All Scholarships

The scholarships listed below are available subject to funding availability and may change without notice. Departmental scholarships are awarded directly by the department; contact the Department for further information about application processes and deadlines. College of Letters and Science scholarships are awarded by the Dean’s Office; more information is available on the main scholarship page.

TitleDepartmentCriteria
Africology Graduate FellowshipAfricology
  • PhD student in Africology
  • Academic merit
George W. and Winston A. Van Horne PrizeAfricology
  • 2nd year graduate student in Africology
  • Highest score on the Comprehensive Exam
Mildred Marie Foster FellowshipAfricology
  • Graduate student in Africology
  • Academic merit
Anthropologist Memorial ScholarshipAnthropology
  • Anthropology student
  • Check with the Department for specific academic criteria
Dr. Robert Ritzenthaler Memorial ScholarshipAnthropology
  • Museum Studies gradate student
  • Awarded for outstanding thesis as nominated by faculty
  • Awarded for support of internship at the Milwaukee Public Museum
Frances A. Ross Trust in Anthropology AwardAnthropology
  • Anthropology student
  • Check with the Department for specific academic criteria
Leonard Family Anthropology FellowshipAnthropology
  • Graduate student in anthropology
  • Preference for student traveling abroad for research or study
Anthropology Foundation FellowshipAnthropology
  • Anthropology Student
  • Check with the Department for academic criteria
Sol Tax ScholarshipAnthropology
  • Anthropology student
  • Check with the Department for specific academic criteria
Jeffrey R. Hayes Research AwardArt History
  • Graduate student in Art History
  • For research support related to thesis or thesis exhibition
Lawrence R. Hoey Memorial PrizeArt History
  • For the best graduate student paper in Art History
  • No application required; academic work is automatically reviewed
Nadine Walter Memorial ScholarshipArt History
  • Incoming first-year full-time graduate student in Art History
  • Strong preference for female student
  • Academic merit
Clifford H. Mortimer AwardBiological Sciences
  • Graduate student, junior, or senior status
  • Conducting research on large lakes or oceans; preference for study of Lake Michigan
  • Academic merit
Electronic Learning AwardBiological Sciences
  • For financially needy students in anatomy class to buy course materials
Greater Milwaukee Foundation Louise Neitge Mather ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Graduate student in biology
  • Preference for female
  • Wisconsin resident
  • Graduated from a high school in Wisconsin
  • Financial need
  • Check with the Department for specific academic criteria
Hutto-Erdman Conservation ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Major in conservation and environmental science
  • Check with the Department for specific academic criteria
Ivy Balsam-Milwaukee Audubon Society Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Life and Environmental SciencesBiological Sciences
  • Senior or graduate student
  • Studying life or environmental science
  • Check with the Department for specific academic criteria
James D. Anthony Memorial ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Biology student
  • Check with the Department for other academic criteria
James J. Magnino, M.D. ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Academic merit
  • Declared or intended major in biology
Joseph G. Baier Memorial ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Students in Biological Sciences
  • Preference for graduate student researching immunotaxonomy or related field
  • Application requires an essay on goals and research and a letter of recommendation
Peter J. Salamun ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Support for students in Biological Sciences pursuing plant sciences
  • Check with the Department for other academic criteria
Raymond E. Hatcher Memorial ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Academic merit
Richard P. Howmiller Graduate AwardBiological Sciences
  • Graduate student in biology
  • Preference for someone studying freshwater biology
  • Check with the Department for other academic criteria
Robert Costello Botany ScholarshipBiological Sciences
  • Undergraduate studying botany
  • Check with the Department for other academic criteria
Ruth I Walker Memorial Scholarship and AwardsBiological Sciences
  • Biology student
  • Check with the Department for other academic criteria
Global Studies Internship AwardCenter for International Education
  • Student participating in global studies internship
  • Academic merit
Ian J. Elliott Memorial ScholarshipCenter for International Education
  • Student participating in study abroad or international internship
  • Check with the Department for other academic criteria
Roberta and J. Martin Klotsche ScholarshipCenter for International Education
  • Junior or Senior standing
  • International Studies or Global Studies major
  • Demonstrated academic merit
Donald R. Shea Scholarship in Latin American StudiesCenter for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
  • Demonstrated academic interest in Latin American and/or Caribbean Studies
  • Junior or senior standing
