Agriculture Scholarships

With the invention of agriculture more than twelve thousand years ago, the human species took a significant step forward in its evolutionary history.

The possibility of obtaining sustenance while settled in one place was highly crucial for the development of communities and modern forms of civilization.

Although in our contemporary world agriculture remains a distinctive trademark of civilization, the massive scale on which it is practiced rises several problems related to, for instance, environmental sustainability or cost-effectiveness.

Pursuing a degree in agriculture will give you the unique opportunity both to connect with your ancient roots and to find solutions to pressing contemporary problems.

Since its foundation, the 4‑H supports the power of young people. Due to the fact that strengths exist in each and every person and their aim to improve the world around us is great, the organization has helped six million young people across the U.S. who are the definition of True Leaders. ...
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A limited number of merit-based scholarships for undergraduate or graduate (Master) and postgraduate students (PhD and Post-Doctoral) who are U.S. citizens or permanent U.S. residents with majors in recognized geoscience programs in a college or university in the United States.
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The Allamanda Garden Club of North Port does its best to support education and help students who have plans to be the leaders of tomorrow and preserve natural resources of the planet Earth.

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Apprentice Ecologist Scholarship is designed for young people who act responsibly toward protecting wildlife and the environment, It is their aim to support the next generation of conservation leaders worldwide and give them certain amount of financial aid to encourage them to endure in their ...
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A scholarship dedicated to junior and senior undergraduate students pursuing majors in horticulture or plant and crop science who are in the top 15% of their class.
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ACWA is the organization related to the water policy in California and by analyzing of the issues concerned with the protection of  water it tries hard to help Californians get quality water supply. The Association of California Water Agencies started offering scholarships since 1961. Their...
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ASWP is the organization which offers programs for people of all ages who are ready to connect with nature. The support is there to motivate them to become active and engaged in our natural world and to make our planet a better place to live.  
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A $5000 annual scholarship for an undergraduate California resident student who is currently attending or planning to attend a college or university from the State of California.
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Colorado Garden Foundation has to offer various scholarship programs which will provide financial aid to students attending a college or university in Colorado. The three major scholarships available are:
  • Full-Ride Scholarship
  • Undergraduate ...
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FFA  gives awards program, to both its members and non-members, with the aim to help them reach higher education and achieve their goals. However, the chosen areas of interest should be in line with the organization's aspirations and issues. The aim of the foundation is to keep their member...
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Dean Foods Company is related to food and beverage distribution in the United States. Being that it is the largest processor and distributor of fluid milk, Dean Foods has enough financial opportunities to help people in need, who are pursuing career in this industry. It boasts 20 $1000 awar...
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The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund awards financial scholarship in support for academically gifted but needy students. the scholarship provisions follow the life and contributions of Mrs. Liebmann and the parent. Krikor Zohrab. The founders of the scholarship fund have made significant contribution...
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The Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship is awarded by the Calaveras Big Trees Association. The scholarship worth $1,000 is given on merit, to upper division or graduate students enrolled for environmental courses. The scholarship was founded in memory of Emily M. Hewitt.
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Several annual scholarships for Connecticut residents currently enrolled full-time or part-time in an accredited academic institution and pursuing a Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in a field pertaining to environmental science. The scholarships are aiming to assist these students become Tech...
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Firestone is the company which works with tires that farmers rely on. It is one of the most successful companies in agriculture from the period of Harvey Firestone. The have organized numerous means of supporting the lives of agriculture students who need financial aid. Nowadays, the org...
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The Folsom Garden Club was established in 1934 in Folsom and since then, it has done numerous activities for the benefit our community. One of the greatest benefits is the scholarship for young students interested in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Botany and other related subjects.
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The Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program exists since 1993 and during all these years it has been helping the most promising students who had financial need which made them unable to achieve their educational goals. They emphasize the fact that young people need support and...
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The GMiS Scholarahip is designed so as to support Hispanic graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students. However, they need to be pursuing a science, technology, engineering, math or health-related degree at an accredited college/university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico.
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Harold Davis Memorial Scholarship was established by the A.O. Smith Harvestore Systems dealers, friends and associates. This is a scholarship which is created in honor of Mr. Harold Davis, former director of marketing of the company. The scholarship program is administered by International ...
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This is an amazing scholarship which will make your dream a reality in case you are a high school senior pursuing a degree in agriculture. It is important to submit application before February 14th if you find yourself an eligible applicant and try your luck.
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Since its beginning in 2003, Action For Nature organization has been rewarding young people who are interested in solving the world’s environmental problems.
