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.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Senior Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing for careers in the dairy Industry. Eligibility...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles Eckburg Memorial Sophomore Award
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW students preparing for careers in the dairy Industry. Eligibility...
About the Donor The Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship supports UW...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Charles L. Ream Memorial Scholarship
About the Donor Charles L. Ream graduated with an M.S. in Soil Science from the University of Wisconsin. Mr. Ream’s career was spent in the area of...
About the Donor Charles L. Ream graduated with an M.S. in Soil Science...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chequamegon Bay Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chicago Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chicago Farmers Scholarship
About the Donor The Chicago Farmers has a long tradition of sponsoring student scholarships for qualified candidates pursuing degree programs...
About the Donor The Chicago Farmers has a long tradition of sponsoring...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chippewa Valley Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chiquita Brands Fritz Friday Food Science Scholarship
About the Donor In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for the purpose of paying tribute to the life, work, and contributions of...
About the Donor In 1998 Chiquita Brands established this scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Chris L. Christensen CALS Scholarship
About the Donor This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L. Christensen. Originally from Minden Nebraska, Chris is a graduate of the...
About the Donor This scholarship has been provided in honor of Chris L....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Comstock Scholarship
About the Donor William Comstock was born in Iowa, but spent most of his life in Portage, Wisconsin. He was the owner of the Portage Daily...
About the Donor William Comstock was born in Iowa, but spent most of his...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Connecticut and Western Massachusetts Chapter Scholarship
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters throughout the United States and around the world.  Many chapters have active...
The Wisconsin Alumni Association has more than 100 alumni chapters...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Cora I. Jayne Academic Merit Award
About the Donor According to the will of Dr. Calvin K. Jayne, a physician in Dane County, upon the death of his wife, Cora I. Jayne, his estate...
About the Donor According to the will of Dr. Calvin K. Jayne, a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Cynthia Benevenga Association of Women in Agriculture Scholarship
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Visit college program site
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Visit college program site
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dairy Science Department Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided by the Dairy Science Department. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS undergraduate students...
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided by the Dairy Science...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dale Bruhn Scholarship
About the Donor Dale Bruhn is an alum of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and was a member of the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity (part of...
About the Donor Dale Bruhn is an alum of the College of Agricultural and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Daryl B. Lund Graduate Fellowship Award
About the Donor After earning his Ph.D in food science and chemical engineering 1968, Daryl B. Lund rose through the ranks at Wisconsin’s...
About the Donor After earning his Ph.D in food science and chemical...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies David Connor Forestry Internship Award
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Visit college program site
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Visit college program site
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies David Curwen Student Enhancement Scholarship
About the Donor Dr. David Curwen joined the UW Department of Horticulture in 1963 after earning his Ph.D at Penn State. Some of his many...
About the Donor Dr. David Curwen joined the UW Department of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Deaton Family Memorial Scholarship
About the Donor The Deaton Family Memorial Scholarship was created by Dianne Vielhuber (BS 1989 Life Sciences Communication) in loving memory of...
About the Donor The Deaton Family Memorial Scholarship was created by...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies DeGrand/Coryell Scholarship
About the Donor Mary Ellen Coryell, a Wisconsin native, served in the Army as a typist for US Army Intelligence in Austria. Following her Army...
About the Donor Mary Ellen Coryell, a Wisconsin native, served in the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Delta Theta Sigma Gamma Chapter Scholarship
About the Donor Delta Theta Sigma is based on the ideals of pursuing excellence in scholarship, fostering the spirit of brotherhood, ensuring...
About the Donor Delta Theta Sigma is based on the ideals of pursuing...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Demeter Academic Merit Award/Daisy Pound
About the Donor Glenn Pound, the Emeritus Dean of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, established this scholarship in memory of his...
About the Donor Glenn Pound, the Emeritus Dean of the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Demeter Association of Women in Agriculture Scholarship
About the Donor For students who are members of the Association of Women in Agriculture Organization. This scholarship is provided by the Demeter...
About the Donor For students who are members of the Association of Women...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Demeter Centennial Scholarship
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology...
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Demeter Diversity Scholarship
About the Donor The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology...
About the Donor The Daughters of Demeter was originally founded in 1917...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Demeter Outstanding Junior Scholarship
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology...
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$0.00 Demeter Outstanding Senior Scholarship
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology...
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Demeter Outstanding Sophomore Scholarship
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917 by wives of the faculty of the College of Agriculture. Greek mythology...
About the Donor The Demeter organization was originally founded in 1917...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dennis R. Buege Meat Science Endowed Student Assistance Scholarship
About the Donor To recognize Dr. Dennis Buege’s long and distinguished career in Meat Science at the UW and as an advisor to the Wisconsin...
