National Dairy Shrine
The first-place winner receives $1,500 annually. All other winners receive $1,000 annually. All awards are non-renewable. Previous scholarship winners may not reapply; previous applicants who did not win a scholarship may reapply if still qualified.
The number of awards varies annually. There is one first-place winner and up to four additional winners depending on the number and quality of applicants.
The National Dairy Shrine/DMI Milk Marketing and Dairy Products Scholarship is to encourage qualified undergraduate students to pursue careers in milk or dairy product marketing, dairy market enhancement, or similar roles in the food industries. Major areas include dairy/agricultural marketing and dairy foods or food product science. Scholarships are based on leadership, experience, academic ability, and interests in milk marketing or dairy products. The scholarship will be paid when the winners are recognized at the National Dairy Shrine Awards Banquet.
Applications are available on the National Dairy Shrine (NDS) website. Each student should download the application and type in his/her responses. The file should then be saved as DMIDMM.Last Name. ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.