Tommy G. Thompson Leadership Scholarship

The Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership offers one scholarship award of $2,300 to one student per academic year. Scholarships are intended for undergraduates who have shown public leadership in their lives in a way that reflects the general legacy of Governor Tommy G. Thompson. Governor Thompson was a broad thinker who offered common sense solutions to tackle big problems through teamwork and an unending zeal to make our state a better place. We seek high quality applicants who reflect Tommy’s spirit, have demonstrated leadership during their time in college, and will continue to lead in the future.

Award
Up to $2,300
Anticipated Total

Anticipated total amount over the full term of this award.

$2,300.00

Organizations
College of Letters and Science
Deadline
10/21/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. The Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership offers scholarships to undergraduate students at each of the University of Wisconsin System’s four-year campuses. Scholarships are intended for undergraduates who have shown public leadership in their lives in a way that reflects the general legacy of Governor Tommy G. Thompson. Governor Thompson was a broad thinker who offered common sense solutions to tackle big problems through teamwork and an unending zeal to make our state a better place. We seek high quality applicants who reflect Tommy’s spirit, have demonstrated leadership during their time in college, and will continue to lead in the future.
  2. Upload a personal statement that includes your definition or understanding of leadership and how you have demonstrated leadership during your time on campus. Describe your aspirations; and explain the ways in which your leadership reflects Governor Thompson's spirit and legacy of bringing people together to develop common solutions. Please limit you statement to 450 words.
  3. Please upload a current resume or C.V. here. A pdf format is preferred.
  4. 1-If you just transferred to UW-Madison (Fall 2019) please upload transcripts from other attended institutions here:
  5. 2-If you just transferred to UW-Madison (Fall 2019) please upload transcripts from other attended institutions here:
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