Freshman Animal Science Scholarship Application Deadline

Date: Time: All Day
Animal Sciences Complex
Additional Info: ANSC
Contact: Alli Raymond, 402-472-0204, araymond2@unl.edu
The application deadline for all Animal Science Freshman Scholarships is February 15, 2017. Please go to our webpage at www.animalscience.unl.edu to download the application form and complete it electronically. Please email your application to Jennifer at jdush2@unl.edu by February 15. On the homepage, click on “Scholarships and Financial Aid” in the Prospective Student section. Look under the Freshmen Student Scholarships section on this page for the application form.

The following are a few points that you should keep in mind as you prepare the scholarship application:
1. You must be declared an Animal Science major.

2. The scholarships are NOT strictly based on academic performance. Heavy emphasis will be placed on activities and work experience related to Animal Science, Livestock or Animal Biology.

3. Scholarships will be awarded independently of University and CASNR scholarships.

4. Some scholarships will be awarded based on specific interests. Thus, we ask that you be as specific as possible when completing the application in regard to your work experiences, interests and extra-curricular activities. You are also encouraged to expand on your experiences and future plans in section H.

5. Awards will be announced in March 2017, but scholarship dollars will be awarded during your freshman year, and a recognition ceremony will be part of the Animal Science Alumni Reunion in October 2017.

6. Freshman scholarships are a one-time award. However, in the spring of each year, current students may apply for other departmental scholarships.

7. If you have a specific interest in feedlot management or nutrition, you may also want to complete the Animal Science Feedlot Management Scholarship Application. These scholarships are available to incoming freshmen, as well as current students. It is also available on the webpage.

Additional Public Info:

http://animalscience.unl.edu/scholarships-and-financial-aid

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