Dyann Fergus and Peter K. Wirth Breakthrough Scholars Award

This incoming first year student scholarship does not require completion of a separate application, rather, students are considered after submission of the admissions application and the FAFSA. College scholarships for first year students are very scarce and limited.

Please go to this website for more information: Incoming Freshman Scholarship Information

This fund supports Wisconsin resident incoming freshmen who are first in their families to attend college with consideration given to children of immigrant parents. This scholarship is a 4 year award.

Up to $6,000 per year when available
College of Letters and Science