National AG Day Essay Contest

Award Amount
$1,000
Awards Available
2
Deadline
January 31, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • Students across the country are invited to enter the National Ag Day essay and video contest, sponsored by the Agriculture Council of America. This year’s theme is “Agriculture: Food for Life.” The Council’s objective is to celebrate agriculture and to help consumers better understand how farmers and the companies serving them produce abundant, healthy, nutritious, and safe food that nourishes our families and consumers around the world. For a list of trending topics, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

    Essay contest rules: must contain 450 words or less and begin with a title page containing: official topic, "Agriculture: Food for Life." A bibliography and footnotes will be required for citation. More details apply.

    Video contest rules: must address the official topic "Agriculture: Food for Life." The file format of all uploaded videos must be .MP4 or .WMV. The maximum length of the video is two (2) minutes. More details apply.

    Eligibility:
    -Open to students in grades 9-12
    -Contestants must be a U.S. citizen and attending school in the U.S
    -Contestants are eligible for only one written essay entry during any given year
    -Contestants are eligible for only one video essay entry during any given year

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 11020 King Street
  • Suite 205
  • Overland Park, KS 66210
  • jennyp@nama.org
  • 919-491-1895

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