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, it is important to activate your UW-Madison NetID and password as soon as you apply to the University. Many scholarships are automatically offered based on your application for admission to UW-Madison and some may have additional requirements for consideration. Those scholarships that require applications typically open in October-November and have deadlines in early February, so don’t wait until you know your admission status to apply and be sure to log in to WiSH regularly! 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
Award Varies ALC Community Building Scholarship
The Department of Asian Languages & Cultures will award a deserving...
Deadline10/07/2022
$12,500.00 PPG Fellowship
In partnership with the College of Engineering at UW-Madison, PPG...
Deadline10/07/2022
Varies UW-Madison & DHS School Nurse Education Partnership Scholarship
The Department of Health Services (DHS) strives to address the need for...
Deadline10/12/2022
$0.00 Alice Thorngate Scholarship 2022
This scholarship is for first year students enrolled in the Physician...
Deadline10/14/2022
up to $1000 Arlene Davenport Award
The Arlene Davenport Award provides a one-time award (amount subject to...
Deadline10/15/2022
up to $1000 Undergraduate Thesis Award
The Undergraduate Thesis Award provides a one-time award (amount subject...
Deadline10/15/2022
up to $1000 Undergraduate Travel Award - Fall
The Undergraduate Travel Award provides a one-time award (amount subject...
Deadline10/15/2022
Up to $1,000 Emma Allen Fellowship Award
The Emma Allen Fellowship Awards are made possible by a generous...
Deadline10/17/2022
Up to $1.000 Ray Kent Doctoral Scholarship
The Ray Kent Doctoral Scholarship is a fund administered through the...
Deadline10/17/2022
Up to $200 per award. Sustainability Writing Awards
Eligibility Criteria: All currently enrolled UW–Madison undergraduate,...
Deadline10/17/2022
Up to $4,550 annually, based on unmet financial need. Community Environmental Scholars Program application
The Nelson Institute Community Environmental Scholars Program (CESP) is...
Deadline10/21/2022
$1,500 Anne Minahan Affecting Change Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Anne Minahan Affecting Change Scholarship is to...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Bernice Straub-Bolek and Jim Bolek Scholarship
The Bernice Straub-Bolek and Jim Bolek Scholarship is intended to...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000.00 Bob and Melida Wagner Excellence in Social Work Scholarship
The purpose of this Fund is to provide scholarships to students pursuing...
Deadline10/24/2022
$2,000 Debra Beebe Scholarship
The Debra Beebe Scholarship was established to support MSW students...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000.00 Donald G. Benn Scholarship
The Donald G. Benn Scholarship supports BSW or MSW students in financial...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000.00 Dr. Marion L. Usher Scholarship
The Dr. Marion L. Usher Scholarship shall be used to provide scholarship...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000.00 Gary S. Cohen and Larry H. Gard Scholarship
This fund has generously been provided to support UW-Madison School of...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Gerald and Karen Bougneit Scholarship
The Gerald and Karen Bougneit Scholarship will be awarded to a full-time...
Deadline10/24/2022
$2,500 Heather Milne Southwick '53 Scholarship
The Heather Milne Southwick ’53 Scholarship is designed to support MSW...
Deadline10/24/2022
$2,000 John Cordts Slack Memorial Scholarship
The John Cordts Slack Memorial Scholarship supports BSW and MSW students...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Joseph and Elaine Wojtowicz Scholarship
The Joseph and Elaine Wojtowicz Scholarship is open to MSW students with...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Joyce Carpenter Degenhart '57 Scholarship
The purpose of the Joyce Carpenter Degenhart ’57 Scholarship is to...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,500 Katherine Prichard Benz Award
The Katherine Prichard Benz Award is for BSW and MSW students who are...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Kathleen Oberbeck Van Gorden Scholarship
The Kathleen Oberbeck Van Gorden Scholarship was created to support BSW...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,500 Kathryn Becker Norman Memorial Scholarship
The Kathryn Becker Norman Memorial Scholarship is open to MSW students...
Deadline10/24/2022
$2,000 Lillian Aked Yatvin Scholarship
The Lillian Aked Yatvin Scholarship is open to BSW and MSW students who...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Lynn Green Scholarship for Public Social Service
The purpose of the Lynn Green Scholarship for Public Social Service is...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Mary Ann Mutchler-Nelson Opportunity Fund
The Mary Ann Mutchler-Nelson Opportunity Award was created to support...
Deadline10/24/2022
$2,000 Meghan and Michael Morrissey Scholarship
The Meghan and Michael Morrissey Scholarship was created to support MSW...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Norma Berkowitz International Opportunities Scholarship
The Norma Berkowitz International Opportunities Scholarship is open to...
Deadline10/24/2022
$2,000 Richard E. Schwert Award
The Richard E. Schwert Award is open to BSW and MSW students who best...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Robert and Lila Dibble Scholarship
The Robert and Lila Dibble Social Work Scholarship is open to MSW...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 Tamara Grigsby Scholarship for Advocacy of Equity, Social Justice, and Positive Social Change
The Tamara Grigsby Scholarship was established to support MSW students...
Deadline10/24/2022
$1,000 University League Betsy and Bezalel Haimson Scholarship
The University League Betsy and Bezalel Haimson Scholarship was designed...
Deadline10/24/2022
~$5000, amount depends on funds available annually and number of awards. Promega International Scientific Internship Scholarship
Provided through a grant from Promega Corporation, this scholarship...
Deadline10/25/2022
Up to $2,300 Tommy G. Thompson Leadership Scholarship
The Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership offers one scholarship...
Deadline10/25/2022
Varies Worldwide Internship Program Grant
The WIP Grant supports undergraduate students who participate in the...
Deadline10/25/2022
$2000 M. Crawford Young Africa Internship Scholarship
This award generously provided by the family of M. Crawford Young,...
Deadline10/26/2022
$600 or $1200 Student Research Grants Competition - Conference Presentation
This competition includes awards for graduate students travelling to...
Deadline10/28/2022
$1500 Student Research Grants Competition - Research Travel
This competition includes awards for international and domestic travel...
Deadline10/28/2022
$4000 scholarship and $1000 in support of research Faustin Prinz Research Fellowship
The Faustin Prinz Fellowship supports undergraduate Mechanical...
Deadline10/31/2022
Varies Pharmaceutical Sciences MS Merit Award Application
Graduate students committed to tackling challenges in growing areas of...
Deadline10/31/2022
$300-$5,000 Continuing Education (CE) Grant
The Continuing Education tuition grant supports adult students who have...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,500 Trewartha Senior Honors Thesis Research Award
This grant recognizes excellent research proposals and enables honors...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies Dissertation Writing Camp
If you are working on your dissertation and need to jumpstart your...
Deadline11/04/2022
Up to $2100 Augusta Schurrer Undergraduate Student Support Fund
The Augusta Schurrer Undergraduate Student Support Fund award is a...
Deadline11/09/2022
Up to $500 David L. Young Mathematics Scholarship Fund
The David L. Young Mathematics Scholarship Fund award is a one-time,...
Deadline11/09/2022
Up to $1300 Felice Michaels Levin Scholarship Fund for Mathematics
The Felice Michaels Levin Scholarship Fund for Mathematics award is a...
Deadline11/09/2022
Up to $9800 Frank D. Cady Scholarship
The Frank D. Cady Scholarship is a one-time, need-based scholarship...
Deadline11/09/2022