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Veterinarians offering scholarship

MIDDLETOWN, Md. -- The Maryland Dairy Shrine announces that a $500 scholarship will be awarded to a Maryland youth by Mid-Maryland Dairy Vets of Hagerstown. Applicants must be majoring in dairy science, animal science or pre veterinary medicine and must have an interest and commitment to veterinary medicine.

Mid-Maryland Dairy Vets consists of a team of veterinarians specializing in dairy herd health and embryo transfer.

Applications can be found on the University of Maryland dairy extension website (http://dairy.umd.edu). Proof of enrollment and official academic transcript from college attending must be attached. Current wallet size head shot photo must be included with application. Application must be typed using one inch margins, a minimum of twelve point font and should not exceed the space allotted on application form (or you will be disqualified). Applications must be postmarked no later than January 15, to Mary King. Previous winners are not eligible to win.

The recipient of the Maryland Dairy Vet Scholarship will be announced at the Maryland Dairy Shrine Banquet on Saturday, February 22. Applicants are encouraged to attend the banquet.