James A. Schleif and William H. Morley Undergraduate Study Abroad Travel Award

Eligibility Criteria
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to undergraduate students in the Nelson Institute who are participating in traditional (non-internship), for-credit, international study-abroad programs.

Preference will be given to students participating in semester-long or year-long study-abroad programs.

Student applicants must be enrolled full-time in and actively pursuing one of the following Nelson Institute programs: 1) Undergraduate Certificate in Environmental Studies, 2) Undergraduate Major in Environmental Studies.

Student applicants must be in good academic standing, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Student applicants must be at least one full academic year away from graduation. Students in their final year of studies are INELIGIBLE to apply.

How to Apply
Apply for this scholarship by completing the Nelson Institute Undergraduate Study Abroad Scholarships application in the Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH).

Donor Information
This scholarship award is made possible via private philanthropy from Mr. James A. Schleif and Mr. William H. Morley.

Scholarship awardees are required to write a thank you letter to Mr. Schleif and Mr. Morley and are expected to coordinate with the Nelson Institute’s Director of Advancement & Donor Relations regarding these letters.

Award Information
One $3,000 scholarship is available to be awarded to an undergraduate student during the Spring 2021 scholarship competition.

Applicants will be notified of their selection in April 2021 and will be featured on the website for the Nelson Virtual Commencement in May 2021.

Contact: Tara Mohan, temohan@wisc.edu

Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies