2019 Pointer Payback Scholarships
We value our students above everything else, so we invest heavily in their success. Pointer Payback scholarships are automatic (no separate application is required) and guaranteed to incoming first-year and transfer students who meet these eligibility requirements:
For first-year students
$2,000 in Pointer Payback with:
27+ ACT and top 25% or 3.50+ GPA
$1,500 in Pointer Payback with:
22+ ACT and top 25% or 3.50+ GPA
23+ ACT and top 30% or 3.30+ GPA
24+ ACT and top 35% or 3.10+ GPA
25+ ACT and top 40% or 2.90+ GPA
26+ ACT and top 45% or 2.70+ GPA
For transfer students
$1,000 in Transfer Payback with:
12+ transferrable credits and 3.25+ transfer GPA
Attention National Merit Finalists! - Please call the Director of Recruitment at 715-346-2441 to discuss special awards for students in this elite category.
Payback scholarships are one-time awards specific to the UW-Stevens Point main campus. Recipients must be U.S. citizens attending UW-Stevens Point at least half-time (6+credits per semester). Based on available funding.
Scholarships requiring an application
We offer additional scholarships that vary in value and requirements. This category includes noteworthy awards for:
Attention National Merit finalists! Call the director of recruitment and admissions at 715-346-2441 to discuss special awards for students in this elite category.
- Out-of-state students
- Diversity students
- Student leadership and service
- Students with a specific major in mind
These scholarships require a separate application that can be found here. For these awards, priority consideration will be given to students who have been admitted
and submitted their scholarship application by December 15.
A full listing of these additional awards can be found