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.

Questions? Concerns? Feedback? Contact the WiSH Support Team

Looking for your old dashboard? If so, log in to Scholarships@UW-Madison. Please note that students will be unable to match to new scholarships, complete applications, or accept awards on your old dashboard – moving forward, all actions will take place in the new system, WiSH.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Up to $2,000 BBA Student Career Development Fund Application
The BBA Student Career Development Fund connects BBA students with meaningful, career-oriented experiential learning to help you successfully...
The BBA Student Career Development Fund connects BBA students with...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Up to $2,000
Deadline05/31/2019
Up to $7,500 Kemper K. Knapp Undergraduate Scholarships
The Kemper K. Knapp Undergraduate Scholarships are supported through the annual generous support of the Kemper K. Knapp Bequest Committee to...
The Kemper K. Knapp Undergraduate Scholarships are supported through the...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Up to $7,500
Deadline05/31/2019
Up to $8,000 National Merit Finalist Scholarship
The University of Wisconsin-Madison partners with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation to offer scholarships to high achieving National Merit...
The University of Wisconsin-Madison partners with the National Merit...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Up to $8,000
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Student Research Travel Grants - Conference
Do you need financial support to present your research at a conference? If so, apply for Conference Presentation Funds! The competition is now open...
Do you need financial support to present your research at a conference?...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
$2,000 Iwanter Prize
The annual Iwanter Prize provides an unrestricted $2,000 award to one graduating senior who, through a senior thesis and general academic...
The annual Iwanter Prize provides an unrestricted $2,000 award to one...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline06/01/2019
$0.00 School of Veterinary Medicine - Advanced Opportunity Fellowship Application
The Advanced Opportunity Fellowships (AOF) are funded by the State of Wisconsin to assist disadvantaged and/or minority students who are enrolled...
The Advanced Opportunity Fellowships (AOF) are funded by the State of...
  • Deadline: 06/06/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline06/06/2019
Varies Bascom Hill Society Scholarship
The Bascom Hill Society, the major donor honor organization of the University of Wisconsin Foundation, offers a full scholarship to an...
The Bascom Hill Society, the major donor honor organization of the...
  • Deadline: 06/17/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/17/2019
$10,000 Roberto G. Sánchez Scholarship
The Roberto G. Sánchez Scholarship provides a $10,000 scholarship for Hispanic/Latino students attending UW-Madison. There is a strong preference...
The Roberto G. Sánchez Scholarship provides a $10,000 scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: $10,000
Deadline06/30/2019
Minimum $500 Continuing Education (CE) Grant
The Continuing Education tuition grant supports adult students who have experienced a significant break in their formal education and are attending...
The Continuing Education tuition grant supports adult students who have...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2019
  • Award: Minimum $500
Deadline07/01/2019
Varies Farm & Industry Short Course Scholarships
  • Deadline: 08/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2019
Varies Public Relations, Graphic Arts, Business/project managers, Entertainment and non profit management, Webmaster, Recruitment Internship Scholarships Wisconsin Singers
Scholarships awarded to student interns that assist in management of the Wisconsin Singers, UW Madison’s non profit professional entertainment...
Scholarships awarded to student interns that assist in management of ...
  • Deadline: 08/11/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/11/2019
Varies Singers/Dancers/Instrumentalists/Theater Tech Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded to all performers and theater techs in Wisconsin Singers (singers, dancers, instrumentalists, sound/lighting/stage...
Scholarships are awarded to all performers and theater techs in...
  • Deadline: 08/11/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/11/2019
Varies Wisconsin Singers Singers, Dancers, Instrumentalistis and theater tech Scholarships
Scholarships are awarded to all performers and theater techs in Wisconsin Singers (singers, dancers, instrumentalists, sound/lighting/stage...
Scholarships are awarded to all performers and theater techs in...
  • Deadline: 08/11/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/11/2019
Varies AgSource Farm and Industry Short Course Scholarship
AgSource is a farmer-owned and client focused cooperative. AgSource is dedicated to providing comprehensive laboratory analysis, record...
AgSource is a farmer-owned and client focused cooperative. AgSource is...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Albert A. Ebling Memorial Scholarship (FISC)
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: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Short Course Scholarship
Charles Eckburg was born in Peshtigo, WI. He attended UW Madison as a student and later became an instructor as well. His professional career...
Charles Eckburg was born in Peshtigo, WI. He attended UW Madison as a...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Chris L. Christensen FISC Scholarship
This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen. Eligibility Criteria This scholarship is for first year students in the Farm...
This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L....
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Clarion and Henrietta Clemens - Counsell Beginning Dairy Farmer Internship Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Dr. Lee A. Counsell, DDS, MPH, FACD, son of Clarion and Henrietta Clemens. The Counsell family dairy farm, near...
This scholarship was established by Dr. Lee A. Counsell, DDS, MPH, FACD,...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Culvers VIP WSBDF Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Culver Franchising Systems, Inc., Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin to support partial tuition costs for students...
This scholarship was established by Culver Franchising Systems, Inc.,...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Demeter Short Course Scholarship
This FISC scholarship is provided by The Daughters of Demeter. The Daughters of Demeter is an organization of those who share an interest in...
This FISC scholarship is provided by The Daughters of Demeter. The...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Elmer Ebling Short Course Scholarship
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Elmer Ebling. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions Eligibility Criteria FISC recipients must...
This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Elmer Ebling. FAFSA...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Evan Evans Short Course Scholarship
This scholarship is provided in honor of Evan Evans. Eligibility Criteria FISC recipient must reside in one of the following eight townships in...
This scholarship is provided in honor of Evan Evans. Eligibility...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Farm Credit Service Short Course Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Farm Credit Wisconsin State Marketing Committee for the benefit of students attending the FISC program at...
