The Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2011 Excellence Scholarship was presented to Esat Resad, a senior at DeForest Area High School, at a recognition luncheon hosted by U.S. Senator Herb Kohl on March 27.
The Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship recognizes students who have demonstrated academic potential, outstanding leadership, citizenship, community service, integrity, and other special talents.
Each year the Herb Kohl Foundation awards 100 students throughout Wisconsin with $1000 Excellence Scholarships. Since it was established in 1990, the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation has awarded $7.1 million to Wisconsin students, teachers, and schools.