(ANKENY) Iowa high school seniors planning to study agriculture in college can apply for one of ten $1,500 scholarships awarded from the Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) this year.
Applications must be postmarked no later than March 1. Scholarship winners will be notified by April 30. Application forms for the ISA’s Ag Scholarship Program are available at www.iasoybeans.com or from high school guidance counselors.
Applications will be accepted from high school seniors who reside in Iowa and plan to attend any ag-related college or university. Other criteria includes: accumulated GPA of 3.0, community involvement, leadership experience, future plans in agriculture, a short essay regarding the student’s role in the future of agriculture and three letters of recommendation. Preference will be given to applicants whose parents or grandparents are or become policy dues-paying ISA members.