Do you know any college students interested in pursuing a career in production agriculture? Want to know more about the latest trends and technology in agriculture? Apply today for the National Collegiate FFA New Century Farmer Conference. This week-long conference will equip students to be a cutting-edge farmer or rancher after they graduate from college. The 50 selected participants will do industry tours, commodity-specific sessions, learn about business planning, create a vision for their farm and more.
The application can be found by clicking here.
For more information, visit the NCF
Applications close Feb. 15 at 5 p.m. Eastern.
Any questions on either application can be sent to the collegiate team firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like a challenging and fun summer research experience in Sustainable Bioenergy please see the message below and the attached file. We have openings in Agriculture Economics, Agronomy, Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Grain Science and Industry, and Sociology.
Kansas State University is now accepting applications for the summer 2014 Research Experience for Undergraduates program May 27, 2014 - August 1, 2014. The application deadline is February 15, 2014.
The Kansas State University Center for Sustainable Energy seeks applications for its summer 2014 REU program in sustainable bioenergy funded by the National Science Foundation. Total value of this program is $7,600.00 per student.
Eligibility: We accept students from all science, agricultural, and engineering majors and class years. Applicants must be American citizens or permanent residents. First-generation college students, members of ethnic minority groups, females in STEM disciplines, and other under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply. No previous laboratory or research experience is required.
Program Overview: The research you will receive in this program under the guidance of faculty mentors will advance your state of knowledge in sustainable energy. You will participate in "hands-on" experiences with processing agricultural biomass, experiencing the physical environment of industrial-scale biomass processing with all its limitations and opportunities. Students will also meet people that actually perform the work to produce renewable energy in the communities where they live.
Please note: We have applied to NSF for a program renewal - we should be notified by NSF in the Jan/Feb 2014 timeframe on the status of our program renewal.
Program website: http://cse.ksu.edu/REU
Application link (deadline: February 15, 2014): https://cse.engg.ksu.edu/REU/app
The 2014 Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship Program is now open. All applications must be made through the National FFA. You can access information about the program along with application materials (during the enrollment period) at the FFA's website<http://www.ffa.org/index.cfm?method=c_programs.Scholarships>. Please check back to learn more about upcoming scholarship opportunities. http://mahindrausa.com/Community/women_in_ag