Awards & Grants

These awards and grants have been established to recognize and encourage excellence in a variety of areas throughout the University of Wisconsin System. Visit individual award and grant pages to learn more.


Alliant Energy | Erroll B. Davis, Jr. Achievement Awards

  • Nominations Due – April 19, 2021
  • Award Ceremony – October 27, 2021

Alliant Energy | James R. Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Awards

  • Nominations Due – April 19, 2021
  • Award Ceremony – October 27, 2021


Ignite Grant Program – Applied Research

  •  Required Intent to Submit Due – Midnight, November 29, 2021
  • Full Proposals Due – 5:00 pm, January 24, 2022

Outstanding Women of Color in Education

  • 2022 Nominations Due – TBD

Regent Scholar Grant Program

  • Applications Due – 5:00 p.m., November, 2, 2020

Wisconsin Regents Opportunity Scholarship

  • 2022 Nominations Due – TBD

Wisconsin Women in Government Scholarship

  • Applications Due – June 15, 2021

Board of Regents Awards

For information about the awards sponsored by the Board of Regents:

  • Regents Academic Staff Excellence Awards;
  • Regents Diversity Awards;
  • Regents Teaching Excellence Awards; and
  • Regents University Staff Excellence Awards

visit Board of Regents Awards.

Board of Regents Awards