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Claude Robinson
Memorial Scholarship

One $1,000 will be awarded to a college sophomore, junior or senior for the upcoming fall semester enrolled in a junior or senior college judging program. This scholarship will be awarded on the basis of demonstrated leadership activities, livestock judging experience, livestock industry interest and community service. Students may only win this scholarship one time.

Applicant Guidelines

  • Scholarship applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior as of the upcoming fall semester enrolled in a collegiate (junior college or senior college) livestock judging program.
  • One letter of recommendation from a 4-H, FFA, or person unrelated to the applicant who has knowledge of the applicant’s livestock industry involvement.
  • One letter of recommendation from your college livestock judging coach.
  • Applications will be scored by a committee selected by the NSR Director of Development.
  • One descendant of Claude Robinson has the option of participating on this selection committee.

Each selection committee member shall independently review and score each application received and select the recipient(s) based on the following criteria:

  • livestock judging experience
  • livestock industry interest
  • leadership activities
  • community service

Applications will be scored by a committee selected by the NSR Director of Development. Scholarship recipients will be announced at the National Junior Summer Spectacular. Results will also be posted on the NSR website, www.nationalswine.com, and in the August Seedstock EDGE issue.

Scholarship Application

2016 winner

Adrian Austin, IL


Past Winners:

YEAR WINNER  
2016 Will Taylor IN
2015 Jackson Johnson IN
2014 Dusty Compart MN
2013 Kane Austin IL
2012 David Ammann IL
2011 Troy Sloan MO
2010 Cally Hass MI