Scholarships

Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board

Each year, the Wisconsin State Fair Dairy Promotion Board awards a number of scholarships to students in their third and fourth years of college pursuing a dairy-related or food science degree at one of Wisconsin’s four-year universities. Second-year students studying in a two-year program are also eligible to apply.

Applicants are evaluated on involvement and leadership in dairy-related activities, scholastic achievement, and career objectives. Finalists will be interviewed in April, with the recipients to be recognized at the 2021 Wisconsin State Fair.

2021 Scholarship and Application information can be found here: https://wsfdairypromo.org/scholarships?fbclid=IwAR3hGteq5v-UbnV7OkXcMoJgT7YwZ9QOjLdE4b5P9xAINlXq-Dr7trhqPpw

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Wisconsin Pork Association Offers Scholarships

The Wisconsin Pork Association announces four scholarships available to high school seniors and college students. Students with a sincere interest in the swine industry are encouraged to apply for these scholarships.

Applications must be received or postmarked no later than December 1, 2020. Applications are available from the Wisconsin Pork Association office at (608) 723-7551, or by downloading a copy at www.wppa.org/scholarships.

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Supporting the Future of Agriculture Through Education

The Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship is a four-year $10,000 scholarship for students pursuing an agriculture career that will benefit our rural Wisconsin communities. Since its inception in 1986, the scholarship has awarded over $800,000 in gifts to more than 115 college students committed to advancing the field of agriculture in northeast Wisconsin.

Thomas H. Lutsey was a strong believer in hard work and diligence being essential to success. He wanted to help students who had a passion for agriculture and a dedication to furthering their education to advance their local community. He created the scholarship foundation to encourage students to work hard, advance their education, and realize their goals.

The Thomas H. Lutsey-Waseda Farms Scholarship provides financial assistance to graduating seniors pursuing degrees that enhance rural communities. The application is open between January 1-April 1. Select on a section below for more information.

Visit https://wasedafarms.com/scholarship.html for more information.

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Farm First Dairy Cooperative Scholarship

With a commitment to investing in youth, FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative is proud to provide scholarships to several individuals pursuing higher education across the cooperative membership.

Visit http://www.farmfirstdairycooperative.com/member_services/scholarships.php for more information.

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Kewaunee County Farm Technology Days Scholarship 

Kewaunee County Farm Technology Days Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for students. This scholarship is open to any student beyond the first half of post-secondary education, 3rd or 4th year of college, the second year of a two-year program, or second half of a program. The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited school. One student alumni from districts including Algoma, Kewaunee, Luxemburg-Casco, Denmark, Southern Door, and Mishicot in either four or two-year colleges will be awarded $1,000. Kewaunee County FTD is looking to award these scholarships to approximately 70 students over 10 years, at minimum. Since the end of the 2017 show, Kewaunee County Farm Technology days has awarded $12,000 in scholarships to local students.
The application and guidelines can be found at https://kewaunee.uwex.edu/kewaunee-county-farm…/. Applications will be accepted from December 1, 2020 – January 31, 2021.
For any questions on the application process, please email 2017ftdgivesback@gmail.com.
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Kewaunee County Holstein Breeders Scholarship

Applicant must be currently enrolled or high school senior intending to enroll as a full-time student in a
Bachelor’s Program at any college or university, or a two-year Associate Degree Program at any technical
college or Short Course. The applicant must plan to pursue further education within the next school year.

Holstein Breeders Scholarship Application 2020

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Kewaunee County HCE Scholarships

Kewaunee County HCE Scholarship Application 2021

This $500 scholarship is available to an HCE member, child of a Kewaunee County HCE member, or a grandchild of an HCE member.  The recipient must be currently enrolled or a high school senior intending to enroll as a full-time student in a Bachelor’s Program at any college or university or a two-year Associate Degree Program at any technical college.  Applicants can reapply if not a recipient of this scholarship.
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Kewaunee County Garden Club

The Kewaunee County Garden Club is offering scholarships to qualified student applicants pursuing a degree in the field of horticulture/or related to horticulture. Full-time students can qualify for up to $1,000.00 per school year and part-time students can qualify for up to $500.00 per school year.

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Dairy Calf and Heifer Association
Each year the Dairy Calf and Heifer Association (DCHA) offers a $1,000 scholarship. Students currently enrolled in an agriculture-related field at an accredited college or university are eligible to apply.
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Kewaunee County 4-H Scholarships
Please visit our 4-H page to learn more.
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Wisconsin Towns Association 2021 Scholarship Program
The Wisconsin Towns Association, Rural Mutual Insurance Company, and Scott Construction, Inc. will be awarding $7,000 in scholarships to high school seniors graduating in 2021 from either a public or private high school in Wisconsin that plan to enroll in a Wisconsin public or private college or a university in 2021. The winners are determined by independent judging of an essay contest. The essay should address the topic: “What lessons can town governments take from the COVID-19 pandemic to improve their emergency management systems and prepare for and respond to future disasters?” The enclosed brochure provides additional necessary details. Students do not need to be residents of towns. Essays must be postmarked by May 28, 2021. 
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