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WAPA Foundation 2016 Scholarship Winners

L-R: Khou Xiong, Miranda Zuhlke, Colton Skenandore. These deserving individuals were honored during the WAPA-Foundation Annual Awards Dinner. The event, held each fall in conjunction with the WAPA Fall Conference and PA Week, serves as the primary fundraising activity of the Foundation. All proceeds going to the Foundation's Scholarship Program, which offers financial support to PA students and practicing PAs who are committed to improving health, education, outreach and furthering the PA profession.



Purpose

 

The WAPA Foundation supports quality physician assistant education and the professional needs of practicing physician assistants in Wisconsin.

History

Created in 1990 as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, the WAPA Foundation was established to promote educational and research opportunities for students and practicing PAs. Directed by a Board of Trustees, the organization is dedicated to the importance of health education and research, and promotes both service and leadership as fundamental components of advancing the PA profession.

Give Today…Support Tomorrow

WAPA Foundation donors are essential in helping the organization achieve its mission. Through the generosity of WAPA members and other contributors, more than 150 scholarships and research grants totaling in excess of $125,000 have been awarded to PA students and practicing PAs. Your support will help WAPA Foundation continue to offer scholarships that advance the PA profession. Tax deductible contributions are welcome and greatly appreciated. Donate today!

Annual Awards Dinner

The WAPA-Foundation Annual Awards Dinner is held each fall in conjunction with the WAPA Fall Conference. The dinner serves as the primary fundraising activity of the Foundation, with all proceeds going to the Scholarship Program, which offers financial support to PA students and practicing PAs who are committed to improving health, education, outreach and furthering the PA profession. During the Awards Dinner, scholarship recipients are honored, and the Wisconsin PA of the Year is unveiled.

Learn more about the WAPA-Foundation Scholarship Program.