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Scholarships are monetary gifts from community, private, and campus sources and are usually based on academic merit or some other criteria. Some scholarships also require verification of financial need. Therefore, all scholarship applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Campus foundations, local businesses, and other sources provide scholarships for students at the University. No repayment of scholarships is required.

Contact your high school counselor and/or the Solution Center for scholarship information.

University Foundation Scholarships

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 $70,000.

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

Priority consideration date is December 1, 2019; final deadline for applications is February 15, 2020Applications will not be accepted after this date.

Scholarship Application Form 

Special Scholarship Listing

University Foundation Scholarships (with specific criteria and/or requirements)

Special Scholarship Listing

​Name of Special Scholarship


​Who's Eligible?

Ken and Ardyce Heiting Scholarship


​New freshman

Preference given to students with disabilities

Oscar and Dorothy Frankwick Scholarship


​New or continuing student who has been in foster care or is an orphan. Student must be a full time student in good academic standing.

​Earl & Carol Nelson Scholarship


​Student must be from Marshfield or central Wisconsin. Student must be in good academic standing.

​Dental Clinic of Marshfield


​New freshman, transfer or continuing student. Must have graduated from Marshfield or Columbus High School.

​Inclusive Excellence Scholarship


​Student must be an under represented (ethnic minority) student in good academic standing.

​Molly Alexandar Allard Scholarship


​Nursing Major admitted to a nursing program

​Patrice Ptacek Memorial Scholarship


​Continuing student who is a Sophomore. Must be interested in serving others, preference given to a liberal arts major.

Woman of the Future Scholarship


​Full-time female student entering the sophomore year who is majoring in something other than nursing.

Norbert E. & Phyllis J. Koopman Family Scholarship


​Current student who has completed three full time semesters. Student must have participated in a varsity sport or other student activities. Awarded in the student's 4th semester.

​Neil Sokolowski Journalism Scholarship


Continuing student who is a sophomore and is a journalism, English or communications major.

​John Harrington Memorial Scholarship


Sophomore student with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who participates in athletics on campus and/or is a physical education related major.

​Music Scholarship


​Students will be contacted by Richard Brunson, Assistant Professor of Music.

​Clarence W. Mitten, Jr. Trust Scholarship


​Student must be a sophomore involved in student leadership or activities and have at least a GPA of 2.75.

​Marshfield Noon Rotary


​Full-time student involved in community activities with leadership skills. GPA of 3.0+.

Professional ​Associate Degree Scholarships


Students enrolled in one of 6 associate degree programs: Applied Finance, Environmental Science, Health Sciences, Human Services, Information Sciencer, Leadership & Project Management

Non-traditional Student Scholarships


​Student must be at least 22 or older. Can be full or part time.

External Funding Sources

Marshfield Area Community Foundation has grants and scholarships available: check out their website:

US Army Women's Foundation Legacy Society Scholarship: The Legacy Scholarship program offers scholarships for today's Army women. Applications must be completed online and the deadline is January 15, 2016. For full details, please visit their website at:

 Department of Education Scholarship resource guide.

State of Wisconsin Educational Board: Check here for Wisconsin grants and loans available to Wisconsin students.

Military ScholarshipsNational Resource Directory. Scholarships are available for Veterans and their families.

P.E.O. Mary Hall ScholarshipCover Letter and Application Form

Wisconsin Lab Association Scholarship 

Police and Fire Science Scholarship

Altrusa Scholarship 

Sunrise Rotary New Horizons Scholarship

Fairest of the Fair Scholarship

Simplicity Credit Union

Online Scholarship Searches

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