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World Languages Scholarships

The department offers a variety of scholarships to students pursuing majors, minors and certificates in world languages. Scholarships applications are submitted in early spring and awards are granted in mid-spring and students are then honored at our Department Award Ceremony in late April.  Award recipients are selected by Award Committee made up of department faculty.  Students are made aware of scholarship opportunities in the spring via email notifications and by faculty instructors. 

Academic Awards

Small gifts awarded to students for their excellence in the study of German.

Small gifts awarded to students for their excellence in the study of German.

Awarded to a student who plans to study abroad in France, Germany, Russia, or Spain. Students must submit application for consideration to the Department of World Languages and Literatures. Apply by the deadline. Link to a word document application form can be included here.

Awarded to a student who plans to study abroad in France, Germany, Russia, or Spain. Students must submit application for consideration to the Department of World Languages and Literatures. Apply by the deadline. Link to a word document application form can be included here.

  • World Languages major who will study abroad in a UWSP full semester language-based program.
  • Selection based on leadership and academic ability by Department of World Languages and Literatures.
  • Preference given to students pursuing teacher certification in a language.
  • Students must submit application for consideration.
  • Awarded: Spring
  • Amount Varies (up to $600)

 

Awarded to a junior or senior World Languages major. Excellence in undergraduate World Language study (Spanish, French and German). Apply here by the deadline. Award of $400.

Awarded to a junior or senior World Languages major. Excellence in undergraduate World Language study (Spanish, French and German). Apply here by the deadline. Award of $400.

Awarded to a junior or senior World Languages major. Excellence in undergraduate World Language study (Spanish, French and German). Apply here by the deadline. Award of $400.

The award commemorates Jörg-Dietmar Barske and his lifetime commitment to inter-cultural education and international exchange. Jörg-Dietmar Barske dedicated his personal passion and professional career to educating students from developing countries through his work with programs in Germany, Indonesia, and Afghanistan. Recognizing the importance of cross-cultural understanding in the teaching of ESL, this award honors his legacy. There is no application. Award of $100.

Awarded to an undergraduate who displays excellence in German. Apply by the deadline. Award of $150.

Awarded to an outstanding Spanish major. Apply by the deadline. Award of $150.

Awarded to an undergraduate who displays excellence in the study of French. Apply by the deadline. Award of $150.

 

Awarded to a German language major with demonstrated qualities of outstanding character, leadership, and academic ability. The student is selected by the by Department of World Languages and Literatures. There is no application. Award of $100.

FOUNDATION AWARDS

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Scholarships are available for non-traditional students that are not connected to a particular field of study. Visit here for details.

Campus Wide Scholarships are administered by various UW-Stevens Point offices. Visit here for details.

Thanking your scholarship donor is an important part of the scholarship process. It is a requirement of University Foundation before receipt of the scholarship. Information on thanking your donor will be provided to you when your scholarship is awarded. Postage and mailing is handled by the College of Letters and Science.