Scholarships for Animal Science Majors

Do you know what a cow’s favorite food is? Do you often find yourself contemplating the psychology of chickens? If so, there’s a good chance you’re an animal science major. If you’re trying to figure out how to pay for your education in animal science, a scholarship may be able to help. Many of the available scholarships are funded by nonprofit organizations, such as Agriculture Future of America, Cooperative Resources International, National Dairy Shrine and the Huyck Preserve & Biological Research Station. Others are provided by individual colleges and universities, including Oregon State University, Michigan State University and California Polytechnic State University. Applying students will typically need to meet a minimum grade point average, and may also be required to demonstrate financial need, write an essay or obtain letters of recommendation. If you’re interested in learning more about scholarships for animal science majors which you may be eligible for, continue reading below.

Showing 1-18 of 18 scholarships
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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Accounting|Agricultural Economics|Dairy Genetics|Dairy Equipment|Dairy Nutrition|Dairy Feed|Pharmaceutical Marketing|Pharmaceutical Sales|Dairy Consultant|Dairy Extension|Dairy Researcher|Professor|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
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The NDS / Junior Merit Scholarship is awarded to student pursue careers in the dairy industry. Applicants must be undergraduate junior students.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,500 - 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy|Animal Science|Agricultural Journalism|Communications emphasis|
  • Employer: |Communications (Industry)|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The NDS/ Mccullough Scholarships is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in major in Dairy, Animal Science with a Communications emphasis or Agricultural Journalism. Applicants must be high school senior student.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy|Animal Science|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Agricultural College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College sophomore|
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The NDS / Iager Scholarship(S) is awarded to student second-year college students. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in Dairy or Animal Science
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Animal Science|
  • Career: |Dairy (Industry)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|
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The scholarship is for outstanding current college freshmen whose working toward a Bachelor of Science in Dairy/Animal Science.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,500
  • 7 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Agri-Business|Animal Science|Agriculture-related|
  • School (College): |College or University in the United States|College or University in the Canada|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|College sophomore|College junior|
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The scholarship was established to award college undergraduates pursue a career in the dairy industry.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Science|Communications|Biology|Environmental Studies|Hydrology|Fisheries|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|College|Accredited College or University|Current College Sophomore|
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Sponsored by the National Hydropower Association, this scholarship is created to encourage students to consider becoming part of the U.S. hydropower industry. It is available to current college sophomores or juniors who will be juniors or seniors beginning in the fall; or graduate students; with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent), who are enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university. The scholarship is also open to students with an equivalent GPA at an accredited vocational-technical school or programogram. Applicants must also be pursuing a program of study that is related to the hydropower industry: Engineering, sciences (biology, fisheries, and hydrology), communications, or environmental studies.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details John W. Fritz Memorial Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Natural Resources|Animal Science|Agricultural Sciences|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship was created in memory of John W. Fritz. It is available to graduating high school seniors who are planning to attend post-secondary education and must be pursuing a career in agri-science, natural resources, animal science or related fields.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Stanley L. Weinberg Scholarship Kalamazoo Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Natural Resources|Animal Science|Agricultural Sciences|
  • School (K-12): |Vicksburg High School, Vicksburg, MI,|
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|
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The scholarship is established in honor of Stanley L. Weinberg and is open to seniors of Vicksburg High School who will pursue a career in agri-science, natural resources, animal science or related fields in a post-high school education.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 5 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Dairy/Agricultural Marketing|Food Product Service|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit sophomore or junior undergraduate students pursuing careers in milk or dairy product marketing, dairy market enhancement or related fields. Applicants must be currently enrolled in a four-year college.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 5 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Education|Dairy Industry Communication|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit sophomore or junior students enrolled in a four-year college. Applicants must be interested in pursuing a career in dairy industry education or communication.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details John W. Landis Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 2,800
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Home Economics|Horticulture|Forestry|Animal Husbandry|Farm Economics|Solid Conservation|Water Conservation|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Institution|
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The John W. Landis Scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors or past graduates student from Wayne County, Ohio. Applicants must be pursuing major in agriculture, horticulture, home and farm economics, animal husbandry, solid and water conservation, or forestry.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Clinton E. Missler Agri-Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 185
  • 1 award
  • Apr-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Agricultural Economics|Animal Husbandry|Animal Nutrition & Research|
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
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This scholarship is designed to honor Clinton E. Missler. It is available to all resident of Wayne County whos pursuing their education in agriculture, farm economics, animal husbandry, animal nutrition & research, or soil and water conservation.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-18-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Equine Industry|
  • Organization: Appaloosa Horse Club (Club)|Appaloosa Youth Association (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College junior|College senior|
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The Sagebrush Circuit Lew and Jo Eklund Scholarship is awarded to a college junior, senior, or graduate student who is pursuing major in the equine industry. Applicants must be a member of the Appaloosa Horse Club or Appaloosa Youth Association
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Cecelia Springmeyer Memorial Scholarship Decatur County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Criminal Justice|Law Enforcement|Teaching|Agronomy|Animal Husbandry|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Decatur|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Post-Secondary Education|
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Established in memory of Cecelia Springmeyer, this scholarship is created to support a student of North Decatur or South Decatur County. Applicants must be planning to attend a post-secondary education from an accredited four-year school, who will enroll in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice, Animal Husbandry, Agronomy or Teaching.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Communications|Pre-Veterinary Medicine|Equine Science|Racetrack Management|Equine Business Management|Pasture Management|Equine Marketing|Horse Farms|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington|
  • School (College): |Washington State school|
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The Washington Thoroughbred Foundation Scholarship is awarded to student resident of Washington State or attending a Washington State school. Applicants must be pursuing major in pre-veterinary medicine (equine practice only), equine science, racetrack management, equine business management or pasture management and equine marketing /or communications as it pertains to racetracks, horse farms.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details McKinley?Vance?Agri-Business?Scholarship Daviess County Community Foundation
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  • 1,800
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Agronomy|Animal Science|Veterinary Science|Farming|Agricultural Sales|Agricultural Research|
  • Organization: 4-H (Club)
  • School (K-12): |Daviess, IN|High?School|
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The McKinley?Vance?Agri-Business?Scholarship is awarded to graduating?high school seniors?of?any?Daviess?County?high?school. Applicants must be pursuing major in farming,?agricultural?sales,?agricultural?research,?veterinary?science,?agronomy,?animal?science
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Edward F. Fields Memorial Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Veterinary Medicine|Livestock|Extension Services|
  • Organization: 4-H (Club)|Future Farmers of America (FFA) (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
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The Edward F. Fields Memorial Fund is awarded to high school graduates student from Walla Walla County. Applicants must be pursuing major in livestock, veterinary medicine or extension services in Washington State University
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Agronomy|Animal Science|Veterinary Science|Farming|Agricultural Sales|Agricultural Research|
  • Organization: 4-H (Club)
  • School (K-12): |High School|Daviess, IN|
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The Leonidas (Lon) R. Horrall Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors of any Daviess county high school. Applicants must be pursuing major in farming, agricultural sales, agricultural research, veterinary science, agronomy, animal science
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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