​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Scholarship Opportunities Available for Students Studying Agricultural Majors at Purdue University

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.

Ag Scholarships​ (Brownfield)

American Floral Endowment (AFE) Scholarship

American Soybean Alliance Scholarship​

Annie's Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship 

Cargill Global Scholars Program 2020-2021 Launch - Application due March 4, 2021.

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

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

Daughters of American Agriculture Scholarships​

Farm Credit Mid-America Scholars 2021 - 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

John Deere Scholarship - Application due January 10, 2020.

Katharine M. Grosscup Scholarship in Horticulture​

Lallemand Animal Nutrition Forward Scholarship Applications for Undergrad | Masters | DVM | PhD. - Application due September 30, 2021

Mid America CropLife Association - 2021 Young Leadership Scholarship Program - Application due by noon, January 31, 2022.


National Alliance of Independent Crop Consultants (NAICC) - Foundation for Environmental Agriculture Education Scholarships - Application due by December 1, 2021.

National Cattlemen's Foundation - CME Group Beef Industry Scholarship - Application due Novemeber 13, 2020.

National Corn Growers/BASF Corporation Scholarship - Application due December 4, 2020.

National FFA Scholarships for members and Non members​

National Society Descendants of American Farmers Scholarship - Application due August 1, 2021.

The 2021 Accelerating a Generation Syngenta Scholarship - You are welcome to reach out to Pam Caraway at Pam.Caraway@syngenta.com for more details.

The Illinois Landscape Contractors Association Scholarship 

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, 2021.


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