Outagamie Forage Council Scholarship

Outagamie Forage
Council Scholarship

The Outagamie County Forage Council is proud to sponsor a $500 educational scholarship for a deserving youth entering or already enrolled in post-secondary education in the area of agriculture. The award is designed to recognize outstanding individual accomplishment and achievement. Students completing their senior year of high school who have enrolled in or those students currently attending an accredited institution in a technical college certificate or diploma program, two-year Associate Degree program or four-year Bachelor of Science Degree program are eligible. Those students majoring in agronomy, soil science, or production related agriculture may receive preference. Student is to be a graduate from an Outagamie County High School or a resident of Outagamie County. Deadline to submit full application is Monday, February 5, 2018.
While all students pursuing a degree in an agricultural field of study are encouraged to apply, preference may be given to students currently enrolled in or seeking to enroll in a collegiate program focusing on agronomy, soil science, or production related agriculture. Eligibility for the scholarships will be based on the following:
1) Any student completing their senior year of high school who has enrolled in or any student currently attending an accredited institution in a technical college certificate or diploma program, two-year Associate Degree program, University of Wisconsin two-year campus or four-year Bachelor of Science Degree program are eligible. College students must have a final semester of instruction remaining at the time the scholarship is awarded.
2) Applicant needs to be an Outagamie County resident, OR currently attending a high school within Outagamie County.
Deadline to submit full application is Monday, February 5, 2018. No exceptions will be made.
Scholarship Application Procedure:
Full application forms can be obtained from the UW-Extension office or by visiting http://outagamie.uwex.edu
If you have any questions, please contact Kevin Jarek at 920-832-5128 or kevin.jarek@outagamie.org