All UAA Scholarships
* Indicates national scholarship requiring university endorsement.
Scholarships

Bascom Hill Society Scholarship

Tuition, room and board for one year awarded to an upperclassman for outstanding service and leadership. Apply as sophomore or junior.

Beinecke Scholarship*

Up to $34,000 for graduate study in the arts, humanities or social sciences. Apply as a junior.

Churchill Scholarship*

 
Post-graduate scholarship for STEM students, funding a one year master’s program at Cambridge University.

Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Funds a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.

Goldwater Scholarship*

Up to $7,500 for undergraduate STEM students who plan to pursue a PhD and a research career. Apply as a sophomore or junior.

Hilldale Undergraduate/Faculty Research Fellowship

$3,000 stipend given to upperclassmen planning collaborative research projects with UW-Madison faculty/staff in any field.

Holstrom Environmental Scholarship

$3,000 stipend awarded to upperclassmen planning collaborative research projects with UW-Madison faculty/staff in an environmental field.

Marshall Scholarship*

Post-graduate scholarship funding one to three years of graduate study at any university in the UK.

Meyerhoff Undergraduate Excellence Awards for Leadership,
Service and Scholarship

 

$1,000 award for upperclassmen. Recipients are selected by nominating units on campus.

Mitchell Scholarship*

Post-graduate scholarship funding a one year master's program in any discipline at a university in Ireland or Northern Ireland.

NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program

Funds accelerated PhD or MD/PhD training for outstanding science students committed to biomedical research careers.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program 

Funds up to three years of research-based graduate study in STEM or social sciences.

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Funds up to two years of graduate study – in any field and in any advanced degree-granting program – in the United States.

Rhodes Scholarship*

Post-graduate scholarship funding one to three years of study at Oxford University.

Schwarzman Scholars*

Post-graduate scholarship funding leading to a one year Masters degree as a Schwarzman Scholar at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China.

Sophomore Research Fellowship

$2,500 stipend given to sophomore students planning collaborative research projects with UW-Madison faculty/staff in any field.

Theodore Herfurth and Teddy Kubly Awards for Initiative and Efficiency

$2,000 award to two outstanding seniors. Must be nominated by UW-Madison faculty/staff.

Truman Scholarship*

Up to $30,000 to fund graduate study in any field leading to a career in public service. Apply as a junior.

Udall Undergraduate Scholarship*

Up to $7,000 for undergraduates committed to pursuing a career related to the environment, or students of American Indian/Alaskan native descent committed to a career in Native healthcare or tribal policy. Apply as a sophomore or junior.

University Book Store Award

$1,000 cash award to students in all disciplines who have completed an outstanding independent project at UW-Madison, such as a senior thesis.