Sheep Graduate Study Scholarship

Apply Now For Sheep Heritage Scholarship

Through the American Sheep Industry Association, the Sheep Heritage Foundation Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $3,000 is being made available for sheep-related graduate studies.

The scholarship is for the advancement of the American sheep industry through financial support of a graduate-level (M.S. or Ph.D.) student who is attending a school in the United States.

Requirements for applying include:

  • Be a graduate student involved in sheep and/or wool research in such areas as animal science, agriculture economics or veterinary medicine with proof of graduate school acceptance.
  • Complete an application.
  • Present two letters of reference.

Click Here to download the application or obtain a copy by contacting ASI, Attn: Memorial Scholarship, 9785 Maroon Circle, Suite 360, Englewood, CO 80112-2692, by calling 303-771-3500 ext. 107, or by emailing

Applications must be received in the office by May 31 and the 2019 scholarship recipient will be announced in June or July.

2019 Shepherds Weekend Photo Contest Results

                                     Photo Contest Results
                            2019 MSPA Shepherds Weekend

Congratulations to all of the Photo Contest winners. They are:

Portrait of a Sheep:  Sara Bronkema first, Jessica Vandergriff second
Flock Scene: Noah Matchett first, Sara Bronkema second
Human Interest: Janiku Williams, first, Jessica Vandergriff second
Shearer at Work: Sara Bronkema, first
Best of Show: Brianna Machett

Thanks go to Beverley Benne and Matt Scramlin for all of their help with the Photo Contest.  Sincerely submitted by Deb Caryl.