The University of Wisconsin-Madison offers a George E. Shook International/Study Abroad funding for students studying Dairy Science, Animal Science, Agronomy, Food Science, Horticulture, and Soil Science. These opportunities are available to undergraduate students. The amount of the award varies depending on the specific scholarship.
There is no set number of awards available each year. Eligibility requirements vary depending on the specific scholarship. Interested students should contact the University of Wisconsin-Madison for more information.
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Application Deadline: September 26, 2022
- Organization: University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Department: Dairy Science
- Course level: Undergraduate
- Award Amount: Varies
- Number of Awards: N/A
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International Students
- Subjects: Dairy Science, Animal Science, Agronomy, Food Science, Horticulture and Soil Science
- Eligible Countries: United States
- Eligibility: Students can apply for undergraduate degree offered at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
- The award can be taken in the USA.
Emeritus Professor George E. Shook MS ’65, PhD ’67 was a faculty member of the Dairy Science department at UW-Madison. Dr. Shook was a passionate mentor and provided guidance to other faculty and staff, as well as advised graduate and undergraduate students. He served as chair of the Department of Dairy Science for six years. Dr. Shook’s research on somatic cell testing led to a national genetic evaluation system for dairy herds, based on a standardized somatic cell score. The George E. Shook International/Study Abroad Scholarship, established with gifts from friends and colleagues, honors Dr. Shook’s many accomplishments and assists undergraduate students participating in international study abroad experiences.
Awarded to undergraduate students in CALS who are studying abroad or participating in international internships. Major eligibility in order of preference: Dairy Science, Animal Science, Agronomy; Food Science; Horticulture and Soil Science. Recipient must be in good academic standing.
How to Apply
Applicants can apply through the online processor.