UW-Platteville Scholarships (Internal)
The following scholarships are available for and targeted specifically toward international students currently enrolled at UW-Platteville:
Kathryn mykel conger scholarship
Available to new incoming and continuing English Language Program (ELP) and degree-seeking international students at UW-Platteville, with priority given to international students pursuing a course of study leading to certification as teachers. This scholarship is only awarded once per year per student; applicants may re-apply each year if they wish. Download Conger scholarship application for CONTIINUING students.
Average scholarship: $1,000-$3,000 per year.
The Conger Scholarship will be awarded on a rolling basis, with the following priority deadline:
Priority Deadline: April 15
Students will be notified by May 1 if they receive the Conger scholarship.
Click here to view instructions for applying for the Conger scholarship.
International Club Scholarship
Available to an International Club Member who can demonstrate interest/involvement in IC objectives and activities. Must be a full-time student, junior or senior standing and have GPA of 2.5+. Both non-U.S. citizens and U.S. citizens may apply for the International Student Club scholarship. Number and amount of scholarships vary. Visit the Financial Aid website for application instructions.
UW-Platteville Departmental Scholarships
Click here for a list of UW-Platteville departmental scholarships for which international students are eligible to apply. Please click here for more information on these scholarships and for application instructions.
None of the scholarships or loans detailed below are administered by UW-Platteville or the ISSS Office, but rather by private or outside organizations. ISSS does not endorse any of these programs, nor is more information available from ISSS.
Please note that U.S. federal or state financial aid is limited to U.S. citizens/permanent residents. However, there are a number of sources of aid available for international students. The websites below will help you to get started on your search and will provide you with more information. Always check the websites given for the most up-to-date information and for details on the application process. In many cases, applications may be available online.
Funding Search Engines
Institute of International Education (IEE)
International Education Financial Aid
Nafsa Association of International Educators
National Science Foundation Grants and Awards
There are some alternative loans for which international students are eligible. Most of them require a co-signer who has either US or Canadian citizenship/permanent residency.
Chase Select Private Student Loans
Citibank CitiAssist Undergraduate & Graduate Loans
The Education Resources Institute (TERI)
Global Student Loan Corporation
The International Student Loan Program
Leo S. Rowe Pan American Fund
Wells Fargo Collegiate Loan
Wells Fargo Graduate Loan
Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan
The Rowe Fund
For Undergraduate and Incoming Students: (Private Organizations)
Eurasian Undergraduate Exchange Program
Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Program
Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarships
Samuel Huntington Public Service Award (for graduating seniors)
Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarships
Dr. Natalia Gómez Passport Scholarship - Abroad With Disabilities (fully funded passport; $135 value)