Lallemand Animal Nutrition offers scholarships for fourth year

$13,500 in Forward scholarships to be awarded in 2018, applications due Aug. 3

 For the fourth consecutive year, Lallemand Animal Nutrition will offer Lallemand Forward Scholarships for students pursuing degrees in agriculture. The scholarship program is available to students in the United States, Mexico and Canada. The 2018 program offers: three $2,500 undergraduate scholarships, one $3,000 master’s program scholarship and one $3,000 doctoral scholarship.

 

“In the last three years of our scholarship program, we received an outstanding number of applicants with a strong passion for the industry,” says Jeff Ast, Commercial Director, Lallemand Animal Nutrition, Americas. “Our continued investment into the program is driven by our company goals of enhancing knowledge and production practices, while continuing to help drive the animal agriculture industry forward.”

The requirements for undergraduate students to apply are:

  • Must be a full-time student, pursuing a four-year degree in an agricultural program
  • Hold junior status or higher (minimum of 60 credit hours)
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
    • Submit a résumé, transcripts and a 500-word essay on the topic: Describe a current issue in the animal agriculture industry and offer your solution.

 

The requirements for master’s and doctoral students to apply are:

  • Must be enrolled in an accredited master’s or Ph.D. program in animal or agricultural sciences or related field
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
    • Submit a résumé, transcripts, synopsis of current work/project and a 500-word essay on the topic: Describe a current issue in the animal agriculture industry and offer your solution.

The scholarships will be awarded at the beginning of the fall 2018 semester. A more inclusive look into the scholarship guidelines can be found here:

Lallemand Animal Nutrition is committed to optimizing animal performance and well-being with specific natural microbial product and service solutions. Lallemand Forward encompasses the specifically chosen service solutions that enhance people, knowledge and production practices.

All scholarship submissions are due to Lauren Kasten at [email protected] by Friday, August 3, 2018. For questions regarding the scholarship, contact Lauren Kasten.

Lallemand Animal Nutrition is committed to optimizing animal performance and well-being with specific natural microbial product and service solutions. Using sound science, proven results and knowledge, Lallemand Animal Nutrition develops, manufactures and markets high value yeast and bacteria products ─ including probiotics, silage inoculants and yeast derivatives. Lallemand offers a higher level of expertise, leadership and industry commitment with long-term and profitable solutions to move our partners Forward. Lallemand Animal Nutrition is Specific for your success.

For more information, please visit www.lallemandanimalnutrition.com.