Ashland County Farm Bureau is distributing a total of $3,000 in scholarships via the Ashland County Community Foundation for 2020. This scholarship opportunity is available to Ashland County youth who will be studying in an agriculture-related field in the fall.
To apply, go to accommunityfoundation.org and complete the application online. Deadline to apply is March 15, 2020.
Scholarships are awarded to assist graduating high school seniors and current college students who are residents of Ashland County or have graduated from any Ashland County high school who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and have been accepted to an accredited two or four year college/university. Only those majoring in an agriculture-related field will be considered. Students will be evaluated on extracurricular activities, work experience and communication based on essay. Additional points will be awarded for students involved in agriculture-related extracurricular activities and students who are members or dependents of members of the Ashland County Farm Bureau. Past recipients may reapply.