DEC. 1 DEADLINE FOR ALFA'S AUBURN SCHOLARSHIPS
MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Students planning to pursue degrees in agriculture or forestry at Auburn University have until Dec. 1, 2010 to apply for scholarships from the Alabama Farmers Federation and Alfa Insurance.
|Samford Hall on AU campus.|
The scholarships will be awarded to students who plan to enroll, or who are currently enrolled, in Auburn's College of Agriculture or School of Forestry. Students majoring in agricultural engineering or ag education also are eligible. Each scholarship winner will receive up to $1,750 a year.
"As Alabama's largest farm organization, it's important that we prepare the brightest and best students to become tomorrow's agricultural leaders," said Paul Pinyan, executive director of the Alabama Farmers Federation. "We are proud to play a role in the education and future of those who choose agriculture and forestry careers."
This is the 29th year the Federation has sponsored the scholarship program. In order for the annual scholarships to be renewed, the student should maintain a 2.5 grade point average and exhibit good moral character and citizenship.
Scholarship applications are available in all county Farmers Federation offices, local Alfa service centers or by writing to the dean of the College of Agriculture at Auburn University, 107 Comer Hall, Auburn University, AL 36849.
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