Wisconsin Broadcasters Foundation

Foundation News

Student scholarship competition underway

Do you know a student who could use assistance with educational expenses?      The Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Foundation offers two $2,500 scholarships and two $1,500 scholarships. Students who meet eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply for these scholarships. The application process is online. It’s available on the WBA website at wi-broadcasters.org/scholarships. Students who have completed at ...Full Story from Student scholarship competition underway Full Story

Four names added to WBA Hall of Fame

Four new names were added to the WBA Hall of Fame on Thursday night during the induction event at the La Crosse Radisson as a part of the WBA Summer Conference. The four inductees are: Joyce Garbaciak a respected journalist with a long career in Milwaukee TV.  Howard Gloede (1958-2019) whose career in La Crosse inspired broadcasters ...Full Story from Four names added to WBA Hall of Fame Full Story

WBA Foundation announces dates for gubernatorial, U.S. Senate debates

The WBA Foundation Board will continue its 32-year tradition of holding statewide televised debates for Wisconsin’s voters by airing general election debates in the 2022 Wisconsin gubernatorial and the U.S. Senate races. Qualifying U.S. Senate candidates will be invited to participate in a debate on Oct. 7 and qualifying gubernatorial candidates will be invited to ...Full Story from WBA Foundation announces dates for gubernatorial, U.S. Senate debates Full Story
Legacy Club

Legacy Club

The WBA Foundation’s Legacy Club honors those who make bequests to the Foundation in their wills.
Thank you to the WBA Foundation Legacy Club members.



Education and Scholarships

education opportunities for professional broadcasters and students of the broadcast industry

Hall of Fame

honoring broadcasters who have devoted their careers to broadcasting and its development in Wisconsin

Grants and Fellowships

career development and personal or material financial assistance for schools and broadcast professionals

Public Affairs

a unifying force for production and statewide broadcast of Wisconsin Governor and US Senate political debates