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (stipend)Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Academic merit
  • Full-time student
  • Completed at least 3rd semester of a foreign language
  • Studying language and area studies
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship (tuition)Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Academic merit
  • Full-time student
  • Completed at least 3rd semester of a foreign language
  • Studying language and area studies
Durward C. Layde Memorial Scholarship Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Sophomore or higher standing
  • Chemistry major
  • Academic merit
  • Financial need
Gloria Moczynski Student Teacher AwardChemistry & Biochemistry
  • Excellence as a Teaching Assistant in Chemistry
George Keulks Memorial Scholarship / Poster AwardChemistry & Biochemistry
  • Excellence in Chemistry poster presentation
Louise A. Arndt Chemistry Fellowship Chemistry & Biochemistry
  • Graduate student
  • Preference for student in physical chemistry
  • U.S. citizen
Peter Kovacic ScholarshipChemistry & Biochemistry
  • Enrollment in at least one Organic Chem course
  • Academic Merit
Sosnovksy Award for Excellence in Graduate ResearchChemistry & Biochemistry
  • Graduate student in chemistry/biochemistry
  • Excellence in research
STEM Internship Award (Domestic Students)Chemistry & Biochemistry
    STEM Internship Award (International Students)Chemistry & Biochemistry
      Various Chemistry Department Awards (Outstanding Performance in.., Emeritus Award for Outstanding Junior, Poster Awards, Keith Hall Graduate Poster Award, Outstanding Senior, Frederick C. Hoppe MemoriChemistry & Biochemistry
      • Check with the Department for various academic criteria
      Natural Science Minority Academic Achievement ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Financial Need
      • Preference for members of underrepresented groups
      • Sophomore, junior or senior with a declared major in the natural sciences
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      New Directions ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • New incoming freshman
      • Minimum 3.75 high school GPA
      • Minimum 27 ACT composite score
      • Strong record of academic and personal accomplishments
      SE Asian Youth ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • SE Asian ethnicity
      • Full time
      • 2.5 minimum GPA
      Access to Excellence ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Financial need
      • Declared or intended major in a program offered by the College of Letters & Science
      • Sophomore, junior, or senior standing
      • Full-time student
      • Minimum 2.5 GPA
      Assurant Health Target MD ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Full-time undergraduate
      • WI Resident
      • Minimum Sophomore standing
      • Minimum 3.5 GPA
      • Pre-Med student
      Ethel Sloane Memorial ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      • Senior standing
      • Preference for a female student
      • Strong recommendation from a faculty member
      • Senior standing with a declared major in a natural science in the College of Letters & Science
      First Generation ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • First Generation Student
      • Declared major in a program offered by the College of Letters & Science
      • Full-time student
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      • Junior or senior standing
      Gertrude Eichstaedt ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Sophomore standing
      • L&S major
      • Full-time student
      • Minimum 3.5 GPA
      Martine Darmon Meyer ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Undergraduate L&S major
      • Graduate of an MPS high school
      • Financial need
      • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA
      • Sophomore, junior, or senior standing
      Meadows Fund ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Student who has been in the foster care system
      • Academic good standing
      Target MDCollege of Letters and Science
      • Full-time undergraduate
      • WI Resident
      • Minimum Sophomore standing
      • Minimum 3.5 GPA
      • Pre-Med
      William F. Halloran ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
      • Sophomore standing
      • Preference for humanities majors
      • Preference for Honors College members
      • Minimum 3.5 GPA
      • Full-time student
      Amelia Lucas ScholarshipCommunication
      • Communication student for support of research or presentation of research
      Frank E.X. Dance ScholarshipCommunication
      • Undergraduate
      • Communication major
      • Academic merit
      • Excellence in scholarly research in Communication
      John Paul Jones Memorial Trust AwardCommunication
      • For a communication student facing a financial emergency or financial need related to a scholarly activity
      John R. Johnson ScholarshipCommunication
      • Undergraduate
      • Communication major or intended major
      • Academic merit
      • Paper submitted for presentation at a scholarly conference
      Melvin H. Miller AwardsCommunication
      • Academic excellence or excellence in teaching, research or service
