Scholarships

East Central/Select Sires is excited to present these scholarships to its customers' families to ensure agriculture has a bright future! 
Select Sires Inc. is a federation of nine farmer-owned cooperatives. It provides highly-fertile semen as well as excellence in service and programs to achieve its basic objective of supplying livestock breeders with America’s best genetics at a reasonable price.  At East Central/Select Sires, we are proud to serve dairy and beef producers in southern Wisconsin.

Eligibility:
The applicant must be presently enrolled in a four-year college or a one- or two-year technical college or short-course program in an agricultural-related field OR be a high school senior admitted into one of the aforementioned programs.  Also, the applicant or their parent(s) must be currently purchasing semen and/or farm products from an East Central/Select Sires representative.
  
General information:
Five (5) winners will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship.  Winners will receive notification (during month of July) of their award prior to the formal presentation at the East Central/Select Sires Annual Meeting in August.

Instructions:
Complete the application fully -- adding additional pages to answer the essay questions. Save as a pdf on your computer with YOUR name included in the file name (ie: John Smith Scholarship 2017.pdf).  If you e-mail your application, include all the documents (i.e. transcript, letter of recomendation, etc.) in one (1) e-mail. If you mail your application, include all documents in one envelope.
 
The 2018 scholarship application will be available in early March.

E-MAIL to: dlichty@ecselectsires.com OR
MAIL to: East Central/Select Sires, Attn: Scholarships, P.O. Box 191, Waupun, WI 53963 
APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 1, 2018