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  2019-20 Scholarships: up to 3 awards of $5,000


  How to apply for the Motor City Badgers Scholarship

    • Nov. 1 to Feb. 1:  Incoming freshmen must complete a General Application at the UW-Madison Office of Financial Aid.
    • Incoming freshmen from SE Michigan, are automatically considered for the Motor City Badgers Scholarship, based on their General Application, and immediately receive an email notice of their consideration for the MCB Scholarship.
    • Feb. 8 to March 8: Applications are reviewed by the scholarship committee.
    • March 8: Winners are reported to the University.
    • March. 22: Scholarships appear in the student’s UW Scholarship Hub (WiSH).
    • May 1: Deadline to accept the Motor City Badgers Scholarship through the WiSH portal.

Evaluation Factors

    • scholastic performance
    • involvement
    • contributions in extra-curricular activities and community service
    • financial need
    • personal story
    • extraordinary personal and family circumstances