Congratulations 2018 Scholarship Recipients!

The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation is proud to announce this year’s scholarship recipients. A record number of exemplary applications were submitted for consideration. Scholarships are awarded through company and individual endowed funds by supporters who share a passion for 4-H and the leadership and life skills it teaches.

This year’s scholarship winners are:

Oscar G. & Mary W. Woelfel Memorial Scholarship

$1,350 scholarship, two awarded

·         Alexis Kwak of Ridgeland, 4-H member of St. Croix and Barron Counties

·         Alexis Luedtke of Beaver Dam, Dodge County

Frances & Phyllis Conrad Memorial Scholarship

$1,200 scholarship, two awarded

·         Shelby Tone of Stoughton, Dane County

·         Linnaea Wallis of Dresser, Polk County

T.L. Bewick Scholarship

$1,000 scholarship, five awarded

·         Cassandra Berg of Arcadia, Buffalo County

·         Emily Czaplewski of West Allis, Waukesha County

·         Brandon Gilbertson of Elk Mound, Dunn County

·         Megan Hand of Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan County

·         Curtis Weltzien of Arcadia, Buffalo County

Harold and Irene Hendrickson Scholarship

$1,000 scholarship, one awarded

·         Sydney Tone of Stoughton, Dane County

Culver’s 4-H Scholarship Award

$750 scholarship, two awarded

·         Kalista Hodorff of Eden, Fond du Lac County

·         Brianna Jones of Big Bend, Waukesha County

Elizabeth Salter-Eby Memorial Scholarship

$750 scholarship, one awarded

·         Catherine Schurtz of Emerald, St. Croix County

Betty Krueger Memorial Scholarship

$500 scholarship, one awarded

·         Mitchell Schroepfer of Birnamwood, Langlade County



The Wisconsin 4-H Foundation awards more than $10,000 in scholarships annually to outstanding Wisconsin students pursuing higher education. Wisconsin 4-H Foundation scholarships are awarded to students based on demonstrated personal growth, development and leadership, academic performance and future educational goals.

This year’s application period is closed. Check back in December for next year’s opportunity. 


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608.262.1597 or



Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation, Inc.
The Pyle Center
702 Langdon Street
Madison, WI 53706
Phone: (608) 262-1597

Contributions to the Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation

Contributions to the Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation are used to assist the organization in their mission to provide resources to the Wisconsin 4‑H program.

Contributions are made with the understanding that the Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation has complete control and administration over the use of the donated funds.

The Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All contributions to the Foundation are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Federal tax identification number is 39-0914868.

Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation Statement of Nondiscrimination

The Wisconsin 4‑H Foundation is committed to, and morally bound to, a policy of nondiscrimination in regard to race, veteran status, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, gender, or sexual orientation as applicable to persons served by it, to staff employment, and to membership on its governing board.

As an organization and as individuals, we take the opportunity to learn and benefit from the divergent perspectives, backgrounds, and abilities each individual brings to the pursuit of our common mission.