The West Texas Fair & Rodeo is proud to award over $7,750 to students in the Regular Calf Scramble each year. This prize money is used for the purchase of animal projects to be shown at the West Texas Fair & Rodeo the following year. Additionally, the West Texas Fair & Rodeo awards $6,000 in scholarships to ten seniors in the Abilene area. These scholarships are applied to ANY form of higher education - trade schools, junior colleges, and 4-year public or private universities. We are proud of our contribution to the agricultural industry and the life-changing differences offered to our students. Interested in supporting the Calf Scramble program at the West Texas Fair & Rodeo? Call (325) 795-6704 to discuss the opportunities available to YOU as a supporter!
Eligible students MUST reside in one of the following counties: Brown, Callahan, Coke, Coleman, Eastland, Fisher, Jones, Mitchell, Nolan, Runnels, Scurry, Shackelford, Sterling, or Taylor. Entries are to be completed by CEA or AST ONLY and submitted to the WTF&R Office no later than 5:00 PM on August 31, 2023. Minor's Release MUST be completed and submitted with entry form to be considered. No Minor's Release = No Acceptance, No Exceptions. Interested in scrambling at the West Texas Fair & Rodeo? Contact Madeline Holder, firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOLARSHIP Calf Scramble:
Tuition Certificate to first 10 students to catch. Must be a current high school senior with plans to attend a trade school, junior college, or four-year institution. Minimum 12 credit hours/semester required. Scholarship Calf Scramble participants must be on record as participating in the West Texas Fair & Rodeo in previous years.
REGULAR Calf Scramble:
Purchase Certificates to first 10 students to catch. Purchase Certificate to be used for a project to show at 2024 West Texas Fair & Rodeo Livestock Show. Monthly reports required. Open to students aged 13 and up.
PLEASE READ: The 2023 West Texas Fair & Rodeo PRCA Pro Rodeo Performances will be televised on the Cowboy Channel, The Cowboy Channel + App, and the local CW television station. Your signature on the release form constitutes a photo/video release.