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Wisconsin FFA Foundation Scholarships Available

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin FFA Foundation is calling for applications for the 2014 post-secondary scholarships. The electronic application is available on the Wisconsin FFA website under the “programs” tab ( All applications are due to be postmarked by March 15, 2014 to the Wisconsin FFA Foundation office.

Applicants must be a senior in high school or enrolled in a university or technical school and have maintained a satisfactory scholastic record in school. FFA members need to only fill out one application to be considered for all scholarships for which the applicant qualifies. A listing of additional criteria for certain scholarships is available on the Wisconsin FFA website.

These scholarships, totaling about $32,000, are generously provided by companies and individual endowed funds:

  • Blain’s Farm and Fleet (2-$2,000)
  • GROWMARK (2-$1,200)
  • Kenneth Heideman Endowment (7-$1,000)
  • Wisconsin Agri-Business Association (4-$1,000)
  • Arnold and Katherine Cordes Endowment (1-$1,000)
  • Cooperative Resources International (2-$750)
  • Louis M Sasman of the Kiwanis Club of Downtown Madison Endowment (1-$700)
  • ANIMART, Inc. (2-$600)
  • Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association (2-$600)
  • Rodney O. Kittelsen Endowment (1-$600)
  • Matthew D. Anderson Endowment Fund (3-$500)
  • Foth Production Solutions, LLC (2-$500)
  • Harold and Geneva Beals Endowment (1-$500)
  • Walter and Delores Bjoraker Endowment (1-$500)
  • Collegiate FFA, UW-Madison (2-$500)
  • Elstad Brothers Endowment (1-$500)
  • Bernie and Marty Staller Endowment (1-$500)
  • Star Blends (1-$500)
  • WPS Farm Show Food Vendors (1-$500)
  • Mary Elstad and Dean P. Gagnon Endowment (1-$450)
  • Robert and Herta Laatsch Family Endowment (1-$450)
  • Dr. Virgil and Ann Martinson Endowment (1-$450)
  • John and Hattie Van Wychen Endowment (1-$450)
  • Collegiate FFA, UW-Madison (Farm and Industry Short Course) (1-$300)

For more information, please contact Sonya Huebner at or 608-831-5058 x1.

The Wisconsin FFA Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization, unites individuals, organizations and companies who share a common interest in the advancement of agriculture and community leadership through FFA. You can support today’s FFA members by supporting the programs that have been core tenets of the FFA: proficiency awards, career development events, state FFA degrees, sectional leadership workshops, scholarships, chapter awards, agri-science fair, state FFA convention and state officer support. Learn more about the Wisconsin FFA Foundation and sponsorship opportunities by visiting