USDA 1890 National Scholars Program
The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is a partnership between the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities. The program awards scholarships to students attending one of 1890 Historically Black Land-Grant Universities, pursuing a bachelor degree in agriculture, natural resources, food science, nutrition, or related academic disciplines, and willing to work full-time in the USDA upon graduation.
Eligibility:- Be a U.S. citizen- Be a graduating high school senior or expect to hold a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate- Have a high school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better - Be interested in attending one of the eighteen 1890 Land-Grant Universities- Intend to study agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related academic disciplines- Demonstrate leadership and community serviceFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.