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University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI
University Website: www.wisc.edu
Apply Online: www.admissions.wisc.edu/applyOnline.php
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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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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $24,342.00 avg tuition

500 Lincoln Dr
Madison, WI 53706-1380
(608) 262-1234

Apply online Admissions:
www.wisc.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.finaid.wisc.edu/

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Library Science
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Scholarships for Students in Wisconsin

Name Amount Deadline
Grover-Stuff Bonduel Scholarship Varies Varies
Mark H. Dreyer Scholarship Varies Varies
Charles Thorpe Scholarship in the Visual Arts Varies Varies
Tom George Scholarship Varies Varies
Karle P. Guth Scholarship Varies Varies
Kemper K. Knapp Scholarship Varies Varies
National Merit Scholarship - UW - Madison Varies Varies
CALS Freshman Scholarship - UW - Madison Up to $1,500 Varies
CALS Continuing Student Scholarship - UW - Madison Up to $3,000 Varies
CALS Minority Scholarship - UW - Madison Up to $2,000 Varies
Ada Holt Lorentz Award Varies Varies
Albert J. and Adelaide Riker Scholarship Varies Varies
Albert J. and Adelaide E. Riker Plant Pathology Award Varies Varies
Aldo Leopold Scholarship Varies Varies
Alpha Zeta Outstanding Freshman Award Varies Varies
Anna L. Rowe Scholarship Varies Varies
Anton G. "Tony" Sendelbach Scholarship Varies Varies
August M. Gorenz Scholarship Varies Varies
Badger Flyers Scholarship Varies Varies
Cargill Diversity Scholarship - UWM Varies Varies
Carl Krieger Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Carroll D. Besadny Scholarship Varies Varies
Carleton A. Friday Scholarship Varies Varies
Charlene Rieck Krembs University League Scholarship Varies Varies
Charles Eckburg Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Charles L. Ream Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Daryl B. Lund Graduate Fellowship Varies Varies
Daughters of Demeter Academic Merit Award Varies Varies
David Curwen Student Enhancement Fund Award Varies Varies
David N. Conner Scholarship Varies Varies
Dick J. and Grace B. Stith Scholarship Varies Varies
Dick Weigle Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Don S. Montgomery Scholarship Varies Varies
Dorothy Strong Scholarship Varies Varies
Dowaine Giraud Dairy Promotion Scholarship Varies Varies
Dr. Keizaburo Mogi Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Dwayne Rohweder Forage Extension Fund Fellowship Varies Varies
Earle D. Lyon Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Edna F. and Walter E. Schmidt Academic Merit Award Varies Varies
Edna F. and Walter E. Schmidt Freshmen Academic Merit Award Varies Varies
Eli Lilly and Company Academic Merit Award $1,000 Varies
Elizabeth Vergeront 4-H Scholarship Varies Varies
Ellward H. Wolff Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Esther I. Ihlenfeldt Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Eunice and Howard Ream Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Farm Credit Services Scholarship - CALS UW Varies Varies
Ferdinand Plaenert New Freshmen Excellence Award Varies Varies
Frank Barron Morrison Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Fred Pabst Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Frozen Food Industry Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Gavin and Mary Weis Scholarship Varies Varies
Gail Edwin and Janice Faye Janssen Biological Systems Engineering Scholarship Varies Varies
Georgia M. Hellberg Scholarship Varies Varies
George Dehnert Memorial WALSAA Scholarship Varies Varies
Gus Bohstedt / Kiwanis Club of Downtown Madison Scholarship Varies Varies
Growmark Inc. Scholarship - CALS UW Varies Varies
Hagedorn-Plant Pathology Scholarship Varies Varies
Ham Bruhn Biological Systems Engineering Scholarship Varies Varies
Hans F. Dresel Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Hattie B. Goessling Nutritional Science Scholarship Varies Varies
Helen MacDonald Award Scholarship Varies Varies
Helen Miller Forestry Scholarship Varies Varies
Herbert R. Bird Scholarship Varies Varies
Hugh A. Dega Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Irving W. Gerhardt-Madison East FFA Scholarship Varies Varies