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The fund for this scholarship is established in memory of former FFA webmaster, Lisa Stone, her husband, Dan, and Mark Cavell, former IT Division Director, to honor their hard work and dedication to FFA. It is aimed to help high school senior and FFA members who are attending a two or four yea...
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John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship exists thanks to donors who understand that the help is necessary to be provided to students who deserve it due to their excellent academic achievements and at the same time have trouble paying higher education. Since its foundation, the organ...
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The Joseph James Morelli Scholarship Fund is created in honor the life of Joseph James Morelli. He was a person who reached a great success by overcoming the challenges of dyslexia. So, this fund is there to help high school and college students with dyslexia, dysgraphia, and/or dyscalculia...
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The scholarship program is administered by International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. and National FFA Staff provides oversight and approves all scholarships. The Kenneth and Ellen Nielsen Cooperative Scholarship application process lasts until the application deadline on February 1s...
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Through the Leo Bourassa Scholarship, the Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association is trying hard to help and support deserving students who are pursuing a degree in fields related to water resources. They can be people who are eager to help with lake and watershed management, storm water man...
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The purpose of this scholarship is to help inspire and encourage high school seniors wanting to get a degree in higher education in a technology field. At the same time they are people who want to promote community service and leave a high impact on the world around us. The scholarship is a...
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The higher educational goals are difficult to be achieved, especially if students have some financial issues related to the payment of the expensive education fees, tuition and books. That is why the Merchant Exchange Scholarship Fund is there to help students who are eager to ensure the futur...
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The National FFA Organization provides numerous scholarships to students enrolled at various higher education institutions who have great plans and career goals. By submitting one application you apply for many scholarships offered by this Foundation. One of the opportunities is the scholar...
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The Michael R. Mettler Memorial Scholarship is is there to help local graduating high school seniors and current college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors. These students have to be seeking a degree in agriculture. The main sponsor of this scholarship is the Kern County Farm Bureau which is ...
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This scholarship is one of the FFA Foundation scholarships which is established in memory of Mike Hopper. When it comes to the FFA Foundation scholarships, oth FFA members and non-FFA members are eligible for them. Mike was a FFA chapter officer, attaining his American Farmer degree, well k...
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The Missouri Corn Growers Association was established in 1978 and it consists of farmers who are trying hard to increase the profitability of corn production. They have noticed the importance of involving young people to take part in developing and expanding the field of agriculture, thus they...
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The Murray Wise Associates Foundation provides college scholarship funds for outstanding students who are studying agriculture or agriculturally related fields. The Foundation has noticed the importance of involving young generations into the future of American agriculture by giving them a cha...
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NAAMLP is a non-profit organization interested in the reclamation and restoration of lands affected by abandoned mining throughout the nation and it offers scholarships to support younger generations in their educational goals and achievements.
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The scholarships are created according to Dean Carlson idea. He was a person who had Iowa State Farmer degree and was always trying to help improve the status in which FFA members in northwest Iowa were. Nowadays, the FFA foundation is growing the next generation of leaders who will change ...
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The GEM organization is there to offer both MS and Ph.D. level students who need financial help to enter and achieve degrees at Universities in the nation. The main aim of GEM is to give opportunities to individuals through three fellowship programs: MS Engineering, Ph.D. Engineering and Ph.D....
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The National Wood Flooring Association Education & Research Foundation Wood Studies Scholarship are there to promote the post-secondary study of forestry and related forestry sciences, thus improving the current situation and urge younger generations to get involved into the saving of the env...
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The Texas Wildlife Association Foundation (TWAF) and the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (SALE) are organizations which are trying to save our natural resources, by balancing the needs of man and nature. In order that their aspirations continue to be successful, they need to educate fut...
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This NCGA-BASF college scholarship is created in honor of Ohio farmer William C. Berg. He served in various positions for both the Ohio Corn and Wheat Growers Association and the National Corn Growers Association and he fought for the rights of farmers and wanted to make them better positioned...
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National Dairy Shrine is there to gather dairy producers, scientists, students, educators, technical consultants, marketers and others who are eager to keep the dairy industry strong and since its foundation in 1949 it has 20,000 lifetime members who are there to help during the scholarship appli...
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NDS Iager Scholarship is there to help those students who have great academic standing, leadership ability, eagerness to get involved and make a difference in the dairy industry and amazing plans for the future in this field.
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The scholarship is founded in honor of H.H. Kildee, who was a Dean of the College of Agriculture at Iowa State University. He was an outstanding judge of dairy cattle and supporter of student judging programs and activities, so the foundation started awarding scholarships to students who have ...
