IS Scholarship

Departments: Information Systems Categories: Information Systems
Amount One award of $600.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must be full-time IS majors when applying and receiving this award, and have been admitted to the College of Business. A cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 is required. Students must have completed at least 90 credits by the end of the receiving semester, and be planning to return as a full-time IS major the following semester. Other considerations include past academic record, work experience, extracurricular activities and future plans.

Financial need is not a factor.

Application Procedure Interested applicants must submit letter of application, a current unofficial UWEC transcript, and a biographical essay (500-1500 words) discussing honors received, work experience, and extracurricular activities. In each section of the essay, applicants should emphasize their leadership and character. Email application materials to the IS Scholarship Committee chair.
Application Deadline First Friday in March.
Selection Procedure The IS Scholarship Committee will make the selection.
Selection Deadline Third Friday in March.
Notification Official notification will be sent to recipients by the IS Scholarship Committee chair, who will also submit a Scholarship Award Form to the Financial Aid office.
Thank You Each scholarship recipient should write a thank you letter to the awarding company.