Youth Purchase Credit

2021 Ray Garness Memorial Youth Scholarship winners Kelsi Clements and Abby Culver



2023 information:

We will be selecting from the applications we receive, a youth/s to receive a credit towards the purchase of ewe/s at our sale. Offered to youth ages 8 to 16 years old. We are offering one $500 credit for 2023.

Apply with an essay of your goals and dreams for your sheep production operation, what facilities and pasture you will have access to for running your sheep. Tell us about who will be mentoring you in your operation, or if you need us to help find a mentor for you. Tell us about any 4-H or FAA activities you will use your sheep for. You will need access to an email account so we can put you on the SDSU Sheep Extension e-mail list to receive their e-mails. Include a photo of yourself along with telephone number, address and e-mail. . Youth may only win this credit once. Youth will be awarded the day of the sale, and be recognized at the banquet. Entries must be postmarked no later than August 1, 2023.  Please mail them to:

Newell Ram Sale
Micole Braun
15156 SD Hwy 79
Newell, SD 57760

The members of the Ram Sale Committee will review the applications and select a winner or winners to be notified by September 1st, 2023.