The Nevada Heritage Foundation is an organization that supports education of Nevada's youth in agricultural related fields. The Foundation has developed a scholarship for those graduating from a Nevada high school and going into a trade to support agriculture or students already pursuing a trade to support agriculture. Types of trades supporting agriculture may include veterinary technology, welding and fabrication, trucking and transportation, agriculture business, horticulture, irrigation technician, animal health worker, dairy farm supervisor, and others. A strong scholarship applicant will demonstrate how their trade supports the agriculture industry and producers. The scholarship committee desires to provide financial assistance to students who exemplifies dedication to the agricultural industry.
Amount: One $2,000 award will be available.
Application deadline: Must be postmarked by July 1, 2020.
Who may apply: The 2020 scholarship award is available to any student graduating from a Nevada high school and going into a trade to support agriculture or students already pursuing a trade to support agriculture. Application requirements: Students wishing to apply for this scholarship should send: a) the completed application, b) a copy of their most current high school transcript, and c) two (2) letters of recommendation to:
Hard Copy Application:
Nevada Heritage Foundation Scholarship Committee
c/o Nevada Farm Bureau
Nevada Heritage Foundation
2165 Green Vista Drive, Ste. 205 Sparks, Nevada