William G. "Pop" Fotsch Engineering Endowed Scholarship

Marquette is pleased to offer the William G. “Pop” Fotsch Engineering Endowed Scholarship. This scholarship is for students with financial need and academic merit who are admitted to the Opus College of Engineering and file the FAFSA annually.

The award is renewable each year of the recipient’s undergraduate program (up to eight semesters) provided the student is in good standing in the Opus College of Engineering. This scholarship replaces the Père Marquette Scholarship but may be combined with other Marquette gift assistance; the combined total may not exceed tuition. For additional program details about this award, review the applicable Award Information Guide, available from the Office of Student Financial Aid.


Scholarship Information

Award Amount

  • Half tuition


  • February 1

Selection Guidelines

  • High school senior entering the Opus College of Engineering
  • Demonstrated financial need as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid
  • Priority will be given to students who demonstrate academic merit
Follow this link for the 2022-23 Scholarship Application.

Be sure to review the Scholarship & Scholars Program Instructions before beginning the online application.



Learn more about the Engineering Scholars Program in the Opus College of Engineering.