Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards

Incoming ANSC Freshmen and Transfer Students, Fall 2018

Follow these steps to apply for ANSC scholarships:

1. Decide which scholarships you want to apply for.

CHARLES L AND JEAN RUEFF AWARD - $1,000. Delineate potential for leadership in the swine industry. Interest in the swine industry such as previous industry involvement, or post-graduate plans for industry employment. Demonstrate progress in the development of academic skills, leadership, and self-improvement.

THRASHER FAMILY AWARD - $2,500. Recipient must have SAT greater than or equal to 1500 or ACT greater than or equal to 21 (combined math, verbal, and writing scores). Recipient must demonstrate progress in development of academic skills, leadership and self-improvement. If five or more candidates are equally qualified, the award will be given to the recipient demonstrating the greater financial need.

2. Download and print or submit the Department of Animal Sciences scholarship application for incoming students - this is an editable pdf form. After completion of the application, save the pdf file. Send an email to Marlene Miller with your completed application as an attachment by January 1, 2018. Upon successful submission, you will receive a return email from Marlene Miller. If you experience difficulties in submitting the application electronically, applications will be accepted if they are postmarked by January 1, 2018. Send applications to Ashley York, Dept. of Animal Sciences, 270 S Russell Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2041. Applications postmarked after January 1, 2018 will not be considered.

*To be eligible for any award or scholarship, a student must be enrolled for at least 12 credits as an undergraduate Animal Sciences major on the West Lafayette campus of Purdue University for the Fall 2018 semester. For other financial aid information, contact the Division of Financial Aid at 765-494-5050. For more information about Animal Sciences scholarships, contact Ashley York at 765-494-4843 or ashleyyork@purdue.edu.


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