This scholarship was established by the Farm Credit Wisconsin State...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Freddie Gage Memorial FFA Matching Scholarship
The Freddie Gage Memorial FFA Matching Scholarship is awarded to Farm and Industry Short Course (FISC) students who are involved in FFA and are...
The Freddie Gage Memorial FFA Matching Scholarship is awarded to Farm...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Freddie Gage Memorial Short Course Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Fred H. Gage in honor of his late son, Freddie K. Gage, a member of the Capital Times Co. and Madison Newspapers...
This scholarship was created by Fred H. Gage in honor of his late son,...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Harold & Harriet Coulter Young Farmers Scholarship
Carolyn Coulter and Jeanne O’Melia establishhed this scholarship in memory of their parents. The donors wish to provide financial support for...
Carolyn Coulter and Jeanne O’Melia establishhed this scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Henry A. and Minnie P. Huber Scholarship
Henry Allen Huber was a Wisconsin politician. He was born in Evergreen, PA in 1869, but moved to Pleasant Springs, WI with his parents at the age...
Henry Allen Huber was a Wisconsin politician. He was born in Evergreen,...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Jerome M. Knoll Scholarship
Jerome M. Knoll was a farmer in the Town of Eau Pleine, WI. His career also included employment at Central Silo in Edgar, WI and and Cloverdale...
Jerome M. Knoll was a farmer in the Town of Eau Pleine, WI. His career...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Lyle C. Molstad Beginning Dairy & Livestock Farmer Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in June of 1998 by Marie Molstad in memory of her father, Lyle C. Molstad, for students in the Wisconsin School...
This scholarship was established in June of 1998 by Marie Molstad in...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Maurice and Grace White Short Course Scholarship
Maurice “Maury” White was born on Dec. 14, 1918, on his family farm near Clam Falls, WI. He attended UW-Madison and majored in Agricultural...
Maurice “Maury” White was born on Dec. 14, 1918, on his family farm near...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Melvin & Margaret Haferbecker Scholarship
This scholarship is provided in honor of Melvin and Margaret Haferbecker. Eligibility Criteria Recipients of this scholarship must be students...
This scholarship is provided in honor of Melvin and Margaret...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Mike Cannell Beginning Dairy & Livestock Farmer Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in honor of Mike Cannell, a Richland County dairy farmer who was an early champion of grass-based dairy farming...
This scholarship was established in honor of Mike Cannell, a Richland...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Milton H. and Velma Button Beginning Dairy & Livestock Farmer Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Velma S. Button, who was born in 1899 and grew up on a dairy farm just outside of Madison. The scholarship was...
This scholarship was established by Velma S. Button, who was born in...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Myron & Anna Atwood Short Course Scholarship
This scholarship was created in honor of Myron & Anna Atwood. Eligibility Criteria Recipients of this scholarship must have a minimum GPA of 2.75...
This scholarship was created in honor of Myron & Anna...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Nellie Butt Short Course Scholarship
Mrs. Nellie M. Butt established the fund for this scholarship in October of 1956 for the purpose of supporting students in the short course of the...
Mrs. Nellie M. Butt established the fund for this scholarship in October...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Nevin Taylor Scholarship
This scholarship was created in honor of Nevin Taylor. Eligibility Criteria Recipients of this scholarship must be students participating in...
This scholarship was created in honor of Nevin Taylor. Eligibility...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Norbert Kielpinski Scholarship
This fund was established with a gift from Susan M. Crane, daughter of Mr. Kielpinski. This scholarship was established to honor the memory of Mr....
This fund was established with a gift from Susan M. Crane, daughter of...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Organic Valley WSBDF Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Organic Valley Farmer-Owned to support individuals interested in pursuing a career in organic dairy and/or...
This scholarship was established by Organic Valley Farmer-Owned to...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Otto and Gaylord Hill Family Farm & Industry Short Course Scholarship
This fund was established by Gail Hill and her husband, Jim Brown, in memory of Otto and Gaylord Hill, Gail’s grandfather and father...
This fund was established by Gail Hill and her husband, Jim Brown, in...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Ram and Jeremy Seibel Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Ram and Jeremy Seibel. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to FISC students with the following preferences:...
This scholarship was created in memory of Ram and Jeremy...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Richard H. and Peggy A. Daluge Scholarship
This scholarship was created by former Farm and Industry Short Course Director, Rick Daluge and his wife, Peggy, for the purposes of supporting...
This scholarship was created by former Farm and Industry Short Course...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Robert H. Grummer Swine Education Short Course Scholarship
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Short Course Centennial Scholarship
This Scholarship was initiated by the Dean of the Farm and Industry Short Course in 1985 with the goal of providing scholarships to worthy students...
This Scholarship was initiated by the Dean of the Farm and Industry...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Vincent E. Kivlin Short Course Scholarship
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies WALSAA Short Course Scholarship
The Wisconsin Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association (WALSAA) was established in 1972. WALSAA has embarked on a remarkable journey of...
The Wisconsin Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association (WALSAA)...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Walter W. Ruben Short Course Scholarship
Walter Ruben grew up on the family farm with his parents and eight siblings and graduated from Fountain City High School in 1925. He attended the...
Walter Ruben grew up on the family farm with his parents and eight...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies West Bend Consumers Co-op Scholarship
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Western Dairyland Short Course Scholarship
Awarded to FISC students from the counties of Buffalo, Eau Claire, Jackson, and Trempealeau.
Awarded to FISC students from the counties of Buffalo, Eau Claire,...
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Wilson H. Fisher Short Course Scholarship
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019
Varies Wisconsin Co-op Tobacco Growers Association Scholarship
  • Deadline: 08/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/30/2019