Mary Brabyn Wackman Scholarship

The Mary Brabyn Wackman Scholarship provides a one-time award to a junior or senior English major who is a “bonafide Wisconsin resident.” This scholarship recognizes academic excellence and scholarly specialization in literature.

This scholarship was established by Charline M. Wackman in honor of her mother, Mary Brabyn Wackman. Charline M. Wackman was a graduate of UW-Madison and was the authoress of three volumes of poerty.

Student financial aid packages can be impacted by scholarship awards. It is recommended that students contact the financial aid office to learn about impact on current aid packages prior to application.

For more general information or questions contact Erin Polnaszek Boyd, Undergraduate Advisor, at

Department of English