Balanced Man Scholarship

The Balanced Man Scholarship

The Ancient Greeks believed that a body’s good health was vital, as it is the vessel of the mind. The mind houses your humanity, and, therefore, exercise of the mind is just as important as exercise of the body for full maturation and development. The purpose of a man’s time on earth is to live the best, balanced life and to explore the unexamined facets that make us better men.

The Balanced Man Scholarship is a scholarship SigEp offers to incoming, male freshmen at UW-Platteville. The scholarships are awarded to applicants who show they best follow in the Sound Mind and Sound Body ideals and four pillars of Leader, Scholar, Athlete and Gentlemen that SigEp holds in high regard. These include scholastic, community service, and extra-curricular activities. Undergraduate members, parents, local volunteers, and alumni from UW-Platteville have raised and donated over $40,000 in scholarship support over the years. There is no obligation to join Sigma Phi Epsilon in order to apply or receive the Balanced Man Scholarship.

The men of Sigma Phi Epsilon wish you the best of luck as you begin your college career.
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Fall 2017 BMS Events

These events are open to all Balanced Man Scholarship applicants. For more information please, contact: Jacob Horan  Email: or Call/Text: (715) 382-3541

Sound Mind/Sound Body:

Blackhawk Lake Trip

Monday September 4th , 2017, from 11:00am to 3:00pm at Blackhawk Lake in Highland, WI.

Enjoy a day at the beach with the brothers of Sigma Phi Epsilon playing beach volleyball, frisbee, football, bags, spikeball and swimming. We will also be providing a cookout for the afternoon.

● 10:00am – Meet by the statues outside the Markee Pioneer Student Center

● 10:15am – Leave for Blackhawk Lake

● 2:30pm – Return to Platteville


SigEp Trivia and Card Night

Thursday, September 7th , 2017, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Come and join us for a night of Trivia and card games at the PSC! Come and team up with the SigEp Brothers for 3 rounds of trivia or try your luck against each other with card games.

● 5:45pm – Meet by the statues outside the Markee Pioneer Student Center

● 6:00pm – Trivia and Card Games


House Golf

Saturday, September 9th, 2017 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Come join us for a twist on the gentlemanly game of golf! We will have holes set up throughout various rooms within our house.

● 12:45pm – Meet by the statues outside the Markee Pioneer Student Center

● 1:00pm – Tee off at the house


Active Tuesday

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017, from 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Come and join the brothers for a day of sports! We will be playing capture the flag, basketball and football.

● 2:30pm- Meet by the statues outside the Markee Pioneer Student Center

● 3:00pm- Head to memorial park to pick teams and play sports


High and Low Ropes Course

Friday, September 15th , 2017 at Four Mounds Ropes Course in Dubuque, IA

**Spots may be limited, so sign up early!**

● 3:00pm- Meet by the Statues outside the Markee Pioneer Student Center

● 4:00pm- High Ropes Course at Four Mounds in Dubuque, IA

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