WCHA-LDG Scholarship Program Now Accepting Applications
October 12, 2016 | wcha-admin
The Wisconsin County Highway Association-Leadership Development Group (WCHA-LDG) Scholarship Program is to financially assist students in a Transportation related academic program.
This scholarship program will consist of up to $5,000 worth of scholarships awarded to eligible students attending an accredited university or 2 year technical college.
APPLICANT QUALIFICATION – Applicant shall be a Wisconsin County Highway department employee’s dependent, an intern, summer help or a part-time highway department employee. Applicant must be a college or technical student going into their second year level (or higher) and enrolled in a Transportation or closely related curriculum, such as, diesel mechanic, civil engineering or civil technology, public administration. Student must have a 2.75 GPA or higher. Consideration will be given to academic achievements, character, participation in professional organizations, and any previous work experience in the area of transportation. The decisions to award or not award by the WCHA will be final. The WCHA-LDG reserves the right to modify this program. The WCHA-LDG may periodically review an applicant’s eligibility. Final recommendations must be approved by the WCHA Board of Directors.