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 or graduate student
  • 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 Graduate Student AwardCommunication
      • 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
      Student Conference Travel AwardGeosciences
        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, graduate and undergraduate level
        • Academic merit
        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 ScholarshipCenter for International Education
        • 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 ScholarshipCenter for International Education
          • 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
          German Program ScholarshipGerman Program
          • Completion of a minimum of 4 semesters of college German or its equivalent
          • 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA
          • Acceptance to an approved study abroad program
          • Preference given to German majors, minors, or business German minors
          David D. Mulroy Classics ScholarshipClassics
          • A meritorious student in Classics
          German Internship AwardGerman
          • Completion of 4 semesters of college German or its equivalent through AP, retro credits or transfer credit
          • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
          • Preference will be given to German majors, minors, and business German minors
          • Student must have applied for and been accepted to an internship at a German company (located in the U.S. or abroad) that includes a minimum of 120 hours of work over a period of time no shorter than 4 weeks.
          Dr. Donna Decker ScholarshipCollege of Letters & Science
          • Junior or Senior Standing
          • A declared major in either English or Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies
          • Demonstrated high academic achievement
          The Hoye ScholarshipCollege of Letters & Science
          • Full-time undergraduate
          • Junior or Senior standing
          • Demonstrated financial need
          • Minimum 3.25 GPA
          • A major in a STEM field which includes Math, Geosciences, Conservation & Environmental Science, Physics, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Biology, any engineering discipline, Applied Math and Computer Science, Atmospheric Science, Computer Science, or Actuarial Science
          Stahl Center AwardJewish Studies
          • Academic Merit
          • Student in Jewish Studies
          WGS Grad Student Travel AwardWomen's & Gender Studies
          • For support of graduate-level Women's & Gender Studies students for research and travel expenses
          UWM Foundation Target MD ScholarshipCollege of Letters & Science
          • Pre-Med student
          • Minimum 3.5 GPA
          • Minimum Sophomore standing
          • Full-time degree-seeking student
          Tinker Field Research GrantCenter for Latin American & Caribbean Studies
          • To support a student conducting field research in Latin America or the Caribbean
          Religious Studies ScholarshipReligious Studies
          • Junior Standing
          • 3.5 minimum GPA
          • Active participation in the Religious Studies student organization
          English Creative Writing AwardEnglish
          • Excellence in creative writing
          J. David Hoeveler Merit ScholarshipHistory
          • Undergraduate
          • Declared or intended major in History
          • Completed a minimum of 12 credits in History