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
Varies Biochemistry Study Abroad Scholarship
Support for Biochemistry students in the SCORE/SUPERG program was...
Varies Brody Epstein Agricultural Study Abroad Scholarship
Based in Palo Alto, California, Sarah Brody Epstein ’78 works in the...
Varies Bryan Davia Scholarship
This scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison undergraduate...
Varies CALS Global Perspectives Scholarship
These CALS scholarships are provided by the College of Agricultural and...
Varies CALS Study Abroad Scholarships for Winter/Spring
The CALS Study Abroad Program awards scholarships to CALS students...
Scholarships range from $1,000 to $10,000. Please see Ceiba's Diversity Scholarship webpage for details. Ceiba Diversity Scholarship
The Ceiba Foundation for Tropical Conservation and UW-Madison Botany...
$2,000 Chou Kuo-ping Scholarship
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is available to degree-seeking...
Varies DDEEA Global Scholars Scholarship
This scholarship is available to UW-Madison students participating in...
Varies Douglas D. Sorenson Study Abroad Scholarship
Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned his undergrad...
Varies Endowment for Undergraduate Excellence Study Abroad Scholarship
The Endowment of Undergraduate Excellence fund was created through the...
Varies Fest Family Study Abroad Scholarship
The Fest Family wishes to enhance undergraduate education and unique...
Varies Genetics and Genomics Study Abroad Scholarship
Support for Genetics and Genomic students studying abroad has been...
Varies George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship
Shortly after receiving his graduate degree from UW-Madison, Emeritus...
Varies George W. & Dorothy D. Sledge Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship was set up to recognize the life work of Dr. George W....
Varies Global Health Experience Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Information to come. Visit college program site
$1,500 IAP Graduate and Professional Student Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship is available to degree-seeking UW-Madison Graduate and...
$10,000 MTK Trygve Lonnebotn Scholarship
Pending annual review and funding from Madison Torske Klubben (MTK), the...
Varies Neil & Audrey Barrows Study Abroad Scholarship
Professor Richard “Dick” Barrows ’70, ’72 PhD and Dr. Linda Barrows ’72,...
Varies Oscar N. & Ethel K. Allen Memorial Study Abroad Internship Grant
This CALS scholarship was made possible by the generosity of Oscar and...
$1,250 Rothschild Study Abroad Scholarship
Pending annual renewal, this scholarship is open to enrolled UW-Madison...
$6,000-$12,000 Scan Design Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship
Pending annual review, this fellowship is designed to foster...
$1,000-$3,000 SoE Study Abroad Scholarships
Pending annual renewal, the SoE Study Abroad Scholarships are available...
Varies SoHE Fall Internship Scholarship
A scholarship ranging from $1,000-$3,500 for SoHE students completing...
$1,500-$4,000 Study Abroad Scholars
Discover the world…and bring the world back to Wisconsin! Study Abroad...
up to $5,000 for summer programs; up to $10,000 for semester or year-long programs UW Global Gateway Fellowships
The UW Global Gateway Fellowships are designed to provide students the...
Varies William & Janice Ward Family Study Abroad Scholarship
After returning serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, William W....
Varies William F. Renk Study Abroad Scholarship
William F. Renk, a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Farm and...
$2,000 Donald R. Peterson Scholarship
The Donald R. Peterson Scholarship honors its namesake, who was a 1955...
$4,000 Gerald Konz Law Scholarship
The Gerald Konz Law Scholarship assists students who work to finance...
Varies John J. Walsh Scholarship
The John J. Walsh Scholarship was established by the family and friends...
$5,000 O.K. Johnson, Jr. Scholarship
The OK Johnson Jr. Law School Scholarship is made possible by the...
$2,000 Scholarship for Environmental Change-Agents
The Scholarship for Environmental Change-Agents was made possible by the...
Varies Scholarship Opportunity for Law Students with Disabilities
This opportunity is open to UW Law students with physical disabilities.
$650 University League Book Scholarship
The University League Book Scholarship is made possible by the...
$2,000 Zillman Family Prize
The Zillman Family Prize was established by Donald and Linda Zillman....
Up to $2,800 Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
The University of Wisconsin – Madison Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate...
$250 - $10,000 Department of Economics General Scholarship Application
Department of Economics Scholarships The Department of Economics General...
Award Varies ALC Community Building Scholarship
The Department of Asian Languages & Cultures will award a deserving...
up to $1000 Arlene Davenport Award
The Arlene Davenport Award provides a one-time award (amount subject to...
up to $1000 Undergraduate Thesis Award
The Undergraduate Thesis Award provides a one-time award (amount subject...
up to $1000 Undergraduate Travel Award - Fall
The Undergraduate Travel Award provides a one-time award (amount subject...
$1,000.00 Bernard J. Kwiatkowski Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support for one...
Up to $1,000 Emma Allen Fellowship Award
The Emma Allen Fellowship Awards are made possible by a generous...
Up to $200 per award. Sustainability Writing Awards
Eligibility Criteria: All currently enrolled UW–Madison undergraduate,...
Up to $4,550 annually, based on unmet financial need. Community Environmental Scholars Program application
The Nelson Institute Community Environmental Scholars Program (CESP) is...
~$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...
Up to $2,300 Tommy G. Thompson Leadership Scholarship
The Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership offers one scholarship...
Varies Worldwide Internship Program Grant
The WIP Grant supports undergraduate students who participate in the...
$2000 M. Crawford Young Africa Internship Scholarship
This award generously provided by the family of M. Crawford Young,...
$4000 scholarship and $1000 in support of research Faustin Prinz Research Fellowship
The Faustin Prinz Fellowship supports undergraduate Mechanical...