Fund Details
Andy Peek Livestock Scholarship Fund
Award Amount
various

Description:

County: Open to all counties

Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:
  • Graduating high school senior and/or undergraduate student presently or planning to attend a junior college, state college, or university and majoring in Agricultural Studies (with a special emphasis in the livestock industry). 
This fund was established by the Red Bluff Bull and Gelding Sale in honor and memory of Andy Peek.  
Andy Peek was president of Western Video Market and also General Manager of Shasta Livestock Auction Yard in Cottonwood, California, a family-owned business where he worked for over four decades. He was a past president of the California Livestock Marketing Association and served as a board member for the National Livestock Marketing Association. Andy was a past chairman of the Shasta District Fair Board in California and in 2007 was named Tehama County (CA) Cattleman of the Year. Andy was a major presence in the U.S. livestock industry. To continue Andy’s support of youth programs, this scholarship will be offered annually to students majoring in Agricultural Studies (with a special emphasis in the livestock industry) who share Andy’s desire to work in the industry he dearly loved. 



Begin Accepting Applications Date:
9/01/2017
Deadline Date (PST Time Zone):
12/13/2017 8:30 PM