A Dairy MAX contest for any Physical/Health Education Teacher at a school located within the Dairy MAX territory to include, Texas, Colorado,  Louisiana, *Western Oklahoma, New Mexico, **Southwest Kansas, Wyoming or  Montana is eligible to submit an application. Applicant’s School Nutrition  Department must participate in USDA’s National School Lunch and/or National  School Breakfast Program.

One winner per NFL market within the Dairy MAX region*** (total of four 4 winners) will receive an electronic gift card for US Games valued at $1000.

Winners’ photos and stories may be promoted by Dairy MAX as part of 2022 National Nutrition Month (March) and National School Breakfast Week (March 7-11). As part of the application, winners will sign a photo release permitting Dairy MAX use of their photo.


The contest period ends 11:59 p.m. CST on Friday, February 11th, 2022.


Submit your story via Submittable application, and include the following items:

  • 1) Photo of your physical education instruction in action –(JPG or PDF)
  • 2) Description of photo 
  • 3) If a student’s face is shown in the photo, a “Signed Photo Release” (https://dairymax.app.box.com/s/lmkq7ax24g5v4hlvl5qdhie3axdeofvo) must be submitted with the application. Submission will not be complete if the necessary student Photo Release is not received. 

A free account must be created on Submittable prior to submission. Additional information will also be requested on the application (name, email, district, phone etc.).


Winners will be selected by Friday, February 18th, 2022. Winners will be notified by Wednesday, February 23rd, 2022.




Official Rules: https://dairymax.box.com/s/4pvu4s7d0lywoiqlx6yq83qwyvvmj659
Contest FAQ: https://dairymax.box.com/s/pa5cs1rq7lj4o9dy50twyds0fvs4hibl


Contact your Dairy MAX Territory School Wellness consultant to discuss this contest and any questions you may have. You can locate your consultant by entering your zip code on this webpage: http://www.dairymax.org/school/expertise
*Eligible counties in Western Oklahoma include Alfalfa, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Caddo, Canadian, Carter, Cimarron, Cleveland, Comanche, Cotton, Creek, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Grant, Greer, Harmon, Harper, Hughes, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnston, Kay, Kingfisher, Kiowa, Lincoln, Logan, Love, Major, Marshall, McClain, Murray, Noble, Okfuskee, Oklahoma, Osage, Pawnee, Payne, Pontotoc, Pottawatomie, Roger Mills, Stephens, Texas, Tillman, Washita, Woods, Woodward.
**Eligible counties in Southwest Kansas include Clark, Finney, Ford, Grant, Gray, Greeley, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Lane, Meade, Morton, Ness, Scott, Seward, Stanton, Stevens, Wichita.
*** Dallas Cowboys Market: Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma, excluding Texas Counties Nacogdoches, Shelby, San Augustine, Angelina, Trinity, Jasper, Sabine, Polk, Tyler, Newton, San Jacinto, Madison, Walker, Hardin, Brazos, Grimes, Montgomery, Liberty, Jefferson, Orange, Harris, Chambers, Galveston, Brazoria, Matagorda, Jackson, Lavaca, Wharton, Colorado, Fort Bend, Austin, Waller, Washington, and Calhoun. Houston Texans Market: Nacogdoches, Shelby, San Augustine, Angelina, Trinity, Jasper, Sabine, Polk, Tyler, Newton, San Jacinto, Madison, Walker, Hardin, Brazos, Grimes, Montgomery, Liberty, Jefferson, Orange, Harris, Chambers, Galveston, Brazoria, Matagorda, Jackson, Lavaca, Wharton, Colorado, Fort Bend, Austin, Waller, Washington and Calhoun counties. Denver Broncos Market: Colorado, Montana, and Wyoming. New Orleans Saints Market: Louisiana

A Dairy MAX contest for any staff member of a School Nutrition Department located within the Dairy MAX territory to include, Texas, Colorado, Louisiana,  *Western Oklahoma, New Mexico, **Southwest Kansas, Wyoming or Montana is eligible to submit an application. Applicant’s School Nutrition Department must participate in USDA’s National School Lunch and/or National School  Breakfast Program.

