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.
UWRF Scholarships for the Fall 2024 - Spring 2025 School Year: The UWRF General Scholarship Application is now open for application.
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, typically by the end of the spring semester, 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 finalized for the academic year. This typically occurs in September each year.
After you accept a scholarship and complete any required Post-Acceptance questions, your scholarship will be processed and added to your financial aid details in eSIS. Please see the Disbursement Policy below for information on when your scholarships is applied to your student billing account.
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 email@example.com, 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.