The Salute to Agriculture event sponsored by the Darr College of Agriculture, PFI Western Store and Missouri Farm Bureau is an annual event which brings FFA chapters from around the state to participate in Ag Olympics, a meal and tickets the the PBR PFI Western Invitational.
This year we are pleased to offer academic scholarships of $2,500.00 for two students who plan to attend Missouri State University (MSU) in the fall of 2019 majoring in a program area within the Darr College of Agriculture. Submit nominations of your top two senior students who meet the following requirements:
a) The recipient(s) of this award shall be an undergraduate student(s) properly enrolled full-time at Missouri State University seeking a degree within the Darr College of Agriculture. Recipient(s) must have a high school GPA no less than a 3.0, be an active member of Future Farmers of America (FFA) and must attend the 2018 Salute to Agriculture Event.
b) The student(s) will hold the scholarship for one academic year. The scholarship may not be renewed.
c) The final choice of the recipient(s) of this award will be made by the Office of Financial Aid acting upon the recommendation of the Dean of the Darr College of Agriculture and the Agriculture Scholarship Selection Committee.
d) This fund will be administered without discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, political affiliation or sexual orientation.
Nominations must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Friday, September 6. Nominations submitted after the date will not be considered.