Appleton, WI (PRWEB) February 22, 2013
WOW Logistics has announced the release of an annual scholarship within the dairy and food industry. WOW Logistics is proud to offer its annual scholarship, in conjunction with the Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research, to a student attending a University of Wisconsin System school seeking a degree in dairy or food science with a focus on the dairy manufacturing industry. The WOW Logistics Dairy or Food Science Scholarship, created in 2010, is an annual $1,000 scholarship available to qualified students.
WOW Logistics understands the importance of the dairy industry to the state of Wisconsin and the economy of the United States. WOW Logistics works closely with nearly 100 customers in the dairy industry to handle and store more than one billion pounds of dairy products each year. With this annual scholarship, WOW hopes to encourage and promote careers within the dairy manufacturing industry.
Applications must be completed and returned to WOW Logistics by March 29, 2013. The winning applicant will be announced on April 1, 2013 and invited to accept the award at the Wisconsin Cheese Industry Conference, April 17th in La Crosse, WI.
To be eligible for the scholarship, the student must meet the following criteria:
- Currently enrolled in a University of Wisconsin System school.
- Enrolled in a Dairy or Food Science program with a dairy manufacturing focus.
- Sophomore, junior or senior level (if senior, must attend school in Fall 2013)
- In good academic standing.
If you have questions regarding the WOW Logistics Dairy or Food Science Scholarship, please contact Howard Kamerer, CEO at WOW Logistics at 920.830.4802 or via email at howardka(at)wowlogistics(dot)com. Applications can be found at http://www.wowlogistics.com/scholarships/dairy_or_food_science.
About WOW Logistics
Headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin, WOW is a nationally-recognized leader in the third-party logistics industry. In 35 years, WOW has grown from a single 108,000 square foot warehouse to nearly 7 million square feet encompassing 23 warehouse locations in three states. In addition to public and contract warehousing, WOW offers a vast array of value-added services including a Trade Finance Program, Transportation Management Solutions, and Real Estate Development/Build-to-Suit options. WOW distribution centers offer dry/ambient warehousing as well as multi-temperature ASI certified food grade refrigerated and freezer storage. For more information go to http://www.wowlogistics.com