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DairyScienceScholarships2017

Through the support of alumni, industry and friends Dairy and Food Science students are supported through many scholarships totaling over $153,000 and including scholarships for incoming students, upper class and graduate students. A list of all Dairy Science scholarships is provided below. Awards are made at the Dairy and Food Science scholarships and awards banquet in the second week of April.

Other scholarship opportunities are also available to Dairy and Food Science students, e.g., from the National Dairy Promotion and Research Board, FFA, Duane Rath Foundation, Institute of Food Technologists and others. These will be announced as they become available.

Upper Class Scholarships

 
Agropur, Inc. Dairy Manufacturing$2,000
Agropur, Inc. Dairy Production$2,000
Agropur, Inc. Jay Headley Memorial$1,500
Alfred Herman Rishoi Memorial (2 @ $600)$1,200
Associated Milk Producers, Inc.$1,000
bel brands USA$3,000
Clyde Helsper Memorial$1,000
Dairy Club (5 @ $500)$2,500
Dairy Connection$1,000
Dairy Farmers of America$400
Dairy Fest (2 @ $500)$1,000
Dairy Manufacturing$2,850
Dairy Science$500
David A. Thompson Manufacturing/Food$5,000
David A. Thompson Manufacturing$5,000
David H. Henry Memorial in Ag & Bio Sciences$1,000
David J. and Darlene K. Schingoethe$1,000
Dean Foods - Sioux Falls$1,250
Derdall$750
Emery Bartle Memorial$7,500
George Marx$1,100
Gibert T. & Olga Gilbertson Memorial$450
H.C. Olson$500
Harbarth$2,000
Idaho Milk Processors Association (2 @ $2000)$4,00
James Marvel Memorial$400
John Anderson Memorial (2 @ $3000)$6,000
John C. Gross$1,000
Joseph Van Treek$1,500
Kemps, LLC.$1,500
Kenneth I. Gross$1,000
Kirk and Dorothy Mears Memorial$1,100
Land O'Lakes - Region 65$300
Leprino Foods$4,000
Midwest Dairy Association (2 @ $3500)$7,000
North Central Cheese Ind. Assoc. (2 @ $1000, 2 @ $2000)$6,000
Ode Family$500
Pete Behrends Memorial$3,000
Ralph Rogers Memorial$400
Robert Chamberlin - Food Science$1,800
Rogers Dairy$1,000
Ross Baker$500
Royal D. and Helen B. Doner in Dairy Production$400
Ryan Graber Memorial$1,000
Saputo Cheese$2,000
Schuch Family$750
SD State Dairy Association (2 @ $1500)$3,000
Shirley Seas Memorial$450
Susan Hawkins$2,000
T. M. Olson$700
Todd and Erica Stahl$1,000
Valley Queen Cheese Factory$7,500
Walt and Yvonne Wosje$1,000

Awards

 
Alfred and Hilde Tobkin Memorial (4 @ $135)$540
Arnold Hippen Dairy Challenge (4 @ $200)$800
Dairy Judging Production$150
Forbes Leadership$300
Howard Voelker Memorial (4 @ $450)$1,800
LeRoy Graber-Ford$300
Non-Dairy Science Student Dairy Club (3 @ $500)$1,500

Incoming Dairy Science

 
Clyde G. Helsper Dairy Fieldmen's Association$1,000
Dairy Science Faculty$1,300
Dairy Science Scholarship (10 @ $1000)$10,000
Howard Voelker Freshman Dairy Production$1,000
Midwest Dairy Association (3 @ $1000)$3,000
SD Dairy Fieldmen's Association (5 @ $1000)$5,000
SD State Dairy Association (1 @ $1500, 1 @ $1250, 2 @ $1000)$4,750
William & Marge Kallemeyn & Sons$1,200

Incoming - Other

 
Campanile - Valedictorian (2 @ $1000)$2,000
Jackrabbit Achievement (3 @ $2000, 10 @ $1000)$16,000
Jackrabbit Now (5 @ $1000)$5,000
Yellow and Blue (4 @ $3000, 3 @ $2000, 8 @ $1000)$26,000

Graduate

 
Dairy Recognition and Education Foundation (1 @ $2000, 2 @ $1800, 2 @ $1500)$8,600
Delbert and Robert Breazeale Memorial$2,000
Dr. Vikram Mistry Endowment$2,000