      • Senior or graduate level standing in Communication
      Randy and Joanne Parlee ScholarshipCommunication
      • Undergraduate
      • Communication Major
      • Minimum of one full semester left to complete when the scholarship is given
      • Academic Merit
      • Financial need
      Renee A. Meyers ScholarshipCommunication
      • Graduate student in Communication
      • Excellence in research, teaching, and service
      Communication Department Graduate Student Travel StipendCommunication
      • Graduate student in Communication
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Roy Arthur Swanson Comparative Literature Merit ScholarshipComparative Literature
      • Undergraduate
      • Comparative Literature major or minor
      • 3.5 GPA or higher in comparative literature coursework
      J. Walter Elliot Award in MacroeconomicsEconomics
      • Graduate Student in Economics
      • Outstanding performance on the macroeconomics preliminary exam
      Richard Perlman PrizeEconomics
      • Outstanding research paper in labor economics
      Undergraduate Alumni ScholarshipEconomics
      • Undergraduate Economics major
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      William L. Holahan PrizeEconomics
      • For an outstanding teaching assistant in Economics
      Elizabeth Babbitt Memorial ScholarshipEnglish
      • Student of English
      • Financial need
      • Preference for freshman or sophomore
      • Minimum 3.5 GPA in courses for the English major; minimum 3.0 GPA overall
      English Fiction Prizes (e.g. Sheila Roberts Prize)English
      • Exceptional work in fiction
      English Business Writing AwardEnglish
      • Excellence in business writing courses
      James A. Sappenfield FellowshipEnglish
      • Graduate Student in English
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Robert B. Jones Memorial ScholarshipEnglish
      • English major
      • Junior standing
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      • Preference for African-American
      • WI resident
      • Financial need
      Ruth B. Skretting-Bertschi ScholarshipEnglish
      • Student of English
      • Minimum 3.5 GPA in courses for the English major; minimum 3.0 GPA overall
      Thomas J. Bontly Fiction AwardEnglish
      • Exceptional work in fiction
      Tinsley Helton Dissertation FellowshipEnglish
      • Dissertator in Literary Studies, Creative Writing, or Composition
      • Completed all PhD coursework
      • Met PHD residency requirements
      • Passed preliminary exams
      • Dissertation topic approved
      • Application requires recommendation from advisor
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      English Department Awards (Alice Gillam Award, Poetry Manuscript Award, Teaching Excellence Award, Faculty Fiction Award, Edward Ryan Prize)English
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      English Department Prizes (Frederick J. Hoffman Award, et. al.)English
      • Check with Department for merit criteria
      Wlaydslaw Cieszynski English FellowshipEnglish
      • Graduate student in English creative writing program
      • Last or second to last semester of study
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      • Preference for first generation student
      Emmanuelle Leah Fetter Memorial ScholarshipFrench
      • Undergraduate French major
      • Academic Achievement
      • Financial Need
      • Preference for female
      Leah Fetter Merit ScholarshipFrench
      • Undergraduate French major
      • For study abroad
      • Academic Achievement
      • Financial Need
      Martha Best / Martine Meyer ScholarshipFrench
      • French student
      • Academic merit
      • Financial need
      Mariele Schirmer ScholarshipFrench/German
      • A student majoring/minoring in a combo of French and German
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Clinton Edwards Graduate Research GrantGeography
      • Student conducting field research in Geography
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary Jo Read Award or FellowshipGeography
      • Student in Geography
      • Good academic standing
      • Check with Department for other academic criteria
      • Full-time
      Greater Milwaukee Foundation Mary Jo Read Undergraduate ScholarshipGeography
      • Student in Geography
      • Good academic standing
      • Check with Department for other academic criteria
      • Full-time
      Geosciences ScholarshipGeosciences
      • High achievement
      • Geosciences student conducting research in the discipline
      Katherine Greacon Nelson Memorial ScholarshipGeosciences
      • Academic achievement
      • Financial need
      • Undergraduate geosciences student
      • For support of summer field work / research
      L. Joseph Lukowicz Memorial ScholarshipGeosciences
      • Preference for Masters level student
      • For support of summer field work / research
      Mary H. Mursky Memorial PrizeGeosciences
      • Junior or Senior standing
      • Student in geological sciences
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Nelson Cherkauer Lasca Legacy ScholarshipGeosciences
      • Undergraduate enrolled in UWM's Geosciences field camp or a graduate student
      • Preference for cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
