NDS Kildee Graduate Scholarships
April 15, 2023
- Scholarship Description
The top 25 All-American contestants in the past three National Intercollegiate Dairy Judging Contests plus the Platinum winners in the past three National Dairy Challenge Contests are eligible to apply for up to two $3,000 scholarships for postgraduate study in a dairy-related field. Students may apply for the scholarship in their junior or senior year of college. The awards are base on rank in the national contests, academic standing, leadership ability, student activities, future plans and interest in the dairy industry.
These scholarships are to be used for advanced study related to the dairy industry (production agriculture, manufacturing, marketing, agricultural law, business, veterinary medicine and environmental sciences) at the school of their choice. The scholarship will be paid in two installments. The recipient must submit an official transcript following their first year of graduate study to the Executive Director to receive the final payment. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at the Dairy Shrine Awards Banquet.