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, 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.

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

UW-Platteville Main Campus continuing students:
Application Start Date: 10/01/2020
New Freshmen Priority Deadline: 2/1/2021
Continuing Student Priority Deadline: 3/1/2021
Application Deadline: 04/01/2021

UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County Campus students:
The majority of scholarships for Baraboo Sauk County students are available through the Baraboo Friends of the Campus Foundation. Click here to view scholarship opportunities. At this time, scholarships for UW-Platteville Baraboo Sauk County are not offered through Awards Management.

UW-Platteville Richland Campus students:
The majority of scholarships for Richland students are available through the Richland County campus Foundation. Click here to view scholarship opportunities. At this time, scholarships for UW-Platteville Richland are not offered through Awards Management.

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: please 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
Varies Elizabeth Summers International Fellowship Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must participate in a fellowship/exchange for a...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to the full cost of tuition and fees Chancellor Scholarship
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Chancellor’s Scholarship Program is a highly competitive scholarship program that provides scholarship...
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Chancellor’s Scholarship Program...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to the full cost of tuition and fees
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies BILSA Alumni Launch Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be New Freshman 2. Applicants must have a...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Black Hawk 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Cambridge 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Columbus 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Cuba City 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Darlington 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dodgeville 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Fennimore 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:
  • Award: Varies
$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:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Iowa-Grant 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Lancaster 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Mineral Point 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Monroe 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Oregon 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Pecatonica 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Platteville 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Prairie du Chien 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Riverdale 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Saint Mary's Springs 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Sauk Prairie 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Superior 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Viroqua 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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Agribusiness, Agriculture Economics Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in Agribusiness 2. Applicants...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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 a New Freshmen 2. Applicants must represent...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies American Transmission Company Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in Electrical Engineering ...
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andrew Wimer Memorial Scholarship
Andy Wiener 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 Wiener grew up in Cassville, Wisconsin. He graduated from...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Angus-Young Associates, Inc. Scholarship
Angus-Young Associates, Inc. (AYA) established the Angus-Young Associates, Inc. scholarship to support students from the Rock County area who are...
Angus-Young Associates, Inc. (AYA) established the Angus-Young...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Art Scholarship
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the recipient(s): 1. Applicants must be majoring in Art
The following criteria shall be used in the annual selection of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies 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:
  • Award: Varies