Awards & Programs - Youth/Young Adult

Jersey Canada Youth Scholarships

Jersey Canada offers two scholarships of $750 each to recognize outstanding interest, knowledge and achievement in the Jersey breed, as well as agriculture in general. The scholarships are available to all young Canadian Jersey enthusiasts enrolled in at least the second year of study at any post-secondary College or University. Candidates must not have previously been awarded the Jersey Canada Youth Scholarship.

Deadline: September 15, 2017
Two application formats available for download: MSWord or PDF

Royal Jersey Ambassador

The Royal Jersey Ambassador represents the Jersey breed at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, Ontario. They will assist with presenting awards at the National Jersey Show, as well as meet the public and help at the Jersey booth. Applicants between the ages of 17-24 as of November 1st are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: September 15, 2017 
Two application formats available for download: MSWord or PDF

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Showmanship Competition

Date: November 10, 2017
The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (RAWF) Showman Competition is open to youth and young adults 10-21 years of age as of show day. 

More information and showmanship applications can be found on our Royal webpage.

Youth of Distinction

This award is presented at the Jersey Canada Annual Meeting to youth aged 18 to 25 years of age who are involved with the Jersey breed in Canada. Eligible aged candidates with strong leadership and involvement in agriculture, the community, and the Jersey breed are encouraged to apply.

Deadline: January 16, 2018
Two application/nomination formats available for download: MSWord or PDF.