Tricia Braid

Nov 18, 2015  |  Today's News


The National Corn Growers Association and BASF Corporation will award five, $1,000 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree in an agriculture-related field.

Scholarship recipients will be selected in early 2016. Recipients and a parent or guardian will enjoy travel and lodging to attend the 2016 Commodity Classic in New Orleans, Louisiana, to be recognized at the NCGA Banquet and have the opportunity to learn more about modern agriculture.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant must be entering at least his/her second undergraduate year at an accredited junior college, college or university.

Applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in an agricultural, agribusiness, or an Ag vocation field.

Applicant must be an NCGA member or son/daughter of an NCGA member. Your membership in Illinois Corn Growers Association also assigns you NCGA membership.

Employees and the families of employees of NCGA or any division of BASF or their subsidiaries are not eligible for the scholarship.

Applications must be postmarked by Friday, December 11, 2015.

You may apply for the scholarship here