Scholarships for Agricultural Sciences Majors

If you’re an Agricultural Sciences Major, then you’re already well-versed in Animal Science, Sustainable Agriculture and Crop Production and Management. What you might not already be familiar with is the fact that your status as an Agricultural Sciences Major could qualify you for one or more college scholarship. Some of the available scholarships are funded by professional associations such as the United Agribusiness League, American Agri-Women and the National Potato Council. Others are provided by individual universities and colleges such as North Dakota State University, Penn State University, Oregon State University and Purdue University. Still more are offered by federal programs such as the USDA/Tribal Scholars Program and the William Helms Scholarship Program. In general, students will need to submit official transcripts, meet a minimum grade point average or demonstrate a certain level of financial need in order to apply. To find out more about scholarships for Agricultural Sciences Majors, keep reading below.

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View Details Weigel, Frank Memorial Academic Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Botany|Forestry|Veterinary Medicine|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Agri-Business|Vocational Agriculture|Earth Science|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|College|
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Established in memory of Frank Weigel, a former Wisconsin Dells teacher who taught agriculture and physics for the Wisconsin Dells School District 41 years of his 45-year teaching career, the scholarship is given to students who intend to pursue their college education in either vocational agriculture, agri-business, teaching vocational agriculture, or in other related areas such as earth science, forestry, veterinary medicine, physics, chemistry, biology or botany.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Accounting|Agricultural Economics|Dairy Genetics|Dairy Equipment|Dairy Nutrition|Dairy Feed|Pharmaceutical Marketing|Pharmaceutical Sales|Dairy Consultant|Dairy Extension|Dairy Researcher|Professor|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
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The NDS / Junior Merit Scholarship is awarded to student pursue careers in the dairy industry. Applicants must be undergraduate junior students.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|
  • School (K-12): |Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|Technical School|
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The Dr. Marvin Monson Memorial/Holdrege Young Farmers Scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior at Holdrege High School. Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time in a college, university or technical school and pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Tools of the Trade Award Scholarship. Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Welding|Construction Trade|Culinary Arts|Automotive|Graphic Arts|Electrical|Agricultural Sciences|Auto Body Repair|Film and New Media|Precision Machining Technology|Power Equipment Technology|Skilled Trades|Web and Game Programming|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are attending college or other types of technical training following high school or going directly into the work force. Applicants must have enrolled CTC programs such as Agriscience, Auto Body Repair, Automotive Technology, Construction Trades, Culinary Arts, Electrical Occupations, Film and New Media, Graphic Arts, Precision Machining Technology, Power Equipment Technology, Skilled Trades, Web and Game Programming or Welding.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,500 - 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy|Animal Science|Agricultural Journalism|Communications emphasis|
  • Employer: |Communications (Industry)|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|College|
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The NDS/ Mccullough Scholarships is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in major in Dairy, Animal Science with a Communications emphasis or Agricultural Journalism. Applicants must be high school senior student.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details The Robert D., W8ST, and Donna J., W9DJS, Streeter Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Environmental Science|Horticulture|
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This scholarship is administered by American Radio Relay League Foundation, it is created to support a deserving student who is planning to study horticulture and/or environmental sciences. Applicants must have a license of any active Amateur Radio License Class.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Yanmar/SAE Scholarship Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Agriculture|Construction|Transportation|Power Generation|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|Post-graduate|
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Sponsored by the SAE Foundation through the generous support of the Yanmar America Corporation, the Yanmar/SAE Scholarship was established to promote their philosophy. Yanmar is deeply committed to all aspects of marine transportation, agriculture, construction and general manufacturing industries and is the largest manufacturer of non-vehicle-use diesel engines.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Angela Shahan Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Agriculture|Construction|Electrical|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Preston, WV|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Angela Shahan Memorial Scholarship is awarded to high school graduate from Preston County, West Virginia. Applicants must be pursuing major in agriculture, engineering, construction, electrical
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy|Animal Science|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Agricultural College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College sophomore|
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The NDS / Iager Scholarship(S) is awarded to student second-year college students. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in Dairy or Animal Science
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Animal Science|
  • Career: |Dairy (Industry)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|
