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2018 WTA Scholarship Competition

CLICK HERE for a brochure describing the rules for the 2018 Wisconsin Towns Association Scholarship Program, funded together with our scholarship partners Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Scott Construction, Inc. All applicants must be graduating from a Wisconsin public or private high school in 2018 and plan to attend a Wisconsin public or private college or vocational technical institute in 2018. Several prizes will be awarded.

This year's topic is: “Why is town road investment important to economic development in Wisconsin?” The deadline for submissions is May 31st, 2018. Good luck to all applicants! CLICK HERE for the application form to be sent in together with the essay and CLICK HERE if you would like to see the cover letter sent to schools.

2018 Scholarship Winners:

Alexa will be attending UW-Madison to pursue a career as a Physician's Assistant. Click here to read her essay.

Eric will be attending UW-Whitewater to pursue a career in Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Click here to read his essay.

  • Ethan Charles, Town of Prentice, Price Co.

Ethan will be attending Nicolet Area Technical College and then plans to transfer to a UW College to pursue a career in Mechanical Design and Film. Click here to read his essay.

Haley will be attending UW-Stevens Point to pursue a career in Elementary Education and Spanish. Click here to read her essay. 

Kylie will be attending UW-Madison to pursue a career as an Economist. Click here to read her essay.

Michael will be attending UW-River Falls to pursue a career in Agriculture Business. Click here to read his essay.

Mitchell will be attending UW-Madison to pursue a career in the Medical Field. Click here to read his essay.


2017 WTA Scholarship Competition

(1/27/17) CLICK HERE for a brochure describing the rules for the 2017 Wisconsin Towns Association Scholarship Program, funded together with our scholarship partners Rural Mutual Insurance Company and Scott Construction, Inc. All applicants must be graduating from a Wisconsin public or private high school in 2017 and plan to attend a Wisconsin public or private college or vocational technical institute in 2017. Several prizes will be awarded.

This year's topic is: “A federal republic form of government: What is it? Why does it work? Do we still have one? Why are town governments critical to its success?” The deadline for submissions is May 29th, 2017. Good luck to all applicants! CLICK HERE for the application form to be sent in together with the essay and CLICK HERE if you would like to see the cover letter sent to schools.

2017 Scholarship Winners:

Anna will be attending Carroll University to pursue a career as a Physician's Assistant. Click here to read Anna's essay. 

Nathan will be attending UW Madison to pursue a career in Mechanical Engineering. Click here to read Nathan's essay. 

Chloe will be attending UW Madison to pursue a career as an Editor. Click here to read Chloe's essay. 

Ruby will be attending UW Eau Claire to pursue a career in Surgery. Click here to read Ruby's essay.

Krista will be attending UW River Falls to pursue a career as an Animal Nutritionist. Click here to read Krista's essay. 

Tony will be attending UW Washington County and later Grand Canyon University for Christian Studies. Click here to read Tony's essay. 

Jacob will be attending Milwaukee School of Engineering to pursue a career in Mechanical Engineering. Click here to read Jacob's essay. 

Kailey will be attending Marian University to pursue a career in Nursing. Click here to read Kailey's essay.