FRANKLIN COUNTY CATTLEMEN’S ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Click on the link above for the 2021 Scholarship form.
Due Date: Postmarked by April 25, 2021
Applications are now available in the high school counselor’s office or with your FFA instructor, 4-H leader or can be requested by mail from Cindy Hayes at the address listed below for the Franklin County Cattlemen’s Association Scholarship.
One $3,000.00 scholarship will be awarded annually. Based on the number of qualified applicants the possibility of a 2nd and/or 3rd scholarship may be awarded.
To be eligible for the scholarship you must be a graduating senior with a Franklin County, Washington address/residence and planning a career that will directly benefit the Ag Industry. Past recipients have continued their education to gain careers in veterinary medicine, education, agri-business, agricultural law, farming, cattle ranching, rangeland management, physical/equine therapy, and Ag public relations.
Your application must include:
- Official High School transcript
- Letter of recommendation (preferably by someone in the beef or Ag industry
- Letter stating plans for your education, schools you plan to attend, and your intended career path.
- Proof of enrollment from the College of your choice
We require a 200 word essay on how your future plans will enhance or be enhanced by the Beef Industry and request you present your essay at a Franklin County Cattlemen’s meeting. (Arrangements based on schedules).
Please turn your completed application in to the FFA or Senior advisor at your school or mail your application, letter, and essay to Cindy Hayes, FCC Scholarship, 41 N Baart Rd., Mesa, WA 99343. The applications will be judged by members of the Ag industry and members of the Franklin County Cattlemen’s Association.
All recipients of the Franklin County Cattlemen’s Scholarship that are in the course of study in which they received their scholarship (within a 4 year period) are eligible to apply for a second scholarship of $1,000.00 dollars. To request this scholarship a letter of request and a copy showing enrollment in an Ag related field is required. Please send this request to Cindy Hayes, 41 N. Baart Rd. Mesa, WA 99343