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.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Wisconsin Newspaper Association/Lester L. Hawkes Scholarship Fund
The Wisconsin Newspaper Association/Lester L. Hawkes Scholarship Fund provides financial support to undergraduate students in the School of...
The Wisconsin Newspaper Association/Lester L. Hawkes Scholarship Fund...
  • Deadline: 12/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/16/2018
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: 01/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/08/2019
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: 01/14/2019
  • Award: Tuition & Annual Stipend
Deadline01/14/2019
$0.00 Edward Alexander Bouchet Graduate Honor Society
The purpose of the Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society is to recognize outstanding scholarly achievement and promote diversity and excellence...
The purpose of the Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society is to...
  • Deadline: 01/28/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/28/2019
Varies Abagail Catania AAE/ABM Diversity Scholarship
About the Donor After much thought and reflection on her experience at the University of Wisconsin-Madison as a mixed, black woman in agriculture...
About the Donor After much thought and reflection on her experience at...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ada Holt Lorenz Award
About the Donor Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of neuropsychiatry, was the first director of the Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute in Mendota...
About the Donor Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Agronomy Outstanding Graduate Student Award
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS graduates majoring in Agronomy. Visit college program site
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS graduates majoring...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Albert A. Ebling Memorial Scholarship (CALS)
About the Donor Walter H. Ebling began a 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and livestock reporting service and went on to be named agricultural...
About the Donor Walter H. Ebling began a 33 year career at the Wisconsin...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Academic Merit Award
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the...
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Plant Pathology Academic Merit Award
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the...
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Plant Pathology Graduate Award
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the...
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Scholarship
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs. Albert Joyce Riker and Adelaide E. (Evenson) Riker left the...
About the Donor Both distiguished research professors in their...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Aldo Leopold (Green Tree Garden Club) Scholarship
About the Donor The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to grad students who have demonstrated talent, ability, and interest in natural...
About the Donor The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Alfred & Isabella Galpin Scholarship
About the Donor Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and musical composition in the early-mid 1900s, with his work still held by the...
About the Donor Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Alfred J. and Marian A. Francour Great People Scholarship
About the Donor Longtime Professor Alfred J. Francour never strayed far from his farming roots during his career. After receiving a bachelor’s and...
About the Donor Longtime Professor Alfred J. Francour never strayed far...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Alpha Gamma Rho Alumni Scholarship
About the Donor Through the generosity of Alpha Gamma Rho alumni, this scholarship was created. Funds will support scholarships for students who...
About the Donor Through the generosity of Alpha Gamma Rho alumni, this...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Alpha Helix Scholarship
About the Donor The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends of Professor Perry A. Frey and his wife Carolyn, for undergraduate studies...
About the Donor The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Anna L. Rowe Scholarship
About the Donor Anna L. Rowe, who was originally from Flandreau, South Dakota, got her degree in Home Economics, and taught in the field. She met...
About the Donor Anna L. Rowe, who was originally from Flandreau, South...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Anton G. "Tony" Sendelbach Scholarship
About the Donor After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined the faculty, and spent his entire career in the UW Dairy Science...
About the Donor After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Association of Women in Agriculture House Scholarship
About the Donor The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was founded in the 1974 to help its members prepare for careers in agriculture and...
About the Donor The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Association of Women in Agriculture Scholarship
About the Donor The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was founded in the 1974 to help its members prepare for careers in agriculture and...
About the Donor The Association of Women in Agriculture (AWA) was...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Babcock House Alumni & Friends Scholarship
About the Donor Dr. Stephen M. Babcock came to the UW in 1887 and spent his entire career on campus as an agricultural chemistry professor and...
About the Donor Dr. Stephen M. Babcock came to the UW in 1887 and spent...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Badger Flyers Scholarship
About the Donor Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of companies that sold supplies to the dairy and ice cream manufacturers –...
About the Donor Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Beulah Dahle Scholarship
About the Donor 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,...
