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, 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, you can apply for scholarships as soon as you apply to the University by using your NetID and password. Applications for incoming undergraduate students typically open in early November and have deadlines in early February, so don’t wait until you know your admission status to apply! To quickly search on merit and need-based incoming 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 Catherine Sih Scholarship
Established with a gift from Professor Emeritus Charles Sih (PhD ’58) and additional corporate donations, this need-based scholarship supports...
Established with a gift from Professor Emeritus Charles Sih (PhD ’58)...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
$1,000-$3,000 Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming...
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta scholarship provides a 4 year...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: $1,000-$3,000
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Center for Aging Research and Education (CARE) Scholar Fund
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Charles A. Eckburg Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship was created with funds from the Charles Eckburg Trusts to support students in one of three ways: (1) baccalaureate seniors...
This scholarship was created with funds from the Charles Eckburg Trusts...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Charles Eckburg Dissertation Award
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Charles Eckburg Research Award
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Charles F. Hofbauer Memorial
The fund was established by Thomas L. Hofbauer (BS ‘85) and Greeta G. Cherayil (BS ’84) in memory of Thomas’ father, Charles F. Hofbauer.
The fund was established by Thomas L. Hofbauer (BS ‘85) and Greeta G....
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Charline Z. Larson Fund
Ms. Charline Z. Larson established this scholarship to provide support to nursing students. She was a 1935 graduate of the School of Nursing and...
Ms. Charline Z. Larson established this scholarship to provide support...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Cheryl Blankenheim Mjaanes Great People Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Children's Justice Project Fellowship
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Christian J. Otjen Scholarship
The Christian J. Otjen Law School Scholarship was created in memory of Christian J. Otjen, a 1916 University of Wisconsin Law School graduate. The...
The Christian J. Otjen Law School Scholarship was created in memory of...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Christine Ebert Memorial Scholarship
The Christine Ebert Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Christine Ebert, a 1996 graduate of University of Wisconsin Law School. The...
The Christine Ebert Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Christine...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Cindy Benning Great People Scholarship
Cindy is a 1977 graduate of the School of Pharmacy and distinguished alumnus. This scholarship was established with the goal of helping students...
Cindy is a 1977 graduate of the School of Pharmacy and distinguished...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Clarence R. Hicks Scholarship
The Clarence R. Hicks Scholarship was donated by Professor Judith Hicks Stiehm, in honor of her uncle Clarence Raymond Hicks. The scholarship...
The Clarence R. Hicks Scholarship was donated by Professor Judith Hicks...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Class of 1947 Undergraduate Award for Nursing Excellence
To celebrate their fortieth anniversary, members of the Class of 1947 contributed funds to establish an undergraduate award for excellence.The fund...
To celebrate their fortieth anniversary, members of the Class of 1947...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Class of 1951 Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was created by gifts from members of the School of Nursing Class of 1951. It was started with gifts in memory of classmates who...
This scholarship was created by gifts from members of the School of...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Class of 1964 Doctoral Student Award Fund
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Claude J. Jasper Memorial Scholarship
The Claude J. Jasper Memorial Scholarship was donated by friends and family of Mr. Jasper in his honor. Mr. Jasper received his bachelor of laws...
The Claude J. Jasper Memorial Scholarship was donated by friends and...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Clinical Legal Education Association Award
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Cody Splitt Scholarship
The Cody Splitt Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of Esther Cody Splitt and Harley Splitt. The scholarship supports students who have...
The Cody Splitt Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of Esther...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Typically $4,000 per semester Community Environmental Scholars Program Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
The Community Environmental Scholars Program Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math provide a renewable award (typically $4,000...
The Community Environmental Scholars Program Scholarships in Science,...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Typically $4,000 per semester
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Conger Family Doctoral Student Support
The Conger Family Doctoral Student Support Fund was established in honor of the Conger family. Sisters Ruth Conger Olson, Katinka Conger Stout and...
The Conger Family Doctoral Student Support Fund was established in honor...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies CVS Pharmacy Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2006 and is awarded to a PharmD student who is interested in a career in community pharmacy practice. FAFSA...
This scholarship was established in 2006 and is awarded to a PharmD...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
$500-$1,000 Cynthia and Roger Gullickson Great People Scholarship
The Cynthia and Roger Gullickson Great People scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming...
The Cynthia and Roger Gullickson Great People scholarship provides a...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: $500-$1,000
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Cynthia Wu Wilcox Scholarship
Established by Cynthia Wu (Bachelors degree alumna, class of 1953) and Jonathan J. Wilcox in 1989. FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions
Established by Cynthia Wu (Bachelors degree alumna, class of 1953) and...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies D. Jack Myers Scholarship
Established by Thora Vervoren, a 1953 School of Pharmacy alumna, in memory of D. Jack Myers (1918 – 2004), a 1942 (bachelors) graduate of the...
