Agricultural Graduate School Scholarship
One $2,500 scholarship
The Agricultural Graduate School Scholarship is available to continuing full-time students who are pursuing their graduate degree in an accredited agriculture-related field (Research, animal science, ag business, ag education, etc.) and who show a strong interest in working in South Dakota upon completion of their degree. Preference is given to students from South Dakota who have/had an affiliation with Farmers Union. Eligible graduate students include on-campus and distance education students who are pursuing any master’s or doctoral program, agriculture teacher certification program (CERT/FCSC) or graduate certificate program (GCERT).
Karla Hofhenke, Executive Director, South Dakota Farmers Union [email protected]
December 1 annually
When applying for this scholarship, you will need to supply the following documents:
- A resume or personal statement/essay outlining your activities in college; including field of study and future plans.
- Two letters of recommendation from faculty members of the university you currently attend
- A transcript of your grades.
- Information on any other scholarship or grant aid you are now receiving