Award Amount


Application Deadline

Monday, May 30, 2016

Awarded By

National Meat Association

Award Amount

The Frank DeBenedetti and Robert Hatoff Memorial Scholarships provider $2,500. All other scholarships are for $2,250. Each scholarship recipient who attends the National Meat Association Annual Convention will receive a $500 travel award and plaque. All awards are offered annually and are non-renewable.


The number of awards offered varies annually. One Frank DeBenedetti Memorial Scholarship, one Edie Schmidt NMA Memorial Scholarship, one Al Piccetti NMA Memorial Scholarship, one Lou Gast NMA Memorial Scholarship, and one or more NMA Undergraduate Scholarships will be awarded. Ten awards were given last year.

Deadline Info

The applicant may obtain an application from his/her department head, a faculty member, or from the National Meat Association (NMA) Scholars website. In addition to a completed application, the appl ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.