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List of available SCHOLARSHIPS for 2006/2007

 

A NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE FOR 4-H MEMBERS AND ARE LISTED BELOW.  YOU MUST SEND FOR INFORMATION AND THE APPLICATION FORM.  PLEASE SEND TO THE ADDRESS PROVIDED WITH EACH ONE AND CHECK ON DUE DATES AS THEY COULD CHANGE FROM YEAR TO YEAR.

NB INSTITUTE OF AGROLOGISTS SCHOLARSHIP:

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A New Brunswick resident entering the 3rd of a degree program at a recognized Canadian Institute.  The student must be enrolled in an Agrology discipline.  Recipient will be chosen on basis of academic standing, participation in school and community activities, and financial need.

WHAT IS IT?

A $1000.00 scholarship provided by the NBIA.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is October 1, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

NB Institute of Agrologists

Chair Scholarship Committee

PO Box 3479, Station B

Fredericton, NB

E3A 5H2

C.C. MACDOUGALL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A 4-H member from the Kings County area or anyone whose parents raise or breed Guernsey's anywhere in NB.  Applicants must be pursuing a degree or diploma program in agriculture, home economics, or veterinary medicine.

WHAT IS IT?

A $200.00 scholarship.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is August 31st, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

C.C. MACDOUGALL SCHOLARSHIP

Nova Scotia Agriculture College

Mr. Brian Crouse

 

ROBERT WALKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

An active 4-H member from the Southern District who has been a member for the past two (2) years, is a member of a currently engaged in farming, and is beginning in the 1st year of post secondary education.

WHAT IS IT?

A $200.00 scholarship, which was established in 1975 as a memorial to Robert who lost his life in a farming accident.  Robert was the eldest son of Margaret and George Walker and the brother of Heather, Paul, Beth, Jim and Sally.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is July 31st, 2007.  The scholarship is announced during the Awards Presentation at 4-H Roundup in August.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

ROBERT WALKER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

C/O Walter Brown, Fields Crop Specialist

New Brunswick Department of Agriculture and Aquaculture

 PO Box 5305

Sussex, NB

E4E 7H7

Phone:  432-2150 If Walter is not there, leave your name so he can call you back.

ANNA HELVIG SCHOUSBOE SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Any Kings County resident working towards a degree or diploma in agriculture, veterinary medicine, or home economics.

WHAT IS IT?

A $250.00 scholarship.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is August 31, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

ANNA HELVIG SCHOUSBOE SCHOLARSHIP

Nova Scotia Agriculture College

Mr. Brian Crouse

TERRY MACDONALD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A Southern District 4-H member who has been a member for at least three (3) years and is currently enrolled in 4-H.  The applicant must be from a farming family and be entering or presently enrolled in a post-secondary educational facility.

WHAT IS IT?

A scholarship established in the memory of Terry who, at age 18, lost his life in a motorcycle accident on June 27th, 1993.  Terry was the son of Murray and Carolyn MacDonald and the brother of James, Annette, Anita and Juanita.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is July 31st, 2007.  An interview with the scholarship trustees is part of the application process.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

TERRY MACDONALD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

C/O Ron Menzies

224 Menzies Road

Norton, NB

E5T 1X8

Phone: 839-2040

SOUTHERN DISTRICT 4-H COUNCIL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A Southern District 4-H member who is attending a Post Secondary Educational Institute.

WHAT IS IT?

Two - $150.00 scholarships approved by the Southern District 4-H Club Council.  The Southern District 4-H Club Council funds these awards.  One is for a livestock member and one is for a non-livestock member.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is July 31st, 2007.  They are to be dropped off at the Sussex Agriculture Office.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

SOUTHERN DISTRICT 4-H COUNCIL SCHOLARSHIP

C/O Shelly Higgins Leader at Large

737 George Street

Fredericton, New Brunswick

E3B 1K6

Phone:  474-1345

DAIRY FARMERS OF NEW BRUNSWICK

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A New Brunswick resident enrolled in a technician or technology diploma or certification program related to agriculture and the dairy industry at a recognized agricultural or community college.  Selection is based on financial need, academic achievement, and participation in community activities and future plans.

WHAT IS IT?

A $ 750.00 scholarship.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is June 17, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

Scholarship Committee

Dairy Farmers of New Brunswick

P.O. Box 5034

Sussex, NB

E4E 5L2

DAIRY FARMERS OF NEW BRUNSWICK

MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A New Brunswick resident enrolled in a recognized post-secondary agricultural program.  Applicant must be accepted into first year of an approved agriculture program in order to be considered.  Selections are based on financial need, academic achievement, community involvement, and future plans.

WHAT IS IT?

A $750.00 scholarship.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is June 17, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

Scholarship Committee

Dairy Farmers of New Brunswick

PO Box 5034

Sussex, NB

E4E 5L2

DAIRY FARMERS OF NEW BRUNSWICK

GEORGE B. WHALEN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A New Brunswick resident enrolled in a recognized post-secondary agricultural program.  Applicant must be entering into second, third, or fourth year of study in order to be considered.  Selections are based on financial need, academic achievement, community involvement, and future plans.

