AgFirst is offering educational scholarships to full-time Latino and Native American students studying business and/or agricultural-related fields. Each scholarship recipient will receive $3,000 per academic year ($1,500 per semester).
Students will also have an opportunity to apply to various internships throughout the Bank. These internships will provide exposure to Farm Credit as well as the Bank’s senior leadership team. The Farm Credit System provides loans, leases, and related services to farmers, ranchers, rural homeowners, aquatic producers, timber harvesters, agribusinesses, and agricultural and rural utility cooperatives. It has more than $350 billion in assets and over 15,000 employees. Interns will learn about the Bank and its role in supporting agriculture and rural communities with reliable, consistent credit and financial services.
To apply, please complete and submit your application by March 15, 2021. Scholarship recipients will be notified of their awards by April 1, 2021. Follow this link to apply: 2021 AgFirst Scholarship Survey (surveymonkey.com)This article was posted in Finances & Scholarships.