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Scholarships: Programs


Supporting Our Next Generation

Recognizing the expense our youth face in pursuing their dreams of continuing education, Dutchess County Sheep & Wool Growers Association is dedicated to making a lasting impact through our Scholarship program. We desire to support our youth by providing yearly scholarships to those seeking higher learning.  Learn more about this opportunity, please click on the attached link for our application!


2023 SCHOLARSHIP WINNER:  Becca Rugar My name is Becca Rugar, I'm 19 yrs old and graduated from Millbrook High School in 2022. I will be starting my Sophomore year at Slippery Rock University. I am majoring in Physical and Health Education with a concentration in School Wellness Education. My minors include aquatics, wellness, adventure fitness, adapted physical activity and coaching. I am on the dive team as well as the secretary for the swim and dive team club, a lifeguard at two facilities and I am the Vice President of the School Wellness Education Council. I am thankful to receive this scholarship as it will help with expenses.

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2022 Scholarship Winner:  Haley  McCord

2021 Scholarship Winner:  Cosette Veder-Shave

2020 Scholarship Winner:  Abigail Crisp

2019 Scholarship Winner:  Caroline Lafferty

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