The NCGA William C. Berg Academic Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship Program is now open. Eligible candidates should be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in an agricultural, agribusiness, or an Ag vocation field. Five best applicants will be awarded the scholarship. The deadline is 1 December every year.
Each winner will receive $1,000.
Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate degree in any field.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Applicant must be entering at least his/her second undergraduate year at an accredited junior college, college or university.
- Applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in an agricultural, agribusiness, or an Ag vocation field.
- Applicant must be an NCGA member or son/daughter of an NCGA member.
- Employees and the families of employees of NCGA or any division of BASF or their subsidiaries are noteligible for the scholarship.
The United States citizens may apply this scholarship.
Students are required to write 500-word essay on “Why I am pursuing an agriculture-related career”. Please go to the link below to see further instruction.