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Top 74 Agriculture Scholarships in April 2024

Written by Will Geiger

Will Geiger is the co-founder of Scholarships360 and has a decade of experience in college admissions and financial aid. He is a former Senior Assistant Director of Admissions at Kenyon College where he personally reviewed 10,000 admissions applications and essays. Will also managed the Kenyon College merit scholarship program and served on the financial aid appeals committee. He has also worked as an Associate Director of College Counseling at a high school in New Haven, Connecticut. Will earned his master’s in education from the University of Pennsylvania and received his undergraduate degree in history from Wake Forest University.

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Gabriel Jimenez-Ekman is a content editor and writer at Scholarships360. He has managed communications and written content for a diverse array of organizations, including a farmer’s market, a concert venue, a student farm, an environmental NGO, and a PR agency. Gabriel graduated from Kenyon College with a degree in sociology.

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Updated: April 1st, 2024

If you’re passionate about agriculture and want to pursue a degree in this field, you should consider applying for agriculture scholarships. There are scholarships available for students who are studying agriculture-related fields, such as animal science, crop science, and agricultural economics. With the world population growing, there is an increasing demand for professionals who can help to feed the world sustainably, and agriculture scholarships can help you to get the education you need to make a difference.

Keep on reading to learn more about our verified scholarship opportunities for agriculture majors.

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$10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship

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1 award worth $10,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

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The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high…Show More

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high…Show More

The Scholarships360 $10,000 “No Essay” Scholarship is open to all students who want some extra help paying for their education. Whether you are a high school student who hopes to go to college, a graduate student who’s in a master’s program, or an adult learner who wants to return to school, you are eligible for our no essay scholarship. This scholarship will be awarded to students who get the most out of Scholarships360 scholarships and content. You will be a strong applicant if you apply to scholarships with the Scholarships360 platform. Finalists for this scholarship will be interviewed about their process for funding their education.Show Less

1 award worth $10,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
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$2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship

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Offered by Sallie Mae

Easy Application
1 award worth $2,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students

Offered by Sallie Mae

Easy Application

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for…

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for…

Sallie Mae will award $2,000 each month to eligible entrants. No essay or account sign-ups, just a simple scholarship for those seeking help paying for school.

1 award worth $2,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level HS Upperclassmen, College & Graduate Students
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Leslie & Helen R. Wilson Memorial Scholarship

Offered by Willa Cather Foundation

1 award worth $500
Deadline Apr 20, 2024
Grade Level High School Senior

Offered by Willa Cather Foundation

Are you a college-bound high school senior residing in Webster County, Nebraska, who plans to enroll in a two- or four-year post-secondary program to pursue…Show More

Are you a college-bound high school senior residing in Webster County, Nebraska, who plans to enroll in a two- or four-year post-secondary program to pursue…Show More

Are you a college-bound high school senior residing in Webster County, Nebraska, who plans to enroll in a two- or four-year post-secondary program to pursue an agriculture-related degree? Further, are you actively involved in your local house of worship and community? If so, the Leslie & Helen R. Wilson Memorial Scholarship may be a great opportunity for you! Each year, the scholarship awards $500 to one applicant who is set to graduate in the top one-third of their high school graduating class and is actively involved in their local house of worship (e.g. church, mosque, synagogue, temple, etc.) and community. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

1 award worth $500
Deadline Apr 20, 2024
Grade Level High School Senior
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$40,000 Build a College List Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by The College Board

Easy Application
Multiple awards worth up to $40,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Junior

Offered by The College Board

Easy Application

Create a college list with six schools you're considering - no minimum GPA or essay required!

Create a college list with six schools you're considering - no minimum GPA or essay required!

Create a college list with six schools you're considering - no minimum GPA or essay required!

Multiple awards worth up to $40,000
Deadline Jun 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Junior
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Arizona Nursery Association Foundation Scholarship

Offered by Arizona Nursery Association

Multiple awards worth $500 - $5,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level College & Graduate Students

Offered by Arizona Nursery Association

The Arizona Nursery Association Foundation annually awards between $500 and $5,000 to Arizona residents who are currently or planning to be enrolled in a horticultural-related…Show More

The Arizona Nursery Association Foundation annually awards between $500 and $5,000 to Arizona residents who are currently or planning to be enrolled in a horticultural-related…Show More

The Arizona Nursery Association Foundation annually awards between $500 and $5,000 to Arizona residents who are currently or planning to be enrolled in a horticultural-related program at a university, community college, or continuing education program. Applicants must also be currently employed or have an interest in the nursery industry as a career, and display involvement in extra-curricular activities related to the industry. The scholarship deadline falls on April 30th of every year. If you're an Arizona resident and college student with a passion for horticulture, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth $500 - $5,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level College & Graduate Students
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Niche $25,000 “No Essay” Scholarship

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Offered by Niche

Easy Application
1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Niche

Easy Application

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

Easy scholarship open to all high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in the next year!

