Scholarship Opportunities for Transfer Students

2014 Undergraduate Transfer Student Scholarship
A limited number of undergraduate transfer* student scholarships will be awarded to transfer students that have a financial need based on their FAFSA and also meet the following criteria:

  • Pursuing an undergraduate degree on campus (customized instruction students do not qualify)
  • Must have a declared major in one of our bachelor’s degrees (not undeclared)
  • Cumulative GPA from the last institution attended of 2.5 or higher
  • Accepted by June 1 with final transcripts due by June 16

Scholarship amount is $500. Award will be disbursed half for 2014 fall semester and half for 2015 spring semester.A separate application is not required to be considered for this scholarship. Students need only to complete and submit their FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov. Students who receive the award will be notified by mail, e-mail and as part of their financial aid package in late June.

* a transfer student is defined as a student that has taken college courses beginning with the fall semester after they graduated from high school.


Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Scholarship [PDF]

This scholarship is offered only to qualified students transferring directly from two-year colleges.

STEM Stars Scholarships [PDF]
Scholarships will be awarded to freshmen and transfer students in the Applied Science program. Recipients will be awarded a maximum of $5,000 or their FAFSA estimated “financial need,” whichever is less. This scholarship is not renewable.  Applicants must demonstrate academic promise and commitment to Applied Science. For more information, contact Dr. Kitrina Carlson, 715-232-1248 or carlsonki@uwstout.edu or visit the website.

Stout Foundation Scholarships

The Stout University Foundation sponsors scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students.  Applications are due by January 31, 2014 for 2014-15 scholarship opportunities.

Scholarship Resources

The Financial Aid Office maintains this helpful list of online scholarship resources.




For More Information

Linda Young, Transfer Coordinator
212 Millennium Hall
University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751

Phone: 715-232-1787 or 1-800-447-8688
E-Mail: youngl@uwstout.edu