Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

Application Information

Sign Up to View

ALREADY SIGNED UP? LOG IN

Amount
Awarded

$6,000

Awarded

Application Deadline

January 14

Thursday
Awarded By:

National Future Farmers of America (FFA) Organization

Number of Awards & Eligibility: Four awards offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for U.S. students.
  2. Must have a valid U.S. mailing address and attend a U.S. postsecondary institution.
  3. Must be a high school senior or undergraduate student.
  4. Must be a member of FFA.
  5. Must be less than 23 years of age at time of application.
  6. Must plan to enroll or be enrolled full time (actively attending classes and enrolled in 12 or more credit hours).
  7. Must pursue a two- or four-year degree in the field of agriculture.
  8. Must be a resident of Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, or West Virginia.
  9. Must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  10. Must be a female.
  11. Must have participated in community service.

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: 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.

Application requirements for the Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship are:

  • Application form
  • Personal statement
  • Essay
  • Financial analysis
  • Signature page
Additional Information: All applicants for this award must exhibit strong leadership skills and financial need. Please note: Students are eligible for only one scholarship as a high school senior and only one scholarship while enrolled in a postsecondary institution. Under no circumstances should a student apply twice at the same grade level. The scholarship award process is automated. Scholarship recipients are selected based on individual applications meeting eligibility and sponsor criteria requirements. Applications are scored based on the following rubric: academic achievement, 30 points maximum; leadership, 30 points maximum; community service, 10 points maximum; Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE), 30 points maximum. Selectors conduct a thorough visual review to determine the recipient(s) once narrowed down to only the top candidates. All notifications will be sent out at the end of May following the selection process. In addition, a listing of all recipients will be posted on the FFA website by May 1.

Award Amount: $2,500 annually, non-renewable. All scholarships are paid with the understanding that, unless otherwise indicated, the money will be used for tuition, fees, books, and equipment required for classes to attain a vocational diploma or college degree from a postsecondary vocational/technical school or from a college or university.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $6,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Thursday, January 14

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Thursday, January 14

Submit by the deadline.
Contact: Carrie Powers
Address: P.O. Box 68960 6060 FFA Drive Indianapolis, Indiana 46268-0960

Save time. Let us search for you.

Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results.

Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you!

Start Your Search

Save time. Let us search for you.

Narrow down over 1,000,000 scholarships with personalized results.

Get matched to scholarships that are perfect for you!

START YOUR SEARCH

Last day to enter is JUNE 15TH!
$10,000 ScholarshipPoints Giveaway

X