New York Farm Bureau AG Youth Scholarship

New York Farm Bureau is encouraging high school seniors who have been involved with agriculture and plan on continuing studies in this field to apply for the New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship, sponsored by the New York Farm Bureau Promotion and Education Committee. Scholarship award amounts are $1,500 for first place, $1,200 for second and $1,000 for third place. The first place winner will be invited to present their essay at a NYFB spring event. Essay: "What do I feel is the most important challenge facing agriculture in my community and why?" This essay should be at least 300 words, but not to exceed 500 words, double spaced, using font size 12. You may be asked to present this essay orally at the district level. The first place winner will be invited to present the essay at a NYFB event. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $1,500
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Essay required: Yes

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