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Youth

Congratulations to the
Recipients of the 2023 Roger’s Kids Fund Grant, used to attend the ARBA Convention in Louisville, KY

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Click here to apply for the
NYR&CBA YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP


** Youth Scholarship Applicants**
Be sure to send your
Designated High School Official
the link to this Online Reference Form
with instructions to complete it by 8/31:

https://nyrcba.com/youth/reference/

A confirmation email will be sent to confirm receipt of your application.  If you have not received a confirmation email within 3 business days, please contact Jack Bailey at bailey.jackarin@yahoo.com
Click here to apply online for the
Roger Kids Fund Grant


**Both Youth and a Parent/Guardian
will need to complete
this application TOGEHTER**




A confirmation email will be sent to confirm receipt of your application.  If you have not received a confirmation email within 3 business days, please contact Jack Bailey at bailey.jackarin@yahoo.com
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2023 NYRCBA YOUTH
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT
CARLY L.
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2023 NYRCBA YOUTH
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT
CLAIRA C.
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2023 NY STATE YOUTH COMPETITION WINNERS
2023 Queen Emily J.
1st Runner Up Claira C.
2nd Runner Up Kylie E.
3rd Runner Up Katelyn V.
4th Runner Up Michellyn S.


2023 Duke Landon O.

2023 Duchess Emily R.
1st Runner Up Maria C.
2nd Runner Up Rozlyn C.
3rd Runner Up Elizabeth Z.


2023 Princess Lucy C.
2023 Lord Oliver C.
2023 Lady Philippa C.


Sr. Management Winner- Emily J.
Jr. Management Winner- Rozlyn C.

Educational Display Contest Best-in-Show 2023 is Emily J. with her “Rabbit Show Survival Kit Display”

CONGRATULATIONS to all winners & participants!
Hope to see you again in 2024!!!
Memories! TARBA Show 2013 -(Left) Chaz Hardin with Owen (Right) Melanie L.
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YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

CHAIRPERSON: Jack Baileybailey.jackarin@yahoo.com

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 an NYR&CBA affiliated 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.


Click here to ELECTRONICALLY apply for the NYR&CBA YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP

** CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION **

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 CLICK HERE
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ROGER KIDS FUND

Click here to apply online for the
Roger Kids Fund Grant

CHAIRPERSON: Jack Bailey – bailey.jackarin@yahoo.com

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/Roger’s Kids Fund Committee.

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Click Here for a Printable Copy of
PAGE 1 of the Roger Kids Fund Grant Application (pdf)

To be considered a complete application, you MUST be sure to SUBMIT
ALL information required on PAGE 1: SECTION C – Especially ITEMS 1, 2 and 3

Click Here for a Printable Copy of PAGE 2

of the Roger Kids Fund Grant Application (pdf)
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YOUTH COMMITTEE

CHAIRPERSON: Karen Coombe – KCoombe86@hvc.rr.com

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 Karen Coombe.