Established by Thora Vervoren, a 1953 School of Pharmacy alumna, in...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dale and Kim Schmidt Scholarship
Established by Dale and Kim Schmidt, 1982 graduates of the UW-Madison of Pharmacy, this scholarship support PharmD students with demonstrated...
Established by Dale and Kim Schmidt, 1982 graduates of the UW-Madison of...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dale E. Wurster Memorial Scholarship
In recognition of UW Professor Dale Wurster, Ed Knoechel (BS PHM ’53 MS ’55, PhD ’58) established this scholarship to support a PharmD student.
In recognition of UW Professor Dale Wurster, Ed Knoechel (BS PHM ’53 MS...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dale E. Wurster Scholarship
Harlan Hall established this fund in memory of colleague and friend Professor Dale E. Wurster (BS PHM ’42, PhD ’47) to support a PharmD student...
Harlan Hall established this fund in memory of colleague and friend...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dan Luce Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Daniel Grady Award
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Daniel W. Howard Scholarship
The Daniel W. Howard Scholarship was created in memory of its namesake. Mr. Howard was a 1941 University of Wisconsin Law School graduate, who...
The Daniel W. Howard Scholarship was created in memory of its namesake....
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies David & Kato Perlman Scholarship
Established to support a student in the professional program, this scholarship commemorates the life and career of Dr. David S. Perlman, faculty...
Established to support a student in the professional program, this...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies David and Leta Williams Scholarship
Leta Williams was a graduate of the Methodist Kahler School of Nursing in Rochester, Minnesota in 1925. She married Dr. David Williams, a graduate...
Leta Williams was a graduate of the Methodist Kahler School of Nursing...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies David and Miriam Sanders Military Service Scholarship
The purpose of the David and Miriam Sanders Military Service Scholarship Fund is to provide financial support to academically qualified PharmD...
The purpose of the David and Miriam Sanders Military Service Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies David Marks and Mary Grimord Scholarship
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Davis Award
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dean H. Wessels Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the family of Dean H. Wessels and is awarded to a student who is interested in the care of cancer...
This scholarship was established by the family of Dean H. Wessels and is...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
$0.00 Dean's Nonresident Tuition Remission
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dean's Undergraduate Minority Scholarship
The School of Nursing Dean’s Scholarship is awarded to minority students entering or enrolled in the nursing major. Eligibility Criteria Students...
The School of Nursing Dean’s Scholarship is awarded to minority students...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dean/St. Mary's Great people Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2012 by the Dean Clinic and St. Mary’s Hospital. The purpose of this scholarship is to support undergraduate...
This scholarship was established in 2012 by the Dean Clinic and St....
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
$1,500.00 Department of Mathematics Talent Search Scholarship
The Talent Search Scholarship is made possible by John and Abigail Van Vleck who established this trust in honor of their father Edward Burr Van...
The Talent Search Scholarship is made possible by John and Abigail Van...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Diane Ruth Lauver Scholarship Fund
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support to undergraduate students in the School of Nursing who have a demonstrated financial...
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support to...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dolores Stickel and Helen Madalon GP Nursing Scholarship
Michael and Angela Madalon established the Dolores Stickel and Helen Madalon Great People Nursing Scholarship in honor of their mothers to assist...
Michael and Angela Madalon established the Dolores Stickel and Helen...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Donald Norman Zillman Scholarship
The Donald Norman Zillman Scholarship was established by Theodore W. Zillman to honor his eldest son. The scholarship is awarded to a staff member...
The Donald Norman Zillman Scholarship was established by Theodore W....
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Donna Mirkes Memorial Scholarship
This fund was created by Lawrence H. Mirkes in memory of his wife, Donna, a 1949 graduate of the School of Pharmacy.
This fund was created by Lawrence H. Mirkes in memory of his wife,...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dorothy Raymond Scholarship
The Dorothy Raymond Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of Dean Margaret Raymond and Professor Mark Sidel. The scholarship is named for...
The Dorothy Raymond Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dorothy Walker Memorial Scholarship
The Dorothy Walker Memorial Scholarship honors its namesake, a 1921 graduate of University of Wisconsin Law School. This scholarship supports...
The Dorothy Walker Memorial Scholarship honors its namesake, a 1921...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dr. Roy Kuramoto Scholarship
Made possible through the generous support of Dr. Roy Kuramoto, who received his Masters (1952) and Ph.D. (1954) degrees from the UW School of...
Made possible through the generous support of Dr. Roy Kuramoto, who...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020
Varies Dr. Ruth N. Havemeyer Great People Scholarship
Dr. Ruth Havemeyer (PhD ’60) established this scholarship to support students with financial need in the PharmD program. FAFSA required prior to...
Dr. Ruth Havemeyer (PhD ’60) established this scholarship to support...
  • Deadline: 08/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/07/2020