WHAT IS IT?

A $750.00 scholarship.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is June 17, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

Scholarship Committee

Dairy Farmers of New Brunswick

PO Box 5034

Sussex, NB

E4E 5L2

ALBERT BELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

A registered 4-H Beef member of the Western District.  Applicants will be selected from 4-H members in Grades 10-12 or a member that has completed high school and has not yet entered a college or university but plans to do so in the fall.  They must have  shown a steer at the Spring Show and Sale for at least two (2) years, including the current year.

WHAT IS IT?

A $300.00 scholarship based on the above, along with academic standing, financial need, 4-H involvement and an essay.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is March 15th, 2007.

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

ALBERT BELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

C/O Linda Porter

191 Sherwood Road

Mapledale, NB

E7N 2B4

Phone:  328-3619

MARITIME DAIRY INDUSTRY SCHOLARSHIP

WHO IS ELIGILBE?

Any student currently presently attending a post-secondary education institute, within Canada.  They must have completed at least two (2) years of study in a program that applies to the dairy industry.  The applicant must be a resident of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, or New Brunswick.

WHAT IS IT?

Two individual scholarships of $2000.00 each will be awarded.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

The deadline for applications is January 31, 2007. (Please note for future years)

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

MARITIME DAIRY INDUSTRY SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

C/O Dairy Farmers of Canada

A-70 King Street

Moncton, NB

E1C 4M6

OR download forms from WWW.DAIRYGOODNESS.CA

WILLIAM J. VICKERS OR CHARLES BUTLER

N0RTHUMBERLAND CO-OPERATIVE LTD. SCHOLARSHIPS

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Students entering a post secondary school in September 2007.  The scholarships are named to honor two men who made outstanding contributions to the development and growth of Northumberland Co-Operative Limited Charles Butler and William Vickers.  Two scholarships are reserved for children of employees or members of Northumberland Co-Operative.  Two scholarships are available to any student within the areas served by Northumberland.  Two scholarships are awarded to children attending a New Brunswick Community College.  Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic achievement, extra-curricular or community participation and need.  Consideration will be given to those entering careers in agriculture or related industries.

WHAT IS IT?

Six(6) $ 1,000.00 scholarships.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

Application forms must be received by June 29, 2007. 

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

NORTHUMBERLAND CO-OPERATIVE LTD.

P.O. BOX 130, 256 LAWLOR LANE

MIRAMICHI, N.B.  E1V 3M3

PHONE:  627-7720

Information will be available in April.  See www.northumberlanddairy.ca

THE CREDIT UNION HARRY M. DALEY MEMORIAL BURSARY

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Students may apply if they have lived in New Brunswick for one year and will be furthering their education in a recognized university, college or institute of higher learning in Canada.  Four of the eight bursaries will be credit union members or children of members.  Four are open to students whether or not they are credit union members.

WHAT IS IT?

A total of eight bursaries each valued at $ 750 are awarded annually.  They are awarded in various regions of the province.  The financial need of the student is a more important consideration than academic standing.

WHEN IS IT DUE?

Contact your local credit union or write:

CREDIT UNION HARRY M. DALEY MEMORIAL BURSARY

Attention:  Linda Perry

C/O The Credit Union Central of New Brunswick

10 Record Street, Suite 310

Moncton, N.B.  E1C 0B2 

PHONE:  857-8184 Extension 101

TD 4-H AGRICULTURE SCHOLARSHIPS

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Up to ten 4-H members who are at least 16 years of age by January 1st, 2007, in their last year of high school who are planning to enroll in post-secondary education in an agriculture or agri-business related discipline.

WHAT IS IT?

These are up to 10 scholarships, valued at $2000 each, which must be used within four years of receiving the award at a Canadian university or college. Scholarship recipients must be available to attend a scholarship presentation in their home community or suitable location in conjunction with a TD Bank Financial Group representative(s).

WHEN IS IT DUE?

Deadline for applications is October 3rd, 2007 to the Canadian 4-H Council Office. Faxed copies are acceptable. The application must be submitted with a transcript showing the applicants' numerical grade average in percentage form (i.e. 85%) for the complete year, a recommendation letter from a 4-H Leader and a photograph.   Applications can be obtained at the NB 4-H Council office in Woodstock, NB

WHERE DO YOU GET INFORMATION?

NB 4-H Council Office

267 Connell Street, Unit 5

Woodstock, NB

E7M 1L2

Phone: (506) 324-6244

RETURN APPLICATIONS TO:

TD 4-H Agriculture Scholarship

Canadian 4-H Council

Central Experimental Farm

930 Carling Avenue, Building # 26

Ottawa, Ontario

K1A 0C6

Phone: (613) 234-4448

Fax:  (613) 234-1112