The North Dakota Stockmen’s Foundation (NDSF) will be awarding four collegiate scholarships in 2012. Applications are due March 1 and will be awarded during the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association’s (NDSA) 83rd Annual Convention & Trade Show in Fargo, N.D., Sept. 27-29, 2012.
Included in the offering are two $500 Junior Scholarships, awarded to college sophomores who attend a North Dakota college or university, maintain at least a 2.0 grade point average (GPA) and are pursuing a beef-related career, including but not limited to, animal or range science, pre-veterinary medicine, agribusiness, ag communication, or farm and ranch management. Two $500 Legacy Scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores or juniors enrolled at any college or university who maintain at least a 2.0 GPA and have an interest in the beef industry. There are no major requirements to apply for the Legacy Scholarships. Applicants for both scholarships must be NDSA members or children of NDSA members.