One winner per NFL market within the Dairy MAX region*** (total of four 4 winners) will receive a Hubert purchase credit valued at $2,300.

Winners’ photos and stories may be promoted by Dairy MAX as part of 2022 National Nutrition Month (March) and National School Breakfast Week (March 7-11). As part of the application winners will agree to permitting Dairy MAX use of their photo.

The contest period ends Friday, February 11th, 2022 (11:59pm CST).


Submit your story via Submittable application, and include the following items:

  • 1) Photo of your child nutrition team in action –(JPG or PDF)
  • 2) Description of photo 
  • 3) If a student’s face is shown in the photo, a “Signed Photo Release” (https://dairymax.app.box.com/s/lmkq7ax24g5v4hlvl5qdhie3axdeofvo) must be submitted with the application. Submission will not be complete if the necessary student Photo Release is not received. 

A free account must be created on Submittable prior to submission. Additional information will also be requested on the application (name, email, district, phone etc.).


Winners will be selected by Friday, February 18th, 2022. Winners will be notified by Wednesday, February 23rd, 2022.



Official Rules: https://dairymax.box.com/s/3nxe76zyo3me6y09tf7bsw8yz5we5vmq
Contest FAQ: https://dairymax.box.com/s/b5so7b4krx7qz6j6bj8on7plk9mut6o1


Contact your Dairy MAX Territory School Wellness consultant to discuss this contest and any questions you may have. You can locate your consultant by entering your zip code on this webpage: http://www.dairymax.org/school/expertise
*Eligible counties in Western Oklahoma include Alfalfa, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Caddo, Canadian, Carter, Cimarron, Cleveland, Comanche, Cotton, Creek, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Grant, Greer, Harmon, Harper, Hughes, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnston, Kay, Kingfisher, Kiowa, Lincoln, Logan, Love, Major, Marshall, McClain, Murray, Noble, Okfuskee, Oklahoma, Osage, Pawnee, Payne, Pontotoc, Pottawatomie, Roger Mills, Stephens, Texas, Tillman, Washita, Woods, Woodward.
**Eligible counties in Southwest Kansas include Clark, Finney, Ford, Grant, Gray, Greeley, Hamilton, Haskell, Hodgeman, Kearny, Lane, Meade, Morton, Ness, Scott, Seward, Stanton, Stevens, Wichita.
*** Dallas Cowboys Market: Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma, excluding Texas Counties Nacogdoches, Shelby, San Augustine, Angelina, Trinity, Jasper, Sabine, Polk, Tyler, Newton, San Jacinto, Madison, Walker, Hardin, Brazos, Grimes, Montgomery, Liberty, Jefferson, Orange, Harris, Chambers, Galveston, Brazoria, Matagorda, Jackson, Lavaca, Wharton, Colorado, Fort Bend, Austin, Waller, Washington, and Calhoun. Houston Texans Market: Nacogdoches, Shelby, San Augustine, Angelina, Trinity, Jasper, Sabine, Polk, Tyler, Newton, San Jacinto, Madison, Walker, Hardin, Brazos, Grimes, Montgomery, Liberty, Jefferson, Orange, Harris, Chambers, Galveston, Brazoria, Matagorda, Jackson, Lavaca, Wharton, Colorado, Fort Bend, Austin, Waller, Washington and Calhoun counties. Denver Broncos Market: Colorado, Montana, and Wyoming. New Orleans Saints Market: Louisiana

Dairy MAX, the local checkoff promotion organization funded by dairy farmers, offers three $2,500 academic scholarships for graduating high school seniors or undergraduate students currently enrolled in a junior college or four-year university. Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, books, or on-campus housing.  