About the Donor In her day, Beulah Dahle was known on campus as the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Bill Reese Dairy, Deli & Bakery Study Grant
About the Donor For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of Market Development in the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture Trade and...
About the Donor For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$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: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Bradford Richmond Award
About the Donor Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation farmer in the town of York in the late 1800s. The family operated 273 acres that...
About the Donor Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Brian R. Fluno Scholarship Fund
About the Donor A 1997 graduate of the UW, Brian Fluno earned a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture. He has served on the Board of...
About the Donor A 1997 graduate of the UW, Brian Fluno earned a Bachelor...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Brody Epstein Agricultural Scholarship
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Visit college program site
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Visit college program site
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Bruce and Ruth Marion Scholarship
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Awarded to Junior or Senior students in AAE. Visit college program site
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Awarded to Junior or Senior...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Burdean Struckmeyer Scholarship
About the Donor A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in Botany-Horticulture, Burdean Struckmeyer, spent her entire career in the UW...
About the Donor A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies CALS Board of Visitors Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship
About the Donor The Board of Visitors for the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is an outside advisory group to the Dean of the...
About the Donor The Board of Visitors for the UW-Madison College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies CALS Centennial Academic Merit Award
About the Donor This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in honor of the College Centennial. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS...
About the Donor This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Cargill Diversity Scholarship
About the Donor Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill’s first grain storage facility, Cargill has grown into a leader in providing food, agricultural,...
About the Donor Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill’s first grain storage...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Carl W. Schaefer Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS Scholarship was provided in honor of C. W. Schaefer. Eligibility Criteria Students majoring in Entomology. Visit college...
About the Donor This CALS Scholarship was provided in honor of C. W....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Carleton A. Friday Scholarship
About the Donor The scholarship was initiated by the Friday Foundation to honor the memory of Carleton A. Friday, former President of the Friday...
About the Donor The scholarship was initiated by the Friday Foundation...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Carol Hendricks Dairy Science Legacy Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of The Hendricks Family. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to incoming freshmen in CALS who...
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of The...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Carole Walsh Demeter Scholarship
About the Donor Carole J. Walsh was a long-time member of the Daughters of Demeter, an organization that provides scholarships and sponsors events...
About the Donor Carole J. Walsh was a long-time member of the Daughters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Carolyn A. Craig Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Carolyn A. Craig. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to students majoring in horticulture,...
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Carolyn A....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Carrie Aberle Demeter Scholarship
About the Donor Carrie Aberle is the spouse of Elton “Abe” Aberle who served as Dean of CALS from 1998 to 2005. She was an enthusiastic supporter...
About the Donor Carrie Aberle is the spouse of Elton “Abe” Aberle who...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chamberlin Rock Scholarship
About the Donor John and Wendy Damm met on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus in the late 60s and early 70s. John is an alumnus of CALS...
About the Donor John and Wendy Damm met on the University of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Freshman Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing for careers in the dairy Industry. Eligibility...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Junior Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing for careers in the dairy Industry. Eligibility...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Research Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Research Award is awarded to support research and other activities that further the student’s...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Research Award is awarded...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Senior Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing for careers in the dairy Industry. Eligibility...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Sophomore Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing for careers in the dairy Industry. Eligibility...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles L. Ream Memorial Scholarship
About the Donor 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...
About the Donor Charles L. Ream graduated with an M.S. in Soil Science...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chicago Farmers Scholarship
About the Donor The Chicago Farmers has a long tradition of sponsoring student scholarships for qualified candidates pursuing degree programs...
About the Donor The Chicago Farmers has a long tradition of sponsoring...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chiquita Brands Fritz Friday Food Science Scholarship
About the Donor In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for the purpose of paying tribute to the life, work, and contributions of...
About the Donor In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chris L. Christensen CALS Scholarship
About the Donor This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen. Originally from Minden Nebraska, Chris is a graduate of the...
About the Donor This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019