2009 Florida Agri-Women Scholarships

Gary Cooper Cattle, Citrus, Florida, General, Nursery Crops, Specialty Crops, Sugar, Vegetables

In 2009, two $500 scholarships will be awarded by Florida Agri-Women to two female students based on academic standing, service to the community and leadership. One scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshman or current undergraduate college student, and the other scholarship will be awarded to a current M.S. or Ph.D. student. Applicants must be female, a U.S. citizen, a Florida resident, and must be majoring in an agricultural -related field of study. Scholarship applications and instructions may be downloaded at http://floridaagriwomen.org/, and completed packets should be mailed to Kelly Vineyard, 19703 NW 20th Ave. Newberry, FL 32669. All applications must be postmarked by Friday, June 12, 2009. Award recipients will be presented with their scholarship award at Florida Agri-Women’s 6th Annual Founder’s Day Dinner, which will be held Saturday, August 15, 2009, at 6:30p.m., at the Embassy Suites Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, Florida.