Our Opportunities

Welcome to University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s scholarship opportunities homepage!

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, clicking the orange button at the top right, to complete your General Applications. Once you complete these applications, you will be recommended to 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 General Application, without further action needed on your part. Qualifying for any scholarship does not guarantee you will receive the scholarship.

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.

Attention Active Duty Service Members: know that you must submit your orders to the Robert and James Wright Center for Non-Traditional and Veteran Students or you will not be able to utilize the scholarship software due to your student status listed in PASS.

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

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$750.00 Dawn Drake Excellence Scholarship in Distance Education
This scholarship was created in recognition of Dawn’s true passion for education and her heartfelt desire to make intellectual advancement as...
This scholarship was created in recognition of Dawn’s true passion for...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/01/2021
$750.00 Dion D. Shaw Disability Scholarship in Distance Education
This annual scholarship was created in recognition of Dion’s passion for education and his desire to make intellectual advancement more affordable...
This annual scholarship was created in recognition of Dion’s passion for...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/01/2021
$750.00 Dion D. Shaw Disability Scholarship in Distance Education for Graduate Students
This annual scholarship was created in recognition of Dion’s passion for education and his desire to make intellectual advancement more affordable...
This annual scholarship was created in recognition of Dion’s passion for...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/01/2021
Varies Distance Education Alumni Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship was started by the Distance Alumni Chapter to help distance education students with school. The following criteria shall be used in...
The scholarship was started by the Distance Alumni Chapter to help...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2021
$1,000.00 Gary Apperson Memorial Scholarship
Gary Apperson’s family, friends, and colleagues created this scholarship to carry on his legacy and enthusiasm for education and mentoring. This...
Gary Apperson’s family, friends, and colleagues created this scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2021
$750.00 Ruth Miller Distance Education Challenge Scholarship
Ruth Miller was one of the University’s first Distance Education graduates. She created this scholarship to help people who wish to finish their...
Ruth Miller was one of the University’s first Distance Education...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline02/01/2021
Varies Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity Scholarship-New Freshman
Admitted new freshman students are invited to apply for New Freshman URSCA Scholarships. These competitive $1,000 scholarships are awarded to...
Admitted new freshman students are invited to apply for New Freshman...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2021
Varies "Tay" and Anna (Francis) Dresden Scholarship
In honor of their parents, and in loving memory of their appreciation and concern for education, particularly for students from rural areas,...
In honor of their parents, and in loving memory of their appreciation...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies A.J. Cooke Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in Electrical Engineering 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Abing Family Scholarship
The purpose of the Abing Family scholarship is to promote careers in STEM and to assist UW-Platteville students to achieve their goals. The...
The purpose of the Abing Family scholarship is to promote careers in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
$1,000.00 Adams Family Scholarship
The Adams family has 10 boys and five girls. Seven members of this family attended UW-Platteville, and five received degrees in Agriculture. Those...
The Adams family has 10 boys and five girls. Seven members of this...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Agribusiness Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Agriculture Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must have a major in the School of Agriculture 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Alice Keegan Memorial Scholarship for Riverdale Wisconsin High School
Ms. Alice Keegan was a Chemistry teacher at Riverdale High School in the 1950s and 60s. During this time one of her students, Myron “Mike”...
Ms. Alice Keegan was a Chemistry teacher at Riverdale High School in the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Allen L. Eck Scholarship
Allen L. Eck was raised on the family farm outside of Stitzer. Following graduation from Fennimore High School, Allen worked for a short time for...
Allen L. Eck was raised on the family farm outside of Stitzer. Following...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
5 Awards at $1,000.00 Alliant Energy Foundation 5x5x5 Scholarship for Under-Represented Students
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be an incoming freshman 2. Applicants must...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: 5 Awards at $1,000.00
Deadline04/01/2021
$500.00 Allison Rick VandeVoort - Women in Science (STEM) Scholarship
Mr. Douglas L. Rick and Mrs. Kyle R. Rick graduated from the University of Wisconsin Platteville in 1978, and being lifetime Alumni members,...
Mr. Douglas L. Rick and Mrs. Kyle R. Rick graduated from the University...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Alpha Lambda Delta Darla (Mellor) Banfi Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be continuing students for the upcoming fall...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Alpha Lambda Delta Ullsvik Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must have completed at least 60 credits 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
5 Awards at $500.00 Alumni Legacy Award
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be an incoming new freshmen 2. Applicants must...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: 5 Awards at $500.00
Deadline04/01/2021
$1,000.00 Amazing People Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
A wise person once said, “If you want something done, give it to a busy person”. With over 250 students with disabilities enrolled at...
A wise person once said, “If you want something done, give it to a busy...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Ambrosius-Cottingham Scholarship
In honor of their satisfying careers at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, and in praise and appreciation of their former students, friends,...
In honor of their satisfying careers at the University of...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
6 Awards at $1,750 American Transmission Company Scholarship
American Transmission Company (ATC) LLC started business on January 1, 2001, as the first multi-state, transmission-only utility in the United...
American Transmission Company (ATC) LLC started business on January 1,...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: 6 Awards at $1,750
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Andrew Wimer Memorial Scholarship
Andy Wimer grew up in Cassville, Wisconsin. He graduated from UW-Platteville in 1975 with a degree in Accounting. Andy was a member of Sigma Tau...
Andy Wimer grew up in Cassville, Wisconsin. He graduated from...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Anthonette Durant Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a continuing student 2. Applicants must...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Art Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Arthur and May Thompson Scholarship in History
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in History 2. Applicant must be of...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Arthur Davis and Mary (Linhardt) Williams Scholarship
Arthur Davis Williams graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. Both he and his, Mary Linhardt Williams, wife completed graduate...
Arthur Davis Williams graduated from the University of...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
$500.00 ASCE Scholarship
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) began a student chapter at UW-Platteville in 1967 to enhance the quality of life worldwide by...
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) began a student chapter...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2021
2 Awards at $750 Aspiring Biologist Award
The purpose of the Aspiring Biologist Scholarship is to provide financial-aid to students that have demonstrated a commitment to pursuing a career...
The purpose of the Aspiring Biologist Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: 2 Awards at $750
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Association of Retirees for Excellence Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be new freshmen 2. Applicants must excel in...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
$500.00 Atten and Babler Agriculture Scholarship
Atten and Babler LLC, is engaged in a variety of agricultural enterprises that include farm real estate, grain production, farm management,...
Atten and Babler LLC, is engaged in a variety of agricultural...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline04/01/2021
2 Awards at $500.00 Avista Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a continuing student majoring in Computer...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: 2 Awards at $500.00
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Ayres Associate Engineering Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be continuing students majoring in Civil...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
$1,000.00 B. Matthias Female Opportunity Scholarship
The B. Matthias Female Opportunity Scholarship has been established to help accomplish young women’s life visions. This scholarship has been...
The B. Matthias Female Opportunity Scholarship has been established to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Baker Tilly Virchow Krause Scholarship for Accounting
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in Accounting 2. Applicants must...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
4 Awards at $100 Balachandran Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to one student from each level of schooling: freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior The following criteria shall be...
This scholarship is awarded to one student from each level of schooling:...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: 4 Awards at $100
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Barbara Johns Prindiville Scholarship
This scholarship was created to honor Barbara Johns Prindiville, daughter of Evelyn Johns. Barbara graduated from UW-Platteville in 1969 with a...
This scholarship was created to honor Barbara Johns Prindiville,...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Barry L. Ellis Music Scholarship
Barry Ellis was born January 31, 1960. He was the Professor of Music and Director of Bands and Orchestra at UW­Platteville for 27 years. Barry...
Barry Ellis was born January 31, 1960. He was the Professor of Music...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bates Engineering, Inc., Bob Bates, Diana Horner Bates, and Russell Hooker
Bates Engineering, Inc., located in Denver, Colorado is pleased to present a scholarship to a civil engineering student with a career interest in...
Bates Engineering, Inc., located in Denver, Colorado is pleased to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bea Brecker Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Beatrix Larson Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a continuing student 2. Applicants must be...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Belmont High School Community Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be new freshmen 2. Applicants must graduate...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bergmann Family Scholarship
The Bergmann family believes that college encompasses more than learning a trade and establishing a career; it is about enlightening one’s...
The Bergmann family believes that college encompasses more than learning...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bernard and Eugene Fendt Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in Industrial Studies 2....
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bernard G. "Bunny" Dillon Music Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be a continuing student 2. Applicants must...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bernice F. Coffee Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in English or English...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Bert Blain Memorial/Blain's Farm and Fleet Scholarship
In honor of Mr. Blain’s accomplishments and in appreciation for the long partnership between Blain’s Farm & Fleet and the University of...
In honor of Mr. Blain’s accomplishments and in appreciation for the long...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
$0.00 Beth and Gary Goldberg Scholarship
Beth and Gary Goldberg met while they attended UW-Platteville; both graduated with degrees in Mining Engineering in 1981. They were married in...
Beth and Gary Goldberg met while they attended UW-Platteville; both...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/01/2021
Varies Betty (Gray) Campbell Memorial Scholarship
Betty Jane (Gray) Campbell graduated with honors from Platteville State Teachers College in 1940 and accumulated 30 years of teaching experience in...
Betty Jane (Gray) Campbell graduated with honors from Platteville State...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2021