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National Potato Council Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://nationalpotatocouncil.org/events-and-progra...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • Address
  • 1300 L Street, NW
  • Suite 910
  • Washington, DC 20005
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • June 15, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $10,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Each year, NPC awards a $10,000 academic scholarship to one graduate-level student conducting research for the benefit of the potato industry. The winner is selected based on a number of criteria, including academic achievement, leadership abilities, potato-related areas of graduate study, benefit to the U.S. potato industry/commercial value, extracurricular activities, and grades.

    Explain in 200 words or less how your goals and ambitions qualify you for the scholarship. Specify your graduate program and demonstrate how your research will benefit the U.S. potato industry.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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