      • Preference for student with a history of employment in the field
      Robert E. Gernant Memorial ScholarshipGeosciences
      • Undergraduate
      • For field courses or field work in Geology
      • Preference for student enrolled in a beginning course
      • Secondary preference for student in advanced courses
      • Secondary preference for paleontology student
      Various Geosciences Awards (Graduate Research Award, Student Research Symposium Award, Best Poster, Best Oral Presentation, Student Award for Creative Resarch)Geosciences
      • Student in Geosciences
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Wisconsin Geological Society ScholarshipGeosciences
      • Priority for student member of the WI Geological Society for at least one year
      • Academic merit
      • Geosciences graduate student
      German Excellence AwardGerman Program
      • Student in German
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Schwertfeger Student Support AwardGerman Program
      • Student in German, Russian, Polish or Classics program
      • Preference given to majors and minors
      GIS Best Graduate Student Project Award and Best Undergraduate Student ProjectGIS
      • Best research poster or paper on a topic related to GIS
      • Criteria include contribution to the field of GIS, application of established GIS theories and methods, and quality of application materials
      A. T. Brown AwardsHistory
      • Best research paper and best master's thesis by a history graduate student
      • No application required; academic work is automatically reviewed
      Ellen Healy Award for Graduate StudiesHistory
      • Graduate student in History
      • Preference for student who has not received any other award or support, including TA or RA-ship
      • No application required; academic work is automatically reviewed
      Frederick I. Olson ScholarshipHistory
      • Graduate student in History
      • WI resident
      • Financial need as documented by FAFSA
      • Enrolled for 6 or more graduate credits
      • Academic achievement based on review of academic work by faculty
      • No application required; academic work is automatically reviewed
      HARP Fund AwardHistory
      • UWM student in History
      • No application required; academic work, research, and travel needs are automatically reviewed
      Theodore Saloutos Award for PhD Dissertation Research in American HistoryHistory
      • PhD student with dissertation topic in American History
      • Preference for a topic in immigration or agricultural history
      • No application required; academic work is automatically reviewed
      Victor Greene PrizeHistory
      • Undergraduate or graduate student in History
      • Best Undergraduate research paper in history as determined by the Awards Committee
      • No application required; academic work is automatically reviewed
      Giovanni Carini Memorial ScholarshipItalian
      • For study abroad in Italy
      • Undergraduate
      • Academic merit
      • Financial need
      Francie and Albert Silverman/Milwaukee Press Club Endowment Ltd. ScholarshipJAMS
      • Undergraduate journalism major
      • Potential for success as a journalist
      • Minimum 2.7 current and cumulative GPA
      Greater Milwaukee Foundation Journal Foundation Donald and Barbara Abert Fund ScholarshipJAMS
      • Financial need
      • Undergraduate or graduate student in JAMS
      • Preference for student with affiliation with Journal Sentinel or subsidiary
      • Minimum 2.7 current and cumulative GPA
      Greater Milwaukee Foundation Journal Foundation Ione Quinby Griggs Journalism ScholarshipJAMS
      • Financial need
      • Undergraduate or graduate student in JAMS
      • Preference for student with affiliation with Journal Sentinel or subsidiary
      • Minimum 2.7 current and cumulative GPA
      Greater Milwaukee Foundation Journal Foundation Walter Jay and Clara Charlotte Damm ScholarshipJAMS
      • Intention to pursue a career in radio, TV, or other news medium
      • Undergraduate or graduate student in JAMS
      • Preference for student with affiliation with Journal Sentinel or subsidiary
      • Financial need
      • Minimum 2.7 current and cumulative GPA
      Keith Spore Journal Communications ScholarshipJAMS
      • Declared JAMS major
      • Financial need
      • Minimum 2.7 current and cumulative GPA
      Louise J. Kordus Memorial ScholarshipJAMS
      • Journalism student
      • Excellent scholarly research paper related to Journalism
      • Preference for students with papers accepted for presentation or publication
      Michael J. Petrick Journalism ScholarshipJAMS
      • Undergraduate in JAMS
      • Student who is studying news-editorial
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      WisPolitics InternshipJAMS
      • JAMS student in a WisPolitics internship
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Alan D. Corre Judaic Studies ScholarshipJewish Studies
      • Student in Jewish Studies
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Award for Excellence in Jewish StudiesJewish Studies
      • Student in Jewish Studies
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Best Essay - Milwaukee Jewish Community FundJewish Studies
      • Student in Jewish Studies
