USA National Rice Month Scholarship
USA Rice Federation is conducting a National Rice Month scholarship contest, sponsored by Dow AgroSciences. High school seniors in the upcoming school year from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, and Texas are eligible to apply.
To qualify to win a National Rice Month scholarship, students must conduct a promotion activity in their local community during September with U.S.-grown rice as the central theme. Entries must provide details of the promotion and should be submitted by Oct. 11th.
Three scholarship prizes totaling $8,500 are available. The grand prize is a $4,000 scholarship and a trip to the USA Rice Outlook Conference in St. Louis, MO, for the scholarship presentation. The second-place winner will receive $3,000 and third-place, $1,500.
Visit the USA Rice Federation website for more information.