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Erie County Farm Bureau is offering scholarship opportunities to students pursuing post-secondary education. The scholarship amount is determined by the number of acceptable qualifying applications.
Applicant’s parent/legal guardian or themselves must be a resident of Erie County and a current Erie County Farm Bureau member at the time of application and payout. Applicant must be a full-time enrollee of an accredited two or four-year college, university, or technical school working towards an undergraduate degree. Applicants must show a 2.0 grade point average.
A General Scholarship, an Ag-Related Scholarship and a Continuing Education Scholarship are all available. A major in agriculture or a support field is required for both the Ag-Related and Continuing Education Scholarships. Multiple scholarships can be awarded. Eligibility and approval of applicants will be determined at the discretion of the Erie County Board of Trustees or their designee.
No handwritten forms will be accepted. Applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. March 31, 2023.
For more information, contact the county Farm Bureau office at 440-877-0706.
Labor has always been an issue, mainly because we are a seasonal operation. So that's a challenge finding somebody who only wants to work three months out of a year, sometimes up to six months.Farm Labor Resources
I appreciate the benefit of having a strong voice in my corner. The extras that are included in membership are wonderful, but I'm a member because of the positive impact to my local and state agricultural communities.Strong communities
I see the value and need to be engaged in the community I live in, to be a part of the decision-making process and to volunteer with organizations that help make our community better.Leadership development
Farm Bureau involvement has taught me how to grow my professional and leadership experience outside of the workforce and how to do that in a community-centric way.Young Ag Professionals program
With not growing up on a farm, I’d say I was a late bloomer to agriculture. I feel so fortunate that I found the agriculture industry. There are so many opportunities for growth.Growing our Generation
Knowing that horticulture is under the agriculture umbrella and having Farm Bureau supporting horticulture like it does the rest of ag is very important.Groovy Plants Ranch
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.Washington, D.C. Leadership Experience
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