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About the Scholarship

W.D. Farr Scholarship – (2) $15,000 Graduate Scholarship

The National Cattlemen’s Foundation is honoring the successful career of the late W.D. Farr of Greeley, Colorado through two annual $15,000 graduate scholarships bearing his name. We lost a true industry leader and friend with W.D.'s passing on August 13, 2007, at the age of 97. Farr, a third generation Coloradan, pioneer rancher, statesman and banker is known for his extraordinary vision. His dedication to improving agriculture, livestock and water development has resulted in significant changes in farming methods that have influenced the practices of ranchers and farmers throughout the nation.

2019 Scholarship will open in August of 2019. Check back at that time for the on-line application.

W.D. Farr Scholarship Past Winner Stories

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Emily Andreini

University of California

2018 Winner

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Sarah Kolpatek

University of California-Davis

2018 Winner

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Dustin Aherin

Dustin Aherin

Kansas State University and MIT

2017 Winner

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Arquimides Reyes

Arquimides Reyes

Colorado State University

2017 Winner

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Brittney Bullard

Brittney Bullard

Colorado State University

2016 Winner

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Megan Webb

Megan Webb

South Dakota State University

2016 Winner

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Whitney Crossland - 2015

Whitney Crossland

Texas A&M University

2015 Winner

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Greta Krafsur

Greta Krafsur

Colorado State University

2015 Winner

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Ariel Overstreet - Adkins

Ariel Overstreet-Adkins

University of Montana School of Law

2014 Winner

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Josh Ison

Josh Ison

Texas Tech University

2014 Winner

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Benjamin Turner

Benjamin Turner

South Dakota State University

2013 Winner

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JW Wood

John (J.W.) Wood

Purdue/Indiana University

2013 Winner

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Curtis Pittman

Curtis Pittman

Colorado State University

2012 Winner

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Jenna Rodriguez

Jenna Rodriguez

University of California-Davis

2012 Winner

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Scott Howard

Scott Howard

Colorado State University

2011 Winner

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Jessica Igo

Jessica Igo-Finck

Colorado State University

2011 Winner

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Jennifer Schutz

Jennifer Schutz

Colorado State University

2010 Winner

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Rebecca Acheson

Texas Tech University

2010 Winner

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Chelsea Good

Chelsea Good

Washburn University

2009 Winner

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Ryan Murphy

Ryan Murphy

Colorado State University

2009 Winner

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Crystal Mathews Steen - 2008

Crystal Mathews

University of Florida

2008 Winner

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Mitch Bowling - 2008

Mitchell Bowling

Colorado State University

2008 Winner

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Sandra Gruber - 2007

Sandra Gruber

Colorado State University

2007 Winner

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Dale Woerner - 2007

Dale Woerner

Colorado State University

2007 Winner

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