Prairieland FS Scholarship Program Process

We are offer 10 - $1,000 scholarships to full-time area students with an interest in pursuing a career in agriculture or agribusiness. Scholarships will be awarded upon successful completion of the fall semester.

Objectives

The primary goal of the program is to encourage area students to prepare for a career in agriculture or agribusiness

Who is Eligible?

To apply for a Prairieland FS Scholarship, an applicant must:

  •  Be active or seeking membership in local agriculture groups or vocational classes, including membership in his/her local FFA chapter or 4H.
  • Be at least a high school senior or already enrolled in a college and must have maintained a satisfactory grade point on at least 3.0 of a 4 point scale.  Please submit official transcripts.
  •  Scholarship recipient can only receive a Prairieland FS scholarship once.
  • Scholarship recipients agree to attend a Prairieland FS Board Meeting or company-sponsored event. 

How to Apply

  1. Download and complete the application.
  2. Submit the application and official transcript to: Prairieland FS attn: Human Resources 1132 Veterans Dr. Jacksonville, IL 62650
  3. Applications and official transcripts must be received by April 20th, 2019 in order to be eligible. 

 

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