College Scholarships for Careers in Agriculture

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  • Offered by
    American Society for Enology and Viticulture
    P.O. Box 1855
    Davis, CA 95617-1855
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in or accepted into a full-time accredited four-year university program, must reside in North America (Canada, Mexico or the U.S.) and must be at least juniors for the upcoming academic year. Undergraduate students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and graduate students must have a minimum 3.2 GPA. Applicants must be enrolled in a major or in a graduate group concentrating on enology or viticulture or in a curriculum with a focus on a science basic to the wine and grape industry. The application, transcripts and two letters of recommendation are required.
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Deadline
March 15
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$1,000-$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Atlantic Salmon Federation
    P.O. Box 807
    Calais, ME 04619-0807
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be studying or actively engaged in salmon management or research. The award is open to U.S. and Canadian applicants.
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May 31
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$2,000
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  • Offered by
    Horticultural Research Institute
    1200 G Street NW
    Suite 800
    Washington, DC 20005
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a landscaping or horticultural program at a two- or four-year accredited institution and be residents of Maryland, Virginia or West Virginia.
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February 1
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$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Association of California Water Agencies
    910 K Street
    Suite 100
    Sacramento, CA 95814
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be California residents who are rising juniors or seniors at a participating postsecondary institution located in California. They must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in a water resources-related subject and be full-time students enrolled for the entirety of the upcoming school year. Selection is based on professional commitment to the water resources field, academic achievement and financial need.
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April 30
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$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Wisconsin Agri-Service Association Inc.
    6000 Gisholt Drive
    Suite 208
    Madison, WI 53713
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Wisconsin residents who have completed at least one year of undergraduate study at a Wisconsin postsecondary institution. They must be enrolled in or plan to pursue a career in an agriculture-related subject and must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher. Preference is given to the children of WASA members and the children of WASA company employees. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership skills and financial need.
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February 1
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$1,000
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  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants may be from Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Ohio, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 13
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$500
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June 1
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$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement
    Winner's Circle Scholarships
    c/o SGI
    30805 595th Avenue
    Cambridge, IA 50046
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Iowa residents who are active in 4-H or Future Farmers of America (FFA). They must be planning to attend an Iowa postsecondary institution full-time at the undergraduate level beginning in the fall of the application year. They must have experience in swine projects and activities. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to work in the pork industry after graduation. Selection is based on academic merit, awards and recognitions, agricultural projects and professional plans.
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January 10
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  • Offered by
    Society for Range Management (SRM)
    10030 W. 27th Avenue
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80215-6601
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be sponsored by a member of the Society for Range Management (SRM), the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) or the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS). Applicants must also submit an application form, transcript, SAT or ACT scores and two letters of reference.
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Deadline
April 15
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$1,000
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April 18
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Dairy Promotion and Research Board
    c/o Jolene Griffin
    Dairy Management Inc.
    10255 West Higgins Road, Suite 900
    Rosemont, IL 60018
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors. They must be majoring in a subject that emphasizes dairy (such as agriculture education, business, communications, economics, food science, journalism, marketing or public relations). Applicants must plan to pursue a career in the dairy industry. Selection is based on stated career goals, academic excellence, dairy-related coursework completed, leadership and integrity.
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  • Offered by
    New York State Association of Agricultural Fairs

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  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be New York state residents or must attend school in the state of New York and must be high school seniors or current undergraduate students. They must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a degree program that is related to agriculture, fair management or the outdoor amusement business. They must be attending or planning to attend an accredited postsecondary institution and must be active in local fairs. Selection is based on fair participation, leadership, citizenship and essay.
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Deadline
May 31
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$2,000
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March 10
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Up to $1,000
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February 15
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    No
  • Offered by
    Minnesota Turkey Growers Association
    108 Marty Drive
    Buffalo, MN 55313
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Minnesota residents. They must be enrolled in or planning to enroll in a postsecondary educational program that provides adequate preparation for a career in the turkey or poultry industry. Preference will be given to applicants who have not won the award previously, members of the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA), family members of MTGA members and employees of MTGA members. Selection is based on academic merit, extracurricular activities and demonstrated interest in the poultry industry.
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Deadline
November 1
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$3,000
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May 1
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$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Iowa Foundation for Agricultural Advancement
    Winner's Circle Scholarships
    c/o SGI
    30805 595th Avenue
    Cambridge, IA 50046
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be rising undergraduate freshmen at an Iowa postsecondary institution. They must have experience in beef projects and activities. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate an interest in continuing an involvement in the beef cattle industry after graduation from college. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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