The Trotter Project's Farmer Lee Jones Scholarship
May 15, 2024
- Scholarship Description
This $10,000 award will be given to agricultural students attending any accredited college/university in the U.S. The Farmer Lee Jones scholarship is named for James Beard Award winner Farmer Lee Jones, a longtime friend of Chef Charlie Trotter and supporter of The Trotter Project. Farmer Lee Jones is committed to sustainable agricultural practices at his family’s 300-acre farm and is the founder of The Chef's Garden, through which he works with chefs all over the world to provide flavorful, high quality vegetables, microgreens, edible flowers and more.
Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and be a high school senior, incoming or current undergraduate student studying Agriculture. A video expressing your interest in the culinary arts/hospitality field is also required.