Introduced in 1990 to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Live Hog Futures, the CME sponsored by the Pork Industry Scholarship Program continues to recognize outstanding youth in the pork community. Because 2015 marks the 50th Anniversary of Live Hog Futures, we will be awarding FIVE $2,500 scholarships to students who intend to pursue a career in the pork industry-talented and thoughtful students who may emerge as industry leaders someday.
Go to Scholarship Application:
Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarship
To be eligible you must:
A) Be an undergraduate student in a two-year swine program or four-year college of agriculture
B) Write a brief letter indicating what role you see yourself playing in the pork industry after graduation
C) Submit an essay of 750 words or less describing an issue you see confronting the pork industry today or in the future – and offer your solutions
D) Obtain two letters of reference from current or former professors or industry professionals
Be Bold Scholarship
The $25,000 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.
To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most...
$1,000 De Novo Scholarship
To be eligible for the De Novo Scholarship:
A) You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.
B) You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....
To be eligible for the Nitro Scholarship you must be:
A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;
B) A parent who...
$1,000 Ascend Scholarship
To be Eligible for the Ascend Scholarship:
1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.
2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico....