The UW-River Falls scholarship application is now available. Please submit your General Application annually. Once completed, you will be automatically matched with the 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.

· If you graduate during the 2015-16 academic year, you will not be eligible for a 2016-17 academic year scholarship.

Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Dr. Thomas G. Kliszcz Scholarship
This scholarship supports a sophomore, junior or senior student who is either a Pre-Dental or Pre-Pharmacy major. Student must demonstrate...
This scholarship supports a sophomore, junior or senior student who is...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/13/2016
  • Award: $269
1 02/13/2016 $269 None
Freeman Drug Company Annual Scholarship
This scholarship supports a student majoring in a Pre-Health Professions track. Student must be entering their junior year Must have a minimum...
This scholarship supports a student majoring in a Pre-Health Professions...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/13/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 02/13/2016 Varies None
Nicholas J. and Inga Karolides English Education Senior Excellence Award
This scholarship supports an undergraduate or graduate student with an English Education major. The student’s GPA and performance in English...
This scholarship supports an undergraduate or graduate student with an...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 02/23/2016
  • Award: $1,104
1 02/23/2016 $1,104 None
River Falls Geological Society Scholarship
Awarded to two students. One scholarship to an active RFGS member with at least 2 semesters remaining who has demonstrated significant club...
Awarded to two students. One scholarship to an active RFGS member with...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 02/24/2016
  • Award: Varies
2 02/24/2016 Varies None
J.E. Butler Upper Class Cellular and Molecular Biology Scholarship
This scholarship supports entering junior students majoring in Biology who wish to pursue a professional career both in science and in appreciation...
This scholarship supports entering junior students majoring in Biology...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 03/01/2016
  • Award: $2,677
1 03/01/2016 $2,677 None
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...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 03/15/2016
  • Award: $1,000
03/15/2016 $1,000 None required
David E. Benson Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to an incoming student who is a graduate of River Falls High School and will be attending UW-River Falls. Student must be pursuing a...
Awarded to an incoming student who is a graduate of River Falls High...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 03/15/2016
  • Award: $388
03/15/2016 $388 None required
Music Department Faculty Scholarship
Awarded to outstanding students majoring in Music.
Awarded to outstanding students majoring in Music.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 03/25/2016
  • Award: $50
03/25/2016 $50 None required
Music Department Scholarship
This scholarship supports outstanding performers and composers as determined by the Music Department. The recipients are chosen through auditions...
This scholarship supports outstanding performers and composers as...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 03/25/2016
  • Award: Varies
03/25/2016 Varies None required
Inga and Nicholas J. Karolides Education Abroad in Europe Scholarship
The recipient must plan to participate (during the year in which the funds will disburse) in an existing Education Abroad program in Europe OR for...
The recipient must plan to participate (during the year in which the...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 04/01/2016
  • Award: $914
3 04/01/2016 $914 None
Opportunity Scholarship
Awards from this scholarship are funded through the Marcel K. Lynum Scholarship Trust. This scholarship supports ethnically diverse (African...
Awards from this scholarship are funded through the Marcel K. Lynum...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 04/01/2016
  • Award: $2,000
04/01/2016 $2,000 None required
Theatre Arts - New Student Scholarship
The Theatre Arts – New Student Scholarship is intended to help an incoming theatre student meet first year educational expenses at UW-RF. ...
The Theatre Arts – New Student Scholarship is intended to help an...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: 04/01/2016
  • Award: Varies
4 04/01/2016 Varies None
ECO Environmental Stewardship Scholarship
Minimum GPA 2.75; sophomore status; volunteered significant time to environmental stewardship and causes; submit statement of how he or she plans...
Minimum GPA 2.75; sophomore status; volunteered significant time to...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
2 Ended $100.00 None
Flying Falcon Scholarship
Students must be a sophomores, juniors or seniors completing pre-veterinary coursework and intending to enter a school of veterinary medicine upon...
