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Scholarships: Williamson Scholarship for Excellence in Agriculture

Title

Williamson Scholarship for Excellence in Agriculture

Name

Williamson

Contact Name

Sherre Meyer

Phone

765-494-8470

E-mail

meyer10@purdue.edu

Office

Agricultural Administration Building, Room 121

Comments

 
 

Deadline

 

Eligible Applicants

Incoming College of Agriculture freshmen awarded Scholarships of Academic Excellence scholarship and have a 3.5 high school GPA or higher.  The Scholarship Coordinator will contact those eligible students regarding submission of an essay and application packet.

Selection Criteria

  1. Involvement in national, state or local FFA, 4-H, academic activities, athletic activities and/or community service with 3-4 years of consistent participation
  2. Academic merit with a core GPA of 3.5 of 4.0 that Purdue University will calculate

Amount

$5,000.00

Amount Details

$5,000.00 for freshman year, renewable for three additional years. Worth up to $20,000.

Number of Awards

One new Williamson Scholar is named every year.

Application Information

College of Agriculture Scholarship Application available online on the College of Agriculture Scholarship website.  Essay submission – "What are the two most important values you demonstrate as a leader?" Give an example of a time when you played a leadership role in an association, club, team or other activity or project. Describe how you demonstrated that you have leadership ability, and how people responded to your leadership.

Essay

Yes

Sponsor

Mauri Williamson
 

Department

College of Agriculture

Incoming Freshmen

Yes

order

 

Attachments

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Last modified at 6/18/2015 4:25 PM by Kennedy, Suzanne R