Dairy Farm Family Scholarship

GUIDELINES AND ELIGIBILITY – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

The scholarships are open to immediate family members of licensed Idaho and Utah dairy operations. The dairy must have a valid milk permit at the time the scholarship application is submitted.

 

Scholarships are awarded based on academic record, leadership qualities, community involvement, and need.

 

Scholarships will be awarded to both agricultural-related and non-agricultural majors.

 

Each applicant is eligible to receive this scholarship a maximum of twice.

 

Handwritten applications will not be considered.

 

Provide two signed letters of recommendation with the application. Please note: family members may not provide recommendations.

 

Provide a copy of either your high school transcripts for graduating high school seniors or college transcripts for continuing education students. Unofficial transcripts from applicant’s school is acceptable.

 

Scholarships will not be deferred for use at a later date. Scholarship monies must be applied to the recipient’s school tuition in the year in which the scholarship was awarded or the scholarship will be forfeited.

 

In July, scholarship checks for recipients will be mailed to the school indicated on the application and/or scholarship agreement requesting the funds be applied to the recipient’s account.

 

Scholarship recipients may be asked to furnish a photo of themselves and a short biography to be used in Dairy West public relation efforts.

 

All documents must be received and/or post-marked by the deadline date. Partial applications and late entries will not be considered.

 

Failure to follow the above guidelines may result in the application not being considered.

 

CURRENT APPLICATION PERIOD IS CLOSED.