Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association offers scholarships for high school students


Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association offers scholarships for high school students 

DEFOREST, Wis. – The Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association is accepting scholarship applications through February 23 from high school seniors enrolled or planning to enroll in any university, technical college, or community college.   

 Interested applicants must be a resident of Wisconsin with a background in the beef, veal, or dairy industry. Preference may be given to those majoring in an agriculture-related field or attending a Wisconsin school.   

Award recipients are encouraged to attend the WCA Summer Tour held in June 2024. The event typically tours Wisconsin beef businesses and concludes with an awards ceremony and dinner.   

To apply, students must submit a completed application, essay, two letters of recommendation, and a high school office enrollment verification form. These items may be mailed to the Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association Office (957 Liberty Drive, Suite 201, Verona, WI 53593) or emailed to [email protected].   

Additional information about the scholarship as well as the application can be found online.   

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The Wisconsin Cattlemen’s Association is a trusted leader in the Wisconsin beef industry and gives a voice to Wisconsin’s beef producers on a local, regional and national level. Cattlemen and women can count on the WCA to protect their backs when it comes to legislation impacting beef farms. The association works closely with many industry partners to maintain a positive business environment for cattlemen through leadership and education. Become a member to ensure a viable Wisconsin beef industry now and in the future.

Posted: January 17, 2024