Growing tomorrow’s agricultural leaders

scholarship_plantsciMGGA will present two $1,000 scholarships annually to applicants meeting either of the following qualifications:

  1. A high school senior pursuing a degree from an accredited institute of higher education, or 
  2. A current college student in good standing.

checkmarkIn addition, each applicant must:

  • Be a producer member (or have at least one parent, grandparent, or legal guardian who is a producer member) in good standing of the Montana Grain Growers Association.
  • Be enrolled as a full time student.
  • Be pursuing an agricultural related degree.
  • Provide a current official transcript.
  • Complete the enclosed application.
  • Provide two (2) nonfamily letters of reference.

checkmarkScholarship recipients will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Scholastic Achievement
  • School Involvement
  • Community Involvement
  • Essay 

checkmarkApplications must be received by MGGA no later than April 1. Successful candidates will be announced by May 1.

checkmarkApplication Instructions – Please compile documents as follows:

  1. Application and Signature Page  printer
  2. A current, official transcript.
  3. List of school and community involvement, including years of participation and any honors, offices or leadership positions held.
  4. Essay -– Describe, in a minimum of 500 words, your plans for higher education, including your professional goals and objectives.
  5. Two (2) nonfamily, sealed, letters of reference.