Delaware Farm Bureau scholarship deadlines approaching

March 20, 2019

Applications for scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,500 are now being accepted by both the Delaware Farm Bureau Women’s Committee and the Young Farmers & Ranchers. Deadline for Women’s Committee scholarships is April 11, and must be received by the Delaware Farm Bureau office at 4 p.m. on that date.

Deadline for YF&R scholarships is April 12.

Applications are available at the Delaware Farm Bureau office at 3457 South DuPont Highway in Camden, by calling 302-697-3183 to have one emailed or mailed, or by downloading one from the Delaware Farm Bureau website, Under “About Us,” and “committees,” click on either YF&R or Women’s Committee to access the fillable application form which can then be printed. Applications may not be handwritten.

The scholarship applicant or parents (grandparents included for YF&R scholarships) must be members in good standing of the Delaware Farm Bureau for at least one year. Recipients must attend college full-time. 

Requirements differ for each scholarship. Read the rules carefully.

The Women’s Committee will award one $2,500 ag scholarship to a student who is planning to major in and pursue a career in the agricultural field. A $1,000 scholarship will be given to a student in each county who is planning to continue their education at an accredited college or university.

The YF&R scholarship amount varies, depending the success of fundraising efforts.

Students may also be interested in applying for the position of Youth Ambassador. Applications are online at and are due June 28.



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