Mercury Racing Awards Excellence in Trade Scholarships
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (June 14, 2021) –Mercury Racing has awarded its third annual scholarship to two local high school students Ryan Beck of New Holstein, Wisconsin and Caleb Cochran of Eden, Wisconsin for $5000 each. The goal of the scholarship is to alleviate financial stress of post-secondary education and support the continued growth of skilled tradespeople in our community. Companies such as Mercury Racing rely on skilled individuals with a strong work ethic and passion to build and service niche products. This scholarship will help grow the local workforce by providing the education and tools needed to succeed.
Beck will attend Lakeshore Technical College in the fall for the Weld Fabrication Technology program.
Cochran will attend Moraine Park Technical College and will pursue a degree in Mechanical Design Technology.
“This is the third year we have provided this scholarship, and this year we are proud to award this money to two very deserving individuals who clearly have a passion for pursuing a technical trade," said Stuart Halley, general manager, “Mercury Racing depends on skilled trades people to have a prosperous future. It is our mission to continue to grow this program so that more students, like Ryan and Caleb, have the financial support they need to be successful. ”Mercury Racing wishes to thank all who applied for this scholarship and express our congratulations on a successful 2021graduation.