1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
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Pennsylvania Targeted Industry Program (PA-TIP)

Offered by Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency

Multiple awards worth $6,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency

Are you a Pennsylvania resident pursuing a career in Energy, Health, Advanced Materials and Diversified Manufacturing, or Agriculture and Food Production? If so, the Pennsylvania…Show More

Are you a Pennsylvania resident pursuing a career in Energy, Health, Advanced Materials and Diversified Manufacturing, or Agriculture and Food Production? If so, the Pennsylvania…Show More

Are you a Pennsylvania resident pursuing a career in Energy, Health, Advanced Materials and Diversified Manufacturing, or Agriculture and Food Production? If so, the Pennsylvania Targeted Industry Program (PA-TIP) may be a great opportunity for you! Each year, the program awards up to $6,000 to Pennsylvania residents to cover educational costs and living expenses. To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. Citizens or eligible noncitizens, residing in Pennsylvania, and enrolled in an approved program of study that is at least 10 weeks but less than two academic years in length. Check out the scholarship's website for a complete list of eligible schools and majors. If you're eligible, don't miss out on this incredible opportunity! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth $6,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students
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Les Dames d’Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter Scholarship

Offered by Les Dames d'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter

Multiple awards worth $1,500 - $2,500
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Les Dames d'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter

The Les Dames d'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter Scholarship is a fantastic opportunity for female students in food-related fields (such as culinary, food science, dietetics, nutrition,…Show More

The Les Dames d'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter Scholarship is a fantastic opportunity for female students in food-related fields (such as culinary, food science, dietetics, nutrition,…Show More

The Les Dames d'Escoffier International, Colorado Chapter Scholarship is a fantastic opportunity for female students in food-related fields (such as culinary, food science, dietetics, nutrition, beverage and fermentation, hospitality and restaurant management, animal science, agriculture, or family and consumer sciences) attending schools in Colorado. The scholarship is awarded based on financial need, academic performance, and personal/professional accomplishments. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, don't miss out on this chance to further your education and career in the food industry! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth $1,500 - $2,500
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students
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$25k “Be Bold” No-Essay Scholarship

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Offered by Bold.org

Easy Application
1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels

Offered by Bold.org

Easy Application

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

Open to high school students, college students, community college students, and graduate students.

1 award worth $25,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level All Grade Levels
Apply

Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant

Offered by The Kansas Board of Regents

Multiple awards worth up to $1,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students

Offered by The Kansas Board of Regents

Are you a Kansas high school (or home school) graduate (or GED holder) who is enrolled in or has been accepted for admission to a…Show More

Are you a Kansas high school (or home school) graduate (or GED holder) who is enrolled in or has been accepted for admission to a…Show More

Are you a Kansas high school (or home school) graduate (or GED holder) who is enrolled in or has been accepted for admission to a career technical education program? If so, you may be eligible for the Kansas Career Technical Workforce Grant! Each year, the grant awards up to $1,000 per year to multiple Kansas residents enrolled in technical certificate or associate of applied science degree programs in a high cost, high demand and critical industry field. To be considered, applicants must submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), the State of Kansas Student Aid Application, and have an official at their higher educational institution complete the Career Technical Workforce Grant Verification Form. If you're a Kansas resident in an eligible technical certificate or associate of applied science program, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $1,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level College Students
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Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund

Offered by Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level College & Graduate Students

Offered by Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund

The Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund is a fantastic opportunity for students pursuing a career in the Maritime Industry and/or International Trade. This scholarship is awarded…Show More

The Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund is a fantastic opportunity for students pursuing a career in the Maritime Industry and/or International Trade. This scholarship is awarded…Show More

The Merchants Exchange Scholarship Fund is a fantastic opportunity for students pursuing a career in the Maritime Industry and/or International Trade. This scholarship is awarded based on merit to students who are currently enrolled in a 4-year college/university, a 2-year institutional degree program, or a US Coast Guard-approved course. Graduate students are also eligible. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and a declared major/minor related to the Maritime Industry and/or International Trade. To apply, students must complete a short online application, provide certified academic transcripts, and submit one letter of recommendation. The scholarship can be used towards tuition, fees, and books, and awards are dispersed to the recipient's institution of learning by September. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to further your education and advance your career!Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level College & Graduate Students
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$10,000 CollegeXpress Scholarship

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Offered by CollegeXpress

Easy Application
1 award worth $10,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by CollegeXpress

Easy Application

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

Annual $10k scholarship from CollegeXpress open to all high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors.

