Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH)! Here, you can apply to and find specific information on scholarships at UW-Madison.

Below, you will find a listing of scholarship opportunities available to students with information about the applications, deadlines, eligibility criteria, award amounts, donors, and more. For general scholarship information, FAQs, program and contact information for your School/College, and information on external scholarships, please visit our Scholarships Page.

To begin applying to scholarships, please sign in with your NetID and complete the brief General Application. Based on your answers in the General Application, you will be directed to fill out more specific applications tied to scholarships for which you are eligible.

Questions? Concerns? Feedback? Contact the WiSH Support Team

Looking for your old dashboard? If so, log in to Scholarships@UW-Madison. Please note that students will be unable to match to new scholarships, complete applications, or accept awards on your old dashboard – moving forward, all actions will take place in the new system, WiSH.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$3,000 Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowships and Holstrom Environmental Scholarships
The Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowships and Holstrom Environmental Scholarships support undergraduate research done in...
The Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowships and Holstrom...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2019
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline02/20/2019
$0.00 Scholarships for Nontraditional, Adult, & Single Parent Students
Thanks to the generous contributions from our donors, scholarships are available for nontraditional, adult and single parent students. There are 13...
Thanks to the generous contributions from our donors, scholarships are...
  • Deadline: 02/20/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/20/2019
$18,000-$20,000 Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship
The Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship provides a renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with...
The Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship provides a renewable award...
  • Deadline: 02/21/2019
  • Award: $18,000-$20,000
Deadline02/21/2019
$10,000 renewable ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship
The ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship, established by Clifford and Kitty Hach in 1982, is awarded to undergraduates who are majoring in...
The ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship, established by...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2019
  • Award: $10,000 renewable
Deadline02/22/2019
Varies Graduate Student Peer Mentor Award
The Graduate Student Peer Mentor Awards recognize graduate students who exhibit stellar mentorship qualities. These graduate students are selected...
The Graduate Student Peer Mentor Awards recognize graduate students who...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/22/2019
Varies Mellon Wisconsin Semester or Summer Fellowship Application
The Mellon Foundation in partnership with the State of Wisconsin provides funding to the College of Letters and Science for this initiative. The...
The Mellon Foundation in partnership with the State of Wisconsin...
  • Deadline: 02/25/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/25/2019
$1,500-$4,000 Study Abroad Scholars
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...
Discover the world…and bring the world back to Wisconsin! Study Abroad...
  • Deadline: 02/25/2019
  • Award: $1,500-$4,000
Deadline02/25/2019
$1,000 Arthur B. Sacks Award for Graduate Excellence in Environmental Studies and Sustainability
Eligibility Criteria This scholarship award is intended to support students who are exploring the relation of environmental studies to the concept...
Eligibility Criteria This scholarship award is intended to support...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/28/2019
$1,000 Arthur B. Sacks Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Environmental Studies and Sustainability
Eligibility Criteria This scholarship award is intended to support students who are exploring the relation of environmental studies to the concept...
Eligibility Criteria This scholarship award is intended to support...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/28/2019
$725 Cal DeWitt Graduate Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Given Professor Cal DeWitt’s scholarly interests, this scholarship award is intended to support students who are exploring the...
Eligibility Criteria Given Professor Cal DeWitt’s scholarly interests,...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $725
Deadline02/28/2019
$725 Cal DeWitt Undergraduate Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Given Professor Cal DeWitt’s scholarly interests, this scholarship award is intended to support students who are exploring the...
Eligibility Criteria Given Professor Cal DeWitt’s scholarly interests,...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $725
Deadline02/28/2019
$3,000 Charles G. Meyer Undergraduate Study Abroad Travel Award
Eligibility Criteria The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to undergraduate students in the Nelson Institute who are participating...
Eligibility Criteria The purpose of this scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline02/28/2019
$3,000 Kikkoman Environmental Studies Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria The purpose of this scholarship award is to provide financial support to undergraduate students in the Nelson Institute for...
Eligibility Criteria The purpose of this scholarship award is to provide...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Linda Wernecke Marshall Graduate Award in Environmental Studies
Eligibility Criteria The purpose of this scholarship award is to provide financial support to graduate students in the Nelson Institute to work in...
Eligibility Criteria The purpose of this scholarship award is to provide...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Rehabilitation Psychology Graduate Scholarship Application
Rehabilitation Psychology Graduate Scholarship Application
Rehabilitation Psychology Graduate Scholarship Application
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
$0.00 Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Accounting Department
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled as Accounting majors....
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Actuarial Science Majors
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled as Actuarial Science...
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Finance Department
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled as Finance majors. The...
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
$0.00 Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Marketing Department
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled as Marketing majors. The...
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Real Estate Department
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled as Real Estate & Urban...
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Risk Management & Insurance Majors
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled as RMI majors. The...
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
$0.00 Wisconsin School of Business BBA Program - Supply Chain Management Certificate
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part of the submission for current BBA students enrolled in the Supply Chain...
This Department-specific supplemental application is submitted as part...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Wisconsin School of Business BBA Scholarships - Pre-Business Applicants
Currently enrolled Pre-Business applicants seeking admission into the Wisconsin School of Business can apply for scholarship awards through the...
Currently enrolled Pre-Business applicants seeking admission into the...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2019
Varies Allen Memorial Demeter Study Abroad Scholarship
