NCGA, BASF scholarships available

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 offers internships

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.

Apply today for Wisconsin Pork Scholarships

High school seniors and college students who want to work in the swine industry can apply for scholarships through the Wisconsin Pork Association. Deadline to apply is Dec. 10, 2014. Applications are available by calling the Wisconsin Pork Association at 608-723-7551 or via e-mail at mmasters@wppa.org. Applications can also be downloaded at www.wppa.org. Wisconsin Pork Association Scholarship… Read more »

Coca-Cola taking 2015 scholarship applications

Students can now apply for 2015 Coca-Cola Foundation Scholarships. Scholarships are available for students at two- and four-year colleges. Deadline to apply is October 31, 2014. Applicants must be: Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States (or select DoD schools). U.S. Citizens; U.S. Nationals; U.S. Permanent Residents; Refugees; Asylees; Cuban-Haitian… Read more »

SOY ag scholarship available

High school seniors have until Nov. 20, 2014, to apply for a $5,000 scholarships through Secure Optimal Yield (SOY). The one-time scholarship is available to students who plan to pursue an ag degree. The scholarship recipient must maintain academic success and be in good standing with the college or university. Full details – and an… Read more »

Apply online for National DHIA scholarship

College students associated with the National Dairy Herd Information Association may be eligible for one of several $750 scholarships available this year. Full-time incoming and continuing students at technical and two-year and four-year colleges/universities are eligible to apply. Scholarships are awarded on academic achievement, leadership, community activities and work experience. Knowledge of DHIA and response to application questions… Read more »

Nebraska farm kids eligible for scholarship contest

Nebraska farm kids can win a college savings plan scholarship of up to $2,500 by entering the fourth annual “NEST on the Farm” scholarship contest. NEST stands for Nebraska Educational Savings Trust, which administers Nebraska’s 529 College Savings Plans. The scholarship contest is open to children and teens ages seven to 13 who live on… Read more »

OSCF scholarship recipients announced

The Ohio Soybean Council Foundation (OSCF) has named scholarship recipients for the 2014-2015 academic year. The $3,000 undergraduate scholarship recipients include Jordan Bonham of Washington Court House, Sarah Peterson of Sabina, Stacie Seger of Ft. Loramie, Summer McCracken of Anna, Kelly Fager of Wauseon and Emily Limes of Bowling Green. Meghan Bennett of Houston, Ohio… Read more »

Scholarships and internships for April and May 2014

Below are links to posts about scholarships available to ag students. April April 1 UPI member scholarships due $1k scholarships available through AgStar April 15 American Agri-Women Fly-In scholarships due Syngenta scholarship essays due National Dairy Shrine scholarship applications due HotelsCheap.org scholarship applications due April 18 Ohio Pork Council scholarship applications due April 30 AICJA… Read more »

National Dairy Shrine scholarship applications due next month

The deadline to apply for National Dairy Shrine scholarships is April 15, 2014. Scholarships include: Two Kildee Graduate Scholarships at $3,000 One Kildee Undergraduate Scholarship at $1,500 Student Recognition Program (1st receives $2,000; 2nd $1,500; 3rd-7th $1,000) Junior Merit Scholarship (1st receives $1,500; 2nd-4th $1,000) Sophomore Merit Scholarship (1st receives $1,500; 2nd-4th $1,000) Milk Marketing… Read more »