The Southwest Georgia Farm Credit Scholarship is offered to high school seniors who plan to attend a two or four-year college on a full-time basis. Eligible applicants must: reside in Southwest Georgia (see website for eligible counties); and be pursuing a career path in agriculture sciences, animal biology, chemistry, business, accounting, finance, communications, etc. with an interest in a career that is essential to sustaining infrastructure in rural communities. Public, private, and home-schooled students are all eligible. Applicants need not be members of Southwest Georgia Farm Credit.
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit is proud to serve farmers, farm businesses and people who live and work in the small towns and communities in southwest Georgia. Agriculture is a way of life here, and for over 100 years, Farm Credit has played an important role in providing a safe, sound, reliable source of credit to rural America. To help ensure a bright future for rural communities, as well as the agricultural industry, Southwest Georgia Farm Credit presents several scholarship opportunities.