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Apply now! USDA 1994 Tribal Scholars Program
Deadline: Sunday, February 5, 2017
Available to high school seniors entering their freshman year of college and rising college sophomores and juniors pursuing a bachelor's degree at a 1994 Land-Grant Tribal College or University.

Earn full tuition, paid internship, employee benefits, fees, books, and room and board each year for up to 4 years.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or better. Scholar must maintain a GPA of 3.0 per semester once awarded a scholarship.
  • Have been accepted for admission or currently attending one of the thirty-five 1994 Tribal Colleges and Universities.
  • Study agriculture, food, natural resource sciences, or other related academic disciplines
  • Demonstrate leadership and community service
  • Submit an official transcript with the school seal and an authorized official's signature
  • Submit a signed application (original signature only)
Scholars are required to study in the following or related disciplines.
  • Agriculture
  • Agricultural Business/Management
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Engineering/Mechanics
  • Agricultural Production and Technology
  • Agronomy or Crop Science
  • Animal Sciences
  • Botany
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Farm and Range Management
  • Food Sciences/Technology
  • Forestry and Related Sciences
  • Home Economics/Nutrition
  • Horticulture
  • Natural Resources Management
  • Soil Conservation/Soil Science
  • Other related disciplines (e.g. non-medical biological sciences, pre-veterinary medicine)