Our Opportunities

Welcome to the UW Oshkosh Scholarship website! The scholarships listed are offered by various colleges, departments and offices throughout the University. Click “Show Filters” to display filter options such as college or major. Use the “Search” box to find scholarships by keyword or name. Select the scholarship name to learn more about the opportunity.

Sign in, complete your General Application. You may also be prompted to complete a Conditional Application which is required for some areas of study. Once you complete these applications, you will be recommended open scholarship opportunities that you may be qualified to apply for based on your student record. You may also be considered for some scholarships based on your Conditional Application, without further action needed on your part. Qualifying for any scholarship does not guarantee you will receive the scholarship.

Scholarship Application Dates
Below are the general scholarship application dates for UW Oshkosh students. Some scholarship application deadlines may fall outside of these dates. Please refer to the scholarship listing for deadlines of open scholarships.

UWO Oshkosh Campus Students:
Application Start Date: 9/5/2019
Application Deadline (currently enrolled students): 11/10/2019
Application Deadline (students admitted for Fall 2020): 2/7/2020

UWO Fond du Lac Campus Students:
The majority of scholarships for Fond du Lac Campus students are available through the UW Fond du Lac Foundation. Click here to view those scholarship opportunities. To view scholarships offered through Academic Works for Fond du Lac Campus students, you can search or filter by “Fond du Lac Campus.”

UWO Fox Cities Campus Students:
The majority of scholarships for Fox Cities Campus students are available through the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region. Click here to view those scholarship opportunities. To view scholarships offered through Academic Works for Fox Cities Campus students, you can search or filter by “Fox Cities Campus.”

Please note: The scholarship amount awarded may vary from the advertised amount. Payout of all awards is subject to availability of funds. Due to NCAA Div. III regulations, athletic leadership, ability, participation, or performance cannot be considered in the awarding of scholarships. Commenting on athletic involvement in scholarship applications and requesting letters of recommendation from coaches are prohibited.

