The National FFA Scholarship Program opens today. Students can apply for several scholarships through the web portal at FFA.org. Students do not need to be members of FFA to apply; some scholarships are open to members and non-members. Get the details at FFA.org. Deadline to apply is Feb. 1, 2015.
The Renewable Fuels Association (RFA) and the Renewable Fuels Foundation (RFF) are partnering to offer interested students the opportunity to attend the 20th anniversary of the National Ethanol Conference in Grapevine, Texas, on Feb. 18–20, 2015. This year’s National Ethanol Conference, titled “Going Global,” will offer college students a chance to hear from key industry leaders… Read more »
The Colvin Scholarship Fund has grown to award higher cash amounts to deserving students. Offered by the Certified Angus Beef ® (CAB®) brand, the annual awards recognize Louis M. “Mick” Colvin’s dedication to making dreams a reality and inspiring others to be their best. After Colvin retired as executive director in 1999, the brand established… Read more »
Nov. 3 Missouri Pork internship deadline Nov. 14 GFAI scholarship deadline Nov. 15 FFA scholarship application period opens. Visit FFA.org for details. Nov. 20 SOY scholarship deadline
The Ohio Soybean Council Foundation has $36,000 in scholarships available to graduates and undergraduates. The deadline to apply for all scholarships is January 16, 2015. Undergraduate scholarships Undergraduate scholarships include six general scholarships of up to $3,000 each, which will be awarded to students pursuing an eligible major. One undergraduate student pursuing agricultural business or… Read more »
The deadline for a $30,000 VFW scholarship is fast approaching. The Voice of Democracy audio-essay scholarship is available to high school students. Home school or home study students are also eligible. The first-place winner receives a $30,000 scholarship. Other national winners receive $1,000-$16,000. First-place winners from each state are also flown to Washington D.C., courtesy… Read more »
Agriculture Future of America offers several scholarships to qualified students. Though the application date is next year – applications are due by March 20, 2015 – it is never too early to apply. Community scholarships These $3,200 scholarships are awarded through community partnerships in Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska and Oklahoma. Click here… Read more »
The Grain and Feed Association of Illinois (GFAI) has a few scholarship opportunities for college students in Illinois. Deadline to apply for scholarships listed below is Nov. 14, 2014. You can get more details about the scholarships in the video. Industry Immersion scholarship This $4,500 scholarship is available to sophomores or juniors at accredited Illinois… Read more »
Five scholarships for $1,000 each are available through a partnership between the National Corn Growers Association and BASF Corporation. Scholarships will be awarded to qualifying undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in an agriculture-related field during the 2015-16 school year. Applications are due by Dec. 12, 2014. Applicants for the NCGA William C. Berg… Read more »
Missouri Pork Association has three internships for spring, summer and fall 2015. Deadline to apply is Nov. 3, 2014. Eligible students must have a 2.5 cumulative GPA, advisor’s consent and junior standing. Full details, and an application, are available at MoPork.com.