The Alaska Farm Bureau is again offering a $2,000 scholarship to applicants who are interested in working in an agricultural or natural resource field. Applicants may be graduating high school students or adults who are applying to schools for the fall semester or students already enrolled in a college, trade school or vocational school.
The deadline to apply is April 12, 2014. The application is available here: 2014 Alaska Farm Bureau Scholarship App.
If you have questions, please contact the Alaska Farm Bureau Office at 907.803.4752 or the executive director by e-mail at [email protected].
The scholarship is funded exclusively by the scholarship auction held each year during the Friday Forum and Annual Meeting events in November. 100% of auction funds are devoted to the scholarship program. The number of scholarships offered each year depends on the amount of money raised. Scholarship are offered in $2,000 increments, with any balances carried forward towards the next year. The Scholarship Auction will be held in conjunction with the Awards Banquet that will be held at Land’s End Resort in Homer on November 14th.