This awesome scholarship opportunity came across my desk today and I knew I had to run and post about it!
FULL tuition, employment, employee benefits, fees, books, and room and board each year for up to 4 years???!!! This is what the USDA 1890 National Scholars Program offers.
So, what are the requirements? Here's a quick overview, but visit the website for a full list!
Pursuing a bachelor's degree at the following universities:
Alabama A&M University; Alcorn State University (Mississippi); Central State University (Ohio); Delaware State University; Florida A&M University; Fort Valley State University (Georgia); Kentucky State University; Langston University (Oklahoma); Lincoln University (Missouri); North Carolina A&T State University; Prairie View A&M University (Texas); South Carolina State University; Southern University (Louisiana); Tennessee State University; Tuskegee University (Alabama); University of Arkansas Pine Bluff; University of Maryland Eastern Shore; Virginia State University; West Virginia State University
Interested in the following majors:
Agriculture; Agricultural Business/Management; Agricultural Economics; Agricultural Engineering/Mechanics; Agricultural Production and Technology; Agronomy or Crop Science; Animal Sciences; Botany; Food Sciences/Technology; Forestry and Related Sciences; Home Economics/Nutrition; Horticulture; Natural Resources Management; Soil Conservation/Soil Science; Farm and Range Management; or other related disciplines, (e.g. non-medical biological sciences, pre-veterinary medicine, computer science)
Important Note! All application materials must be postmarked by Wednesday, January 31, 2018, and sent to the university (or universities) selected by the applicant to attend. (University addresses and contact information are included in the back of the application.)