Oscar and Ethel Allen were researchers, authors, and graduates of UW-Madison in the field of bacteriology. Their contributions on the UW Madison...
Oscar and Ethel Allen were researchers, authors, and graduates of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Biochemistry Study Abroad Scholarship
Support for Biochemistry students in the SCORE/SUPERG program was provided by the Jerome J. Stefaniak Biochemistry Scholarship Fund. This fund was...
Support for Biochemistry students in the SCORE/SUPERG program was...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Brody Epstein Agricultural Study Abroad Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships. First...
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies CALS Study Abroad Scholarships for Summer/Fall
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  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$2,000 Chou Kuo-ping Scholarship
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate students studying abroad on a UW-Madison Study...
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is available to degree-seeking...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/01/2019
$4,000 CIEE Open Campus Block Program Grant
CIEE is offering $4,000 for students who stay in one location for all three 6-week Open Campus Blocks for CIEE Berlin Open Campus or CIEE Rome Open...
CIEE is offering $4,000 for students who stay in one location for all...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Curriculum and Instruction Graduate Scholarship Application
Curriculum and Instruction Graduate Scholarship Application
Curriculum and Instruction Graduate Scholarship Application
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Demeter Education Fund Study Abroad Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided by Demeter Group. The Demeter Group is an organization of those who share an interest in agriculture and a...
This CALS scholarship is provided by Demeter Group. The Demeter Group is...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Douglas D. Sorenson Study Abroad Scholarship
Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned his undergrad degrees in Soil Science and Agronomy, and then his M.S. in Soil Science all...
Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned his undergrad...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence Study Abroad Scholarship
The Endowment of Undergraduate Excellence fund was created through the generosity of multiple donors in 1997 at the University of Wisconsin...
The Endowment of Undergraduate Excellence fund was created through the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Fest Family Study Abroad Scholarship
The Fest Family wishes to enhance undergraduate education and unique experiential learning opportunites in the hopes of creating a prosporous...
The Fest Family wishes to enhance undergraduate education and unique...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship
The George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship was established in honor of Dairy Science Emeritus Professor George Shook, and assists...
The George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies George W. & Dorothy D. Sledge Study Abroad Scholarship
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...
This scholarship was set up to recognize the life work of Dr. George W....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies H.L. & Jobelle Shands Demeter Study Abroad Scholarship
This CALS scholarship was established to honor the years of service of Jobelle Shands, a member and officer of the Demeter Group. The Demeter is an...
This CALS scholarship was established to honor the years of service of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Up to $1,000 Hyde Dissertation Research Award
The Center for Research on Gender and Women offers a competitive award to support social science dissertation research on gender or women’s studies...
The Center for Research on Gender and Women offers a competitive award...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship
The IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship is for scholarships not requiring essays that are available to students planning to attend a UW Madison...
The IAP General Study Abroad Scholarship is for scholarships not...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$1,500 IAP Graduate and Professional Student Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison Graduate and Professional students studying abroad on an IAP study abroad program, in...
This scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison Graduate and...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Jerome J. Stefaniak Biochemistry Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Joanne Stefaniak and honors the memory of husband, Jerome J. Stefaniak. The scholarship is intended to attract and...
This scholarship was created by Joanne Stefaniak and honors the memory...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$8,000-$10,000 Mathea Helen and Lawless Louis Mollere PreMedicine Scholarship
The Mathea Helen and Lawless Louis Mollere PreMedicine scholarship provides a one-time award to high achieving pre-health juniors or seniors with...
The Mathea Helen and Lawless Louis Mollere PreMedicine scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $8,000-$10,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Neil & Audrey Barrows Study Abroad Scholarship
This CALS scholarship was provided by Dick Barrows, a former Associate Dean of CALS, in honor of his parents, Neil and Audrey Barrows. Eligibility...
This CALS scholarship was provided by Dick Barrows, a former Associate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Oscar N. & Ethel K. Allen Memorial Study Abroad Internship Grant
This CALS scholarship was made possible by the generosity of Oscar and Ethel Allen, researchers, authors, and graduates of UW-Madison in the field...
This CALS scholarship was made possible by the generosity of Oscar and...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$4,000-$5,000 Paul R. Ebling PreMedicine Scholarship
The Paul R. Ebling PreMedicine scholarship provides a one-time award to high achieving pre-health juniors or seniors pursuing a degree from the...
The Paul R. Ebling PreMedicine scholarship provides a one-time award to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $4,000-$5,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Renk Scholarship
The Renk Agribusiness Institute, in the Department of Agricultural & Applied Economics and the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS),...
The Renk Agribusiness Institute, in the Department of Agricultural &...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$1,250 Rothschild Study Abroad Scholarship
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is open to enrolled UW-Madison Students from the greater Chicagoland area or a current recipient of one of...
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is open to enrolled UW-Madison...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $1,250
Deadline03/01/2019
$1,000 Ruth Bleier Scholarship in the Natural Sciences
The Ruth Bleier Scholarship in the Natural Sciences was established to encourage undergraduate women at UW-Madison to pursue careers in the natural...
The Ruth Bleier Scholarship in the Natural Sciences was established to...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2019
up to $6,000 per semester Scan|Design Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship
Pending annual review, this scholarship is designed to foster Danish-American relations by providing generous financial support to degree-seeking...
Pending annual review, this scholarship is designed to foster...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: up to $6,000 per semester
Deadline03/01/2019
$2,000-$3,500 Scan|Design Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship for UW Transnational Experiences of African Americans in Denmark Program
This scholarship is designed to foster Danish-American relations by providing generous financial support to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate...
This scholarship is designed to foster Danish-American relations by...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000-$3,500
Deadline03/01/2019