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International Livestock Congress Student Fellowships

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 International Livestock Congress Student Fellowships.  The International Livestock Congress (ILC), hosted by the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, is a unique global event that brings leaders from the livestock and meat industries together to discuss issues of international importance that affect the future of animal agriculture. The theme of the 2019 ILC will be Change is Here! Can the Livestock and Meat Industry Adapt or Influence?

To enhance the educational experiences of college students and strengthen the leaders of tomorrow’s livestock and meat industries, the ILC awards travel fellowships annually to senior-level undergraduates and graduate students currently enrolled in accredited colleges or universities.

Fellowships include: ILC registration, airfare, ground transportation, hotel, and scheduled meals. The fellowship runs through February 26-March 1 and will be held at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in Houston Texas. 

Applications are due online by December 3