"What is the Westby Scholarship?" The proceeds of our tail gating fundraiser are donated to that fund at
* The scholarship funds a twelve week summer internship with the DNR.
* The dollar amount varies depending on the donations to the fund.
In the beginning the amount was $3000.00. One year it was 3,500.00; another year it was 3,200.00. Lately the amount is $4,000.00
* The recipient works in six areas of natural resources: enforcement, waters, parks, fish, wild life, and forestry.
* Kevin Aquard is the person at the school in charge of determining who gets the scholarship.
* Some recipients in the past are Alex Nelson, Adam Gronli, Steven Westby, and Colin Wright.
This is just one of the funds which we Sunrise Lions support in our community.