Briggs and Stratton Scholarship Presentation Scheduled

Awards to be presented to three winners at August 9 Milwaukee Brewers game

Milwaukee, WI (June 29, 2008) – Briggs & Stratton Corporation is awarding the winners of its Higher Horizons Scholarship Competition at Miller Park on Saturday, August 9, 2008 at 6:05 p.m. The Higher Horizons scholarship program is for Milwaukee Public School (MPS) students who need assistance funding their higher education demonstrating not only academic growth, but overall personal growth. 

Higher Horizons scholarship was created by Briggs & Stratton in 1987 and contributes $1000 to several students’ education each year. This year’s award ceremony will take place at the Milwaukee Brewers and Washington Nationals baseball game. 

Briggs & Stratton is committed to helping Milwaukee’s youth continue their education. Laura Timm, Director of Communications at Briggs & Stratton, will be on hand to present the award before the opening pitch. 

Briggs & Stratton plans to continue its support of higher education through the Higher Horizons scholarship program for years to come. MPS seniors interested in applying for next year’s scholarship should contact their school counselor or administrator. 

Laura Timm 
Director of Corporate Communications 
Briggs & Stratton Corporation 
(414) 256-5123