Nevada Cattlemen’s Association Offering $1,000 Scholarship for High School Seniors


Applications Due April 30


We are now accepting applications for a $1,000 Scholarship which is open to all Nevada High School graduating seniors.

Eligibility requirements for the Scholarship include:

Student must be a senior graduating from a High School in Nevada

Student must plan to attend a Community College or a 4-year College or University

• Students must be seeking a degree in an agriculturally related field

Student must have at least a 2.5 GPA

In addition to completing an application, candidates must also submit:

• A typewritten essay of 1,000 to 1,500 words on any current issue involving the beef industry including references cited.

• A copy of the student’s official transcripts

• Three letters of reference

Scholarship application forms can be downloaded here, or applicants can call the NCA office at 775-738-9214 or send an email to request a copy.

Completed application form and all required information must be postmarked by Monday, April 30, 2018 and sent to: Attn: Research & Education Committee, c/o Nevada Cattlemen’s Association, P.O. Box 310, Elko, NV 89803; or submitted by email with subject line, “2018 NCA Scholarship Applicant (Your Name)” to



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APRIL 9-10, 2018

Public Lands Council Legislative Conference

Washington, D.C.

More Information available: HERE

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APRIL 10-12, 2018

NCBA Legislative Conference

Washington, D.C.

More Information available: HERE

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MAY 30—JUNE 8, 2018

Young Cattlemen’s Conference

Denver, Chicago and Washington, D.C.

More Information available: HERE

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JUNE 17-23, 2018

58th Annual Nevada Youth Range Camp

Smith Creek Ranch, Nevada

Applications must be submitted by

Friday, April 27th

Forms and information can be found HERE  or by contacting Kathryn Dyer (775) 861-6647 or EMAIL.

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AUGUST 1-4, 2018

NCBA Summer Business Meeting

Denver, Colorado – Hyatt Regency Hotel

More Information available HERE

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NOVEMBER 15-17, 2018

2018 Nevada Cattlemen’s Association Annual Conference

Winnemucca, Nevada

Winnemucca Convention Center