Georgia Foundation For Agriculture Scholarships

The Georgia Foundation for Agriculture strives to provide students with an opportunity to succeed
as they study agriculture-related courses of study. There are several scholarship opportunities available
to students, each with varying criteria and eligibility requirements.

 

2021 Georgia Foundation Scholarship For Agriculture

The purpose of the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture Scholarship for Agriculture is to assist
outstanding students who plan to pursue a career focusing on agriculture and who exhibit
leadership skills for active involvement in the agriculture sector. The Foundation will award 10
scholarships of $3,000 each. For the first time, the top 3 ranking applicants will be eligible
for an additional $1,000 bonus.

 

To be eligible, applicant must: be a Georgia resident; be majoring in agriculture and environmental
sciences, family and consumer sciences or a related agriculture field; finish high school within
the year student is applying for the scholarship; be engaged in leadership activities in high school;
must be planning to enroll in a unit of The University System of Georgia, Berry College or Emmanuel
College, OR any accredited college/university in Georgia with an agriculture program during the
2021-2022 academic year; and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA during their first semester of college.

 

Please note: the scholarship will be applied to the spring semester.

 

A listing of schools within the University System of Georgia, and a sampling of eligible academic areas
of study, can be found here

 

Application deadline is March 1, 2021.

 

To apply, CLICK HERE

 

2021 Technical College Scholarship For Agriculture
The purpose of the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture Technical College Scholarship for Agriculture
is to assist outstanding students who plan to pursue a career focusing on agriculture from a
technical school or program. The Foundation will award 4 scholarships of $1,500 each.

 

To be eligible, applicant must: be a Georgia resident; be majoring in an area of agriculture or
agriculturally related field of study; must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a Georgia accredited
technical college during the 2021-2022 academic year; and have a minimum 2.8 GPA.

 

A listing of schools within the Technical College System of Georgia, and a
sampling of eligible academic areas of study,
can be found here

 

Application deadline is March 1, 2021.

 

To apply, CLICK HERE

 

2021 Rising College Junior/Senior Scholarship For Agriculture
The purpose of the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture Rising College Junior/Senior Scholarship for
Agriculture is to assist outstanding students who have been pursuing an academic career
focusing on agriculture and who have exhibited leadership skills for active involvement in the
agriculture sector while in college. The Foundation will award 8 scholarships of $2,000 each.

 

Students submitting an application must be a Georgia resident majoring in agriculture and
environmental sciences, family and consumer sciences or a related agriculture field. They must
be a sophomore or junior with at least two semesters of college work remaining to receive their
undergraduate degree from a unit of The University System of Georgia, Berry College or Emmanuel
College, OR any accredited college/university in Georgia with an agriculture program. Applicants
must be engaged in leadership activities in college, and must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

 

Application deadline is March 1, 2021.

 

To apply, CLICK HERE

 

2021 UGA College Of Veterinary Medicine Scholarship
The purpose of the Georgia Foundation for Agriculture UGA College of Veterinary Medicine
Scholarship is to assist outstanding students who have elected to focus on the area of large
animal / food animal practice. The Foundation will award 2 scholarships of $5,000 each.

 

Students submitting an application must be a Georgia resident, and a current Veterinary Medicine
student specializing in large animal / food animal practice, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

 

Application deadline is March 1, 2021.

 

To apply, CLICK HERE