Merlin E. Silverthorn Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Merlin E. Silverthorn ‘58. Applicant must be a full- or part-time undergraduate student. Applicant must have a declared major in one of the following disciplines in the College of Letters and Science: biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering technology, environmental health, environmental studies (environmental science emphasis only), geology, mathematics, medical technology, microbiology or physics. Applicants with financial need will be given primary consideration in the selection process. Applicant must have a completed FAFSA on file. Academic excellence, as evidenced by review of the student’s academic record, will also be a consideration. Recipient must be returning for the full academic year following the year of application in order to receive the entire award amount. If the recipient graduates in fall, the spring installment will be forfeited.

Award
$3,500
Scopes
College of Letters and Science, COLS Collegewide
Deadline
12/10/2017
Supplemental Questions
  1. How many semesters of undergraduate studies do you have remaining at UW Oshkosh (do not include the current semester)?
  2. Please submit a statement describing your financial need and work history while you have been enrolled at UW Oshkosh.
  3. Please submit a statement describing your academic and career goals.