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Lallemand Animal Nutrition’s Sixth Annual Forward Scholarships

Lallemand Animal Nutrition is excited to offer, for the sixth consecutive year, the Lallemand Forward Scholarship for students pursuing degrees in agriculture. The 2020 program offers: two $2,500 undergraduate scholarships, one $3,000 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine scholarship, one $3,000 master’s program scholarship and one $3,000 doctoral scholarship. Applications are open to students in the United States, Mexico and Canada.

“After awarding scholarships over the last five years and seeing the vast amount of exceptional candidates, we are excited to see what this year’s pool of applications brings,” says Jeff Ast, Commercial Director, North and South America, Lallemand Animal Nutrition. “The continual investment into this scholarship program, is our commitment to students and their future in the agriculture industry.”

Criteria for undergraduate scholarship applicants are:

·       Must be a full-time student, pursuing a four-year degree in an agricultural program

·       Hold junior status or higher (minimum of 60 credit hours)

·       Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent

·       Must submit the Forward application, transcript and a 500-word essay answering one of three essay questions found in the full guidelines 

Criteria for Doctor of Veterinary Medicine scholarship applicants are:

·       Must be a full-time student, in their third year of a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program focused on production animals

·       Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent

·       Must submit a 300- to 500-word statement on their career plans after graduation

·       Must submit the Forward application, transcripts and a 500-word essay answering one of three essay questions found in the full guidelines

Criteria for master’s and doctoral scholarship applicants are:

·       Must be enrolled in an accredited master’s or Ph.D. program in animal, agricultural sciences or a related field

·       Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent

·       Must submit the Forward application, synopsis of work, transcripts and a 500-word essay answering one of three essay questions found in the full guidelines

All scholarship submissions are due to lanscholarship@lallemand.com by Friday, August 7, 2020. For questions regarding the scholarship, email lanscholarship@lallemand.com. Scholarships will be awarded during the fall 2020 semester.

Lallemand Animal Nutrition is committed to optimizing animal performance and well-being with specific natural microbial product and service solutions. Lallemand Forward encompasses the specifically chosen service solutions that enhance people, knowledge and production practices.

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