Wisconsin Pork Offers Scholarships

The Wisconsin Pork Association is sponsoring a scholarship program for Wisconsin high school seniors recognizing individuals pursuing a career in agriculture. Preference will be given to those students possessing leadership abilities and interests in the swine industry.

Scholarship Requirements

1. All applicants must possess a sincere interest in the pork industry.

2. All applicants must pursue a post high school education, i.e. college, vocational school, short course, etc.

3. All applicants are required to fill out and return form no later than DECEMBER 1, 2021, to: WPA, PO Box 327, Lancaster, WI 53813.

4. Only seniors in a Wisconsin high school are eligible to apply.

5. Finalists for the scholarship will be asked to complete a phone interview to determine the scholarship winners. Finalists will be notified in late December.

6. One $500 scholarship and one $400 scholarship will be awarded.

7. The scholarship winners will be notified in January and invited to attend the WPA Annual Meeting when scholarship winners are announced.

8. The scholarship will be awarded after the WPA office has received a copy of the recipient’s first semester transcript showing the student is in good academic standing.

For more information contact: Wisconsin Pork Association PO Box 327 Lancaster, WI 53813 (608) 723-7551