The DeKalb County Farm Bureau and its Foundation will be awarding scholarships to college students through three different programs – Ag Discipline, Medical, and Morley Science. Applications for these scholarships are available here. Completed applications are due by Wednesday, June 25.
To qualify, students or their parents/guardians must be “M” or “A+” members in good standing since September, 2012. Those students applying who are 22 years or older must have their own Farm Bureau membership.
Ag Discipline Scholarship – College juniors or seniors enrolled in an agriculture-related degree program may apply for the Ag Discipline Scholarship. The scholarship is valued at $1,200.
Medical Scholarship – The Medical Scholarship program provides funds for students pursuing medical degrees. The scholarship is available to students studying to become physicians, veterinarians, optometrists, nurses, dentists, physical therapists, pharmacists or other medical-related professions. To be eligible, you must currently be in medical school, accepted to a medical school or a four-year nursing program. Scholarship value may vary.
Morley Science Scholarship – The Morley Science Scholarship was established to encourage students to pursue science-based education. The $1,200 scholarship is for juniors or seniors in college pursuing science-related curriculum.