      • Check with program for academic criteria
      B'rahah ScholarshipJewish Studies
      • For student in Jewish Studies or Hebrew language program
      • Academic excellence
      • Financial need
      George and Sylvia Laikin PrizeJewish Studies
      • Students in Hebrew Studies, Jewish history studies, mid-eastern studies, or related area of study
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Miriam and Morris Marden Award for Hebrew StudiesJewish Studies
      • Student in Hebrew Studies
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Nathan and Pearl Berkowitz Jewish Studies ScholarshipJewish Studies
      • Declared major or minor in Jewish Studies
      • Junior or senior standing
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      • Financial need
      • Preference for demonstrated leadership skills
      Robert and Sylvia Grossman AwardJewish Studies
      • Student in Hebrew Studies
      • Check with program for academic criteria
      Hilda Becher Modern Language ScholarshipLanguages
      • In Italian, one scholarship is given to the second-year Italian student who demonstrates the most improvement over the course of their Italian language studies
      MLS ScholarshipLiberal Studies
      • Student in the Master of Liberal Studies program
      • Preference for student with a scholarly interest in social justice or humanitarianism
      • Financial need
      Alice Siu-Fun Leung AwardMathematical Sciences
      • Full-time undergraduate
      • Major or intended major in Mathematical Sciences
      • Academic merit
      Bill Carlsen Memorial ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
      • Undergraduate
      • Student in Atmospheric Sciences
      • Preference for a student interested in professional weather forecasting
      • Preference for a student from Southeastern WI
      Dhirenda Sikdar Memorial ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
      • Graduate Student in Atmostpheric Science
      • Academic merit
      E. Paul and Jane Humke ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
      • Undergraduate math major
      • Participating in a study abroad in math
      Ernst Schwandt Memorial Scholarship and Ernst Schwandt Graduate Teaching AwardMathematical Sciences
      • Graduate Teaching Assistant in Math
      • Outstanding performance as a TA
      Greater Milwaukee Foundation Celia's Starr Fund - the Joseph (Starr) Diny ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
      • Math major
      • Sophomore or Junior status
      • Financial need
      • Preference for Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington or Ozaukee county resident
      • Wisconsin resident
      • Academic merit
      Mark Lawrence Teply AwardMathematical Sciences
      • Full time
      • Graduate student in math who has reached dissertator status but not defended theses yet
      • Good academic standing
      • Check with Department for academic criteria
      Morris and Miriam Marden Award in MathematicsMathematical Sciences
      • Math student with high quality paper in math or other outstanding academic achievement
      Upwardly Mobile Mathematics ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
      • Major or intended major in math
      • Financial need
      • Preference for a first generation female college student
      • Preference for a student from an underrepresented minority
      • Minimum 3.0 GPA
      • Full-time student
      Melvin Lurie Memorial PrizeMHRLR
      • Student or graduate of the Masters program in HR and Labor Relations
      • Academic excellence
      • Commitment to the pursuit of knowledge
      MHRLR Outreach ScholarshipMHRLR
      • Student in the MHRLR program
      • Check with the program for academic criteria
      MRHLR Alumni ScholarshipMHRLR
      • Student in the MHRLR program
      • High academic achievement
      Brett Hawkins ScholarshipMPA program
      • Student in the MPA program
      • Check with the program for academic criteria
      MPA ScholarshipMPA program
      • Student in the Master's of Public Administration program
      • High academic achievement
      • Demonstrated academic interest and career aspirations in local government, state government or the public sector
      Peace Studies ScholarshipPeace Studies Undergraduate Certificate Program
      • Student in the undergraduate Peace Studies certificate program
      • Check with the program for academic criteria
      Philosophy Dept. AwardPhilosophy
      • Student in Philosophy
      • Academic excellence
      Graduate Student Travel AwardPhilosophy
        Richard W. Peltz Memorial ScholarshipPhilosophy
        • Best essay on a topic in philosophy; open to undergraduate and graduate students
        William J. Seidler ScholarshipPhilosophy
        • Undergraduate Philosophy major
        • Academic achievement
        • Financial need
        David Lichtman Memorial FellowshipPhysics
        • Student in Physics
        • Check with Department for academic criteria
        James M. Martin Memorial Scholarship Physics
        • Highest grade in Modern Physics 309 class
        Nicholas J. Papastamatiou ScholarshipPhysics
        • Graduate student in theoretical physics
        • Exceptional academic achievement
