KCF Youth Scholarship
SECURING THE FUTUREFive $1,500 Scholarships are available through the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association and are funded by the Kentucky Cattlemen's Foundation.
Deadline is March 31, 2021
Kentucky Cattlemen's Foundation Scholarship Requirements:
- You must be a graduate from a Kentucky public, private, charter or homeschools in the year of application.
- Be enrolled and attending an institute of higher education after graduation.
- Planning to major in Agriculture or an Agriculturally-related subject.
- Applicant or their parent or guardian must be a member of the Kentucky Cattlemen's Association.
For more information contact Nikki Whitaker at the KCA office:
859-278-0899 or 176 Pasadena Drive, Lexington, KY 40503
KENTUCKY CATTLEMEN’S ASSOCIATION AWARDS YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP
The Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association Youth Scholarship, funded by the KCA Foundation, began in 1991 and has provided $135,000 in scholarship funds to students across Kentucky. Student’s applying for the application must attend a Kentucky College or University and must major in Agriculture or an Agriculturally-related subject. The recipients are chosen based on academic performance, community activities, and beef industry essay statements. Five $1,500 scholarships are awarded each year to one student per each KCA Region with the possibility of two additional at large scholarships.The 2020 recipients are:
Sofia Sargeant from Hopkinsville is a graduate from Heritage Christian Academy. Sofia will be attending Murray State University majoring in Pre-Veterinary Medicine.
Walter Baker from Greensburg is a graduate from Adair County High School. Walter will be attending the University of Kentucky majoring in Animal Science.
Madison Goodlett from Mount Eden is a graduate from Spencer County High School. Madison will be attending the University of Kentucky majoring in Agriculture Education.
Annika Weaver from Lexington is a graduate from Henry Clay High School. Annika will be attending Morehead State University majoring in Pre-Veterinary Medicine.
Landry Woodrumfrom Danville is a graduate from Boyle County High School. Landry will be attending the University of Kentucky majoring in Agriculture Economics.
Lane Cox from Ezel is a graduate from Morgan County Central High School. Lane will be attending University of Kentucky majoring in Animal Science.
Bethany Schalk from Fountain Run is a graduate from Barren County High School. Bethany will be attending University of Kentucky majoring in Agriculture Education.
The Kentucky Cattlemen’s Foundation would like to thank all the participants who applied for the Foundation Scholarship this year and would like to congratulate the 2020 Foundation Scholarship winners.