Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH)!

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. 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.

For general scholarship information, FAQs, program and contact information for your School/College, and information on external scholarships, please visit our Scholarships Page.

Incoming Undergraduate Students


As an incoming student, you can apply for scholarships as soon as you apply to the University by using your NetID and password. Applications for incoming undergraduate students typically open in early November and have deadlines in early February, so don’t wait until you know your admission status to apply! To quickly search on merit and need-based incoming undergraduate scholarships, please use these saved searches:


Common Searches


Below are some saved searches of some of the most commonly searched terms. For other common searches and helpful filters, please click the Show Filters button in the upper right corner of this page.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Abby Marlatt Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Abby Marlatt. Eligibility Criteria Any SoHE major. Preference will be given to applicants with good...
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Abby Marlatt. Eligibility...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Albert A. Ebling Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to students in either the School of Human Ecology or the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Preference given to...
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to students in either the School of Human...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Barbara M. Hanson Brown Community Service Award
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions Eligibility Criteria Any SoHE major. Must have demonstrated outstanding dedication and achievement...
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions Eligibility Criteria Any SoHE...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Bob Richards Consumer Advocacy Internship Award
Eligibility Criteria SoHE student successfully completing a consumer protection/advocacy internship with public/nonprofit sector sponsors...
Eligibility Criteria SoHE student successfully completing a consumer...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Chris L. Christensen Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen. Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Preference given to freshman women....
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Chris L....
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Dorothy Earleywine Sullivan Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Need-based student with preference given to female WI residents. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions.
Eligibility Criteria: Need-based student with preference given to female...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Dr. William & Luella Mortenson Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Dr. William & Luella Mortenson. Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Dr. William & Luella...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Elizabeth Vandenberg Vergeront Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Preference given to students who had been a 4-H club member, and/or who served as a junior club leader.
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Preference given to students who...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Ellen M. Carlson Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHe major.
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHe major.
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Elmer Ebling Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to students in either the School of Human Ecology or the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Preference given...
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to students in either the School of Human...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Emma Jordre Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Emma Jordre. Eligibility Criteria: Outstanding students majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design or...
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Emma Jordre. Eligibility...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Genevieve Hicks Frost Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Genevieve Hicks Frost. Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Preference given to female students who...
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Genevieve Hicks...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Gladys Emerson Cook Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to a SoHE student who receives highest rank in junior year.
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to a SoHE student who receives highest...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Great People/Great Place Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions. No other restrictions...
Eligibility Criteria: Must be a SoHE student. Awarded based on financial...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Hazel B. Paschall FIT Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Must be a student majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design, who will be attending the Fashion Institute of Technology if...
Eligibility Criteria: Must be a student majoring in Textiles and Fashion...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Hazel B. Paschall Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Must be majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design or Interior Architecture.
Eligibility Criteria: Must be majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design or...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Helen C. Stair Scholarship in Human Ecology
Eligibility Criteria: To provide scholarships for students in the School of Family Resources & Consumer Sciences at the University of...
Eligibility Criteria: To provide scholarships for students in the School...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies James A. Schwertfeger Personal Finance Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Must be majoring in Personal Finance. Selection based on academic achievement, leadership, involvement in campus activities...
Eligibility Criteria: Must be majoring in Personal Finance. Selection...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Jane W. Abrahamsen Great People Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined and verified by Financial Aid Office.
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies JoAnn & John Bolender Great People Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions.
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Preference will be given to...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Judy Dion Pyle Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major.
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major.
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Lorna Smithyman Will Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: 1. MUST be a Wisconsin resident and STRONG preference for student from rural, farm community. 2. MUST have financial need as...
Eligibility Criteria: 1. MUST be a Wisconsin resident and STRONG...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Margaret F. Hickey Scholarship
This SoHE Scholarship is provided in honor of Margaret F. Hickey Eligibility Criteria: Must be a SoHE Student. Student must meet need as defined by...
This SoHE Scholarship is provided in honor of Margaret F....
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Marie Ovitz Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Must be a female, entering senior year, and be majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design.
Eligibility Criteria: Must be a female, entering senior year, and be...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Mary Baldwin Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: To be used for a prize or scholarship to a student majoring in Home Economics or Human Development & Family Studies.
