Our Opportunities

The UWRF Scholarship application is now available!

Please update/submit your General Application every academic year. Once completed, you will be matched with scholarships for which you immediately qualify.

Next:

  • Review and apply to applicable scholarships in the Opportunities > Recommended Dropdown.

  • The Deadline column indicates the deadline to complete the application to receive consideration. (This is not the
    deadline to accept the award.)

  • The award amount column is for general information purposes only and should not be considered a guarantee
    of what you will receive if selected. Actual award amounts vary based on students’ individual eligibility, funds
    available, and other factors.

Current UWRF students may apply for scholarships on November 15, 2019.
(If you graduate during the current 2019-2020 academic year, you will not be eligible for a 2020-2021 academic year scholarship.)

Deadline dates for 2020-2021 scholarships may vary, so please refer to the UW-River Falls scholarship system for deadlines.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1000 Ann Laufenberg Krupkat Scholarship
The scholarship is designated for a first year graduate student in the Counseling Program. Student must be in COUN 610, Introduction to School...
The scholarship is designated for a first year graduate student in the...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1000
Deadline11/01/2019
$1000 Counseling Program Alumni and Friends Scholarship
This scholarship supports a graduate student pursuing a M.S.E. degree in School Counseling. Student must have completed 1 semester of course-work...
This scholarship supports a graduate student pursuing a M.S.E. degree in...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1000
Deadline11/01/2019
$1000 Marilyn L. Leifgren School Psychology Scholarship
This scholarship supports students who will be entering their third year in the School Psychology Graduate Program in good academic standing. An...
This scholarship supports students who will be entering their third year...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1000
Deadline11/01/2019
Approx. $1000 Mary J. Crownhart Scholarship
This scholarship supports a graduate student in the Counseling and School Psychology program. Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of...
This scholarship supports a graduate student in the Counseling and...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline11/01/2019
$1000 Therese Lachecki Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports a graduate student pursuing an M.S.E. degree in School Counseling. Student must have completed 1 semester of course-work...
This scholarship supports a graduate student pursuing an M.S.E. degree...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1000
Deadline11/01/2019
$1000 Vera and Clifford Brainerd Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports graduate students seeking a M.S.E. School Counseling degree. Student must be planning to enroll in the Internship...
This scholarship supports graduate students seeking a M.S.E. School...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $1000
Deadline11/01/2019
$1250 Jack and Gretchen Norqual Study Abroad Scholarship
This scholarship supports students registered for the semester-long Experience Scotland study abroad program. (FALL 2019 travel). Deadline to apply...
This scholarship supports students registered for the semester-long...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2019
  • Award: $1250
Deadline11/15/2019
Full-tuition or Half-tuition + $2000 Stipend Chancellor's Scholars Scholarship
Chancellor’s Scholarship Incoming freshmen are competitively selected based on academic merit, extracurricular involvement and leadership...
Chancellor’s Scholarship Incoming freshmen are competitively selected...
  • Deadline: 01/03/2020
  • Award: Full-tuition or Half-tuition + $2000 Stipend
Deadline01/03/2020
$0.00 1959 Aggies CAFES Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student majoring in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences – Incoming students must have a...
This scholarship supports a student majoring in the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Aladtec Computer Science Scholarship
This scholarship supports six (6) students majoring in Computer Science/Information Systems (CSIS) with a Computer Science Option. Continuing...
This scholarship supports six (6) students majoring in Computer...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1300 Annette Harrison and Robert R. Pionke Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports an undergraduate, female student over 25 years of age Student must demonstrates financial need, aptitude, a potential...
This scholarship supports an undergraduate, female student over 25 years...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1300
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $750 Bark Family Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming freshman or students who plan to pursue a degree in College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Science...
This scholarship supports incoming freshman or students who plan to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $750
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Bernice H. Jacobsen Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student of any major or class level with a preference given to students from New Richmond, WI
This scholarship supports a student of any major or class level with a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies CAFES Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman or transfer student with a CAFES major. Student must be accepted at UWRF at the time of...
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman or transfer student with...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies CAFES Freshman Leadership Award
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students with a first major in CAFES Students must have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 Must have...
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students with a first major...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Carl and Marian O'Connell Wurtz Scholarship
This scholarship supports students from a rural area (defined as towns with populations of 5,000 or less). Student must rank in the top third of...
This scholarship supports students from a rural area (defined as towns...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Carl Nachreiner Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduate students of any class level with an agriculture major within CAFES. Student must have financial need.
This scholarship supports undergraduate students of any class level with...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1250 Charles E. and Ruth Anne White Scholarship
This scholarship supports an incoming student who is a graduate of River Falls High School and will be attending UW-River Falls. Student will be...
This scholarship supports an incoming student who is a graduate of River...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1250
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies CHS Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship supports three freshman and seven sophomores, juniors or seniors students with an agriculture major. Students must declare...
This scholarship supports three freshman and seven sophomores, juniors...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $4000 Clyde and Nancy Ormston Scholarship
The scholarship is awarded to a student who: Must be from Grantsburg, Wisconsin Must be on track to complete a degree at UWRF Strong...
The scholarship is awarded to a student who: Must be from Grantsburg,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $4000
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dave and Pat Stone Geology Scholarship
This scholarship supports students with a geology major
This scholarship supports students with a geology major
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 David E. Benson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports an incoming student who is a graduate of River Falls High School and will be attending UW-River Falls. Student must be...
This scholarship supports an incoming student who is a graduate of River...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Delores Willi Keyboard Scholarship
This scholarship supports students with a Music major or minor, whose primary instrument is either piano or organ. Student must have a minimum...
This scholarship supports students with a Music major or minor, whose...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
$1000 -$3500 Diversity Success Scholarship
This scholarship supports ethnically diverse or economically disadvantaged incoming freshmen. Student must have a minimum 3.0 GPA Must have...