About the Donor To recognize Dr. Dennis Buege’s long and distinguished...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dick J. & Grace B. Stith Scholarship
About the Donor In memory of her husband, Dick J. Stith, an emeritus professor in the Biological Systems Engineering department at the University...
About the Donor In memory of her husband, Dick J. Stith, an emeritus...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dick Weigle Memorial Scholarship
About the Donor Professor Richard N. Weigle served with distinction in the CALS Agricultural Economics department. His specialty was farm business...
About the Donor Professor Richard N. Weigle served with distinction in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Diercks Family Wisconsin Rural Youth Scholarship
About the Donor The name “Diercks” is synonymous with leadership in the Wisconsin potato industry. Now under the leadership of its fourth...
About the Donor The name “Diercks” is synonymous with leadership in the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies DNP Scholarships
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Don S. Montgomery Scholarship
About the Donor The retail lumbermen and the manufacturers of building materials in Wisconsin established this scholarship to honor Donald S....
About the Donor The retail lumbermen and the manufacturers of building...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Donald & Nancy Field Natural Resources Scholarship
About the Donor This scholarship recognizes and pays tribute to the lifework and legacy of Donald R. Field, who is a graduate of the College and...
About the Donor This scholarship recognizes and pays tribute to the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dorothea Kroncke Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Dorothea Kroncke. Ms. Kroncke received a degree in Nutritional Sciences at UW-Madison...
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Dorothea...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dorothy Strong Scholarship
About the Donor Dorothy Strong was as a faculty member in the Department of Home Economics/Food and Nutrition Sciences departments from 1930 until...
About the Donor Dorothy Strong was as a faculty member in the Department...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Douglas D. Sorenson Scholarship
About the Donor Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned his undergrad degrees in Soil Science and Agronomy, and then his M.S. in...
About the Donor Born in Glendale Wisconsin, Douglas D. Sorenson, earned...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dowaine Giraud Dairy Promotion Scholarship
About the Donor Dowaine Giraud, a lifelong family farmer, believed strongly in dairy promotion. So much was his passion, that he was widely...
About the Donor Dowaine Giraud, a lifelong family farmer, believed...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dr. Keizaburo Mogi Memorial Scholarship
About the Donor During a turbulent time in the Noda Shoyu Company (later the Kikkoman Corporation ) history, Dr. Keizaburo Mogi contributed to the...
About the Donor During a turbulent time in the Noda Shoyu Company (later...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dr. Leonard E. Mortenson Graduate Scholarship
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS Grad (masters, doctoral, post doctoral) student in good academic standing; Biochem, BSE,...
About the Donor Eligibility Criteria Awarded to CALS Grad (masters,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dr. William P. & Mrs. Luella S. Mortenson Scholarship
About the Donor Dr. William P. Mortenson and Mrs. Luella S. Mortenson, both distinguished UW-Madison instructors, had long and respective careers...
About the Donor Dr. William P. Mortenson and Mrs. Luella S. Mortenson,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Dwayne Rohweder Forage Extension Fellowship
About the Donor Dr. Dwayne A. Rohweder, for whom this award is named, is a highly respected Agronomist who was known for his effective...
About the Donor Dr. Dwayne A. Rohweder, for whom this award is named, is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Earle D. Lyon Memorial Scholarship
About the Donor Earl D. Lyon never had the benefit of formal education, but left a legacy of love for nature to his family. The youngest of six...
About the Donor Earl D. Lyon never had the benefit of formal education,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Edna F. & Walter E. Schmidt Academic Merit Award
About the Donor Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil...
About the Donor Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Edna F. & Walter E. Schmidt New Freshman Academic Merit Award
About the Donor Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil...
About the Donor Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisconsin....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elizabeth Vergeront 4-H Scholarship
About the Donor This scholarship was at the bequest of the late Glen W. Vergeront, Arcadia, California, to the University of Wisconsin. Mr....
About the Donor This scholarship was at the bequest of the late Glen W....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Ellward H. Wolff Memorial (Wisconsin Turkey Federation) Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is given in honor of Ellward H. Wolff. Wolff was a large contributor to the Wisconsin Turkey Federation, and...
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is given in honor of Ellward H....
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elmer Ebling Degree Student Scholarship
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Elmer Ebling. Eligibility Criteria Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS....
About the Donor This CALS scholarship is provided in honor of Elmer...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Elsa Thomsen Demeter Academic Merit Award
About the Donor Elsa Thomsen was born in Hubbell, Michigan. She was a graduate of Medford High School and Whitewater Normal School. Her husband was...
About the Donor Elsa Thomsen was born in Hubbell, Michigan. She was a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019