2023 Scholarship Winners Announced
The Wisconsin Dairy Products Assn. (WDPA) is proud to announce the winners of the Robert L. Bradley Scholarship, and the Wisconsin Dairy Products Association Scholarship. Both scholarships will be worth $2,000 each. The first scholarship is named after Dr. Bob Bradley, a long-time professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a major supporter of WDPA. Dr. Bradley became the Head Judge for WDPA’s World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Contest in 2018. These two scholarships will be awarded each year to two deserving college students pursuing careers in the dairy industry. The funding for these scholarships comes from the net proceeds of the World Dairy Expo Championship Dairy Product Contest.
The scholarships are available to any student attending a University of Wisconsin system school, i.e. UW-Madison, UW-Platteville, UW-River Falls, etc.
To be eligible for the scholarships, the student must meet the following criteria:
Graduating high school seniors and college freshman, sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible for these scholarships. No grad students are eligible.
The student must be attending a UW school or planning to attend (if presently a high school senior).
The student must be in the Food Science program, Dairy Science program, or a dairy industry related program (should explain in essay how their field of interest will benefit the dairy industry) in order to apply.
The student must be in good academic standing.
The award can be used for any college educational expenses, including tuition, books, room and board, etc.
The application deadline was March 30, 2023.