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UW-Superior Alumni Association Scholarships

 


 

 

University of Wisconsin-Superior Foundation, Inc. Scholarships

 

The University of Wisconsin-Superior Foundation, Inc. is a private corporation of university alumni and friends that provides scholarships and other forms of financial assistance to UW-Superior students. These scholarships are administered by a committee independent of the Foundation Office. Most Foundation scholarships are administered annually in the spring and distributed by the beginning of each academic year.

 

For information about Foundation scholarships:

 

        Incoming freshmen should contact the Admissions Office.

 

        Continuing students should go to www.uwsuper.edu/scholarships for instructions and applications; or they may obtain an application from their chair of the department in which they are majoring, and return the completed application to the department chair for final review and approval. Department chairs forward the applications to the UW-Superior Foundation office for processing.

 

Endowed scholarships and annually funded scholarships are listed below.  More information can be obtained online at www.uwsuper.edu/scholarships or from the UW-Superior Foundation, Old Main, Room 237.

 

Scholarships are listed below by category. Some scholarships are listed in more than one category.  Students may qualify for scholarships in more than one category.

 

 

Academic Merit or Financial Need

 

Bernice C. Anderson Scholarship. Full tuition to one or more students showing financial need. Incoming freshmen must be in the second quartile of their high school graduation class. Returning students must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

 

Hans Bredahl Scholarship. For a full-time student with a minimum GPA of 3.0, majoring in any area and exhibiting financial need.

 

Donald and Laura Carroll Scholarship. For full-time undergraduate students who show financial need, and serve as student assistants to the program areas in which they are majoring, working no less than 10 and no more than 20 hours a week during each semester. Entering students must be in the top third of their graduating class. Returning students must have at least a 2.75 GPA to remain eligible.

 

Norton E. Croft Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Enbridge Energy Company Scholarship. For students with financial need. Half of the monies shall be awarded to students in the applied sciences. Students must be residents of the United States or Canada who are entering their second or subsequent year of study.

 

Caroline Erickson Scholarship. For an incoming freshman who is a graduate of a high school in northwestern Wisconsin, who is in the upper 20 percent of his or her class, and who has the recommendation of his or her high school principal.

 

Stuart J. and Florence S. Erickson Scholarship. Full tuition to students graduating in the top 25 percent of their high school class, or renewal based on achievement and minimum GPA of 2.5. Special consideration given to Native American applicants. Students must be enrolled full time and show financial need.

 

Clough Gates Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Dr. and Mrs. Wasyl Halich Scholarship. For a sophomore, junior or senior majoring in history who shows academic merit and financial need.

 

Oluf Haugsrud Scholarship. For students of academic merit.

 

Hermanson Scholarship. For a freshman female who is a resident of rural Douglas County and is ranked in the upper 25th percentile of her high school graduating class.

 

Jim Dan Hill Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Henry R. W. Knudsen Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Lambda Sigma Lambda Scholarship. An annual scholarship for an undergraduate female student at UW-Superior in her junior or senior year with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Students must be active in campus life and show commitment to enhancing campus life at UW-Superior. Preference will be given to applicants who are legacies of Lambda Sigma Lambda/Sigma Sigma Sigma sororities. The junior receiving the scholarship may also be eligible for this scholarship into her senior year as well.

 

William and Sylvia Lange Memorial Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Joe Long Leadership Scholarship. For students who have shown outstanding leadership, who have a minimum 2.25 grade point average, and who show financial need.

 

Flora Marie Loubert Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Paul Meadows Memorial Scholarship. For a student with a 3.0 GPA or higher and in financial need.

 

Morgan and Elizabeth Murphy Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Roger H. and Jane L. (DeBruyne) Nelson Scholarship. To support an annual scholarship given to one of the top five graduating seniors at St. Croix High School in Solon Springs, Wis. Scholarship funds will be awarded to the student at the beginning of his or her second year at UW-Superior, provided he or she has maintained a 3.0 grade point average in his or her first year at UW-Superior.

 

Optimist Club Scholarship. For students with an overall GPA of 3.0 or above, setting positive examples for youth and commitment to service to youth in their community.

 

Maureen Roin Scholarship. Awarded to a student with academic promise who comes from a socially difficult background and who has financial need. Priority will be given to female students.

 

Superior Womanís Club Scholarship. For a female student entering their senior year who has high scholastic rank and needs financial assistance. The student can major in any field of study and must be a resident of Superior or Douglas County.

 

 

Air Force ROTC

 

Richard I. Bong Memorial Scholarship. For an upperclassman from northwest Wisconsin enrolled at UW-Superior and in Air Force ROTC. Preference will be given to students who serve as volunteers at the Richard Bong Heritage Center.

 

Andy Borg - VFW Scholarship. For a student who is a veteran or a student enrolled in Air Force ROTC.

 

General Charles C. McDonald and Col. Karl Moravek  Scholarship. For a UW-Superior student from Wisconsin, Michigan or Minnesota enrolled in Air Force ROTC with a minimum GPA of 2.5.

 

Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. and Dorothy J. Peterson Scholarship. For students from Wisconsin, Michigan, or Minnesota enrolled at UW-Superior and in Air Force ROTC.

 

 

Art, Visual

 

Emile Mathis Art Scholarship. For any student(s) pursuing a degree in art who demonstrate financial need. Available only to freshmen, incoming sophomore students, and freshmen-year recipients who may apply for the tuition for their sophomore year.

 

Ronald J. Mathis Art Scholarship. For any student(s) pursuing a degree in art who demonstrates financial need. Available only to freshmen, incoming sophomore students, and freshmen-year recipients who may apply for the tuition for their sophomore year.

 

Tony Yaworski Scholarship. For a Superior Senior High School student who has excelled in advanced art classes.

 

 

Biology and Earth Science

 

Phil J. Arlausky Scholarship. For an outstanding student in anatomy and physiology who is planning a career in the health field.

 

Edward L. Bolender Memorial Scholarship. For new or continuing students of high academic potential and performance majoring in the natural sciences and/or health professions.

 

Donald and Ruthanna Davidson Botany Research Scholarship. An annual $300 scholarship awarded to a student majoring in biology with an interest in botany. The student must be at least in their junior year and have a minimum GPA of 2.75. The student is to be involved in botany research with a focus in floristics, plant ecology or plant geography as part of their undergraduate training.

 

Dr. George K. Davis Biochemistry Scholarship. Annual $500 scholarship for a junior or senior student majoring in biochemistry with a minimum GPA of 3.5. If no biochemistry student qualifies for the scholarship, the scholarship can be awarded to a similarly qualified student in organic chemistry.

 

Albert and Mary Jane Dickas Scholarship. To support a continuing education student and a full-time student majoring in biology or chemistry.

 

Mabelle Gates Scholarship. For students in science, primarily in bird or nature study.

 

John Hennessy Scholarship. For students majoring in mathematics, chemistry, biology, physics, or foreign language. Students must have a minimum score of 21 on the ACT or 1,000 on the SAT.

 

Lake Superior Research Institute Scholarship. For students majoring in program areas relating to environmental studies.

 

Emma Oexemann Scholarship. For students majoring in biology, preferably incoming freshmen in the top 15th percentile of their graduation class. Continuing students must have at least a 3.0 grade point average for the year immediately preceding the award.

 

Dr. Ann M. Rock Biology Scholarship. For a female student majoring in biology with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and a focus on medicine or health-related studies.

 

Bibiana Roubal Memorial Scholarship. For students who have a comprehensive chemistry major or chemistry major along with a major or minor in biology or math. Otherwise, to students pursuing medicine, dentistry, nursing or other hospital technical occupations.

 

Swenson Family Foundation Scholarship. Full tuition and $500 per semester book stipend for students with financial need majoring in biology, chemistry or math-computer science. This scholarship can be awarded to ten incoming freshman and will be renewable for up to four years if the student continues to pursue a degree in one of the above areas of study and maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

 

 

Business and Economics

 

Thea M. Anderson Scholarship. For students in economics, history, geography, political science, psychology or sociology, with preference to incoming freshmen.

 

Paul and Vikki Buckley Scholarship. A $500 scholarship for a full-time student majoring in business, economics or accounting with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.

 

Roderic and Joyce Campbell Business Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in any area of business.

 

McGladrey & Pullen Scholarship. For students majoring in accounting.

 

Minnesota Power Scholarship. For a sophomore or junior majoring in business and economics with a GPA of 3.5 or higher.

 

William and Olga Munnings Scholarship. Awarded annually to four students: 1) An incoming student from Superior Senior High School; 2) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in business and economics; 3) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in teacher education; 4) a non-traditional student.

 

Leslie Olsen Scholarship. A scholarship for full tuition and books for a junior-level accounting major with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0. Scholarship continues through the recipientís senior year.

 

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond E. Russell Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in any area of business.

 

Sentry Insurance Student Leadership Scholarship. Two scholarships in the amount of $2,500 each to an incoming freshman majoring in business administration, computer science, accounting, finance, or mathematics (actuarial science). This scholarship is renewable for up to four years as long as the recipient maintains a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA and continues to pursue a degree in one of the above areas of study. The recipients of the award are initially selected base don the following criteria: 1. Credentials that place them in the top 15 percent of their high school graduating class. 2. Involvement in extra curricular activities, community activities, charitable organizations, and other endeavors which indicate significant leadership records and outstanding leadership potential.

 

 

Chemistry/Physics

 

Chemistry Department Scholarship. For students majoring in chemistry.

   

Dr. Nathan A. Coward Scholarship. For a student majoring in chemistry or medical technology.

 

Albert and Mary Jane Dickas Scholarship. To support a continuing education student and a full-time student majoring in biology or chemistry.

 

Janis K. Fisher Scholarship. For full-time continuing students of junior or senior status, 3.0 GPA or better, majoring in chemistry, physics, or mathematics.

 

John Hennessy Scholarship. For students majoring in mathematics, chemistry, biology, physics, or foreign language. Students must have a minimum score of 21 on the ACT or 1,000 on the SAT.

 

Loren and Holland Hutchinson Scholarship. For students of academic merit, preferably incoming freshmen, majoring in physics.

 

Carl and Marion Jacobson Scholarship. For students planning to enter engineering school and preparing with subjects such as chemistry, physics, math, computer design, etc.

 

Bibiana Roubal Memorial Scholarship. For students who have a comprehensive chemistry major or chemistry major along with a major or minor in biology or math. Otherwise, to students pursuing medicine, dentistry, nursing or other hospital technical occupations.

 

Edwin H. Schrieber Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in chemistry.

 

Swenson Family Foundation Scholarship. Full tuition and $500 per semester book stipend for students with financial need majoring in biology, chemistry or math-computer science. This scholarship can be awarded to ten incoming freshman and will be renewable for up to four years if the student continues to pursue a degree in one of the above areas of study and maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

 

A. D. Whealdon Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in chemistry, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

 

Communicating Arts

 

Ahlgren Journalism Scholarship. For junior or senior students who have participated in radio, television or journalism activities.  Students may or may not be majoring in one of the mass communication-journalism disciplines.

  

Alpha Psi Omega Scholarship. For a sophomore, junior or senior of good academic achievement, financial need and proficiency in drama and another speech area.

 

Pacey Beers Scholarship. For students who are at least in their junior year, but no further advanced academically than the first semester of their senior year, and who have completed at least two years of enrollment at UW-Superior. Students must major in theatre or music or both, have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.5, and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 in their theatre or music major. Students shall have participated actively in any phase of the public performance activities of the theatre or music programs at UW-Superior.

 

Walter C. Bridges Scholarship. For students in journalism and communications who show academic merit and financial need.

 

Katz Family Scholarship. For an upper-division student of academic excellence majoring in speech communication.

 

Clifford J. Lue Scholarship. For students majoring in mass communication, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Ben L. Munson Memorial Scholarship. For students pursuing a broadcasting career.

 

Kathryn Ohman Scholarship. For outstanding students in drama.

 

 

Distance Learning Program

 

Albert and Mary Jane Dickas Scholarship. To support a continuing education student and a full-time student majoring in biology or chemistry.

 

Gus Frye Scholarship. Half of this annual scholarship is awarded to a student in the Distance Learning program and the other half to a student in teacher education.

 

Marcovich Extended Degree Scholarship. For students in the Distance Learning program.

 

Dr. and Mrs. Ross Stagner Scholarship. Given to three students, respectively, an undergraduate senior majoring in psychology, a Distance Learning student with psychology as one component of an individually designed major, and an undergraduate student majoring in English with an interest in poetry.

 

 

Fine Arts

 

Dorothy McKay Anderson Scholarship. For students in fine arts (art, music, speech) or English letters, preferably a graduate of a Superior or Duluth high school.

 

Paul and Lucile Holden Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in the fine and applied arts or letters and social sciences in fields other than English and history, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Kruk-Guckin-Petersen Scholarship. For students majoring in painting or drawing, and based on financial need.

 

 

Foreign Languages and World Cultures

 

John Hennessy Scholarship. For students majoring in mathematics, chemistry, biology, physics, or foreign language. Students must have a minimum score of 21 on the ACT or 1,000 on the SAT.

 

Louise Roth Mengel Scholarship. An annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student of academic merit with a minor in German. The student should be pursuing a bachelorís degree and must have completed nine credits in a foreign language. Preference should be given in the following order: 1. female student;  2. a student from northern Wisconsin;  3. a student majoring in another foreign language.

 

Oldenburg University Exchange Student Grant. Grants for students to participate in the exchange program with the University of Oldenburg in Germany.

 

 

Geographic Area or Hometown

 

Tommy Downs Scholarship. For a graduate of Spooner (Wis.) High School, with the Foundation award being matched by the community of Spooner.

 

Caroline Erickson Scholarship. For an incoming freshman who is a graduate of a high school in northwestern Wisconsin, who is in the upper 20 percent of his or her class, and who has the recommendation of his or her high school principal.

 

Eugene and Marian Erickson Scholarship. A scholarship for a full-time UW-Superior student who is a graduate of the Northwestern School District in Maple, Wis.

 

Hermanson Scholarship. For a freshman female who is a resident of rural Douglas County and is ranked in the upper 25th percentile of her high school graduating class.

 

Myrl Bernadine Kremer-Camp Horseshoe Scholarship. A long-term loan for a graduate of Northwoods High School, Minong, Wis., to be returned to the UW-Superior Foundation at the recipientís discretion.

 

Louise Roth Mengel Scholarship. An annual $1,000 scholarship awarded to a student of academic merit with a minor in German. The student should be pursuing a bachelorís degree and must have completed nine credits in a foreign language. Preference should be given in the following order: 1. female student; 2. a student from northern Wisconsin; 3. a student majoring in another foreign language.

 

Judge and Mrs. Douglas Moodie Scholarship. For students from Superior or Douglas County, with emphasis on those majoring in legal studies.

 

William and Olga Munnings Scholarship. Awarded annually to four students: 1) An incoming student from Superior Senior High School; 2) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in business and economics; 3) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in teacher education; 4) a non-traditional student.

 

Roger H. and Jane L. (DeBruyne) Nelson Scholarship. To support an annual scholarship given to one of the top five graduating seniors at St. Croix High School in Solon Springs, Wis. Scholarship funds will be awarded to the student at the beginning of his or her second year at UW-Superior, provided he or she has maintained a 3.0 grade point average in his or her first year at UW-Superior.

 

Superior Area Retired Educators Association Scholarship. For junior or senior students from Douglas County majoring in the education field.

 

Superior Womanís Club Scholarship. For a female student entering their senior year who has high scholastic rank and needs financial assistance. The student can major in any field of study and must be a resident of Superior or Douglas County.

 

Tony Yaworski Scholarship. For a Superior Senior High School student who has excelled in advanced art classes.

 

 

Graduate Students

 

Ted Garver Scholarship. Annual $2,000 scholarship for a former menís hockey player completing his fifth year or pursuing a graduate degree at UW-Superior.

 

Fred N. Johnston Scholarship. For a graduate student enrolled in the educational administration program at UW-Superior.

 

Robert D. Krey Research Award. To support two annual educational student awards: (1) The Robert D. Krey Research Award for an outstanding Ed.S. research thesis in educational administration, and/or (2) The Robert D. Krey Scholar Award for scholarly work by an educational administration graduate student. Students competing for the award must submit their scholarly writing or research thesis to a faculty committee for selection. The committee, to be headed by the faculty member mainly responsible for teaching the research class or classes for educational administration if possible, will determine the award recipients.

 

Karl and Margery Meyer Graduate Studies Scholarship. Awarded annually to a graduate student of merit with financial need.

 

 

International Students

 

Kate Rhodes Roberts Memorial Award. For aiding or assisting international students attending UW-Superior.

 

 

Library Science

 

Ed and Amy Greve Library Science Scholarships. Two scholarships of $1,500 each are awarded annually to entering students who minor in library science, or to students already enrolled at UW-Superior who have declared a library science minor. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The awards are renewable annually upon application and approval.

 

Two awards of $500 each are awarded annually to students enrolled at UW-Superior who have completed their baccalaureate degree with teaching certificate, and are seeking to enhance their credentials by working toward Library Media certification in either Wisconsin or Minnesota. Candidates must have completed one course in the UW-Superior Library Science program and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

 

Four scholarships of $400 each are awarded to declared library science minors or to students working toward Library Media certification for professional development.

 

Hester Kyllo Scholarship. Annual scholarship awarded to a student pursuing a library science minor or library science certification.

 

 

Mathematics and Computer Science

 

Robert E. Dahlin Scholarship. For students in mathematics.

 

John O. Danielson Mathematics Scholarship. For students in mathematics, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

John Bloom Davis Scholarship. For a student in computer science or mathematics who shows financial need and has at least a 3.0 grade point average. Preference given to an international student first, and a woman second.

 

Janis K. Fisher Scholarship. For full-time continuing students of junior or senior status, 3.0 GPA or better, majoring in chemistry, physics, or mathematics.

 

Hanson-Hulbert Mathematics Scholarship. For students in mathematics, of academic merit and with financial need, with preference for students planning to teach.

 

John Hennessy Scholarship. For students majoring in mathematics, chemistry, biology, physics, or foreign language. Students must have a minimum score of 21 on the ACT or 1,000 on the SAT.

 

Carl and Marion Jacobson Scholarship. For students planning to enter engineering school and preparing with subjects such as chemistry, physics, math, computer design, etc.

 

Sentry Insurance Student Leadership Scholarship. Two scholarships in the amount of $2,500 each to an incoming freshman majoring in business administration, computer science, accounting, finance, or mathematics (actuarial science). This scholarship is renewable for up to four years as long as the recipient maintains a minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA and continues to pursue a degree in one of the above areas of study. The recipients of the award are initially selected base don the following criteria: 1. Credentials that place them in the top 15 percent of their high school graduating class. 2. Involvement in extra curricular activities, community activities, charitable organizations, and other endeavors which indicate significant leadership records and outstanding leadership potential.

 

Carlton W. Smith Scholarship. For a junior or senior majoring in mathematics, with at least a 3.0 grade point average and financial need.

 

Swenson Family Foundation Scholarship. Full tuition and $500 per semester book stipend for students with financial need majoring in biology, chemistry or math-computer science. This scholarship can be awarded to ten incoming freshman and will be renewable for up to four years if the student continues to pursue a degree in one of the above areas of study and maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

 

 

Music

 

Pacey Beers Scholarship. For students who are at least in their junior year, but no further advanced academically than the first semester of their senior year, and who have completed at least two years of enrollment at UW-Superior. Students must major in theatre or music or both; have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.5, and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 in their theatre or music major. Students shall have participated actively in any phase of the public performance activities of the theatre or music programs at UW-Superior.

 

Big Time Jazz Orchestra Scholarship. Student(s) must be enrolled as a major in the bachelor of music-jazz performance degree program. Excellence in jazz performance and/or composition is to be the primary factor in determining the recipient(s), although financial need may also be taken into consideration. Preference will be given to incoming freshmen.

 

Roy E. Brandser Music Scholarship. For the top student in the sophomore theory class.

 

Eugenia Dorman Davidson Vocal Music Scholarship. Annual $500 scholarship for a female student majoring in music. Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and financial need.

 

Foltz-Schliep Scholarship. For a student in vocal music.

 

Ann Kimmes Memorial Scholarship. For students majoring in music with an emphasis on voice or violin.

 

Milton D. McLean Piano/Violin Scholarship. For students majoring in music, with emphasis on piano or violin.

 

Betty Musolf Scholarship. For new or continuing students majoring in music, with emphasis on piano.

 

Rev. Dr. Robert A. and Pauline L. Olson-Koenig Scholarship. For a student of academic merit who is pursuing a degree in music or in history. The student must demonstrate a past work history or experience working as a volunteer in their community. The student must also demonstrate financial need.

 

Rock/Kaziukewicz Keyboard Scholarship. A minimum $1,000 scholarship for a full-time junior or senior music major with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. First priority should be given to students whose principal instrument is keyboard (piano, organ or harpsichord), and who have demonstrated outstanding performance skills.

 

Barbie Thompson Scholarship. An annual $500 scholarship for a student of academic merit with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and majoring in music. Preference will be given to a student from Wisconsin or Minnesota.

 

Paul and Amy Tychsen Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in music, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

UW-Superior String Music Scholarship. For students who meet these criteria:

1. Must have achieved at least sophomore standing at the time the scholarship is awarded.

2. Must play one of the following instruments: violin, viola, cello or double bass.

3. Must study privately with a member of the UW-Superior music faculty.

4. Must be a member of the UW-Superior Chamber Orchestra.

5. Must be a teacher education major, except that in the case there is no teacher education major who meets all other criteria, the scholarship may be awarded to a music performance major who meets the other criteria.

Anthony Yano String Music Scholarship. For students in string music.

 

 

Non-Traditional Students

 

William and Olga Munnings Scholarship. Awarded annually to four students: 1) An incoming student from Superior Senior High School; 2) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in business and economics; 3) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in teacher education; 4) a non-traditional student.

 

 

Physical Education and Health

 

Edward L. Bolender Memorial Scholarship. For new or continuing students of high academic potential and performance majoring in the natural sciences and/or health professions.

 

Carl H. Daley Scholarship. Two awards are given annually. One is given to a full-time student with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.4 and majoring in political science, history or pre-law. The second is given to a full-time student submitting a 500-word-or-less essay regarding how they personally balance scholastic activity and achievement with personal health and physical fitness.

 

Dimarco Scholarship. For a freshman male student majoring in health and human performance based on financial need.

 

Bill Finn Scholarship. For a student pursuing a coaching certificate.

 

Glenn Gerdes Memorial Scholarship. For students in health promotion.

 

Denise Smith-Gay Knutson Scholarship. For a female student majoring in the area of health and human performance who has a minimum GPA of 3.0.

 

 

Social Sciences and Humanities

 

Dorothy McKay Anderson Scholarship. For students in fine arts (art, music, speech) or English letters, preferably a graduate of a Superior or Duluth high school.

 

Thea M. Anderson Scholarship. For students in economics, history, geography, political science, psychology or sociology, with preference to incoming freshmen.

 

Canadian National Railroad Internship. To provide financial support to UW-Superior students pursuing a political science internship with a focus on placing students to internships in Wisconsinís 7th Congressional District and Minnesotaís 8th Congressional District.

 

Ellen Clark History Scholarship. For students majoring in history, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Carl H. Daley Scholarship. Two awards are given annually. One is given to a full-time student with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.4 and majoring in political science, history or pre-law. The second is given to a full-time student submitting a 500-word-or-less essay regarding how they personally balance scholastic activity and achievement with personal health and physical fitness.

 

Ruthanna Wood Davis Scholarship. Awarded to a female student majoring in psychology or sociology with a minor in women studies. The student must be in her junior year, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and have financial need.

 

Ernest Feidler Scholarship. For students in history or another field of the social sciences.

 

Tony Gigliotti Scholarship. For a student majoring in legal studies who is in their sophomore, junior or senior year with financial need and a minimum GPA of 3.0.

 

Dr. and Mrs. Wasyl Halich Scholarship. For a sophomore, junior or senior majoring in history who shows academic merit and financial need.

 

Paul and Lucile Holden Scholarship. For students of academic merit majoring in the fine and applied arts or letters and social sciences in fields other than English and history, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

J. Edgar Hoover Scholarship. For needy or deserving students in the criminal justice field.

 

Willis B. Hughes Humanities Scholarship. For a graduating senior who is accepted for enrollment in a graduate school in the field of history, philosophy, or languages and literature.

 

Jan Kuldau Memorial Scholarship. For a UW-Superior senior pursuing a school psychology degree at another university.

 

Marcovich Family Scholarship. For an incoming student majoring in legal studies.

 

Nona MacQuilkin - Norman Christensen Scholarship. For students majoring in English, preferably incoming freshmen.

 

Judge and Mrs. Douglas Moodie Scholarship. For students from Superior or Douglas County, with emphasis on those majoring in legal studies.

 

Rev. Dr. Robert A. and Pauline L. Olson-Koenig Scholarship. For a student of academic merit who is pursuing a degree in music or in history. The student must demonstrate a past work history or experience working as a volunteer in their community. The student must also demonstrate financial need.

 

Morgan and David Roberts Scholarship. For students of academic merit in the areas of history or in the social sciences.

 

Dr. and Mrs. Ross Stagner Scholarship. Given to three students, respectively, an undergraduate senior majoring in psychology, a Distance Learning student with psychology as one component of an individually designed major, and an undergraduate student majoring in English with an interest in poetry.

 

William A. Wenninger Humanities Scholarship. To be awarded to undergraduates who show academic promise in one of the humanities, namely history, literature or philosophy.

 

 

Social Work

 

St. Vincent DePaul Society Scholarship. For a junior or senior in good standing who has been formally admitted into the social work program.

 

 

Teacher Education

 

Erika M. Banker Scholarship. For students in teacher education.

 

Teddi Briddell-Dimitri Scholarship. For a full-time female junior majoring in elementary education with a 2.8 to 3.2 GPA.

 

Maurice L. Brown Scholarship. For students in teacher education.

 

Francis and Dolores DeVinck Scholarship. For full-time students majoring in education.

 

Elementary Education Scholarship. For new or continuing students in elementary education.

 

Gus Frye Scholarship. Half of this annual scholarship is awarded to a student in the Distance Learning program and the other half to a student in teacher education.

 

John P. Guckin Memorial Scholarship. For upper-class students of good achievement preparing for careers in science teaching.

 

Samuel Guello Scholarship. For students in teacher education.

 

Hanson-Hulbert Mathematics Scholarship. For students in mathematics, of academic merit and with financial need, with preference for students planning to teach.

