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 A. Gertrude Anthony Scholarship
The A. Gertrude Anthony Scholarship was established by a bequest from A. Gertrude Anthony. Ms. Anthony graduated from the University of Wisconsin...
The A. Gertrude Anthony Scholarship was established by a bequest from A....
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Adolph R. Thiede Memorial Scholarship
The Adolph R. Thiede Memorial Scholarship was established in 1990 by Mr. Thiede’s children, Wilson Thiede and Gretchen Reynolds. Adolph Thiede, who...
The Adolph R. Thiede Memorial Scholarship was established in 1990 by Mr....
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Allen J. Shafer Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The Allen J. Shafer Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established by Allen Shafer’s parents as a living memorial for their son who was an inspirational...
The Allen J. Shafer Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established by Allen...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Alta T. and Daniel B. Straley Scholarship
The Alta T. and Daniel B. Straley Scholarship was provided by a trust established by Mr. Straley in memory of his wife Alta and himself. Mrs....
The Alta T. and Daniel B. Straley Scholarship was provided by a trust...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Amelia Doyon Scholarship (TF)
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Ann Flaherty Murphy Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Senior female student majoring in elementary education. Min GPA 3.5. Student with high financial need who graduated from Green...
Eligibility Criteria Senior female student majoring in elementary...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Anna R. Nassif Dance Award
How to Apply Recipient selected by the Dance Dept. Scholarship Committee Selection Criteria Senior student for best choreography
How to Apply Recipient selected by the Dance Dept. Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Anne L. March Scholarship
The Anne L. March Scholarship was established in honor of Anne March. After receiving her B.A. from the University in 1930, Anne taught school in...
The Anne L. March Scholarship was established in honor of Anne March....
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Anne Wilkins and Robert Mayer Bolz Fellowship
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Art Board of Visitors Scholarship
To support undergraduate students in the Art Department.
To support undergraduate students in the Art Department.
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Art Department Faculty and Staff Scholarship
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies AS Karen A. Falk Diversity in Teacher Education Scholarship
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Barbara S. and Glenn T. Thompson Graduate Award
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Betty J. Frazier and John Perry Wiltgen Scholarship
The Betty J. Frazier and John Perry Wiltgen Scholarship is a memorial fund established by a bequest from Betty J. Frazier in 1996 in memory of her...
The Betty J. Frazier and John Perry Wiltgen Scholarship is a memorial...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Beulah Miller Kosak Scholarship
The Beulah Miller Kosak Scholarship was established by Roger Kosak in honor of his mother. Eligibility Criteria Undergraduates in the School of...
The Beulah Miller Kosak Scholarship was established by Roger Kosak in...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Bonnie L. Hendrickson Scholarship
This scholarship was made available through a new estate gift. Duane Hendrickson, Bonnie’s surviving spouse wanted to make a scholarship available...
This scholarship was made available through a new estate gift. Duane...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Candice Wentlandt Memorial Scholarship
The Candice Wentlandt Memorial Scholarship was established by her family. Candice was a five-year member of the University of Wisconsin Marching...
The Candice Wentlandt Memorial Scholarship was established by her...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Carl and Hulda Eid Scholarship
The Carl and Hulda Eid Scholarship was created in 1997 by Mr. and Mrs. Eid’s son, Dr. Charles Eid, and his wife, Dr. Deborah Johnson. After losing...
The Carl and Hulda Eid Scholarship was created in 1997 by Mr. and Mrs....
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Carns, Cronin, Glassow Scholarship (KNS-GD)
The Carns, Cronin, Glassow Scholarship was established by multiple gifts made in honor of three early faculty members in the Women’s Physical...
The Carns, Cronin, Glassow Scholarship was established by multiple gifts...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Carns, Cronin, Glassow Scholarship in Dance
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Caroline G. Thompson Occupational Therapy Graduate Fellowship WDGF #1
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
$0.00 Caroline G. Thompson Occupational Therapy Graduate Fellowship WDGF #2
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Caroline G. Thompson Scholarship (OT-GD)
Occupational Therapy majors. Applicants with leadership potential and service to UW and/or the community. Preference given to students enrolled in...
Occupational Therapy majors. Applicants with leadership potential and...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Carrie Jones Cady Scholarship
The Carrie Jones Cady Scholarship was established to help a needy and outstanding student majoring in Professional Art (Applied Art), and who, upon...
The Carrie Jones Cady Scholarship was established to help a needy and...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Catherine Esther Hokin Memorial Scholarship
The Catherine Esther Hokin Memorial Scholarship was created in Catherine’s memory by her mother, the late Mabel R. Hokin, and her father, Lowell E....
