Several college scholarships are available to beef industry youth through the Ohio Cattlemen’s Foundation. These scholarships are administered through the Ohio Cattlemen’s Foundation in conjunction with the following organizations and individuals.
Tagged for Greatness Scholarship
Four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to college students who are enrolled in an agricultural program or a graduating high school senior who plans to study agriculture at a college or university. This scholarship is made possible by the sale of Ohio’s beef specialty license plates.
Cattlemen’s Country Club Scholarship
Three $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to college students who are enrolled in an agricultural program or a graduating high school senior who plans to study agriculture at a college or university. This scholarship is made possible by proceeds from the beef putt-putt golf course at the Ohio State Fair.
Saltwell Expo Scholarship
One $1,000 scholarship is awarded at the Ohio Beef Expo thanks to Saltwell Western Store, owned by Jay and Sally Puzacke, who donate a percentage of sales generated from the official line of clothing sold through Saltwell’s trade show booth at the Ohio Beef Expo.
William A. Cleland, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
One high school senior or college student who is enrolled in a two-year or four-year program will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship. Students must be majoring in an agricultural program to receive the scholarship, with preference going to those with beef related degrees. This scholarship was created in honor of Bill Cleland, Sr. who passed away in October 2014.
To apply for a scholarship:
Forward your application to the Ohio Cattlemen’s Foundation,
Attn: Scholarship, 10600 U.S. Highway 42, Marysville, Ohio 43040
or submit by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD YOUR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Deadline to apply is October 31!