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
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Varies Florence A. & Albert E. Koch Nursing Scholarship
The Florence A. and Albert E. Koch Scholarship was established with a bequest from the estate of Albert E. Koch of Lone Rock, Wisconsin. Mr. Koch...
The Florence A. and Albert E. Koch Scholarship was established with a...
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Varies Florence Blake Pediatric Nursing Scholarship
This fund was established with a bequest from Florence Blake, a School of Nursing faculty member at the UW- Madison. Professor Blake was...
This fund was established with a bequest from Florence Blake, a School...
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Varies Floyd E. and Alberta Patton Scholarship
Established by Thomas F. Patton (‘71, MS’73, PhD’75), current president of the St. Louis College of Pharmacy. The Scholarship honors Mr. Patton’s...
Established by Thomas F. Patton (‘71, MS’73, PhD’75), current president...
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Varies Fluno Colter Scholarship
Established in 2004 by Debra Fluno, a 1987 graduate of the School of Pharmacy, and Timothy Colter, a 1986 (BBA) and 1992 (M.S.) UW-Madison alumnus.
Established in 2004 by Debra Fluno, a 1987 graduate of the School of...
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Varies Frances B. Longsdorf Scholarship
This scholarship was established from the estate of Frances Burkhard Longsdorf, a 1930 graduate of the UW-Madison School of Nursing. The fund...
This scholarship was established from the estate of Frances Burkhard...
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Varies Frances Marie Johnson Urbanis Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Henry Nettesheim is an alumnus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he received a BS degree in electrical engineering in 1946. The...
Dr. Henry Nettesheim is an alumnus of the University of...
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Varies Francis and Judith Croak Scholarship
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Varies Francis J. Larkin Memorial Scholarship
The Francis J. Larkin Memorial Scholarship scholarship is awarded to deserving students who demonstrate the interest and qualifications to practice...
The Francis J. Larkin Memorial Scholarship scholarship is awarded to...
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Varies Frank and Mary Nikolay Scholarship
The Frank and Mary Nikolay Law School Scholarship was created by Mr. and Mrs. Nikolay to assist Wisconsin residents with financial need. Donor...
The Frank and Mary Nikolay Law School Scholarship was created by Mr. and...
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Varies Frank J. Feil, Jr. Scholarship
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Varies Frank J. Pelisek Memorial Scholarship
The Frank J. Pelisek Memorial Scholarship supports Wisconsin residents attending the Law School. Among other factors, recipients are chosen for...
The Frank J. Pelisek Memorial Scholarship supports Wisconsin residents...
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Varies Frederick C. Suhr Law Scholarship
The Frederick C. Suhr Law Scholarship was established by its namesake, a 1936 University of Wisconsin Law School graduate. The scholarship is...
The Frederick C. Suhr Law Scholarship was established by its namesake, a...
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Varies Freida and Joseph Bajalia Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports a graduate student in the UW – Madison School of Nursing demonstrating a financial need and specializing in either heart...
This scholarship supports a graduate student in the UW – Madison School...
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$500 Freshman Scholar Award
This scholarship provides $500 to first-year outstanding students entering the College of Letters & Science. Student financial aid packages can be...
This scholarship provides $500 to first-year outstanding students...
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Varies George A. and George R. Affeldt Memorial Scholarship
The George A. and George R. Affeldt Memorial Scholarship was created by family and friends to honor the Affeldt family legacy at the University of...
The George A. and George R. Affeldt Memorial Scholarship was created by...
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Varies George and Lillian Young Scholarship
The George and Lillian Young Scholarship was established by family and friends of the Youngs. George Young served as Dean of the University of...
The George and Lillian Young Scholarship was established by family and...
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Varies George E. Cleary Scholarship
The George E. Cleary Scholarship honors its namesake, a 1914 University of Wisconsin Law School graduate. Mr. Cleary was a leading New York tax...
The George E. Cleary Scholarship honors its namesake, a 1914 University...
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$0.00 George H. Elder Endowment for the School of Nursing Fund
Per the will of George H. Elder: “One share to be used to establish the George H. Elder Endowment for the School of Nursing. This fund shall be...
Per the will of George H. Elder: “One share to be used to establish the...
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Varies George Laikin Award
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Varies Gerald E. Miller Memorial Scholarship
The Gerald E. Miller Scholarship was established by his wife Shirley to honor the memory of her late husband. Both Shirley and Gerald were 1950...
The Gerald E. Miller Scholarship was established by his wife Shirley to...
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Varies Gerald Manville Nursing Scholarship
Established by Mr. Gerald Manville, this scholarship provides support to a Wisconsin resident in the UW-Madison School of Nursing. Preference will...
Established by Mr. Gerald Manville, this scholarship provides support to...
