KAA to Award a Scholarship to a Young Angus Producer
Application deadline is January 2, 2018
The Kansas Angus Association board of directors are excited to announce that the KAA will award 3 - $500 scholarships to young college-age Kansas Angus producers. The scholarship is made possible through Kansas breeders utilizing Zoetis HD50K or I50K tests during Zoetis’s annual state association program. (test purchased through Angus Genetics, Inc., June 1-Aug. 31) The scholarship winner will be announced during the KAA annual banquet in January 2018 in Lawrence . The application deadline is January 2, 2018, applicants will be required to submit an online application and essay. The application is posted on www.kansasangus.org. Eligibility: 1. Applicants must be enrolled in a 2 or 4 year college or technical school for the spring 2018 semester, proof of enrollment required. 2. Applicant’s parents , grandparents or family farm/ranch must be member’s of the Kansas Angus Association. 3. Applicant must be currently involved in producing Angus cattle or actively involved in their family's Angus operation.
The application consists of 2 parts
A. the electronic application below
B. An essay describing my Angus involvement, work and future plans. The essay must be submitted by email to Anne Lampe, KAA Manager firstname.lastname@example.org no later that 11:59 pm CST on Jan 2, 2018. Essay cannot exceed 2 pages, double spaced.
applications closed 2018