UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
UW-River Falls offers scholarships for which you can apply annually. The scholarships are funded by the UW-River Falls Foundation through contributions from alumni, faculty and staff, friends, parents, campus organizations, and corporations. Over 800 scholarships totaling more than $900,000 are typically awarded.
With the UW-River Falls Scholarship System:
New and Transfer Students who are admitted to the University and all currently enrolled Returning UW-River Falls students.
Scholarships open EARLY every year. Every fall semester the application opens for scholarships used the following school year.
For the Fall 2023 - Spring 2024 school year, new and transfer students can begin applying October 3, 2022. Continuing students can begin applying November 15, 2022.
Most scholarships have a deadline of February 1 every year - but dates may vary for each scholarship, so it's important to review the specific details and description in the UWRF Scholarship System.
Get started on the UW-River Falls Scholarship System today by following these easy steps:
You do not need to "Sign In" to the UW-River Falls Scholarship System to review the available scholarships. Anyone can access the UW-River Falls Scholarship System to view all available scholarships. You are also able to do a "Search" to narrow down the list of available scholarships to review.
Finalists will be notified in the spring semester following the scholarship deadline. The selection process typically goes from February to April each academic year, and recipients will be notified through their UWRF email account prompting them to accept the scholarship in the scholarship system.
An email notification will be sent to all scholarship applicants in their UWRF email account once all selections have been finalists for the academic year. This typically occurs in September each year.
You can find more information specific to this scholarship program online at the Falcon Scholars website.
You can find more information specific to those scholarship opportunities at the Admissions website.
To be eligible for a UW-River Falls Scholarship, a student must be enrolled half-time or more during the semester that the scholarship is scheduled to be disbursed.
Scholarships are disbursed at the beginning of the Fall and Spring semesters that directly follows the scholarship award notification.
The University reserves the right to revoke a scholarship if the recipient is found not to meet the published criteria under which the recipient was initially selected at any time.
Renewable scholarship eligibility is verified at the end of each Fall and Spring semester.
The UW-River Falls Scholarships are managed through the UW-River Falls Financial Aid Office. If you have questions about existing scholarships, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 715-425-3141.
Scholarship endowments are managed through the UW-River Falls Foundation. To learn more about establishing a new scholarship, please visit the University Advancement website or call 715-425-3505.