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Taking on a leadership is no easy task. It requires a strong knowledge, skill, and humility. Leaders are those that we look to for direction, inspiration, advice, and to keep us going when things get tough. If you’ve taken on a leadership role, whether it was for your school’s sport team, club, outside organization, or volunteer group, you may be qualified to earn free money for college. Leadership scholarships reward students who show skills in motivating others in and out of the classroom. If you’re a leader, check out this list of leadership scholarships to help add to your college savings. For even more scholarships, be sure to fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Bunge North America, Inc. Scholarship

U.S. high school seniors and currently enrolled students pursuing a two- or four-year degree in select agriculture majors are eligible for this award. Students must be members of the FFA, have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, and reside in one of the 48 contiguous United States.

Total: $1000 Awards:  8
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Case IH Future Farmer Scholarship

This scholarship is for U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are members of Future Farmers of America and live on a family farm. Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and pursue a four-year degree in select areas of agriculture.

Total: $1000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Cheryl Dant Hennesy Scholarship

This award is available for female members of the Future Farmers of America who are currently high school seniors and planning to enroll in a college or university full time. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and be residents of Georgia, Kentucky, or Tennessee.

Total: $1250 Awards:  3
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Church & Dwight Company Inc. Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. members of the Future Farmers of America (FFA) who are pursuing a four-year degree in animal nutrition, animal or dairy science, agricultural business management, finance, sales and marketing, or agricultural engineering. Applicants must be enrolled or plan to enroll full time and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Consolidated Grain & Barge Co. Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate students who are members of Future Farmers of America pursuing a four-year degree in selected agricultural fields and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Students must be residents of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, or Oklahoma.

Total: $1500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Cooperative Credit Company Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America and residents of IL, IA, MN, OH, SD, or WI. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and major in selected agricultural fields.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  February 1
2019

CSX Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America and residents of FL, GA, IL, KY, MD, NY, OH, SC, TN, and WV. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and major in select areas of agriculture or fields related to railroad, trucking or logistics.

Total: $1000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Darling Ingredients, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America and pursuing a four-year degree in selected agricultural fields. Students must attend a land-grant college in CO, IL, IN, IA, KS, NE, or WI.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Dean Foods Company Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who plan to pursue a four-year degree in dairy science, livestock management, sustainable agriculture, food science and technology, or pre-vet/vet sciences. Students must exhibit strong leadership skills and financial need and have participated in community service. Please note: Non-FFA members are eligible to apply.

Total: $1000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Donald N. McDowell Memorial Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are residents of Wisconsin and members of the Future Farmers of America. Applicant must pursue a four-year degree in any area of agriculture and plan to enroll full time.

Total: $400 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 1
2019

DuPont/Delaware FFA Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America and residents of Delaware. The student must pursue a four-year degree in agricultural sciences or agricultural education, and must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Earl F. "Doc" Kantner Scholarship

This scholarship is for Ohio high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America who plan to attend The Ohio State University to pursue a degree in any area of agriculture. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, exhibit strong leadership skills, and have participated in community service.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 1
2019