Scholarship Amount

Application Deadline
Thursday, December 31, 2020

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Scholarship Description

Our signature program awards incoming college sophomores and juniors with $5,000 in financial support over a two-year period. In addition to financial support, the program provides week-long learning and travel experiences that focus on leadership development and financial education.

This program has built-in leadership and financial development workshops as well.   We’re looking for the next generation of leaders – leaders who want to make a difference in the field of agriculture.

We also offer $1,500 scholarships to students attending accredited two- or four-year colleges, universities or vocational/trade schools. Recipients of our CUSTOMER AGRICULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP must be children or grandchildren of Farm Credit Mid-America customers pursuing a career supporting the agricultural industry. 

Over the last decade, Farm Credit Mid-America has awarded more than $2 million in financial and educational support to deserving students pursuing careers that promote agriculture.  We are very appreciative of your support to help us grow the impact this scholarship can make on the next generation of agricultural leaders.

Criteria for Eligibility

Sophomore or Junior in College in the Fall of 2021; attend college in the states of Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky or Tennessee; have at least a 3.0 GPA and are pursuing a career in an agricultural related field.

Scholarship Categories
Ag Economics | Ag Medical Biotechnology | All Majors Eligible | Animal Sciences | Career and Technical Education (Ag Ed) | Community and Leadership Development | Dietetics | Entomology | Equine Science and Management | Family Sciences | First Year | Food Science | Forestry | Horticulture | Hospitality Management and Tourism | Human Nutrition | Landscape Architecture | Merchandising, Apparel & Textiles | Natural Resources and Environmental Science | Pre-Veterinary Medicine | Sustainable Agriculture | Undergraduate