SUPPORTING THE NEXT GENERATION
Wisconsin is an educational hub. Between the public research universities, STEM programs and superior high school and elementary education spread throughout the state, we work together to gain, teach and share knowledge of the world around us and use it to change into something better.
Because long-term benefits from education are proven for individuals, businesses, communities and the development of the nation, Wisconsin has always placed emphasis and resources into learning from young on. Our agenda? Foster in the success of our citizens. In Wisconsin, we strive to prepare students of all ages for bettering the world, conquering their goals and reaching their full potential. Providing access to affordable and exceptional education in turn empowers people to develop solutions to global issues, open new businesses within the state and add expertise to our workforce.
All facets of our educational system are preparing Wisconsinites for a brighter, smarter future.
#5Best State for Quality Public Schools
#8Best State for Education
2Top-Ranked Research Universities
Wisconsin school districts encouraged to apply for Fab Labs Grants
WEDC is now accepting applications for the fifth year of its Fabrication Laboratories (Fab Labs) Grant Program, which provides funding to help public schools build or expand fab labs. Read More
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Generac expanding Wisconsin operations
Energy technology solutions leader positions itself for rapid growth Read More
Supporting Wisconsin’s entrepreneurial spirit
A new grant program will allow the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) to fund organizations creating innovative new programs to support entrepreneurs. Read More
WEDC aid allows historic renovations to move forward
A trio of properties in Columbus’ Downtown Historic District are being renovated with help from a $250,000 Community Development Investment Grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC). Read More
TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT WISCONSIN
HAVE A LOOK IN WISCONSIN®
One thing Wisconsin’s regions all have in common is how unique they are. Every community in Wisconsin holds its own individual charm and characteristics, making our state one of the best options for fulfilling your personal and career goals.
From the natural playground of our forests and lakes to the vibrant communities hosting world-renowned festivals and farmers markets, Wisconsin balances enriching experiences with the essentials of a superior education and high-quality healthcare. Regardless of what you’re looking for, one of our safe, diverse neighborhoods is a good place to start being more you.
MY WISCONSIN STORY
Our residents are some of the happiest and most ambitious people in the nation—but don’t just take our word for it. Take theirs.
“The state has a strong engineering background and strong education background, but also a strong artistic background. Wisconsin brings the best of these unique backgrounds together.”Launch Video