AGCO Corporation Scholarships

Sponsoring Organization: National FFA Organization

Purpose: To provide financial assistance to FFA members interested in studying an agricultural field in college.

Eligibility: This program is open to current members who are either high school seniors or high school graduates preparing to enroll in their first year of education beyond high school. Applicants must be planning to pursue a 4-year college degree in agricultural engineering, agricultural mechanization, agricultural economics, agricultural communications, or agribusiness. Financial need is not considered in the selection process.

To Study: Agriculture and agricultural sciences, Business administration, Communications, Economics, agricultural, Engineering, agricultural

Award: Stipends are $2,000 or $1,000. Funds are paid directly to the recipient.

Duration: 1 year.

Special Features: Funding for these scholarships is provided by AGCO Corporation.

Number Awarded: 6 each year: 4 at $2,000 and 2 at $1,000.

Deadline: February of each year.

Other Sponsors: National FFA Organization, AGCO Corporation

Credits: Copyright, 2002, Reference Service Press

Contact Information:

Award's full name: AGCO Corporation Scholarships

National FFA Organization
Attn: Scholarship Office
6060 FFA Drive
P.O. Box 68960
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

Ph: (317) 802-4321

Fax: (317) 802-5321

Email: aboutffa@ffa.org

Website: www.ffa.org

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Award Requirements:

Residency Requirements: United States

Tenability Locations: United States

Deadline Date: February

Personal Characteristics: Traditional age; US citizen or permanent resident

Current Education Level: High School Sophomores

Kind of School: 4-year College/University

Organizations: FFA Membership

Activities Supported: Study

Need Requirements: Need Based; Considered, but not required

Amount Awarded: $1000-$2999

Type of Program: Scholarship

Degree Type: Undergraduates

Field of Study: Agriculture in General; Agricultural Economics; Business Administration; Communications in General; Engineering, Agricultural