Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH)!

Below, you will find a listing of scholarship opportunities available to students with information about the applications, deadlines, eligibility criteria, award amounts, donors, and more. To begin applying to scholarships, please sign in with your NetID and complete the brief General Application. Based on your answers in the General Application, you will be directed to fill out more specific applications tied to scholarships for which you are eligible.

For general scholarship information, FAQs, program and contact information for your School/College, and information on external scholarships, please visit our Scholarships Page.

Incoming Undergraduate Students


As an incoming student, you can apply for scholarships as soon as you apply to the University by using your NetID and password. Applications for incoming undergraduate students typically open in early November and have deadlines in early February, so don’t wait until you know your admission status to apply! To quickly search on merit and need-based incoming undergraduate scholarships, please use these saved searches:


Common Searches


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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$5,000 per year Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship
The Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship provides a renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with...
The Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship provides a renewable award...
  • Deadline: 02/17/2020
  • Award: $5,000 per year
Deadline02/17/2020
$2,000-$3,000 Altman Family Scholarship Fund
The Altman Family scholarship provides a one-time award to high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College...
The Altman Family scholarship provides a one-time award to high...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000-$3,000
$500-$1000 Bram and Shari Dorresteijn Memorial Scholarship
The Bram and Shari Dorresteijn Memorial scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman...
The Bram and Shari Dorresteijn Memorial scholarship provides a one-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500-$1000
$2,000 - $4,500 Bruce A. Bogue Scholarship Fund
The Bruce A. Bogue scholarship provides a 4 year award renewable (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a...
The Bruce A. Bogue scholarship provides a 4 year award renewable (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000 - $4,500
$1,500-$2,500 Caroline and Robert Erickson Great People Scholarship
The Caroline and Robert Erickson Great People scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming...
The Caroline and Robert Erickson Great People scholarship provides a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500-$2,500
Varies Carolyn B. Knapp and Charles H. Bernhard Fund
The Carolyn B. Knapp and Charles H. Bernhard scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving...
The Carolyn B. Knapp and Charles H. Bernhard scholarship provides a 4...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000-$4,000 Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming...
The Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta scholarship provides a 4 year...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000-$4,000
$1000-$2,500 Coryell Family Scholarship Fund
The Coryell Family scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a...
The Coryell Family scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1000-$2,500
$500-$1,000 Cynthia and Roger Gullickson Great People Scholarship
The Cynthia and Roger Gullickson Great People scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming...
The Cynthia and Roger Gullickson Great People scholarship provides a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500-$1,000
$4,500-$,5000 Erling T. Thoresen Scholarship
The Erling T. Thoresen scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree...
The Erling T. Thoresen scholarship provides a one-time award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $4,500-$,5000
$2,500-$6,000 Francis E. and Catherine Lamboley Scholarship
The Francis E. and Catherine Lamboley scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming Green County...
The Francis E. and Catherine Lamboley scholarship provides a one-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500-$6,000
$2,500-$6,000 Francis E. and Catherine Lamboley Scholarship
The Francis E. and Catherine Lamboley scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming Green County...
The Francis E. and Catherine Lamboley scholarship provides a one-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500-$6,000
$500.00 Frank and Shirley Groves Scholarship Fund
The Frank and Shirley Groves scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman from Lodi...
The Frank and Shirley Groves scholarship provides a one-time award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$1,500-$2,000 Gary McGoey Wisconsin Idea Scholarship
The Gary McGoey Wisconsin Idea scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a...
The Gary McGoey Wisconsin Idea scholarship provides a one-time award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500-$2,000
Varies Great People Scholarship Fund - Freshmen
The Great People scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial...
The Great People scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$2,000-$2,500 Harriett Louise Hughes Dallas Scholarship
The Harriett Louise Hughes Dallas scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with...
