The Edith O'Connor Scholarship in French honors Dr. Edith O'Connor, Professor Emerita, of the Department of Foreign Languages at UWEC. Eligible candidates are majors or minors in French who have at least Junior standing and a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
Vernon J. Gingerich Scholarship in French
Recipient must be accepted to the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Student must also be approved for a study abroad program in a native French-speaking environment.
Martha Worthington Scholarship
The Martha Worthington Scholarship honors Dr. Martha Worthington, Professor Emerita, of the Department of Foreign Languages at UWEC. Eligible candidates must be majoring in a Foreign Language, with a first preference for a student majoring in French, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Recipient must be a French student wishing to complete a project related to a humanitarian cause in a French or francophone environment.
Each year the outstanding student of French is named a Midelfort Scholar. A book award is given in honor of Dagny Midelfort, a long-time former secretary of the Department of Foreign Languages.
For a complete list of the Foreign Languages Scholarships offered by the UWEC Foundation click here.