2020 SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES

Procedures

  • ABC Summer Bonanza Junior Show Scholarship will be awarded annually or at the discretion of the Board of Directors for ABC Summer Bonanza Junior Show.

  • ABC Summer Bonanza Junior Show Scholarship will consist of two $ 1,000.00 scholarships. 
     

Scholarship Criteria

  • Applicant must be the child of a beef producer, or be directly engaged themselves in the production or promotion of beef cattle.

  • Applicant must be a member of a local and/or state beef organization, or 4-H or FFA state organization.

  • Applicant must be currently a senior in high school, or no older than 21 years of age as of January 1, 2020, and enrolled for the fall semester in a two or four year college.

  • Applicant’s major may vary. However, preference will be given to a major in agriculture.

  • Applicant must be maintaining a 2.75 or higher grade point average.

  • Applicant must show in the 2020 ABC Summer Bonanza Junior Show to be eligible for the scholarship.

  • Applicants are eligible to reapply each year.

 

Method of Application

  • Application forms are available on our website here or upon request from Kim Krietz.

  • Written requests for Scholarship Applications can be sent to:

ABC Junior Show Scholarship

PO BOX 3663

Frederick, MD 21705-3663

  • Applications can be requested by phone via Kim Krietz at 301-748-0280.

  • Application form must be completed and returned by mail no later than May 20, 2020 to:

ABC Junior Show Scholarship

PO BOX 3663

Frederick, MD 21705-3663

  • Official current high school or college transcript must be received at the same address by May 20, 2019.

  • Applicant must submit three Letters of Recommendations from outside sources to:

ABC Junior Show Scholarship

PO BOX 3663

Frederick, MD 21705-3663

  • Letters of Recommendations will be used to evaluate the applicant by the ABC Summer Bonanza Junior Show's Board of Directors by May 20, 2020.

  • All Documents (Application, Transcript and Letters of Recommendations) are to be sent together by the applicant to the above address.

 

Selection Process

  • ABC Summer Bonanza Junior Show's Board of Directors will review applications and will have the option to interview applicants, if desired.

  • Selection of the 2020 Scholarship recipients will be announced during the Opening Ceremonies of the 2020 show on Saturday, May 30, 2020.  Recipients must be present in order to receive their Scholarship.

 

Method of Distribution

  • Scholarship checks will be made payable to the scholarship recipient and the college they are attending and sent to the college prior to the 2020 Fall Semester.

 

 

Click on the icons below to download and complete the Scholarship Application. The Application is the same, just available in different file formats for your convenience.  Please type all answers.

Note:  If you have Microsoft Word, download the Word Document and you can type your responses in this document.  If you do not have access to Microsoft Word, you can download the PDF file and retype your answers.

Please mail your completed paper application, short answer responses, essay, Letters of Recommendations, and Official Transcript to:

 

ABC JUNIOR SHOW SCHOLARSHIP

PO BOX 3663

FREDERICK, MD 21705-3663