Farm Credit awards more than 75 scholarships each year to college bound students based on academics, leadership qualities and community involvement. The application process may take between 10-30 minutes and will need to be completed in one setting. Only online applications will be accepted. You may apply for multiple scholarships, but will only be eligible to receive one scholarship per school year. To learn more about the 2017 College Leaders Scholars,
COLLEGE LEADERS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
This two-year program awards participants with $5,000 scholarships and week-long learning and travel experiences that focus on leadership development and financial education.
Applications accepted between October 1 through November 15. Questions regarding College Leaders Scholarship program should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
CUSTOMER AGRICULTURAL SCHOLARSHIP
This program awards $1,500 scholarships to college bound students who are children or grandchildren of Farm Credit Mid-America customers majoring in agriculture or pursuing agriculture or rural community related careers.
Applications accepted between December 1 through January 31
FARM CREDIT MID-AMERICA PARTNER-BASED SCHOLARSHIPS
Farm Credit offers scholarships through universities and other youth development organizations such as MANRRS and AFA. Please visit your college financial aid office or your youth organization to learn about the availability of Farm Credit scholarships and eligibility requirements.
Employees and directors of Farm Credit Mid-America and their children are not eligible to apply.