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Kenneth and Ellen Nielsen Cooperative Scholarship

$1,000

February 01, 2020

Awards Available: 2

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The scholarship is given in memory of the late Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Nielsen. He served as president and chief executive officer of Farmland Industries, Inc., from 1981-1986.The Nielsens were devoted to agriculture, cooperatives and young people. They were both committed to improving economic conditions for farmers and ranchers through cooperative efforts. Must be a high school senior or college student pursuing a four-year degree in agriculture with a major in agronomy, crop
    science, animal nutrition, agricultural business/farm/livestock or ranch management, agricultural economics, agricultural journalism or international agriculture. Applicant or applicant’s parents/guardians must be members of an agricultural cooperative that is also a member of the Iowa Institute for Cooperatives. Approximately two scholarship at $1,000 each. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Scholarship Committee
  • P.O. Box 68960
  • Indianapolis, IN 46268

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