Applications Due Friday for Scholarships to Advance Beef Industry

Dan Beef, Cattle, Education, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA), National Cattlemen’s Foundation (NCF)


The National Cattlemen’s Foundation (NCF) will be accepting applications for the annual W.D. Farr Scholarship program through Friday, September 22, 2023. The scholarship recognizes outstanding graduate students pursuing careers in meat science and animal agriculture.

Two $15,000 grants are awarded to graduate students who demonstrate superior achievement in academics and leadership and are committed to the advancement of the beef industry. Scholarship recipients recognize that the program not only benefits their work but also the entire industry.


Graduate students must apply online by September 22, and recipients will be recognized at CattleCon 2024 in Orlando, Florida January 31-February 2.

For more information and to apply for the scholarship, click here.