Harry Hardwick Memorial Scholarship Awards

The New England Sheep and Wool Growers Association annually present TWO memorial awards for $750 each. To qualify, a student must be completing half of his or her college studies the year in which the application is made or be enrolled in graduate school. The applicant can not be in a Dual Enrollment program (being enrolled in High School and College at the same time).

 

FIRST AWARD:            Student must be majoring in an agricultural field.

SECOND AWARD:        Student should have a 4-H, FFA or Youth Sheep Project background, but may be majoring in a                                   non-agricultural field.

 

These awards are available to residents of the New England States and Eastern New York State where the New England Sheep and Wool Growers have an appointed director or to students who themselves or families are members of NES&WGA.

 

The application and resume for the Harry Hardwick Memorial Award is attached and must be postmarked by May 31, 2019.  Three letters of recommendation must be enclosed with the application.  The individual completing the recommendation may return it to you in a sealed envelope.

 

Send completed applications to:

Rachael Gately

75 Pioneer Heights

Somers, CT 06071

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If there are any questions about these scholarships contact Rachael though email: regately@gmail.com

 

Applicants will be notified of the selections by June 30, 2019. 

 

The awards will be presented at the Northeast Youth Sheep Show/New England Sale-Used Equipment Weekend (July 19 - 21, 2019) held at the Eastern States Exposition Fairground in West Springfield, MA - specific date and time to be announced. The winners are strongly encouraged to attend the presentation of the awards.

Download the Application Form