​Scholarships: How to Apply

​​We are pleased that you are interested in the UW-Stevens Point School of Education Scholarship Program. Each year, the number and dollar amounts of scholarships offered changes due to the dollar amounts donated.  

 A complete, printable list of scholarships offered
for the 2015-16 academic year
can be found here



Scholarships Home
How to Apply
List of Scholarships
Oscar Neale Fellowship

Application Process

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply for scholarships. Please note, however, that each scholarship describes specific qualifications that applicants must meet in order to be considered for an award.

Students interested in applying for scholarships must submit a completed School of Education Scholarship Application to 470 College of Professional Studies by the deadline, 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Class schedule, required essay, and one confidential reference form completed by a university faculty, staff, or campus employer must also be submitted by the deadline. Late applications will not be considered.

Professional Education Program Scholarship Application 

School of Education Scholarship Reference Form
Reminder: References should be from university faculty,
 staff, or campus employers

Lenice Christine Merrill Eskritt Memorial Scholarship Essay Form

Oscar Neale Biography for Oscar Neale Scholarship Applicant

Students studying abroad during the spring semester are encouraged to submit a scholarship application and essay. Students abroad should follow the same requirements as listed above.


Selection Process

The School of Education Awards Committee will meet to select the award winners, using the following criteria:

  • Application information
  • Essay quality
  • Financial need
  • Reference quality
  • Cumulative Grade Point Average

Award winners will be notified the week of March 2, 2015, and will be invited to attend the School of Education Celebration of Teaching and Learning Reception on Thursday, May 7, 2015. The winners receive the actual scholarship in the fall of 2015.