CME Beef Industry Scholarship

$1,500

October 30, 2018

Awards Available: 10

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Sponsored by CME Group & the National Cattlemen's Foundation, ten (10) scholarships of $1,500 will be awarded to outstanding students who are pursuing careers in the beef industry. Fields of study may include education, communications, production, research or any other area involved with the beef industry. The purpose of this program is to identify and encourage talented and thoughtful students who will emerge as industry leaders.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be enrolled as an undergraduate student in a two or four-year institution of higher education for the entire upcoming academic year. Proof of enrollment as a full-time student will be required to receive the scholarship money
    -Write a one-page letter expressing/indicating your future career goals related to the beef industry
    -Write an essay of 750 words or less describing an issue confronting the beef industry and offer your solution
    -Obtain two (2) letters of reference from current or former instructors or industry professionals
    -Applications must contain the Beef Industry scholarship cover page

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 9110 East Nichols Ave.
  • Suite 300
  • Centennial, CO 80112
  • ncf@beef.org
  • 303-694-0305

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lyndia m  on 9/30/2015 9:35:17 PM

my name s lyndia muray, i think this would be a honor to get a scholoarship because i wanna go to college and be the fisrt ones in my family to go to college . no one in my family could aford to go to college . so me being able to go to college and the schoo i i want to go to would bring tears to me and all my family eyes .

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