Herlihy Nontraditional Women of Substance Scholarships

Departments: Admissions Categories: Any Course of Study | New Students | Nontraditional Students
Amount Two awards of $1,000.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria Recipients must be outstanding nontraditional women who are incoming students to UW-Eau Claire. Financial need will be considered but is not required for a recipient to be awarded this scholarship. Academic and personal qualities can both contribute in determining outstanding students.
Application Procedure

To be considered for Incoming Freshman Student Admissions Scholarships, you must first be admitted to the university. Once you are admitted, you must:

  • Go to the Admissions Scholarship page and read through the information in the Apply for Scholarships section.
  • Then you can use the Apply online for scholarships link to complete the Admissions Scholarship application, available on the GOLD for Blugolds Scholarship Network.
Selection Procedure

The Admissions Office will coordinate the selection process, which is highly competitive. Applications will be considered holistically and include a review of the student's high school transcript, test scores, essays, class rank, class rigor, activities/involvement, etc.

Selection Deadline Screening of candidates will begin in December for some early awards and continue through the spring or until awards are accepted.
Notification Scholarship award notices will be sent to scholarship recipients by the beginning of April of the student's senior year. If scholarships are declined, they will be re-awarded to alternates through the summer months.
Thank You A thank you note should be addressed to 'Dear Donors' and sent in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Office.