Kathryn Russell

Kathryn Russell

2017 Scholarship Recipient - Associate Award (North Carolina)

I am sincerely honored to have been selected as a $1000 recipient of the Targeting Excellence Scholarship. Thank you for your generosity, which has aided in my tuition costs.

I’m majoring in Livestock and Poultry Managament at North Carolina State University, I am very thankful for receiving your thoughtful gift. Because of your scholarship, I will be able to focus more on my agricultural studies than the expenses of college.

Thank you again for your thoughtful and generous gift.

Hometown: Marshville, NC

School: North Carolina State University

Major / Species: Livestock and Poultry Management

Career Goals: After graduating from the Agricultural Institute in the spring of 2018 I will then transfer into North Carolina State University Industrial Animal Science program. Once in the four-year program, I will take the necessary classes required for veterinarian school. After graduating with my Bachelor of Science degree I will apply to North Carolina State University Veterinarian School. If I am accepted into veterinarian school I will pursue being a large animal veterinarian specializing in bovine reproduction. I plan to go back to my hometown in Marshville, North Carolina and start my own large animal clinic.