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    Scholarships & Awards

    Awards/ Scholarships

    Here are some scholarships, grants, Physics awards, fellowships and other opportunities for Physics Majors. In addition look at the Internships pages for more opportunities.

    Scholarships for Women and Minorities

    UW-Whitewater Scholarships

    Scholarships and awards within UW-W Physics department

    • First Year Physics Award
    • Physics Dept. Scholarship
    • R.W. Prucha Memorial Scholarship For High School Physics Teachers: This scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a career in Physics Education and teaching.

    College of Letters & Sciences Science Scholarships of interest to Physics majors

    Go to the following website and log in: Students can now apply online for approximately 100 different scholarships.

    • A. A. Upham Science Scholarship
    • William Beck Scholarship
    • Caroll & Kay Flanagan Scholarship (Math majors)
    • College of Letters & Sciences Alumni Scholarship
    • Christine McLean Metcalf Family Scholarship for Women in Science
    • Y. W. Fok Memorial Scholarship

    Scholarships that may be of interest to Physics Education Emphasis:

    Go to the following website and log in: Students can now apply online for approximately 100 different scholarships.

    • Alice & Floyd Quinney Scholarship
    • Alice Jane Sokol Scholarship
    • Andy & Anna Burish Scholarship
    • Clem and Bernice Wisch Scholarship
    • Cord O. Wells Scholarship
    • Dr. Ernella S. Hunziker
    • Irvin L. Young Scholarship
    • James & Patricia Freer Family Scholarship
    • Joseph Pease Scholarship
    • Ken and Dorothy Otting Scholarship
    • Laura Ferris Scholarship
    • Raymond, Beulah & Marian James Scholarship
    • The Greenhill Scholarship
    • Warren & Virginia Theune Scholarship
    • Helen Knosker Scholarship
    • UW-W Alumni Association Scholarship

    Other UW-Whitewater Scholarships

    National Scholarships and Awards


    Fellowships Programs


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