Applications are now being accepted for the Justin Parish Memorial Bursary. This bursary is available to 4-H Dairy Club Members who have never attended the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair.
Application deadline: October 1, 2019
This $1,000 bursary honours the spirit of Justin’s dream of one day attending the Canadian 4-H Dairy Classic Show at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (RAWF). Presented by Robin and Connie Parish, the Justin Parish Bursary will support a 4-H Ontario Dairy Club Member in attending the RAWF in Toronto. The 4-H member must be attending the Classic Show for the first time as team member, fitter or herdsperson. The recipient will be chosen by a selection committee and notified by 4-H Ontario. Presentation of the bursary will take place in the show ring during the Classic Show at the 2019 RAWF.
Learn more about Justin and this bursary here.
This annual bursary is in the amount of $1,000 and has the following eligibility requirements:
- Recipient must be a 4-H Ontario Dairy Club Member in-good-standing
- Recipient must have demonstrated dedication and passion toward agriculture and their 4-H Dairy Club
- Recipient must have a demonstrated desire to attend the Canadian 4-H Dairy Classic Show at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair
- Recipient must have never attended the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair as a participant or attendee
Submission of Member names must be made in the form of a one-page nomination letter from a 4-H Ontario Dairy Club Leader in-good-standing. The letter must demonstrate the Member’s dedication, determination, and passion to agriculture and 4-H Dairy Club, along with the Member’s desire to attend the Royal as a participant. A recipient will be chosen annually from the nominations by a selection committee in October.
Application submissions are to be submitted via email to:
Subject line: Justin Parish Memorial Bursary
Source: 4-H Ontario