The scholarship was established in memory of Robert Adams Bradford. Preference is to be given to students enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences who demonstrate broad intellectual interests and the qualities of leadership and citizenship envisioned by the University’s founder. Consideration will be given to financial need. Preference is also given to an out of state student, preferably from a New England state or from the state of Wisconsin. The award will be in the amount of $10,000 and can be renewed annually until graduation.