It’s already January. Can you believe it?
The school year is half over; kindergartners are almost to first grade and sixth graders are almost to the middle school and seniors are almost finished with locker combinations and mandatory gym class. Time really flies, doesn’t it?
The students in our trade territory aren’t just the local teens or FFA members, they’re part of our Harvest Land family. We’ve seen some of them learn how to drive by picking up feed at our Ag Centers, we’ve visited with them at the counter about their 4-H projects, and we’ve even gotten the real story about how the dent in their dad’s farm truck really came to be. We’ll be honest: We kind of miss the local kids when they grow up and go to school.
So, we try to help them out a little if we can.
Harvest Land proud to offer twelve $1000 agricultural scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year to seniors graduating high school in 2017.
To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must:
- be a high school senior entering a post-high school agricultural program
- be involved in agriculture in their local community
- and live or attend school in Harvest Land Co-op’s market area.
These scholarships will focus on need and leadership potential of future contributors to the agricultural industry. You can access the scholarship application here.
Applications are due MARCH 1, 2017 and can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to the following address:
Harvest Land Co-op
Youth Development Committee
ATTN: Lindsay Sankey
P.O. Box 516
Richmond, IN 47375
Questions can be directed to Lindsay Sankey at 765.962.1527.