All applicants to the program must first complete and submit the application for admission to the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The CSP requires a supplemental application and materials which are listed at the bottom of this page. You may apply to the CSP before receiving official notification from UW Admissions. However, application and selection for the CSP is separate and has no effect on the admission process.
Note: Application to the CSP also ensures consideration for the Powers-Knapp Scholarship Program
Application Dates and Decisions
Applications for the CSP are accepted annually from November 1st to February 1st.
All applications are carefully reviewed by a faculty/ staff selection committee and final decisions are made by the middle of April each year.
Required Application Materials
Completed application form
- Official high school transcript
- Official ACT/SAT scores
Three separate letters of recommendation (arrange for letters of recommendation to be sent by individuals who know your academic achievement, co-curricular involvement, leadership skills, and service engagement)
- Any additional pages or documents
Click below to download the application:
Please send all application materials directly to the program office:
Chancellor’s Scholarship Selection Committee
University of Wisconsin-Madison
117 Bascom Hall
500 Lincoln Dr.
Madison, WI 53706
If you have questions regarding the application process and/or submission of materials, please feel free to contact the program office at email@example.com or 608.262.9315.