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Nathan Adkins Memorial Scholarship
Junior scholarship of $1,000
Online submission deadline: Midnight, July 3, 2017
No applications will be accepted after the deadline
Open to any AJSA Member
Must be able to attend the Simmental Breeders Sweepstakes on Friday, July 28
Presented by: Nancy Adkins & the Simmental Breeders Sweepstakes

Upload the following submissions to qualify:

Reference Letter: 
Grade as of Fall 2017:
High School
College Plan To Attend
Number of Years Exhibited at the Breeders Sweepstakes:
List Years:

List 5 to 10 leadership positions held and years?

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Are you planning to attend the 2017 Simmental Breeders Sweepstakes?

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Essay Questions – 500 Maximum words per question
Describe your daily role in the care and management of your own or your families operation.

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What is your most memorable moment at the Simmental Breeders Sweepstakes?

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What are your future plans and career goals?

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How do you advocate for the livestock industry in your daily life?

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What does the poem “God Made a Farmer” mean to you?

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Criteria for judging:

  • Possesses leadership qualities within their personal life as well as breed/agriculture involvement      
  • Current and future advocacy for the Simmental Breed/Agriculture
  • Involvement in their Simmental operation
  • Historic involvement in the Simmental Breeders Sweepstakes


  • Send auto reply that it was received with date & time 
  • No applications accepted after midnight July 1, 2017 


  • Must be a freshman in high school to apply 
  • Must be able to attend the Simmental Breeders Sweepstakes Saturday, July 29th.    
  • Receives $1,000.00 Scholarship
  • Previous winners may not apply

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