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Scholarships

Campus Scholarships

Over 70% of students at UW - Fox Valley receive some type of financial aid.  Scholarships help students achieve their goals and dreams of higher education by making their education more affordable.  We encourage all students to submit an application to help defer the costs associated with their tuition.
The University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Foundation, Inc. awards scholarships to both full and part-time students. There are many scholarships available with many different criteria so we encourage ALL students to apply.  Some of the criteria for scholarship awards:

  • Financial Need
  • Academic Merit
  • Motivation to Achieve a Degree
  • School/Community Involvement
  • First Generation College Student
  • Minorities
  • Single Parents
  • Specific Majors
  • New or Continuing Students
  • Departing Students
  • Non-Traditional Students
  • Full or Part-time Students

Scholarship Applications

Scholarship applications are typically available in mid-November. Only 1 application is required to be considered for all Foundation sponsored scholarships; a committee matches the awards with eligible students based on the general criteria and any additional specifics provided by the donor. Please note that you must be admitted to UWFox before you will be considered (new students only) for a scholarship.
UWFox Scholarship Program

Additional Information

For questions or further details regarding applying for scholarships, please contact:
Brenda Rickert
brenda.rickert@uwc.edu
920-832-2623
For information about establishing named scholarships, please contact:
Mary Beth Leopold,
marybeth.leopold@uwc.edu
920-832-2849

List of Scholarships & Criteria for Eligibility

The following is a list of scholarships established with generous gifts from alumni, faculty and staff, local, regional and national companies, friends of UWFox and from proceeds from the Foundation’s annual fundraiser - e.a.t.s. (educational assistance through scholarships.)  This list should be used as a guideline for scholarship applicants but does not guarantee availability or funding of each scholarship listed.

Endowed Scholarships

These named scholarship funds, established in honor of the donor(s) or in memory or honor of a loved one, provide permanent recognition. The principal is endowed and only the earnings are used annually to fund each scholarship.
Minimum gift levels are required to establish a named scholarship fund. If you are interested in setting up an Endowed Scholarship, please contact the Foundation office at (920) 832-2849 for further information.
We gratefully acknowledge the donors of the following endowed scholarships:

J. C. Bubolz Memorial Scholarship – (1) $1,000 scholarship

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • If incoming first year student – rank in upper 50% of high school graduation class
  • If current student or transferring from accredited college – minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established by the Bubolz and Anderegg families in 2002 to honor the memory of J. C. Bubolz who did not have the opportunity for higher education.  J.C. was taken out of school before finishing 7th grade. He helped his three children earn advanced degrees and knew the value of higher education.

Howard and Alice Curler Academic Excellence Scholarship (1) Half Resident Tuition & Fees

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • If incoming first year student – rank in upper 20% of high school graduation class
  • If current student or transferring from accredited college – minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must demonstrate community and school leadership qualities
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Four semester scholarship, renewed only if student maintains a 3.0 GPA

Established in 1996 by Howard and Alice Curler.

William Guither Math and Natural Science Scholarship (1) $700

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Must attend both semesters
  • Must major in the natural and physical sciences (including Mathematics, Engineering and Computer Science)
  • Selected by Math and Natural Science Faculty

Originally established in 1981 as a physical science scholarship by the physical science faculty and staff. In 1989 additional funds were raised to endow the scholarship and rename it in honor of Emeritus Professor William Guither as a gift presented to him upon his retirement.

Elizabeth Guttenberg Memorial Scholarship (1) $500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Studying toward a degree in Art or Theatre

Established by Elizabeth’s parents in 2005 to honor the memory of their daughter. Additional funds were contributed by relatives, friends, faculty, and Elizabeth’s classmates at UWFox. This scholarship was awarded for the first time for the 2006-2007 academic year.

Jacob-Hannemann Music Scholarship (1) $750

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Continuing student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in Freshman year
  • Must be Music Major – piano or violin preferred
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 2014 by Patricia and David Hannemann to honor the Jacob and Hannemann families.  This scholarship will be awarded for the first time in 2015 for the 2015-2016 academic year to a continuing music student with financial need majoring in piano or violin.

