Scholarships 


We are pleased to inform you of the many scholarships that are offered for School of Health Care Professions students. These scholarships recognize academic excellence and assist deserving individuals who need financial help to continue their studies.
 
Even though the application process may be time-consuming, it is generally worth the effort. Please take time to read the General Scholarship Information that includes tips for applying for scholarships. The scholarship applications tend to be similar so the first one will take the longest and then it will become easier. 
 
It is important that you read the eligibility criteria and furnish ALL the required documentation. Be sure to follow these instructions to request a recommendation/reference from a School of Health Care Professions faculty member:
 
Complete a Faculty Recommendation Form and Letter of Recommendation Release Form when requesting a scholarship recommendation/reference from any faculty. Be sure to give the completed form to the faculty member when you are asking them to be a reference, or email the form to the faculty member after you personally ask the person for a recommendation/reference.
 
Make sure you have a current Personal Data Form in your file in the SHCP Office. These forms are used by faculty when writing letters of recommendation for CP applications, scholarships, etc. Be sure to include all your accomplishments! 
 
If you receive a scholarship, please let us know!! We like to share the good news. Good Luck!!! If you have any questions, please contact the SHCP Office.

The School of Health Care Professions offers annual scholarships for all School of Health Care Profession majors. Eligibility requirements are listed on the application. 

 
 
 
 

 General Scholarships - For All SHCP Majors

Via organizations and agencys outside of UWSP

ARTIC PHYSICAL THERAPY SCHOLARSHP - For any field of study.
CANCER FOR COLLEGE - For cancer survivors and patients.
ERIC DELSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - For those with hemophilia or von Willebrand disease.
INTERNATIONAL ORDER OF THE KING'S DAUGHTERS AND SONS - For most health care fields of study.
LIFE AND HEALTH INSURANCE FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION - For those that have experienced the death of a parent or legal guardian.
MCO SCHOLARSHIP - For those that have experienced the death of a parent or legal guardian.
NATIONAL COLLEGIATE CANCER FOUNDATION - SURVIVOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: For cancer survivor or current patient.  LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: for those that have lost a parent or guardian to cancer.
PARTNERS WITH ST. JOSEPH'S SCHOLARSHIP - For volunteer/employees of St. Joseph's, Marshfield.
PEDIATRIC BRAIN TUMOR FOUNDATION OF THE U.S. - For those diagnosed with a brain tumor.
PHI KAPPA PHI - Several scholarships are available.
POLANSKI COLLEGE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - For students of Polish Ancestry, studying Polish language, history, society, culture or significantly engaged with Polish culture.
ROYAL ARCH FOUNDATION OF WISCONSIN - MEDICAL STAFF SCHOLARSHIP:  For those persuing a career in nursing or an allied medical field.  Application available through the SHCP. 
ST. MICHAEL'S FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP - ROBERT WEAVER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  For employees of Ministry St. Michaels's Hospital and enrolled in an accredited program in the health care field.  MEDICAL STAFF SCHOLARSHIP:  Must be enrolled in an accredited program in the health care field.  
ULMAN CANCER FUND FOR YOUNG ADULTS COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP - For young adults being affected by cancer through their own diagnosis or the diagnosis of a loved one.
WILD ROSE HOSPITAL AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIPS - For students enrolled in any health related program.
WISCONSIN MEDICAL SOCIETY FOUNDATION - Amy Hunter-Wilson, MD. Scholarship:  For members of a federally American Indian tribe enrolled in a medical or health-related program.
 

Athletic Training Scholarships

Via UW-Stevens Point - See SHCP Office for details

STEVEN BLOCHER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
JUDITH ANN HERROLD ATHLETIC TRAINING PROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
HEALTHCARE INFORMATION AND MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS SOCIETY (HIMSS) - WISCONSIN DAIRYLAND CHAPTER
MEGAN O’MALLEY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 
ST. MICHAELS HOSPITAL CLINICAL SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP  
ROBERT G. ZACH, M.D. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 

Via Professional Organizations

NATA Undergraduate Scholarships
GLATA Undergraduate Scholarships
WATA Mueller Undergraduate Scholarship
WATA Founding Fathers Scholarship  

Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS) Scholarships

Via UW-Stevens Point - See SHCP Office for details

DAVID AND JULIE CHITHARANJAN CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
TAMMY FELTZ CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
HEALTHCARE INFORMATION AND MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS SOCIETY (HIMSS) - WISCONSIN DAIRYLAND CHAPTER
HARRIET & EMIL PAGEL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
ST. MICHAELS HOSPITAL CLINICAL SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP  
STEVEN F. SCHREINER HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
IDA STANKE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
ROBERT G. ZACH, M.D. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 

Via Professional Organizations

WISCONSIN CLINICAL LABORATORY MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION (CLMA) - See SHCP Office for details

Health Information Management and Technology (HMIT) Scholarships 

Via UW-Stevens Point - See SHCP Office for details

HEALTHCARE INFORMATION AND MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS SOCIETY (HIMSS) - WISCONSIN DAIRYLAND CHAPTER
STEVEN F. SCHREINER HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Via Professional Organizations

Health Science Scholarships

Via UW-Stevens Point - See SHCP Office for details

HEALTHCARE INFORMATION AND MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS SOCIETY (HIMSS) - WISCONSIN DAIRYLAND CHAPTER
ST. MICHAELS HOSPITAL CLINICAL SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP  
ROBERT G. ZACH, M.D. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 

Via Professional Organizations

AMBUCS SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THERAPISTS - Pre-OT, Pre-PT
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF MEDICAL PRACTICE EXECUTIVES (ACMPE) - HCA, HCI
AMERICAN OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY FOUNDATION - Pre-OT
AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION - Pre-P
ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY PROGRAMS IN HEALTH ADMINISTRATION (AUPHA) - HCA
HIMSS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS - HCA, HCI

Nursing Scholarships

Via UW-Stevens Point - See SHCP Office for details

HEALTHCARE INFORMATION AND MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS SOCIETY (HIMSS) - WISCONSIN DAIRYLAND CHAPTER
ST. MICHAELS HOSPITAL CLINICAL SCHOLARSHIP 
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP
SCHOOL OF HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS FACULTY SCHOLARSHIP  
MARY JO TEPP BOYNE MEMORIAL NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
ROBERT G. ZACH, M.D. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 

Via Professional Organizations and Agencys outside of UWSP

Pre-Nursing Scholarships