UWM Scholarships For New Freshmen

College of Health and Sciences- CHS New Freshmen Scholarship
$2,000 Deadline: February 1, 2017
Undergraduate admission to CHS and full-time status starting fall 2016, 23 or higher ACT score, minimum 3.0 GPA in high school and participation in extracurricular activities. Contact: Torry Rufer,
tjrufer@uwm.edu, (414) 229-6237

College of Health and Sciences- Leadership Healthcare Forum Scholarship
$1,000, Deadline: February 1, 2017
New freshmen, new transfer student, or new graduate student admission to CHS and full-time status starting fall 2016, minimum 2.75 high school or undergraduate GPA and demonstrated financial need. Contact: Torry Rufer, tjrufer@uwm.edu , (414) 229-6237

College of Letters and Science- New Directions Scholarship
$3,500 & Renewable, Deadline: March 1, 2017
The New Directions scholarship is given to four to seven exceptional new freshmen enrolling in an undergraduate degree program within the College of Letters and Science (L&S) beginning in fall 2017. This scholarship is renewable for up to four years for a full value of $14,000. You are strongly encouraged to apply if you have a high school GPA (unweighted) of 3.75 or higher AND you have an ACT score of 27 or higher (or equivalent score on the SAT). Recipients also must have a strong record of extracurricular activities and academic and personal achievement. ApplicationContact: Deanna Ding (414) 229-7711 or let-sci@uwm.edu

College of Letters and Science- Meadows Fund Scholarship
Up to $2,500, Deadline: March 1, 2017
The Meadows Fund Scholarship is given to an undergraduate with a preference for a major or intended major in a program offered by the College of Letters & Science. The student can be an incoming freshman or can be a continuing sophomore, junior, or senior. Applicants must have been in the foster care system, either currently or formerly, and must be a full-time student. ApplicationContact: Deanna Ding (414) 229-7711 or let-sci@uwm.edu

College of Engineering and Applied Science- UWM Engineering/Support for Undergraduate Research Fellowship Scholarship
Ranging from $12,000-$26,000, Deadline: March 1, 2017
Four year financial support which includes a scholarship and undergraduate research award for New Freshmen admitted directly to computer science or one of the 7 engineering majors, plus a 3.5/4.0 cumulative GPA and 25+ACT with an ACT math sub-score of 28+. No separate application necessary. Renewable. Contact: Todd Johnson, 414.229.4667, johnsont@uwm.edu

University-Wide: Gina Rosko Memorial Scholarship
$500 minimum, 
Deadline: March 1, 2017
For 2017 graduate of Tremper High School with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better, evidence of leadership and community service. Applicants must have a demonstrated financial need as shown on 2017-2018 FAFSA and a legal resident of Wisconsin. Contact: schlrshp@uwm.edu

University-Wide: Jack F. and Corrine V. Reichert Scholarship
$3,000 minimum, 
Deadline: March 1, 2017
For 2017 graduate of Nathan Hale or West Allis Central High School with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better. Must have demonstrated financial need as shown in 2017-2018 FAFSA and a legal resident of Wisconsin. Contact: schlrshp@uwm.edu

University-Wide: The Morgridge Scholarship
Renewable Full-Tuition, 
Deadline: April 28, 2017
For 2017 graduates from Lynde & Harry Bradley Technology & Trade High School who have been accepted for admission at UWM for fall 2017 and have demonstrated financial need (filed a FAFSA). Contact: 
schlrshp@uwm.edu

University-Wide: The Morgridge Scholarship
Renewable Full-Tuition, 
Deadline: May 1, 2017
For 2017 graduates from a Milwaukee area high school who have been accepted for admission at UWM for fall 2017 and currently are or have been in the Foster Care System or in Kinship and also have demonstrated financial need (filed a FAFSA). Contact: 
schlrshp@uwm.edu