|NYR&CBA Youth Page|
CHAIRPERSON: Jack Bailey
By unanimous vote in the year 2000 a Youth Scholarship Fund was established by the NYR&CBA. The committee administers the fund, plans fund-raisers throughout the show season and provides information to interested scholarship applicants at shows around the State. A scholarship is awarded once a year to a youth who has been active for at least 3 years in an NYRCBA member club and has shown outstanding rabbit management skills and personal achievement.
Youth Scholarship Applications due
SEPTEMBER 1st each year.
Requirements for Receiving a Scholarship:
A. The recipient must have been a member of a NYSRCBA. Club for at least three (3) years prior to submitting an application.
B. The applicant must be a graduating high school senior.
C. The scholarship will be paid to the recipient and the school upon proof of completion of one semester in an accredited two or four-year college/university or vocational school.
D. Finalist will be required to interview with at least two (2) members of the Youth Scholarship Committee at a Rabbit & Cavy Show or an affiliated club meeting.
Also note. . . Agriculture Scholarship Opportunity for students who plan to pursue higher education in agriculture or related field offered by the NYS Association of Agricultural Fairs. For more information on the scholarship and its requirements
call 487-7711 ext. 1335 or visit www.nyfairs.org/scholarship.htm
Roger Kids Fund
CHAIRPERSON: Jack Bailey
The "Roger Kids Fund" was formed in memory of Roger A. Cota, past President and mentor to many in the Rabbit Community. Funds are available to support Youth wishing to attend yearly ARBA Conventions and participate in competitions.
ARTICLE X: COMMITTEES
SECTION 9: Scholarship Fund/Rogerís Kids Fund Committee.
Application Page 1 (pdf)
Application Page 1 (.doc)
Application Page 2 (pdf)
Application Page 2 (.doc)
CHAIRPERSON: Kaitlyn Smith
The Youth Committee was formed to support our youth breeders with the hopes of continuing their interest through adulthood. The committee sponsors contests and fun events throughout the show season. These events are meant to test rabbit knowledge
and provide additional support to those wishing to compete in State Teams for the honor of ARBA King, Queen, Duke, Dutchess, Prince, Princess, Lord and Lady or at the National level at ARBA Convention.
Youth who are interested in participating in ARBA Royalty, Education or Individual Contests, please visit the ARBA Youth Page at https://arba.net/youth-contests/. Any youth interested in participating on a NYS Contest Team please contact Kaitlyn Smith.
2017 NYR&CBA Youth Royalty Contest Results:
2016 YOUTH ROYALTY CONTEST RESULTS
2016 King: Christopher Roman , 1st Runner Up: Nathaniel Edwards, 2nd Runner Up: Kenny Marion
2016 Queen: Melanie Lyons, 1st Runner Up: Liz Frey, 2nd Runner Up: Devin Larwence
2016 Duke: Brandan Weiss, 1st Runner Up: Casey Roman
2016 Duchess: Rebecca Coombe
2016 Prince: Alexander Uciechowski, 1st Runner Up: Benjamin Mills, 2nd Runner Up: William Mills
2016 Princess: Kinsey Witherow, 1st Runner Up: Amelia Edwards, 2nd Runner Up: Mallory Mills
2016 Sr Skillaton Champion: Grace Gibb
2016 Intermediate Skillaton Champion: Catherian Clark, 1st Runner Up: Julia Tonkinson
2016 Sr Management Champion: Rebecca Coombe, 1st Runner Up: Devin Larwence
2016 Education Contest Best In Show: Brandan Weiss
2016 Jr Management Champion: Emma Early, 1st Runner Up: Alex Uciechowski, 2nd Runner Up: Brandan Weiss
Congratulations to all and thank you for participating! Hope to see you next year!
Chaz and Owen - TARBA Show 2013 - Melanie Lyons
NY STATE COMPETITIONS
2012 Team Results * 2011 Team Results * 2008 Team Results
2013 TARBA Show - Youth Activity Results