Scholarships & Awards

Lefler Guidance & Counseling Scholarship 

This scholarship is awarded to a current graduate student enrolled in the counseling program.  Other eligibility requirements include completion of 12 credits within the program and Review of Progress, at the time of application.  Applications are due by February 15 and can be sumbitted online.  Click here to access more information through the UW-Whitewater scholarship application site. 

Intentional Acts of Kindness 2013

Intentional Acts of Kindness

The Intentional Acts of Kindness Scholarship was created to recognize UWW Counseling Graduate students who are doing good work and deeds through service and volunteer involvement within their communities.  Applications are due by February 24th. Click here to access more information about the scholarship and how to apply.

Master of Counseling Internship Award

This scholarship is awarded to a currently enrolled graduate student in the counseling program who has completed their practicum, maintained an overall academic GPA of 3.0, and are scheduled to begin their professional counseling internship in the next academic year. Established in 2013 by the College in conjunction with individual gifts from alumni, emeriti and friends. 

Beverly Ann Shilts Memorial Counseling Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student currently enrolled in the Master of Counseling program who is entering her/his final internship preparation. Additional requirements include submitting one letter of recommendation from a faculty member discussing the potential for success as a counselor. It was established by alumnus Guy W. Shilts Jr, to honor the memory of his wife Beverly Ann.