Social Inquiry Scholarships

Ellen Clark History Scholarship. For students majoring in history, preferably incoming freshmen.

Carl H. Daley Scholarship. For a full-time student majoring in one of three departments: Human Behavior, Justice, and Diversity; Social Inquiry; and Health and Human Performance - with the award alternating each year. The HBJD and Social Inquiry recipient should have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.4.The HHP recipient should submit a 500-word-or-less essay regarding how they personally balance scholastic activity and achievement with personal health and physical fitness.

Doyle Scholarship for History Excellence. For students majoring in history who are at least in their undergraduate sophomore year of study. Recipients must have a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher and demonstrate financial need.

Ernest Feidler Scholarship. For students in history or another field of the social sciences.

Dr. and Mrs. Wasyl Halich Scholarship. For an undergraduate sophomore, junior, or senior student majoring in history who shows academic merit and financial need.

Willis B. Hughes Scholarship. For a graduating senior who is accepted for enrollment in a graduate school in the field of history, philosophy, or languages and literature.

Silva Kahl Scholarship. For a student majoring in either History or Broad Field Social Studies with a History concentration.

Rev. Dr. Robert A. and Pauline L. Olson-Koenig History Scholarship in honor and memory of Wyatt Belcher. For a student of academic merit who is pursuing a degree in history. The student must demonstrate a past work history or experience working as a volunteer in their community and demonstrate financial need.

Morgan and David Roberts Scholarship. For students of academic merit in the areas of history or in the social sciences.

William A. Wenninger Humanities Scholarship. To be awarded to undergraduates who show academic promise in one of the humanities, namely history, literature or philosophy.


Current students: Each winter, you will receive notification to your UW-Superior email account when it is time to apply for Foundation scholarships. Applications are typically due in early March and scholarships are awarded for the following academic year, beginning with the fall semester.

Incoming freshmen and transfer students: Upon admission to the university, you must complete the new student scholarship essay to be considered for a Foundation scholarship.You will be notified by mail and email if you have been awarded a Foundation scholarship.