The Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation announces New 2015 Awards
April 2, 2015 Bob Johnson, President of the Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation announced that, "An increased number of Wisconsin State Fair junior exhibitors will benefit from the 2015 Governor’s Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction."
The Blue Ribbon Sale of Champions Foundation will sponsor and pay $100 to the top exhibitor in each Showmanship age division and alsowill sponsor and pay $100 to the exhibitor of Reserve Champion breed animal not sold in the auction. Junior exhibitors will receive checks in the mail after the Fair. All recipients of the Showmanship and Reserve awards will be listed on the Governor's Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction website.
The 2015 scholarship awards have increased to $15,000. Fifteen of Wisconsin’s best youth will be the recipients of two $2,000 scholarships, three $1,500 scholarships, three $1,000 scholarships and seven $500 scholarships. All of the recipients will be on-stage on Wednesday, August 12th , before the auction begins, to be recognized for their achievement.
Stay connected to Governor's Blue Ribbon Livestock Auction on Facebook. We will be posting the auction results as they happen to let you know which junior exhibitor is selling, the buyer(s), and final bid of each animal.