J.W. Watt Agricultural Journalism Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Jack Gorski Scholarship Varies Varies
John A. Spurrell Scholarship Varies Varies
John N. McGovern Family Scholarship Varies Varies
John W. Renk Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Karen Spector Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Kenneth Royer Scholarship Varies Varies
Kirk and Adele Hatch Scholarship Varies Varies
Land O' Lakes Intern Stipend $1,600 Varies
Laurence F. Graber Scholarship Varies Varies
Laurence N. and Anella W. Dexter Scholarship Varies Varies
Lawrence M. Wyeker Career Developement Fund Scholarship Varies Varies
Leo M. Walsh Academic Merit Award Varies Varies
Lloyd and Genevieve Bostian Scholarship Varies Varies
Lynndon and Norma Brooks Scholarship Varies Varies
M.L. Sunde Scholarship Varies Varies
Martin A. Abrahamsen Scholarship Varies Varies
MANRRS Students of Color Scholarship - CALS UW Varies Varies
Mary Heisdorf Scholarship Varies Varies
Michael C. Spitzbarth Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Neal and Darlyne Jorgensen Dairy Science Award Varies Varies
Netzer-Brouchoud Scholarship Varies Varies
Norman F. Olson Cheese Research Scholarship Varies Varies
O.R. Zeasman Memorial Award Varies Varies
Oscar A. and Gertrude L. Hanke Poultry-Journalism Award Varies Varies
Oscar Magistad Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Patrick Cudahy, Inc. Scholarship Varies Varies
Rho Chapter of Pi Alpha Xi Scholarship Varies Varies
Richard D. Powell Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Robert and Janice Walton Scholarship Varies Varies
Robert B. Hendricks Memorial / Hardwood Manufacturers Assoc. Scholarship Varies Varies
Robert Grummer Swine Industry Internship Scholarship Varies Varies
Robert McCabe Student Academic Excellence Award Varies Varies
Robert Niedermeier Dairy Science Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Roger W. Ambrose Scholarship Varies Varies
Ross Charles Pech Memorial Trust Scholarship Varies Varies
Ruffed Grouse Scholarship - John Michael Dew Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Russell J. Schuler Agribusiness Scholarship Varies Varies
Simon So Scholarship Varies Varies
Steenbock-Borden Award Varies Varies
Steven Miller Foundation Scholarship Varies Varies
University of Wisconsin Poultry Science Club Scholarship Varies Varies
Vic Burcalow Scholarship Varies Varies
Vicky Lee Hirsh Academic Merit Award Varies Varies
Vicky Lee Hirsh Endowment for Conservation Scholarship Varies Varies
Vincent E. Kivlin Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
W.D. Hoard Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
W.D. Hoard Memorial Graduate Scholarship Varies Varies
W.H. McGibbon Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Walter H. Ebling Scholarship Varies Varies
Wes Hansche Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
Williard F. "Fritz" Mueller Scholarship Varies Varies
William F. Connell Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
William Longenecker Memorial Scholarship Varies Varies
William Rothermel Agronomy Scholarship Varies Varies
William T. Dible-Terra International, Inc. Fund Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin Agricultural Engineer Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin Agricultural Engineering Freshman Award Varies Varies
Wisconsin Association of Professional Ag Consultants Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin Fertilizer and Chemical Association Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin Hatcheries Association Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Award Varies Varies
Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Award Varies Varies
Wisconsin Livestock and Meat Council Continuing Student Award Varies Varies
Wisconsin Pork Producers Association / Robert Grummer Scholarship Varies Varies
Wisconsin State Cranberry Growers Association Scholarship Varies Varies
Wood Component Manufacturers Association Scholarship Varies Varies
CHS University Scholarship $1,000 Varies
HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students Varies Varies
ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship $10,000 Varies
Leo M. Walsh Academic Merit Award Varies Varies
Robert B. Hendricks Memorial / Hardwood Manufacturers Assoc. Scholarship Varies Varies
Stamps Foundation Scholarship 100% of tuition Varies