Ten scholarships of $1,500 will be awarded to outstanding undergraduate students who are pursuing careers in the beef industry. Fields of study may include education, communications, production, research or other areas related to the beef industry. The purpose of this program is to identify and encourage talented and thoughtful students who will emerge as industry leaders.
The National Cattlemen’s Foundation will administer the program and choose a panel of judges to review the essays and select the winners. Essays will be judged on the basis of originality, grammar, clarity of expression, accuracy, relevance of topic and the solutions offered. Judges decisions are final. The CME Group and the National Cattlemen’s Foundation reserve the right to publish all or any part of the essays submitted.