Maria Rene Essary awarded Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2018 Initiative Scholarship

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A $10,000 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2018 Initiative Scholarship was presented to Maria Rene Essary, a senior at Westosha Central High School at a recognition luncheon by Herb Koh, Wisconsin philanthropist and businessman.

The Herb Kohl Initiative Scholarship recognizes students who have demonstrated a high level of motivation, have shown strong promise for achieving success in college and beyond, and have overcome significant personal obstacles or adversity.

The Herb Kohl Educational Foundation has been recognizing educational excellence since 1990 by annually awarding scholarships to 200 graduating high school students throughout Wisconsin.  Since it was established in 1990, the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation has awarded $14.5 million to Wisconsin students, teachers, principals and schools.

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