The Paulding County Farm Bureau will award up to three $500 scholarships for the college year 2017-2018. The scholarship(s) awarded will be presented at the Paulding County Farm Bureau 2017 Annual Meeting.
The Paulding County Farm Bureau will select recipients from the applications that meet the mandatory criteria. A scholarship selection committee, appointed by the Paulding Coun To select recipients based upon merit, abilities and accomplishments.
Financial need does not enter into the selection process and financial information is not requested for the scholarship application.
If you need additional information, or have any questions/concerns, please contact the Paulding County Farm Bureau office at (419) 523-5874. Office hours are Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 4 pm.
The complete scholarship application, certified transcript, and one recommendation letter should be delivered or mailed no later than April 6, 2017 to:
Paulding County Farm Bureau
109 W. Sycamore St
Columbus Grove, OH 45830
The Farm Bureau Board of Trustees, will evaluate the scholarship applications and present their recommendations for the awards to the Board for approval. From the applications, the committee will evaluate each candidate’s academic performance, agriculture and Farm Bureau involvement and activities.
The purpose of the scholarship program is:
- To financially assist and reward a college-bound high school senior and/or college enrolled student who intends to further their education.
- To recognize the present and future scholastic ability of young adults.
- To invest in the post-secondary education and career planning of young adults.