Fall Travel Study,
Spring Travel Study,
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Fall Travel Study||2017||03/15/2017||04/01/2017||TBA||TBA|
UW-W Global Experiences Scholarships
Requirements and Application Deadlines
The University of Wisconsin - Whitewater offers a variety of scholarships to support students' study abroad experiences. In order to be considered for a UW-W Global Experiences Scholarship, students must:
- Be participating in a credit-bearing global experiences program approved by UW-W, as evidenced by having an active UW-W Global Experiences Application for the same term as your scholarships application (scholarship applications submitted for a term other than the term you are studying abroad will not be considered).
- Complete a UW-W Global Experiences Scholarship Application by the relevant application deadline:
|Scholarship Deadline||For Global Experiences programs in:|
|October 1st||Spring, Winterim, Calendar Year (Spring+Fall)|
|March 15th||Summer, Fall, Academic Year (Fall+Spring)|
Note: You must submit your scholarship application for the same term as your global experiences program application. For example, if you are applying for a "Spring Travel Study 2015" program, you must submit a "Spring Travel Study 2015" scholarship application. Scholarship applications submitted for any term other than the term you are studying abroad will not be considered.
Available Scholarships and Eligibility Criteria
The following is a list of scholarships available through the UW-W Center for Global Education scholarship process. Please read the descriptions and criteria carefully before applying to ensure that you meet the minimum scholarship requirements before applying. One UW-W Global Experiences Scholarship Application is sufficient for all UW-W sponsored study abroad scholarships for which you are eligible, with the exception of scholarships that are indicated to have a separate application process.
Burton Heldt Study Abroad Scholarship
All UW-Whitewater students who will have junior or senior standing at the time of participation, regardless of major, are eligible for this award. Candidates have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must be participating in any study abroad program (travel study, semester, academic year, etc).
Roger and Sandy Ludeman Study Abroad ScholarshipThis scholarship was made possible by the generous contributions of Roger and Sandy Ludeman. All UW-Whitewater students who will have junior or senior standing at the time of participation, regardless of major, are eligible for this award. Candidates have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must be participating in a semester or year-long program.
Rama K Bharadwaj ScholarshipAll UW-Whitewater students who will have junior or senior standing at the time of participation, regardless of major, are eligible for this award. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
International Studies ScholarshipThis scholarship was established by Dr. James Connor, who served as UW-Whitewater's Chancellor from 1974 to 1991. Connor built a more diverse faculty and student body, which included international students from Nigeria, Hong Kong, and Iran. Connor retired as Chancellor in 1991 to become the Executive Director of the Kemper Foundation in Long Grove, Illinois. He continued his active interest in UW-W by establishing numerous scholarships and maintaining an active presence on campus and in the Whitewater community. This scholarship shall be made only to junior or senior students who are enrolled full time, and who applied to study abroad.
Yvonne Fiskum International ScholarshipStudents participating in any global experiences program who a 2.5 UW-W cumulative GPA or higher and with demonstrated financial need are eligible for this scholarship.
College of Education Study Abroad ScholarshipStudents must be Education majors to be eligible for this scholarship. Candidates must have sophomore standing or higher and a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Scholarship funding is provided by the College of Education & Professional Studies and is subject to availability. Note: At this time, College of Education scholarship funding is reserved for students participating in international student teaching programs who are doing a portion of their student teaching in the U.S. and a portion abroad during the same semester.
College of Business & Economics Study Abroad ScholarshipStudents must have sophomore standing or higher, a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and a major in the College of Business & Economics to be eligible for this award. Scholarship funding is provided by the College of Business & Economics and is subject to availablity.
Note: The College of Business and Economics has committed to awarding scholarships of $1000 to all students are participating in a semester or year long program who meet these scholarship eligibility requirements.