In 2018, over $30,000 in scholarships was awarded. Scholarship amounts and quantities vary year to year. By filling out the CCA standard scholarship application you are eligible for any or all of the following:
CCA Allied Industry Scholarship: Due to the outstanding support of the CCA Allied Industry Council, scholarship assistance is available to students currently enrolled in higher education.
CCA Feeder Council Scholarship: With special assistance and the generosity of Allflex, USA and theCalifornia Cattlemen’s Association Feeder Council, the association is pleased to offer scholarships to students planning to enter a career with a beef cattle orientation.
Hank Stone Memorial California Beef Cattle Improvement Association Scholarship: The outstandingsupport of the California Beef Improvement Association (CBCIA) has made available scholarshipassistance to students interested in beef cattle genetics and/or breeding. Students applying should have a demonstrated a continuing interest in beef cattle.
Tom Grimmius Memorial Scholarship: The family of the late Tom Grimmius will award this annual $2,500 scholarship to an outstanding college student who has plans of working in the beef industry as a producer. This scholarship began in 2013.
Upper division and post-graduate applicants will also automatically be eligible for the:
Livestock Memorial Research Fund Scholarship: The Livestock Memorial Research Fund(LMRF) has provided exceptional scholarship assistance to students currently enrolled in veterinary or other upper division and post-graduate coursework. This scholarship is not awarded each year, but only when an exceptional candidate is identified. The scholarship began in 2018.
Applications must be typed and returned in full to the California Cattlemen’s Association office no later than Tuesday, October 1, 2019 via email to Jenna Chandler at firstname.lastname@example.org.