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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.