“New Year, New Logo” Contest and YOUR chance for $500!

The Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc. (WROF, Inc.) will be awarding a $500 scholarship in our “New Year, New Look” logo design contest. YOU are invited to submit the winning design reflecting the mission and vision of the WROF, Inc.

This contest is open to Wisconsin residents 18 years and older who are currently enrolled in a post-secondary education program (e.g. – university, technical college, etc.). Entries should be designed for use on multiple medias including, but not limited to: social media, website, business cards, letterhead, tradeshow exhibits, apparel, etc.

Submissions will be accepted January 1, 2019 through February 15, 2019.  EXTENDED TO FEB 28! Send in your submission today!


  • Must be a Wisconsin resident who is 18 years of age or older
  • Winner to provide original design files for modification/use (.indd, .ai, .eps)
  • Logo is useful in multiple mediums: social, web, business cards, tradeshow exhibits, apparel, etc.
  • Each design must be submitted in color (three-color maximum) and black and white
  • Scalable to ¾”
  • Clean, modern look & font
  • Submissions must include the full name(s) of the person(s) who designed the logo, name of school, email address, postal address and telephone number and an explanation of the design.
  • One or more submissions per person is acceptable. Each submission must be sent in a separate email.
  • Entries accepted from Jan. 1 to Feb. 15, 2019
  • All entries must be submitted electronically to info@wrof.org.
  • Files larger than 2 MB should be submitted via www.WeTransfer.com
  • There is no contest entry fee.
  • Participants will be notified of the winner by May 1.
  • The Contest is open only to individuals. Companies, educational institutions, organizations, or groups associated with such institutions may not enter.

Direct any questions to

Marcy Heim at info@wrof.org  or text 608-772-6777


Celebrating More Than 80 Years of Fostering the Vitality of Rural Wisconsin

Making a Positive Impact on Wisconsin’s Rural Enterprise

For over 85 years, the Wisconsin Rural Opportunities Foundation, Inc. has fostered the vitality of rural Wisconsin. The WROF, Inc. invests in the education of people from rural Wisconsin so they, in turn, can transform and improve the economic health and quality of life in their rural areas.

As a 501(c)(3) charitable foundation, it has made a tangible, positive impact on Wisconsin’s rural enterprise. More than 6000 individuals have been empowered with over $6.2 million in scholarships and grants in agricultural and rural health care education in over 30 different Wisconsin educational institutions and programs.

To learn more about the WROF, Inc., please read about our history.