All articles in Scholarship Stories

Student Profile: Samira Bare, ’24 Received Ferguson Phuture Phoenix Scholarship

Samira Bare

Dreaming big was easy for Samira Bare. Choosing to pursue college was complicated. She knew it was the next stop … More Student Profile: Samira Bare, ’24 Received Ferguson Phuture Phoenix Scholarship

Scholarship Inspires Ryan Thieme’s Passions, Big Dreams

UW-Green Bay Student Ryan Thieme

Ryan Thieme said it best when he shared “the people and the culture at UW-Green Bay make it a place … More Scholarship Inspires Ryan Thieme’s Passions, Big Dreams

Student Profile: Emily Bernhardt ’22, Jean B. Weidner Scholarship in Social Work Recipient

Emily Bernhardt

Emily Bernhardt has had a lifelong love of learning and knew college was the right path for her. Upon her … More Student Profile: Emily Bernhardt ’22, Jean B. Weidner Scholarship in Social Work Recipient

LaForce Family Foundation carries on legacy of Joe and Mac LaForce

Arionna Loughlin

Fueled by a passion for helping others, Arionna Loughlin’s goal is to become a physical therapist. Majoring in Human Biology … More LaForce Family Foundation carries on legacy of Joe and Mac LaForce

Estate gift bolsters generosity of Betty Brown, UW-Green Bay retiree

Betty Brown Ed Weidner and Students

Both Betty and Donald Brown’s parents’ formal education ended with eighth-grade. College, they realized, was not a given. Still, their … More Estate gift bolsters generosity of Betty Brown, UW-Green Bay retiree

Ben Gilles is grateful for scholarships that will allow him to graduate debt free

“When I was young, I was so focused on golf that I was thinking about being a professional golfer,” says … More Ben Gilles is grateful for scholarships that will allow him to graduate debt free

Scholarship allows Nikki Messick to feel less stressed about 8 years of education ahead of her

Nikki Messick attends the Green Bay campus. majors in Human Biology and intends to graduate in 2024.  When Nikki opened … More Scholarship allows Nikki Messick to feel less stressed about 8 years of education ahead of her

Scholarships help Sheng Thao reach her goal of graduating with minimal debt

Sheng Thao attends the Sheboygan campus and is undecided in her major right now, though she is considering Humanities. She … More Scholarships help Sheng Thao reach her goal of graduating with minimal debt