Student Scholarships Now Open Through April

Waukesha foundation scholarships

Every year, the UWM at Waukesha Foundation distributes approximately $35,000 to current students or those who plan to attend our campus. Scholarship applications are currently open until April 1st.

There are more than 40 scholarship opportunities for:

  • Incoming students
  • Continuing students
  • Specific areas of study
  • Non-traditional students
  • Parents and single parents

To apply for a scholarship from UWM at Waukesha, students must meet the following criteria:

  • New students must have a minimum ACT score of 19 or higher, or a 2.5 GPA.
  • Continuing students must have earned at least 12 credits, which may include up to 3 non-degree credits, and have a minimum 2.25 GPA.
  • All applicants must demonstrate leadership, initiative, critical thinking, maturity, and potential to contribute to society.
  • Financial need is not a requirement to be considered for scholarships.

Review all the different scholarship opportunities at and do the following:

  • CLICK on the box “Search Filters” (upper right corner)
  • UNDER School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
  • SELECT: UWM at Waukesha Foundation
  • In search by Keyword search for: UWM at Waukesha

To apply, enter the Panther Scholarship Portal at and click scholarships. Then enter your ePantherID and follow the instructions. Still need help? Call 262-521-5571 for personal assistance.