AG SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE FEBRUARY 15
MONTGOMERY Students who have their sights set on earning degrees in agriculture or forestry at Auburn University have until Feb. 15 to apply for Alabama Farmers Federation/Alfa scholarships.
The scholarships, of up to $1,750 per year, are awarded to students who plan to enroll or who currently are enrolled in AU's College of Agriculture or School of Forestry, or who are majoring in agricultural engineering or ag education.
Applicants must also be U.S. citizens, exhibit good moral character and citizenship, and exhibit excellent academic potential. In the selection process, preference will be given to merit scholars, freshmen, transfer students and continuing students, in that order.
This is the 16th year Alfa Farmers has sponsored the scholarship program, which is designed to help recruit top-notch students into agriculture and related fields.
Scholarship application forms are available in all county Farmers Federation offices or local Alfa Service Centers; or by writing to the dean of the College of Agriculture at Auburn University, 107 Comer Hall, Auburn University, Ala. 36849.