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  • Texas
    Ada Cade McCurry & Martha Faye McCurry Savage Scholarship (ESFL)
    This scholarship was established to aid undergraduate students majoring in English and/or History. Recipients will be selected by scholarship committees in both the ESFL Department and the History and Government Department.
  • AIA Jane C. Waldbaum Archaeological Field School Scholarship
    This scholarship is intended to help students who are planning to participate in archaeological field work for the first time. Students majoring in archaeology or related disciplines are especially encouraged to apply.
  • Michigan
    Alan and Jan Pauw Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students majoring in history or philosophy or a foreign language. Preference is given to students minoring in other liberal arts areas
  • Missouri
    Alberta Macke Dougan Graduate Scholarship in History
    This scholarship is for graduate students enrolled at Southeast Missouri State University in History. This scholarship will be given to a graduate student or graduate students completing an internship or advanced project in applied his
  • Missouri
    Alberta Macke Dougan Social Studies
    This scholarship is for full-time student attending Southeast Missouri State University majoring in Social Studies.
  • Kentucky
    Albin L. Lee Scholarship
    The Albin L. Lee Scholarship is open to Kentucky residents who are full-time undergraduate juniors or seniors at Western Kentucky University.
  • Wisconsin
    Alfred Erich Senn Prize
    This scholarship will award the best undergraduate historical essay (or thesis) written on Baltic and/or Russian history. The winning student must be a declared History major.
  • Wisconsin
    Altman Family Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a one-time award to high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Andrew Bergman Prize
    This scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a History Major and provides the best undergraduate paper written for a history course, based on quality of writing and research, with special attention to clarity and accessibility of writing.
  • Wisconsin
    Ann Durra Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high-achieving students with financial need majoring in mathematics and/or the physical or natural sciences; pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Texas
    Austin Woman’s Club Howson/Mohrmann Scholarship
    Recipients must be a female graduate of a high school located within fifty miles of Austin, Texas. Preference is shown to students with financial need who have a major in Architecture or Historical Preservation.
  • Colorado
    Beardsley Family Scholarship in the Center of the American West
    The George B. Beardsley Family Scholarship is awarded to students at the University of Colorado Boulder who meet the following criteria: (1) undergraduate student enrolled in the Western American Studies Certificate Program in the Center of the American West, (2) enrolled full-time in an undergraduate degree program, (3)...
  • Wisconsin
    Bertha Voit Weinland Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year women students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Betty Nelson Humanities Freshman Scholarship
    This scholarship provides one-time awards to freshman students intending to major in the humanities pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Betty Nelson Humanities Scholarship for Sophomores, Junior & Seniors
    This scholarship is for sophomores, juniors & seniors majoring in the humanities pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Idaho
    Boise State University Alice H. Hatton U.S. History Scholarship
    This scholarship is for junior or senior students majoring in U.S. History, who plan to enroll full-time (12 UGRD, 9 GRAD), and have a 3.00 GPA or better.
  • Idaho
    Boise State University AS163 - Marguerite Gottenberg History Scholarship
    This scholarship is for female students in junior status and who are registered at Boise State University full-time (12 credits or more).
  • Wisconsin
    Bram and Shari Dorresteijn Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman student athlete pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science.
  • Arizona
    Brian S. Page Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide support to one Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) student enrolled in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and has demonstrated financial need as determined by ASU Financial Aid and Scholarship Services.
  • Bruce A. Bogue Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a 4 year award renewable (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Caroline and Robert Erickson Great People Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Catherine V. and Virginia E. Tenuta Scholarship
    This scholarship provides a 4 year renewable award (amount subject to variation) to a high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science with preference for students from Kenosha County.
  • Wisconsin
    Charles Carman Wurth Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship provides a renewable scholarship to a high achieving Wisconsin resident who is in the top 5% of their senior class pursuing a degree in the College of Letters and Science.
  • Wisconsin
    College of Letters & Science General Scholarship - Juniors & Seniors
    This scholarship is for students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    College of Letters & Science General Scholarship - Sophomores
    This scholarship is for first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • DAR Centennial
    This scholarship is awarded to two outstanding students pursuing a course of graduate study in the field of historic preservation at a college or university in the United States. 
  • Wisconsin
    Davis/Gerstein Undergraduate Research Award
    This scholarship is for students who propose to undertake an in-depth research project under the close supervision of a History Department faculty member.
  • Arizona
    Donald N Rabiner Memorial Fund
    The income supports a travel fellowship for the study of Italian art in Italy or elsewhere. Eligible students include graduate or undergraduate students majoring in Art History or Studio Art graduate students.
  • Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger  American History
    This scholarship is awarded to graduating high school students who will pursue an undergraduate degree with a concentrated study of a minimum of 24 credit hours in American History and American Government.
  • Massachusetts
    Dr. Terrence P. O'Donnell Memorial Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for full-time undergraduate student who have the intent to pursue a career in the field of History and who participates in either campus or outside community programs for the benefit of others and have a financial need.
  • Ohio
    Dr. Yvonne Walker-Taylor Women for Women Scholarship Fund II
    This scholarship is for students who demonstrate an interest in one of the following major divisions: Natural Sciences, Humanities, Business, Social Science and Engineering. Students must be a sophomore or above, enrolled full-time at Wilberforce University.
  • Wisconsin
    Earl D. Johnson Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving seniors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.80 with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Elizabeth and Troy Barnett Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving students with financial need with a preference for political science and/or economics majors who are pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science.
