Roy Arthur Swanson Merit Scholarship
The Roy Arthur Swanson Merit Scholarship in Comparative Literature may be awarded to a UWM student with a declared Comparative Literature major or minor, and a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher in Comparative Literature courses. For information on eligibility requirements and application procedures download the application form. The deadline for 2017 applications was March 1. 2018 applications will be available in late 2017 or early 2018.
Other sources of funding of particular interest
The College of Letters & Science at UWM administers numerous scholarships, and their page has links to other university-wide scholarship programs as well. Applications are generally due March 1 for the following academic year.
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) offers undergraduate Foreign Language and Area Studies fellowships to students who are learning Portuguese. They also offer multiple small scholarships and travel awards to advanced undergraduates and graduate students at UWM for either field research or study abroad work in Latin America or the Caribbean. More information is available from CLACS.
The Center for International Education (CIE) offers undergraduate Foreign Language and Area Studies fellowships to intermediate and advanced students of Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, and Russian. More information is available from CIE.
The Study Abroad office can provide you with information on Wisconsin Study Abroad Grants and other scholarships and sources of funding available for students hoping to study abroad as part of their degree program at UWM.