Rhinelander?s Bilogan earns Plover VFW Bert Platta Scholarship
Bryce Bilogan, a 2014 graduate of Rhinelander High School, received the “Plover VFW Post 10262 Bert Platta Scholarship” in a ceremony at the Post June 9.
The scholarship competition, held annually, began in 1994 and carries the name of long-time Plover Veterans of Foreign Wars member and Korean War veteran, Bert Platta. The $500 scholarship is awarded by the Rifle Squad and Color Guard, formerly commanded by Platta.
Bryce had been accepted by the University of Wisconsin–Parkside and plans to pursue a career in physical therapy or nursing. He will also compete on the university’s wrestling team.
Applicants must submit an essay and high school transcripts that are evaluated by the VFW Scholarship Committee.
For additional information, contact Plover VFW Post 10262 at 715-341-8414.