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Helping Youth Succeed

Each year, the Markesan Chamber of Commerce sponsors, selects and awards one $500 scholarship to a deserving student in the Markesan, Green Lake or Ripon School District High School where Markesan Chamber of Commerce businesses are located. 

To qualify for the scholarship, (1) the student-applicants or his/her parent/guardian must be employeed by a Markesan Chamber of Commerce member business. (2) Applicants must be a Markesan High School, Green Lake High School or Ripon High School senior who is scheduled to graduate in the spring of the awarding year. And (3) applicants must be planning on attending a 4- or 2-year college, university or tech school in the fall.

Scholarship applications are available through each school's guidance office, Chamber member businesses or the Markesan Chamber of Commerce after the first of the year, and are due no later March 1.

The winning scholarship recipient will be notified at his/her school's individual scholarship banquet.