Madras student earns irrigation scholarship
The Idaho Irrigation Equipment Association is pleased to announce that Jared Holliday, son of Brad and Lisa Holliday, of Madras, has received a $600 scholarship to pursue his degree in legal studies at Grand Canyon University.
Holliday's scholarship was donated by profits from the Idaho Irrigation Equipment Show & Conference. Jain Irrigation sponsored Holliday.
For the 2019-2020 school year, the IIEA has awarded $21,000 in scholarships to 35 students. The IIEA has awarded 767 scholarships totaling $466,500 since 1980.
The IIEA's Scholarship Program received the Idaho Governor's Award for Excellence in Agriculture in the Education/Advocacy category at the 2012 Larry Branen Idaho Ag Summit.
Scholarships are donated by IIEA Members and profits from the Idaho Irrigation Equipment Show & Conference.
The IIEA was established in 1971 and membership consists of more than 120 separate entities, including wholesale suppliers, retail dealers, equipment manufacturers, and public utilities engaged in serving Idaho's agricultural and landscape irrigation equipment needs.
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