2021 Smart Choices Scholarship Program

Applications due April 1st, 2021

In conjunction with the WIAA, the Dairy Farmers of Washington and Gesa Credit Union proudly announce the 2020-2021 Smart Choices College Scholarship Program which will award two (2) $5,000 scholarships and eight (8) $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from WIAA member high schools for excellence in athletics/activities, academics, leadership and community service throughout their high school careers.

Applicants are required to fill out an online application that includes an essay question. Judging is based on the following criteria:

  • Athletic/Activity Excellence (30%)
  • Academic Achievement (30%)
  • Leadership (20%)
  • Citizenship/Community Service (10%)
  • Originality/Creativity of the Essay (5%)
  • Financial Need (5%)
Learn More and Apply
Applicants are able to save partially completed applications and return at a later date to update their information. All applications will be locked by the end-of-day on April 1, 2021 when the application window closes.  Please encourage your seniors to apply online at