Agriculture Scholarships Available

SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLE:

The Barron County Commission on Agriculture is pleased to announce its 2018 Scholarship Program.  The Commission on Agriculture offers $750 scholarships to students currently enrolled in post-high school education or to students planning to pursue post-high school education.  Preference may be given to students planning to study in agricultural and natural resources related majors and programs.  Applicants whose families are engaged in agricultural businesses may also be given preference in the selection process.

Scholarship applications are available from the Barron County UW-Extension Office, high school agricultural instructors and school guidance counselors.

Applications for the scholarship are due at the Barron County UW-Extension Office by April 2, 2018.

Funds used for the Barron County Commission on Agriculture Scholarship come from the proceeds of the sale of the Barron County Lime Quarry.  The Commission on Agriculture encourages and accepts donations to the scholarship fund and other activities of the Commission that promote agriculture.  

For more information contact the Barron County UW-Extension Office, at 715-537-6250.