        Physics FellowshipPhysics
        • Graduate student or post doc in Physics
        • Check with Department for academic criteria
        Physics Foundation AwardPhysics
        • Teaching Assistants in Physics
        • High academic performance
        Physics Pathway ScholarshipPhysics
        • Intended or declared physics major with a preference for an incoming freshman
        • 3.5 GPA or higher
        • 28 ACT composite score or higher
        • 30 ACT math score or higher
        • Taken or taking one or more AP math or AP physics course with a grade of B+ or better
        William Walters Memorial ScholarshipPhysics
        • Incoming new freshman with an intended major in physics
        • Minimum high school GPA of 3.25
        • Minimum ACT composite score of 26
        • Minimum ACT math score of 28
        Helen A. Berry Memorial ScholarshipPolitical Science
        • Participation in The Washington Center Internship Program
        • Financial need
        • Preference for minority student
        Russell Bonfiglio ScholarshipPolitical Science
        • Admitted to UW-Madison Law School
        • Academic achievement
        • High LSAT score
        • Strong letters of recommendation
        • Potential for service to the community
        Victor F. Podlaski Polish Studies ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
        • Student in Polish history, geography, literature, or language
        Wilder Crane Memorial ScholarshipPolitical Science
        • Political Science student
        • Academic merit
        • Anticipated or active in post-graduate study
        Corrine Russell Donley Fellowship in Applied Behavior AnalysisPsychology
        • Graduate student in Psychology
        • Minimum 3.0 GPA for new student; minimum 3.5 GPA for continuing student
        • Enrolled in 6 or more credits
        • Intention to be come a certified Behavior Analyst
        • Preference for student in experimental psychology
        • Preference for student from Northeastern WI with intentions of working there
        John and Lynn Schiek Fellowship in Behavior Analysis Psychology
        • Student in behavioral analysis
        • High academic achievement
        John and Lynn Schiek Research AwardPsychology
        • Student in behavior analysis
        • For support for student research
        • Check with Department for academic criteria
        John Palmer Smith ScholarshipPublic & Nonprofit Administration
        • For students in Nonprofit Management and Leadership
        • Financial need
        • Academic merit
        • Outstanding potential for success in the field
        Nonprofit Management and Leadership ScholarshipPublic & Nonprofit Administration
        • Student in Nonprofit Management and Leadership
        • Check with program for academic criteria
        Sociology Awards (Distinguished Scholar Award and Joan W. Moore Service-Scholar Award)Sociology
        • Student in Sociology
        • Check with Department for academic criteria
        Meta Steinfort ScholarshipSpanish
        • Junior or Senior standing
        • Spanish major
        • Preference for a student who intends to teach Spanish
        Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement ScholarshipSpanish
        • Declared major in Spanish
        • Minimum 3.5 GPA
        • Completion of a minimum of two upper level Spanish or Portuguese classes
        Spanish and Portuguese Alumni ScholarshipSpanish
        • For students in Spanish or Portuguese
        • Undergraduate or graduate student
        Greater Milwaukee Foundation Adele O'Shaughnessy Peace Education ScholarshipPeace Studies Undergraduate Certificate
        • Preference given to students from Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, or Ozaukee Counties
        • U.S. citizen
        • Good academic standing
        • Undergraduate in the Peace Studies Certificate Program
        Greater Milwaukee Foundation Silvia and Edward R. Droppers ScholarshipSustainable Peacebuilding
        • Sustainable Peacebuilding graduate student
        • Cannot be an international student
        • Minimum 2.0 GPA
        John M. Kohler ScholarshipSustainable Peacebuilding
        • Graduate student in Sustainability and Peacebuilding
        • Check with program for academic criteria
        Dissertation Research Grant AwardUrban Studies
        • Urban Studies doctoral student who has defended his/her dissertation
        • For support of research expenses
        Scott Greer Award for Outstanding ResearchUrban Studies
        • Student in Urban Studies
        • Check with program for academic criteria
        Henry W. Maier AwardUrban Studies
        • Outstanding performance by an Urban Studies student
        Florence L. Healy Women's Studies ScholarshipWomen's & Gender Studies
        • Female
        • Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate student standing whose research interests focus on women/gender/feminist issues
        • Full-time enrollment
        • Minimum 2.5 GPA
        • Financial need
        • Preference for a student who has completed at least one Women's & Gender Studies course
        Women's & Gender Studies Awards (E. Berg Award, R. Skalitzky Award, Milwaukee Public Schools essay contest, etc.)Women's & Gender Studies
