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NWFCS – Minority Scholarships – Due March 1st, 2018

Minority Scholarships

This scholarship recognizes and supports academic achievement in minority students in professions of Agriculture, Finance or Business in the Northwest. Four $2,000 scholarships will be awarded based on the criteria below.

Deadline

The deadline to submit an application for a Minority Scholarship is March 1 each year. Apply now.

Eligibility

Enrolled university students who meet all of the following qualifications are eligible to apply. Applicants must:

  • be attending an accredited four-year university located in one of the following Northwest states:  Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, or Utah;
  • be pursuing a degree in one of the following areas of study:  Business, Accounting, Agricultural Business, Finance, or Economics;
  • be a member of one of the following ethnic minority groups: African American or Black, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, or Pacific Islander;
  • be a U.S. citizen or legal resident of the United States;
  • be of sophomore standing or higher, and enrolled full time (12 or more credits);
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; and
  • not be a previous winner of a Northwest FCS college scholarship.

For more information, and how to apply, visit https://www.northwestfcs.com/en/Stewardship/Youth/minority-scholarships