USDA/1890 National Scholarship Program
The USDA has recently announced that the Scholarship Program now has 2 components for applicants:
1. High School Seniors: USDA/1890 National Scholars Program 2013 High School Application
2. College/university students entering their sophomore or junior year at an accredited school in the U.S.: USDA/1890 National Scholars Program 2013 College Application
To recruit students for Agricultural and Science based careers. It provides full tuition, room/board, books, a laptop (including software), and summer employment.
- The student must major in one of the following subjects:
Biological, Agricultural (or related) Science, Business, Computer Science (see Section I of application)
- The student must have a high school GPA of 3.0 or better and a composite score of 21 or more on the ACT (see General Eligibility section of application).
Of interest: DAES Mission Enhancement Scholarship Application