Golden Opportunity Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,500
Awards Available: 3

At this year's State Fair Golden Opportunity Gilt Sale the California Pork Producers Association's will provide three scholarships to graduating seniors and/or first-year college students pursuing an academic career in agriculture, preferably with an emphasis in the swine industry.

Purpose: To provide financial assistance to students pursuing an academic program in an agricultural related field, preferably with a focus in the swine industry.

Application Deadline: June 20, 2020. Late or incomplete applications will be not be accepted.

Award: Three $1,500 scholarships

Eligibility: Must be a 2019 California State Fair Junior Swine Exhibitor, Graduating High School Senior and/or first year student enrolled in either a recognized California or Out-of-State Community College or State University and have a minimum of a 2.50 GPA.

Application Requirements:

A) Completed application.

B) Verification of enrollment in a recognized California or Out-of-State Community College or State University.

C) Two Letters of Recommendation.

D) One page essay on short term and long-term goals along with career objectives, involvement with the California swine industry, work experience, and related achievements and honors.

E) Copy of Transcripts.

F) Verification of paid State Fair entry fees.

The following shall apply to Scholarship Recipients:

A) Funds shall be placed in an account at the school to be attended or attending.

B) Funds shall only be applied to school tuition, books, and supplies.

C) All or part of these funds may be used at any time during the academic year of award.

D) If the recipient fails to maintain a 2.50 overall CPA, the remaining funds shall be forfeited and returned to the scholarship fund.

View Scholarship
"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship - $2,000
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...
View Details
"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship - $7,000
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...
View Details
Be Bold Scholarship - $25,050
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...
View Details
$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students - $10,000
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...
View Details
Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship - $2,000
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...
View Details