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 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
Up to $5,000 Deborah A. Hobbins Graduate Student Award in Reproductive Health, Rights, and Justice
The Center for Research on Gender and Women offers a competitive award...
Deadline11/15/2022
Up to $1,000 Hyde Dissertation Research Award
The Center for Research on Gender and Women offers a competitive award...
Deadline11/15/2022
$400 Mary Washburn Willets Award for Excellence in the Social Sciences
This award recognizes an outstanding Ph.D. student in the social...
Deadline11/15/2022
Up to $20,000 for eligible, admitted students Russian Flagship Program
THIS IS AN APPLICATION TO AN ACADEMIC, NON-DEGREE PROGRAM FOR UW-MADISON...
Deadline11/15/2022
Varies Worcester/Whatley/Leavitt Scholarship
The Worcester/Whatley/Leavitt Award is given to a graduate student at...
Deadline11/15/2022
Varies Harriet & Sandra Rosenbaum Scholarship Full-Time MSW Program
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
Deadline01/10/2023
Full tuition (resident and non-resident) The Mercile J. Lee Scholars Program
The Mercile J. Lee Scholars Program is a four-year full tuition...
Deadline02/01/2023
Full UW-Madison tuition First Wave Scholarship Program
Administered by the Office of Multicultural Arts Initiatives (OMAI), the...
Deadline02/06/2023
Varies Harriet & Sandra Rosenbaum Scholarship Part-Time MSW Program
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to...
Deadline04/15/2023
Varies RE-Red Carnation Scholarship
Deadline05/23/2023
Up to $2,000 BBA Student Career Development Fund Application
The BBA Student Career Development Fund connects undergraduate business...
Deadline07/31/2023
$3,000 Russell R. Bonfiglio Memorial Scholarship
The Russell R. Bonfiglio Memorial Scholarship was established in 1977...
Varies Paul B. Gilbert Real Estate Graduate Fellowship Fund
Ended
Varies Genevieve Brown Wright Scholarship (G/U KNS)
Ended
$0.00 Virginia Horne Henry Distinguished Graduate Fellowship #1
Ended
$500-$1,000 R. Bernal Johnson Scholarship Fund
The R. Bernal Johnson scholarship provides a one-time award to a high...
Ended
$1,000 Alumni and Friends of the School Scholarship
The Alumni and Friends of the School Scholarship was established in 2008...
Ended
Varies Graduate Student Peer Mentor Award
The Graduate Student Peer Mentor Awards recognize graduate students who...
Ended
$1,000.00 GE Healthcare SWE Scholarship
Ended
Varies Bernard J. Kwiakowski Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship support for one...
Ended
Varies Go Big Red Award
Go Big Red Scholarship was established in 2011 by her colleagues to...
Ended
Varies Linda Ruffalo Award
This endowed fund was established in 2013 by Linda L. Ruffalo. The...
Ended
Varies Shana Kay Memorial Scholarship
The Shana Kay Memorial Scholarship was established to remember Shana,...
Ended
Varies French Graduate Scholarships
The French and Italian Department strives to provide consistent and...
Ended
Varies French Undergraduate Scholarships
The French and Italian Department strives to provide consistent and...
Ended
Varies Italian Graduate Scholarships
The French and Italian Department strives to provide consistent and...
Ended
Varies Italian Undergraduate Scholarships
The French and Italian Department strives to provide consistent and...
Ended
Varies Professional French Masters Program Scholarships
Scholarships and awards available to graduate students enrolled in the...
Ended
$2,500.00 PT-1 Caroline, Clara, Charles and Mildred Haprer Scholarship
The Harper Scholarship Fund was established to award FOUR first-year...
Ended
Varies Albert A Radtke Scholarship
The Albert A Radtke Scholarship is awarded to one or more junior or...
Ended
Varies Albert R. Erwin, Jr. - Casey M. Durandet Grad Student Fund
The Donor wishes to support graduate students studying experimental high...
Ended
Varies Allan M. and Arline B. Paul Graduate Scholarship
For Graduate Student Scholarships in memory of Walter Max Borer, MS...
Ended
Varies Anderson/Huber Physics Graduate Support Fund
Anderson/Huber award for entering graduate students in the Department of...
Ended
Varies Bernie Durand Undergraduate Research Scholarship
Eligibility Criteria Students must be enrolled full-time in both...
Ended
Varies Carl and Brynn Anderson Graduate Physics Fund
The Carl and Brynn Anderson Graduate Physics Fund provides support for...
Ended
Varies Charles E. Mendenhall Fellowship
Eligibility Criteria Experimental graduate student support. Students...
Ended
Varies Cornelius P. and Cynthia C. Browne Endowed Fellowship Fund
The fund supports graduate students pursuing degrees in the Department...
Ended
Varies Dr. Maritza Irene Stapanian Crabtree Undergraduate Scholarship
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions Eligibility...
Ended
Varies Elizabeth S. Hirschfelder Endowment for Physics
Eligibility Criteria Students must be enrolled full-time in both...
Ended
Up to $2,000 Eugene Jorgens Memorial Scholarship
The Eugene Jorgens Memorial Scholarship was established by Gaylard &...
Ended
Varies Fay Ajzenberg-Selove Scholarship Fund
Eligibility Criteria This fund supports undergraduate women majoring in...
Ended
Varies Hagengruber Undergraduate Scholarship
The donor wishes to assist undergraduate physics students who are...
Ended
Varies Henry & Eleanor Firminhac Physics Scholarship
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions Eligibility...
Ended
Varies Ingersoll Best Undergraudate Course Work
Ended
Varies Joseph R. Dillinger Teaching Award
The purpose of the fund is to provide an annual award to an outstanding...
Ended
Varies Karl Guthe Jansky & Alice Knapp Jansky Fellowship
The Karl Guthe Jansky and Alice Knapp Jansky Family Graduate Fellowship...
Ended
Varies Liebenberg Family Research Scholarship in Physics
Eligibility Criteria Students must be enrolled full-time in both...
Ended
Varies Piore Award
Ended