The Catherine Esther Hokin Memorial Scholarship was created in...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship - All School
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Virginia Tenuta and her late sister, Catherine. Both received...
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship - Art
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Virginia Tenuta and her late sister, Catherine. Both received...
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship is made possible by...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
$0.00 Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship - Dance I
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship - Dance II
Award Information Selected by Dept. of Dance Scholarship Committee.
Award Information Selected by Dept. of Dance Scholarship Committee.
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship - Kinesiology
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship - Minority Services
Award Information Selected by Minority Programs Committee.
Award Information Selected by Minority Programs Committee.
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Charles J. and John E. Anderson Scholarship in C&I
This scholarship was established in 1961 in honor of Charles J. Anderson, the first Dean of the School of Education, by his wife. His son, John E....
This scholarship was established in 1961 in honor of Charles J....
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Charles J. and John E. Anderson Scholarship in Kinesiology
The Charles J. Anderson Scholarship in Kinesiology was established by the family of Charles J. Anderson, first Dean of the School of Education....
The Charles J. Anderson Scholarship in Kinesiology was established by...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Charles J. Anspach Scholarship
This scholarship was established by a bequest from the estate of Marjorie Bringe in honor of her father, Charles Anspach, who was president of...
This scholarship was established by a bequest from the estate of...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Charline M. Wackman Scholarship
This fund was established on February 9, 1973 as a request within the Last Will & Testament of Charline M. Wackman dated October 19, 1961. Mary...
This fund was established on February 9, 1973 as a request within the...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
$0.00 Colescott and Myers Scholarship Fund in Art
To support graduate students in the Art Department.
To support graduate students in the Art Department.
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Constance K. Knop Scholarship
The Constance K. Knop Scholarship was established in 2003 by colleagues and former students of Professor Knop, who also supports the award....
The Constance K. Knop Scholarship was established in 2003 by colleagues...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
$0.00 Conway Graduate Fellowship Fund in Adapted Fitness (KN)
Income from the fund will support one or more graduate students studying Adapted Fitness in the Department of Kinesiology. The award shall be made...
Income from the fund will support one or more graduate students studying...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Daniel J. Travanti Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to full time Undergraduate or Graduate majoring in Theatre & Drama. Considerations for performance ability, academic...
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to full time Undergraduate or Graduate...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Data Recognition Corporation Great People Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Students in the School of Education with financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Services) who would...
Eligibility Criteria Students in the School of Education with financial...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Delmar and Mary Pockat Fellowship (ELPA-GD)
Eligibility Criteria This fellowship is awarded to a returning adult student with preference given to an individual with family responsibilities....
Eligibility Criteria This fellowship is awarded to a returning adult...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Donald and Sue Whitaker Great People Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Students in the School of Education with financial need (as determined by the Office of Student Financial Services) who would...
Eligibility Criteria Students in the School of Education with financial...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
$0.00 Donna Boswell LaFrazia Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Dorothy A. Martin Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Funding for freshman women students majoring in Physical Education. The purpose of the fund is to aid freshman women students...
Eligibility Criteria Funding for freshman women students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Dudley P. Howe Memorial Scholarship in the Arts
The Dudley P. Howe Memorial Scholarship in the Arts was established as a gift/bequest from alumni and friends. Eligibility Criteria Undergraduate...
The Dudley P. Howe Memorial Scholarship in the Arts was established as a...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Dylan D. Ellefson Memorial Scholarship
This Scholarship is being established with gifts in memory of Dylan D. Ellefson. His parents and brother, Daniel, Deborah and Brandon Ellefson,...
This Scholarship is being established with gifts in memory of Dylan D....
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Earl E. Hoffmann Scholarship (ELPA-GD)
Eligibility Criteria ELPA graduate student support.
Eligibility Criteria ELPA graduate student support.
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Early Childhood Educator Award
Lynn Edlefson chose to create this award after receiving a gift from the Women in Philanthropy Council as a campus “Champion.” She is a Clinical...
Lynn Edlefson chose to create this award after receiving a gift from the...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Edith L. Gilbertson Scholarship
The Edith L. Gilbertson Scholarship was established in 1984 with a bequest to the UW Foundation for the purpose of “advancing the field of art.” ...
The Edith L. Gilbertson Scholarship was established in 1984 with a...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020
Varies Edna Paske Scholarship
The Edna Paske Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Edna Paske, who was an employee of the School of Education for 34 years. As manager of...
The Edna Paske Scholarship is made possible by a gift from Edna Paske,...
  • Deadline: 05/26/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/26/2020