Pa. students can earn dairy scholarships

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HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Center for Dairy Excellence Foundation of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Dairymen’s Association are offering up to 10 $3,000 Student Leader Scholarships to undergraduate students for the 2017-2018 academic year.

One scholarship will be designated specifically for an incoming freshman. Consideration will be given to Pennsylvania residents who are full-time undergraduate students.


To be eligible, a student must show a commitment to working in the dairy industry following graduation. Qualifying majors include but are not limited to: animal science, agricultural business, communications, engineering, or marketing as well as agricultural and extension education, dairy science, food science, or nutrition.

Scholarship application forms are available here. Applications must be received by June 1. For more information call Mary Foote at 717-346-0849, or email

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