New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Growers Association
The New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Growers Association (NHSWGA) is a non-profit agricultural organization established with a mission to teach sheep management skills, educate the public, and provide a forum for shepherds to meet and exchange ideas. The Association hosts the annual NH Sheep and Wool Festival the second weekend in May, provides educational workshops periodically throughout the year, and supports sheep related youth activities in New Hampshire.
Open to any New Hampshire resident who:
- Completed at least one year at a post-secondary educational institution
- Has not received this scholarship in the past
- Has an affiliation with sheep through 4-H, FFA, Young Farmers, New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Growers’ Association, or is majoring in a field that will benefit the sheep industry