A total of $56,158 was awarded in 2016-2017. This represented 34% of the total requested ($163,663). Of the total amount awarded, $26,710 or 48% funded competitive events and $29,448 or 52% funded non-competitive events.

SemesterOrganizationDepartmentAdvisorEvent Type# of StudentsEvent LocationAmt RequestedAmt Awarded% FundedAmt Used
Summer 2016 Weed Science Team Plant Science Dwight Lingenfelter/Bill Curran Competitive 4 Blacksburg, VA $980 $550 56% $550
Summer 2016 Dairy Science Club Animal Science Dale Olver Non-Competitive 10 Salt Lake City, UT $8,550 $2,000 23% $2,000
Fall 2016 Fall Poultry Judging Animal Science Phillip Clauer Competitive 4 Fayetteville, AR $2,575 $1,545 60% $1,545
Fall 2016 Penn State Livestock Judging Animal Science Benjamin Williamson Competitive 6 Kansas City, MO $4,360 $2,616 60% $2,616
Fall 2016 Soil Judging Team ESM Patrick Drohan Competitive 13 University Park, PA $880 $880 100% $880
Fall 2016 Penn State Horse Judging Team Animal Science Brian Egan Competitive 5 Oklahoma City, OK $4,710 $2,826 60% $2,826
Fall 2016 Dairy Cattle Judging Animal Science Dale Olver Competitive 4 Madison, WI $2,085 $1,251 60% $1,251
Fall 2016 Delta Theta Sigma Fraternity N/A N/A (President - Simon Itle) Non-Competitive 12 River Falls, WI $3,764 $1,694 45% $1,694
Fall 2016 Collegiate FFA AESE John Ewing Non-Competitive 7 West Springfield, MA $874 $874 100% $874
Fall 2016 Collegiate FFA AESE John Ewing Non-Competitive 11 Indianapolis, IN $3,076 $1,384 45% $1,384
Fall 2016 Collegiate Farm Bureau Animal Science Ann Swinker / Ron Hoover Non-Competitive 4 Hershey, PA $248 $248 100% $113
Fall 2016 Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge Animal Science Lisa Holden Non-Competitive 5 Glens Falls, NY $853 $853 100% $725
Spring 2017 Horticulture Club Plant Science Martin McGann Competitive 25 Provo, UT $33,556 $5,000 15% $5,000
Spring 2017 Penn State Dairy Challenge Team Animal Science Lisa Holden Competitive 6 Visalia, CA $3,209 $1,500 47% $1,500
Spring 2017 Poultry Judging Team Animal Science Phillip Clauer Competitive 4 Baton Rouge, LA $3,257 $2,500 77% $2,500
Spring 2017 Agronomy Club Plant Science Mavin Hall Competitive 8 Roanoke, VA $1,730 $642 37% $642
Spring 2017 Block & Bridle/Dairy Science Animal Science Dale Olver/Dan Kniffen Competitive 32 Warwick, RI $10,429 $4,400 42% $4,400
Spring 2017 Penn State Livestock Judging Animal Science Ben Williamson Competitive 8 Houston, TX $6,220 $3,000 48% $3,000
Spring 2017 Sigma Alpha Sorority n/a Patricia Hunt Non-Competitive 2 Washington, D.C. $487 $270 55% $241
Spring 2017 Poultry Science Club Animal Science Phillip Clauer Non-Competitive 16 Atlanta, GA $5,733 $2,000 35% $2,000
Spring 2017 MANRRS Multicultural Derek James Non-Competitive 19 Pittsburgh, PA $10,134 $1,900 19% $1,900
Spring 2017 Penn State Collegiate Cattlewomen Animal Science Daniel Kniffen Non-Competitive 9 Nashville, TN $20,786 $3,500 17% $3,500
Spring 2017 TeachAg Society AESE Daniel Foster Non-Competitive 15 Wisconsin $14,625 $4,000 27% $1,927
Spring 2017 Dairy Science Club Animal Science Dale Olver/Chad Dechow Non-Competitive 40 Zurich, Switzerland $4,638 $4,638 100% $4,638
Spring 2017 Pre-Vet Club VBSC Robert Van Saun Non-Competitive 38 North Carolina $13,070 $4,750 36% $4,750
Spring 2017 Collegiate Farm Bureau Animal Science Ron Hoover Non-Competitive 2 Harrisburg, PA $79 $79 100% $79
Spring 2017 Penn State Block and Bridle Animal Science Daniel Kniffen Non-Competitive 6 Washington, D.C. $2,598 $1,100 42% $1,100
Spring 2017 Collegiate Farm Bureau Ron Hoover Non-Competitive Washington, D.C. $158 $158 100% $158
Totals $163,663 $ 56,158 34% $ 53,793

Submitted by Dan Azzara
Chair Student Activities Committee
2016-2017