A number of local students were among the 394 University of Wisconsin-Stout students awarded scholarships valued at more than $870,000 this academic year through the Stout University Foundation Inc.

The students received the awards during a fall virtual scholarship reception, which replaced the traditional on-campus event because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Established in 1963, the Stout University Foundation Scholarship Program has helped more than 10,486 students receive a college education. DeForest’s Abigayle Gardiner, Digital Marketing Technology; Graphics Communications, Bob Ward Endowed Photography Scholarship; C. Ray and Babe Ingram Scholarship; John Carter Family Memorial Scholarship; Terry and Margy Ingram Scholarship

Windsor’s Joshua Teeters, Computer Science, Geraldine Raisler Hedberg Endowed Scholarship.

Load comments