Youth Scholarships

Applications are due by June 20, 2017

The Ohio Shorthorn Breeders' Association present the 2017 THE DON & MARY ELLEN URLY SCHOLARSHIP offering two (2) $500.00 scholarships to high school seniors and/or college students. All applicants must be a member of the Ohio Junior Shorthorn Association. The 2017 Applications are now posted below.

Scholarship - College Application 2017 Scholarship - College Application 2017 (31 KB)

Scholarship - High School Senior Application 2017 Scholarship - High School Senior Application 2017 (30 KB)

Congratulations to the 2017 Scholarship Winner: Olivia Wood of Sabina, Ohio in Clinton County


For questions, please contact:
Michael Bihl
Phone: 937-974-2477
E-mail: michael_bihl@yahoo.com

Scholarship applicant interviews will be held July 15, 2017 at the Franklin County Fair in Hilliard, Ohio during the State Shorthorn Show.

Scholarships will be presented to the recipients at the Ohio State Fair during the Junior Heifer Show.

Past Scholarship Recipients

  • 2003 Heidi Bowman
  • 2004 Mike Clark & Jenna Foster
  • 2005 Nikki Durban
  • 2006 Brittany Jasko & Allison Agle
  • 2007 Johnathan Schaeffer
  • 2008 Daniel Ulry & Amy Swallow
  • 2009 Richard Bolden
  • 2010 Cynthia Bunch and Halie Bowman
  • 2011 Justin Shonkwiler & Lydia Ulry
  • 2012 Hank LeVan
  • 2013 Taylor Morbitzer
  • 2014 Emily Brautigam & Karen Hiltbrand
  • 2015 Ben Harner
  • 2016 Desirae Logsdon & Landon Helmke
  • 2017 Olivia Wood