Leah Fetter Merit Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded in the name of Leah Fetter, a bright and dedicated former student in French at UWM. The scholarship is awarded based on academic achievement and demonstrated financial need to a UWM student who is going to participate in one of UWM’s study-abroad or exchange programs in French-speaking countries. Applicants must be French majors and have current FAFSA scores to be eligible. This scholarship is for Summer 2021 or Fall 2021 study abroad provided travel restrictions from the pandemic are lifted. Students graduating in May 2021 are not eligible.

For optimal consideration, students should fill out these parts of the general scholarship application and make sure the most recent transcript is uploaded:

  • Co-curricular Activities
  • Community Service and Volunteer Work
  • Work Experience
  • Academic and Career Goals

You may edit your general application at any time prior to the deadline for the Leah Fetter Merit Scholarship.

The late Dr. Bruce Fetter
Up to $1,500
School/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
French, Italian, and Comparative Literature, College of Letters & Sciences
Supplemental Questions
  1. Provide a short description of the study abroad program or international internship you will be participating in, including the time period you will be abroad.
  2. Describe how a study abroad experience will help you meet your educational and professional goals.