Nov. 1 2018 02:02 PM

Up to $2,000 available to students in Wisconsin, Minnesota and northern Illinois.

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Alltech Wisconsin is proud to offer scholarships to high school and college students furthering their education in the fields of agricultural and life sciences. One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student pursing a four-year degree, and two $500 scholarships will be awarded to students pursing technical degrees in agriculture or life sciences. These awards are open to high school seniors as well as college freshmen, sophomores and juniors.

Alltech Wisconsin Continuing Education Scholarship

Brad Rortvedt, regional sales manager for Alltech Wisconsin, stresses the importance of supporting the future leaders in agriculture. “As agriculture industries continue to evolve to meet the demands of tomorrow’s consumer, the industries’ leaders of tomorrow need to be nurtured and encouraged. With these scholarships, Alltech Wisconsin is pleased to support students interested careers that will positively impact the future of agriculture.”

To apply, download an application from Applicants must reside in Wisconsin, Minnesota or Illinois (north of highway 70) and may attend any school in the United States. Scholarships will be awarded upon proof of completion of the first semester in the 2019-2020 school year. Applications and supporting documents are due to be submitted to the Alltech Wisconsin office by Jan. 15, 2019.