1 award worth $10,000
Deadline May 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
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Benton/Sherburne Corn Growers Student Scholarship Award Program

Offered by Minnesota Corn Growers Association

2 awards worth $2,500
Deadline Jun 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students

Offered by Minnesota Corn Growers Association

Are you a current or incoming post-secondary student pursuing a career in an agricultural related field? Further, do you and your family reside in a…Show More

Are you a current or incoming post-secondary student pursuing a career in an agricultural related field? Further, do you and your family reside in a…Show More

Are you a current or incoming post-secondary student pursuing a career in an agricultural related field? Further, do you and your family reside in a school district being served by the Benton/Sherburne Corn Growers service area in Minnesota? If so, you may be eligible for the Benton/Sherburne Corn Growers Student Scholarship Award Program! Each year, the program awards $2,500 to help two eligible agricultural students afford their college education. If you fit the criteria, and you want to pursue your passion for agriculture, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

2 awards worth $2,500
Deadline Jun 1, 2024
Grade Level High School Seniors & College Students
Get Started

Oregon Sheep Growers Association Memorial Scholarship

Offered by Oregon Sheep Growers Association

Multiple awards worth up to $1,500
Deadline Jul 15, 2024
Grade Level College Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors & Grad Students

Offered by Oregon Sheep Growers Association

The Oregon Sheep Growers Association Memorial Scholarship is a fantastic opportunity for students who are passionate about agriculture-related fields of study. This scholarship offers up…Show More

The Oregon Sheep Growers Association Memorial Scholarship is a fantastic opportunity for students who are passionate about agriculture-related fields of study. This scholarship offers up…Show More

The Oregon Sheep Growers Association Memorial Scholarship is a fantastic opportunity for students who are passionate about agriculture-related fields of study. This scholarship offers up to $1,500.00 to qualified students who are Oregon residents and majoring in agricultural sciences, veterinary medicine, or an agriculture-related field of study. The award is intended to help with direct educational expenses, such as tuition, books, or academic fees. If you have a career interest in the sheep industry, this scholarship is perfect for you! Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity - applications are due July 15th of every year.Show Less

Multiple awards worth up to $1,500
Deadline Jul 15, 2024
Grade Level College Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors & Grad Students
Get Started

$1,000 Appily Easy College Money Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Appily

Easy Application
Monthly awards worth $1,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Junior, College Freshman & College Sophomore

Offered by Appily

Easy Application

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be…Show More

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be…Show More

This easy scholarship from Appily is open to U.S. high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, 2027) and college transfer students. One scholarship will be awarded each month.Show Less

Monthly awards worth $1,000
Deadline Apr 30, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshman, High School Sophomore, High School Junior, College Freshman & College Sophomore
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Jenner AG Furthering AG Education Scholarship Program

Offered by Jenner AG

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Jul 31, 2024
Grade Level HS Seniors, College Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by Jenner AG

Are you a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior from Illinois or Indiana who has a passion for agriculture? If so, the…Show More

Are you a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior from Illinois or Indiana who has a passion for agriculture? If so, the…Show More

Are you a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior from Illinois or Indiana who has a passion for agriculture? If so, the Jenner AG Furthering AG Education Scholarship Program may be a great opportunity for you! Each year, the scholarship is awarded to multiple Illinois and Indiana residents who are currently or will soon be pursuing an agriculture degree. If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply and sow the seeds towards success! Keep on reading to learn more, and watch your dreams blossom.Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Jul 31, 2024
Grade Level HS Seniors, College Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
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Minnesota State Workforce Development Scholarships

Offered by Minnesota State

Multiple awards worth $2,500
Deadline Varies
Grade Level College Students

Offered by Minnesota State

Are you a Minnesota resident attending one of the 26 community and technical colleges of Minnesota State? If so, you may be eligible for the…Show More

Are you a Minnesota resident attending one of the 26 community and technical colleges of Minnesota State? If so, you may be eligible for the…Show More

Are you a Minnesota resident attending one of the 26 community and technical colleges of Minnesota State? If so, you may be eligible for the Minnesota State Workforce Development Scholarships! Each year, the scholarship awards $2,500 (per academic term) to multiple eligible students pursuing the fields of Education, Public Safety, Construction, Advanced Manufacturing, Agriculture, Health Care Services, Information Technology, Early Childhood Education, or Transportation. Those who have previously received the Workforce Development Scholarship and have since transferred to one of the seven state universities of Minnesota State are also eligible. Bear in mind that preference will be shown to those with financial need. If you're a Minnesota resident attending an in-state community or technical college, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth $2,500
Deadline Varies
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

$5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Christian Connector

Easy Application
1 award worth $5,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors

Offered by Christian Connector

Easy Application

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian…

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian…

Students applying to the $5,000 Christian Connector Scholarship must be current high school students (Class of 2025, 2026, or 2027) interested in attending a Christian university or college.

