MSU Students Awarded Dairy Scholarships

The Michigan Dairy Memorial And Scholarship Foundation awards more than $92,000 for 2013 - 2014 Academic Year.

Published on: Feb 13, 2014

The Michigan Dairy Memorial and Scholarship Foundation Inc. at Michigan State University has awarded more than $92,000 in scholarships to 31 MSU students pursuing dairy industry-related programs of study for the 2013-2014 academic year.

The following 10 MSU students were awarded $3,500 Michigan Dairy Memorial Scholarships:
•Chelsey Clemens, animal science senior, of West Branch
•Timothy (T. J.) Frahm, animal science sophomore, of Frankenmuth
•Joshua Garver, animal science senior, of White Pigeon
•Lauren Lauwers, animal science senior, of Yale
•Jennie Lubbers, animal science junior, of Lake Odessa

MSU Students Awarded Dairy Scholarships
MSU Students Awarded Dairy Scholarships
•Bridget Moore, animal science sophomore, of Sears
•Bethany Oglesby, animal science junior, of Lakewood, Ill.
•Laura Small, animal science junior, of Smiths Creek
•Brittni Tucker, animal science sophomore, of Elsie
•Cora Watts, animal science junior, of Tawas City

Five sophomores pursuing a two-year certificate in the MSU Institute of Agricultural Technology (IAT) dairy management program each earned $2,000 scholarships from the Michigan Dairy Memorial and Scholarship Foundation:
• (Clayton) C. J. Berens, of Holland
•Macy Cole, of Bancroft
•Allison Pung, of Portland•Kara Smith, of Hudsonville
•Rebecca Swartzendruber, of Bay Port

Five first-year students were awarded the Michigan Dairy Memorial and Scholarship Foundation Freshman Scholarships worth $1,500:

•Gabriel Klaasen, IAT dairy management certificate program, of Hamilton
•Eric Martin, animal science major, of LeRoy
•Hayley Obradovich, IAT dairy management certificate program, of Fruitport
•Kelly Raterink, animal science major, of Zeeland
•Sawyer Johnson, IAT dairy management certificate program, of Lakeview

The Michigan Dairy Memorial and Scholarship Foundation oversees the largest scholarship program in the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and one of the largest at MSU.

For information on making contributions to honor members of the dairy industry or to support student scholarships, please contact the MSU College of Agriculture and Natural Resources External Relations at 517-355-0284. To learn more about the Michigan Dairy Memorial and Scholarship Foundation, contact Dr. Miriam Weber Nielsen in the MSU Department of Animal Science at 517-432-5443.