CANADIAN JUNIOR GELBVIEH ASSOCIATION
JUNIOR GELBVIEH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
All eligible juniors are encouraged to apply for the annual $500 Scholarship. Please complete the Scholarship Application Form and include a one page essay describing your involvement in the Gelbvieh breed.
The deadline to apply is July 15th of the current calendar year.
HIGH POINT JUNIOR PROGRAM
Canadian Gelbvieh Association offers a High Point Junior Award. The submission deadline is October 15th of each year. Please submit your point forms etc. to the CGA office before this date.
Two $500 Gift Certificates are awarded annually. One for Open Junior, and one for 4-H members. These gift certificates go towards the purchase of a Gelbvieh animal and are presented at the CGA's Annual General Meeting in November.
Winners will be notified on or before November 1st so they will have the opportunity to purchase a Gelbvieh animal at one of the approved Gelbvieh sales:
- GAA/BC Wish List Sale
- Man-Sask Agribition Gelbvieh Sale, in Regina, Saskatchewan
- Man-Sask Fall Classic Sale
Two- $1000 sale credits to the 2019 Wish List sale happening December 6 & 7 in Red Deer, AB will be given away to two lucky young Gelbvieh enthusiasts! To be entered- juniors aged 21 and under- are asked to take a photo of themselves showing their Gelbvieh or Gelbvieh influenced projects at any junior or 4-H shows they attend in Canada. Entries can then be sent to Jessica at Jessica.firstname.lastname@example.org or texted to (780) 297-2352. Multiple entries for multiple projects or multiple shows attended are permitted. For a full list of rules and details, contact Jessica or visit Gelbvieh Association of AB/BC on Facebook. Thank you to our junior incentive project sponsors: Jonus Cattle Co, Jen-Ty Gelbvieh, BNH Livestock, Jace Cattle Co, Limestone Stock Farms, Pearson Farms, Twin Bridge Farms, and the Gelbvieh Association of AB/BC.
National Junior Show
Each year, Junior Gelbvieh breeders from across Canada are invited to participate in:
- Individual and Team Judging
- Photography Competition
The Photography competition at the National Junior Show is open to all participants.
Photos must depict the purebred or commercial Gelbvieh industry, and can be in colour or black and white.
Points are awarded on clarity, quality, originality and relationship to the Gelbvieh industry.
- Team Marketing Competition
- National Junior Show Pictures
Avary Hickman winning the Grand Champion senior aggregate buckle. Amber Spray won the junior aggregate buckle.
Amber Sprays entry into the photography competition
You must be a member of the Canadian Junior Gelbvieh Association to participate.