Sheep Heritage Scholarship Applications Accepted Until June 1

April 29, 2016

Through the American Sheep Industry Association, a Sheep Heritage Foundation Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $3,000 is being made available for sheep-related graduate studies students. The scholarship is for the advancement of the sheep industry - lamb and wool - through financial support of a graduate-level (M.S. or Ph.D.) student who is attending a school in the United States.

"We are very excited to be able to increase the value of the scholarship this year," said Cindy Siddoway, the foundation president. "Investing in the future of the industry is an important goal of the foundation."

The application form can be downloaded from the home page of www.sheepusa.org or obtained by contacting ASI, Attn: Memorial Scholarship, 9785 Maroon Circle, Suite 360, Englewood, Colo. 80112-2692, 303-771-3500 or email Mary@sheepusa.org.

The deadline for submitting an application is June 1. Final scholarship selection will be made in July.