The Harriett Louise Hughes Dallas scholarship provides a one-time award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000-$2,500
$500.00 Jack V. Bown Scholarship - Freshmen
The Jack V. Bown scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need...
The Jack V. Bown scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$500-$1,000 James C. Melli Scholarship
The James C. Melli scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree...
The James C. Melli scholarship provides a one-time award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500-$1,000
$1,500-$3,000 Joe and Colleen Ronan Great People Scholarship
The Joe and Colleen Ronan Great People scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman...
The Joe and Colleen Ronan Great People scholarship provides a one-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500-$3,000
$1,000-$1,500 Leo and Ivy Nevala Scholarship Fund
The Leo and Ivy Nevala scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree...
The Leo and Ivy Nevala scholarship provides a one-time award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000-$1,500
$3,500-$4,000 Mae E. Theisen Scholarship
The Mae E. Theisen scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a...
The Mae E. Theisen scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,500-$4,000
$2,500-$3,000 Marie B. Gabrovic Scholarship
The Marie B. Gabrovic scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need...
The Marie B. Gabrovic scholarship provides a one-time award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500-$3,000
varies Marjorie Christiansen Abrahamsen Memorial Scholarship
The Marjorie Christiansen Abrahamsen Memorial scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award to high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree...
The Marjorie Christiansen Abrahamsen Memorial scholarship provides a 4...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
$2,000-$2,500 Michael and Frank Gallo Scholarship Fund
The Michael and Frank Gallo scholarships provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming first generation...
The Michael and Frank Gallo scholarships provides a one-time award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000-$2,500
$500-$750 Mitchell S. Schecter Scholarship
The Mitchell S. Schecter scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial...
The Mitchell S. Schecter scholarship provides a one-time award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500-$750
$2,000-$2,500 Nancy Newlin Neumann STEM Scholarship
The Nancy Newlin Neumann STEM scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with...
The Nancy Newlin Neumann STEM scholarship provides a one-time award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000-$2,500
$26,000-$30,000 Rath Foundation Academic Scholarship
The Rath Foundation Academic scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman...
The Rath Foundation Academic scholarship provides a 4 year renewable...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $26,000-$30,000
$7,000-$9,000 Regina Cawley Loughlin Scholarship Fund
The Regina Cawley Loughlin scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman...
The Regina Cawley Loughlin scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $7,000-$9,000
Varies Robert and Lora Bull Undergraduate Scholarship
This scholarship provides support to a Letters & Science incoming freshman who must maintain a cumulative GPA of a minimum of 3.20. The student...
This scholarship provides support to a Letters & Science incoming...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500 Roger and Caroline Mahan Laubenheimer Scholarship
The Roger and Caroline Mahan Laubenheimer scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving non-WI resident...
The Roger and Caroline Mahan Laubenheimer scholarship provides a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$5,000-$10,000 Schoenleber Foundation Scholarship
The Schoenleber Foundation scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman...
The Schoenleber Foundation scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000-$10,000
$8,000 Theodore Herfurth Freshmen Scholarship Fund
The Theodore Herfurth Freshman scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman...
The Theodore Herfurth Freshman scholarship provides a 4 year renewable...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $8,000
$2,500-$3,000 Therese Scharpf Rolfs Scholarship
The Therese Scharpf Rolfs scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman from rural WI...
The Therese Scharpf Rolfs scholarship provides a one-time award (amount...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500-$3,000
$1000-$4000 University League-Mrs. Angelena Frensley Lenehan Freshman Scholarship
The University League – Mrs. Angelena Frensley Freshman scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving...
The University League – Mrs. Angelena Frensley Freshman scholarship...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1000-$4000
$500-$1,000 Wayne Merry Scholarship
The Wayne Merry scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman who are non-WI residents...
The Wayne Merry scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500-$1,000
$500 - $1,000 Liberal Arts Essay Competition
This annual competition is open to all undergraduates and requires submission of an essay through the WiSH system on a different topic each year...
This annual competition is open to all undergraduates and requires...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500 - $1,000