Technical School/Community College Scholarship Program

Technical School/Community College Scholarship Program

For rural America to remain strong and vibrant, it needs a diverse workforce. Farmers need highly skilled workers, trained in the latest technology, to ensure that their farm operation runs smoothly.


Whether your educational pursuits are agricultural, mechanical, construction, engineering, or aviation-related, we want to help further your training.


NCGA will provide five $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing a degree at a technical school.


Eligibility Requirements
  • Applicant must be an NCGA member or son/daughter of an NCGA member. 

  • The application must be submitted by December 3, 2021, by 11:59 Central Time.

  • Scholarships are for one year. Previous recipients may not apply.


Application Packet Must Contain:
  • Complete online application

  • Three letters of recommendation (at least two must be from non-family members, and at least one should be from a faculty member.)

  • Current resume

  • 500-word essay OR Link to a 2-3-minute YouTube video on “How I will be an advocate for agriculture in my future career.”