All 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:


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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Full tuition & stipend of $18,000 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: 11/30/2021
  • Award: Full tuition & stipend of $18,000
Deadline11/30/2021
Varies Virginia Landwehr Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Alice D. Mortensen to honor her cousin, Virginia Landwehr. Virginia was a proud alumna of University of...
This scholarship was established by Alice D. Mortensen to honor her...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2021
$0.00 E&J Net Dissertation Fellowship
The SoHE Equity and Justice Network initiative, launched summer 2020, supports the continued evolution of our school into a community wherein...
The SoHE Equity and Justice Network initiative, launched summer 2020,...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline12/15/2021
$4,000 for research, outreach, and other scholarship / $1,000 for conference travel or professional development Graduate Student Scholarships for Research, Outreach, and Training on Cooperatives
The School of Human Ecology and the UW Center for Cooperatives are offering Graduate Student Scholarships for Research, Outreach, and Training on...
The School of Human Ecology and the UW Center for Cooperatives are...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $4,000 for research, outreach, and other scholarship / $1,000 for conference travel or professional development
Deadline12/15/2021
$500 max. PhD/MFA First Conference Travel Scholarship
Description The School of Human Ecology Graduate Program is offering travel awards to first-year MFA and PhD graduate students. The purpose of the...
Description The School of Human Ecology Graduate Program is offering...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: $500 max.
Deadline12/15/2021
Varies A. Matt Werner Journalism Scholarship Fund
The A. Matt Werner Journalism Scholarship Fund supports the financial needs of undergraduate students in the School of Journalism and Mass...
The A. Matt Werner Journalism Scholarship Fund supports the financial...
  • Deadline: 12/23/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/23/2021
Varies Ed and Nancy Quinn Scholarship in Journalism and Mass Communication
The Ed and Nancy Quinn Scholarship in Journalism and Mass Communication will be awarded to 2 to 5 students. Preference in selection is given to...
The Ed and Nancy Quinn Scholarship in Journalism and Mass Communication...
  • Deadline: 12/23/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/23/2021
Varies Scott and Jessica Cohn Journalism Education Fund
  • Deadline: 12/23/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/23/2021
$500 - $1,000 Jewish Studies Scholarship
This annual scholarship supports awards to students majoring in Jewish Studies. Students must have be Wisconsin residents, have a minimum GPA of...
This annual scholarship supports awards to students majoring in Jewish...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
Deadline12/31/2021
Varies Sharon A. Stark Financial Education Scholarship Fund
The Sharon A. Stark Financial Education Scholarship is available to students in the UW Madison Online Personal Finance program. This scholarship...
The Sharon A. Stark Financial Education Scholarship is available to...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/31/2021
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: 01/10/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/10/2022
$5000.00 Richard Ralph Winter Phoenix Rising Humanitarian Scholarship
The Richard Ralph Winter Phoenix Rising Humanitarian scholarship provides a one-time award recognizing humanitarian achievement and service,...
The Richard Ralph Winter Phoenix Rising Humanitarian scholarship...
  • Deadline: 01/19/2022
  • Award: $5000.00
Deadline01/19/2022
Full UW-Madison tuition First Wave Scholarship Program
Administered by the Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI), the First Wave Hip Hop & Urban Arts Learning Community is the first university...
Administered by the Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI), the...
  • Deadline: 01/25/2022
  • Award: Full UW-Madison tuition
Deadline01/25/2022
$4,000 Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Award
The Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Awards aid undergraduates in gaining focused, full-time research experience early in their academic...
The Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Awards aid undergraduates...
  • Deadline: 01/28/2022
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline01/28/2022
Up to $5,000 Mary Shine Peterson Undergraduate Award
This prestigious undergraduate award is designed to recognize UW-Madison Biochemistry undergraduate students with demonstrated excellence in and...
This prestigious undergraduate award is designed to recognize UW-Madison...
