Hancock County FB Scholarships
The objective of the Hancock County Farm Bureau Foundation scholarship program is to provide scholarships to college bound students who major in agriculture, agribusiness, ag- related courses or have a general interest in agriculture, and to support students with an agriculture background. These scholarships are awarded on the basis of exceptional scholastic ability and/or financial need. Three scholarships are typically awarded in the amount of $1000.00 each. One scholarship may be given in general studies/other major. Previous scholarship winners are not eligible to apply. Only typed applications will be reviewed by the judges.
All applicants must meet these eligibility guidelines:
A) Be a high school senior, high school graduate or current college student;
B) Exhibit potential for successful completion of course of study;
C) Be a resident of Illinois; and
D) Be a Hancock County Farm Bureau member or dependent of a member at the time of the award.
The criteria for awarding the scholarships are as follows:
(1) Academic performance and honors
(2) Rank in class
- Demonstrate an interest in agriculture and agribusiness
- Financial need
- Evidence of self-help. How is the student contributing financially to his/her education?
- Character and personality
(4) Industriousness and motivation
(5) Intellectual interest
(6) Moral character
(7) Demonstrated leadership
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or...
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered...
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship...
To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships...
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school...