If you have any questions related to the scholarship process, please email scholarships@uwosh.edu.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500 Rob Buzaitis Outstanding Leadership Award
This award was established in 1998 in honor of Rob Buzaitis ’98, former USRH Policies and Procedures Chair, Elections Commissioner, and Vice...
This award was established in 1998 in honor of Rob Buzaitis ’98, former...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500 Sally (Selner) & Dean Teresinski Scholarship
This scholarship was established by alumni Sally ’59 and Dean ’64 Teresinski. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student enrolled at the...
This scholarship was established by alumni Sally ’59 and Dean ’64...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$375 Shirley M. Karlson Research Support Award
This award was created in memory of Dr. Shirley M. Karlson, former Associate Dean and Director of the Graduate Program in the College of Nursing....
This award was created in memory of Dr. Shirley M. Karlson, former...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $375
Ended
$140 Social Work Department Excellence Award
This scholarship was established by faculty in the Social Work department to honor a social work student who has demonstrated academic achievement...
This scholarship was established by faculty in the Social Work...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $140
Ended
$200 Stephanie M. Honer and Martin H. Egan Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Stephanie Honer and Martin Egan, two UW Oshkosh students in the College of Education and Human...
This scholarship was established in memory of Stephanie Honer and Martin...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $200
Ended
$2,500 UW Oshkosh MBA Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by UW Oshkosh MBA alumni and/or their employers. Applicant must be enrolled in the MBA program at the Oshkosh campus and...
This scholarship is funded by UW Oshkosh MBA alumni and/or their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
Varies William Niederberger Jr. Memorial Award
This scholarship was established in memory of William Patrick Niederberger Jr. ’88. Applicant must be a full-time sophomore or junior enrolled at...
This scholarship was established in memory of William Patrick...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000 4imprint Business Scholarship
Applicant must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must have a grade-point average of at least 3.0...
Applicant must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 4imprint Graphic Art Scholarship
Applicant must be currently enrolled at the UW Oshkosh, Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be pursuing a BFA in design, have a minimum 3.0 grade-point...
Applicant must be currently enrolled at the UW Oshkosh, Oshkosh campus....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 4imprint Information Technology Scholarship
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in computer science within the College of Letters & Science or information systems...
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in computer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Abel/St. Andrew's Performing Arts Scholarship
This scholarship was established through a donation made by Joan Abel to St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate...
This scholarship was established through a donation made by Joan Abel to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$425 Ackerman Scholarship (College of Nursing)
This scholarship was established by the Ackerman family to alternate annually between the College of Education and Human Services and the College...
This scholarship was established by the Ackerman family to alternate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $425
Ended
$450 Adela Pfeiffer Iversen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Adela Pfeiffer Iversen in 1983 by her son. Applicant must be a female finance or accounting major at...
This scholarship was established in memory of Adela Pfeiffer Iversen in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450
Ended
$2,150 Aileen Wood Barr Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Charlene Barr Chalberg, in honor of her mother, Aileen Wood Barr. Applicant must be enrolled full- or part-time...
This scholarship was established by Charlene Barr Chalberg, in honor of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,150
Ended
$1,000 Alan R. Propst Scholarship
Applicant must be enrolled full-time at the Oshkosh campus, majoring in a healthcare related field. Applicant must have graduated from any Dodge...
Applicant must be enrolled full-time at the Oshkosh campus, majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$600 Alfred Kisubi Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2018, in honor of COEHS professor Alfred Kisubi whose has made a significant impact on the human services...
This scholarship was established in 2018, in honor of COEHS professor...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$1,350 Alice Duren Early Childhood Education Scholarship
Applicant must be a full-time elementary education (PK-3) major enrolled in the College of Education and Human Services at the Oshkosh campus....
Applicant must be a full-time elementary education (PK-3) major enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,350
Ended
$3,500 Allan W. Gerow Memorial Scholarship
Applicant must be a finance major at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be in good standing and have been admitted, or have applied for spring...
Applicant must be a finance major at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,500
Ended
$1,000 Alumni-Sponsored Excellence in Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by donations from College of Nursing alumni who want to help the next generation of nurses achieve their dream of...
This scholarship is funded by donations from College of Nursing alumni...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$600 Andrews Family Outstanding SCEC Service Award
This award was established by Marlene Andrews and her family. The award is given to a special education major at the Oshkosh campus who is an...
This award was established by Marlene Andrews and her family. The award...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$2,000 Arnold Peterson Chalberg and Charlene Barr Chalberg Scholarship
This scholarship is funded through a trust established by the late Arnold Peterson Chalberg and Charlene Barr Chalberg. Applicant must be a...
This scholarship is funded through a trust established by the late...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$500 Ascension Athletic Training Award
This award was established by Ascension to encourage and recognize an athletic training major who has demonstrated excellence in the area of...
This award was established by Ascension to encourage and recognize an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Ascension Mercy Hospital Volunteers Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Ascension Mercy Hosptial Volunteers Organization to financially support students in the UW Oshkosh nursing...
This scholarship was established by the Ascension Mercy Hosptial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,150 Aurora Health Care Scholarship
Applicant must be a full- or part-time graduate student enrolled at the Oshkosh campus in one of the following nursing programs: Nurse...
Applicant must be a full- or part-time graduate student enrolled at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,150
Ended
$750 Baker Tilly Accounting Scholarship
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in accounting at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must have at least junior standing....
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$750 Baker Tilly Accounting Scholarship for Women
