How it Works
- Up to two Dairy Ambassadors will be selected.
- Dairy Ambassadors will be representing North Dakota dairy farmers.
- This is a one-year program, running from March 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020.
- Ambassadors will receive a $75 per diem for each day they are out participating in events.
- Ambassadors are eligible for a $1,000 scholarship.
- Applicant must submit completed application materials by February 15, 2019 through the online form below.
- Selected applicants will be invited to interview.
- Applicant must be enrolled full-time in a North Dakota post-secondary school for the duration of the appointment.
- Applicant must provide their own transportation. Reimbursement for travel expenses (mileage and hotel) will be provided for all approved events.
- Applicant must communicate effectively through email, text messaging and in-person.
- Applicant must have a passion for dairy.
The following are some, but not all, of the events that selected Dairy Ambassadors will be participating in.
Dairy Experience Forum, July 2020
North Dakota State Fair and Dairy Show, July 17-25 2020
Big Iron Farm Show, September 2020
Midwest Dairy Division Meeting, November 2020
Ag in the Classroom – Bismarck, February 11-12, 2020
Ag in the Classroom – Fargo, February 24-28, 2020
Ag in the Classroom – Lisbon, March 2020
North Dakota Winter Show, March 2-6, 2020
Dairy Farm Open House, June 2020
Dr. Dawn’s Dairy Day, June 2020
Red River Valley Fairy, July 7-12, 2020
Ag Day at Red River Valley Zoo, August 2020
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