Robert H. Grummer Swine Education Scholarship
Dr. Robert H. Grummer is emeritus professor of the the Meat and Animal Sciences Department of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. Dr. Grummer was born in Luzerne, Iowa and attended Iowa State University earning his BS degree in Animal Nutrition in 1939. His MS. and Ph.D. degrees were earned and conferred at the UW Madison in 1943 and 1946, respectively. He was chairman of the Meat and Animal Sciences Department for twelve years. For twenty years, he was chairman of the Committee on Schools of Feedmen and became a liaison between the College and the feed industry. Dr. Grummer was the first recipient of the Short Course Outstanding Teaching Award and was a recipient of the Short Course Alumni Outstanding Service Award.
Awarded to CALS undergraduate students majoring in Animal Science with interest in the study of swine with preference given to incoming freshmen. Students must be in good academic standing and demonstrate participation in extra curricular activities.
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