Clifford P. Hansen Memorial Scholarship

Organization: Wyoming Stock Growers Association

Contact: Haley J. Lockwood

Desired qualifications: To be eligible, students, parents or guardian must be a member in good standing of the Wyoming Stock Growers Association. The applicant must be a sophomore, junior or senior during the for the Fall semester of 2017 or is a senior who is graduating in the fall of 2017 and is accepted into graduate school for the spring 2018 semester. The student must be enrolled full-time at the University of Wyoming or a Wyoming Community College, have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher and be majoring in agriculture or natural resource related field.

Salary/pay: $1000

Link to more information: See the full description.

How to apply:

To apply for this scholarship, the applicant must submit an official transcript and essay of 500 words or less addressing the following questions.

  • What have you gained from your college experience?
  • What leadership roles have you acquired since starting college?
    • How have those leadership roles influenced you?
  • How do your post-college plans involve agriculture or natural resources?
  • What characteristics distinguish you as deserving this scholarship?

All applications will be due Friday, April 7, 2017 to Haley Lockwood at P.O. Box 206, Cheyenne, WY 82003 or to The winner will be approved by the WSGA trustees based on a recommendation from the WSGA Executive Committee and contacted directly. The scholarship winner will also be announced at the 2016 Wyoming Cattle Industry Convention & Trade Show in Buffalo, Wyo., June 7th – 10th.