Application period opens for Community Foundation scholarships

Metro Wire Staff

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin is accepting scholarship applications now through February 15th from Central Wisconsin students planning to attend college in the 2021-2022 school year.

Built through donations from across Portage and Waushara counties, the Foundation will distribute more than $180,000 to area students through 180 scholarship funds. Eligible scholarship applicants include graduating high school seniors, current college students, non-traditional students and graduate students who are pursuing higher education at a university, technical college, or professional school.

All students are encouraged to apply.

“We offer a wide variety of scholarship opportunities that are awarded to students with different majors, skills, and interests,” said Marlee Bokhoven, the Grants & Scholarships Coordinator at the Community Foundation.

To learn more about scholarship opportunities and apply for this year’s scholarships, go to www.cfcwi.org.

The application deadline is Feb. 15, 2021, at midnight. Students with questions may call the Foundation at 715-342-4454 or email [email protected]