LUBBOCK, Texas — The National Sorghum Foundation and BASF announce a new joint scholarship program for the 2017-2018 school year.
“We are excited to offer the next generation of sorghum support for their education–both inside the classroom and out in the industry,” said Tim Lust, National Sorghum Producers CEO. “Partnering with BASF offers these students the chance to attend the nation’s largest gathering of farmers and learn about the top issues and opportunities in agriculture.”
The jointly offered scholarships will include an award for tuition as well as cover recipients’ participation in the 2017 Commodity Classic in San Antonio, Texas, March 2-4, 2017. Applicants must be the child or grandchild of a NSP member and be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in an agriculturally related curriculum. Undergraduate applicants must be entering at least their second year of study for the 2017-2018 school year.
Interested students can apply for the scholarships at sorghumgrowers.com/sorghum-
For more information about the National Sorghum Foundation or these scholarship programs, visit sorghumgrowers.com/sorghum-