College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

Baltimore County Farm Bureau Scholarship

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Scholarship Description

One scholarship will be offered to an agricultural curriculum major and two scholarships will be offered to all curriculum majors. Selections will be made by a committee designated by the Baltimore County Board of Directors. Scholarship recipients will be announced before the close of the school year. 

Winners and their families will be invited to attend the Baltimore County Farm Bureau annual meeting in November. The committee reserves the right to interview scholarship applicants if they feel it necessary. This is an annual scholarship.

 


Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be high school seniors starting college in the fall, or full-time college students at a community college or four-year institution. Applicants or their parents/guardians MUST be members of Baltimore County Farm Bureau.

No student can receive this scholarship more than four times.


Application Information

To apply, students must return the attached application and an unsigned essay on “What do you think agriculture in Maryland will look like in 2030 and how can the Farm Bureau organization support those in the industry?” The essay should not exceed two pages using a minimum of a 10-point font size. The selection committee will evaluate each essay anonymously. 

Contact Tim Lapanne (tlapanne@umd.edu) for a copy of the application form.


Contact Information

Tim Lapanne

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