$1500.00 is available in scholarship monies.
Each scholarship will be for $250.00 - $500.00 based on applications received.
Requirements for the scholarship are as follows:
Candidate must be in their senior year of high school.
Candidate should have a scholastic average of 2.50 or better. School principle must verify.
Candidate must be able to meet the requirements of the school they plan to attend. Need Guidance Counselor verification.
Candidate must have proof of exhibiting at least two years at the Wisconsin Valley Fair.
No additional pages will be accepted. Please answer the questions in the space provided or as directed on the form.
Scholarships recipients will be awarded a certificate at the Wisconsin Valley Fair Awards Program on Sunday, August 6, 2017. A letter will be sent in July to the recipients of this scholarship.
Scholarship may be used to any accredited school. (Post High). Actual checks will be presented to the recipients when proof of second semester registration and first semester report card/transcript are presented to the Fair Administrator.
The Marathon County Agricultural Society Scholarship Committee will select the 2017 recipients from the applicants.
Completed application forms must be submitted by May 19, 2017 and should be sent to:
Marathon County Agricultural Society, Inc.
c/o Mary Sharkey, Scholarship Committee Chair
Marathon County Courthouse
500 Forest Street
Wausau, WI 54403