​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Scholarship Opportunities Available for Students Studying Agriculture

There is no shortage of money for students with a desire to pursue a degree in agriculture. Agriculture is more than just farming or ranching careers include agricultural engineering, plant sciences, food sciences, agribusiness, animal sciences, forestry and natural resources, entomology, agricultural education and agricultural communication. If you're interested in pursuing a career in this vital industry, check out the various scholarship opportunities for students.

Accelerating a Generation Syngenta Scholarship - Application deadline January 15, 2020. 

Ag Scholarships​ (Brownfield)

American Floral Endowment (AFE) Scholarship

American Soybean Alliance Scholarship​

Annie's Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship 

Cargill Global Scholars Program 2019-20 Launch - Application due March 5, 2020.

Centered Riding Instructor Diversity Scholarship - Application due November 1, 2020.

Center of Excellence Scholarship sponsored by Midwest Poultry Consortium

Colvin Scholarship Foundation and Certified Angus Beef LLC

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program through the U.S. Department of State - Application due November 19, 2019.

Dairy Farmers of America Mideast Area Scholarship - Application due June 5, 2020.

Daughters of American Agriculture Scholarships​

Farm Credit Mid-America 2020 Scholarship - Application due December 31, 2020.

The Garden Club of America 2020 Scholarships - varying application due dates.  Check flyer for details.

General Mills Feeding Better Futures Scholars Program

IAA Foundation

IPSA Independent Professional Seed Association 2019 - Application due March 31, 2019.

John Deere Scholarship - Application due January 10, 2020.

Katharine M. Grosscup Scholarship in Horticulture​

Kentucky Horse Council - Equine Scholarship - Application due August 10, 2019.

Lallemand Animal Nutrition Forward Scholarship - Application due August 7, 2020.

Lois Britt Memorial Pork Industry Scholarship - Application due January 4, 2019.

Mid America CropLife Association - 2020 Young Leadership Scholarship Program - Application due by noon, January 16, 2020.


National Corn Growers/BASF Corporation Scholarship - Application due December 1, 2019.

National FFA Scholarships for members and Non members​

True Leaf Market $1,000 Agricultural Science Award 

USDA Scholarship Programs

Western Reserve Herb Society - National Horticulture Award for 2020-2021 - Application due February 28, 2020.


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