NDFB Foundation awards scholarshipsStudents around the state have been awarded scholarships through the North Dakota Farm Bureau Foundation.
Students around the state have been awarded scholarships through the North Dakota Farm Bureau Foundation.
The scholarships are a project of the NDFB Promotion and Education Committee. This year $3,000 in scholarships were awarded.
Scholarships awarded to students in this area are:
* the Becki Palmer Scholarship for High School Seniors honors a North Dakota Farm Bureau employee who lost her battle with cancer in 2006. Winners of this $500 scholarship are: Alex Lies, Cathay, and Trevor Alber, Marion.
* the NDFB Agriculture Scholarship is for an undergraduate student majoring in agriculture who has completed or will be completing his or her freshman year of post-secondary school. The winner of this $500 scholarship is Sara Scott, Spiritwood.
* the Farm Bureau Family Membership Scholarship is awarded to a current Farm Bureau member or family member who has or will have completed his or her freshman year of college. The winner of this $500 scholarship is Amy Noel, Linton.
Applications for the 2013 scholarships will be available in December. Visit the NDFB website at www.ndfb.org/edusafe for a listing of scholarships available. Scholarship applications are due April 15 each year.
For more information on the scholarships or on the Promotion and Education Committee programs, contact Joey Tigges, 701-298-2227 or firstname.lastname@example.org.