 

Dorcas McPhail Johnson Scholarship. For freshman students majoring in teacher education and having a minimum GPA of 3.0.

 

Mary Baron Lenroot Scholarship. For students in elementary education.

 

William and Olga Munnings Scholarship. Awarded annually to four students: 1) An incoming student from Superior Senior High School; 2) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in business and economics; 3) a full-time junior or senior student majoring in teacher education; 4) a non-traditional student.

 

Mr. and Mrs. L. A. Nichols Scholarship. For students of academic merit, majoring in teacher education.

 

Richard and Ellen Oyaas Scholarship. For students majoring in elementary education.

 

Superior Area Retired Educators Association Scholarship. For junior or senior students from Douglas County majoring in the education field.

 

 

Transportation and Logistics Management

 

CN Transportation and Logistics Management Fund. A $1,000 scholarship for junior-level students with a major in transportation and logistics management. Applicants must be full-time students with a minimum of four semesters until graduation. Preference is given for an average GPA above 3.0 in classes at UW-Superior. Preference is given but not required for related transportation and logistics work experience including related military service. The scholarship is contingent upon the student being admitted to the Department of Business and Economics.

 

A $1,500 scholarship for senior-level students with a major in transportation and logistics management. Must be full-time students with a minimum of two semesters until graduation.  Minimum GPA of 3.0 for business classes and minimum GPA of 3.0 for transportation and logistics classes at UW-Superior. Preference is given for research experience or publications in transportation or logistics but is not a requirement. Preference is given but not required for related transportation and logistics work experience including related military service.

 

Two $1,000 research assistantships for students with a major in transportation and logistics management. Must be full-time students with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Preference will be given but not required for related transportation and logistics work experience including military service in this area. Preference will be given for research experience or publications in transportation and logistics but not a requirement. About five hours of work required per week.

 

Dr. Emmett Davidson Transportation and Logistics Management Scholarship. Annual $500 scholarship for a student majoring in transportation and logistics management. Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and financial need.

 

Delta Nu Alpha Scholarship. An annual scholarship awarded to a student studying transportation and logistics management at UW-Superior.

 

 

Upward Bound Program

 

Gulland Scholarship. One annual scholarship of $1,000 awarded to a student enrolled in the UW-Superior Upward Bound program. The student selected will have graduated from one of the following counties in northeast Minnesota or northwest Wisconsin: Aitkin, Carlton, Cook, Lake, St. Louis, Crow Wing, Ashland, Bayfield, Douglas or Iron. The Upward Bound Scholarship may be renewed if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA or higher.

 

 

Veterans and Descendants

 

Andy Borg - VFW Scholarship. For a student who is a veteran, or a student enrolled in Air Force ROTC.

 

Gerald Christensen Scholarship. For students who are veterans, or sons or daughters of veterans.

 

Thomas Jorgensen Scholarship. For students who are veterans, or sons or daughters of veterans.

 

Joseph H. Moline Scholarship. For students who are veterans, or sons or daughters of veterans.

 

Donald Stone Memorial Scholarship. For students who are veterans, or sons or daughters of veterans.

 

VFW Scholarship. For students who are veterans, or the sons, grandsons, daughters or granddaughters of veterans.

 

 


 

UW-Superior Alumni Association

 

The University of Wisconsin-Superior Alumni Association is the official organization for UW-Superior graduates, any student who ever attended the university or its predecessors, and friends of the university. Association members are involved primarily in social and friend-raising activities, and as a support organization for the university's educational goals.

 

Scholarships

 

Each year the Alumni Association awards several scholarships to UW-Superior students who may qualify based on the three categories below. For more information, contact the Alumni Office in Old Main, Room 237 or call (715) 394-8457.

 

Rae Johnson Scholarship for Elementary Education. For a full-time undergraduate student majoring in elementary education.

 

Alumni Association Scholarship for a Continuing Undergraduate Student. Merit-based scholarship.

 

Alumni Association Scholarship for an Incoming Freshman. Merit-based scholarship.