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$1000 STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP TO BE AWARDED

Published Jan. 14, 2013 | Discuss this article on Facebook

 The Carroll County Farm Bureau board of trustees will be awarding a $1,000 study grant to qualified students from Carroll County who are or will be pursuing further education. This year’s award will be given in memory of our longtime dedicated member of Farm Bureau, John H. Weir.

Electronic requests for applications may be honored by emailing carroll@ofbf.org. The academic grant will be awarded based on the following qualifications: (1)High school seniors or graduates planning to attend or having entered an accredited institution offering post-secondary education. (2)The student must be a Farm Bureau member or his/her parents must be Farm Bureau members for at least two consecutive years. (3)The committee will judge based on evidence of deliberate research and thoughtful analysis as well as writing quality. (4)The application must be filled out as completely as possible and include two letters of reference.

Deadline for the application submission is March 1, 2013. Contact the Farm Bureau at 888.265.2090 or email carroll@ofbf.org for more information or an application.

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