The Perrigo Family Technical School Scholarship Fund

John and Joan Perrigo were a couple who truly believed in giving their time and talent to the communities they loved. The Perrigo’s were married for 54 years and raised their four children, Sandra, Jeffrey, Scott, and Todd in Beloit. The Perrigo’s were the owners of Lakeside Fusee Corporation and Western Container Corporation. In their free time they enjoyed sailing, flying, attending the EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, tennis, and their beloved cats.

Jeffrey & Linda Perrigo

Jeffrey & Linda Perrigo

Linda Perrigo, BSN, RN retired, wants to support students seeking nursing training through Blackhawk Technical College after working with several high-quality graduates from their programs. Jeffrey Perrigo worked with several fine graduates of the BTC Accounting program at Western Container Corporation. Western Container also employed Business Management, Industrial Maintenance & Administrative Assistant graduates.

This scholarship has been created to help students attain a degree and skill from a technical school.

Scholarship Award Criteria

  • Graduating high school seniors, current undergraduate students, and all non­traditional students wishing to attend Blackhawk Technical College
  • Local residency is not a factor
  • All study focus areas are eligible
  • Financial need is not required
  • Prior recipients may re-apply