Colorado Section of SRM to Award $4,500 in Scholarships and Grants

New for 2021 – Colorado Rangelands “Passion Project” Grant Program

[COLORADO, March 16, 2021] — The Colorado Section of the Society for Range Management is proud to announce it will be providing three scholarships in 2021-2022. The awards include two academic scholarships and one newly created grant.

By offering scholarships to students, ranchers, and other career professionals, CSSRM hopes to expand awareness of rangelands, celebrate the diversity of the people involved in rangeland conservation and management, and further the goals of sustainable use and protection. Each scholarship awarded will provide the winner with $1,500 to pursue an academic or professional goal within the field of rangeland management.

CSSRM is now accepting applications and Submissions are due May 28, 2021.

Winners will be announced on June 15, 2021.

For further information on how to apply, please visit: www.cssrm.org/scholarships or contact Sara Koeppel at cssrm.scholarships@gmail.com


CSSRM is a professional society dedicated to supporting persons who work with rangelands and have a commitment to their sustainable use. Rangelands are about 50% of terrestrial lands on earth, and provide ecosystem services and wildlife habitat, protect watershed health, and support livelihoods. The Society for Range Management is dedicated to the conservation and sustainable management of rangelands for the benefit of current societies and for future generations. Our members are land managers, scientists, educators, students, producers, and conservationists—a diverse membership guided by a professional code of ethics and unified by a strong land ethic. To find out more about CSSRM, visit www.cssrm.org.

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Colorado Section Society for Range Management “Promoting and enhancing the stewardship of rangelands to meet human needs based on science and sound policy” Learn more online at https://www.cssrm.org/

By Brian Allmer - The BARN

Brian Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.