Leah Schneck knew she wanted to make an impact on the world in the sixth grade when her family took a trip to Washington DC. The daughter of Judith and Mark Schneck of Oconomowoc wins the OSF four-year $12,000 scholarship to help support her studies in political science at UW-Madison.

Leah has been an active member in DECA, Math Team/Mu Alpha Theta, AFS international student exchange, and National and English Honor Societies. As a member of Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society, Leah was nominated by a teacher to be a delegate at Girls Badger State. Leah also competed on the track team and performed on the Dance Team, earning an All-American award and Scholar Athlete designation.