This scholarship supports ethnically diverse or economically...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: $1000 -$3500
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Don and Ellie Richards Scholarship
These scholarships support: Preference for a student from an under-represented minority group Student must have financial need Student must...
These scholarships support: Preference for a student from an...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1200 Donovan E. Rasmussen Scholarship for Citizenship
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at Osceola High School. Please contact the Osceola High School scholarship office for...
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at Osceola...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1200
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Dr. Bruce Murray Chemistry Scholarship
This scholarship supports a deserving incoming freshman student with a Chem or Pre-Med major.
This scholarship supports a deserving incoming freshman student with a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Dr. Donald Lee & Naomi Stovall School Psychology Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming students admitted to the school psychology program. Preference for this scholarship will be given to an...
This scholarship supports incoming students admitted to the school...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $500 Drs. Clifford and Carole Mottaz Scholarship
This scholarship supports a transfer student (a student who has completed some portion of their undergraduate work at another institution and is...
This scholarship supports a transfer student (a student who has...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $500
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 E.S. and Alice M. Davison Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduate students in the College of Business and Economics and the College of Education and Professional Studies.
This scholarship supports undergraduate students in the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $400 Earl and Marie Clausen Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students from Polk County, Wisconsin.
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students from Polk County,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $400
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1200 Edwin Olson FFA Leadership Scholarship
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at Mosinee High School. Please contact the Mosinee High School scholarship office for...
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at Mosinee...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1200
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1500 Environmental Studies Opportunity Scholarship
This scholarship supports entering first year, sophomore, junior or senior students. Student must be majoring in conservation and environmental...
This scholarship supports entering first year, sophomore, junior or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1500
Deadline02/01/2020
$1000 Annually + $2000 Stipend Falcon Scholars Scholarship
Based on academic performance and leadership qualities, select students will be invited to apply to become a Falcon Scholar. Students considered...
Based on academic performance and leadership qualities, select students...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: $1000 Annually + $2000 Stipend
Deadline02/01/2020
$2000 Falcon Transfer Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming transfer students planning to attend UWRF as a degree seeking student. Students must be transferring from a...
This scholarship supports incoming transfer students planning to attend...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: $2000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1500 Fastenal Professional Sales Scholarship
This scholarship supports students with a Business Administration- Marketing and Professional Sales major. Incoming freshman must have an ACT...
This scholarship supports students with a Business Administration-...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1500
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 First National Bank River Falls/Prescott Scholarship
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at River Falls OR Prescott, Wisconsin High School. Please contact your high school...
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at River...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Georgia Menk Music Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student majoring or minoring in Music. Student must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA Available to any class level,...
This scholarship supports a student majoring or minoring in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1300 Gerald C. Belisle Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports freshman, sophomore, junior or senior students pursuing coursework in the pre-veterinary medicine curriculum. Student...
This scholarship supports freshman, sophomore, junior or senior students...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1300
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $2000 Glenn Potts Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student majoring in Business or Economics. Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 Must have demonstrated leadership...
This scholarship supports a student majoring in Business or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $2000
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Greg and Donnette Wheelock Agriculture Scholarship
This scholarship supports students majoring in CAFES in any field and any class level. Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.667 Must...
This scholarship supports students majoring in CAFES in any field and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1,500 H. Gaylon Greenhill Scholarship
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman student in the top quartile of his/her high school graduating class. (Students who are home schooled...
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman student in the top...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1,500
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $775 Harriet Sakrison Belter Memorial Scholarship
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at New Richmond HS. Please contact the New Richmond HS scholarship office for...
To apply for this scholarship you must be a current student at New...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $775
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Hartung Brothers, Inc. Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming freshman with a declared major in Agricultural Business, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering...
This scholarship supports incoming freshman with a declared major in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $450 Hedahl Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student with a declared major in the College of Arts and Sciences. Student must complete an essay explaining his/her...
This scholarship supports a student with a declared major in the College...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $450
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Indianhead Polled Hereford Association Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student majoring in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences Student must have a strong...
This scholarship supports a student majoring in the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1400 James Elmer Holmes Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students majoring in elementary education. Students must demonstrate ability to contribute to the...
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1400
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $1000 Jeff Hendrickson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduate students of any class level with a Biology or Geology major. Student must have a 3.0 minimum cumulative...
This scholarship supports undergraduate students of any class level with...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $1000
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies John E. Clemons Scholarship
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman student in any major in the College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences or pre-medical...
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman student in any major in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Approx. $900 John G. Wirsig, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduate or graduate students who have experienced a break of at least three years in pursuing higher education....
This scholarship supports undergraduate or graduate students who have...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Approx. $900
Deadline02/01/2020