New Horizons Supply Cooperative annually awards (4) four $500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors. At least three of the scholarships are awarded to students whose college course of study will be directly related to agriculture or food science. Both two-year and four-year programs meet the cooperative’s requirements. The applicant’s parent(s) or guardian must be a customer of New Horizons Co-op. Employees and dependents of employees or directors are not eligible for the awards.
Applicants are judged on leadership qualities, scholastic achievement, extra-curricular activities, motivation, and goals. They are required to complete a narrative of at least 200 words telling why they should be selected as a scholarship winner. Two references from acquaintances are also required.
Application forms are available from high school guidance counselors in the New Horizons Co-op trade area. Applications are also available by contacting the Fennimore office at 608-822-3217 or 1-800-321-2128. All application materials must be sent to the scholarship judges by April 10th.
You may download and print out the Scholarship Application form.