Badgerland Financial will award up to 20 $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors pursuing study in agriculture or an agriculture-related field.
The application deadline is Friday, March 1.
“Badgerland Financial recognizes the dynamic role agriculture plays in our local economy,” says CEO Diane Cole. “This scholarship program is a way to help deserving students open the doors of opportunity in continuing their education. We are pleased to support the agricultural leaders of tomorrow.”
Requirements include that an applicant must live within the 33-county area served by Badgerland Financial and be a graduating high school senior pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related field at a short course, technical school or university. Applications must be postmarked by Friday, March 1. Payment will be made after Badgerland Financial receives proof of completion of the first semester.
Applications are available for download at www.badgerlandfinancial.com or upon request from any Badgerland Financial branch office. Questions can be directed to Tammy Beard, (608) 370-6960, Tammy.Beard@badgerlandfinancial.com.