  • Deadline: 01/28/2022
  • Award: Up to $5,000
Deadline01/28/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Al Schultz Dairy Science Scholarship
Dr. Al Schultz received his college degrees (BS, MS, and PhD) in Dairy Science from UW-Madison. He spent his entire 40 year career at Vita Plus...
Dr. Al Schultz received his college degrees (BS, MS, and PhD) in Dairy...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Albert A. Ebling Memorial Scholarship (CALS)
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...
Walter H. Ebling began a 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Academic Merit Award
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of...
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Scholarship
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the remainder of...
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Aldo Leopold (Green Tree Garden Club) Scholarship
The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to grad students who have demonstrated talent, ability, and interest in natural resources. It is...
The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to grad students who...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alfred & Isabella Galpin Scholarship
Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and musical composition in the early-mid 1900s, with his work still held by the Wisconsin Historical...
Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and musical composition in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alfred J. and Marian A. Francour Great People Scholarship
Longtime Professor Alfred J. Francour never strayed far from his farming roots during his career. After receiving a bachelor’s and master’s degree...
Longtime Professor Alfred J. Francour never strayed far from his farming...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Allan & Joyce Bringe Dairy Science Scholarship
Allan is a graduate of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, as well as an emeritus professor. Joyce is a member of the Demeter...
Allan is a graduate of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, as...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alpha Gamma Rho Alumni Scholarship
Through the generosity of Alpha Gamma Rho alumni, this scholarship was created. Funds will support scholarships for students who are members of...
Through the generosity of Alpha Gamma Rho alumni, this scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alpha Helix Scholarship
The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends of Professor Perry A. Frey and his wife Carolyn, for undergraduate studies in CALS. Dr....
The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends of Professor...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Anna L. Rowe Scholarship
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...
Anna L. Rowe, who was originally from Flandreau, South Dakota, got her...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Antigo Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Anton G. "Tony" Sendelbach Scholarship
After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined the faculty, and spent his entire career in the UW Dairy Science Department. He is...
After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined the faculty,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Association of Women in Agriculture Scholarship
The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was founded in the 1974 to help its members prepare for careers in agriculture and agriculture...
The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was founded in the 1974 to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Atlanta Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Austin Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Babcock House Alumni & Friends Scholarship
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...
Dr. Stephen M. Babcock came to the UW in 1887 and spent his entire...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Babcock House Les and Ellen Huber Memorial Scholarship
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...
Dr. Stephen M. Babcock came to the UW in 1887 and spent his entire...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Badger Flyers Scholarship
Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of companies that sold supplies to the dairy and ice cream manufacturers – including Wisconsin...
Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of companies that sold...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bay Area Badgers Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Beulah Dahle Scholarship
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,...
In her day, Beulah Dahle was known on campus as the “dean” of food...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Big Apple Badgers / WEASF Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bill Reese Dairy, Deli & Bakery Study Grant
For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of Market Development in the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Trade and Consumer Protection....
For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of Market Development...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Boston Area Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bradford Richmond Award
Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation farmer in the town of York in the late 1800s. The family operated 273 acres that devotes...
Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation farmer in the town of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Brown County Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bruce and Ruth Marion Scholarship
Bruce W. Marion is an emeritus professor in the Agricultural and Applied Economics (AAE) department in the College of Agricultural and Life...
Bruce W. Marion is an emeritus professor in the Agricultural and Applied...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Burdean Struckmeyer Scholarship
A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in Botany-Horticulture, Burdean Struckmeyer, spent her entire career in the UW Department of...
A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in Botany-Horticulture,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies CALS Board of Visitors Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship
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....
The Board of Visitors for the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies CALS Centennial Academic Merit Award
This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in honor of the College Centennial. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS undergraduate students....
This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in honor of the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$0.00 CALS Coryell Scholarship
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...
Mary Ellen Coryell, a Wisconsin native, served in the Army as a typist...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Cargill Diversity Scholarship
Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill’s first grain storage facility, Cargill has grown into a leader in providing food, agricultural, risk management,...
Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill’s first grain storage facility, Cargill...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022