Scholarships

New York Farm Bureau Scholarship

This scholarship is open to any Senior graduating High School who lives or works on a farm, or is involved in agriculture in any way. Applicants must also have a family or student Farm Bureau membership (student memberships are free for 4-H members). The application materials are due March 1st, application & instructions can be found at https://www.nyfb.org/programs/youth-programs

Milk Lovers Ball Scholarship - Larry Peck Memorial Scholarship

The Tri County Holstein Club has dedicated the proceeds from their Milk Lovers Ball to go toward a scholarship in memory of Larry Peck. Youth who are enrolled in a college majoring in an Agriculture related degree who have a minimum GPA of 3.0 are eligible to apply. Applications are due January 1st. 

Rensselaer County 4-H Teen Scholarship

Presented annually to three high school seniors who exemplify the Essential Elements of 4-H.  Applications due April 1st. InstructionsApplication

NYS Association of Agricultural Fairs Scholarship 

To be Eligible: you must be a NYS Resident., a HS Senior or Currently Attending an Accredited Institution pursuing a Degree.
To Apply: You Must Download the application from the NYSAAF Website, www.nyfairs.orgCompleted Applications Must Be Received in the Schaghticoke Fair Office no later than Friday, April 2nd. Please mail to our office at 69 Stillwater Bridge Rd, Schaghticoke, NY 12154
**Please note, each application must include a written endorsement from a fair official, and be signed by a fair official. **

The Beryl H. Moul Memorial Grange Scholarship

Established in 1958 by West Sand Lake Grange #949 in memory of prominent Grange member Beryl H. Moul. Applicants must be pursuing a career in Agriculture, Home Economics, Human Ecology, Family Sciences, Forestry, Human or Animal Medicine, Education, Consumer Sciences, Nursing, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Engineering, or Pharmacology. 

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Farm Kids for College Scholarship

Some of the most exciting careers available today are in agriculture, on farms and throughout the industry. Farm enterprises, science careers, the vast dairy, grain and livestock industries. Ag has just about everything.

At National Farmers, we are honored to encourage the next generation to chase their ag dreams – and catch them. Part of how we at National Farmers do that, is through the national Farm Kids for College Scholarship. Follow this link for more information:  Farm Kids for College Scholarship

Rensselaer County Dairy Princess Scholarship

A $250 Scholarship will be awarded to a Rensselaer County Resident who will be entering their freshman year in college in the Fall. The purpose of this scholarship is to award funding for an educational endeavor to a deserving student who exemplifies the qualities of the dairy industry. See the application for more information: Rensselaer County Dairy Princess Scholarship

Last updated March 15, 2021