1 award worth $5,000
Deadline May 31, 2024
Grade Level High School Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
Apply

San Antonio Livestock Exposition Scholarships

Offered by San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Triannual
Grade Level College Students

Offered by San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo

The San Antonio Livestock Exposition Scholarships are open to Texas residents who have graduated from a Texas high school and are attending a Texas college…Show More

The San Antonio Livestock Exposition Scholarships are open to Texas residents who have graduated from a Texas high school and are attending a Texas college…Show More

The San Antonio Livestock Exposition Scholarships are open to Texas residents who have graduated from a Texas high school and are attending a Texas college or university. Students selected for the scholarship are required to submit an unofficial transcript for review at the end of each semester (February 1st, June 30th, and September 30th) to maintain it. If you're a proud Texan attending an in-state college or university, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Triannual
Grade Level College Students
Get Started

U.S. Air Force In-College Scholarship Program (ICSP)

Offered by U.S. Air Force ROTC

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Rolling
Grade Level College Underclassmen

Offered by U.S. Air Force ROTC

Are you a college student interested in serving in the U.S. Air Force? If so, consider applying for the U.S. Air Force In-College Scholarship Program!…Show More

Are you a college student interested in serving in the U.S. Air Force? If so, consider applying for the U.S. Air Force In-College Scholarship Program!…Show More

Are you a college student interested in serving in the U.S. Air Force? If so, consider applying for the U.S. Air Force In-College Scholarship Program! The ISCP is open to college freshmen and sophomores in specific majors whose universities host an Air Force ROTC program and who have completed at least one term as full-time students.  The U.S. Air Force ROTC offers the scholarship program as a way to support students and develop leaders for future members of the air force. Thus, students who are selected for the program must accept a commission as an Air or Space Force officer and serve at least four years on active duty. In addition to this, chosen applicants may receive scholarships in varying amounts to help with their tuition costs. Bear in mind that there is no formal application process for the Program. Rather, Air Force ROTC staff evaluate and nominate cadets themselves. For more details on the In-College Scholarship Program, we recommend contacting your school’s AFROTC detachment. Show Less

Multiple awards worth Varies
Deadline Rolling
Grade Level College Underclassmen
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Agriculture scholarship resources

There are a number of professional organizations that support students interested in a major and career in agriculture! Here are a few organizations that you should check out as your navigate your scholarship search:

1. National FFA Organization: The National FFA Organization offers a variety of scholarships for students pursuing careers in agriculture, including scholarships for students studying animal science, plant science, and agricultural education. 

2. American Farm Bureau Federation: The American Farm Bureau Federation offers scholarships for students pursuing careers in agriculture, including scholarships for students studying agricultural business, agricultural communications, and agricultural engineering.

 3. National Association of Agricultural Educators: The National Association of Agricultural Educators offers scholarships for students pursuing careers in agricultural education, including scholarships for students studying agricultural education and agricultural communications. 

4. National Pork Producers Council: The National Pork Producers Council offers scholarships for students pursuing careers in the pork industry, including scholarships for students studying animal science, veterinary medicine, and agricultural business. 

How to win agriculture scholarships

If you’re passionate about agriculture, your scholarship application should reflect that! Start by brainstorming your experiences and accomplishments in the field. Here are some questions that you might ask: 

  • Have you worked on a farm? 
  • Have you conducted research in agricultural science? 
  • Have you volunteered at an agricultural organization? 

Think about how these experiences have shaped your goals and aspirations. In your application, use concrete examples and stories to show how your passion for agriculture has influenced your academic journey. Also, highlight any specific courses or programs that you’re interested in and how they relate to your future career goals. Don’t be afraid to showcase your unique perspective and ideas for the future of agriculture!

You can also check out our guides on how to write a winning scholarship essay, how to write essays about yourself, and how to start a scholarship essay. In addition to those resources, we have a few more guides to help you ace each of your applications:

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Frequently asked questions about agriculture scholarships

What jobs can you get with an agriculture major?

With an agriculture major, you can pursue a variety of careers related to farming, ranching, and agricultural management. Some potential job titles include agricultural engineer, farm or ranch manager, agricultural economist, soil and plant scientist, agricultural consultant, or agricultural extension agent.

Is an agriculture major in demand?

Yes, there is demand for agriculture majors, as the agriculture industry is critical to providing food and other resources for a growing population. In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment in agricultural and food science occupations will grow by 6% from 2019 to 2029.

What is the average salary for an agriculture major?



The average salary for an agriculture major can vary widely depending on the specific career path you pursue. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for agricultural and food scientists was $68,550 in May 2020, while the median annual wage for farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers was $73,860. However, some careers in agriculture, such as agricultural engineers or agricultural economists, may earn higher salaries.

Salaries also vary from university to university, so we recommend that students check out the College Scorecard to see the average salary for agriculture majors at any given university that offers the major. 
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