The Maryland Sheep Breeders Association in conjunction with the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival offer two scholarships, in the amount of $500 each, to students who have been accepted or are in the process of applying for continuing education at a college, university, or technical/vocational school. All academic majors will be considered, but priority will be given to agricultural majors and to those applicants who are members or whose families are members of the Maryland Sheep Breeders Association. Payment will be made upon provision of school acceptance documentation and /or evidence of attendance.

The 2017 winners are Aislinn Latham and Emily Michalski.