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You’re lucky if you’ve known what you’ve wanted to be since you started high school. Maybe even before. A writer, an artist, an engineer, a teacher, a musician, a nurse, or a lawyer. What makes you lucky is that by knowing what you want to major in enables you to apply for many scholarships. Many universities, colleges, and organizations award scholarships to students pursuing a specific major. Extra money, that is, to ease the financial burden of college. If you know your field of study, you can use that information to search for a major-specific scholarship on Unigo. By searching the scholarship directory, you can find tons of scholarships related to your field of study. And even if you’re still undecided on what major you want to study, a peek at the scholarship opportunities may give you the direction you’re looking for. Check it out!

Georgia M. Hellberg Memorial Scholarship

This award is available for current high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America and plan to pursue a four-year degree in soil and water conservation. Applicants may also major in a discipline leading to employment in the area of soil and water conservation.

Total: $5000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  January 15

Hoard's Dairyman Scholarship

This award is for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are pursuing a four-year degree in dairy science or agricultural journalism. Applicants must be FFA members.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 15

Jacob Ross Parish Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America (preference to members of the Lockhart County chapter) and have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to pursue a four-year degree in agricultural education with plans to teach or pursue other similar professions.

Total: $5000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 15

John Deere Dealer Scholarship Program

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are members of the Future Farmers of America and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students must pursue two- or four-year degrees in any agricultural major, rural sociology, public service and administration in agriculture, welding or diesel mechanics.

Total: $2000 Awards:  150
Deadline:  January 15

Kenneth and Ellen Nielsen Cooperative Scholarship

U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who plan to enroll or are enrolled in a four-year agriculture degree program are eligible for this award. The applicant or applicant's parents/guardians must be members of an agricultural cooperative that is also a member of the Iowa Institute for Cooperatives.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  January 15

Kikkoman Foods, Inc. Scholarship

This award is available for current high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America. Applicants must be residents of and planning to attend a college or university in Wisconsin, and planning to major in one of the following fields: agricultural business management, food science and technology, dietetics, food service management and other non-agricultural-related areas.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 15

King Ranch Scholarship

This award is available for current high school seniors and undergraduate college students who are members of the Future Farmers of America and have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher. Applicants must plan to major in select areas of agriculture and plan to attend Texas A&M University in Kingsville, Texas Tech University, Texas A&M University-College Station, or University of Florida.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 15

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is open to female U.S. high school seniors and undergraduates who are pursuing two- or four-year degrees in agriculture. Students must reside in selected states; exhibit strong leadership skills and financial need; and have participated in community service.

Total: $2500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  January 15

Martin Sorkin Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America pursuing a degree and career path in international trade, economics, and/or public policy. Students must exhibit academic excellence by having a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and exhibit public service.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  January 15

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

This award is available for current high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America. Students must enroll in an eligible agricultural major and be a resident of an eligible state.

Total: $2000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  January 15

Mike Hopper Memorial Scholarship

This award is available for current members of the Future Farmers of America who are residents of Umatilla County, Oregon and planning to major in agriculture. Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher and complete a financial analysis.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  January 15

Mills Fleet Farm Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America and planning to major in selected areas of agriculture. The student must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must be a resident of selected counties in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, or Wisconsin.

Total: $1000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  January 15