Blugold Beginnings Learning Community Scholarship

Departments: Admissions | Blugold Beginnings* Categories: Blugold Beginnings | New Students
Amount A variable number of awards up to $2,000.
Availability Available.
Eligibility Criteria Recipients from Thorp High School or Cornell High School must be low income students who have participated in Blugold Beginnings programming. All other recipients must be low income students who have participated in Blugold Beginnings.
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.

Special Notes This scholarship has been created through the generous donations of the Northwestern Bank.
Thank You

Recipients from Thorp and Cornell should address their thank you notes to The Northwestern Bank and sent in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Office.

All other recipients should address their thank you notes to the Blugold Beginnings Learning Community Scholarship donors and send them in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Office.