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Distinguished Leadership Award & Elite Breeder Award
February 23, 2013

Holstein USA Distinguished Leadership Award & Elite Breeder Award deadline is February 28, 2013

Distinguished Leadership Award
The Distinguished Leadership Award is bestowed annually upon an individual who has provided outstanding and unselfish leadership and thereby has made a notable contribution to the Holstein Association and/or the dairy industry. This is a unique award, as the recipient does not necessarily have to be a member of Holstein Association USA, Inc. Each nomination will be considered for three years. After this period, a new nomination must be submitted if the candidate is to be considered. An anonymous selection committee will review all applications submitted. Upon selection, the recipient of the Distinguished Leadership Award will be notified, and the award will be presented at the National Holstein Convention. A copy of their plaque will also be hung on the Wall of Fame in the Holstein Association USA headquarters.

 

Elite Breeder Award
The Elite Breeder Award is bestowed annually upon a living Holstein Association USA, Inc. member, family, partnership, or corporation who has bred outstanding animals and thereby made a notable contribution to the advancement of the Holstein breed in the United States. The Elite Breeder must have been a member of the Holstein Association USA, Inc. for a minimum of five years. Each nomination will be considered for three years. After this period, a new nomination must be submitted if the candidate is to be considered. An anonymous selection committee will review all applications submitted. Upon selection, the recipient of the Elite Breeder Award will be notified, and the award will be presented at the National Holstein Convention. A copy of their plaque will also be hung on the Wall of Fame in the Holstein Association USA headquarters.

Click here for the application for the Distinguished Leadership Award

Clich here for the application for the Elite Breeder Award

Your submission must be postmarked no later than February 28, 2013 and sent to:

Holstein Association USA, Inc.
Attn: Distinguished Leadership Award Committee
1 Holstein Place PO Box 808 Brattleboro, VT 05302-0808




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