UW-Stout's Wisconsin Covenant Program is Inspiring Success

Free services provided:

  • Activities to help ease the transition to college
  • Fun social and cultural events
  • Financial literacy opportunities
  • Service learning experiences
  • Referrals to appropriate campus resources
  • Communications and updates for students and families

Select a topic below to learn more:

» Events

First meeting: Pizza Party Sept 14 @ 5:30pm – 7:00pm Millennium Hall Atrium 

Last chance to sign the pledge: Sept 30th

» Financial Aid Packages

  • Confirmed Wisconsin Covenant Scholars will receive a financial aid package based on their family’s federally-defined financial need.

  • The Wisconsin Covenant Scholars Grant will be provided to confirmed Wisconsin Covenant Scholars for up to four years of college.

  • In addition, the Wisconsin Covenant Foundation Grant will be provided to students with the greatest financial need.

  • The grants range from $250-2,500 per year.

» Are you eligible

Students are eligible for the program if the Office of the Wisconsin Covenant has confirmed them as a Wisconsin Covenant Scholar. In order to be confirmed., students are required to do the following in high school:

  • Sign the Wisconsin Covenant pledge prior to Sept. 30 of their freshman year
  • Fulfill the requirements of the Wisconsin Covenant Pledge
  • Complete the FAFSA and mail completed confirmation forms to the Office of the Wisconsin Covenant by April 1 of their senior year.

For questions regarding your status please contact the office of the Wisconsin Covenant at 1 866-967-9389.

» Update on the Wisconsin Covenant

  • The Wisconsin covenant has been included in Govenor Walker’s 2011–2013 Executive Budget.

  • The budget states that students who satisfy the Wisconsin Covenant eligibility requirements will receive the Wisconsin Covenant Scholar Grants, as promised.

  • Confirmed Wisconsin Covenant Scholars will be receiving grants based on their federally-defined financial need.

  • The budget also states that the Wisconsin Covenant will be limited to students who have signed the pledge before Sept. 30 2011.

  • The program will admit no additional students after that date.

  • Therefore current ninth graders are encouraged to sign the pledge prior to the deadline.

  • Students that sign and fulfill the pledge requirements will be eligible to receive the Wisconsin Covenant Scholars Grant in the future.

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Meet Your Coordinator

Britta HoreckI'm Britta and I'm so excited to meet you! I have many exciting events and meetings planned for us. Please don't be shy and stop by and visit when you get to campus. I'm located in 212 Millennium Hall.

See you soon!

Britta Miller
212 Millennium Hall
Phone: 715-232-3597
Email: millerbri@uwstout.edu