$2,000 scholarship available for student pursuing a degree in agriculture or natural resources.
Alaska Farm Bureau will award one $2,000 scholarship to a student pursuing an agricultural or natural resource field through college, trade school or vocational training. The program is available to students already enrolled in a college, trade school or in vocational training, as well as graduating high school seniors. This is a one-time scholarship.
Bruce Willard was born July 24, 1935, in Oakfield, Wisconsin and lived in Homer Alaska since 1946. He was a true Alaskan. He homesteaded with his wife Linda in 1959, was a commercial fisherman, big game guide, company commander of the local National Guard, a longshoreman and a cattle rancher. He was on the board of directors of the Alaska Farm Bureau and a strong supporter of Alaska agriculture.
To apply, complete an application form and submit no later than April 20th, 2018. The application form can be downloaded here: Bruce Willard Scholarship Application
For more information, contact the Alaska Farm Bureau, 907-252-5064 or, Email the Farm Bureau Executive Director: [email protected].