Resources for:

    Scholarships & Awards

    Geography & Geology

    Department Resources


    Contact Information


    Peter Jacobs
    Department Chair | Professor
    Phone: (262) 472-1082
    Location: Upham 105

    Susie Olson
    Academic Dept Assoc
    Phone: (262) 472-1071
    Location: Upham 120

    Geology Student Worked in Prestigious Internship at Smithsonian

    geography geology fossil

    Other Resources

    Geology Student Worked in Prestigious Internship at Smithsonian

    geography geology fossil

    Scholarships

    Fischer Scholarship

    The Fischer Scholarship Program is supported by a trust fund established by Professor Warren Fischer, who along with Mrs. Rose Fischer, taught for many years on the UW-Whitewater campus. Grants have been awarded from this fund each semester since 1978. The Fischer's goal was to improve the quality of geographic education.

    Information regarding the Fischer Scholarship Program can be obtained by contacting the Department of Geography and Geology in Upham Hall 120 or calling (262) 472-1071.

    Scholarship Eligibility

    1. Must be a full-time student (at least 12 units throughout the entire semester) during the semester that the scholarship is in effect.
    2. Must be a declared major or minor in geography;
    3. Be declared in one of the education curricula
    4. Each semester schedule must include at least one Geography course until either the geography major or minor has been completed.
    5. For scholarship renewal, applicants must:
      1. Be enrolled in at least one geography course each semester until the major or minor is completed
      2. Have completed 12 units toward the degree during the preceding semester including at least one geography course
      3. Maintain a grade point average necessary to remain in good standing in their education curriculum

    Download the Scholarship Forms

    Geology Student Worked in Prestigious Internship at Smithsonian

    geography geology fossil

    Location

    College of Letters & Sciences
    Laurentide Hall 4100
    University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
    800 W. Main Street
    Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

    Contact

    Office of the Dean
    Phone: (262) 472-1621
    E-mail: lamkinn@uww.edu

    Follow Us

    UW-W CLS Meet Your Faculty blog

    174.129.74.186