Ethos of Rugby Foundation

Grant Awards and Scholarships


Education Grants: $1,726

  • Upham Woods Team Building Course (Improvement & Maintenance) EoR
  • International Crane Foundation Education Fund EoR
  • Stuff the Bus (Lions Club – School Supplies) EoR
  • St. Nicholas National Shrine at Ground Zero, NYC (Building Fund) EoR
  • New Zealand Rugby Museum (Two rare 1862 books) EoR

Leadership Development Scholarships: $2,700

  • Two Mary Topper Memorial Scholarships (Monona Grove High School) WWRLE
  • Two Marge Buchanan Scholarships (MadTown Furies RFC and UW-Madison Women’s RFC) WWRLE
  • Two Patricia Buchanan Memorial Scholarships (UW-Madison School of Education) WWRLE
  • Kevin Higgins Scholarship (United States Rugby Foundation) EoR

* Scholarships were based upon demonstrated achievement, leadership, and community service.

Health & Wellness Grants: $1,738

  • Madison Ballet (Youth-in-Need Tuition Assistance) WWRLE
  • Porchlight Solutions to Homelessness (10 Cases of Hand Sanitizer) EoR
  • Falk Elementary (1 Case of Hand Sanitizer) EoR
  • Miracle League Baseball Field (Matching Campaign Donation) EGMRE
  • Be the Cure – UW-Madison Carbone Cancer Center (Research Funding) EoR

Total 2020 Grants: $6,164