News Release

Published on Wednesday, August 06, 2008

Casey Halverson, of Viroqua, Wis., a Western Technical College Agribusiness student, recently received a $750 scholarship from the CHS Foundation, the major giving entity for CHS, Inc., an energy, grains, and food company.

As part of the CHS stewardship focus, the CHS Foundation invests in agriculture and cooperative business through education and leadership development. The Foundation annually distributes $1.8 million through grants, scholarships, and educational support.

An independent, external committee selects recipients based on essays, transcripts, and reference letters.

Details on CHS Foundation scholarships are available at For information about programs and services at Western, call 608.785.9200 or visit the Web site at