Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Panther Scholarship Portal!

Below, you will find a listing of scholarship opportunities available to students with information about the applications, deadlines, eligibility criteria, award amounts, donors, and more.

To apply for scholarships, you must be admitted to UWM. Sign in using your ePantherID and complete the General Application. Complete as much as possible, as this will be the primary source of information used to select recipients. Based on your answers in the General Application, you will be directed to fill out more specific applications tied to scholarships for which you are eligible.

Additional scholarship information may be found at scholarships.uwm.edu. Questions? Concerns? Feedback? Contact the Office of Student Scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Electa Quinney Institute’s First Nation Scholarship
This scholarship is to provide financial support for First Nation...
Deadline10/16/2022
Varies up to $5,000 Roy Arthur Swanson Comparative Literature Merit Scholarship
The Roy Arthur Swanson Merit Scholarship in Comparative Literature is...
Deadline10/24/2022
Up to $550 M-cubed Smart Start Scholarship
Awarded to students participating in the M-cubed Smart Start program, as...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies - minimum $500 William J. Seidler Scholarship
The Seidler Scholarship is given to a declared philosophy major with a...
Deadline11/05/2022
Varies Jeffrey R. Hayes Research Award
This award is for graduate students in the Department of Art History for...
Deadline11/06/2022
Varies up to $5,000 David D. Mulroy Classics Scholarship
The David D. Mulroy Classics Scholarship was created by an anonymous...
Deadline11/07/2022
$1,000 to $1,500 Roberta and J. Martin Klotsche Scholarship
The Roberta and J. Martin Klotsche Scholarship is given to a small...
Deadline11/10/2022
$500 Amelia Lucas Trust Fund Award
The Amelia Lucas Trust Fund award assists communication students...
Deadline11/15/2022
$500 to $1,000 Communication Graduate Research Award
Communication graduate students who are engaged in faculty-directed...
Deadline11/15/2022
$500 to $1,000 Frank E. X. Dance Scholarship
The Frank E.X. Dance Scholarship recognizes an outstanding Communication...
Deadline11/15/2022
up to $1,000 John Paul Jones Scholarship
This scholarship honors the late John Paul Jones who spent the latter...
Deadline11/15/2022
Varies up to $1,500 John R. Johnson Scholarship
The John R. Johnson Research Award recognizes and supports undergraduate...
Deadline11/15/2022
$2,000 Renee A. Meyers Scholarship
Given to a graduate student in the Department of Communication with...
Deadline11/15/2022
Students receive a stipend of $5,000 for participating in a 10-week summer program. Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Achievement Program (McNair Scholars Program) Student Application
The McNair Scholars Program is a federal TRIO grant funded by the United...
Deadline11/30/2022
Full-ride Anu and Satya Nadella Scholarship
Awarded to new freshmen pursuing computer science, data science, or...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Barbara R. Sieger Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships for students with disabilities who are registered with the...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Edward and Diane Zore Honors College Scholarship
Edward and Diane Zore Honors College Scholarship is awarded to...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Fred Miller/Milwaukee Braves Scholarship
The Fred Miller/Milwaukee Braves Memorial Scholarship is offered every...
Deadline12/01/2022
$1000 minimum Frederick P. and Joan F. Kessler Student Leadership Scholarship
For graduates of a Milwaukee Public High School who is either an...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies up to $8,000 (renewable) Froedtert Memorial Hospital Scholarship
Awarded to students in health-related academic programs to help increase...
Deadline12/01/2022
varies Gina Rosko Memorial Scholarship
$500 minimum scholarship for graduating senior from Tremper High School...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Hawkins Honors Scholarship
The Hawkins Honors Scholarship provides funding to incoming freshman...
Deadline12/01/2022
$2,000.00 Helmut W Hampel Scholarship
Intended to provide support for undergraduate or graduate students...
Deadline12/01/2022
$1,000.00 Honors College Equity & Inclusion Scholarship
The Honors College Equity & Inclusion Scholarship is awarded to...
Deadline12/01/2022
$1,000 Honors College Florian J. and M. Barbara Dominiak Scholarship Fund
The Honors College Florian J. and M. Barbara Dominiak Scholarship is...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Honors College Scholarship
This scholarship provides financial support to outstanding students in...
Deadline12/01/2022
$0.00 Honors College Study Abroad Scholarship
The Honors College offers scholarships to support students studying...
Deadline12/01/2022
$5,000 Jack F. and Corrine V. Reichert Scholarship
This scholarship will provide an award for one entering freshman who is...
Deadline12/01/2022
$0.00 Judith G. Scott '81 Honors Scholarship
This fund provides scholarships for students enrolled in the UWM Honors...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies KleinOsowski Honors College Scholarship
Through a donation from Honors College Alumna AJ KleinOsowski and her...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Lawrence Baldassaro Honors College Scholarship
This scholarship honors Emeritus Professor Lawrence Baldassaro, who...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Marvin Weber Scholarship
Intended for undergraduates in a STEM major (science, technology,...
Deadline12/01/2022
Full-Tuition Morgridge Foster Care Scholarship
Renewable up to four academic years after initial academic year, Covers...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Professor Debra Majeed Honors Scholarship
The Professor Debra Majeed Scholarship is awarded to BIPOC undergraduate...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Provost's Honors College Merit Scholarship
Provost’s Honors College Merit Award is a four-year undergraduate...
Deadline12/01/2022
2,000 Robert W. Baird Honors College Scholarship
The Robert W. Baird Corporation Scholarship is a one-year $2,000...
Deadline12/01/2022
Two awards at $2500 each Sentry Insurance Foundation Leadership Scholarship
Open to incoming freshmen from a Wisconsin high school with a minimum...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies Tabak Law Excellence Scholarship
The Tabak Law Excellence Scholarship provides funding to students in the...
Deadline12/01/2022
$2,000.00 Walter and Mary Hampel Scholarship
Undergraduate, first generation college student, academic merit 3.0 GPA...
Deadline12/01/2022
$5,000 Ziegler Family Scholarship
The Ziegler Family Scholarship is a one-year $5,000 undergraduate award...
Deadline12/01/2022
Varies UWM Excellence Award for New Transfer Students - Spring
The Transfer Excellence Scholarship is for high-achieving transfer...
Deadline12/04/2022
Varies Ron Perez Legacy Scholarship
To honor the legacy of former Dean Ron Perez by providing scholarship...
Deadline01/15/2023
$1,000 minimum Aileen Rockjordan Scholarship
The Aileen Rockjordan Scholarship is awarded to Social Work graduate...
Deadline01/27/2023
Varies Amy Tessmer Boening Scholarship Fund
The primary purpose of the fund is to support an area of greatest need...
Deadline01/27/2023
$2,000 Barbara Atchison Community and Orgainzation Leadership Scholarship
The Barbara Atchison Community and Organization Leadership Scholarship...
Deadline01/27/2023
$1,000 Carole Stewart and Family Scholarship
The Carole Stewart and Family Scholarship is awarded to students...
Deadline01/27/2023
Varies Casper and Mary Ondrejka Scholarship
The Casper and Mary Ondrejka Scholarship Fund is available to students...
Deadline01/27/2023
$0.00 Chancellor's Graduate Student Award in Educational Policy & Communication Studies
Deadline01/27/2023
$0.00 Chancellor's Graduate Student Award in Urban Education: Administrative Leaders
Deadline01/27/2023
$0.00 Chancellor's Graduate Student Award in Urban Education: Curriculum & Instruction
Deadline01/27/2023