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Scholarships: The Robert J. Woods Scholarship

Title

The Robert J. Woods Scholarship

Name

Woods

Contact Name

Sherre Meyer

Phone

765-494-8470

E-mail

meyer10@purdue.edu

Office

Agricultural Administration Building, Room 121

Comments

 
 

Deadline

February 1, 2017

Eligible Applicants

College of Agriculture sophomores who have completed 30 hours (28 graded), have a minimum grade point average of 3.50 (A = 4.00), and all grades above a “C.” Past recipients who have successfully completed their sophomore year may apply for a one-year renewal. Emphasis is placed on majors in the plant sciences and/or agribusiness (Departments of Agricultural Economics, Agronomy, Biochemistry, Botany and Plant Pathology, Entomology and Horticulture), but outstanding students in other disciplines may be considered. A student may receive both an Elsie Gruel Scholarship and the Woods Scholarship.

Selection Criteria

Academic merit

Amount

$2,500.00

Amount Details

$2,500.00 - renewable for one additional year

Number of Awards

2- One annually. At any given time, there should be one sophomore and one junior R.J. Woods Scholar.

Application Information

College of Agriculture Scholarship Application available online on the College of Agriculture Scholarship website.

Essay

No

Sponsor

Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc. in honor of one of its founders, Robert J. Woods.

Department

College of Agriculture

Incoming Freshmen

No

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Attachments

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Last modified at 11/20/2014 3:28 PM by Meyer, Sherrelyn