Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
Charles Eckburg was born in Peshtigo, WI. He attended UW Madison as a student and later became an instructor as well. His professional career included positions held at the Borden company: Vice-President, President of the Cheese Division, and a member of the Board of Directors.
Charles was also a director of Gateway Industries of Chicago, IL, Brinkman Cheese Co. of Fenimore, WI, and Twin Town Cheese Co. of Almena, WI. Charles also earned an appointment to the U.S. Department of Agriculture to conduct research on Swiss Cheese.
The scholarship is worth up to $12,000.
- FISC recipients must be preparing for careers in the Dairy Industry.
- The award is renewable and a minimum GPA of 2.75 is required.
Study experience required
You can apply for scholarships as soon as you receive your NetID and password, which can be activated as soon as you receive the 10-digit campus ID on your submission confirmation letter from Admissions. Do not wait until you have been accepted to the University.