Eligibility Criteria: To be used for a prize or scholarship to a student...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Meda L. Heywood Great People Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined and verified by FAFSA.
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Mildred Murdoch Becker Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Mildred Murdoch Becker. Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major. Must have junior standing and...
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Mildred Murdoch...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Nancy Chellevold Great People Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as determined and verified by the Financial Aid Office.
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Awarded based on financial need as...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Nellie Butt Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: 1. WI resident from Vernon County should be given preference if they have financial need and have good GPA 2. U.S. citizen...
Eligibility Criteria: 1. WI resident from Vernon County should be given...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Norma A. Brooks Scholarship/University League Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Preference given to junior or senior students who are Wisconsin residents majoring in Textiles and Fashion Design and plan to...
Eligibility Criteria: Preference given to junior or senior students who...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Phi Omega Pi Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided by Phi Omega Pi. Eligibility Criteria Must have junior standing. Preference given to females majoring in a SoHE...
This SoHE scholarship is provided by Phi Omega Pi. Eligibility...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Phi Upsilon Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Members of the Phi Upsilon student organization who are enrolled in any SoHE major.
Eligibility Criteria: Members of the Phi Upsilon student organization...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Phyllis Young University League Endowed Scholarship
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Phyllis Young. Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major.
This SoHE scholarship is provided in honor of Phyllis Young. Eligibility...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Rosalie Amlie Morton Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student with federal need as defined by UW Financial Aid Office.
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student with federal need as defined by UW...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Roxy and Bud Heyse Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Scholarship for student studying for degree in Community and Nonprofit Leadership.
Eligibility Criteria: SoHE student. Scholarship for student studying...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies Susan and Larry Azar Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to deserving students in the School of Human Ecology with a preference given to those majoring in retailing. Students...
Eligibility Criteria: Awarded to deserving students in the School of...
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies University League General Scholarship (SoHE)
Any continuing SoHE student (not a senior)
Any continuing SoHE student (not a senior)
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
Varies UW Human Ecology General Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major who demonstrate financial need. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions.
Eligibility Criteria: Any SoHE major who demonstrate financial need....
  • Deadline: 01/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/01/2020
up to $10,000 UW Global Gateway Fellowships
The UW Global Gateway Fellowships are designed to provide students the access to the UW Study Abroad approved semester or year-long program of...
The UW Global Gateway Fellowships are designed to provide students the...
  • Deadline: 01/10/2020
  • Award: up to $10,000
Deadline01/10/2020
Tuition & Annual Stipend Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund Application
The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund was established by the Will of Dolores Zohrab Liebmann and is administered by JPMorgan, Trustee. Mrs. Liebmann...
The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund was established by the Will of Dolores...
  • Deadline: 01/14/2020
  • Award: Tuition & Annual Stipend
Deadline01/14/2020
Varies King-Morgridge Scholars Program
The King-Morgridge Scholars Program is an exceptional opportunity for enterprising, creative, dedicated young adults committed to applying their...
The King-Morgridge Scholars Program is an exceptional opportunity for...
  • Deadline: 01/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/15/2020
Varies Harriet & Sandra Rosenbaum Scholarship Full-Time MSW Program
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to newly accepted MSW students who have financial need and a long-term...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
  • Deadline: 01/16/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/16/2020
Varies Edward Alexander Bouchet Graduate Honor Society
The purpose of the Edward Alexander Bouchet Graduate Honor Society is to recognize outstanding scholarly achievement and promote diversity and...
The purpose of the Edward Alexander Bouchet Graduate Honor Society is to...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/27/2020
Varies Dorothy Marshall to honor Charles J Marshall Frawley Scholarship
The Dorothy Marshall Frawley to honor Charles J Marshall Frawley scholarship is for engineering students; designated for freshmen scholarships How...
The Dorothy Marshall Frawley to honor Charles J Marshall Frawley...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
$1,000 - $3,000 Engineering Freshman Academic Achievement Award
The Engineering Freshman Academic Achievement Award is a one-time scholarship awarded to approximately 150 outstanding incoming freshman...
The Engineering Freshman Academic Achievement Award is a one-time...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000 - $3,000
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies George P Ryan Class of 1922 Scholarships
The George P Ryan Class of 1922 Scholarship is for undergraduate students studying the field of Engineering who are unable to attend UW-Madison...
The George P Ryan Class of 1922 Scholarship is for undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
$1,500.00 to Full Tuition Leaders in Engineering Excellence and Diversity (LEED) Scholarship
The Leaders in Engineering Excellence and Diversity (LEED) Scholars Program provides undergraduate students directly admitted to the College of...
The Leaders in Engineering Excellence and Diversity (LEED) Scholars...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00 to Full Tuition
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Abagail Catania AAE/ABM Diversity Scholarship
After much thought and reflection on her experience at the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a mixed, black woman in agriculture, Abagail decided...
After much thought and reflection on her experience at the University of...
  • Deadline: 02/03/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/03/2020
Varies Ada Holt Lorenz Award
Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of neuropsychiatry, was the first director of the Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute in Mendota State Hospital....
Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of neuropsychiatry, was the first...
  • Deadline: 02/03/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/03/2020
Varies Agronomy Outstanding Graduate Student Award
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS graduates majoring in Agronomy. Visit college program site
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS graduates majoring in Agronomy....
  • Deadline: 02/03/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/03/2020