The United States Department of Agriculture is excitingly offering a helping hand to the students of California. This department is willing to support the students with their education. To offer support, The United State Department Of Agriculture is granting scholarships for students pursuing their education in agriculture. The students of Cuesta College have a great opportunity to apply for this scholarship. Applicants must have completed at least three Ag courses at Cuesta College.
The United States Department Of Agriculture is inclined to contribute to students who show interest in the fields related to agriculture. They wish to provide financial support to the students pursuing their education in agriculture. The amount of scholarship will reduce the financial burden of students. It’ll also provide various opportunities for the students. With no financial stress and many opportunities available before them, they’ll focus on their education and reach closer to their goals.
The U.S.Department of Agriculture comprises 29 agencies and offices with nearly 100,000 employees who strive to serve the American people. The main objective of this department is Farm Production and Conservation. They take efforts to promote agriculture production. Also, they offer financial support to the students who wish to contribute to agriculture in the future.
Candidates must check the table below for more information about the scholarships:
|Organization||The United States Department of Agriculture|
|Educational Level||Agriculture transfer students|
|Number of Awards||5|
|Application Deadline||April 12, 2021|
|Requirement||Application, transcript, FAFSA|
Who May Be Eligible
Eligibility criteria for the Agriculture transfer students scholarship are as follows:
- Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a university for the Fall 2021 intake.
- Candidates must have completed at least two Agriculture courses at Cuesta College with good academic standing.
How to Apply
Interested applicants must submit the Agriculture transfer students scholarship application form online. Students must attach all the documents with the application. Fellows are requested to submit complete applications before the deadline. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered for a scholarship.
- Applicants must submit their acceptance letters that will show confirmation from the university that the applicant has the intent to enroll/will be attending in Fall 2021
- Candidates must attach their GPA scorecard with the application.
- Individuals must submit documents that prove that the student needs financial assistance. This document must be determined by Financial Aid.
Five students will be selected as winners for the Agriculture transfer students scholarship. Each student will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship reward. These scholarships encourage students to focus on their academics. With the help of scholarships, students can pay for their educational expenses.
Applications are currently open. The deadline for the Agriculture transfer students scholarship is Monday, April 12, 2021.