Applicant must be a female undergraduate student majoring in accounting at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be enrolled full-time and have at...
Applicant must be a female undergraduate student majoring in accounting...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$250 Barbara Donner Monteith Memorial Scholarship
This award is presented to a junior history major enrolled at the Oshkosh campus. No application is required; selection is based upon high...
This award is presented to a junior history major enrolled at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$650 Bartlett Award
This award was established by William P. Bartlett. The award is given to an Oshkosh campus student majoring in geology who has completed their...
This award was established by William P. Bartlett. The award is given to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $650
Ended
$450 Beatrice Barlow Lampert and Phillip D. Lampert Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Phillip D. Lampert ’58 in memory of his wife, Beatrice Barlow Lampert ’54. Applicant must be a full-time...
This scholarship was established by Phillip D. Lampert ’58 in memory of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450
Ended
$1,850 Beatrice Rake Scholarship
This scholarship was established through a bequest from Beatrice Rake of Oshkosh. Applicant must be an undergraduate nursing student at the Oshkosh...
This scholarship was established through a bequest from Beatrice Rake of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,850
Ended
$600 Bernice & Forrest Derickson Memorial Scholarship
Forrest and Bernice Derickson’s children established this scholarship in recognition of the commitment to learning demonstrated by their parents....
Forrest and Bernice Derickson’s children established this scholarship in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$2,000 Betty L. Griesbach Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Betty L. Griesbach ’74. Applicant must be a full- or part-time graduate or full-time undergraduate...
This scholarship was established in memory of Betty L. Griesbach ’74....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$750 Bowman Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Max Bowman, UW Oshkosh professor emeritus of chemistry, in honor of his parents, Earl and Alpha Bowman, who...
This scholarship was established by Max Bowman, UW Oshkosh professor...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$200 Braatz-Starr Memorial Award
This award was established by the History Department in honor of Dr. Werner Braatz and Dr. Joseph Starr, two long-time department members. There is...
This award was established by the History Department in honor of Dr....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $200
Ended
$425 Brenda Lee Lau Storytelling Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Radio-TV-Film alumna Brenda Lau ’83. This award recognizes female students who demonstrate promise in the field...
This scholarship was established by Radio-TV-Film alumna Brenda Lau ’83....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $425
Ended
$1,000 Bret Goodman Marketing Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2019 by Bret Goodman ’71. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student at the Oshkosh campus....
This scholarship was established in 2019 by Bret Goodman ’71. Applicant...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$750 Brinkman Scholarship
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in finance at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be currently enrolled in FINANCE 438...
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in finance...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$2,000 Burton E. Karges Geology Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Vivian Karges in memory of her husband, Burton E. Karges, who started the Geology program at UW Oshkosh in 1934...
This scholarship was established by Vivian Karges in memory of her...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$590 Carol North Upper Elementary Education Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2019 by alumna Carol J. North ’64. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student majoring in elementary...
This scholarship was established in 2019 by alumna Carol J. North ’64....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $590
Ended
$1,000 Central Boarding Academy Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Mr. Moore Lee, head administrator of Central Boarding Academy, in appreciation of the Academy’s strong...
This scholarship was established by Mr. Moore Lee, head administrator of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,200 Charles Chronis Art Award
This award was established by Charles Chronis, class of 1971. This award is given to a junior majoring in art at the Oshkosh campus who has...
This award was established by Charles Chronis, class of 1971. This award...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200
Ended
$250 Charles Haferman, '75 & Diane Haferman College of Nursing Textbook Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Charles ‘75 and Diane Haferman. Students must be full-time undergraduates, accepted to the traditional...
This scholarship was established by Charles ‘75 and Diane Haferman....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$250 Charles J. Lenz Scholarship
This scholarship was established in honor of Charles J. Lenz ’39. Applicant must have met Gateway I requirements and been admitted, or have applied...
This scholarship was established in honor of Charles J. Lenz ’39....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$500 Charlotte and Jerold Wienandt Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2019 by Charlotte ‘69 and Jerold Wienandt in honor of their 50th wedding anniversary. Charlotte was the first...
This scholarship was established in 2019 by Charlotte ‘69 and Jerold...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$275 Charlotte McEssy Reading Education Scholarship
This scholarship was established by UW Oshkosh alumna Charlotte H. McEssy. Applicant must be a graduate student enrolled at the Oshkosh campus,...
This scholarship was established by UW Oshkosh alumna Charlotte H....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $275
Ended
$750 CliftonLarsonAllen Scholarship
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student enrolled at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be majoring in accounting and have at least...
Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student enrolled at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$1,000 Colleen Gibbons Daugherty Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Colleen Gibbons Daugherty ’06. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student at the Oshkosh...
This scholarship was established in memory of Colleen Gibbons Daugherty...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 College of Business Alumni Association Scholarship
Applicant must be enrolled at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be a junior in good standing and be admitted, or have applied for spring...
Applicant must be enrolled at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$650 College of Education and Human Services Alumni Association Chapter Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the COEHS Alumni Association Chapter in 2008. Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student enrolled at...
This scholarship was established by the COEHS Alumni Association Chapter...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $650
Ended
$1,000 Computer Science Scholarship
Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at the Oshkosh campus. Applicant must be majoring in computer science and must have...
Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended