Scholarships


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for 2014-15 academic year scholarships

  • DEADLINE — Feb. 9, 2014 (for History Department Scholarships listed below)

Other scholarship deadlines vary

Hundreds awarded annually by UWRF!

Recipients of history scholarships (listed below) will be notified by the History and Philosophy Department in early April 2014. Scholarship certificates will be presented at the History and Philosophy Department Banquet, Friday, Apr. 25, 2014 (attendance is encouraged by not required to collect your scholarship). Official notification from the Financial Assistance Office will occur in June. 

E-mail notification from the Financial Aid office expected in April or May.

All scholarship awards are contingent on students meeting eligibility requirements as defined by the UW-River Falls Foundation and the Financial Aid office.

History Scholarships

Dr. Stephen C. Feinstein Memorial Scholarship. Must have attained freshman status; Must show aptitude and interest in continuing the study of history with consideration being given to applicants who are pursuing a degree with a major in History; Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; Preference given to a student with financial need; Preference given to students, who like Dr. Feinstein, had an interest in WWII Holocaust study and Russian history. Based on the criteria, applicants must write an essay detailing qualifications for the scholarship. 

History Scholarship. Awarded to outstanding History students. This award was created as a memorial to George and Phyllis Garlid.

Margaret and Colonel H. G. Jones Memorial Scholarship. Awarded to a student in History who has completed 22 credits of university work.

Moeser Historical Scholarship. Awarded to a History major who will be a junior or senior with a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA and is a resident of Wisconsin or Minnesota.

Dr. Edward N. Peterson Scholarship. Student must have attained freshman status, show aptitude and interest in continuing the study of history with consideration being given to applicants who are pursuing a degree with a major in History, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Demonstrated financial need may be a factor in the scholarship committee's decision.

Walker D. & Helen Bryant Wyman Scholarship. Based upon academic excellence in the major, awarded to a student who has completed at least one full year of study at UWRF. Potential for success and financial need may also be factors.


 


2013 Recipients of History Scholarships

Awarded April 2013
for 2013-14 academic year

History Scholarship
Hayden Talbert

Dr. Stephen C. Feinstein Memorial Scholarship
Rory Martell

Margaret and Colonel
H. G. Jones Scholarship

Kelsey O'Connor

Moeser Historical Scholarship
Amy Roth

Dr. Edward N. Peterson Scholarship
Amy Roth

Walker D. and Helen Bryant Wyman Scholarship
Bonnie Loden


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