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
$4,000 Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Award
The Biochemistry Undergraduate Summer Research Awards aid undergraduates...
Deadline01/28/2022
$3,000.00 Department of Mathematics Talent Search Scholarship
The Talent Search Scholarship is made possible by John and Abigail Van...
Deadline01/28/2022
Up to $5,000 Mary Shine Peterson Undergraduate Award
This prestigious undergraduate award is designed to recognize UW-Madison...
Deadline01/28/2022
Varies Abagail Catania AAE/ABM Diversity Scholarship
After much thought and reflection on her experience at the University of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Ada Holt Lorenz Award
Dr. William F. Lorenz, a UW professor of neuropsychiatry, was the first...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Agronomy Outstanding Graduate Student Award
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS graduates majoring in Agronomy....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Albert A. Ebling Memorial Scholarship (CALS)
Walter H. Ebling began a 33 year career at the Wisconsin crop and...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Academic Merit Award
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Albert J. & Adelaide E. Riker Scholarship
Both distiguished research professors in their respective fields, Drs....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Aldo Leopold (Green Tree Garden Club) Scholarship
The Green Tree Garden Club awards this scholarship to grad students who...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alfred & Isabella Galpin Scholarship
Alfred was a brilliant academic in literature and musical composition in...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alfred J. and Marian A. Francour Great People Scholarship
Longtime Professor Alfred J. Francour never strayed far from his farming...
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Allan & Joyce Bringe Dairy Science Scholarship
Allan is a graduate of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, as...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alpha Gamma Rho Alumni Scholarship
Through the generosity of Alpha Gamma Rho alumni, this scholarship was...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Alpha Helix Scholarship
The Alpha Helix Scholarship was established by friends of Professor...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Anna L. Rowe Scholarship
Anna L. Rowe, who was originally from Flandreau, South Dakota, got her...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Antigo Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Anton G. "Tony" Sendelbach Scholarship
After earning his doctorate, Dr. Anton Sendelbach joined the faculty,...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Atlanta Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Austin Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Badger Flyers Scholarship
Badger Flyers, Inc. was an organization made up of companies that sold...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bay Area Badgers Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Beulah Dahle Scholarship
In her day, Beulah Dahle was known on campus as the “dean” of food...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Big Apple Badgers / WEASF Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bill Reese Dairy, Deli & Bakery Study Grant
For nearly 20 years, Bill Reese served as Director of Market Development...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Boston Area Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bradford Richmond Award
Bradford Richmond was a prominent third generation farmer in the town of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Brown County Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bruce and Ruth Marion Scholarship
Bruce W. Marion is an emeritus professor in the Agricultural and Applied...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Burdean Struckmeyer Scholarship
A Madison area native, who obtained her PhD. in Botany-Horticulture,...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies CALS Board of Visitors Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship
The Board of Visitors for the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies CALS Centennial Academic Merit Award
This CALS scholarship fund was established in 1990 in honor of the...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies CALS Coryell Scholarship
Mary Ellen Coryell, a Wisconsin native, served in the Army as a typist...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Cargill Diversity Scholarship
Started in 1865 by W.W. Cargill’s first grain storage facility, Cargill...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Carl W. Schaefer Scholarship
This CALS Scholarship was provided in honor of C. W....
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Carol Hendricks Dairy Science Legacy Scholarship
Carol J. Hendricks (MS Education 1953, BS Mathematics 1950) was inspired...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Carole Walsh Demeter Scholarship
Carole J. Walsh was a long-time member of the Daughters of Demeter, an...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Carolyn A. Craig Scholarship
Carolyn A. Craig ’60 majored in Public Health Nursing and is a very...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Carrie Aberle Demeter Scholarship
Carrie Aberle is the spouse of Elton “Abe” Aberle who served as Dean of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Cary G. Scott Scholarship
The Donor wishes to support undergraduate students enrolled in the...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Freshman Award
The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Junior Award
The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports junior preparing for...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Senior Award
The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports senior preparing for...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Sophomore Award
The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports sophomore preparing...
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Charles L. Ream Memorial Scholarship
Charles L. Ream graduated with an M.S. in Soil Science from the...
Deadline02/01/2022
Up to $2,500 (Ph.D. students); Up to $1,250 (MA/MS students) CHE Research & Travel Awards
Eligibility Criteria All Graduate Associates (MS/MA/PhD) of the Center...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Chicago Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Chippewa Valley Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Chiquita Brands Fritz Friday Food Science Scholarship
In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for the purpose of...
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Chris L. Christensen CALS Scholarship
This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen....
Deadline02/01/2022