Scholarships Available to Ag Majors
Due in January
UA Yuma Alumni - For AWC ag students transferring to the University of Arizona.
Due in March
AZ Crop Protection Association - For ag students pursuing an ag degree at any Arizona institution.
AWC Foundation (Ben Nakasawa/Louie Estupinan/Charles Ennis Rice) - Several scholarships available to current ag students and those that plan on transferring.
UA College of Ag & Life Sciences - Students attending the University of Arizona and pursuing an ag degree are eligible.
Due in April
AZ Cotton Ginners Assoc. - Intended for a student from Arizona whose Parent/Grandparent is an employee of an Arizona Cotton Gin or whose Parent/Grandparent is an Associate Member of Arizona Cotton Ginners Association involved in business directly related to the cotton ginning industry.
Yuma County Ag Producers - Applicants must be pursuing an ag degree and intend to work in Yuma County. Contact Tanya Hodges at email@example.com or 271-9560.
CHS Foundation - First-year ag students at any two-year college are invited to apply.
CA Pest Control Advisors (Desert Valleys Chapter) - Applicants must be from Southern California or Western Arizona and pursuing an ag based degree. Contact Information
Charles P. Lake/Rain for Rent - Applicants will have completed their freshman year and pursuing an ag degree. Application
Arizona Nursery Association - Applicants must be pursuing a horticulture or plant based degree and plan to enter the nursery or horticultural industry.
Due in May
CA Pest Control Advisors/Syngenta (Stanley W. Strew Educ Fund) - Applicants must be completing their sophomore or junior year and plan to pursue a career in pest management.
Arizona Farm Bureau, Yuma County - Intended for a graduating high school senior pursuing an ag degree.
*The AWC and UA Ag Faculty send out scholarship applications periodically, email Holly Clements to be added to the listserv.
*Due dates change on a yearly basis, it is the student's responsibility to contact the scholarship agency or company to verify application deadlines.