ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — College sophomores or juniors who
understand the cattle business and have a passion for effective writing could be
the next interns with the world’s leading beef brand.
Certified Angus Beef LLC offers paid positions for those who
will be juniors or seniors during the internships from next summer into spring
2015. Students with a strong writing background majoring in agricultural
journalism or animal science and communications may apply for the 10- to 12-week
summer position or part-time school terms.
Specific dates will be determined to coincide with academic
semesters and all internships are available for college credit. The fall
position may be offered as renewable through spring, but depending on
applicants, a separate spring internship may be offered. Interns can work from
home or from the CAB Supply Development office at 1107 Hylton Heights in
Applications are due by Nov. 25 for the summer 2014 and
school-year 2014-2015 positions. Apply online at
http://corporate.certifiedangusbeef.com/recruiting by submitting a brief cover
letter, resume and three writing samples.
For more information contact Miranda Reiman, CAB assistant
director of industry information, at (308) 784-2294 or
CAB’s Colvin Scholarship Fund will award six or more
scholarships in 2014 totaling at least $20,000. The funds will be split among
five undergraduate scholarships — in the amounts of $5,000, $4,000, $3,000,
$2,000 and $1,000 — and a $5,000 graduate-level scholarship.
College juniors and seniors who have shown commitment to the
beef industry, either through coursework or activities, are encouraged to apply
by the Dec. 6, deadline. Applications are evaluated on involvement, scholastic
achievement, communication skills and reference letters.
The graduate-level scholarship will be awarded to a
full-time master’s or doctorate student conducting research related to
high-quality beef production. Applications for that award are due Jan.
For more details, interested students should go online or
contact Trudi Hoyle of CAB at (800) 225-2333 or firstname.lastname@example.org.