Scholarships requiring an application

UW-Stevens Point (main campus)

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.

We offer additional scholarships that vary in value and requirements. This category includes noteworthy awards for:

  • Out-of-state students

  • Diversity students

  • Student leadership and service

  • Students with 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 November 15.

A full listing of these additional awards can be found here.

UW-Stevens Point at Marshfield 

The University Foundation of UW-Stevens Point at Marshfield offers merit, non-merit and need-based scholarships to new, continuing and transfer students who have demonstrated qualities of excellence in academics and community service or who have financial need. For the 2019-2020 academic year, the University Foundation awarded scholarships totaling about $40,500.

University Foundation scholarships are funded through the generosity of local individuals, business and foundations.

UW-Stevens Point at Marshfield Foundation Scholarship Application 

For a list of scholarships, please contact the student affairs coordinator at 715-384-1717 or Send completed scholarship application by March 1 to:

Solution Center
UW-Stevens Poin at Marshfield 
2000 W. 5th St.
Marshfield, WI 54449

UW-Stevens Point at Wausau

By submitting the UWSP at Wausau scholarship application (available to students in November), you are considered for over $160,000 in scholarships given each year by the UW Wausau Campus Foundation.

Who should apply for UWSP at Wausau scholarships? All current and prospective degree-seeking students (including current high school seniors) are strongly encouraged to apply.

How To Apply
1. Preview the scholarship application questions (link to attached PDF) and prepare your responses.
2. Complete and submit the online Scholarship Application (available online, November 20 – February 15). The priority deadline for guaranteed consideration for all available scholarships is January 13.

Contact information:
UW Wausau Campus Foundation
518 South 7th Avenue
Wausau, WI 54401
Phone: 715-261-6280 

Additional Financial Aid information

Closer to home, UW-Stevens Point is among the most affordable schools in the University of Wisconsin System. The quality of life here is high, and the cost of living is low.

Cost should not prevent you from attending university. From your first day at UW-Stevens Point to your last, our financial aid staff will help you secure grants, employment, loans and scholarships.

For your estimate of financial aid from UW-Stevens Point visit the net price calculator or the financial aid website.

Our text rental program adds even more value to our affordable price. This benefit will save you thousands of dollars per year compared with purchasing your books!