Health Sciences Scholarship (1) $750

  • Minimum 6 credits or more per semester
  • Continuing student
  • Must major in Health Science (Nursing, Pre-Med, Pre-Dental, OT, PT, Pharmacy, PA)

Emeritus Professor of Biological Sciences, James Hauxhurst, established this scholarship in 2000 and endowed it in 2006. It is available to a continuing student majoring in any of the health sciences.

Verne Imhoff Scholarship  (1)  $500

  • New or continuing student

Established in 2006 through a generous bequest made by Vivian K. Imhoff, the wife of LaVerne J. Imhoff, the first full time director at the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley. He served the university from 1957-65 and was instrumental in leading the campus to its present location. Dr. Imhoff passed away in May, 1997. Vivian Imhoff’s gift was endowed and the earnings from that investment were awarded for the first time to a deserving student in 2008.

Charlie & Loie Kliefoth Scholarship (1) $600

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New, continuing, or departing student
  • If incoming first year student – rank in upper 25% of high school graduation class
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA for continuing students
  • Preference to students majoring in History

Established in 1992 by alumnus Charles Kliefoth to provide a scholarship for a history major. It was renamed to include the name of his beloved wife Loie who passed away in March, 2005, and whose memorial gifts were added to the fund.

Sara Ruth Krueger Memorial Scholarship(1) $250

  • Continuing student
  • Preferred major in Psychology, Education, Child Development or Social Work

Sara was a student at UW Fox and she worked at the UWFox Child Care Center.  This scholarship was established in 1997 by Sara’s parents to honor her memory.

Minock Nursing Scholarship (1) $200

  • New student
  • Must have completed 24 credits which include pre-nursing courses
  • Must intended to pursue a four year degree in nursing

Established in 2002 by Emeritus Professor of Biological Sciences Michael Minnock.

John D. Silha Memorial Scholarship (1) $750

  • Open to all majors
  • Continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 2.50
  • Demonstrated involvement in extracurricular activities
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 1992 to honor the memory of Emeritus Professor John D. Silha by his wife, Dorothy. This scholarship is awarded to continuing students who demonstrate involvement in extracurricular activities involving school, church and/or community. Faculty members continue to add to this fund.

Fanchon B. Smith Scholarship (1) $500 scholarship

  • Non-Traditional Adult Student over 21 years old
  • New or continuing student
  • Must be enrolled in 6 or more credits per semester
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Minimum 2.75 GPA

Endowed in 2013 by the Carla and Todd Rabe Family and the James and Fanchon Smith Family for a non-traditional student.   Fanchon began her life-long dream of pursuing a college degree when her youngest child of five started kindergarten in 1970. As a non-traditional student, she attended college at night mostly on a part-time basis while working and raising her five children.  She understands the struggles related to being a “Non-Traditional” returning student and wants to help support those efforts.

Esther Kliefoth Stutzman Excellence Scholarship (1) $500

  • Any major
  • Excellent student
  • New or continuing student

Established in 1998 by alumnus Charlie Kliefoth to honor the memory of his sister. The recipient of this scholarship must be an excellent student regardless of major.

Lynn and Roger Van Vreede Scholarship (1)  $1,000

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student

Established in 2007 by alumnus Roger Van Vreede and his wife, Lynn, for a new or continuing student attending UWFox. Roger served on the board of directors of the UW-Fox Valley Foundation for many years, serving as its president and as chairman of e.a.t.s.

Patricia A. Warrick Scholarship (1) $600

  • New or continuing student

Established in 2006 by Emeritus Professor of English, Patricia Warrick, who began teaching at UWFox in 1966 and retired in 1995.

Private and Corporate Scholarships

Private and corporate philanthropy are vital to the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley
Foundation’s mission to assist students with financial need to pursue their dreams of earning a college education. The following scholarships are funded each year by generous alumni, faculty and staff, local, regional and national companies, friends of UWFox and the UWFox Foundation.   If you are interested in setting up a Scholarship, please contact the Foundation office at (920) 832-2849 for further information.
We are very grateful for the strong ongoing support which has made the following scholarships possible:

Ken & Ruth Anderson Theatre Scholarship (2) $750

  • Current student or transferring from accredited college
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Must be involved in at least one theatrical production each semester

This scholarship honoring the memory of Emeritus Professor Ken Anderson was established in 2001 when Ken retired, by Professor Susan Rabideau. The children of Ken and Ruth, along with Professor Rabideau, continue to fund this scholarship.

