Undergraduate Thesis Award
The Undergraduate Thesis Award provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to an undergraduate Psychology student to support completion of an undergraduate thesis project in a faculty research lab. Students are evaluated using criteria such as academic excellence, research experience, leadership, and strength of thesis proposal.
How to Apply
To be considered for this opportunity, log in and complete the General Application on your WiSH dashboard at https://wisc.academicworks.com/applications, as well as the individual Undergraduate Thesis Award application. Students are also encouraged to complete the Arlene Davenport Award application.
Conditions of Award
Students must be a full-time, declared psychology major enrolled in an undergraduate thesis within the Department of Psychology. In addition, scholarships with a financial need component require a completed FAFSA form at https://fafsa.ed.gov/ on file with UW-Madison. Student financial aid packages can be impacted by scholarship awards. It is recommended that students contact the Office of Student Financial Aid at https://financialaid.wisc.edu to learn about potential impact on current aid packages.