Apply soon for 2015-16 academic year scholarships
- DEADLINE — early 2015 date to be posted soon (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 April, 2015. Scholarship certificates will be presented at the History and Philosophy Department Banquet, Friday, May 1, 2015 (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.
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.