‘Joan Ballweg Leadership Scholarship’ Available

Sen. Joan Ballweg, chair of the Committee on Agriculture and Tourism, is offering scholarships to qualifying high school seniors in her district. Up to 12 $500 scholarships are available for students in the 14th Senate District.

Apply now through March 29: https://legis.wisconsin.gov/senate/14/ballweg

Scholarship eligibility is open to all graduating seniors continuing their education at a technical college or university. Students must graduate with at least a 3.0 average on a 4.0-point scale and reside in the district.

If you are unsure whether or not you reside in the 14th Senate District, visit www.legis.wisconsin.gov. Type your address under “Find My Legislators” to determine your home district.

“I look forward to offering the ‘Joan Ballweg Leadership Scholarship’ to area high school seniors for the 20th consecutive year,” says Ballweg. “I always enjoy reading the students’ applications and learning about their outstanding leadership qualities.”

Scholarship packets are also available in area high school guidance offices or by emailing sen.ballweg@legis.wisconsin.gov.