The National FFA Organization awarded a $1,000 Church & Dwight Company Inc. scholarship to Alyssa Seitz of the Seymour FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by Church and Dwight Company Inc. Seitz plans to use the funds to pursue a degree at University of Wisconsin-Madison.
This scholarship is one of 1,888 awarded through the National FFA Organization’s scholarship Program this year. Currently 115 sponsors contribute more than $2.7 million to support scholarships for students.
For 33 years, scholarships have been made possible through funding secured by the National FFA Organization. This generous funding comes from individuals, businesses and corporate sponsors to encourage excellence and enable students to pursue their educational goals.
The 2017 scholarship recipients were selected from 8,337 applicants across the country. Selections were based on the applicant’s leadership, academic record, FFA and other school and community activities, supervised agricultural or work experience in agricultural education and future goals.