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University of Wisconsin-Madison

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Madison, WI

University Website:  www.wisc.edu
Apply Online:  https://www.commonapp.org/

The University of Wisconsin–Madison (also known as University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin, or regionally as UW–Madison, or Madison) is a public research university located in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Founded when Wisconsin achieved statehood in 1848, UW–Madison is the official state university of Wisconsin, and the flagship campus of the University of Wisconsin System. It was the first public university established in Wisconsin and remains the oldest and largest public university in the state. It became a land-grant institution in 1866. The 933-acre (378 ha) main campus includes four National Historic Landmarks.

UW–Madison is organized into 20 schools which enrolled 29,153 undergraduate, 8,710 graduate, and 2,570 professional students and granted 6,040 bachelor's, 3,328 graduate and professional degrees in 2008. The university employs 2,054 faculty members. Its comprehensive academic program offers 135 undergraduate majors, along with 151 master's degree programs and 107 doctoral programs.

The UW is categorized as an RU/VH Research University (very high research activity) in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. In 2010, it had research expenditures of more than 1 billion dollars. In 2008, the University's R&D expenditures were ranked the third highest in the nation. Wisconsin is a founding member of the Association of American Universities.

The Wisconsin Badgers compete in 25 intercollegiate sports in the NCAA's Division I Big Ten Conference and have won 27 national championships.

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University of Wisconsin-Madison College Scholarships

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ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship

American Chemical Society

$10,000 Varies See Details

ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship

American Chemical Society

award

$10,000

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$5,000 June 2019 Scholarship

Course Hero, Inc.

Up to $5,000 June 30, 2019 See Details

$5,000 June 2019 Scholarship

Course Hero, Inc.

award

Up to $5,000

deadline

June 30, 2019
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Land O' Lakes Intern Stipend

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

$1,600 Varies See Details

Land O' Lakes Intern Stipend

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

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$1,600

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Eli Lilly and Company Academic Merit Award

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

$1,000 Varies See Details

Eli Lilly and Company Academic Merit Award

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

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$1,000

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CHS University Scholarship

CHS Foundation

$1,000 Varies See Details

CHS University Scholarship

CHS Foundation

award

$1,000

deadline

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CALS Minority Scholarship - UW - Madison

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

Up to $2,000 Varies See Details

CALS Minority Scholarship - UW - Madison

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

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Up to $2,000

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CALS Freshman Scholarship - UW - Madison

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

Up to $1,500 Varies See Details

CALS Freshman Scholarship - UW - Madison

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

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Up to $1,500

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CALS Continuing Student Scholarship - UW - Madison

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

Up to $3,000 Varies See Details

CALS Continuing Student Scholarship - UW - Madison

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

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Up to $3,000

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Stamps Foundation Scholarship

Stamps Family Charitable Foundation, Inc.

100% of tuition Varies See Details

Stamps Foundation Scholarship

Stamps Family Charitable Foundation, Inc.

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100% of tuition

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Wood Component Manufacturers Association Scholarship

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

Varies Varies See Details

Wood Component Manufacturers Association Scholarship

University of Wisconsin, Madison - Agriculture & Life Science College

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