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National Potato Council Scholarship

Each year, the National Potato Council awards a $10,000 scholarship to honor graduate students pursuing advanced studies in Agribusiness that supports the Potato Industry.


Final scholarship selection is based on the following criteria: past academic achievement, leadership abilities and potato-related areas of graduate study (i.e. Agricultural Engineering, Agronomy, Crop and Soil Sciences, Entomology, Food Sciences, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, etc.).

Completed forms must be received on or before June 30. Please submit to:
National Potato Council
1300 L Street, NW, Suite 910
Washington, DC 20005

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