  • Enid Hall Griswold Memorial
    This scholarship is awarded to two deserving college juniors or seniors enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States who is pursuing a major in political science, history, government, or economics.
  • Wisconsin
    Eva Stauff Schaeve and Harry H. Schaeve Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Fearn Cook Low Scholarship
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Florence Waste Pulver Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving juniors or seniors pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    George Enfield Frazer Jr. Scholarship
    This scholarship is for junior or senior with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Ginsberg Family Excellence Award (L&S)
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Letters & Science and have Junior or Senior standing.
  • Wisconsin
    Goldberg Scholarship in History
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students who are pursuing a major in History.
  • Hsiao Memorial Social Sciences Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduate student attending US based college or university in 2020-21 pursuing a graduate degree in the social sciences, economics preferred but not required.
  • Wisconsin
    Jane Goddard Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving junior or senior pursuing a degree in the humanities.
  • Wisconsin
    Joan and C. Michael Spero Scholarship
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    John Corcoran Student Support Fund
    This scholarship is for first year students with financial need.
  • Wisconsin
    Kathy and Clark Gridley Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science. This scholarship supports Wisconsin resident students with demonstrated community involvement.
  • Learn.org Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Social Sciences
    This scholarship is for students pursuing Social Science-related majors. Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history.
  • Wisconsin
    Leo and Jean Besozzi Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving seniors pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Margaret A. Goldman Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Margaret E. Smith-Esther Butt History Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who are outstanding History majors.
  • Iowa
    Marie A. and George H. Busch Memorial
    This scholarship is awarded to an applicant who will be a sophomore, junior, or senior next academic year, and whose permanent residence is in Butler or Bremer county. The recipient must attend an Iowa college or university and major in an agriculture related field.
  • Wisconsin
    Marilyn T. and C. Vernon Howard Moral Obligation Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving junior or senior in the College of Letters & Science with financial need.
  • Mark Blucher Planning Scholarship
    This scholarship is offered to Rutland County students who seek a degree in land use planning, legal studies, political studies, emergency services, agriculture, environmental studies, forestry, wildlife management, geography/history, automotive/motorcycle, architecture, economics, or civil engineering, with land use planning...
  • Wisconsin
    Martha J. Harrison Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Mary Schreiber LeBlanc & Duwayne LeBlanc Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Mathea Helen and Lawless Louis Mollere PreMedicine Scholarship
    This scholarship is for aspiring physician junior or senior with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science. Applicants must be second or third year students at the time of application, have an excellent academic record with evidence of progress in pre-med coursework and demonstration of breadth...
  • Michael T. and Mary L. Cloyd
    This scholarship is for students in the third level of undergraduate studying in the field of Archives Management with a preference given to applicants specializing in American History.
  • Wisconsin
    Ornstein-Warendorf Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students majoring in history and/or a foreign language.
  • Wisconsin
    Orson S. Morse History Scholarship
    This scholarship is given to an outstanding History major.
  • Wisconsin
    Philip Levy Undergraduate Research Award in History
    This scholarship is for undergraduate History majors who are completing a research project (such as a senior thesis or History 600 paper) in collaboration with a faculty supervisor, and need financial support to finish their project.
  • Wisconsin
    Promega International Scientific Internship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing.
  • Wisconsin
    Ralph B. Abrams Scholarship
    This scholarship is for rising senior students with outstanding academic performance pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Arizona
    Ray Madden Scholars in Anthropology
    This scholarship is for full-time graduate student in the Department of Anthropology. One scholarship will be awarded in Archaeology or Biological Anthropology; and one scholarship will be awarded in Cultural Anthropology or Linguistic Anthropology.
  • Wisconsin
    R Bernal Johnson Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Richard Ralph Winter Phoenix Rising Humanitarian Scholarship
    This scholarship is for second or third year College of Letters & Science students with a strong record of community/humanitarian service. The ideal scholarship candidate should exhibit a natural desire to provide for human welfare and a rational compassion for others.
  • Wisconsin
    Richard W. Belekevich Scholarship
    This scholarship is for continuing student majoring in a foreign language or with a passion for travel and learning new languages who is pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • The Lucinda Beneventi Findley History
    This scholarship is awarded to two graduating high school seniors that have demonstrated advance interest in history and are planning to major in or pursue the study of history in a full-time accredited college or university in the United States.
  • Wisconsin
    Theodore Herfurth Sophomore Scholarship
    The scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Wisconsin
    Thermo Fisher Scientific STEM Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving incoming freshman with financial need pursuing a degree in the College of Letters & Science. Only students intending to major in particular STEM areas are eligible to apply.
  • New York
    UB Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for newly admitted freshman majoring in a field related to the arts, humanities or social sciences, with preference to those committed to developing a deeper appreciation of regional, national and international issues.
  • Wisconsin
    Undergraduate Writing Fellows
    This scholarship is for talented undergraduates and committed faculty together in a cooperative effort to improve student writing. The program enables accomplished and enthusiastic student writers to share their writing skills and intellectual curiosity with other undergraduates.
  • Wisconsin
    University League General Sophomore Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high achieving first year students with financial need pursuing a degree from the College of Letters & Science.
  • Vermont DAR Good Citizenship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students studying anthropology, archaeology, criminology, economics, geography, history, international relations, philosophy, political science, psychology, social work, sociology, or urban studies.
  • Michigan
    Vivian M. Kommer Scholarship
    This foundation awards scholarships annually primarily to Kent County students bound for or in college, or those pursuing a technical career.
  • Wisconsin
    William K. Fitch Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate History majors.