Youth Scholarships

Don & Mary Ellen Ulry Scholarship Annually Available to OJSA Members

The Ohio Shorthorn Breeders' Association annually presents the THE DON & MARY ELLEN URLY SCHOLARSHIP offering one $1,000 scholarship to a high school seniors and/or college student. All applicants must be a member of the Ohio Junior Shorthorn Association. Please see below about info about the 2020 application and take note of the upcoming application deadline of July 5, 2020.

For questions, please contact: 

Michael Bihl 
Phone: 937-974-2477 
E-mail: michael_bihl@yahoo.com

Scholarship Application 2020 Scholarship Application 2020 (281 KB)



Congratulations to the 2018 Scholarship Winners: 

Chelsea Graham, daughter of Mike & Valerie Graham of Frazeysburg, Ohio. She is attending Bradford College to become a veterinarian technician.

Jacob Schlichter, son of Spencer & Christie Schlicher of Oxford, Ohio
He is a sophomore at Miami University majoring in zoology with plans to become a veterinarian.


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
  • 2018 Chelsea Graham & Jacob Schlichter
  • 2019 No recipients
  • 2020 TBD