For 2024, the Whiteside County Farm Bureau Foundation is offering a minimum of $14,000 in scholarships.
NEW IN 2024
The Foundation is offering a one-time $2,500 scholarship to a student enrolled in veterinary school.
The livestock industry is realizing a decline in the number of veterinarians that work with large animals. This scholarship is to assist a student that plans to make large animals part of their practice.
This scholarship is provided by funding from the Leonard Long memorial. The Long family of Sterling operate a family-owned dairy farm. They are long time supporters of the Foundation's summer Farm Camp program. We were honored to be remembered by the Long family in their time of loss.
Qualifications are as follows:
SCHOLARSHIP POLICY: A student's total scholarship awards shall not exceed $5,000 during their academic career. Students can apply for and receive scholarships for more than one academic year.