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Since its foundation in 1949, National Dairy Shrine links dairy producers, scientists, students, educators, technical consultants, marketers who are all interested in the preservation of our dairy heritage and dairy industry. It supports young generations by offering various scholarship for di...
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National Dairy Shrine offers over $40,000 every year through various scholarships and grants. The Maurice E. Core Scholarship fund is created in honor of Maurice E. Core who was a longtime leader in the Jersey breed and National Dairy Shrine and the Executive Secretary of the American Jersey C...
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NDS McCullough Scholarship scholarship is sponsored by Marshall E. McCullough fund and Dairy Management Inc. Marshall E. McCullough was a well-known Georgia nutrition researcher, educator and journalist and in his memory and honor every year two students who need financial aid for the educatio...
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NDS Merton Sowerby Junior Merit Scholarship is named in honor of Merton Sowerby. Merton was a long time Guernsey classifier, herdsman and National Dairy Shrine Pioneer and member of the National Dairy Hall of Fame.
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This NDS Sophomore Merit Scholarship scholarship is named in honor of Distinguished Dairy Cattle Breeder and Klussendorf recipient Mike Lancaster. The recipients will be announced on the National Dairy Shrine Awards Banquet and the scholarship will be paid after that.
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National Dairy Shrine recognizes the importance of supporting young generations as an investment in the brighter future and the NDS Student Recognition Award for Seniors has the aim to offer financial help to graduating university or four year college seniors who are considered our future leaders...
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National Dairy Shrine is the organization which offers scholarships to only U.S. students who are attending schools, colleges or universities in the United States and are pursuing a major in dairy or other agricultural related fields. National Dairy Shrine offers over $40,000 every year. Ho...
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Oxbow's Nebraska High School Senior Scholarship is designed to help and offer financial aid to graduating high seniors in Nebraska. Oxbow is aware of the fact that today’s students are tomorrow’s veterinary leaders and that is the reason why they have decides to provide financial support to as...
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The NGA Foundation exists since 1990 and it aim is to support students planning careers with independent grocers by offering them financial aid via various scholarships. The NGA foundation together with its affiliates has awarded over $1 million in scholarships to our future leaders.
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Northern Tier Hardwood Association Community Forests organization offers two types of scholarships: one is NTHA Community Forest Scholarship for High School Seniors and the other is NTHA Forest Resources Scholarship for College Student.
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The National Poultry & Food Distributors Association Scholarships is designed to help various students of agricultural colleges and universities across the US and up to now has given almost $260,000.00. Since 1979, NPFDA helps deserving students complete their college education. The fun...
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Pink Tractor together with its parent company Fastline Media Group and FFA organization has offered more than a half a million dollars in scholarships to help people pursuing a career in agriculture. Scholarship money can be used for the payment of tuition, fees, books, and equipment for the c...
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The Ray Fowler/Armstrong Family Scholarship is one of numerous FFA scholarships awarded annually. It was created in honor of Ray Fowler, the FFA Advisor, and its main aim is to offer help so that young learners can achieve their high education goals. The sponsorof the Ray Fowler/Armstrong Famil...
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The Richard S. Thompson and Marion L. Thompson Memorial Fund is able to award the amazing $10000 per year to five winners thanks to their generous donors. Since its beginning, the organization has awarded over $761,000 in financial support to 135 individuals.
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The Robert Eggert Memorial Scholarship is one of numerous FFA scholarships. It was created in honor of Robert Eggert, who devoted his life to promoting education and helping young learners achieve their high education goals. The donors of the Robert Eggert Memorial Scholarship want to remem...
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Robert J. Meyer was the founder of an Organic Farm in Tenino, WA and a mentor and friend to young farmers interested in sustainable organic farming. So, the Meyer Family desire to keep Robert’s vision alive was achieved through this scholarship.
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Scott-McKenna Memorial Scholarship is organized by Rocky Mountain Outdoor Writers & Photographers, Inc. and the acceptance of the applications is every spring. It was named after J.B. Scott and Joe McKenna and was founded in their honor, due to the fact that they were the founders of RMOWP.
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Society of Women Engineers - Lehigh Valley Section offers the scholarship for women since 2001. The Lehigh Valley Section has a well-established scholarship program for local women entering undergraduate engineering programs and seeking higher education in certain fields. The award is desig...
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SDRA's scholarship is for students interested in retailing or a retail-related field.
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Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry Foundation is doing its best to provide a safe, high quality agricultural and forestry products and at the same time protect the natural environment.
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The Tennessee Cattleman’s Association exists for so many years and since its foundation it has noticed the importance of involving younger generations in the beef industry and supporting them during the hard days of studies. So, they have made a program which provides youth with a scholarship ...
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The scholarship is sponsored by TVIW supporters Baen Books alongside Rob and Ruann Hampson and it is a merit-based one created to assist the deserving students.
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The Craig & Galen Brown Foundation offers financial aid through scholarships to those deserving students who are having great achievements during their high school education and who are recognized as National Merit Semifinalists. What will be taken into consideration when selecting the mos...
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