Arkansas students have a chance at college scholarships worth $1,000, thanks to a Kentucky company that develops plant and soil solutions, according to a news release.
Monty’s Plant Food Company, a company based in Louisville, Ky., is accepting applications from Arkansas students for four, $1,000 college scholarships. The awards will be made in conjunction with the National FFA Organization, formerly known as the Future Farmers of America, to high school seniors who are members.
To be eligible students must also:
• Resides in Arkansas
• 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 Grade Point Average of 3.25
• Have participated in community service
A complete list of criteria is listed online at www.montysplantfood.com.
Monty’s Plant Food Company develops plant and soil solutions for growers around the world in the agriculture, horticulture, lawn and garden and turf industries, according to the release.
Scholarship applications are available online at www.ffa.org/scholarships. The deadline to apply is Feb. 15 with awards announced in May.