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. The scholarship is for the advancement of the sheep industry, lamb and wool, through financial support of a graduate-level (MS or PhD) student who is attending a school in the U.S.

Applicant requirements include: 
  • Be a graduate student involved in sheep and/or wool research in such areas as animal science, agriculture economics or veterinary medicine with proof of graduate school acceptance
  • Complete an application and 
  • Present two letters of reference.
The application form can be downloaded at 2017 Memorial Scholarship Application or obtained by contacting the American Sheep Industry Association, Attn: Memorial Scholarship, 9785 Maroon Circle, Ste 360, Englewood, CO 80112-2692, telephone 303-771-3500 or email .

Deadline for application – May 31, 2017
Final selection to be made in June, 2017