Margaret Bartlett Memorial Scholarship (1) $500

  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Emeritus Professor of Physical Education Michael Spencer established this scholarship in 2011 in memory of his sister, Margaret Bartlett. The recipient of this scholarship must demonstrate financial need.

William R. Bassett Engineering Scholarship (2) $1,000

  • Juniors & Seniors enrolled in UWFox/UW-Platteville Mechanical Engineering Program
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must provide intention to complete the Mechanical Engineering program
  • Traditional or nontraditional student who is a US citizen and WI resident
  • Financial need—must have significant unmet financial needs as follows:
    • Education costs that outweigh the total amount of other scholarships or awards
    • Insufficient student/family income to meet educational costs
  • One year only.  Cannot be re-awarded in 2nd year

This scholarship was established in 2011 by Bassett Engineering on the 75th anniversary of their company and to honor, William Bassett, the Chairman of the Board. It will be awarded to two students in the UWFox/UW-Platteville Mechanical Engineering Program who demonstrate significant financial need.

Bemis Company Foundation Engineering Scholarship (1) $2,000

  • New or continuing student
  • Engineering Major
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This scholarship was established in 2013 by the Bemis Company Foundation for a new or continuing student majoring in engineering.

Bouwer Family Foundation Scholarship (2) $2,500

  • Must be either Hmong, Laotian, Cambodian, or Thai
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • New or continuing full-time student at UWFox
  • Must refrain from actively participating or intervening in any political campaign or active legislative lobbying during the academic term(s) they benefit from this award

This scholarship was established in 2012 for Hmong, Laotian, Cambodian or Thai students.

Business Club Continuing or Departing Student Scholarship (1) $200

  • Continuing or departing student
  • Business Major

In 1980 the Business Club established this scholarship for a continuing or departing student majoring in business. The recipient is chosen by the business faculty.

Business Club New Student Scholarship (1) $200

  • Students majoring in Business or Economics, in the top ¼ of their graduating class
  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)

In 1980 the Business Club established this scholarship for a new student in the top one-fourth of their graduating class.  Funds for this scholarship are raised by the Business Club

Business Leadership Network Woman’s Scholarship (1) $600

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Student must be in their 3rd consecutive semester
  • Awarded to a career-oriented woman committed to any major or program
  • Must be used for tuition only

This group of women entrepreneurs and executives from the Fox Valley foster growth and education of women seeking successful career development. Their scholarship established in 2003 is awarded to a full-time career oriented woman student.

Dave Champeau Memorial Scholarship (1) $750

  • New student only
  • Preferably a graduate of Appleton East High School

Established in 2012 by Professor Emeritus Michael Spencer, this scholarship honors the memory of Dave Champeau, an alumnus of UWFox who passed away in 2011. The scholarship is earmarked for a new student from Appleton East High School.

Chemistry Club Scholarship (2) $300

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Award is for the purchase of class materials
  • Minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Minimum grade of C- in CHE155
  • Student must be eligible to be enrolled in CHE343/CHE351 for fall and plan to take year-long sequence of CHE343/CHE351/CHE363 and CHE361
  • Declared major of chemistry, pre-med, pre-pharmacy or related field
  • Plans to enroll in a professional program or attend a 4 year school after UWFox
  • Requires a short statement (200-250 words) as to why student wishes to pursue organic chemistry and how it will fit into their future academic plans
  • Recipient is chosen by Chemistry Club members

This scholarship, established in 2005, is for a full-time Chemistry, pre-med, pre-pharmacy or related field major with a 3.0 GPA. The award is to be used to purchase class materials.

Community First Credit Union Scholarship (1) $1,500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This scholarship was established in 2004 to be awarded to a new or continuing full-time student with financial need and a minimum 3.0GPA.

Community First Credit Union Fox Cities Marathon Scholarship (2) $2,000

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Two scholarships were established in 2013 to be awarded to a full-time new or continuing student with financial need.

Excellence in Humanities Scholarship (1) $500

  • New or continuing student
  • Preference to students majoring in Philosophy, Music, English, Foreign Language, Fine Arts, Communication Arts

Professor Dan Putman established this Excellence in the Humanities Scholarship in 1996.

