Monday, January 7, 2013

Scholarship Opportunity

The Maryland Sheep Breeders Association (MSBA) is offering at least one $500 scholarship to students who are currently high school seniors, college freshmen or sophomores under the age of 21, whose parents are members of MSBA.

Applicants must be attending or have been accepted to a technical, vocational, community college, or university.  All academic majors will be considered.  Preference will be given to those with agricultural career goals. Scholarship will be awarded in September 2013 at the Maryland State Fair.  The winning applicant will also be honored at the MSBA Annual Banquet in October 2013.

Selection Criteria:
  1. Experience and involvement in the sheep industry
    (4H, FFA, family business)
  2. Career goals
  3. Community service and leadership
  4. Academic record
    (Current High School or College Transcript)
  5. Essay (500 words)
  6. Two letters of recommendation
 For applications and information, please contact Victor Loun at

The deadline for submission:  June 1, 2013.

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