Extemporaneous Essay, Short Course Quiz & Livestock Judging Rules

Extemporaneous Essay Contest Rules

Each exhibitor will be given a topic for their essay as they enter the Essay Contest room.

The topic will be one on which the exhibitor will be familiar.

Paper, pencils, erasers and dictionaries are supplied.

Electronic devices are not permitted in the Essay Contest room.

Only exhibitors and Autobahn Youth Tour personnel are allowed in the Essay Contest area.

Essay Length: There is no requirement on the length of the essay or number of words.

Scholarship Eligibility: Scholarship money will be awarded to the 1st – 5th places in each age division.

Short Course Quiz Rules

Each exhibitor will be given a quiz upon entering the Quiz Contest area.

Only exhibitors and Autobahn Youth Tour personnel are allowed in the Quiz Contest area.

Quiz Questions: Questions cover a wide range of topics from math to geography. Quiz questions are true/false or multiple choice. The tie breaker questions are fill in the blank.

Scholarship Eligibility: Scholarships will be awarded to the 1st – 5th places in each age division.

Livestock Judging Contest Rules

Exhibitors will judge four classes of Texas Longhorn cattle with four animals in each class.

There will be one class each of Junior Females, Senior Females, Bulls and Steers.

Exhibitors will be required to rank animals from 1st – 4th places in the four classes.

The Judging Contest area will be closed to everyone, except exhibitors and Autobahn Youth Tour personnel.

Scoring: The Hormel Livestock Judging Scoring System is used to score the contest.

Scholarship Eligibility: Scholarship money will be awarded to 1st – 3rd places in each age division.

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