National FFA Scholarship Program
January 12, 2024
- Scholarship Description
Through the National FFA Foundation, businesses and individuals support scholarships that are awarded to students with a wide variety of higher education plans and career goals. FFA provides scholarships that support all areas of agriculture, either in trade schools, certifications, or college. Scholarships support FFA high school seniors and collegiate members. Just one application is required for multiple scholarship opportunities totaling close to $2 million.
Grow Ag Leaders exists to make youth aware of the various career opportunities within the industry of agriculture by providing scholarships that help further their education. The Bayer Fund, a philanthropic arm of Bayer, offers $1,500 scholarships to students pursuing a career in various sects of agriculture. To be eligible for the America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders - $1,500 Scholar, applicants must: be a high school senior (public, private or home-schooled) or enrolled in two- or four-year college full time (minimum of 12 credit hours); be planning to pursue and agricultural-related degree and majoring in one of the fields of study listed on the FFA website. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA and obtain no less than two electronic endorsements from two Eligible Farmers who live or farm in an eligible county, as described in Section 5 on the application. Applicants do not need to be FFA members. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.