|Departments: Admissions||Categories: Any Course of Study | Diversity | New Students|
|Amount||One award of $500.|
|Availability||Available beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year.|
Awarded to an outstanding incoming freshman student who has graduated from high school in Wisconsin, has been accepted for admission to UW-Eau Claire and demonstrates financial need as verified by the UW-Eau Claire Financial Aid office and FAFSA standards.
To be considered for Incoming Freshman Student Admissions Scholarships, you must first be admitted to the university. Once you are admitted, you must:
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.
Screening of candidates will begin in December for some early awards and continue through the spring or until awards are accepted.
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||Thank you notes should be written and addressed to the Bakker Family and sent in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation Office.|