Students must be a sophomores, juniors or seniors completing...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
3 Ended Varies None
Niles D. Westby Scholarship
Awarded to a sophomore, junior or senior student majoring in agricultural economics.
Awarded to a sophomore, junior or senior student majoring in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
French Club Scholarship
Awarded to French majors or minors based upon scholarship in language and general contributions to the department. Student must have attained...
Awarded to French majors or minors based upon scholarship in language...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
College of Education and Professional Studies Merit Scholarship
Awarded to an incoming student with a declared major with the College of Education and Professional Studies. Student must be of a underrepresented...
Awarded to an incoming student with a declared major with the College of...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended $2,000.00 None
Margarita Hendrickson Scholarship
Awarded to a Spanish major who has minimum GPA of 3.0 and is studying Spanish abroad in Spain or Latin America at a university or a certified...
Awarded to a Spanish major who has minimum GPA of 3.0 and is studying...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Mary Junkman Lorenzen & Glenn Junkman Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a student majoring in Mathematics.
Awarded to a student majoring in Mathematics.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $788.27
Ended $788.27 None
Michael Drost Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to Instrumental Music majors at UW-River Falls.
Awarded to Instrumental Music majors at UW-River Falls.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
The A. William Gorham Jr. Theta Chi Fraternity Leadership and Education Scholarship
Awarded to the undergraduate brother of Theta Chi Fraternity that best displays leadership in the Chapter and in the classroom. Applicants must...
Awarded to the undergraduate brother of Theta Chi Fraternity that best...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
2 Ended varies None
The Bob Worm Theta Chi Fraternity Annual Dues Scholarship
Awarded to the undergraduate brother of Theta Chi Fraternity.
Awarded to the undergraduate brother of Theta Chi Fraternity.
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
2 Ended varies None
The Brother Brian Alton Theta Chi Fraternity President's Scholarship
Awarded to the President of Theta Chi Fraternity – Zeta Sigma Undergraduate Chapter for the past academic year. Applicants must submit a short...
Awarded to the President of Theta Chi Fraternity – Zeta Sigma...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
2 Ended varies None
The Brother Dave May Theta Chi Fraternity Undergraduate Brother of the Year Scholarship
Awarded to the brother determined as undergraduate of the year by the Theta Chi Fraternity Alumni Association Awards Committee. Applicants must...
Awarded to the brother determined as undergraduate of the year by the...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
2 Ended varies None
The Brother J. Pat McLaughlin Theta Chi Director of Housing Scholarship
Awarded to the director of Housing of Theta Chi – Zeta Sigma Chapter for the past academic year. Applicants must submit a short one-page essay on...
Awarded to the director of Housing of Theta Chi – Zeta Sigma Chapter for...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
The Brother Jeffry R. Storey Theta Chi Fraternity Helping Hand Scholarship
Awarded to the undergraduate brother of Theta Chi Fraternity that best displays leadership to Fraternity, Community, and University. Applicants...
Awarded to the undergraduate brother of Theta Chi Fraternity that best...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
The Brother Royce Keehr Theta Chi Fraternity Freshman Welcome Scholarship
Awarded to a high school senior who will be attending UWRF as a freshman student. Applicants must submit a short one-page essay on why they should...
Awarded to a high school senior who will be attending UWRF as a freshman...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Willis H. Miller Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshman with preference given to applicants from the general Hudson – North Hudson, Wisconsin area, which...
Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshman with preference given to...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Rasmussen Radio Internship
The purpose of the internship will be to promote and support learning opportunities for Journalism students. The endowment will support general...
The purpose of the internship will be to promote and support learning...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,800.00
2 Ended $1,800.00 None
Al E. Murray Scholarship
Student must be entering their junior or senior year with a major in Journalism. A requirement for this scholarship is your intent to pursue a...
Student must be entering their junior or senior year with a major in...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $445.00
2 Ended $445.00 None
Dan and Lori McGinty Scholarship
Awarded to student admitted into the Teacher Education Program in a Health and Human Performance major with demonstrated involvement in...
