The Maryland Dairy Industry Association offers two $500 and one $1,000 Boyd Cook Memorial Scholarships to MDIA members or their dependents. Applications are due Jan. 16.
According to an MDIA news release, the scholarships will be awarded at the Maryland Dairy Convention Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center at the FSK Mall in Frederick.
The scholarship is named for past MDIA board member Boyd Cook, who made many contributions to the dairy industry, according to the release. Scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate students enrolled in a two- or four-year college and graduate/professional school students. Applicants can win each award level only once. MDIA offers student-level membership.