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Agriculture Scholarship

Agricultural Services Board Scholarship

The Agricultural Service Board (ASB) will be awarding two $2500 Scholarships in 2018.  Deadline is September 30, 2018


We were pleased to announce the 2017 ASB Scholarship Recipient was:

Adelle Herr, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Bioresources, University of Saskatchewan

Qualified Applicants are students who have not previously received an ASB Scholarship from the MD of Foothills and are or will be enrolled in post-secondary education in the field of agriculture, veterinary studies, or studies intended to effect change on the agricultural landscape. These scholarships will be awarded upon proof of post-secondary education registration and must be used in the year awarded.


Applicant must be a resident of the MD of Foothills No. 31, which includes the hamlets of Blackie, Cayley, Aldersyde, Priddis, Millarville, Heritage Pointe, and Dewinton. The Applicant’s Field of study must lead to a Degree or Diploma in studies related to Agriculture or Veterinary Medicine, and enrollment must be to a recognized post-secondary Institution. The Scholarship(s) will be awarded based on the following criteria:

  • Academic standing;
  • Proof of enrollment in Post-Secondary education in an acceptable field of study;
  • Preference will be given to first year students and students attending Canadian institutions.


Applications must be received by September 30, 2018.


The Agricultural Service Board


Written applications including details of the above criteria, details of future academic pursuits and academic record should be submitted to:

Municipal District of Foothills No. 31
Attention: Agricultural Service Board Secretary

309 Macleod Trail, Box 5605
High River, AB TIV 1M7