Fox Cities Amateur Sports Authority Scholarship (5) $2,000

  • New or continuing student
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 2008 for students who show financial need

Fox Communities Credit Union Scholarship (3) $500

  • New or continuing student
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be a Fox Communities Credit Union member

In 2003, the Fox Communities Credit Union established a scholarship for a new or continuing full-time student who is a member of their credit union who demonstrates financial need.

Geo-Adventurers Club Scholarship (1) $400 (1) $200 (2) $100

  • Continuing or departing student
  • Must be active in the UWFox Geo-Adventurers Club, preference given to longer serving members
  • Preference given to members with higher GPA’s
  • Applicants must include a one-page essay on the theme “How participation with the Geo-Adventurers Club has benefitted me.”
  • Student plans to enroll in a professional program or attend a 4 year school after UWFox
  • Recipient is chosen by club advisors

Established in 2014 by the Geo-Adventurers Club at UWFox for deserving students who are active in the club. Four scholarships are available for current or departing students.

Guardian Life Insurance Company Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • Minimum 6 credits or more per semester)
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Must be used for tuition only

Guardian Life Insurance Company established the Guardian Angel Scholarship in 2008 for a UWFox student who maintains a C average or better and is at least a part-time student.

Infant Welfare Circle of Kings Daughters Scholarship (1) $1,500

  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must demonstrate academic achievement, maturity, and well-reasoned career plans

The Infant Welfare Circle of Kings Daughters established this scholarship in 1988.

Johnson Bank and Johnson Insurance Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • New or Continuing Student
  • New student – rank in upper 50% of high school graduation class
  • Continuing student – minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must major in Finance, Marketing, Business or related field
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This scholarship, established in 2012 supports a student with financial need who is interested in majoring in finance, marketing, business or a related field.

Johnson Family Scholarship (1) $500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Nontraditional student
  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Sally Johnson, an alumna of UWFox, former staff member at UWFox, and continuing education student at UWFox established this scholarship in 2004 for a full-time nontraditional student of any major.

Ethel D. Keller Scholarships (5) $1,000

  • Must be 2nd year Pell Grant eligible student
  • Four (4) scholarships to full-time students
  • One (1) scholarship to a part-time student
  • Two (2) scholarships to students majoring in engineering
  • Two (2) scholarships to students pursuing a business or business-related major
  • One (1) scholarship to a student pursuing any other major
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

The J. J. Keller Foundation provides scholarships annually to honor the memory of Ethel D. Keller. Established in 2005, these scholarships are awarded to new or continuing students demonstrating financial need and interested in business or engineering.

Veldor Kopitzke Scholarship (1) $1,500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must major in Economics or Business
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 2004 by Emeritus Professor of Economics Veldor Kopitzke, the scholarship is awarded to full-time students of business or economics.

Gary McGoey Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • Must demonstrate financial need

UWFox Alumnus Gary McGoey established this scholarship in 2004 for any student who demonstrates financial need.

Theda B. McLaren Memorial Scholarship (1) $750

  • Single Mother
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 2008 by David McLaren in memory of his mother, Theda McLaren, Associate Professor of Communication Arts from 1977-2001, who passed away in 2006. 

Menasha Utilities Scholarship (1) $500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Major field of study related to electric or water utility
  • The student, or the parent/legal guardian must reside in the city of Menasha or be a Menasha Utilities customer
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 2006, this scholarship is available to a full-time new or continuing student who is a resident of Menasha and majoring in a field related to electric or water utility.

Mid-Day Women’s Alliance Scholarship (1) $500

  • Female
  • Non-traditional student

The funds for this scholarship come from the members of the club and their fund raising activities. The recipient must be a nontraditional woman student majoring in the field of her choice.

Ruth & Sarah Mielke Educational Grants (2) $2,500

  • Traditional or non-traditional student
  • Students must have successfully completed 25% of the credits needed for an Associate Degree (15 credits)
  • Students are considered who may have a different motivation for attending college such as a changing awareness of the role of education for future life success

Awarded annually since 2000 by the Mielke Family Foundation in honor of Ruth and Sarah Mielke.

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. Scholarship (10) $2,000

  • Student must take a minimum of 9 credits per semester
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • New students must have completed high school level Trigonometry
  • Continuing students must show progress in completing required courses toward an Engineering degree
  • Ethnic minorities and/or women
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established in 2012 and funded by the Illinois Tool Works Foundation, ten scholarships are awarded annually for ethnic minorities and/or women with financial need committed to pursuing engineering degrees through the UW-Fox/UW-Platteville collaborative engineering program.