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Varies Gilbert A. Zuehlke Memorial Scholarship
Established from the generosity of the estate of Gilbert Zuehlke, who graduated from the UW School of Pharmacy in 1931 and ran a drugstore in...
Established from the generosity of the estate of Gilbert Zuehlke, who...
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Varies Girard and Stephanie Senn
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions
FAFSA required prior to awarding decisions
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Varies Global Health Nursing Fund
The purpose of the fund is to offset costs incurred by University of Wisconsin School of Nursing students participating in global health projects...
The purpose of the fund is to offset costs incurred by University of...
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Varies Goodman Family Scholarship
The Goodman Family Scholarship was established by Mr. Jonathan Goodman, a 1976 graduate of University of Wisconsin Law School. The scholarship...
The Goodman Family Scholarship was established by Mr. Jonathan Goodman,...
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Varies Gordon & Beverly Flynn Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Gordon (PhD ’65) and Beverly Flynn to assist students with financial need in the PharmD program. FAFSA required...
This scholarship was created by Gordon (PhD ’65) and Beverly Flynn to...
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Varies Gordon and Norma Prielipp Scholarship Fund
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Varies Gracie Public Interest Scholarship
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Varies Great People Law Scholarship
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Varies Gwen P. Shapiro Rural Wisconsin Nursing Scholarship
The Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation established this scholarship to provide support to nursing students from a Wisconsin family farm or a rural...
The Herman and Gwen Shapiro Foundation established this scholarship to...
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Varies Gwen P. Shapiro Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellowship Fund
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Varies Gwynette E. Smalley Scholarship
The Gwynette Smalley Law School Scholarship was created in memory of Gwynette Smalley, a 1922 graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School....
The Gwynette Smalley Law School Scholarship was created in memory of...
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Varies Gwynette Smalley Law Review Prize
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Varies H.A. Schmidt and Don Olson Scholarship
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Varies Habush Habush & Rottier Outstanding Trial Advocacy Award
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Varies Harold Cranefield Memorial Scholarship
The Harold Cranefield Memorial Scholarship was made possible by the generosity of Eleanor G. Cranefield in honor of her husband, Harold...
The Harold Cranefield Memorial Scholarship was made possible by the...
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Varies Harrington Scholarship
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Varies Helen Denne Schulte Minority Scholarship
This scholarship is provided through a trust established by Mrs. Schulte and a bequest established by the late Walter B. Schulte in honor of his...
This scholarship is provided through a trust established by Mrs. Schulte...
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Varies Helen Denne Schulte RN Completion Scholarship
This scholarship honors Helen Denne Schulte who served from 1924 to 1937 as the first Director of the Department (School) of Nursing at the...
This scholarship honors Helen Denne Schulte who served from 1924 to 1937...
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Varies Helen L. Bunge Memorial Scholarship (Trust)
The Helen L. Bunge Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1970 by the Nurses Alumni Organization to honor Dean Bunge, the fourth Director and...
The Helen L. Bunge Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1970 by...
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Varies Helen L. Bunge Scholarship
The Helen L. Bunge Scholarship Fund was established by William Bunge to honor his sister, Helen L. Bunge. Dr. Bunge was a former Dean of the...
The Helen L. Bunge Scholarship Fund was established by William Bunge to...
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Varies Hilldale Scholarship
The Hilldale Scholarship is awarded to a student who furthers the mission of UW-Madison. How to Apply To be considered for this opportunity, log in...
The Hilldale Scholarship is awarded to a student who furthers the...
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Varies J. Michael Riley Award
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Varies Jacob and Rosa Beuscher Scholarship
The Jacob and Rosa Beuscher Scholarship was created in memory of its namesakes. The Beuscher Scholarship supports foreign law students with...
The Jacob and Rosa Beuscher Scholarship was created in memory of its...
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Varies Jacob L. Bernheim Law School Scholarship
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Varies James B. and Susan Solie Patterson Student Awards (CI-G/UG)
Eligibility Criteria Awards can be made to both undergraduate and graduate students who have been admitted to a teacher education program intending...
Eligibility Criteria Awards can be made to both undergraduate and...
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Varies James D. and Dorothy Shaw Scholarship
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Varies James J. and Dorothy T. Hanks Memorial Award
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Varies Janis Apinis Memorial Great People Scholarship
Established by Rasma Chereson, R.Ph., and Dr. John Apinis in memory of their father, Janis Apinis, a dedicated, life-long pharmacist, and a...
Established by Rasma Chereson, R.Ph., and Dr. John Apinis in memory of...
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Varies Jay Thorpe Holmes Great People Scholarship
The Jay Thorpe Holmes Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of its namesake, a 1967 graduate of University of Wisconsin Law School. The...
The Jay Thorpe Holmes Scholarship is made possible by the generosity of...
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