AFP offering five $1,500 scholarships for students
EASTON, Md. (Jan. 16, 2018) — American Farm Publications Inc., the parent company of The Delmarva Farmer offers five, $1,500 scholarships for those who will be attending college in 2018.
The scholarships are available to high school seniors and college students who are studying for a career in agriculture and have maintained a cumulative Grade Point Average of 3.5 or higher at the student’s current learning institution.
The scholarships are funded by the annual Delmarva Farmer Golf Tournament, and are available to members of farm families, to those employed in an agriculture-related field and to those who are studying for a career in agriculture.
The scholarships are open to residents of Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
Applications are available in issues of The Delmarva Farmer newspaper and available online at www.americanfarm.com.
To apply, students should fill out an application, postmarked by Wednesday, March 15 with a current transcript and an original essay limited to 500 words discussing your decision to pursue an agricultural career.
For more information about the scholarship program, contact Sean Clougherty at 410-822-3965 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
1-800-634-5021 410-822-3965 Fax- 410-822-5068
P.O. Box 2026 Easton, MD 21601-8925