Two Boone Central Graduates won $1,000 scholarships through the Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation. Sheldon Beierman graduated this spring and won a $1,000 Retail Value Steer Challenge Scholarship. Eleanor Wagner graduated in 2013 and was awarded the $1,000 Colonel Melvin Huss Memorial Scholarship.
Both recipients are enrolled in the University of Nebraska in Lincoln and major in animal science.
The NCF has awarded $42,500 in scholarships to students furthering their education goals in the 2016-2017 academic year.
All scholarship recipients will be recognized at the Nebraska Cattlemen Midyear Meeting in Broken Bow, Thursday, June 9, during the Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation Lunch.