Monty’s Plant Food Co., a Louisville, Kentucky-based manufacturer of plant and soil enhancement products for the agriculture industry, is now accepting applications from Arkansas students for four, $1,000 college scholarships. The awards will be made in conjunction with the National FFA Organization to high school seniors who are members of FFA.
To be eligible students must also meet criteria including:
• Resides in Arkansas (Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Maryland, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Carolina, Tennessee or Virginia residents are also eligible to apply)
• Live on a family farm
• Plan to pursue post-secondary education and study agronomy and crop science, sustainable agriculture, soil science or soil conservation
• Have a minimum high school GPA of 3.25
• Have participated in community service
A complete list of criteria is listed online at www.montysplantfood.com.
Scholarship applications are available online at www.ffa.org/scholarships. The deadline to apply is Feb. 15, 2013. The scholarships will be awarded in May.