Welcome

Welcome to the Atlantic National Merit Award website!

You will be able to download an application and send it to the committee all online! Please use this site as a resource. Check out the tips section and please read carefully all of the information. We are looking forward to interviewing you in Timonium this May!



Wednesday, May 6, 2020


Due to the cancellation of the 2020 Atlantic National Show, the Merit Award Scholarship will not be held  this year. We look forward to everyone applying in 2021. 

Friday, April 10, 2020


2020- Atlantic National Merit Award Application Information will be published on May 1st, 2020!  

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

$8,500 in Scholarships Given Out in 2013! Meet the Winners

Congrats to all!


These Angus enthusiasts won the Atlantic National Merit Award Scholarship at the 2013 Atlantic National Super Point Roll of Victory (ROV) Angus Show, May 26 in Timonium, Md. Pictured from left are Bailey Harsh and Will Harsh, both of Radnor, Ohio; Lindsay Upperman, Chambersburg, Pa.; Danielle Foster, Niles, Mich.; Daniel McFarland, Keithville, La.; Michael Cropp, Damascus, Md.; Cory Watt, Iva, S.C.; Paul Hill, presenter; Robert Velisek, Gaithersburg, Md., who also won the Greg Krueger Scholarship; Lauren Grimes, Hillsboro, Ohio; and Betsie Michael and Alan Miller, scholarship committee members. Photo by Shelia Stannard, American Angus Association.

Friday, May 10, 2013

Only 5 Days left to apply for the Merit Award!! 
Don't miss your chance for some extra scholarship money!
If you have any questions please contact ANMeritAward@gmail.com

Monday, March 18, 2013

Essay Topic Posted- Deadline for Applications May 15th 2013!


ESSAY TOPIC:
How has the Angus Industry shaped who you are?  
Please include in the essay: How the skills  you have developed will help you achieve your future career goals

Application and Essay due on May 15th 2013!  The essay includes both questions.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Essay Topic for 2013 Awards

Essay topics will be posted by March 15 2013. Once this is posted you can submit your application anytime between then and May 15th!  We look forward to reading your application and essay!
Best of luck~ The Merit Award Committee

Thursday, October 25, 2012

2012 Atlantic National Merit Award Winners


OVER $14,000 in Scholarships were given out at the 2012 Atlantic National!! Congrats to all of our recipients!

These active junior members received Atlantic National Merit Scholarships at the 2012 Atlantic National Regional Preview Junior Angus Show, May 26 in Timonium, Md. Pictured front row from left are Andrea Foore, Seven Valleys, Pa.; Hannah Grim, Thomasville, Pa.; Gabrielle Glenister, Pulaski, N.Y.; Lindsay Upperman, Chambersburg, Pa., also recipient of the Greg Krueger scholarship; Robert Velisek, Gaithersburg, Md.; Brooke Harward, Richfield, N.C.; Emily Velisek, Gaithersburg, Md.; Betsie Michael, judge; and Andrea Fitzgerald, judge. Pictured back row from left are Bethaney Enos, Cambridge, Ohio; Jordon Mullett, Coshocton, Ohio; Cory Watt, Iva, S.C.; Sarah Wogan, Hebron, Ohio; Patricia Vaassen, Ann Arbor, Mich.; Deedra Suchting, Reisterstown, Md.; Clay Williams, Bishop, Ga.; and Paul Hill. Photo by Shelia Stannard, American Angus Association.