Scholarship and Funding Opportunities

  • All undergraduate and graduate students in crop-related disciplines (e.g. Plant and Soil Science, Sustainable Agriculture, Agricultural and Medical Biotechnology, etc.) are encouraged to apply for Syngenta's Agricultural Scholarship.  For more information, and to apply, click here

Job Opportunities

  • The University of Kentucky is seeking a sports turf student worker to assist the sports turf manager in working on athletic fields, including push mowing, weed eating, weeding flower beds, maintenance of athletic fields, etc.  For more information, click here
  • The University of Kentucky Horticulture Research Farm is seeking students to assist with greenhouse transplant production, field preparation and planting of vegetable crops, crop maintenance, harvesting research plots, and general farm and landscape maintenance. For more information, and to apply, click here
  • Extension Programs is seeking a student to assist with outreach projects.  Duties may include evaluation assistance, reporting, research, meeting logistics, communication, and/or other associated project tasks.  For more information, and to apply, click here

Experiential Opportunities

  • Volunteers are needed for the Alltech Ideas Conference from May 21 to May 24.  This is an excellent opportunity for students to network and receive complimentary conference registration.  Volunteer applications must be received by Wednesday, May 10.  For more information, click here

Student Achievement

  • Congratulations to the following students who were elected to the college's 2017 - 2018 Student Council:
    Executive Board:
    Amelia Illiohan, President
    Grace Higgs, President Elect
    Ben Willoughby, Secretary
    Taylor Nash, Treasurer
    Callie Hicks, Communications Chair
    Senior Class Representatives: 
    Tyler Majchrzak, Jay Phillips, Emma Shelton 
    Junior Class Representatives:
    Andrew Glass, Keeley Kohen, Kaitlyn Elliott
    Sophomore Class Representatives:
    Nicholas Prather, Same Laneve, Jaycie Heath