V.I. Minahan Journalism Scholarship (2) $1,775

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Demonstrated interest in Journalism

Marilee Minahan established this scholarship in 2004 to honor the memory of her husband, who for many years, was the publisher of The Post Crescent.

Neenah/Menasha King’s Daughters Scholarship (1) $2,000

  • Part Time Student (6 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing non-traditional student  (22 years old or older)
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must demonstrate well-reasoned career plans
  • Special consideration for single parents who work outside the home

Established in 2013 for a full-time non-traditional student demonstrating financial need.

Neenah Rotary Scholarship (6) $1,000

  • Graduate of Neenah High School or St. Mary Central High School or a resident of the Neenah Joint School District

The Rotary Club of Neenah established this scholarship in 2000.

Northeastern Wisconsin Manufacturing Alliance Scholarship (2) $1,500

  • New or continuing student (junior or senior level student)
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Student must be enrolled in the UWFox/UW Platteville Engineering program
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Two scholarship were established in 2013 for junior or senior level students with financial need who

Rotary Club of Appleton Non-Traditional Scholarship (1) $2,500

  • Student must reside in the area encompassed by the three Appleton Rotary Clubs
  • Continuing student in good standing
  • Students must have successfully completed 25% of the credits needed for an Associate Degree (15 credits)
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Non-Traditional Student

The Rotary Club of Appleton annually funds a scholarship for a non-traditional student who lives in Appleton and who has completed 25% of a course of study leading to an associate degree or its equivalent.

Doug & Carla Salmon Foundation Scholarship (4) $1,100

  • Student must be taking a minimum of 9 credits per semester
  • Continuing student
  • Highly motivated with a career plan and selected major that will lead to a self-sufficient wage upon graduation
  • Interview with selection committee required
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Special consideration for single parents, first generation college students, older or non-traditional students, international students, minorities or others who have overcome significant barriers to success

The Doug and Carla Salmon Foundation Scholarship is a renewable scholarship awarded to students who are highly motivated to get an education.  Of special interest are students who are single parents, first generation college students and others with significant barriers to completing their education.  Recipients will meet with Salmon counselors each semester until graduation. 

Scheels All Sports Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Student must be majoring in Physical Education
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This scholarship, established in 2004, is for a full-time continuing student who is a physical education major.

The Webb A. Shaw Scholarship presented by the J. J. Keller Foundation (1) $1,000

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Continuing student – must have a minimum of one semester completed
  • Minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Student must be majoring in Communications or Journalism
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This scholarship was established in 2014 by the J.J. Keller Foundation in honor of Webb Shaw at his retirement from J.J. Keller, Inc.

Sloan & Gerard Education Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Demonstrated interest and talent in Art with the desire to pursue the arts as a lifelong endeavor
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established by Debra Sloan Gerard and Roger Gerard for talented continuing art students. Recipients are recommended by the art faculty at UWFox.  Scholarship applicants will be judged by a panel made up of at least one artist, an art educator and a donor.  The purpose of the scholarship is to provide funding to help cover costs of tuition, related materials and supplies, and any other associated costs of such art education for the applicant.

Michael Rogers & Melanie Schroeder Student Association Scholarship (3) $600

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Demonstrated involvement in at least two extracurricular activities that encourage philanthropy and leadership
  • Must be present at Scholars Evening

The scholarship is named after two outstanding students who were active in the student association. The Student Association awards a scholarship to a student who is active in extracurricular activities. The money comes from various fundraisers held by the members of the Association.  The Student Activities Director makes the final selection.

Lynn and Roger Van Vreede Non-Traditional Student Scholarship (2) Full Resident Tuition

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Single mother
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This full tuition scholarship was established in 2013 by Lynn and Roger Van Vreede for a single mother with proven financial need.

Van Wyk Family Scholarship (1) $2,500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Business Major in good academic standing
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Tom and Linda Van Wyk, both alumni of UWFox, have funded this scholarship for a business major since 1993.  Linda served on the Foundation Board of Directors for several years.

Wells Fargo Bank Fox Cities Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 or new student with a class rank in the top 50% of their high school graduating class
  • Must demonstrate financial need

This scholarship was established in 2003 to assist a student with financial need.

