Scholarships from Outside CALS

The Office of Academic Affairs receives notification of scholarships offered by various agencies and organizations that may be of interest to CALS students.

+Equity Cooperative Livestock Scholarship
deadline November 29, 2021

Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association is offering ten $1,250 scholarships for the 2022 academic year to college students pursuing careers, as well as two $1,000 scholarships for students earning degrees from technical colleges/short courses.

“Equity Livestock is proud to help students further their educational endeavors by offering scholarships,” says Curt Larson, president/CEO. “Education can make a difference, and the expense to attend college can be a challenge. Offering scholarships can help make it affordable, and we believe in investing in our future leaders.”

To be eligible, applicants must be a member or the son or daughter of an Equity Cooperative Livestock producer pursuing higher education from an accredited college, university, or technical school. Scholarship winners are selected based on their scholastic achievements, extracurricular activities, application essay response and letter of reference.

Applications are available from the home page of the cooperative’s website at, or by calling 1-800-362-3989, ext. 152. Applicants are asked to provide a current college transcript along with a letter of reference in one mailing, in addition to submitting their online application by Monday, November 29, 2021. Please print a copy for yourself prior to submitting, as the online form cannot be saved after submitting.