        • Awards are given for best research papers and projects
        • See the Women's & Gender Studies website for contest details and deadline information
        Women's & Gender Studies Graduate FellowshipWomen's & Gender Studies
        • Graduate student in Women's & Gender Studies
        • Academic merit
        Women's & Gender Studies ScholarshipWomen's & Gender Studies
        • Sophomore, Junior, or Senior standing or a graduate student whose research interests focus on women/gender/feminist issues
        • Full-time enrollment
        • Minimum 2.5 GPA
        • Financial need
        • Preference for a student who has completed at least one Women's & Gender Studies course
        Kristin Ruggiero Research AwardCenter for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
        • Junior, Senior or graduate student standing
        • Demonstrated commitment to a field of study or topic related to Latin America or the Caribbean
        • Demonstrated academic merit based on a proposal for field research to be conducted in Mexico, Central America, South America, or the Caribbean
        • Overall academic record of achievement
        Physics Research Excellence AwardPhysics
        • Research excellence in Physics
        Mathematical Sciences Research Excellence AwardMathematical Sciences
        • Mathematical Sciences student
        • Demonstrated research excellence or potential
        History General ScholarshipHistory
        • Graduate or undergraduate student in histoyr
        • Academic merit
        • Contact Department for application information
        Frank P. Zeidler Graduate Student AwardHistory
        • Graduate student pursuing an MA in American history
        • Academic merit
        • Preference for an international student
        • Preference for a student studying international relations between US and foreign countries
        • Preference for a student eligible for or currently holding a Teaching Assistantship
        Nonprofit Management General ScholarshipPublic & Nonprofit Administration
        • For graduate students in the nonprofit management program
        • Check with Department for specific academic criteria
        Jeffrey K. Kunkel ScholarshipCollege of Letters and Science
        • Declared or intended major in the College of Letters & Science
        • Full-time status
        • Preference for a student from a racial/ethnic minority groups underrepresented in the UW System (African American, American Indian, Lation/a, Southeast Asian)
        • Demonstrated financial need
        • 3.0 GPA or higher
        Hoye Fellowship in CommunicationCommunication
        • Graduate student in Communication
        • Preference for a student who holds a TA or RA position
        Greater Milwaukee Fund Victor Vega ScholarshipCenter for International Education
        • International student from South America (not Central America)
        • Preference for a student from Peru
        • Financial need
        • Full-time student
        • Academic merit
        Cialdini FellowshipPsychology
        • For support of one or more doctoral student in Psychology
        Virginia Burke AwardsEnglish
        • Exceptional performance by first-year students in English 100/101/102
        Don Walker Memorial ScholarshipJAMS
        • JAMS major
        • Minimum 3.0 GPA
        • Demonstrated financial need
        Geosciences Research Excellence AwardGeosciences
        • Graduate student in Geosciences
        • Minimum 3.0 GPA
        • Engaged in high-quality research
        Milliman ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
        • Actuarial Science major
        • Sophomore or Junior standing
        • Minimum 3.2 GPA
        Professor Bud Weare ScholarshipHistory
        • Sophomore, Junior or Senior standing
        • Financial need
        • Academic merit
        • Preference for a student from a historically underrepresented minority group
        Urban Studies Programs AwardUrban Studies
        • Awards are given for the top undergraduate and graduate research posters
        Communication Student Support AwardCommunication
        • For support of undergraduate or graduate students in Communication
        David Lichtman Research FellowshipPhysics
        • Graduate student in Physics conducting research
        Weather Innovators ScholarshipMathematical Sciences
        • For support of students in the Atmospheric Science program who are also involved in the Innovative Weather program
        Sharon Guten Enrichment AwardJewish Studies
        • For support of students in Hebrew Studies and Jewish Studies degree programs
        Michael C. LeMay Political Science ScholarshipPolitical Science
        • Political Science undergraduate major or graduate student
        • Minimum 3.25 GPA
        Dr. Thomas S. Hooyer ScholarshipGeosciences
        • Support for field research
        • Sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student standing
        • Academic merit
        • Preference for a student conducting research in the Quaternary period
        David & Diane Buck FellowshipHistory
        • For support of history graduate student during the theses-writing or dissertation-writing phase
        Geography Department AwardGeography
        • For support of Geography students