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
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.
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.
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.
Kewaunee County Farm Technology Days Scholarship
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.
Kewaunee County HCE Scholarships
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.