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    Dale E. Butz Scholarship

    Offered by Illinois Agricultural Association Foundation

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Jan 19, 2024
    1 award worth

    $1,000

    Grade level

    High School Senior

    Expired deadline:

    February 15, 2023

    Scholarship Overview

    The Dale E. Butz Scholarship annually awards $1,000 to a college-bound high school senior from Illinois who is an Illinois Farm Bureau member or spouse or child of a member. Applicants must also be majoring in agriculture or agribusiness and have a background in production agriculture as demonstrated on the application. This scholarship was established to honor Dale E. Butz’s distinguished career by developing agricultural leaders.

    If this sounds like a good opportunity for you, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

    Editor’s Note: As of 2024, the Dale E. Butz Scholarship appears to be no longer available. If this is incorrect, please reach out to us at [email protected] and we will update this page accordingly.

    About Illinois Agricultural Association Foundation

    The Illinois Agricultural Association Foundation supports Illinois farm families and the future of agriculture through education.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    High School Senior

    Citizenship

    U.S. Citizens

    Academic Interest

    Agribusiness, Agriculture

    State

    Illinois

    Miscellaneous

    Applicants must be Illinois Farm Bureau members or the spouse or child of a member.

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    Essay

    Academic transcript

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    Is this scholarship restricted by institution type?

    This scholarship is restricted for use at two-year colleges, four-year colleges, and trade/technical schools.

    Is this scholarship open to international students?

    No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Illinois Agricultural Association Foundation at [email protected].

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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