The Williamson County Area Beekeepers Association's mission is to promote beekeeping in Williamson County and surrounding areas. The WCABA mission is also to act on behalf of the beekeepers and the beekeeping industry on issues affecting the interests and the economic viability of the various sectors of the beekeeping industry.

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Youth Education

WCABA Scholarships

The WCABA offers scholarships to youth members to help them learn the time-honored business of beekeeping. They will learn beekeeper best-practices and address the issues of caring for bees and producing honey. The goal is to complete this program with life skills that help them achieve success, continue learning and growing as they move forward! Scholarship awards are given annually “furthering the apiculture sciences.” 

 

This award is presented to school age students living in the area served by WCABA. The award consists of a beehive with bees and beginner’s equipment necessary to get started in the beekeeping project. The recipient will be expected to keep records of activities with dates, pictures, and other pertinent data... 

 

An advisor will be selected or made available to assist and supervise the recipient in good beekeeping practices. Parents are encouraged to join WCABA in support and encouragement of the recipient and the program.

 

To learn more about available scholarships click on the learn more button below. 
Applications must be mailed and received by the Awards Committee by February 10th. Applicants must also attend the February, monthly meeting to be given proper consideration for the scholarship. Meetings are the 4th Tuesday of the month.