Submitted by Mark Gunderman, CVTC

EAU CLAIRE, WI – Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) students received 282 scholarships totaling more than $158,000 recently when the CVTC Foundation hosted its annual Scholarship Awards Receptions. B-W graduate Evan Nadeau was among them.

At the events, scholarship recipients were paired at tables with representatives from the families or organizations that generously donated the scholarship funds. Often donors create scholarship funds to memorialize a loved one, or support a cause, but it all comes down to making a difference in the lives of the recipients.

B-W grad Evan Nadeau, received the Beverly Bauman Memorial Scholarship, Li-Ling Huang Memorial Endowment Scholarship and Peter Draz Memorial Scholarship; and Taylor Zimmerman, Arthur Kopp Memorial Endowment Scholarship.

Chippewa Valley Technical College delivers superior, progressive technical education, which improves the lives of students, meets the workforce needs of the region, and strengthens the larger community. Campuses are located in Chippewa Falls, Eau Claire, Menomonie, Neillsville and River Falls. CVTC serves an 11-county area in west central Wisconsin. CVTC is part of the Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) and is one of 16 WTCS colleges located throughout the state.