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This unique scholarship is sponsored by Muskingum County Farm Bureau and Boyer Insurance.
This opportunity is for anyone who has an interest in agriculture and would like to learn more about opportunities within the industry. This one week scholarship experience gives the participant the opportunity to shadow leaders, make connections and learn jobs in the industry. After completing the experience week, participant will receive a $1,500 scholarship.
Did you know that 1 in every 8 jobs is related to agriculture? There are so many agriculture specialties beyond farming. This opportunity will provide exposure to many of those agriculture careers by allowing the participant to spend a few hours in the day-to-day operations of these careers as well as connect with leaders in the industry which could be advantageous in the future. A daily schedule will be provided for the one week time frame of the scholarship experience.
For more details, see the award description and application below:
Deadline to apply: April 16, 2021.
If it wasn't for Farm Bureau, I personally, along with many others, would not have had the opportunity to meet with our representatives face to face in Washington, D.C.Washington, D.C. Leadership Experience
Through its policies it brings together people in the agricultural community and invests in building vibrant communities that support agriculture.Future employees, leaders
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As a member of Farm Bureau, I am glad that this organization takes action when necessary to protect and advance agriculture.Policy Development
Farm Bureau is an incredible organization that has given me countless professional development opportunities in addition to advocating for all sizes and types of farmers.
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