SCHOLARSHIP

SCHOLARSHIPS

The Central Wisconsin State Fair will again be offering scholarships to high school graduates enrolled at an institute of higher learning for the Fall 2017 semester. Recipients will be required to furnish proof of enrollment in an institute of higher learning before receiving their scholarship.

The following three scholarships are available:

  • The A & P Enterprise Shows Scholarship - $250, sponsored by A & P Enterprises which is owned by the Kedrowicz family. This scholarship is given in memory of the late Art Kedrowicz. To be eligible for this scholarship, students must have exhibited at the Central Wisconsin State Fair for a minimum of two years; one of these years must have been in 2016.

  • The Margie Strasser Scholarship - $250, sponsored by donations from Central Wisconsin State Fair vendors. This scholarship is given in memory of long-time food vendor concessionaire Margie Strasser. To be eligible for this scholarship, students must have exhibited at the Central Wisconsin State Fair for a minimum of two years; one of these years must have been in 2016.

  • The Gass Family Scholarship - $1,000, sponsored by the Gass family children in memory of their parents William and Esther Gass, long-time food vendor concessionaires. To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must have exhibited at the Central Wisconsin State Junior Fair in 2016 and exhibited a minimum of two years. Applicants must also be an active member of their 4-H, FFA, or other youth organization.

  • Applicants can download the applications by clicking the links above or by contacting the Fair Office at 715-387-1261.