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Scholarships & fellowships

Scholarships: Empowering Students, Inspiring Donors 

UWL Alumni & Friends Foundation Scholarship applications are now being accepted.

If you will be enrolled for the 2024-2025 academic year, you are eligible to apply for UWL Alumni & Friends Foundation scholarships beginning October 1, 2023. The application deadline date is February 1, 2024, at midnight. Please apply and search at using your NETID credentials.

If you are graduating in May or August 2024, you are eligible to apply for the following graduating senior scholarships if you meet the requirements.

  • Alice DeBower Undergraduate Distinguished Service Award for Graduating Seniors in Recreation Management & Therapeutic Recreation (RMTR)
  • Alice DeBower Undergraduate Distinguished Service Award for Graduating Seniors (RMTR)
  • Joseph P. Heim Endowed Scholarship for Graduating Seniors (Pol Sci/Public Admin)
  • Dr. William "Bill" and Mary Jo Otto Family Scholarship in Recreation (RMTR)
  • Drs. Suzanne & Joseph Toce Biochemistry Scholarship Endowment (Biochemistry)
  • Daron James Williams, M.D. Memorial Scholarship in Pre-Medical Studies Fund (Pre-Med)

To learn more about the donors and stories behind the awards click here


UWL Alumni & Friends Foundation Fellowship applications are now being accepted.

These fellowships can be thought of as closely mentored internships that provide hands-on experience with potential to take on independent projects. The Fellowships are intended to provide experiential learning opportunities for students from any field of study.

Callie Smith  Profile of Callie Smith

Scholarship Coordinator
Cleary Alumni & Friends Center

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Administers the UWL Alumni & Friends Foundation scholarship program.

If you have questions about your specific scholarship, scholarship recipients or if you would like to establish a scholarship, please contact the Development Officer assigned to your academic unit. You can find a list of our Development Team by clicking here