Scholarship Information

Scholarship Program

Countryside Cooperative is committed to the communities it serves by maintaining a skilled and educated workforce to serve its members and patrons well into the future. Countryside Cooperative is pleased to inform you that we will be offering up to twenty (20) $500.00 scholarships to eligible high school seniors enrolled at an accredited school.

Students whose parents or guardians are active members or customers of Countryside Cooperative are eligible to apply. An active member or customer is defined as having purchased a minimum of $1,000.00 worth of products and/or services during the fiscal from Countryside Cooperative.

Application materials should be submitted to Monica Brantner at the Durand Business Office located at 514 East Main Street, Durand, WI 54736 or via email to

Congratulations to the seniors who will be receiving a scholarship from Countryside:
Grace Branger - Gilmanton High School
Nathan Bremer - Arcadia High School
Casey Denk - Mondovi High School 
Barbara Dittrich - Cochrane-Fountain City High School
Marli Evans - Gilmanton High School
Abbey Fedie - Mondovi High School
Emma Fischer - Lincoln High School
Nick Frokjer - Unity High School
Austin George - Mondovi High School
Grace Haase - Osceola High School
Matthew Harle - New Richmond High School
Devon Mares - Unity High School
Drew Meyer - Amery High School
Dylan Nitchey - Turtle Lake High School
Karissa O'Connell - Gilmanton High School
Emily Olson - Gilmanton High School
Noah Schank - Arcadia High School
Linzy Sendelbach - Arcadia High School
Heidi Strey - Osseo/Fairchild High School
Ben Styer - Menomonie High School
Countryside Cooperative’s Scholarship Selection Committee evaluates applicants based on general merit and application materials. The nine-panel committee consists of three board members, three-member/patrons, and three employees. Winners are notified the first week in April 2021. If you are interested in serving on our 2021 Scholarship Committee, please contact Monica Brantner at 715-672-8503, ext. 1103.

Scholarship checks will be made payable to the college and mailed to the student’s home address upon presenting proof that the student has successfully completed his or her first semester of studies and is enrolled for second semester. Students must provide proof of completion which includes a copy of grades and a schedule of the second-semester classes. Students do not need to submit official transcripts.

For any questions please contact:

Monica Brantner
Payroll and Benefits Administrator
514 East Main Street
Durand WI 54736
(715) 672-8503 ext. 1103

2020 Scholarship Application