The Feb. 1 deadline is approaching for scholarship applications from students who live within the Wisconsin Public Service customer area and plan to attend technical or four-year college programs. Scholarships are offered from the Wisconsin Public Service Foundation to students who are high school seniors, continuing college students, returning adults or minorities/females. Scholarships of up to $1,500 per year are awarded based on outstanding academic achievement, leadership in school and community activities and financial need.
For more information regarding available scholarships and for an online application, visit wisconsinpublicservice.com/company/scholarships.aspx. High school students may visit their guidance counselors for additional information.
Last year, Wisconsin Public Service Foundation awarded more than 160 scholarships, with the recipients receiving more than $140,000.