Cattlemen's Days Scholarship

Cattlemens Days Scholarship

CATTLEMEN’S DAYS, INC.
And
CONCRETE SYSTEMS, INC 4-H/FFA SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose:
Support and further the education of longtime 4-H/FFA exhibitors

by Cattlemen’s Days, Inc. and Concrete Systems, Inc.

P.O. Box 1203, Gunnison, CO  81230

Scholarship Recipients to be announced at the Jr. Livestock Sale

REQUIREMENTS

Application Due Date: May 1st of each year

Applications are available at the Gunnison County Extension Office, from Scott Nordberg, Gunnison FFA Advisor.

General Rules and Qualifications

1.       Applicant must be a graduate of Gunnison High School or Crested Butte High School.

2.       Applicant must have attended Gunnison High School or Crested Butte High School for at least two years.

3.       Applicant must have exhibited a 4-H or FFA project at Cattlemen’s Days, or qualified show*, for three of their four years in high school.

4.       Applicant must exhibit a 4-H or FFA project at Cattlemen’s Days the summer immediately following graduation from high school.

5.       Applicant must enroll in and attend a post-secondary institution of learning fall term following graduation.

6.       A copy of official transcripts must accompany application.

7.       Applicants must submit two letters of reference from non-related persons describing applicant’s character, leadership, responsibility, citizenship, and community involvement.

8.       Applicants may be requested to appear for an interview with the Scholarship Committee.

9.       Decision of the Scholarship Committee will be final.

10.    If recipient fails to attend school fall term following award of the scholarship, award will be forfeited to another applicant or carried forward to be awarded to a selected recipient in the future.

11.     Scholarship will be paid to institution in name of recipient.

12.     Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

          * Qualified show to be determined by County Extension Agent

2022 Cattlemen's Days

JULY 4th - TETWP Pinkapalooza Concert at I-Bar

JULY 7th - TETWP Songwriter Shuffle Concert

JULY 8th - 4-H Horse Show

JULY 9th - Ranch Rodeo (auction prior)

JULY 10th - Open Horse Show

JULY 11th - Cowboy Poetry at the I-Bar

JULY 11th - 15th - 4-H Shows and Displays

JULY 12th - Watershed Barrel Races

JULY 13th - Watershed Team Roping

JULY 13th - Pioneer Banquet

JULY 13th - 16th - Carnival

JULY 14th - PRCA #1 TETWP Rodeo

JULY 15th - PRCA Patriot Night Rodeo

JULY 16th - Cattlemen's Days Parade

JULY 16th - Buyers BBQ, Scholarship, 4H Auction

JULY 16th - PRCA Gunnison Ranchland Legacy Rodeo

JULY 17th - Cowboy Church

2022 Official Schedule Poster

Download a Printable Schedule of Events (PDF)

2022 CD Brochure Cover

Watch for the 2022 Cattlemen's Days Brochure
around town soon!

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