Pork Checkoff Sponsoring Future Leaders

College scholarships available for students interested in pork industry.

Published on: Jul 28, 2008

The Pork Checkoff and industry partners are offering scholarships to college students who are working toward becoming part of the pork industry. The Pork Checkoff Pork Industry Scholarships program will offer the top applicant a $10,000 scholarship, the runner-up will receive a $5,000 award and a minimum of 14 other students will receive $2,500 for the 2008-2009 school year. Sophomore, junior and senior level college students interested in applying for the pork industry scholarships can visit http://www.pork.org/PorkScience/scholarship for more information. The deadline for application is Sept. 15, 2008.