Awarded to student admitted into the Teacher Education Program in a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Dr. Daniel H. Brown Family Scholarship
Recipient must be a junior or senior at UWRF and enrolled in the Education degree program. Recipient must be an undergraduate student seeking...
Recipient must be a junior or senior at UWRF and enrolled in the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 Ended $1,000.00 None
Dr. James W. Pratt Scholarship
Student must have attained junior status, be majoring in Communication Studies or Marketing Communications and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Student must have attained junior status, be majoring in Communication...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
North Central Cheese Industries Association Scholarship
This scholarship supports students with a major or minor in Food Science. Student must have completed at least 45 semester credits. Student must...
This scholarship supports students with a major or minor in Food...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Robert P. Knowles Endowment in International Education
To provide scholarships for students at UW-River Falls to study abroad. Students who desire an international experience are often deterred by lack...
To provide scholarships for students at UW-River Falls to study abroad....
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
5 Ended Varies None
J.E. Butler Molecular Biology Scholarship
This scholarship supports undergraduates who chose a professional career both in science and in appreciation of the fine arts and...
This scholarship supports undergraduates who chose a professional career...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,329.12
4 Ended $2,329.12 None
Frank Briski Ag Business Scholarship
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students with an Agricultural Business major. Preference will be given to Wisconsin High School...
This scholarship supports incoming freshman students with an...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
CBE J-Term Study Abroad
Awarded to students in the College of Business and Economics (CBE) at the discretion of the college. Students must have a College of Business and...
Awarded to students in the College of Business and Economics (CBE) at...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
4 Ended Varies None
CBE Spring/Spring Break Study Abroad
Awarded to students in the College of Business and Economics (CBE) at the discretion of the college. Students must have a College of Business and...
Awarded to students in the College of Business and Economics (CBE) at...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
4 Ended Varies None
Moses Strong Jr. Scholarship
This scholarship supports students majoring in geology. Students must have completed 40 semester credits in their major Students must have at...
This scholarship supports students majoring in geology. Students must...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Beta Gamma Sigma Scholarship
Awarded to a current member of the Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society. Student must be a Junior, Senior or graduating Senior if...
Awarded to a current member of the Beta Gamma Sigma International...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
BioDiagnostics Scholarship - Biology
Awarded to students with Biology majors. Student must be a sophomore, junior or senior. Preference given to a sophomore. Must have a minimum GPA...
Awarded to students with Biology majors. Student must be a sophomore,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended $1,500.00 None
Brian Schultz Award for Excellence in Economics Scholarship
Student must have attained junior or senior status, be an Economics major, and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2.
Student must have attained junior or senior status, be an Economics...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Donald A. Nitz Memorial Music Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a music major and is based on musicianship, good performing skills, and academic achievements. Preference will be...
This scholarship is awarded to a music major and is based on...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
1 Ended $500.00 None
Glenn Potts Leadership Scholarship
Awarded to a student majoring in Business or Economics. Student must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and have demonstrated leadership qualities during...
Awarded to a student majoring in Business or Economics. Student must...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Mathematics Scholarship
This scholarship supports students with a Mathematics major.
This scholarship supports students with a Mathematics major.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Maynard N. Olson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship supports an entering sophomore or junior student with an Elementary Education major. Student must have a minimum cumulative GPA...
This scholarship supports an entering sophomore or junior student with...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Ray and Barb McIntosh and Dr. Don and Helen Perkins Scholarship
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman with a secondary education major in STEM, specifically Biology Education, Physics Education,...
This scholarship supports an incoming freshman with a secondary...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Ruth and David Wood Scholarship
This scholarship supports an entering junior or senior with an English Education major. Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.2 in English and...
This scholarship supports an entering junior or senior with an English...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
3 Ended $1,000.00 None
CEPS Summer Study Abroad
Awarded to students in the College of Education and Professional Studies (CEPS) at the discretion of the college who will be participating in an...
Awarded to students in the College of Education and Professional Studies...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
4 Ended Varies None