UW Oshkosh, Fond du Lac Campus Scholarship Application

Welcome to the UW-Fond du Lac Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Application form. More than $45,000 in scholarships to new, returning, continuing and transfer students are awarded by the UW-Fond du Lac Foundation, Inc. every academic year. 
 
Please click here for scholarship directions. Please read them carefully. Scholarships will be awarded each year to qualified students who have been admitted to UW Oshkosh, Fond du Lac campus. Scholarships are not available to students who enroll in on-line classes only. Scholarships will be divided equally between fall and spring semesters. If you transfer/withdraw from the UWO, Fond du Lac campus for the 2nd semester of the 2020-2021 academic year, the 2nd semester scholarship will be forfeited.
 
You must create a log in and password in order to save and finish at a later time. (Highly recommended) See blue box immediately below!
 
Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Scholarship application deadline is Monday, March 30, 2020. 
 
The * is a required field. 
 
Please call (920) 929-1335 or email uwfdlfoundation@uwosh.edu to confirm that your application was received upon completion.
 

Save & Return

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Student Information

Applicant Type
 
Choose one:
New: new college freshman in 2020-2021 academic year.
Returning: student with one or more semester absence from (previously known) UW-FdL.
Continuing: enrolled at UW Oshkosh, Fond du Lac campus or any other UWO campus (UW Fox Cities or
                    UW Oshkosh).
Transfer: previously enrolled at any other higher educational institution.
Applicant Type *
Applicant Category - Choose Applicant Category based on your age as of the start of the 2020-2021 academic year (9/9/2020) Traditional student: 18 -21 years old or non-traditional student: 22 years old or more *
Race/Ethnicity

Academic Records

High School Attended - choose one of the high schools listed or fill in your high school. Please include city, state for other. *
 
Major(s) - Choose a maximum of 3 anticipated areas of interest that may become your college major. You can check boxes and/or type your major (if yours is not listed) in the text box next to Other. Choose UNDECIDED if applicable.
 

Essays

Please write your essays in Microsoft Word, then copy and paste your essay in the proper box. 

Career Essay

REQUIRED ESSAY:  What are your educational/career goals and how can UW Oshkosh, Fond du Lac campus help you accomplish your goals? (approx. 250 words)

Extra Curricular Activities

Identify and describe any extra-curricular activities (for example: student government, sports, clubs, etc.) in which you have been involved during the last two years, including dates.

Community Service

Identify and describe any community service/volunteer work in which you have been involved during the last two years, including dates.

Achievements

Identify and describe any recognition/awards which you have received during the last two years, including dates.

Employment

Identify and describe any employment during the last two years, including dates and approximate number of hours per week.

Financial Information

Financial Need

Financial need is a priority criteria for some of the scholarships available; therefore, please be specific in your answer. What are your financial circumstances? Please explain in detail how you are planning to fund your education and why you need a scholarship to attend UW Oshkosh, Fond du Lac campus.

Special Circumstances

Do you have any special circumstances (beyond those mentioned in your other answers) that you would like to share with the UW-Fond du Lac Foundation Scholarship Committee (for example: learning disability, physical or life circumstances)?

References

Reference #1: REQUIRED This person should be a high school instructor, a recent college instructor, or current/previous employer.

Provide information about an individual who has agreed to serve as a reference for you. Include the following: name, relationship to you, years known, phone number, and email. Note: A letter of recommendation is NOT needed. You do, however, need to ask if they are willing to serve as a reference if contacted by the Scholarship Committee.

Reference 1

Reference #2: REQUIRED Provide information about an individual who has agreed to serve as a reference for you. Include the following: name, relationship to you, years known, phone number, and email. Note: A letter of recommendation is NOT needed. You do, however, need to ask if they are willing to serve as a reference if contacted by the Scholarship Committee.

 
 
Reference 2