Application deadline is June 15, 2012
Four ag students will be awarded $1,500 scholarships
Students must reside in or attend school in CO, ID, MI, MN, MT, ND, NE, OR, WA, WY
Greensboro, N.C., USA – The deadline for the 2012 Syngenta Sugarbeet Scholarship is looming. Eligible students are encouraged to apply by June 15, 2012. Four students will be awarded $1,500 scholarships.
“Syngenta continues to invest in what matters to our customers, starting with the future leaders of the sugarbeet industry," said Tyler Ring, Syngenta crop portfolio head for sugarbeets. “With the help of our scholarship program, the next generation of sugarbeet leaders is being equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to contribute to the advancement of the sugarbeet industry."
Eligibility criteria include: 1) Current high school seniors OR college freshmen, sophomores or juniors; 2) Students majoring (or intending to major) in an agriculture-related field; 3) Students who will attend college during the 2012-2013 school year; 4) Students who attend school or reside in one of the following sugarbeet growing regions: Region 1: ID, WA, OR; Region 2: ND, MN; Region 3: WY, CO, NE, MT; Region 4: MI; 5) Students who are involved in 4-H, FFA and/or the sugarbeet industry.
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