic and intramural performance; financial need. Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form.
$1,000 scholarship awarded annually to a student of high academic merit who is a declared Economics major in any College of the UW-Madison.
$1,000 scholarship awarded annually to a student of high academic merit who is a declared Economics major in any College of the UW-Madison.
Declared Econ major, any College. Must be continuing on a full-time basis for the Fall term following application. Must have completed both the Intermediate Theory courses of the Economics major by the time of application and have a GPA of at least 3.5 in all completed coursework and a GPA of at least 3.7 in all completed coursework of the Economics major, including any calculus or statistics required of the chosen major's option. Must attest to financial need. High academic requirements, as well as financial need. Does not require FAFSA filing.
Professor Chu-Kia Wang, an emeritus faculty member of the College of Engineering, established this scholarship in memory of his wife, Vera Wang. Both Dr. and Mrs. Wang were impressed with the excellent nursing care provided at University Hospital and Clinics.
Professor Chu-Kia Wang, an emeritus faculty member of the College of Engineering, established this scholarship in memory of his wife, Vera Wang. Both Dr. and Mrs. Wang were impressed with the excellent nursing care provided at University Hospital and Clinics.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
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.
The Vincent L. Hawkinson Foundation for Peace and Justice has awarded more than $300,000 in scholarships to 138 students in recognition of their deep commitments to peace and justice since 1988.
The Vincent L. Hawkinson Foundation for Peace and Justice has awarded more than $300,000 in scholarships to 138 students in recognition of their deep commitments to peace and justice since 1988.
Applicants must advocate peace, reside in or attend school in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota or Wisconsin and attend an interview in Minneapolis and the fall awards ceremony.
This scholarship was established by Mae Wiita to honor her sister, Violette V. Wiite who was an alumna of the School of Nursing, class of 1941.
This scholarship was established by Mae Wiita to honor her sister, Violette V. Wiite who was an alumna of the School of Nursing, class of 1941.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This scholarship was established by Virginia G. Reynoldson to support a junior or senior student in the School of Nursing who demonstrate outstanding qualities of compassion and professionalism.
This scholarship was established by Virginia G. Reynoldson to support a junior or senior student in the School of Nursing who demonstrate outstanding qualities of compassion and professionalism.
Students enrolled in the School of Nursing
This is a "Named Endowed Scholarship" through The University League, Inc., on behalf of Virginia Hill Thayer. Named Endowed Scholarships are set up as memorials to honor members of The University League.
This is a "Named Endowed Scholarship" through The University League, Inc., on behalf of Virginia Hill Thayer. Named Endowed Scholarships are set up as memorials to honor members of The University League.
This award is to be given annually to a woman journalism senior with outstanding academic and professional credentials who has provided service to the school or the university. The recipient should continue study at UW Madison in the semester following the receipt of the award.
Scholarship for a female undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering.
Scholarship for a female undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering. Completed applications are read and evaluated using criteria designated by the donor and the values of the college. In addition, scholarships with a required financial need component use information provided on the completed FAFSA form
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering.
Applicants must be enrolled in the Construction Engineering & Management program within Civil & Environmental Engineering. Priority is given to students of color interested in building construction.
This CALS scholarship is provided by WALSAA.
This CALS scholarship is provided by WALSAA.
Awarded to outstanding sophomore students enrolled in any CALS major.
Applicants must provide evidence of attendance at a continuing education program and personal payment for program or successful completion of credentialing examination; must complete the application procedure; provide professional or personal references.
Applicants must provide evidence of attendance at a continuing education program and personal payment for program or successful completion of credentialing examination; must complete the application procedure; provide professional or personal references.
Applicants must be active members of WHIMA and AHIMA.