Sunday, December 21, 2014

New First-Year Student Scholarship List at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point


Contact Information : 

Admissions Office at (715) 346-2441 or admiss@uwsp.edu.

Deadline

Priority consideration is given to admitted students who submit the Scholarship Application Form by January 15, 2015.



Scholarship Name​ and Criteria


UWSP Freshman Scholarship​Top 10% of high school class
Community Involvement
Leadership ​
Renewable : No 
​​​​$ Per Award​  : $1,000

Student Government Association/US Bank Academic Scholarship​ACT of 25 or higher with GPA of 3.25 or higher, OR
ACT of 25 or higher with top 25% of high school class ​
Renewable : No 
​​​​$ Per Award​ : $1,000

Student Government Association/US Bank Inclusive Excellence ScholarshipPreference given to applicants with ACT of 23 or higher, with GPA of 3.25 or higher OR class ranking in top 25%
Demonstration of commitment to support individuals from diverse backgrounds
Leadership Potential
Community and/or high school service activities ​
Renewable : No 
​​​​$ Per Award​ : $1,000


Leroy “Larry” Bishop Memorial Scholarship​Top 1/3 of high school class
GPA of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
Evidence of student activity involvement
Demonstrates leadership qualities
Potentially renewable if 3.0 GPA is maintained ​
Renewable : Yes ​​
​​​​$ Per Award​ :$800

David A. Brandt Memorial Scholarship​Antigo High School graduate
Must demonstrate potential for success in college
Demonstrates leadership qualities
Evidence of student activity involvement
In need of financial assistance (FAFSA submission required) ​
Renewable : No​​
​​​​$ Per Award​ : ​Amount Varies

Jerome and Barbara Bushman Scholarship​Wittenberg-Birnamwood high school graduate
Top 15% of high school class OR GPA of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) OR ACT of 24 or higher
Potentially renewable for eight (8) consecutive semesters if 3.0 GPA is maintained 
Renewable : Yes
​​​​$ Per Award​ : ​Amount Varies ​


​Leah Brueckner Memorial ScholarshipGPA of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
Well-rounded high school career ​
Renewable : No
​​​​$ Per Award​ : Amount Varies $100-$500​


​Marion Brazeau Fey ScholarshipDisplays ability to succeed
Involvement in community and high school service activities
Wisconsin resident 
Renewable : No​ ​​​
​​​​$ Per Award​ : $500

​Chancellor’s Choice Scholarship
Top 10% of high school class
GPA of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
ACT of 25 or higher ​
Renewable : No​ ​​​​​​​$ Per Award​ :  ​​​Amount Varies


​Karen Engelhard Alumni ScholarshipMajor in education
Wisconsin resident
Potentially renewable if 3.0 GPA is maintained and recipient is accepted into the School of Education when eligible ​
Renewable : Yes ​​​
​​​​$ Per Award​ :  ​​​$1,500​​​

​Golden Sands Ruffed Grouse Society Scholarship
Top 15% of high school class OR GPA of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
High school within 35 miles of Stevens Point (Portage County residents given preference)
Major in Resource Management, Wildlife Ecology, Fisheries & Water Resources, Soil & Waste Resources or Forestry. Conservation Biology minors may also apply ​
Renewable : No ​​​
​​​​$ Per Award​ :  $500​