ELIGIBILITY
Eligible Applicants must meet each the following requirements:


  1. Reside in the geographic territory served by Dairy MAX which includes Colorado, southwest Kansas, Louisiana, Montana, New Mexico, western Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming.
  2. Graduating high school senior or undergraduate student currently enrolled in a junior college or four-year college program.
  3. Must be one of the following:

    - Child of dairy producer

    - Child of dairy farm employee

    - FFA or 4-H dairy show participant your junior or senior year in high school



APPLICATION
Details and required documents to be provided by applicants:

  1. Personal and educational details provided accurately and informatively on application form.
  2. One letter of recommendation from a non-family member who is an FFA or 4-H agriculture leader, a teacher, or in the dairy industry. You will be able to request this letter by email at the bottom of the application form.
  3. A 500-1,000 word essay describing how this scholarship would impact you and your future aspirations.
  4. Certified high school and undergraduate transcript if applicable.
  5. A photograph to be used in the press release announcing the winner.



SELECTION

The Dairy MAX scholarship program is designed to allow students the opportunity to showcase their excellence in many areas both personal and educational. Dairy MAX will select a committee of outside judges to review the applications. There is a total of 100 possible points, and points will be awarded as follows:


0-5 Points for each of the following sections – a total of 20 possible points:

  • Personal Information
  • Personal Goals and Special Interests
  • Personal Reference Letter
  • Family Information


0-10 Points for each of the following sections – a total of 60 possible points:

  • School Activities
  • FFA and 4-H activities
  • Community Activities and Work Experience
  • Dairy Activities
  • Educational Goals
  • Essay 


0-20 Points for the following section – a total of 20 possible points:

  • Education Information



DEADLINE

Deadline for submitting application is 12:00 AM CT March 31, 2022.

Recipients of the Dairy MAX scholarship will be notified of their awards no later than May 6, 2022.

Dairy MAX encourages all eligible students to apply. Please fill out the details below to begin your application process. You can always save your progress and return to it. If you have questions or need assistance, please email Brennen Johnson at johnsonb@dairymax.org. 

Dairy MAX, Inc., the local checkoff promotion organization funded by the dairy farmers, offers five $1,000 academic scholarships for students entering the field of agriculture, culinary arts, education and science (a maximum of $2,500 may be awarded based on quality of application). Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, books, or on-campus housing at a higher-education institution. Scholarship checks will be made out to college or institution.

Dairy MAX encourages all eligible students to apply. To begin, please scroll down to create an account below and proceed with filling out the application. You can always save your progress and return to it, and if you have questions or need assistance, please email carbajall@dairymax.org


ELIGIBILITY

Eligible Applicants must meet each the following requirements:

 1)       Reside in the geographic territory served by Dairy MAX which includes Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, southwestern Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana and Louisiana

 2)       Assist a Program Advisor at one school in achieving Touchdown status (Step completion) for school year 2021-2022

 3)       Plans to enter the field of agriculture, culinary arts, education or science

 4)       A graduating high school senior


APPLICATION

Details and required documents to be provided by applicants:

 1)       Personal and educational details provided as accurately and informatively as possible as laid out in application form

 2)       A letter of recommendation from a teacher or school administrator

 3)       Certified high school transcript


SELECTION

The Dairy MAX scholarship program is designed to allow students the opportunity to showcase their excellence in many areas both personal and educational. Dairy MAX will select a committee of outside judges to review the applications. Points will be awarded as follows:

0-10 Points for each of the following sections - A total of 60 possible points: 

  • Personal Information
  • School and Community Activities
  • Fuel Up to Play 60 Activities
  • FUTP 60 Champion Role
  • Personal Goals
  • Additional information as provided in application


DEADLINE

Deadline for submitting this application is March 31, 2022.

Recipients of the Dairy MAX scholarship will be notified of their awards no later than May 14, 2022.

Dairy MAX encourages all eligible students to apply. To apply, please create an account below and proceed with filling out the application. You can always save your progress and return to it. If you have questions or need assistance, please email carbajall@dairymax.org


DairyMAX, Inc.