The purpose of this scholarship is to aid needy and qualified undergraduates at the University of Wisconsin -- Madison. The amount of the scholarship will be determined by the amount of the money earned by the Kenneth M. Orchard Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a junior or senior at the University of Wisconsin – Madison during the year for which the scholarship is sought. Students may major in any field. Awards are not made to students on academic or disciplinary probation, nor to those who are not admitted to a degree program.
  • Be an active member of The United Methodist Church.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Able to demonstrate financial need. There will be no work requirement attached to this scholarship.

Application Procedure

  • Application forms are available after January 1 of each year for the following fall (see below).
  • Completed applications and supporting materials are due no later than April 1.
  • Each application will receive notification by May 1

Send application to:
Orchard Memorial Scholarship Committee
Wisconsin Conference Finance Office
750 Windsor Street
Sun Prairie, WI 53590-0620