WFRV Local 5 Scholarship (1) $500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Must major in Communications or related field

Established in 2004, this scholarship is awarded to a new or continuing student majoring in communications or a related field.

Women in Management Scholarship (1) $500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Female student
  • Must be a Business or Economics major
  • Must demonstrate financial need

A scholarship for female business or economics students is awarded annually by this organization. The scholarship was established in 2004.

University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Foundation Funded Scholarships

The following scholarships are provided by the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Foundation with funds raised through e.a.t.s. and the generosity of individual donors to the UWFox Development Fund.

Discipline Area Scholarships (3) Half Tuition

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student
  • Must be an outstanding student in the discipline of Social Sciences, Math and Natural Sciences, or Humanities

One half-tuition scholarship and fees in each of the following areas: humanities, math, natural sciences and social sciences.

James W. Perry Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • Any major offered by UWFox
  • New or continuing student
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Established by the Foundation in 2011 to honor Dean James W. Perry upon his retirement and awarded annually to a new or continuing student with financial need.

Non-Traditional Student Scholarship (3) Half Resident Tuition

  • New student beginning or returning to college after a significant period of time
  • Outstanding education and/or employment record who otherwise would not be able to begin a university education
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Three half-tuition scholarships and fees awarded to nontraditional men and women students.

University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Multicultural Student Scholarship (2) $500

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must be in good academic standing
  • Must be student of an underrepresented racial ethnic group
  • Preference given to student who have demonstrated service toward others and leadership in their school or community setting

Established in 2010 by the foundation, this scholarship recognized two full-time underrepresented multicultural students in good academic standing who demonstrate leadership and service towards others.

University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Scholar Award 

(2 new and 2 continuing) Full Resident Tuition for 2 years

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New and Continuing students
  • New student must be in the top 10% of their graduating class
  • ACT composite score may be considered in the selection process
  • Continuing Students with a minimum GPA 3.00

Two four-semester scholarships are awarded to new students who rank in the top 10% of their graduating class. This scholarship is renewed the second year if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA on a full-course load.

University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley Foundation Student of the Year (1) $500

  • Departing student
  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester) at transfer institution

University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley World Language Scholarship

  • New or continuing student
  • Awarded to a student taking classes in French, Spanish or Italian

This scholarship was established in 1993 and is selected by the Foreign Language Faculty.

Valitchka Scholarship (3) Half Resident Tuition

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • Continuing student
  • Minimum GPA 3.75 on at least 12 credits in their first semester

Named to honor Roy and Lucy Valitchka and their children, the Foundation offers three one-half tuition scholarships for students who have a cumulative GPA of 3.75 on at least 12 credits in their first semester. Roy served on the Foundation board and he and wife Lucy served on the e.a.t.s. committee for many years. Several of the Valitchka children began their undergraduate studies at UWFox.

Paul J. Werner Scholarship (1) $1,000

  • Full Time Student (12 credits or more per semester)
  • New or continuing student

Named to honor Paul J. Werner who served on the Foundation board of directors and as its treasurer for 18 years.  Funding for this scholarship has been provided by Schenk Business Solutions where Paul retired from.

Departing Student Scholarships

Three 4-year UW Colleges and Lawrence University offer scholarships for students who currently attend UW – Fox Valley and plan to transfer to their campuses.  These scholarships include:
UW Green Bay  (1) $1,000
UW Madison (1)  $1,000
UW Oshkosh Chancellor’s Scholarship  (2) $1,000
Lawrence University

Non-Campus Scholarships

Community Foundation Scholarships

to apply for Community Foundation Online Scholarships:

  • Go to www.cffoxvalley.org/scholarshiplist.
  • Click on College and Non-Traditional Scholarships on the bottom of Scholarships by High School
  • Select the Scholarship application link (under Application) for the scholarship you are interested in

JobApplicationGuide Scolarships

JobApplicationGuide will award $1000 in scholarships annually - two $500 scholarships ($500 scholarship for incoming freshman and $500 for adult extended education students)
for the 2015-16 school year. Entrees must be received before July 15, 2015. Scholarships will be announced no later than July 31, 2015 in anticipation of the scholarship award being paid out before the beginning of 2015 fall semester.

Apply online at:  http://www.jobapplicationguide.com/scholarships/