Student Leader Scholarships

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The Center for Dairy Excellence Foundation of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Dairymen’s Association makes available seven $3,000 scholarships to undergraduate students for annually to directly support Student Leader Scholarships. Five of them are designated as Dairymen’s Association Scholarships, while two are designated as Center Foundation Scholarships.

To qualify, students must demonstrate a commitment to working in the dairy industry. One of the scholarships will be designated for an incoming freshman. The purpose of these scholarships is to provide recognition, encouragement, and financial assistance to outstanding students enrolled in academic programs that support the dairy industry.

Applications and guidelines for the 2016 Student Leader Scholarship Program are now available. Click here to access the guidelines and application. Please send completed application and transcripts to Mary Foote, Dairy Education Program Manager, at, by fax to 717-705-2342 or by mail to 2301 North Cameron Street, Harrisburg, Pa. 17110. All applications are due by June 1, 2016.

2016 Scholarship Guidelines and Application

View Last Year’s Scholarship Winners.

Questions regarding the Student Leader Scholarship Program should be referred to Mary Foote, Dairy Education Program Director, Center for Dairy Excellence, at 717-346-0849 or by email at