ACZ Scholarship Endowment Fund

The ACZ Scholarship Fund will make two awards (one to a female and one to a male) for the 2023-24 academic year. The scholarship is renewable for a total of four years as long as the student maintains eligibility (according to the criteria below) and an application is submitted for renewal. If recipients continue at UWL, the next awards will be made for the 2027-28 academic year.

• Must be an incoming freshman at UWL enrolled full-time
• Must be a high school graduate from the School District of La Crosse
• Must rank in the top 10% of high school graduating class
• Financial need must be considered – FASFA on file
• Must demonstrate participation in extra-curricular activities and community service/volunteerism
• Must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and character
• This scholarship is renewable for three additional years if a GPA of 3.25 is maintained and the application is submitted for renewal

Supplemental Questions
  1. ACZ Scholarship Endowment Fund (requirements for initial application from incoming freshman)
    • 1. Which high school did you attend in the School District of La Crosse?
    • 2. Essay: How will receiving the scholarship make a difference in your life? How will your career goals and aspirations make a difference in society?
    • 3. Letter of reference from a high school teacher or counselor
    • 4. Letter of reference from a civic leader, pastor, employer, or volunteer coordinator