Students must be admitted to the Fond du Lac Campus of UW Oshkosh to be eligible for scholarships through the UWO–Fond du Lac Foundation. If you are not currently a student, we encourage you to apply to the Fond du Lac Campus of UW Oshkosh today. 

Scholarships are monetary gifts from private donors, local businesses and organizations, and the Fond du Lac campus’ annual fundraising event, Corks & Forks. Scholarships are generally awarded based on academic merit, extracurricular activity or intended college major. Some scholarships also require verification of financial need. Therefore, all scholarship applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). No repayment of scholarships is required.

Scholarship Application Deadline

March 30, 2020

Scholarships awarded by the UWO–Fond du Lac Foundation, Inc. are only available to students attending the Fond du Lac campus in fall 2020.


Scholarships for Books and Supplies

Student with book in libraryThe Berger Book Bag Fund provides financial assistance to UWO–Fond du Lac students who might otherwise have difficulty purchasing needed books and academic supplies. This program is made possible through the generous gifts made in memory of Joseph S. Berger, Jr. and his father Joseph S. Berger, Sr., who together were instrumental in the establishment of the Fond du Lac campus in 1963.

Apply for Fall Semester Funding

Application is available June 1–Aug. 1.

Apply for Spring Semester Funding

Application is available Nov. 1–Jan. 3.


For more information about scholarships at the Fond du Lac campus, be sure to talk to your high school guidance counselor or contact the Student Affairs Solution Center at

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh
Fond du Lac Campus
400 University Dr
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
  (920) 929-1100