NEW MEXICO DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

MSC 3189, P.O. Box 30005
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8005
(505) 646-3007

http://nmdaweb.nmsu.edu

NEWS RELEASE

February 7, 2001 Contact: Olivia Carrasco, Public Relations Specialist
For Immediate Release Ricardo Rel, Special Assistant to the Director
Office: (505) 646-2804

 

DUBOIS RODEO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM IS NOW ON-LINE

Las Cruces, NM - Secretary of Agriculture Frank A. DuBois is proud to announce the new website for the DuBois Rodeo Scholarship program. "The website will provide easier access to specific information about the rodeo scholarship for those interested in applying or making a contribution," says DuBois. To access the DuBois Rodeo Scholarship website, logon to http://www.nmsu.edu/~duboisrodeo.

The website features background information about the founder. It also contains a list of New Mexico State University rodeo champions dating back to 1949. Students may obtain the scholarship application on-line. Contribution forms are also available on the website. DuBois adds, "We’ve had a good response from people who support rodeo athletics and it gives me great pleasure to know that our NMSU rodeo athletes will finally get the financial support that is long overdue."

For more information on the DuBois Rodeo Scholarship program, contact

Frank A. DuBois at (505) 646-5063 or by e-mail at Rodeo@nmda-bubba.nmsu.edu. You may also visit our website at http://nmdaweb.nmsu.edu and click on "DuBois Rodeo Scholarship" to link directly to the new website.

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