Types of Aid

Outside Scholarships

Scholarship Resources

UW-River Falls provides the following outside sites and sources of information for use in your scholarship search and application process. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information, nor are we responsible for the content in any of these outside sites or sources of information. Use good judgment and common sense when researching potential scholarships. Make sure scholarship information and offers you receive are legitimate and remember you don't have to pay to find scholarships or other financial aid. Check out the StudentAid.Gov resource on Avoiding Scams. We update this link to include any new sites we are made aware of. Please check back regularly to view the most current listing.

UWRF provides this list of external scholarships as a courtesy when we are notified. These opportunities are not directly offered through UWRF.

  • ROTC Scholarship through UWRF ROTC
  • NCCWSL The AAUW-RF (American Association of University Women-River Falls) Branch invites River Falls area college women to apply for a scholarship to attend NCCWSL (National Conference for College Women Student Leaders)
  • Waseda Farms Scholarship The Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship is a four-year $10,000 scholarship for students pursuing an agriculture career that will benefit our rural WI communities.
  • Northern Seed Trade Association Scholarship The NSTA scholarship is designed to support students interested in pursuing careers in the Seed Trade Industry.
  • VMH Foundation and Friends of VHM Scholarship Program The purpose of the VMH Scholarship Program is to financially assist students pursuing medical, nursing, and other health-care related careers.
  • Koenig's Conservation Scholarship Each year a scholarship is awarded to a college student from Sheboygan County. Please see their website for qualifications and application details.
  • ISL Midwest Senior Scholarship For current high school seniors from Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, or Wisconsin who attend college in fall 2023.
  • Brule River Sportsman's Club Scholarship For students pursuing a career in natural resources.
  • Wisconsin Outdoor Communicators Association - scholarship opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students with the goal to encourage and support student interest in communicating information about outdoor recreational activities through print, radio, social media, and television. To learn more about the association, please see


Outside Resource Notification

If you are a UW-River Falls student who has received an Outside Scholarship (not a UWRF scholarship), you are required to report that scholarship using the Outside Resource Notification Form.