University of Vermont

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Welch Scholarship

James G. Welch Scholarship

James Welch

The James G. Welch Scholarship Fund was established in 1997 upon the retirement of Dr. James G. Welch.  This fund honors Jim Welch for his devoted teaching, service to the dairy industry and outstanding scholarship in ruminant nutrition over a 30-year career at UVM. The James G. Welch Scholarship fund provides grants to academically qualified first time, first year undergraduate Vermont students with financial need who are enrolled in a degree program in CALS and who are intent on pursuing a career in agriculture. Preference for scholarship awards is given to students whose families operate working farms in Vermont.

The CALS Dean's Office mails the scholarship application to students who qualify in May/June. The deadline for the applications to be returned to the Dean's Office, 106 Morrill Hall is TBA. Or you may email your application to

Questions about this award should be directed to or call (802) 656-2980.

Last modified October 31 2014 02:58 PM

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