Michigan Allied Poultry Industries

Annual Scholarship Program

 

Michigan Allied Poultry Industries (MAPI) Scholarships are authorized by the MAPI Board and Scholarship Committee to encourage post high school education at a college or university with a focus on the poultry industry.

Applicant Requirements:

Must be an undergraduate or graduate student that is actively pursuing a career in a poultry-related field or a business with a focus on the poultry industry.

Must be attending an accredited school.

Must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits each semester during the school year in which the scholarship is awarded.

Must maintains a grade point average of 3.0 or better.

Must complete an internship at a Michigan poultry farm or poultry agribusiness in the summer months previous to receiving the scholarship. Applicant is encouraged, but not required, to be a part of MAPI internship program.

Students will be required to submit:

  • Application
  • Short essay on internship experience (maximum one page, 12 pt. font, single spaced)
  • One letter of recommendation

Students may receive scholarship for a maximum of four (4) years.

Scholarship Awarding:

Scholarship award = $1,500 per applicant per year

Application must be in the offices of MAPI no later than September 15th.

Scholarship awarding will occur in fall, for the upcoming/current school year

The scholarship check will be sent to the address provided on the application and payable to the student.

Recipients must provide a recent headshot photograph.

Scholarship recipients are requested to attend the annual MAPI Winter Poultry Seminar, held in February, for recognition.

Student Application

Questions? Contact MAPI at
info@mipoultry.com or 517.372.5250.