|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.
2019 YOUTH ROYALTY CONTESTS ENTRY FORMS
FOR COMPETITIONS DURING STATE CONVENTION OCT. 5TH, 6TH 2019
Royalty Contest MUST send in their application to the Youth Chairman no later than September 7, 2019 by 11:59 pm in order to participate in the contest.
FORMS ALSO AVAILABLE IN THE STATE CONVENTION SHOW CATALOG
2018 NYR&CBA Youth Royalty Contest Results:
(Left) Chaz and Owen - TARBA Show 2013 (Right) Melanie Lyons
NY STATE COMPETITIONS
2012 Team Results * 2011 Team Results * 2008 Team Results
2013 TARBA Show - Youth Activity Results