College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative

Sponsor: Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association  |  Application Deadline: February 17, 2017

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Scholarship Description

Each year Maryland & Virginia awards five $1,000 scholarships to members' children, grandchildren and employees preparing for a career in the dairy industry. Eligibility requirements include:

  • Must be son, daughter, or employee of a Maryland & Virginia member or child of an employee;
  • Must be enrolled in a two or four-year accredited college, university or trade school; and
  • Must be pursuing a career in the dairy industry.

Scholarship selection is based on:

  • Commitment to a career in the dairy industry;
  • Leadership ability, initiative, character, integrity;
  • Participation in extracurricular activities; 


Application Information

Applications for the 2017 Scholarship are being accepted now! Students must return a completed application, a current academic transcript, and a letter of recommendation by February 17, 2017. The winners will be announced in mid-April. Mailed applications should be post-marked by February 17, 2017.

Click here to download the Scholarship Application Form.

For more information about the cooperative’s scholarship program, please contact Daniela Roland at 800-552-1976 extension 449 or

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