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, scholarship cycle timelines, 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, explore applying for scholarships as soon as you apply to the University by using your UW-Madison NetID and password. Applications for incoming undergraduate students typically open in October-November and have deadlines in early February, so don’t wait until you know your admission status to apply! Many UW-Madison scholarships consider students for awards using a holistic framework that may include, but is not limited to, academic achievement, potential contributions, service and leadership, and financial need. To search for 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 Fox Valley Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank Barron Morrison Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Fran and Elsie Morrison....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank Lessiter Ag Media Scholarship
Frank Lessiter is the company chairman and founder of Lessiter Media, a...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Fred Helgren Academic Merit Award
Fred J. Helgren was a lifetime supporter of the University of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Fred Pabst Memorial Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Fred Pabst by his family...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gail Edwin & Janice Faye Janssen Biological Systems Engineering Scholarship
Gail Janssen attended the UW-Madison Farm and Industry Short Course from...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gary and Barbara Krutz Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by Dr Gary Krutz ’67, ’69 MS and...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gasch Family Scholarship
This scholarship was created in honor of Gasch family members who have...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gavin & Mary Weis Research Scholarship
The Gavin and Mary Weis Research and Scholarship Fund was established...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies George W. & Dorothy D. Sledge Quality Education Scholarship
Dr. George W. Sledge, who served 39 years on the faculty and 28 years as...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Georgia M. Hellberg Scholarship
<This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Georgia M....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Glenn Webb Education Fund / The GROWMARK Foundation
The goal of the Growmark, Inc. scholarships is to encourage careers in...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Grateful Badgers Scholarship
About the Donor Corey Geiger and Krista Knigge are a married couple that...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Great People Scholarship
The intent of the Great People Scholarship is to make a meaningful...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Green County Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gurine Gulsteen (Gjermundson) Research Fellowship
This CALS scholasrhip is provided in honor of Gurine Gulsteen. FAFSA...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gus Bohstedt Award - Kiwanis Club of Downtown Madison
Dr. Gustav Bohstedt was a distinguished Professor of Animal Science at...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies H.C. Jackson Memorial Scholarship
The H.C. Jackson Memorial Scholarship was established by friends and...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies H.L. & Jobelle Shands Demeter Scholarship
H.L. Shands PhD’32 began his career at the UW-Madison’s Department of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hagedorn Plant Pathology Scholarship
Donald J. Hagedorn was born in Moscow, Idaho in 1919, and attended the...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Ham Bruhn Biological Systems Engineering Scholarship
Hjalmar (Ham) Bruhn, during his 44-year career at UW-Madison, work...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hans F. Dresel Memorial Scholarship
Hans F. Dresel served as the conference chairman for the inaugural...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Harry Sharff Memorial Scholarship
The Harry Sharff Memorial Scholarship was established by the estate of...
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Hattie B. Goessling Nutritional Science Scholarship
Hattie B. Goessling established the scholarship through her estate. Ms....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Heart of Illinois Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Helen Browne Hobart Memorial Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Helen Browne...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Helen Miller Forestry Scholarship
The Helen H. Miller Forestry Scholarship was established through the...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Helgren Family Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship
Fred J. Helgren was a lifetime supporter of the University of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Henry H. Hagedorn Scholarship
Magdalene Hagedorn established the Henry H. Hagedorn Scholarship Fund to...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Henry Steenbock Academic Merit Award
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Henry...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Henry Steenbock Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Henry...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Herbert J. Hopen Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided by Herbert J. Hopen. Eligibility...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Herbert R. Bird Scholarship
The Herbert R. Bird scholarship is a memorial to Dr. Bird’s lifetime...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Howard P. Gutgesell Agricultural Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Howard P....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Indianapolis Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Irving W. Gerhardt Madison East FFA Scholarship
The Irving W. Gerhardt Scholarship was established through the estate of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Irving W. Gerhardt Scholarship
The Irving W. Gerhardt Scholarship was established through the estate of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies J. Frank Wilkinson Scholarship
J. Frank Wilkinson earned a BS from the College of Agricultural and Life...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies J.W. Watt Agricultural Journalism Memorial Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of J.W. Watt. Eligibility...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jack Gorski Scholarship
This fund was established with gifts from many donors by the Department...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jacob Scharpf Family Scholarship
Therese Scharpf Rolfs, received a masters degree from the University of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jean W. Fewster Life Sciences Communication Scholarship
Dr. Jean Fewster’s education began at the University of Saskatchewan...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jefferson Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jerome & Susan Krofta Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship
Jerry and Susan Krofta met in Madison while he was a student at the...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John A. Spurrell Scholarship
The John A. Spurrell Scholarship was established by Joy and Francis...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John and Wendy Damm Scholarship
John W. Damm ’72, MS ’73 and Wendy M. Damm ’72, MS ’89 reside in Sun...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John E. & Elizabeth B. Ross Science Writing Scholarship
Dr. John Ross completed his MS degree in 1949 in Agricultural Journalism...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John W. Renk Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship in honor of John Renk ‘53, son of the donors Walter...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Joseph and Sharon Darcey Dairy Science Legacy Scholarship
Joseph BS ’49 and Sharon Darcey are invested in Wisconsin and their...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Kansas City Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022