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The scholarship is for outstanding current college freshmen whose working toward a Bachelor of Science in Dairy/Animal Science.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Landscape Architecture|Irrigation Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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The Rain Bird Intelligent Use of Water Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing major in landscape architecture, horticulture, or irrigation science. Applicants must be in their final two years of undergraduate study.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Saugatuck Douglas Garden Club Scholarship Allegan County Community Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Science|Agriculture|Horticulture|Botany|Environmental Studies|Ecology|Grounds Management|
  • School (K-12): |Saugatuck High School, Saugatuck, MI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Saugatuck Douglas Garden Club Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Saugatuck High School. The scholarship provides a $2,000 fund given by the Saugatuck Douglas Garden Club and the people who support their plant sales and other fund-raisers.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 3 awards
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Environmental Science|Horticulture|Conservation|Botany|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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This scholarship was established by OrchidsMadeEasy.com to benefit a qualified undergraduate or graduate student. Students must be pursuing study in the field of Botany, Horticulture, Environmental Science, Conservation, or related field, with a focus on orchids. This scholarship was intended to advance the study of orchids and orchid care. Topics can include but not limited to researching orchids in their native habitats, increasing biodiversity, or aiding in conservation efforts.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Environmental Science|Horticulture|Conservation|Botany|Landscape Design|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): |Accredited University|
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The Garden Club Association Award in Desert Studies is awarded to undergraduate or graduate student enrolled at an accredited university. Applicants must be studying horticulture, conservation, botany, environmental science and landscape design relating to the arid landscape
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,500
  • 7 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Agri-Business|Animal Science|Agriculture-related|
  • School (College): |College or University in the United States|College or University in the Canada|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College freshman|College sophomore|College junior|
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The scholarship was established to award college undergraduates pursue a career in the dairy industry.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Natural Science|Environmental Studies|Physical|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
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The Association of Water Agencies (AWA) Scholarship Fund is awarded to a Graduating senior from any Ventura County high school. Applicant must be enrolling in a four-year college or university or a Ventura County community college student transferring to a four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Agriculture|Medicine|Seminary|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Bertrand, NE|Bertrand High School, NE|
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
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Established in memory of Theodore C. & Minnie C. Swanson, the scholarship is designed to support graduates of Bertrand High School or any Phelps County high school who have demonstrated financial need and who are enrolled at an Evangelical Lutheran Church of America seminary, or has completed at least two years of undergraduate studies leading to a degree in a medical field, or pursuing a two-year or four-year degree in the field of agriculture.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Science|Communications|Biology|Environmental Studies|Hydrology|Fisheries|
  • Residence: Live in |United States| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |University|Vocational-technical / Career College|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|College|Accredited College or University|Current College Sophomore|
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Sponsored by the National Hydropower Association, this scholarship is created to encourage students to consider becoming part of the U.S. hydropower industry. It is available to current college sophomores or juniors who will be juniors or seniors beginning in the fall; or graduate students; with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent), who are enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university. The scholarship is also open to students with an equivalent GPA at an accredited vocational-technical school or programogram. Applicants must also be pursuing a program of study that is related to the hydropower industry: Engineering, sciences (biology, fisheries, and hydrology), communications, or environmental studies.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 3,500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College sophomore|College junior|College senior|Master's Candidate|
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The scholarship was established by Margaret Evans Berdan in memory of her friend Katharine MacConnell Grosscup, a talented gardener, enthusiastic conservationist and active member of the Shaker Lakes Garden Club in Ohio. It encourages rising college sophomores, juniors, seniors and Masters degree candidates to the study of horticulture and related fields.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details M. J. Nelson Science Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Technology|Nursing|Agriculture|Medicine|Teaching|Home Making|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Loomis, NE|Holdrege, NE|
  • Residence: |Holdrege School District #44|
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The M.J. Nelson Science Scholarship is available to graduating seniors of Holdrege or Loomis High School. Applicants must be planning to enroll at any college, technical or trade school that reside in Holdrege School District #44 boundaries.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
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