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Minnesota Livestock Breeders' Association Scholarship (MLBA)

Application deadline: typically March 1, see application below for current year deadline

Scholarship guidelines

One of a pair of MLBA scholarships, (including the McKerrow), the MLBA awards $500 per school year to an outstanding present or former 4-H or FFA high school senior, entering an agricultural college as a freshman, at University of Minnesota — St. Paul or Crookston; University of Wisconsin, River Falls; South Dakota State University; North Dakota State University; or Iowa State University. The student must be pursuing an animal agriculture major. Scholarship must be claimed within one year of awarding.

Application and more information can be found on the MLBA website.

Mail your completed application to

Steve Pooch
Minnesota Livestock Breeders' Association
18950 Langly Ave. N.
Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047


Brad Rugg
Minnesota 4-H
475 Coffey Hall
1420 Eckles Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108

Questions? Contact Brad Rugg, or Karen Nelson,, 1-800-444-4238 or 1-612-624-2116.

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