Athens-Meigs Farm Bureau County scholarships are now open for applications.Read More
Athens-Meigs County Farm Bureau is pleased to announce two scholarship opportunities this year. One scholarship will be awarded to an Athens County graduate and one to a Meigs County graduate.
The deadline for entry is April 17, 2023. Recipients will be notified of the scholarship prior to high school graduation. The scholarship check will be sent to the student or directly to the college of the student’s choice, following proof of enrollment.
Special preference will be given to applicants planning to study an agricultural related field.
If you have questions, please call the Athens-Meigs County Farm Bureau office at 740-201-2739.
You may fill out an application here.
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